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New York Times, Monday, November 24, 1980

Author:
Carol Dutting
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 272 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Carol Dutting has 10 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,339
Across
1. Lively dance : GALOP
6. Flavor : SAPOR
11. Certain drs. : GPS
14. Castle or Dunne : IRENE
15. "Bernard ___," Farrell novel : CLARE
16. Try for office : RUN
17. Slam bid : SEVENHEARTS
19. Exist : ARE
20. Native of an Asian country : TAI
21. Kind of button : PANIC
22. Capital of Crete : CANEA
24. Ersatz : FAKE
25. Dogged : HOUNDED
27. Unstable : LABILE
30. Via ___, tourists' mecca in Rome : VENETO
31. Sharif and Bradley : OMARS
32. Rod's partner : REEL
33. Roof ornaments : EPIS
36. Game at a Reno casino : DICE
37. Unkempt : MESSY
38. Fine lawn : LENO
39. Annoys : IRKS
40. Wine city : ASTI
41. More tender : SORER
42. Ranges : GAMUTS
44. Meal : REPAST
45. Merry trio in songs : TRALALA
47. Borge or Hamlet : DANE
48. Frost-covered : RIMED
49. Moslem priests : IMAMS
51. Hunter or Fleming : IAN
54. Tenet : ISM
55. Bad news in a board game : DONOTPASSGO
58. Modernist : NEO
59. Lycée attender : ELEVE
60. Carries : TOTES
61. Hostelry : INN
62. Crusader at D.C. : NADER
63. Lyric poem : EPODE
Down
1. Nub : GIST
2. Region : AREA
3. Dolly of "Hello, Dolly!" : LEVI
4. "___ Fine Day" : ONE
5. Correspondents : PENPALS
6. Act unit : SCENE
7. Part of the name of a fronton game : ALAI
8. Board game of Indian origin : PARCHEESI
9. Women's service org. : ORT
10. Save : RESCUE
11. Metropolitan event : GRANDOPERA
12. Blend : PUREE
13. Golfing great : SNEAD
18. Relative of a cod : HAKE
23. Kudu or dik-dik : ANTELOPE
24. Discount event : FIRESALE
26. Sole : ONLY
27. City in N.J. : LODI
28. Moslem prince : AMIR
29. Board game : BACKGAMMON
30. Waistcoats : VESTS
32. Dyed again : RESTAINED
34. Chemical suffixes : INES
35. Kind : SORT
37. Manhandle : MAUL
41. Able to feel, taste, etc. : SENSATE
43. Infuriate : MADDEN
44. Inclined access : RAMP
45. Singer Lopez : TRINI
46. Up and about : RISEN
47. Library tool : DATER
50. Chess action : MOVE
51. Ratio words : ISTO
52. Well along in years : AGED
53. Snout : NOSE
56. Spanish wave : OLA
57. Bribe : SOP

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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