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Grace Fabbroni
Grace Fabbroni

New York Times, Monday, March 13, 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 W X Z }, Scrabble score: 267 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Grace Fabbroni has 20 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1978, The New York TimesNo. 10,439

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Students & seniors
Across
1. "Shucks!," to a poet : ALAS
5. Newspaper exclusive : SCOOP
10. Breathe laboriously : GASP
14. Harum-scarum : RASH
15. Public sentiment : PULSE
16. Mechanical repetition : ROTE
17. Belgrade bigwig : TITO
18. Speechify : ORATE
19. Very displeased : IRED
20. Advice to an insomnious astronaut : COUNTEVERYSTAR
23. Deprivation : LOSS
24. Texas shrine : ALAMO
25. Jets' QB : TODD
27. With artful shyness : COYLY
30. Bishop of Rome : POPE
31. Officer's preretirement promotion : BREVET
33. Word with spring or season : OFF
36. Bridegroom's boast : IMARRIEDANANGEL
39. Thicken : GEL
40. Historical records : ANNALS
41. Zone : AREA
42. Applejack base : CIDER
43. Opposite of dele : STET
44. Eyes flirtatiously : OGLES
47. Bangkok native : THAI
49. Would-be space traveler's plea : FLYMETOTHEMOON
55. Golf cry : FORE
56. Love affair, in Paris : AMOUR
57. Armstrong : NEIL
59. Uniform : EVEN
60. Word with Monte or San : CARLO
61. Pisa's stream : ARNO
62. Musical pause : REST
63. Cornered : TREED
64. Vientiane is its capital : LAOS
Down
1. Esthete's interest : ART
2. Secular : LAIC
3. Relative of in re : ASTO
4. Road border : SHOULDER
5. Locates : SPOTS
6. Parish priests, in France : CURES
7. King of Norway : OLAV
8. Bone: Prefix : OSTE
9. Equal : PEER
10. Gruesome : GRISLY
11. Corporeal channel : AORTA
12. Sauna feature : STEAM
13. Character in "Don Quixote" : PEDRO
21. Where Cain went after killing Abel : NOD
22. Historic city on Black Sea : YALTA
25. Volume : TOME
26. Geyserite : OPAL
27. Coniferous tree : CEDAR
28. Ellipse : OVAL
29. Cravings : YENS
30. Kind of Latin : PIG
31. Tie : BIND
32. Descartes : RENE
33. Blunderbore, e.g. : OGRE
34. Parts of yards : FEET
35. Neighbor of Ga. : FLA
37. Support partner's suit : RAISE
38. Part of G.N.P. : NATIONAL
42. Unite firmly : CEMENT
43. Ervin of N.C. : SAM
44. Bid : OFFER
45. Gauntlet : GLOVE
46. Cousins of harps : LYRES
47. Most northerly region : THULE
48. Salome danced for him : HEROD
50. Asset of a P.R. man : TACT
51. Mosque of ___, in Jerusalem : OMAR
52. Raced : TORE
53. "___ perfumed sea": Poe : OERA
54. Tad, in Taxco : NINO
58. Part of L.A.P.D. : LOS

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

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