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New York Times, Wednesday, June 16, 1976

Author: Dennis Listort
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.63, Missing: { B F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 258 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Spans: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
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© 1976, The New York TimesNo. 9,804
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1. Disciple of Thespis : ACTOR
6. Far's partner : WIDE
10. Novelist Pierre : LOTI
14. Moon goddess : DIANA
15. Privy to : INON
16. Golfer's 9 or 5 : IRON
17. Two-time loser to D.D.E. : ADLAIESTEVENSON
20. Trotsky : LEON
21. Golfing areas : TEES
22. Adored ones : IDOLS
23. Sea eagle : ERN
24. R.I. rebel of 1842 : DORR
25. Soon : ANON
26. "Go and ___ no more" : SIN
27. Medit. feeder : NILE
29. German city : ESSEN
32. Dog-headed ape : AANI
33. Theater org. : ANTA
37. Famous document or frigate : THECONSTITUTION
40. Sac : CYST
41. Keep ___ (persevere) : ATIT
42. Countryless man : NOLAN
43. Scat! : SHOO
44. Relatives : KIN
45. "___ silly question . . . " : ASKA
47. Certain G.I.'s : NCOS
49. Comic-strip sound : POW
52. Lawn-hose attachment : SPRAY
54. British lockup : GAOL
55. Seine feeder : OISE
56. One-time loser to F.D.R. : WENDELLLWILLKIE
59. Venezuelan town : AROA
60. Seasonal log : YULE
61. What Farragut ordered : SPEED
62. Cozy place : NEST
63. Tortoise family : EMYD
64. Towel cloth : TERRY
1. Allan ___ : ADALE
2. Fall drink : CIDER
3. Claw : TALON
4. ___ even keel : ONAN
5. Siamese measure : RAI
6. Partner of older : WISER
7. Word with famous and known : INTERNATIONALLY
8. Forest animals : DOES
9. Stationery item: Abbr. : ENV
10. "Cielito ___" : LINDO
11. Bean or Welles : ORSON
12. Adz or awl : TOOL
13. Taverns : INNS
18. Jacket : ETON
19. German article : EINE
24. Singer Martin, to friends : DINO
25. Dismounted : ALIT
26. Religious group : SECT
28. "We're ___ together" : INIT
29. Common abbr. : ETC
30. Short of : SHY
31. Its, in Paris : SES
32. Regarding : ASTO
33. Weigh ___ : ATON
34. Zilch : NIL
35. Words after ode : TOA
36. Miss Harding : ANN
38. Port of Okinawa : NAHA
39. Etats ___ : UNIS
43. Terrier : SKYE
44. Caste of India : KOLI
45. Peter et al. : ARNOS
46. Cairo leader : SADAT
48. Daunted : COWED
49. Nickel-nurser : PIKER
50. Willow : OSIER
51. Like a neglected lawn : WEEDY
52. Dive or song : SWAN
53. ___ Marquette : PERE
54. Moody : GLUM
55. Wine pitcher : OLPE
57. Strong solution : LYE
58. Craft of W.W. II : LST

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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