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New York Times, Tuesday, October 22, 1974

Author: Martha J. DeWitt
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
Martha J. DeWitt has 72 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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Across Down
1. Garbed : CLAD
5. Wall St. event of 1907 : PANIC
10. Kismet : FATE
14. Mother : LODE
15. Thing remembered at San Jacinto : ALAMO
16. 80% of devil : EVIL
17. Face shape : OVAL
18. Antagonist : RIVAL
19. Apple shooter : TELL
20. Supply's partner : DEMAND
22. Ones with specialized esteem : EGOTISTS
24. Courts : WOOS
26. Time periods : ERAS
27. Junction of the Seneca and Tugaloo : SAVANNAH
31. Georgia city : ATHENS
35. Mindful : AWARE
36. Clues : LEADS
38. Van Winkle : RIP
39. Next step above breeze : GALE
40. Dispatch boat : AVISO
41. Fireman's equipment : HOSE
42. Inner: Prefix : ESO
43. Handcuffs : IRONS
44. Khartoum's land : SUDAN
45. Psychiatrist, informally : SHRINK
47. Right of passage : EASEMENT
49. Use a trawl net : DRAG
51. Ancient kingdom : MOAB
52. River to the Missouri : CHEYENNE
56. Suggest, as a subject : BROACH
60. Shake, rattle and ___ : ROLL
61. Find the answer : SOLVE
63. Tempt : LURE
64. Ring stone : OPAL
65. Like certain waves of grain : AMBER
66. Pearson : DREW
67. Stockyard units : PENS
68. Installs : SEATS
69. Marbles : TAWS
1. Numskull : CLOD
2. Nothing, in tennis : LOVE
3. Bede : ADAM
4. Washington's crossing : DELAWARE
5. "___ my glove" : PARDON
6. Baba : ALI
7. Church part : NAVE
8. Icon : IMAGE
9. Grand Canyon divider : COLORADO
10. Prepossession : FETISH
11. Streets: Abbr. : AVES
12. Pinball-machine foul : TILT
13. Cloth measures : ELLS
21. Zilch : NONE
23. Makes edging : TATS
25. Parlor naval game : SALVO
27. Wise ones : SAGES
28. Barely floating : AWASH
29. Courage : VALOR
30. German poet : HEINE
32. Wear away : ERODE
33. Jewish month : NISAN
34. Effete : SPENT
37. Indian state : ASSAM
40. "The ___ Traveller" : ARKANSAS
41. Current flowing past Peru : HUMBOLDT
43. Concerning : INRE
44. Cauterize : SEAR
46. "___ of the King" : IDYLLS
48. Brings to reason : SOBERS
50. Kobold : GNOME
52. Harvest : CROP
53. Aspiration : HOPE
54. Verve : ELAN
55. Napoleon's prison : ELBA
57. Emanation : AURA
58. Master's hands : CREW
59. Cuts : HEWS
62. Old hand : VET

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