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New York Times, Saturday, June 19, 1976

Author: Anthony B. Canning
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
Anthony B. Canning has 26 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1976, The New York TimesNo. 9,807
Across Down
1. Sharp : TART
5. Like the mid-ocean : DEEP
9. ___ dixit : IPSE
13. Drain : SEWER
14. Ferber : EDNA
15. Deception : SHAM
16. ___ in the hole : ANACE
17. Major Wyoming resource : PETROLEUM
19. Visitors to Sutter's Mill : FORTYNINERS
21. Words with carte : ALA
22. Earth goddess : ERDA
23. Outside: Prefix : ECT
24. Assembly: Abbr. : SESS
26. As ___ a pin : NEATAS
29. Store : STASH
32. Three-___ (triple) : BAGGER
35. Scientist's place : LAB
37. Bet : ANTE
38. Complains : GROUSES
40. Horse, to a cowpoke : CRITTER
42. Dante locale : HELL
43. Brit. aces of the 1940's : RAF
45. Black Sea port : ODESSA
46. Now : TODAY
48. In the ___ the moon : DARKOF
50. Time of day: Abbr. : MRNG
52. Pronoun : SHE
53. Uhlans' weapons: Abbr. : LCES
57. Numerical prefix : TRI
59. Wyoming's state trees : COTTONWOODS
62. Liszt rhapsodies : HUNGARIAN
64. Expect : AWAIT
65. On the sheltered side : ALEE
66. Deliver : SEND
67. Women's belts of old : CESTS
68. Sleuth Wolfe : NERO
69. Mussolini's daughter : EDDA
70. Morsels : ORTS
1. Drift : TENOR
2. Tony, for one : AWARD
3. Wyoming's shape : RECTANGULAR
4. Card : TREY
5. Limn : DEPICT
6. Lacking teeth : EDENTAL
7. Grafted, in heraldry : ENTE
8. Young salmon : PARRS
9. Atoll unit: Abbr. : ISL
10. Game birds : PHEASANTS
11. Biblical king : SAUL
12. Miss Eames : EMMA
13. Kind of cracker : SAFE
18. Simple sugars : OSES
20. More intimate : NEARER
25. Indian paintbrush, to Wyoming : STATEFLOWER
27. Letters : EES
28. Pouch : SAC
30. French holy ones: Abbr. : STES
31. Wife of Zeus : HERA
32. Purchased: Abbr. : BGHT
33. Mars: Prefix : AREO
34. Certain digger : GOLDMINER
36. Like some promises : BROKEN
39. Sorry : SAD
41. Promising words : IDO
44. Play ___ loose : FASTAND
47. Indian of Peru: Var. : YNCA
49. Actress Fleming : RHONDA
51. English shrub : GORSE
54. Glide : COAST
55. Works on copy : EDITS
56. Concordes : SSTS
57. Word of comparison : THAN
58. Control : RULE
60. Got even : TIED
61. Baylor's home : WACO
63. Earth: Prefix : GEO

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 10 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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