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New York Times, Tuesday, March 11, 1975

Author:
Raymond F. Eisner
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J K Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,341
Across
1. Solar disk : ATON
5. ___-faced (brazen) : BOLD
9. "Divine" actress : SARAH
14. Kind of flight : SOLO
15. Hayworth : RITA
16. Burdens, to Caesar : ONERA
17. Early car maker : OLDS
18. Satan : OLDSCRATCH
20. Auto plate: Abbr. : LIC
21. Stalemates : TIES
22. ___ grudge against : HOLDSA
23. "___ Pal of Mine" : DEAROLD
25. Run-of-the-mill : SOSO
26. Mr. Hurok et al. : SOLS
27. Yellow flower : MARIGOLD
31. Chose : OPTED
33. Grape and clinging : VINES
34. Adore, in Scotland : LOE
35. Waikiki wreaths : LEIS
36. Evergreens : PINES
37. Icelandic epic : EDDA
38. Red dye : AAL
39. Stable worker : SHOER
40. Ruminant : CAMEL
41. N. J. racetrack : FREEHOLD
43. House, in Honduras : CASA
44. Málaga miss: Abbr. : SRTA
45. Hold in check : CONTROL
48. Hamlet's "___ solid flesh" : TOOTOO
51. Unique : SOLE
52. French holy woman: Abbr. : STE
53. Doxology tune : OLDHUNDRED
55. Tea shrub : THEA
56. Highway-radar recording : SPEED
57. Amusement-park feature : RIDE
58. Crew gear : OARS
59. Scorches : SEARS
60. Eur. land : USSR
61. Scenario : PLOT
Down
1. ___ as Methuselah : ASOLD
2. "But it's better ___ in bed" : TOLIE
3. Region of northern Spain : OLDCASTILE
4. Digits: Abbr. : NOS
5. Prepares steak : BROILS
6. Did a garage job : OILED
7. Fast trains: Abbr. : LTDS
8. Prosecutors: Abbr. : DAS
9. Women's club : SOROSIS
10. Similar thing : ANALOG
11. Emeritus: Abbr. : RETD
12. Spotlights : ARCS
13. Merry sounds : HAHA
19. Odd jobs : CHORES
21. Related : TOLD
24. Lobster corals : ROES
25. More reasonable : SANER
27. Did prospecting : MINED
28. Name for Manchuria's Chang Tso-lin : OLDMARSHAL
29. Vein : LODE
30. "Big ___!" : DEAL
31. Norwegian saint : OLAF
32. Prickly ___ : PEAR
33. "Twelfth Night" heroine : VIOLA
36. Unit of light intensity : PHOTON
37. Direction : EAST
39. Veils in mystery : SHROUDS
40. Stick : CANE
42. Miss Williams : ESTHER
43. Less cordial : COLDER
45. Campus people : COEDS
46. Alamagordo's county : OTERO
47. At ___ (in any case) : LEAST
48. Fling : TOSS
49. Leather flask : OLPE
50. Concert halls : ODEA
51. Hindu titles : SRIS
54. Joanne : DRU
55. Surpass : TOP

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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