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New York Times, Wednesday, March 5, 1975

Author:
Hallie & Gerald Parsons
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.08, Missing: { F J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,335

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Revival-meeting advice : REPENT
7. Lincoln Memorial, for one : MONUMENT
15. Commencement speaker : ORATOR
16. Parrot, e.g. : IMITATOR
17. Fodder : SILAGE
18. Find new quarters : RELOCATE
19. Organic compound : ENOL
20. Ending for mob or lob : STER
22. Wrist-holder's finding : PULSE
23. Inward, in anatomy : ENTAD
25. Power : VIS
26. In toto : OVERALL
29. Jaeger or skua : SEAHAWK
33. Fine lace : VAL
34. BB-gun discharge : PELLET
36. Bank transaction : LOAN
37. Flee : ELOPE
39. One, in Berlin : EIN
40. Beetle Bailey's boss : SARGE
41. Wrinkle : RUGA
42. Slanting : ASLOPE
44. Message: Abbr. : TEL
45. Junior crowd : TEENSET
47. Fortified elevation : RAMPART
49. Baseball's Mel : OTT
50. Pia or alma : MATER
51. Soprano Lucine : AMARA
54. Bridge seat : WEST
55. Mars: Prefix : AREO
59. Ritual basins : LAVABOES
61. Young eels : ELVERS
63. Extreme conceit : EGOMANIA
64. Mole or vole : RODENT
65. Washington V.I.P.'s : SENATORS
66. Pull up ___ (move) : STAKES
Down
1. Miss Stein's flower : ROSE
2. "___ go bragh" : ERIN
3. ___ Alto : PALO
4. Display, in Paris : ETALER
5. Egg drink : NOG
6. Railway bridge : TRESTLE
7. Bogged down : MIRED
8. Hebrew measure : OMER
9. Nonexistent : NIL
10. Perfect spot : UTOPIA
11. Irish darling : MACUSHLA
12. Common Latin abbr. : ETAL
13. Hornless sheep : NOTS
14. Lumber source : TREE
21. Word for Chicago's Sears building : TALLEST
24. Neck part : NAPE
25. Old hand : VET
26. Manifest : OVERT
27. Face ___ : VALUE
28. Funeral speech : ELOGE
29. Madrid ladies : SENORAS
30. Arterial trunk : AORTA
31. Daily double, e.g. : WAGER
32. Took a certain position : KNELT
35. Diamond ___ : LIL
38. Extensive view : PANORAMA
40. Dotted, as porcelain : SEME
42. At the age of: Lat. : AET
43. Comic's lingoes : PATTERS
46. ___ Mater : STABAT
48. Moscow paper : PRAVDA
50. Western sights : MESAS
51. Drinks : ALES
52. One of the Biblical wise men : MAGE
53. English river : AVON
54. Small dam : WEIR
56. Fume : REEK
57. Ocean bird : ERNE
58. Kilns : OSTS
60. Wahoo : ONO
62. Destiny : LOT

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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