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New York Times, Wednesday, January 26, 1977

Author: Ronald C. Hirschfeld
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 307 (avg 1.64)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
Ronald C. Hirschfeld has 25 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,028
Across Down
1. Malay prince : RAJAH
6. Ocean fish : OPAH
10. Mop : SWAB
14. In the bag : ONICE
15. Depend : RELY
16. Mexican fare : TACO
17. Like a librarian's job : BIBLIOGRAPHICAL
20. Master : LEARN
21. Capt. Corcoran's command : PINAFORE
22. Left Bank's river : SEINE
24. Balance : OFFSET
25. "For he heard the loud ___" : BASSOON
27. ___ Anne de Beaupré : STE
28. Johnny of 1860's : REB
29. Nasty : SNIDE
31. Entangle : SNARE
35. Keats works : ODES
37. Reading course, for short : LIT
38. Mark : SCAR
39. Indian city : DELHI
41. Oodles : SCADS
44. Power agency : TVA
45. Pier org. : ILA
47. Elevate : UPRAISE
49. Universal : COSMIC
52. Trotsky and Errol : LEONS
53. Schubert work : AVEMARIA
55. Suffix for Dem or plut : OCRAT
58. Like Webster's work : LEXICOGRAPHICAL
61. Algonquian : CREE
62. Arias : SOLI
63. Earthy clay : OCHRE
64. Insubordination : SASS
65. Charon's river : STYX
66. Luster : SHEEN
1. ___ Roy : ROB
2. Indigo : ANIL
3. Agree : JIBE
4. In ___ by itself : ACLASS
5. Barbara Hutton for one : HEIRESS
6. Assn. : ORG
7. How this word fits in : PERPENDICULARLY
8. Kirghiz range : ALAI
9. God of sleep : HYPNOS
10. Sets : STIFFENS
11. Indians of Southwest : WACOS
12. Not ___ in this world : ACARE
13. Pianist Jorge : BOLET
18. Spanish or Bermuda : ONION
19. Tool handles : HAFTS
23. Short fibers : NOILS
25. The Venerable ___ : BEDE
26. Spy of post–W.W. II era : ABEL
28. Hot or divining : ROD
30. Storehouse : ETAPE
32. Takes steps : ACTS
33. Kind of review : RAVE
34. Time period : ERA
36. Emulates Sister Kate : SHIMMIES
40. Of the pelvis : ILIAC
42. Hang down : DROOP
43. Panza and others : SANCHOS
46. Come ___ (happen onto) : ACROSS
48. Has wealth : ISRICH
49. Prefixes for limestones : CALCS
50. ___ barrel : OVERA
51. Male and female : SEXES
54. "___ Rhythm" : IGOT
56. Yearn : ACHE
57. Biblical weed : TARE
59. ___-la-Chapelle : AIX
60. Bernstein, to friends : LEN

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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