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I. Judah Koolyk
I. Judah Koolyk

New York Times, Saturday, April 19, 1980

Author:
I. Judah Koolyk
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.25, Missing: { B G J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
I. Judah Koolyk has 40 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,120

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Across
1. Cabinet category: Abbr. : DEPT
5. Estate units : ACRES
10. Rotating gear : CAM
13. Mesopotamian city in biblical days : IVAH
14. Nova Scotian town : TRURO
15. Pindar's products : ODES
17. Solver's present position : SEVENTEENACROSS
20. Facial photos : CLOSEUPS
21. Dole's state : KANSAS
22. Strop : HONE
23. Beak part : CERE
24. Bolster the brakes : RELINE
27. Military matériel : ORDNANCE
31. Kind of prof. or pres. : EMER
32. ___-cake (children's game) : PATA
33. Conjunctions : ORS
34. Components of this puzzle : SEVENTYTWOCLUES
39. Shoe width : EEE
40. Seine tributary : OISE
41. Peruvian Indian : ANDE
42. Quaked : TREMORED
44. Strong man : SAMSON
46. Benjamite of I Chron. 8:15 : ADER
47. Leisurely life : EASE
48. Spread out a scroll : UNROLL
51. Enter and exit, e.g. : ANTONYMS
55. This puzzle's proportions : FIFTEENXFIFTEEN
57. Auto pioneer : OLDS
58. Protester's ploy : SITIN
59. Diminutive or distaff suffix : ETTE
60. Compass point : ESE
61. Expressionless : STONY
62. React to reveille : RISE
Down
1. Studio spinner : DISC
2. Daredevil's first name : EVEL
3. Peacock constellation : PAVO
4. Hobbits' habitat : THESHIRE
5. Make melodious : ATTUNE
6. Crinkly fabric : CREPE
7. Reims roads : RUES
8. Beautician Westmore : ERN
9. ___ the skin (drenched) : SOAKEDTO
10. Eye part : CORNEA
11. Bustles : ADOS
12. Sight in N.M. : MESA
16. Draft initials : SSS
18. Element having atomic number 10 : NEON
19. French region noted for stone monuments : CARNAC
23. Crow's crop : CRAW
24. Adjust : RESET
25. Baghdad bigwig : EMEER
26. River embankment : LEVEE
27. Made up one's mind : OPTED
28. Proper and common words : NOUNS
29. Set of beliefs : CREDO
30. City on the Ruhr : ESSEN
35. Improvise on a clarinet : NOODLE
36. Ever energetic : TIRELESS
37. North Sea feeder : YSER
38. Woes wailer : LAMENTER
43. ___-tung : MAOTSE
44. Lustrous : SATINY
45. ___ now (presently) : ASOF
47. Finally, to Félicité : ENFIN
48. Alien's aircraft? : UFO
49. Ramses' river : NILE
50. Certain postal addresses : RFDS
51. Have an ___ grind : AXTO
52. Abominable Snowman : YETI
53. Torre's troops : METS
54. Snick and ___ : SNEE
56. Kind of picker or wit : NIT

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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