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Maura B. Jacobson
Maura B. Jacobson

New York Times, Tuesday, June 21, 1977

Author: Maura B. Jacobson
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { F Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
Maura B. Jacobson has 63 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,174
Across Down
1. Part of a molecule : ATOM
5. West Pointer : CADET
10. Jack of TV fame : PAAR
14. Dome on the range : CIMA
15. Hippodrome : ARENA
16. City on the Truckee : RENO
17. Horns : HEADPROJECTIONS
20. Cagliari's island : SARDINIA
21. Kind of bean : KIDNEY
22. Scraped by (with "out") : EKED
23. Nota ___ : BENE
24. Former Michigan governor : ROMNEY
27. Soapy water : SUDS
28. Moslem potentate : AGA
31. To have: Fr. : AVOIR
32. Light tan : ECRU
33. Growth on a tree trunk : KNAR
34. Winds : TURNSONASPINDLE
37. Shake ___ (hurry) : ALEG
38. Rose Bowl winner in 1976 : UCLA
39. Bridge expert : GOREN
40. Crane or Brown : LES
41. ___ on it (hurry) : STEP
42. Most cunning : CUTEST
43. Buddies : PALS
44. Sounds meaning "Don't touch!" : AHAH
45. Cashmere's kin : ANGORA
48. Cause of nasality : ADENOIDS
52. Reeds : WILLISANDWALTER
54. Draft status : ONEA
55. "R.U.R." or "U.S.A.," e.g. : TITLE
56. Sicilian sizzler : ETNA
57. Ogle like an ogre : LEER
58. "Farewell the neighing ___" : STEED
59. Ginza sauces : SOYS
1. Sighs, in Stuttgart : ACHS
2. "___ yellow ribbon . . . " : TIEA
3. Actor Sharif : OMAR
4. Vexatious : MADDENING
5. Co-star in "The Late Show" : CARNEY
6. Jack-in-the-pulpit, e.g. : AROID
7. ___ vu : DEJA
8. Chemical ending : ENE
9. Put on the bulletin board : TACKEDUP
10. One of the deadly sins : PRIDE
11. Ages and ages : AEON
12. Baxter or Hathaway : ANNE
13. Ablush : ROSY
18. Tightwads : PIKERS
19. Cannery items : TINS
23. Pouchlike body cavity : BURSA
24. Assessment amount : RATAL
25. Egglet : OVULE
26. Folkways : MORES
27. Hustle tickets : SCALP
28. Kostelanetz : ANDRE
29. Winds of 32–63 m.p.h. : GALES
30. "___ You Glad You're You" : ARENT
32. Endings for prefer and differ : ENCES
33. Observation posts for Peeping Toms : KNOTHOLES
35. Endures longer : OUTLASTS
36. Tropical lizard : IGUANA
41. Ganges garb : SARI
42. Ate caramels : CHEWED
43. Like a magnet : POLAR
44. Confuse : ADDLE
45. "Over the hill" : AWOL
46. Three squared : NINE
47. High spirits : GLEE
48. Buy a poker hand : ANTE
49. "Tell ___ the Marines" : ITTO
50. Gainsay : DENY
51. Madrid wives: Abbr. : SRAS
53. River isle : AIT

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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