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New York Times, Tuesday, November 19, 1974

Author: George Laczko
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
George Laczko has 37 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1974, The New York TimesNo. 9,229
Across Down
1. Playbill listing : CAST
5. Desserts : ICES
9. Surrender rights : WAIVE
14. Field: Lat. : AGER
15. Zola heroine : NANA
16. Vintage movie : OLDIE
17. Branches : RAMI
18. Barrie's fairy : TINKERBELL
20. Pressroom need : PRINTERSINK
22. Brew : ALE
23. Hold's holding : CARGO
24. Kind of diplomacy : DOLLAR
26. Laborer : COOLIE
28. Publish : ISSUE
30. Those summoned aboard : ALL
31. Verify : PROVE
33. Subdued : TAMED
37. Celebrity : LION
39. Caviar : ROE
40. Trifle : FICO
41. Hermit : LONER
43. Fortified : ARMED
46. Sgt., for one : NCO
47. Certain bird : EARLY
49. Placard : POSTER
51. Heavy hammer : SLEDGE
54. Bailey and others : BILLS
55. Polish : WAX
56. Cozy : WARMASTOAST
61. Minimally : INTHELEAST
63. Whimper : PULE
64. Rocky debris : SCREE
65. Seed covering : ARIL
66. College course: Abbr. : ECON
67. Learned of : HEARD
68. Unit of force : DYNE
69. Origin : SEED
1. Fish : CARP
2. Culture medium : AGAR
3. Punctuation mark : SEMICOLON
4. Threefold : TRINAL
5. Whole number : INTEGER
6. Largest city in Africa : CAIRO
7. Austrian river : ENNS
8. H. H. Munro : SAKI
9. Exercise : WORKOUT
10. Vestment : ALB
11. Utopian : IDEAL
12. Riviera home : VILLA
13. Fisherman : EELER
19. Concludes : ENDS
21. Journey : TRIP
25. Petal : LEAF
26. Summon : CALL
27. Hodgepodge : OLIO
28. Piano key : IVORY
29. Appear : SEEM
32. Spoken : ORAL
34. Roast-lamb garnish : MINTSAUCE
35. Behold: Lat. : ECCE
36. Place for a knob : DOOR
38. Lack : NEED
42. Hay-fever source : RAGWEED
44. New Testament letter : EPISTLE
45. Blockhead : DOLT
48. Genuine : REAL
50. Slalom courses : SLOPES
51. Fabric sound : SWISH
52. Spear : LANCE
53. Mob-scene player : EXTRA
54. Washbowl : BASIN
57. Audition : READ
58. Grand old name : MARY
59. Blackthorn fruit : SLOE
60. Take care of : TEND
62. Pronoun : HER

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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