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New York Times, Friday, July 1, 1977

Author: Anthony B. Canning
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 256 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 9, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
Anthony B. Canning has 26 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,184
Across Down
1. Attention-getting sound : AHEM
5. "___ to bury Caesar . . . " : ICOME
10. Mil. decorations : DSMS
14. Emulated Arcaro : RODE
15. Burrowing animals : MOLES
16. List abbr. : ETAL
17. Prolific plant in W. Va. : SUGARMAPLE
19. Large hall : SALA
20. Sold in small quantities : RETAILED
21. Musical group : OCTET
22. Noah's eldest son : SHEM
23. The high cost of leaving : FARE
24. Parseghian : ARA
27. Family member : SIS
29. Wicker's "___ to Die" : ATIME
31. Swig : GULP
33. Ohio et al., to W. Va. : NEIGHBORS
36. " . . . ___ forgive those" : ASWE
37. Peter, in Puerto Rico : PEDRO
38. Burner : ETNA
39. What 17 Across is to W. Va. : STATETREE
41. British gun : STEN
42. Where Aleppo is : SYRIA
43. "Treasure Island" author's monogram : RLS
45. Suffix with herb and verb : OSE
46. Book by W. Va.'s Pearl Buck : SONS
47. Emulates Rich Little : APES
50. Garand, e.g. : RIFLE
52. Source of resin : PINETREE
56. About : INRE
57. River's upper tributaries : HEADWATERS
59. Deity, in Dijon : DIEU
60. Napoleon's troops : ARMEE
61. Arrived from above : ALIT
62. Part of a strawberry : STEM
63. Packer's Bart : STARR
64. "Lang" follower : SYNE
1. Horace's "___ Poetica" : ARS
2. 3,600 seconds : HOUR
3. Selvage : EDGE
4. Cold cuts : MEATS
5. Children's marbles : IMMIES
6. One of many W. Va. workers : COALMINER
7. Old Greek flask : OLPE
8. Pinochle play : MELD
9. Suffix with Siam and Japan : ESE
10. Gives an account of : DESCRIBES
11. For W. Va., it's "Montani Semper Liberi" : STATEMOTTO
12. Man or boy : MALE
13. Bed part : SLAT
18. Cheering word : RAH
21. Attestation : OATH
23. "Peter Rabbit" cartoonist : FAGO
24. Turkish chiefs : AGAS
25. Corrodes : RUSTS
26. Meaning of "Semper Liberi" : ALWAYSFREE
28. Hebrew ceremonial feast : SEDER
30. Kin of fulmars : ERNES
32. Important W. Va. product : PETROLEUM
34. Man from Dublin : IRELANDER
35. Far from foolhardy : SANE
37. Sch. affiliates : PTAS
40. Mozart's "___ Kleine Nachtmusik" : EINE
44. Oil well, for instance : SPEWER
48. Greek letter : ETA
49. Girls in Toledo: Abbr. : SRTAS
50. Disencumbers : RIDS
51. "What's ___ for me?" : INIT
52. Saucy : PERT
53. "___ Camera" : IAMA
54. Smooth and slippery : EELY
55. "___ go bragh" : ERIN
57. Owns : HAS
58. Sault ___ Marie : STE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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