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New York Times, Friday, June 22, 1979

Author: Russell
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1979, The New York TimesNo. 10,818
Across Down
1. Hoofbeat on cobblestones : CLOP
5. Crucial : ACUTE
10. Exclamation in Dublin : ARRA
14. Israeli folk dance : HORA
15. Sniffed : NOSED
16. Nobelist in Chemistry: 1944 : HAHN
17. Officially approved, as a college : ACCREDITED
19. Chief Norse god : ODIN
20. Vincent Price chiller: 1963 : DIARYOFAMADMAN
22. Ineloquent pauses : ERS
23. Architect Saarinen : EERO
24. Regard with repugnance : ABHOR
28. Street urchin : WAIF
31. A two-master: Abbr. : SCH
33. Gang : CREW
34. Zombielike state of mind : TRANCE
36. Letter : CEE
37. Vincent Price hair-raiser: 1963 : COMEDYOFTERRORS
40. Saint Louis was one : ROI
41. Set of nine : ENNEAD
42. Heroic poetry : EPOS
43. Wee hrs. : AMS
44. Kingly role : LEAR
45. Silly ones : GEESE
46. Tiff : SPAT
48. Spy guys : CIA
50. Vincent Price thriller: 1973 : THEATREOFBLOOD
58. Section of the Met : TIER
59. Sound, practical judgment: Colloq. : HORSESENSE
60. Prefix with phobia : ACRO
61. Make joyful : ELATE
62. "___ Eruditorum," Roman journal : ACTA
63. Kin of "geetars" : UKES
64. Gold or silver : METAL
65. "A ___ of dreadful note": Shak. : DEED
1. Actor Everett : CHAD
2. Places, in legal phrases : LOCI
3. Killer whale : ORCA
4. Catherine ___, last wife of Henry VIII : PARR
5. Communicative catchall : ANDOR
6. Styles the hair : COIFS
7. Harness racing org. : USTA
8. Rain cats and dogs : TEEM
9. Icelandic epic : EDDA
10. Adler's "A House Is Not ___" : AHOME
11. Viewing screen used at airports : RADARSCOPE
12. Ionesco play : RHINOCEROS
13. Actress Blyth : ANN
18. One who ogles : EYER
21. Yield : DEFER
24. Capital of Ghana : ACCRA
25. Vehicle for Endora? : BROOMSTICK
26. Realm; province : HEMISPHERE
27. "The little I know, I ___ to my ignorance": Guitry : OWE
28. Thin cake : WAFER
29. Theater org. : ANTA
30. Frosted : ICED
32. Hermann ___, German novelist : HESSE
34. Northumberland river : TYNE
35. Columnist Barrett : RONA
38. Word with ray or wing : DELTA
39. Arikara : REE
45. Has a bull session : GABS
47. Planes, for short : AEROS
48. ___ Mesa, L.A. suburb : COSTA
49. "___ a Song Coming On" : IFEEL
51. Horror film of 1954 : THEM
52. Work for Mr. Price : ROLE
53. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
54. Top job for Vincent : LEAD
55. Fairy tale's first word : ONCE
56. Bone: Comb. form : OSTE
57. "The Walking ___," 1936 horror film : DEAD
58. St. Anthony's cross : TAU

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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