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New York Times, Tuesday, November 7, 1978

Author:
C. J. Angio
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
C. J. Angio has 93 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1978, The New York TimesNo. 10,591
Across
1. What Lot's wife became : SALT
5. Where to find pump rooms : SPAS
9. Waikiki wiggles : HULAS
14. Die that Caesar cast : ALEA
15. Boat cover, for short : TARP
16. Fuse : UNITE
17. Strigine sound : HOOT
18. Sailors' patron saint : ELMO
19. Satisfy : SLAKE
20. Sign in a hurry : INITIAL
22. Cathedral church of Rome : LATERAN
24. Singing star : BEVERLYSILLS
26. "Bel ___," Burnford novel: 1978 : RIA
27. People summoned to a jury : TALESMEN
31. Supplementary : ADDED
34. Harrow lad's dad : PATER
35. Greek's nickname : ARI
36. Receipt stamp : PAID
37. Roman tutelary gods : LARES
38. Manger : CRIB
39. Annapolis grad : ENS
40. Gnats, rats and bats : PESTS
41. Puts the whammy on : HEXES
42. Embellish : DECORATE
44. Former chess champ : TAL
45. Where you might see stars : BEVERLYHILLS
50. Ad infinitum : FOREVER
53. Kind of horse or camel : ARABIAN
54. Antonym for abhor : ADORE
55. Girl in an old song : NITA
57. Hindu god of fire : AGNI
58. Wise legislator : SOLON
59. Sib : AKIN
60. Started on the links : TEED
61. Historic steamship: 1861 : TRENT
62. Superman : KENT
63. Old tongue : ERSE
Down
1. Sir, in colonial India : SAHIB
2. On one's own : ALONE
3. Pope in 928 : LEOIV
4. In shreds : TATTERED
5. ___ march on (beat to the punch) : STEALA
6. Informally intimate : PALLY
7. Ulna's location : ARM
8. Ravages : SPOLIATES
9. Pickpocket's aide : HUSTLER
10. Except : UNLESS
11. Baron Munchausen, e.g. : LIAR
12. Type of mackerel : ATKA
13. Observed : SEEN
21. Herbaceous plant : IRID
23. "Deutschland über ___" : ALLES
25. Track official : STARTER
28. Engels's associate : MARX
29. Clinton's canal : ERIE
30. His ___, the V.I.P. : NIBS
31. Mimicked : APED
32. Borge or Melchior : DANE
33. Platter : DISC
34. Zhivago's creator : PASTERNAK
37. Exit : LEAVE
38. Priest or bachelor : CELIBATE
40. Stop : PREVENT
41. What a good joke evokes : HAHA
43. Von Weber opera : OBERON
44. Despot : TYRANT
46. Livy's language : LATIN
47. Lion-tiger hybrid : LIGER
48. Rustic roads : LANES
49. Slyly sarcastic : SNIDE
50. What an Easter feaster breaks : FAST
51. Redolence : ODOR
52. Histrion's delight : ROLE
56. D.D.E. : IKE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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