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New York Times, Monday, April 4, 1977

Author:
Samuel K. Fliegner
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J K X Z }, Scrabble score: 278 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Samuel K. Fliegner has 36 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,096
Across
1. Boohoo : BAWL
5. Certain trailers, for short : SEMIS
10. Eject; emit : SPEW
14. Jumble : OLIO
15. Dionne girl : QUINT
16. Arizona city : YUMA
17. "Don't be silly!" : ACTYOURAGE
19. Hubbub : STIR
20. Romberg-Gershwin work : ROSALIE
21. Put back : RESTORE
23. Guided : LED
24. Snitch : TELLON
25. Good will : AMITY
28. ___-relief : BAS
29. Gladden : ELATE
32. Very thin : BONY
33. Carried the ball : RAN
34. Eye or can follower : OPENER
35. Uffizi display : ART
36. Does a charade : ACTSOUT
38. Memorabilia : ANA
39. Vast arid tract : SAHARA
41. D.C. collection agcy. : IRS
42. Bagpiper, for one : SCOT
43. Resin : ELEMI
44. Assembled : MET
45. Milan subway : METRO
46. Lets up : ABATES
48. "6 Rms ___ Vu" (B'way play) : RIV
49. Cutting tooth : INCISOR
51. Football guard or tackle : LINEMAN
55. Chomp : BITE
56. Beau geste of a sort : ACTOFGRACE
58. Sacred figure : ICON
59. Pyongyang counterpart : SEOUL
60. Precinct : AREA
61. Handy : DEFT
62. Metaphor, e.g. : TROPE
63. For fear that : LEST
Down
1. Wild hog : BOAR
2. Tropical dog : ALCO
3. Brain power : WITS
4. Allegiance : LOYALTY
5. Bait for tuna : SQUID
6. Stream at Chartres : EURE
7. Farrow : MIA
8. Corot contemporary : INGRES
9. Kind of wool : STEEL
10. Heartbeat action : SYSTOLE
11. Feign : PUTONANACT
12. Qatar potentate : EMIR
13. Pottery : WARE
18. Composer Speaks : OLEY
22. "Washington ___ here" : SLEPT
24. Silverweeds : TANSIES
25. Lower in status : ABASE
26. Aesopian ending : MORAL
27. Red-handed : INTHEACTOF
28. Slugger's weapon : BAT
30. Drift : TENOR
31. One of the Muses : ERATO
33. N.Y.C. building : RCA
34. Full of: Suffix : OUS
36. Songs for the Met set : ARIAS
37. Morsel for Fido : ORT
40. Surrounding : AMBIENT
42. Divers : SEVERAL
44. "Laura" lyricist : MERCER
45. Vase, dynasty or tree : MING
47. Glass-raiser : TOAST
48. G.I. issue : RIFLE
49. In the same place : IBID
50. French resort : NICE
51. Half mask : LOUP
52. Stable belle : MARE
53. "Easy ___," old radio favorite : ACES
54. Far from dowdy : NEAT
57. As well : TOO

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

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