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Louise Earnest
Louise Earnest

New York Times, Friday, September 8, 1967

Author:
Louise Earnest
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { F J Q X }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 81, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
Louise Earnest has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,600
Across
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Year before the Fourth Crusade. : MCCI
5
Mantilla. : VEIL
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Juvenile favorite. : BAMBI
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Press. : IRON
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High: Prefix. : ALTI
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One of the archangels. : URIEL
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Exertion. : DINT
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Bright, checkered pattern. : TATTERSALL
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Star flower. : ASTER
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Some travelers. : MOTORISTS
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Helix. : SPIRAL
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Thailand's neighbor. : LAOS
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Acronym from the 1930's. : NAZI
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Ranges of knowledge. : KENS
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Fashion from London. : MOD
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One of the fallen angels. : BEELZEBUB
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Seasoning herb. : SAGE
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Everywhere: Prefix. : OMNI
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Phrase of agreement. : SODOI
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French verb. : ETRE
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Ski resort in Utah. : ALTA
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Refused to deal with. : BOYCOTTED
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Cobb and others. : TYS
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Braces. : TWOS
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Slacken. : EASE
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Asiatic sea. : ARAL
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Virtue, in Hindu lands. : DHARMA
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Native. : ABORIGINE
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Member of the wedding. : USHER
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Collar. : TURTLENECK
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Island off Scotland. : IONA
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Woodman's route. : TRAIL
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Bird of prey. : KITE
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Colorless. : DRAB
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Namesakes of a princess. : ANNES
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Weather forecast. : SNOW
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Noun endings. : ENTS
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Legendary king. : MIDAS
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Lively. : CRISP
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Atlas features. : CONTINENTS
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Among other things. : INTERALIA
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Brewery structure. : VAT
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Where Susa was. : ELAM
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Leave ___ me. : ITTO
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Family member. : LITTLEBOY
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Pack animals. : BURROS
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Accented part of a foot of verse. : ARSIS
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Namesakes of a Sinatra. : MIAS
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Kind of highway. : BELT
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Troubles. : ILLS
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Of the dawn. : EOAN
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Tease: Colloq. : RAZZ
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What "jacet" means. : LIES
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Prestige: Colloq. : KUDOS
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Zermatt's peak. : MATTERHORN
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Giant's cousin. : OGRE
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Exploit. : DEED
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Ketch. : BOAT
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Dickens character. : EMLY
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Rice birds. : BOBOLINKS
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Reserves. : SETSASIDE
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Cold. : ICED
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Molokai's neighbor. : OAHU
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Coloratura's forte. : TRILLS
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Pay. : WAGE
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Man's nickname. : ARTIE
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___ work. : MENAT
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Desert dwellers. : ARABS
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"___ boy!" : ATTA
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Scottish stream. : BURN
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African port. : ORAN
53
Well-known negative. : NEIN
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Outer: Prefix. : ECTO
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It "isn't far from London!" : KEW

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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