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SOME OF THE PEOPLE

New York Times, Sunday, November 11, 1973

Author: Betty Leary
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 85, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { X Z }, Scrabble score: 531 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 98, Cheaters: 18, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 20
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,856
Across Down
1. Barge owner, for short : CLEO
5. Lazy one : SUSAN
10. Doe et al. : JANES
15. More livid : ASHIER
17. Forage grass : SETARIA
19. Road accident : PILEUP
20. Pretexts : STALLS
21. Goodness! : HEAVENSTOBETSY
23. Contrary one : MARY
24. Music halls : ODEA
26. Women's Lib goal in Paris : EGALITE
27. I stand: Lat. : STO
28. Threshold : SILL
29. Iniquities : ILLS
31. Insect : ANT
32. Hitler's Kampf : MEIN
33. Word with "vive le" : ROI
34. Eye-pupil dilater : BELLADONNA
38. Gossips : CATS
39. Rec-room fixtures : TVSETS
41. Unexpressed : TACIT
42. Board man: Abbr. : CHM
43. Highway spots : MOTELS
45. Stunted ones : RUNTS
46. Secular, in Paris : LAIQUE
50. Brundage : AVERY
51. Town in Portugal : SERTA
52. Camera shots : CLOSEUPS
54. Balzac's Goriot : PERE
55. Victorian quality : NICENELLYISM
58. Aurora : EOS
59. Carplike fish: Var. : RUD
60. Norwegian king : OLAF
61. ___ signum : ECCE
62. Valets : MEN
63. Beast : ASS
64. Milksops : MOLLYCODDLES
68. Poker word : ANTE
70. In the cards : DESTINED
72. French storm : ORAGE
73. Libyan measures : DRAHS
74. Resting : ATEASE
75. Embodiment : IMAGE
76. Kind of ring : SIGNET
77. Parts of qts. : PTS
78. Form of Alice : ALISA
79. Tot's weapon : POPGUN
81. Honest ones : ABES
83. Police special : BLACKMARIA
85. Shoe width : EEE
87. Rex or Walter : REED
88. Haw's partner : HEM
89. E. Indian plant : AMIL
90. Invitation initials : RSVP
92. Go amiss : ERR
93. Spanish ladies : SENORAS
97. Turtle genus : EMYS
99. Seine areas : ILES
100. Fireworks piece : CATHERINEWHEEL
103. Suddenly : ASTART
105. Child of Zeus : ATHENE
106. "___ over spilt . . . " : DONTCRY
107. Sets up : ERECTS
108. Lively : PEART
109. Noncoms : SSGTS
110. Flower : ROSE
1. Dessert : CHARLOTTERUSSE
2. Cowardly : LILYLIVERED
3. Electric item : EEL
4. Approximately : ORSO
5. Miss nothing : SEEALL
6. Miss Hagen : UTA
7. Preserve : SAVE
8. Desert regions : AREG
9. Famous ship : NINA
10. Agree : JIBE
11. Brew : ALE
12. Tennis crowd, so to speak : NETSET
13. Florida city : EUSTIS
14. Observe furtively : SPYON
15. Missiles: Abbr. : ASMS
16. Flight part : STAIR
17. Henley entries : SHELLS
18. Obliquely : ASLANT
19. Paper size : POTT
22. Miss Louise : TINA
25. Weighty action : DIET
30. Roman god of agriculture : SATURN
32. Ike's spouse : MAMIE
34. Egyptian god : BES
35. Italian poet : DANTE
36. Of the number eight : OCTAL
37. Serbian city : NIS
38. Ausable, for one : CHASM
40. Roguish : SLY
42. Ends : CLOSES
43. Plan : MAP
44. Unwelcome bonus for editors : OVERSET
45. Abounding in rocks : REEFY
47. Common field plant : QUEENANNESLACE
48. "I fall ___ thorns of life!" : UPONTHE
49. Curve : ESS
51. Cooking word : SCALD
52. Series of changes : CYCLE
53. Contemptible ones : LICE
55. Not anybody's : NOONES
56. Cicero's that : ILLE
57. Mountain climber's haven : LEDGE
62. Cookies : MARGUERITES
63. Critic Huxtable : ADA
64. Hazes : MISTS
65. Droll : COMIC
66. "Either do it alone ___ for help" : ORASK
67. Vasco ___ : DAGAMA
69. N. Y. time : EST
71. Kind of TV show : TAPED
73. Unearth : DIG
75. Pier union: Abbr. : ILA
76. Drinking place : SPA
78. Chocolate-bar additive : ALMOND
79. In a proper way : PRIMLY
80. Like sardines : OILY
81. Ventilate : AERATE
82. Kind of collar : BERTHA
83. Nigerian people : BENI
84. Moslem princes : AMEERS
86. Chris of tennis : EVERT
87. Tire : RECAP
88. "___ today . . . " : HERE
91. Attention-getting sounds : PSTS
93. Enraptured : SENT
94. Old cars : REOS
95. Plant bristles : AWNS
96. Deficiency: Abbr. : SHTG
98. Early Irish tenant : SAER
101. Pronoun : HER
102. Outside: Prefix : ECT
104. Sign of a crowd : SRO

Answer summary: 13 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 11 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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