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New York Times, Monday, July 18, 1977

Author:
Elaine D. Schorr
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Elaine D. Schorr has 49 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,201

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Students & seniors
Across
1. He struck out : CASEY
6. Noisy birds : JAYS
10. Pompano relative : SCAD
14. Plaza de toros : ARENA
15. Bitter herb : ALOE
16. Worker's weekly worth : WAGE
17. Washday problem : STAIN
18. Blood components : SERA
19. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
20. Adversities : HARDKNOCKS
22. Overhang : EAVE
23. Many eras : EON
24. Mad one of fiction : HATTER
26. Humiliated : ABASED
30. Bloodhound's come-on : SCENT
32. Mendoza money : PESOS
33. Munchausen specialties : TALLTALES
37. Famous last words : ETTU
38. Road test : TRIAL
39. Determined girl of song : LOLA
40. Writing system : SHORTHAND
42. Proficiency : SKILL
43. Ground grain : GRIST
44. Actress Jacqueline : BISSET
45. Coin worth two shillings : FLORIN
48. Hurok : SOL
49. Zhivago's beloved : LARA
50. Plays down : SOFTPEDALS
57. On the pinnacle : ATOP
58. Nut containing caffeine : KOLA
59. Water wheel : NORIA
60. Siberian hole : MINE
61. "What's ___ for me?" : INIT
62. Divided : CLEFT
63. Grandson of Adam : ENOS
64. Neck region : NAPE
65. Happify : ELATE
Down
1. Wherewithal : CASH
2. Ionian Sea gulf : ARTA
3. Char the surface of : SEAR
4. Author Bagnold : ENID
5. U.S. Grant's men : YANKEES
6. Medea's mate : JASON
7. Templeton : ALEC
8. One-time English royal house : YORK
9. Conch, e.g. : SEASHELL
10. Cajoles : SWEETTALKS
11. Unit of weight : CARAT
12. Century plant : AGAVE
13. Discourage : DETER
21. Land of ___ : NOD
25. Formicary member : ANT
26. Follows the leader : APES
27. One of the March girls : BETH
28. Apropos : ASTO
29. Envious disparagement : SOURGRAPES
30. ___-Saens : SAINT
31. Arrayed : CLAD
33. Song syllables : TRAS
34. Nettleton of films : LOIS
35. She: Fr. : ELLE
36. Ancient mariner : SALT
38. Oversensitiveness : THINSKIN
41. Prefix with color or chord : TRI
42. Taciturnity : SILENCE
44. Syncopated rhythm : BOP
45. Olympic symbol : FLAME
46. Livy's tongue : LATIN
47. Neighbor of Bangor : ORONO
48. Subdivision of India : STATE
51. Charlie's wife : OONA
52. Sassy : FLIP
53. Baby's buddy : DOLL
54. Scope : AREA
55. London elevator : LIFT
56. Gluttonize : SATE

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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