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IN GOOD SEASON

New York Times, Sunday, March 8, 1970

Author: Eva Pollack Taub
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 68, Avg Word Len: 5.41, Missing: { J X }, Scrabble score: 589 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 134, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 19
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,512
Across Down
1. California mountain : SHASTA
7. Metrical accent : ICTUS
12. Coldest : ICIEST
18. Of rock debris : ELUVIAL
19. Hangman's symbol : NOOSE
20. Hot-dog topping : MUSTARD
22. Eugene Field subject : SUGARPLUMTREE
24. Polish city : BRESLAU
25. Pats, in Scotland : TIGS
26. Property : ESTATE
27. Task : CHORE
29. Tout's specialty : TIP
30. Expert : ACE
31. Plant fiber : PITA
32. Garish : GAUDY
33. "___ but the brave . . . " : NONE
34. Renovate : REDO
36. Grain : RICE
37. Film award for animals : PATSY
38. Less dangerous : SAFER
39. P. I. rope fiber : ABACA
41. Freshwater fish : PERCH
42. Butler's milieu : PANTRY
43. Kind of cheese : COTTAGE
46. Profoundness : DEPTH
47. Place for a glider : PORCH
48. Earth pigments : OCHERS
49. Statistician's concern : GRAPH
50. Postponers : DELAYERS
53. Actor John : WAYNE
54. Coax : TEASE
55. Takes out : DELES
56. Comic-strip cry : EEK
57. Doctrine : ISM
58. Fancy trimmings : GINGERBREAD
60. Relative of st. : AVE
61. Perceive : SEE
62. Town in Iowa : ALBIA
63. Domestic help : MAIDS
64. Scatter : STREW
66. Of an early Greek doctrine : HYLOZOIC
68. Pickles : DILLS
69. Frenchman's four : QUATRE
70. One of an early rabbi group : AMORA
71. ___-panky : HANKY
72. Cowboy : PUNCHER
73. Hard : STEELY
75. Onward : FORTH
76. Car part : BRAKE
77. River to the Missouri : OSAGE
78. Shallow boats : PUNTS
79. Fireplace problem : SOOT
80. Russian press agency : TASS
84. Lacquer: Sp. : LACA
85. Folkways : MORES
86. Gossip : DIRT
87. Navy noncom: Abbr. : CWO
88. Common verb : ARE
89. Item in a London parlor : TELLY
90. Classes : ORDERS
92. Spoken : ORAL
93. Ziegfeld musical : RIORITA
95. Sherlock Holmes of film : BASILRATHBONE
98. More close-fitting : SNUGGER
99. Pupil: Fr. : ELEVE
100. Red colors : CERISES
101. Garden flowers : ASTERS
102. Road curves : ESSES
103. African insect : TSETSE
1. Water channel : SLUICE
2. Kept close to : HUGGED
3. Gardner and others : AVAS
4. Term of respect : SIR
5. Fabric strip : TAPE
6. Flavoring : ALLSPICE
7. Confined person : INMATE
8. Short surplice : COTTA
9. Lacerated : TORE
10. Employ : USE
11. Male seal : SEECATCH
12. Give form to: Var. : IMBODY
13. Spicy dish : CURRY
14. "___ what you mean" : ISEE
15. Diminutive endings : ETS
16. Superior people : SALTOFTHEEARTH
17. Athletes' helper : TRAINER
18. Be, in Spain : ESTAR
21. Deception : DUPERY
23. City in N. Y. : UTICA
28. Quiet : HUSH
32. Cloister courtyard : GARTH
33. French city : NANCY
35. Of a grain : OATEN
36. Tatters : RAGS
37. Candies : PEPPERMINTS
38. Girls' names : SARAS
40. Expose : BARE
41. "___ porridge . . . " : PEASE
42. Pushed a raft : POLED
43. Bovine : COWISH
44. Writer Sean : OCASEY
45. Of an Old World tree : THYMELAEACEOUS
46. Serb. Queen : DRAGA
47. Chin. waxes : PELAS
49. Suffix for photo : GENIC
50. Acts : DEEDS
51. Well-known horseman : REVERE
52. Rod for meat : SKEWER
54. Leg bone : TIBIA
55. In a deadpan manner : DRILY
58. Old ___ : GLORY
59. Afghan town : BALKH
62. Organic compound : AZOLE
64. Done for, familiarly : SUNK
65. Be silent: Mus. : TACET
67. Greek letter : OMEGA
68. Wall game : DARTS
69. Four: Abbr. : QUAT
71. Insect : HONEYBEE
72. Extend : PROTRACT
73. Sun rooms : SOLARS
74. Russ. ruler : TSARINA
75. Roll up : FURL
76. Plant pest : BORER
78. Conic lines in geometry : POLARS
79. Moves in a way : SIDLES
81. Spanning : ACROSS
82. Foster's river : SWANEE
83. Show parts : SOLES
85. Taxi part : METER
86. Initiative : DRIVE
89. Buster Brown's dog : TIGE
90. Chem. sugars : OSES
91. Marie and others: Abbr. : STES
92. News piece : OBIT
94. Army org. : RGT
96. Jolson, etc. : ALS
97. Otto I's domain: Abbr. : HRE

Answer summary: 12 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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