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New York Times, Friday, January 28, 1977

Author: Elaine D. Schorr
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,030
Across Down
1. Kind of rash or wave : HEAT
5. Discontinue: Abbr. : SUSP
9. Philippine mount : APO
12. Western spread : RANCH
13. "___ yellow ribbon on . . . " : TIEA
14. Ferrer : MEL
15. Writer Jean Paul : SARTRE
16. Jocasta's daughter : ANTIGONE
18. Query to a concert pianist : ANDREWATTSDOING
20. Central American Indian : MAYA
21. God of the outer sea : OCEANUS
22. Play area for enfants : PARC
24. "Lohengrin" et al. : OPERAS
28. Explorer Johnson : OSA
31. Ground gripper : CLEAT
34. Wildcat : EYRA
35. Query about a comic : CANBUDDYHACKETT
39. Gal Friday : AIDE
40. Jubal Anderson ___ : EARLY
41. Understand : SEE
42. Charybdis's companion : SCYLLA
45. ___ podrida : OLLA
47. Acid ester : LACTONE
50. Promenade : MALL
54. Query to an inventor : ELIASHOWEGOESIT
58. Topaz or tourmaline : GEMSTONE
59. Got the soap out : RINSED
60. Collection of data : ANA
61. Buck character : OLAN
62. Like some days : OLDEN
63. What some topers get : DTS
64. Père's heir : FILS
65. Routine: Abbr. : SYST
1. Thomas or Oliver : HARDY
2. Catch : ENTRAP
3. Land measure : ACRE
4. Man of ___ (sophisticate) : THEWORLD
5. Kind of hood : STATE
6. Range of the Rockies : UINTA
7. ___ store by (discounts) : SETSNO
8. No longer in debt : PAIDUP
9. Mine, in Paris : AMOI
10. Quaker name : PENN
11. Cassini : OLEG
12. Indian prince : RANA
15. Actor Wanamaker : SAM
17. Hide-and-___ : GOSEEK
19. Acquiesce : ACCEDE
23. Needle: Prefix : ACU
25. Certain grains : RYES
26. Comedian Johnson : ARTE
27. Gorge : SATE
28. Wood sorrels : OCAS
29. Eastern ketch : SAIC
30. Williams : ANDY
32. Wife of Shamash : AYA
33. Royal resting place : THRONE
36. ___ artes: Sp. : BELLAS
37. Symphonic movements : ALLEGROS
38. Geometric shape: Abbr. : CYL
43. "___ the Mohicans" : LASTOF
44. Uganda people : ACHOLI
46. Something to make : AMENDS
48. Of melody : TONAL
49. Olympic-star Jesse : OWENS
51. Stock or bond, e.g. : ASSET
52. Legal right : LIEN
53. Inc., in Britain : LTD
54. Exclamation of old : EGAD
55. Afforded : LENT
56. "___ corny as . . . " : IMAS
57. Unctuous : OILY

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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