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New York Times, Thursday, November 13, 1980

Author: Arnold Moss
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Arnold Moss has 28 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,328
Across Down
1. Not closed : AJAR
5. Stun : AMAZE
10. N.T. book : MATT
14. " . . . ___ labour's bath": Shak. : SORE
15. Surrealist oils : DALIS
16. State : AVER
17. Glided on ice : SLID
18. Praying figure : ORANT
19. "___ Like It Hot" : SOME
20. Long-lasting associations at Le Havre? : OLDFRENCHSHIPS
23. Years and years and years : EONS
24. Hospital group : AIDES
25. Rule : SWAY
27. County in W Ireland : CLARE
30. Dyne or erg : UNIT
31. Framework of reference : SCHEMA
33. Czech play : RUR
36. Do or die in Helsinki? : FIGHTTOAFINNISH
39. Goddess of plenty : OPS
40. Form of limestone : OOLITE
41. Shot and shell : AMMO
42. Script direction : ENTER
43. Bric-a-___ : BRAC
44. Town in S Indiana : PAOLI
47. TV's Jack : PAAR
49. Etonian's wear in Bangkok? : OLDSCHOOLTHAIS
55. "___, Pagliaccio" : RIDI
56. Cooper Mohican : UNCAS
57. Stumble : TRIP
59. ___ jerk : KNEE
60. Dept. headed by Muskie : STATE
61. Arena at Atlanta : OMNI
62. Followers of saw and law : YERS
63. Between Daniel and Joel : HOSEA
64. Dernier cri : RAGE
1. Sancho Panza's Dapple : ASS
2. Largest island in the Sulu Archipelago : JOLO
3. Seed covering : ARIL
4. Poe's "The Masque of the ___" : REDDEATH
5. Embellish : ADORN
6. ___-tail (cirrus cloud) : MARES
7. Actor Arkin : ALAN
8. Its atomic weight is 65.37 : ZINC
9. Native of Tallinn : ESTH
10. No. 5 iron : MASHIE
11. Shun : AVOID
12. Home of the Sun Devils : TEMPE
13. What Belinda loses in a Pope poem : TRESS
21. Vaudevillian Eddie : FOY
22. Plastic wrapping : SARAN
25. Use shears : SNIP
26. Perukes : WIGS
27. Professorship : CHAIR
28. One of Larry Holmes's weapons : LEFT
29. Girlfriend, in Quebec : AMIE
30. Outer-space vehicle? : UFO
31. Nickname of a former Yankee pitcher : STOT
32. Porter who put on airs : COLE
33. Heroine of "Green Mansions" : RIMA
34. Mil. branch : USMC
35. After pi : RHO
37. Application for the hair : TONIC
38. Important role in "Our Town" : NARRATOR
42. Venner and Dinsmore : ELSIES
43. Scrooge word : BAH
44. Cartoon character : PORKY
45. MacMahon or Bernstein : ALINE
46. More eccentric : ODDER
47. Kind of glass : PLATE
48. Confused : ATSEA
50. "___, little baby . . . " : HUSH
51. Not taken in by : ONTO
52. Wood sorrels : OCAS
53. "La Douce" : IRMA
54. Squeal; rat : SING
58. Easy thing, proverbially : PIE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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