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New York Times, Tuesday, March 2, 1976

Author: Ann Jenkins
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.43, Missing: { F J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 86, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
Ann Jenkins has 23 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1976, The New York TimesNo. 9,698
Across Down
1. Disastrous : TRAGIC
7. Colorful lizards : AGAMAS
13. Tubby sound : RUBADUB
15. Spring from : EMANATE
16. Jazz up : ANIMATE
17. In effect, almost : VIRTUAL
18. Parcels out : DOLES
19. Word of accord : YEA
21. Early TV headliner : BERLE
22. Repeatedly : EVER
23. Mrs. Meir : GOLDA
25. Church district: Abbr. : DIOC
26. Japanese coin : SEN
27. Callers at Bahrain : TANKERS
29. Chicago time: Abbr. : CST
30. Form anew : REMOLD
32. Traces : TINGES
34. Mild oath : EGAD
35. Medusa's turned to snakes : HAIR
36. Conductor Antal : DORATI
38. Whirled : EDDIED
41. Thieves' haven : DEN
42. Frescoed chapel : SISTINE
44. Shelter : LEE
46. In a solid state : ICED
48. Strike ___ (pretend) : APOSE
49. Hebrew letters : MEMS
50. Grape holders : VINES
52. Good estates : UPS
53. Keeps : SAVES
54. Adorer : IDOLIST
56. Remove from a box : UNCRATE
58. Truce-like period : DETENTE
59. Legislated : ENACTED
60. City of Greece : EDESSA
61. Anesthetics : ETHERS
1. Traffics in : TRADES
2. Exceed : RUNOVER
3. One of Ike's homes : ABILENE
4. More plucky : GAMER
5. Castor's killer : IDAS
6. Film director's "Stop!" : CUT
7. Gallic friend : AMI
8. Uniform : GARB
9. Paid up : ANTED
10. M. Chevalier : MAURICE
11. Perplexed : ATALOSS
12. Discriminating : SELECT
14. Incontestable : BEYONDDISPUTE
15. Hem and haw : EVADETHEISSUE
20. Hunter's quarry : ELK
23. Ancient land of Asia Minor : GALATIA
24. Theseus's thread-bearer : ARIADNE
27. Academic gowns : TOGAS
28. Sarcastic : SNIDE
31. Mal de ___ : MER
33. Gypsy horse : GRI
36. Made a choice : DECIDED
37. Johnny's range, in a song : ONENOTE
39. Promote : ELEVATE
40. Greek goddess of soil : DEMETER
41. Split off : DIVIDE
43. Cap : TOP
45. Ancient chariots : ESSEDS
47. Crosses out : DELES
49. Progress : MARCH
51. Lust and envy, e.g. : SINS
53. Vamoose! : SCAT
55. R.R. stop : STA
57. Naut. bearing : NNE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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