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Marjorie Pedersen
Marjorie Pedersen

New York Times, Saturday, April 1, 1978

Author: Marjorie Pedersen
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q Z }
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 11, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12
Marjorie Pedersen has 12 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1978, The New York TimesNo. 10,458
Across Down
1. Manipulate : HANDLE
5. P.O. commemoratives : STPS
9. Goes hungry : FASTS
14. Financial-page initials : AMEX
15. Butler-O'Hara mansion : TARA
16. Supple : LITHE
17. Garner : REAP
18. Particle : ATOM
19. Blake of "Gunsmoke" et al. : AMANDAS
20. Where did trouble reside? : INPANDORASBOX
23. Communications co. : ITT
24. Porch : VERANDAH
25. Celestial figure, in Paris : ANGE
26. "The ___ yet to be" : BESTIS
30. Faucet : SPIGOT
32. Curved: Comb. form : ARCI
33. Halo : AURA
37. Timetable abbr. : ARR
38. Heirloom timepiece : GRANDFATHERSCLOCK
43. Suffix with class and fort : IFY
44. Tent part : FLAP
45. Most excellent : AONE
46. Declining : WANING
49. H. Allen Smith's "___ Rides Again" : LOWMAN
51. ___ the Terrible : IVAN
52. Get : OBTAIN
56. Ullmann : LIV
57. Secretly : CLANDESTINELY
62. ___ square : FAIRAND
64. Opening : SLOT
65. Solo : ARIA
66. Horseshoe-shaped track : URAIL
67. Give's partner : TAKE
68. Sutter's place : MILL
69. Comedian Paul : LYNDE
70. Eye ___ infirmary : ANDEAR
71. ___ en point : ENTE
1. Mata : HARI
2. "Of Mice ___" : ANDMEN
3. Kind of year : LEAP
4. Swell : EXPAND
5. Ogles : STARESAT
6. Turkic tongue : TATAR
7. ___ cons : PROSAND
8. Dance : SAMBA
9. Spinning fiber : FLAX
10. Point at : AIM
11. Part of S.R.O. : STANDINGROOM
12. "Things ___ bump in the night" : THATGO
13. Sonnet finale : SESTET
21. Egg: Comb. form : OVI
22. Exclamations : OHS
25. Piece of legislation re flights : AIRLAW
26. Sack : BAG
27. Stray : ERR
28. Dane or Swede : SCANDINAVIAN
29. Luncheon : TIFFIN
31. Felt shoe : PAC
34. TV band : UHF
35. Electrical unit : REL
36. Macaw : ARA
39. Writer Rand : AYN
40. Abe, the Rail-___ : SPLITTER
41. Navy V.I.P. : CNA
42. Venturi of links fame : KEN
46. Stubborn : WILFUL
47. Birdhouse : AVIARY
48. Euphemistic oath : GOL
50. Navy's C.I.A. : ONI
53. Platform for outdoor concerts : BANDSTAND
54. Tissue layers : TELAE
55. Asian tree : ASOKA
57. Bell, book and ___ : CANDLE
58. Mention : NAME
59. Banshee's land : ERIN
60. Lively air : LILT
61. "Whiffenpoof" locale : YALE
63. Clear away : RID

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 11 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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