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New York Times, Thursday, September 9, 1965

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { F J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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Council. : BOARD
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Titled Turk. : AGHA
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Young salmon. : PARR
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Fervor. : ARDOR
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Ground corn. : MEAL
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Biblical twin. : ESAU
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Small Old World crane. : DEMOISELLE
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Feminine suffix. : ETTE
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Silly smile. : SIMPER
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Appalling person: Colloq. : TERROR
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French verb. : ETRE
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Tide's partner. : TIME
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Greece, in Greece. : ELLAS
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Conducts. : LEADS
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Station wagon. : CAR
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Orange-yellow. : PEACH
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Corsica, for one: Abbr. : ISL
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Plant yielding blue dye. : WOAD
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Part of the street scene. : POSTER
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Convention speakers. : KEYNOTERS
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Observation. : ESPIAL
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Sea-going abbreviation. : NAUT
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One of the Brownes. : SAM
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Feat: Colloq. : STUNT
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Solution: Abbr. : ANS
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One kind of milk. : SPILT
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Fabric. : SERGE
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Identical. : SAME
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Greek goddess. : ERIS
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Sprightly wit. : ESPRIT
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Ball team. : ANGELS
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His: Fr. : ALUI
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Timber tree of the Southwest. : PRINCEWOOD
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Witnessed. : SEEN
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Munro's nom de plume. : SAKI
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Rouen's river. : SEINE
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Says further. : ADDS
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Genus of trees. : OLEA
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Present, for one. : TENSE
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Incorrect. : BAD
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Electra's brother. : ORESTES
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Handsome red butterfly. : ADMIRAL
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Lodged. : ROOMED
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Type of coffee grind. : DRIP
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Language of a sort. : AMERICAN
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Colloid. : GEL
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Garment. : HALTER
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To windward. : ALEE
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Without equal. : PEERLESS
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Place in Arthurian romances. : ASTOLAT
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Vicious circle, current style. : RATRACE
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Regret. : RUE
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Clique. : SET
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News on TV. : REPORTS
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Samuel's teacher. : ELI
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Type of lily. : MADONNA
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Wall Street abbreviation. : SHR
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Jersey. : SWEATER
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Popeye's girl, Olive ___. : OYL
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A little: Fr. : PEU
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Big wheels. : KINGPINS
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Island of the Antipodes. : TASMANIA
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Letter. : ESS
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Hardened. : STEELED
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Carried on. : PURSUED
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Cut of meat. : SIRLOIN
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"___ House," Susan Glaspell's prize play. : ALISONS
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Abbreviation in cartography. : MTS
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Of the stars. : ASTRAL
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Baseball nickname. : PEEWEE
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Stenographer's abbreviation. : ENC
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___ facto. : IPSO
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Metrical romance. : GEST
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Fresh ___ daisy. : ASA
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Dwight. : IKE
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Scottish river. : DEE

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