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New York Times, Thursday, June 5, 1975

Author: Martha J. DeWitt
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Martha J. DeWitt has 72 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,427
Across Down
1. Late King of Hollywood : GABLE
6. Peggy of TV : CASS
10. Gun fodder : AMMO
14. Reserved : ALOOF
15. White House room : OVAL
16. Star part : LEAD
17. Automaton : ROBOT
18. Kind of jazz : DIXIELAND
20. Call's colleague : BECK
21. G-man : FED
22. King-of-beasts' group : PRIDES
23. Regulations' associates : RULES
25. Binges : SPREES
26. "Minute Waltz" man : CHOPIN
28. Break a traffic law : SPEED
29. Foots the bill : HOSTS
30. Inlet : FIORD
31. Melding card : ACE
34. Old pulpit : AMBO
35. Bronze, for one : ALLOY
36. Perch for an ibex : CRAG
37. Trifle : TOY
38. Sound of dismay : GROAN
39. Family member : MAMMA
40. Ulcers : SORES
41. Tightened : TENSED
42. Opera headpieces : TIARAS
44. Piece of land : TRACT
45. "See here!" : LISTEN
46. Rum or State : BAY
47. Emerald Isle : ERIN
50. Duke of jazz : ELLINGTON
52. Singly : ALONE
53. Port of Yemen : ADEN
54. Direction : EAST
55. Type of painting : GENRE
56. Dampens flax : RETS
57. Mrs. Kennedy : ROSE
58. Sharp : EDGED
1. Attire : GARB
2. Bitter drug : ALOE
3. Jazz-band singer : BOBCROSBY
4. Admire : LOOKUPTO
5. Newt : EFT
6. Things broken by the C.I.A. : CODES
7. Greedy : AVID
8. Jazz-band unit, for short : SAX
9. Kind of elm : SLIPPERY
10. Confederated : ALLIED
11. Gettysburg commander : MEADE
12. Lion features : MANES
13. Chances : ODDS
19. Sinned : ERRED
21. Marsh : FEN
24. ___ pendens (pending suit) : LIS
25. Golf club : SPOON
26. Small thrush : CHAT
27. Man: Lat. : HOMO
28. Marner : SILAS
30. Ice sheets : FLOES
31. Louis of jazz : ARMSTRONG
32. Arrived : CAME
33. Old oath : EGAD
35. Jazz-band aide : ARRANGER
36. Scrubbed, as a mission : CANCELED
38. Bridge man : GOREN
39. ___ culpa : MEA
40. Silks' associates : SATINS
41. Strive : TRY
42. Spanish-letter mark : TILDE
43. Small land area : ISLET
44. French relative : TANTE
45. King of drama : LEAR
46. Head man : BOSS
48. Concerning : INRE
49. Privation : NEED
51. Chinese way : TAO
52. ___ of Aquarius : AGE

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