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James A. Brussel
James A. Brussel

New York Times, Thursday, May 26, 1977

Author:
James A. Brussel
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 278 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
James A. Brussel has 13 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,148
Across
1. Monk's garb : COWL
5. Cloaked : CAPED
10. Catamaran : RAFT
14. Table staple : OLEO
15. Revolted : AROSE
16. Females in a flock : EWES
17. Serbian, e.g. : SLAV
18. Disturbances : RIOTS
19. Computer's need : DATA
20. Assume control : TAKEOVER
22. Gary of the P.G.A. : PLAYER
24. Bad day for Julius : IDES
25. Prejudice : BIAS
26. Sub's nemesis : CHASER
29. Some are purple : PASSAGES
33. Items in a baker's dozen : ROLLS
34. Japanese drink made from rice : SAKE
35. Split : RIVE
36. ___ nad Labem, Czech port : USTI
37. Recoiled : SHIED
38. Stove compartment : OVEN
39. Inheritors of the earth : MEEK
40. Fishing site : POND
41. Patrons : USERS
42. One way to enjoy the park : BAREFOOT
44. ___ et quarante (card game) : TRENTE
45. Sculpture, music, etc. : ARTS
46. Christmas figures : MAGI
47. Cockatoo : PARROT
50. Very thin arm or leg : PIPESTEM
54. Money-changing fee : AGIO
55. Irregularly worn : EROSE
57. Fountain drink : SODA
58. Musical good night : TAPS
59. T square : RULER
60. Field worker : HOER
61. Otherwise : ELSE
62. Browns by heat : SEARS
63. Volcano : ETNA
Down
1. Price : COST
2. Earthenware jar : OLLA
3. Feeble : WEAK
4. Simile by C. Rossetti : LOVEISLIKEAROSE
5. He made axle grease from peanuts : CARVER
6. The Ram : ARIES
7. Impoverished : POOR
8. U.S. time zone : EST
9. Like a pariah : DESPISED
10. Simile by S. T. Coleridge : REDASAROSEISSHE
11. Aside : AWAY
12. Garden party : FETE
13. Boris of Bulgaria : TSAR
21. Lyric literature : ODES
23. ___ Palmas : LAS
25. ___ Alaska : BAKED
26. Bit or ort : CRUMB
27. Book of the Bible : HOSEA
28. Emendate : ALTER
29. Body-shop supply : PAINT
30. Endowed : GIVEN
31. Tennis star : EVERT
32. Purport or import : SENSE
34. Drives off : SHOOS
37. Scouts : SPOTTERS
41. Impel : URGE
43. To and ___ : FRO
44. Long waxed wicks : TAPERS
46. Stingy one : MISER
47. Parisian's pie : PATE
48. " . . . ___ in Kalamazoo" : AGAL
49. Tears : RIPS
50. Negri of silent films : POLA
51. Honk : TOOT
52. Barbara from Tucson : EDEN
53. Long-eared S.A. rodent : MARA
56. Rosemary's companion : RUE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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