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CITY LANDMARKS

New York Times, Sunday, February 8, 1970

Author:
Marjorie K. Collins
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 86, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 502 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 114, Cheaters: 21, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
Marjorie K. Collins has 2 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
David Steinberg notes:

Original solution grid had DDT at 37-Across instead of DDE; corrected this.

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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,484
Across
1. Loos : ANITA
6. Christie and Magnani : ANNAS
11. Malay sailboat : PROA
15. ___ Nova : ARS
18. Grinder : MOLAR
19. Had in mind : MEANT
20. Civil War men : REBS
21. Voltage term in physics : BEV
22. Literary work : SATIRE
23. Philadelphia : BETSYROSSHOUSE
26. Burdened man : ATLAS
27. Musical passage : CODA
28. Sheep : EWE
29. European blackbird : OUSEL
30. Boston : BEACONHILL
32. New York City : WALLSTREET
34. Not in vogue : OUT
35. Move with care : EASE
36. Seamen's quarters : FOCSLE
37. Presidential initials : DDE
38. Cherish : TREASURE
41. Binge : TOOT
42. Wound memento : SCAB
45. Churchill : SIR
46. Prepare for action : GIRD
47. Man's name : OREN
49. Cur : MUTT
51. Rhythmic tunes : LILTS
52. Make an opinion : CONCLUDE
56. Style : GENRE
57. Witch town : SALEM
58. Steering blade: Abbr. : RUD
59. "Zhivago" character : LARA
60. Word of afterthought : ALSO
61. San Francisco : EMBARCADERO
64. City in Oklahoma : ENID
65. Egg on : GOAD
66. Recent: Prefix : NEO
67. Insect homes : HIVES
68. Wild and white : RICES
69. Gangsters' disciplinarian : ENFORCER
71. Hair jobs : PERMS
72. Handled : USED
73. Jannings : EMIL
74. Chemical suffixes : ENES
75. Diamond lady : LIL
76. Gabor and Little : EVAS
78. Companion on the range : PARD
79. Woolen fabric : PRUNELLA
84. College degree: Abbr. : SCB
87. Bedaubed : SMEARY
89. Valley : GLEN
90. Scull : OAR
91. Washington : THECAPITOL
94. Miami : ORANGEBOWL
97. God of Islam : ALLAH
98. Wire: Abbr. : TEL
99. Outer coat : RIND
100. 1964 Olympic site : TOKYO
101. Pittsburgh : GOLDENTRIANGLE
105. Printers' frames : CHASES
106. Before, to poets : ERE
107. Hymn word : AMEN
108. Did business : DEALT
109. Goliath, for one : LOSER
110. Two: Sp. : DOS
111. Beach sight : DUNE
112. Europeans : DANES
113. Kefauver : ESTES
Down
1. Certain sportsman : AMATEUR
2. On time : NOTLATE
3. Of the lower back : ILIAC
4. Foot bone: Prefix : TARSO
5. Metric measure : ARE
6. French town : AMBOISE
7. Heckle : NEEDLE
8. Port of Brazil : NATAL
9. Reply: Abbr. : ANS
10. Farm area : STY
11. Does squad-car duty : PROWLS
12. Disposes of again : RESELLS
13. Outmoded: Abbr. : OBS
14. ___ in the dark : ASHOT
15. Maligned : ABUSED
16. Take care of the lawn : RESEED
17. Blandly urbane : SVELTE
22. Peasant's shoe : SABOT
24. Respond : REACT
25. Pronoun : OUR
27. Burn : CHAR
31. Medical prefix : NEUR
32. Copse : WOODS
33. After primo, in Italy : SECONDO
36. Baltimore : FORTMCHENRY
39. Houston : ASTRODOME
40. Venue : SITE
41. Terrazzo worker : TILER
43. Bow shape : ARC
44. Detroit : BELLEISLE
46. River of Southwest : GILA
48. Subtle shading : NUANCE
49. Persian, for one : MELON
50. Risky : UNSAFE
51. Cabinet post : LABOR
52. U.S. Indians : CREES
53. Possessive pronoun : OURS
54. Evaporated : DRIED
55. U.S. inventor : EADS
56. Plum variety : GAGE
57. Pintail duck : SMEE
61. Seize and hold : ENCLASP
62. Exposed : AIRED
63. Veterinary degrees : DVMS
68. Downfall : RUIN
70. Red or Yellow: Abbr. : RIV
71. 5-point type : PEARL
75. Respirator : LUNG
77. Much in love : SMITTEN
78. Main Line town : PAOLI
79. Sky sights : PLANETS
80. Split : REND
81. Quick glance: Slang : LOOKSEE
82. Perry Mason and others : LAWYERS
83. Guthrie and others : ARLOS
84. Put on : STAGED
85. Green: Prefix : CHLORO
86. Beauties : BELLES
88. Forever, in poetry : ETERNE
89. Openwork barrier : GRILLE
92. Ill-bred person : CAD
93. ___ of steam : AHEAD
94. Kidney or liver : ORGAN
95. Spirit of a people : ETHOS
96. Crow : BOAST
102. Seamen's group: Abbr. : NMU
103. Do sums : ADD
104. Teachers' group: Abbr. : NEA
105. Little one: Suffix : CLE

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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