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New York Times, Wednesday, January 12, 1977

Author:
Eli Wesoff
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 84, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.40, Missing: { F J Q X }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
Eli Wesoff has 93 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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Across
1. Gesture of indifference : SHRUG
6. Oat or square : MEAL
10. Convulsive sound : GASP
14. Headpiece : TIARA
15. "What ___ is new?" : ELSE
16. Molding : OGEE
17. Kind of fool : APRIL
18. Count oneself out : TAKEAWALK
20. Part of Mao's name : TSE
21. Stupid one : LOON
23. Miltie : BERLE
24. Ceiling ___ : ZERO
25. Astronomer's concern : STAR
27. Loud noise : REPORT
30. Diamonds, e.g. : SUIT
31. Starting letters : ABC
34. Sardonic writing : IRONY
35. Science-fiction pioneer : VERNE
36. ___ Alte : DER
37. Tabletop item : VASE
38. Reiner and Carmer : CARLS
39. Forsyte story : SAGA
40. Letter : ESS
41. Kind of bank : PIGGY
42. Producer Joshua : LOGAN
43. ___ off : TEE
44. Recurrent chill : AGUE
45. Cancel : DELETE
46. Gaelic : ERSE
47. Cracker spread : PATE
48. Things often gone on : DIETS
51. Encircle : GIRD
52. Owl's question : WHO
55. Only a bit in debt, perhaps : INTHEPINK
58. Arctic, for one : OCEAN
60. ___ of execution : STAY
61. Wings : ALAE
62. Half a Wash. city : WALLA
63. Part of a univ. : COLL
64. ___ up (cinches) : SEWS
65. Synthetic : NYLON
Down
1. Suffix for photo or rheo : STAT
2. Parts of cheers : HIPS
3. Word for Jonson : RARE
4. Swiss canton : URI
5. Peanut or art : GALLERY
6. Words of inclusion : METOO
7. Panache : ELAN
8. Inquire : ASK
9. Grant or Remick : LEE
10. Dance's Champion : GOWER
11. Seaweed product : AGAR
12. Convince : SELL
13. Dog, for short : PEKE
19. Lessen : ABATE
22. Scrap : ORT
24. Torrid, for one : ZONE
25. Uncivil : SURLY
26. Coats with solder : TINS
27. Fastener : RIVET
28. Rub out : ERASE
29. Good guys in a Western : POSSE
30. Suit material : SERGE
31. Proverb : ADAGE
32. Biblical verb : BEGAT
33. Stephen or whooping : CRANE
35. Vera of radio days : VAGUE
38. Smokes, for short : CIGS
39. Fish : SOLE
41. Break down a sentence : PARSE
42. Disappoint : LETDOWN
45. Women's org. : DAR
46. Gasoline additive : ETHYL
47. Zebulon and family : PIKES
48. Record : DISC
49. Preposition : INTO
50. Common Latin abbr. : ETAL
51. Chew : GNAW
52. Oil or wishing : WELL
53. Nimbus : HALO
54. Son of Judah : ONAN
56. Dance step : PAS
57. ___ de France : ILE
59. Small island : CAY

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