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Bernice Gordon
Bernice Gordon

New York Times, Thursday, June 12, 1980

Author:
Bernice Gordon
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J M Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Bernice Gordon has 126 pre-Shortz puzzles and 21 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,174

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Across
1. Trouter's toss : CAST
5. Boat in Eastern waters : PROA
9. Sackcloth's partner : ASHES
14. Hep : ONTO
15. Warren or Hines : EARL
16. Dean Martin TV show : ROAST
17. Eaves : OVERHANGS
19. Short tale of adventure : CONTE
20. Ship's boat : PINNACE
21. Navel and Temple : ORANGES
23. Feels contempt for : LOATHES
25. Prefix with graph : IDEO
26. Ottoman official : DEY
27. Upset : UNNERVED
31. Shade of red : BLOOD
34. Signals to stop : FLAGS
35. Old French coin : ECU
36. Speeds up the motor : REVS
37. Deck posts for cables : BITTS
38. Circle parts : ARCS
39. Sight on the Seine : ILE
40. Sweet drinks : SODAS
41. Electronography : ONSET
42. Whorl : GYRATION
44. Nonsense! : ROT
45. ___ bien : TRES
46. Minerals used as gems : SPINELS
50. Training partner for Holmes : SPARRER
53. Iridescent : OPALINE
55. Chinese duck : PEKIN
56. Assumes control : TAKESOVER
58. Lycée student : ELEVE
59. TV's Barbara : EDEN
60. Beautiful girl : PERI
61. Medicinal amounts : DOSES
62. Simon ___ : SAYS
63. Some are tight : ENDS
Down
1. Type of housing : COOP
2. Incus : ANVIL
3. Court employee, for short : STENO
4. Whirlwinds : TORNADOS
5. Fine and dandy : PEACHY
6. Hindu queen : RANEE
7. Assn. : ORG
8. ___-ran (loser) : ALSO
9. Areas in some shopping centers : ARCADES
10. Oklahoma player : SOONER
11. Aftermaths of binges : HANGOVERS
12. Princely family of Italy : ESTE
13. Revered Frenchwomen: Abbr. : STES
18. Had an aversion to : HATED
22. Aspic molds : RINGS
24. Sovereigns in the Middle East : SULTANS
28. King Cole et al. : NATS
29. ___ homo : ECCE
30. Housewife's nemesis : DUST
31. Hoosegow : BRIG
32. Dutch painter: 17th century : LELY
33. Catches up with : OVERTAKES
34. Tabby's canine counterpart : FIDO
37. Capital of Idaho : BOISE
38. Pronghorn or springbok : ANTELOPE
40. Author Laurenceand family : STERNES
41. Mrs. Chaplin's namesakes : OONAS
43. Become successful : ARRIVE
44. Cures, as cheese : RIPENS
47. Calaboose : POKEY
48. Pep up : LIVEN
49. Bergen woodenhead : SNERD
50. Raced : SPED
51. Charo's tresses : PELO
52. Aves. : RTES
54. Goddess of discord : ERIS
57. Nabokov heroine : ADA

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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