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New York Times, Tuesday, December 30, 1975

Author: Sara V. Tuckerman
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.70, Missing: { B J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
Sara V. Tuckerman has 40 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,635
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1. Uncas's love : CORA
5. Bridle or foot : PATH
9. French nobleman : COMTE
14. Not care ___ : ARAP
15. Nimbus : AURA
16. Traffic taboo : UTURN
17. J. B. : PRIESTLEY
19. Unit : MONAD
20. O'Hara's Joey : PAL
21. Opera heroine : AIDA
22. Punish with a fine : AMERCE
23. Siderite : ORE
24. Kind of truck : SEMI
26. Ref. book : OED
27. A. J. : CRONIN
30. Fragrant : OLENT
32. Animal food : OATS
33. "What ___ say?" : CANI
35. Mill material : GRIST
39. Did a pitchman's routine : SPIELED
41. Small ear bone : OSSICLE
43. Seed coat : TESTA
44. About : ASTO
46. Futile : VAIN
47. Pundit : SWAMI
49. W. C. : FIELDS
51. Father, in the Ozarks : PAW
54. Musical sign : REST
55. Explosive : TNT
56. Stone pillars : STELES
58. Therefore, in France : DONC
60. Up-to-date : MOD
63. Novelist Michael : ARLEN
64. P. G. : WODEHOUSE
66. Spring bloom : LILAC
67. Certainly, old style : IWIS
68. Pilaster : ANTA
69. En ___ : MASSE
70. River of Austria : ENNS
71. German port : KIEL
1. U. S. cartoonist : CAPP
2. Odd, in Scotland : ORRA
3. Marsh bird : RAIL
4. Mimic : APE
5. Card game for one : PATIENCE
6. Robert Burns word : AULD
7. Relative of lese majesty : TREASON
8. Ride or rack : HAY
9. e e : CUMMINGS
10. Siouan : OTOE
11. H. H. : MUNRO
12. Delineate : TRACE
13. Over : ENDED
18. Eastern garment : SARI
22. French soul : AME
23. Attacks : ONSETS
25. T. S. : ELIOT
27. At any ___ (regardless) : COST
28. Plunder : RAPE
29. U. S. patriot : OTIS
31. Stand of a kind : TRIVET
34. F. P. A. : ADAMS
36. Adjective suffix : ICAL
37. Shifted : SLID
38. Honor cards : TENS
40. D. H. : LAWRENCE
42. Silken quality : SOFTNESS
45. Kind of strike : SITDOWN
48. Roman money : AES
50. Move slowly : INCH
51. Sacred song : PSALM
52. Roman halls : ATRIA
53. H. G. : WELLS
57. Pastures : LEAS
59. Balder's father : ODIN
60. Actor Paul : MUNI
61. Bone: Prefix : OSTE
62. New or raw : DEAL
64. How, in Hamburg : WIE
65. Hard wood : OAK

Answer summary: 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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