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New York Times, Tuesday, November 30, 1976

Author:
Samuel H. Barkan
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.64, Missing: { J Q U X Z }, Scrabble score: 265 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Samuel H. Barkan has 8 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1976, The New York TimesNo. 9,971
Across
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Partner of collected : CALM
5
Eccentric one : CREEP
10
Stupid one : DOLT
14
Family record : TREE
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Partner of ho : HEAVE
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___ about : ONOR
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Deer track : SLOT
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Canal Zone town : ANCON
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Granular snow : NEVE
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___ boys (good guy) : ONEOFTHE
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Pearly and garden : GATES
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Leave bills unpaid : OWE
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Within: Prefix : ENTO
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"A time to be ___, and . . . " : BORN
27
Promote, as a cause : CHAMPION
31
Family member : SON
32
Part of a cable : STRAND
34
Bradley : OMAR
36
Diggings : ORES
38
West, in Spain : OESTE
39
Western org. : NATO
40
Policeman's turf : BEAT
41
Dormant : LATENT
43
Seize : NAB
44
Gushed : STREAMED
46
Pastoral piece : IDYL
48
"What ___ you?" : AILS
49
Year, in Spain : ANO
50
Kind of recall : TOTAL
52
Successively : ONEBYONE
57
Comedy number : SKIT
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Harmony : AMITY
59
Kind of sheet : DOPE
61
"Je t'___" : AIME
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Epsom and table : SALTS
63
Eastern ruler : AMIR
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Walter or Rex : REED
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Things that often knock : KNEES
66
Ten: Prefix : DECA
Down
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Coins: Abbr. : CTS
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Guthrie : ARLO
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Trotsky : LEON
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Sky sight : METEOR
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Irritate : CHAFE
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Budget item : RENT
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___ other : EACH
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Reveling cry : EVOE
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Ballpoint : PEN
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Hat-passer's quest : DONATION
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Third in a crowd : ONETOOMANY
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Tennis nonscore : LOVE
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Three, in Granada : TRES
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___ up (admits) : OWNS
22
Financial indicator: Abbr. : GNP
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German port : EMDEN
25
Earbenders : BORES
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Words of a busy ticket-taker : ONEATATIME
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Shaving or ice : CREAM
28
Rash speed : HASTE
29
Put up the money : ANTED
30
Brazilian port : NATAL
31
Woeful sound : SOB
33
Indian weights : TOLAS
35
Pull a stickup : ROB
37
Grooved : STRIATED
42
Alice or Tim : TINY
45
Pipe elbow : ELL
47
Whatchamacallit : DOODAD
49
Deep gulf : ABYSS
50
Nicholas, for one : TSAR
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Migrant of the '30's : OKIE
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Arabian gulf : OMAN
53
Shade of green : NILE
54
Feminine suffix : ETTE
55
Alaskan city : NOME
56
Large-scale : EPIC
58
Use the information desk : ASK
60
Paleozoic, e.g. : ERA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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