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New York Times, Saturday, November 13, 1976

Author: Anthony B. Canning
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
Anthony B. Canning has 26 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1976, The New York TimesNo. 9,954
Across Down
1. Leader of R.I. rebellion : DORR
5. Tiresome ones : BORES
10. Deer : ROES
14. Robt. ___ : ELEE
15. Dirge : ELEGY
16. Overhang : EAVE
17. Botch : MESS
18. Feature of Texas's flag : SINGLESTAR
20. Number of dollars 1850 sale netted Texas : IOOOOOOO
22. Outmoded : PASSE
23. Litter member : RUNT
24. Seed appendage : ARIL
26. Military zones: Abbr. : SCTRS
28. Era important to Houston : SPACEAGE
32. W.W. II army org. : WAAC
33. Great or White : PLAINS
35. Org. of 1930's : NRA
36. Irish nobleman : AIRE
37. Partner of rise : SHINE
38. Obstacle : SNAG
39. Compass point : NNE
40. Purse contents : CHANGE
41. Rozelle of football : PETE
42. Area akin to Texas's gulf frontage : SEACOAST
44. Short-haired dog : BOXER
45. Big Ten member : IOWA
46. Wild buffalo : ARNA
47. Catkin : AMENT
50. Words in Texas's nickname : LONESTAR
54. Words in Texas's topography : FORESTLAND
57. Unctuous : OILY
58. Power source : ATOM
59. Alamo victim : BOWIE
60. Kyle of football : ROTE
61. Ponselle : ROSA
62. Methods: Abbr. : SYSTS
63. Navy upper-crust: Abbr. : SNOS
1. Part: Prefix : DEMI
2. Spread : OLEO
3. Texas hill country, e.g. : RESORTAREA
4. Coal or natural gas, e.g. : RESOURCE
5. Stupefy : BESOT
6. Hodgepodge : OLIO
7. City of slots : RENO
8. Spur, with "on" : EGG
9. Word part: Abbr. : SYL
10. Car-lot deal : RESALE
11. Feel one's ___ : OATS
12. Tanguay and others : EVAS
13. Barren : SERE
19. Certain writings : EPICS
21. Suffixes for gases : ONS
24. Copying : APING
25. Asian princess : RANEE
26. Cygnets : SWANS
27. Mutiny ship : CAINE
28. Moritz or Pierre : SAINT
29. Texas event of 1845 : ANNEXATION
30. Fireplace part : GRATE
31. Agog : EAGER
33. Shucks! : PSHAW
34. Forbidden City : LHASA
38. Angels : SPONSORS
40. Ducklike birds : COOTS
43. One of the arts : CINEMA
44. Religious degree : BRE
46. Llamas' habitat : ANDES
47. Off : AFAR
48. Marquand's sleuth : MOTO
49. Aphrodite's son : EROS
50. Bonar and John : LAWS
51. " . . . with a blue ribbon ___" : ONIT
52. Voice : ALTO
53. Liquors : RYES
55. Recipe abbr. : TBS
56. Myrna : LOY

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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