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New York Times, Friday, January 13, 1978

Author:
Sidney L. Robbins
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 272 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Sidney L. Robbins has 153 pre-Shortz puzzles and 50 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1978, The New York TimesNo. 10,380
Across
1. Southpaw's pitching arm : LEFT
5. Porches around an agora : STOAS
10. Outwit : FOIL
14. Gig rig : OARS
15. Cod : TORSK
16. Anybody's follower : ELSE
17. Triskaidekaphobia : DREADOFTHIRTEEN
20. Supplicates : ENTREATS
21. Reared : RAISED
22. Small coins: Abbr. : CTS
23. In the center : AMID
24. Uses Western Union : CABLES
28. Rack's partner : RUIN
29. Harvest goddess : OPS
32. "___ a Grecian Urn" : ODEON
33. Students' needs : PENS
34. Windy one : OBOE
35. Unlucky diner : THIRTEENTHGUEST
38. Roman garb : TOGA
39. Diagnostic aid : XRAY
40. Lost : ATSEA
41. Air hero : ACE
42. Treble or bass : VIOL
43. State : ASSERT
44. Petty officer, for short : BOSN
45. Prior mo. : ULT
46. Mysterious : OCCULT
49. With ammo removed : UNLOADED
54. 1:00 P.M., Fort Dix : THIRTEENHUNDRED
56. North of Miss., Ala. and Ga. : TENN
57. Fountain nymph : NAIAD
58. Pub-game tool : DART
59. Hasn't paid up : OWES
60. Aesthete's forte : TASTE
61. One of the Alcotts : AMOS
Down
1. Pay dirt : LODE
2. Merit : EARN
3. Worry : FRET
4. Pre-Lenin ruler : TSAR
5. Ermines : STOATS
6. Homesteads, British style : TOFTS
7. Table scraps : ORTS
8. Tree : ASH
9. Minor dispute : SKIRMISH
10. Rank : FETID
11. Sunday sounds in Mexico City : OLES
12. Words of understanding : ISEE
13. Give for a time : LEND
18. Upright : DECENT
19. Type of forest : RAIN
23. Unk's wife : AUNTY
24. Surplice : COTTA
25. Kind of committee : ADHOC
26. Neutral color : BEIGE
27. Modern variation of Laura : LORA
28. Nephric : RENAL
29. Pinguid : OBESE
30. Problem or model : POSER
31. Attack : SETAT
33. Name of fame in Argentina : PERON
34. Sad politicians : OUTS
36. In being : EXISTENT
37. Alphonse's friend : GASTON
42. Unit of electrical force : VOLT
43. Refer (to) : ALLUDE
44. Author of "The Cotter's Saturday Night" : BURNS
45. Remove a fedora : UNHAT
46. Palindromic name : OTTO
47. Use maxilla and mandible : CHEW
48. Moves, to Fellini : CINE
49. Les Etats-___ : UNIS
50. Egyptian skink : ADDA
51. Sixty grains : DRAM
52. Architect Saarinen : EERO
53. Skeeter beaters : DDTS
55. Degree for a NASA worker : EAA

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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