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New York Times, Monday, January 3, 1977

Author: Raymond F. Eisner
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { G J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 259 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
Raymond F. Eisner has 36 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,005
Across Down
1. Guinness or Waugh : ALEC
5. Milk: Prefix : LACTO
10. Glacial ridges : OSAR
14. "I have to ___ many things!" : DOSO
15. Loathe : ABHOR
16. Idaho's neighbor : UTAH
17. Sandarac tree : ARAR
18. Kind of vote or box : VOICE
19. Pianist Peter : NERO
20. Order-keepers at parades : MOUNTEDPOLICE
23. Gaelic : ERSE
24. Ice pinnacle : SERAC
27. Confederate general Jubal : EARLY
30. Miss Claire et al. : INAS
33. Road sign : SLO
34. Mine, in Marseille : AMOI
35. Have ambition : ASPIRE
37. "___ your turn" : ITS
38. Showy tropical trees : ROYALPOINCIANAS
41. Word before la : TRA
42. Passages : AISLES
43. Being, in Biarritz : ETRE
44. Holbrook or March : HAL
45. Ancient temple : NAOS
46. Riley's punkin covering : FROST
47. Highway to north : ALCAN
49. Field game : POLO
51. Guy Lombardo band member : ROYALCANADIAN
58. Like ___ of bricks : ATON
60. Grizzly and polar : BEARS
61. Youth org. : YWCA
62. Pitcher Schoolboy : ROWE
63. Bump, in Dijon : BOSSE
64. Cleo's river : NILE
65. Works on leather : TANS
66. Talent, for one : ASSET
67. Chemical suffixes : ENES
1. Garden evictee : ADAM
2. Monk parrot : LORO
3. Son of Isaac : ESAU
4. Her children were her jewels : CORNELIA
5. Bathes : LAVES
6. Dwelling : ABODE
7. Poker or potato : CHIP
8. S. A. toucan : TOCO
9. Soviet city : OREL
10. ___ of prevention : OUNCE
11. Maneuvers deliberately : STEERSINTO
12. Swiss river : AAR
13. Greek letter : RHO
21. Subject to strain : TRY
22. Japanese immigrant : ISSEI
25. Sacred places : ALTARS
26. Pet lamb : COSSET
27. Singer Kitt : EARTHA
28. Lacking principles : AMORAL
29. Queen's tiara : ROYALCROWN
30. Hardwood trees : IPILS
31. Baseball team : NINE
32. Circle parts : ARCS
35. Samoan capital : APIA
36. Mediocre : SOSO
39. Singer Ross : LANNY
40. Heavier-than-air craft : AERODYNE
46. Neighbor of Ga. : FLA
48. Excellent ratings : AONES
49. Take apart a sentence : PARSE
50. Beginning : ONSET
52. Eban : ABBA
53. Durocher and Tolstoy : LEOS
54. Peggy of TV : CASS
55. "Heads ___ tails . . . " : IWIN
56. Asian tree : ACLE
57. Scottish negatives : NAES
58. Carney : ART
59. Up ___ point : TOA

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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