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New York Times, Monday, October 6, 1975

Author: Manny Miller
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.31, Missing: { F J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 296 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Manny Miller has 32 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,550
Across Down
1. Immense : VAST
5. Swamp : MARSH
10. Brit. legislators : MPS
13. Girl's name : ETTA
14. Spry : AGILE
15. Coin in Naples : LIRA
16. Recess : NOOK
17. Russian marten : SOBOL
18. Monogram: Abbr. : INIT
19. Turmoil : UNREST
21. "Come up and see me ___" : SOMETIME
23. Arabs and Hebrews : SEMITES
25. Trappers' prizes : PELTS
26. Kind of song : TORCH
28. Powder : TALCUM
31. Given authority : EMPOWERED
35. River of France : MEUSE
36. Oven : KILN
37. Takes out : DELES
39. Made a fast exit : BLEW
40. Insects : GNATS
42. Bargaining-table members : EMPLOYERS
44. Strut about : SASHAY
46. Moonshine gear : STILL
47. ___ Ranger : TEXAS
49. Gets married, à la Winchell : SPLICES
53. Discourses publicly : PRELECTS
56. Afghan native : PATHAN
57. Emanation : AURA
58. Hoist : HEAVE
60. French actor Jacques : TATI
61. Same: Lat. : IDEM
62. Caruso, for one : TENOR
63. Told a story : LIED
64. ___ Sea : RED
65. Glasses, for short : SPECS
66. Eagle : ERNE
1. Planet : VENUS
2. What some repenters do : ATONE
3. Kind of window : STORM
4. Run away : TAKEITONTHELAM
5. Won control of : MASTERED
6. Long ___ : AGO
7. Umbrella parts : RIBS
8. Sailing boat : SLOOP
9. Batter's wear : HELMET
10. Very small : MINISCULE
11. Partner of proper : PRIM
12. Indulge to the full : SATE
15. Gradually : LITTLEBYLITTLE
20. Put away : STOW
22. Ancient kingdom : ELAM
24. Rock debris : SCREE
27. Tillers : HELMS
29. Addict : USER
30. Cries from Tabby : MEWS
31. Heartbeat recordings: Abbr. : EKGS
32. Old unit of weight : MINA
33. Drunk : PLASTERED
34. Govt. bureaus : DEPTS
38. Footwear : SLIPPERS
41. ___-Coburg : SAXE
43. Jar : OLLA
45. Pleasure boats : YACHTS
48. Excessive : STEEP
50. Preside at a meeting : CHAIR
51. Corroded : EATEN
52. Nasty : SNIDE
53. Poker holding : PAIR
54. Rough : RUDE
55. Rational : SANE
59. Grammar case: Abbr. : VOC

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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