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Arthur Schulman
Arthur Schulman

New York Times, Saturday, March 29, 1975

Author:
Arthur Schulman
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 324 (avg 1.71)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
Arthur Schulman has 80 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,359

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Across
1. Musical offering : SOLO
5. Prehistoric human : JAVAMAN
12. Young pigeons : SQUABS
14. Relating to outbreeding : EXOGAMIC
16. Be more ingenious : OUTWIT
17. Luzon resident : FILIPINO
18. House plant : FERN
19. Counteract : OFFSET
21. Eur. country : GER
22. Beverage : TEA
23. Number for 22 Across : TWO
24. Enlightenment, in Zen : SATORI
26. Nest or rotten : EGG
27. Port of Morocco : RABAT
30. Italian poet : TASSO
31. Start of a nursery rhyme : SEESAW
33. Clowns : MIMES
35. Midterm event : TEST
36. Posture in yoga : ASANA
38. Keep ___ on : TABS
42. Neighbor of Libya : EGYPT
44. Timber decay : DRYROT
46. Indecisive one : HAWER
49. Indonesian island : TIMOR
51. Heat measure: Abbr. : BTU
52. Colorful plant : AZALEA
54. Light-switch positions : ONS
55. Electrical unit : OHM
56. African hill : KOP
57. Draw off : SIPHON
60. Kind of school : PREP
61. Isle of Man's locale : IRISHSEA
63. Cling to : ADHERE
65. Antifreeze liquid : METHANOL
66. Compatible : SUITED
67. German family of inventors : SIEMENS
68. Pleased : GLAD
Down
1. Window-cleaner’s tool : SQUEEGEE
2. Wanton acts : OUTRAGES
3. Cotton fabric : LAWN
4. Sash : OBI
5. Mutt’s companion : JEFF
6. W. W. II alliance : AXIS
7. Rodents : VOLES
8. Stir up : AGITATE
9. Delineate : MAP
10. Friends, in Toledo : AMIGOS
11. Forty-___ : NINERS
12. Offering least resistance : SOFTEST
13. Uneasy traveler : STOWAWAY
15. Ann of burlesque : CORIO
20. ___ off (cheat) : FOB
23. ___-la : TRA
25. Flavorful : TASTY
28. Fine violin : AMATI
29. Can material : TIN
32. Gary product : STEEL
34. Certain paintings : MADONNAS
37. Harbor city: Abbr. : SPT
39. Botanic-garden areas : ARBORETA
40. Upset : BOTHERED
41. Without an answer : STUMPED
43. Financier known for cheap-money law : GRESHAM
45. Carriers: Abbr. : RRS
46. Moslem judge : HAKIM
47. Mid-Atlantic islands : AZORES
48. American elk : WAPITI
50. Pasture sound : MOO
53. River of the Argonne : AISNE
58. Laborer : PEON
59. Rembrandt contemporary : HALS
60. Silvers or Harris : PHIL
62. Haggard heroine : SHE
64. Got the point : DUG

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 2 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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