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Grace Fabbroni
Grace Fabbroni

New York Times, Monday, February 27, 1978

Author: Grace Fabbroni
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J K Q X }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Grace Fabbroni has 20 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1978, The New York TimesNo. 10,425
Across Down
1. College group, for short : FRAT
5. Duplicate part : SPARE
10. Steep rugged rock : CRAG
14. Hold sway : RULE
15. By word of mouth : PAROL
16. Enthusiastic play review : RAVE
17. At a distance : AFAR
18. Cordial flavoring : ANISE
19. U.S. author: 1909–55 : AGEE
20. Philatelists' prized possessions : FIRSTDAYCOVERS
23. On the deep : ASEA
24. Product of haste : WASTE
25. Timber tool : ADZE
27. Praying figure : ORANT
30. Don Juan's mother : INEZ
31. Sponge aperture : OSCULE
33. Acct. : CPA
36. Dotage : SECONDCHILDHOOD
39. "The ___ Dogs": Burns : TWA
40. Bedecks : ADORNS
41. Pindar's output : ODES
42. Erroll Garner composition : MISTY
43. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
44. Small groove : STRIA
47. French couturier : DIOR
49. Depth or thickness : THIRDDIMENSION
55. Sound of laughter : ROAR
56. "___ for Peace" : ATOMS
57. Gasconade : BRAG
59. Choir member : ALTO
60. Capital of ancient Ethiopia : MEROE
61. Tenpins setting : LANE
62. Fatigue : WEAR
63. Catkin : AMENT
64. Ancient kingdom : ELAM
1. Monk : FRA
2. Bridge term : RUFF
3. Jai ___ : ALAI
4. Mosaic flooring : TERRAZZO
5. Sudden outpouring : SPATE
6. Gift from China to U.S. : PANDA
7. "Liebestod," e.g. : ARIA
8. Blushing or blooming : ROSY
9. Heating for some homes: Abbr. : ELEC
10. Necktie : CRAVAT
11. The "in" things : RAGES
12. Ward off : AVERT
13. Web-footed birds : GEESE
21. Dir. of L.A. from Reno : SSE
22. Possessed : OWNED
25. Once more : ANEW
26. Numerical prefix : DECA
27. Having an orange-yellow hue : OCHRY
28. Downfall : RUIN
29. Start of a Shakespearean title : ALLS
30. Ending for novel and social : IST
31. Probability : ODDS
32. Carlyle was one : SCOT
33. Musical ending : CODA
34. Arnold or Milton : POET
35. Promotional material : ADS
37. Expert female swimmer : NAIAD
38. Like Hagar of the comics : HORRIBLE
42. Snow White's appraiser : MIRROR
43. Dawn goddess : EOS
44. Camel's undoing : STRAW
45. Pin replacing an oarlock : THOLE
46. Lariat : RIATA
47. Evil spirit : DEMON
48. Fitting piece : INSET
50. Spanish lady : DAMA
51. Newsy bit : ITEM
52. Oliver's request : MORE
53. Nuncupative : ORAL
54. Zola novel : NANA
58. Columbia, in a song : GEM

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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