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New York Times, Thursday, July 10, 1980

Author: C. J. Angio
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 12, XRef: 1, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
C. J. Angio has 93 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,202
Across Down
1. Equine's ankle : HOCK
5. Like a bump on ___ : ALOG
9. Occident : WEST
13. Will-___-wisp : OTHE
14. Macadamize : PAVE
15. Highest voice part, in music : CANTO
16. Protestant group in Northern Ireland : ORANGEMEN
18. Self-evident truth : AXIOM
19. They were seldom left at post : PONYEXPRESS
21. Flounder's relative : DAB
22. Whalers' social visit : GAM
23. Give ___ whirl : ITA
25. "Queen of the Adriatic": Abbr. : VEN
26. Native of city in which Aristotle died : CHALCIDIAN
33. Have aches and pains : AIL
34. Brazilian parrot : ARARA
35. Lunar valley : RILLE
36. Dry cleaner's concern : PRESSINGPROBLEM
39. Not mounted, as a diamond : UNSET
40. "___ is an island" : NOMAN
41. Número ___ : UNO
42. Compositions with rural themes : PASTORALES
44. Suffix with malt : OSE
45. Library treasures : ANA
46. "Exodus" hero : ARI
47. N.R.A. proponent : FDR
50. The first ones last : IMPRESSIONS
57. Great northern divers : LOONS
59. Like a prefabricated house : SECTIONAL
60. Garden of ___ : ALLAH
61. Fodder plant : TARE
62. One of Clark's co-stars : LANA
63. Donjon : KEEP
64. Place needing urban renewal : SLUM
65. Jack ___, film heavy : ELAM
1. Larry Bird's target : HOOP
2. Other, in Toledo : OTRO
3. Constant : CHANGELESS
4. Native of Nairobi : KENYAN
5. Top : APEX
6. Word with bridge or street : LAMP
7. Finished : OVER
8. Wilder : GENE
9. Polish : WAX
10. Author Bagnold : ENID
11. It has pillars and a wall : STOA
12. Sepulcher : TOMB
15. Rigid; strong : CASTIRON
17. Columbia, in a song : GEM
20. Start of Virginia's motto : SIC
24. Star in Draco : ADIB
25. Lisi : VIRNA
26. Dernier ___ (latest fashion) : CRI
27. McKinley adviser : HANNA
28. Crude tartar : ARGOL
29. "___ in soft Lydian airs" : LAPME
30. Deceptive; misleading : ILLUSIONAL
31. Coeur d'___, Idaho : ALENE
32. Nobody, to Nero : NEMO
33. "Since Hector was ___" : APUP
34. Fill with sudden wonder : ASTONISH
37. Bristle : SETA
38. Headland : RAS
43. Butter at Fordham : RAM
44. Batter at Baltimore : ORIOLE
46. Faulkner's "___ Lay Dying" : ASI
47. Bane of bombers : FLAK
48. Also-ran in 1976 and early in 1980 : DOLE
49. Histrion's quest : ROLE
51. Sounds seeking silence : PSTS
52. Opposite of 30 Down : REAL
53. Light tan : ECRU
54. Make headway against : STEM
55. Dog in "Peter Pan" : NANA
56. Review given to a turkey : SLAM
58. Downy surface : NAP

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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