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Jim Page
Jim Page

New York Times, Wednesday, October 5, 1977

Author: Jim Page
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 41, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 54, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 11, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
Jim Page has 84 pre-Shortz puzzles and 70 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,280
Across Down
1. Halsey's mil. rank : ADM
4. Fashionable : CHIC
8. The Trojans of Calif. : USC
11. Harpsichordist Landowska : WANDA
13. Rock musical : HAIR
14. Certain degree : NTH
15. White House dog in Nixon's day : KINGTIMAHOE
17. 100-___ shot : TOI
18. Authors Levin and Wolfert : IRAS
19. Japanese monastery : TERA
20. In wild confusion : ARIOT
22. Relating to God as ruler of men : RECTORAL
24. "Streetcar" character : STELLA
25. Exclamation in Dixie : SHO
26. Photographer Riefenstahl : LENI
27. Tripoli's ancient name : OEA
28. "I Can Dream, ___?" (1937 song) : CANTI
30. State flower of Utah : SEGO
32. Headlights setting : DIM
35. Secret place for outlaws : HIDEOUT
37. Lansbury and Davis : ANGELAS
40. Battering object : RAM
41. Bobby Orr score : GOAL
43. Antelope of Africa : ORIBI
44. "___ Joey" : PAL
46. Fibber : LIAR
48. "Krazy ___" : KAT
49. Table linen : NAPERY
52. Hem droppers or raisers : ALTERERS
54. Joan ___ : OFARC
55. On a cruise : ASEA
56. Habitat: Comb. form : OIKO
57. Foxhole : PIT
58. Beyond the paper-training stage : HOUSEBROKEN
61. Pitti Palace attraction : ART
62. They, in Roma : ESSI
63. Debussy composition : LAMER
64. Willy ___, rocketry expert : LEY
65. Fixed fee : RATE
66. Annapolis grad : ENS
1. Feeling of anxiety : ANGST
2. Insecticide : DDT
3. ___ d'hôtel : MAITRE
4. White House dog in J.F.K.'s day : CHARLIE
5. Sounds of laughter : HAHA
6. CX : IIO
7. Make : CREATE
8. "Wait ___ Dark" : UNTIL
9. Milker's seat : STOOL
10. Actress-dancer Rivera : CHITA
11. Fox terrier : WIREHAIR
12. Boa constrictor : ANACONDA
15. Cherry brandy : KIRSCH
16. ___ an end : MEANSTO
21. First grader's book : READER
23. Mélange : OLIO
24. In a jiffy : SOON
29. Moderate : TEMPER
31. Sea fed by the Jordan : GALILEE
33. Campaign slogan in 1956 : ILIKEIKE
34. Bank robber of the 30's : MABARKER
36. Like Andersen's duckling : UGLY
38. Author Vidal : GORE
39. Keeps warm, as nest eggs : SITSON
42. "I Love ___," by Lauder and Grafton : ALASSIE
45. Robin Hood, e.g. : ARCHER
47. "Thou preparest ___ before me": Psalm 23 : ATABLE
49. Prickly pear : NOPAL
50. Blazing : AFIRE
51. Small cake or candy : PATTY
53. Kitchen, boudoir, etc. : ROOMS
55. Vienna is its cap. : AUST
59. Explorer Johnson : OSA
60. Threw one's hat in the ring : RAN

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

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