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New York Times, Saturday, July 26, 1980

Author: Raymond F. Eisner
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { B F J K }, Scrabble score: 278 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,218
Across Down
1. Hall of Fame pitcher : GROVE
6. Nervous, excited condition : TWIT
10. Like an envelope at the P.O. : SLD
13. Tediously wordy : PROLIX
14. Figure: Comb. form : EIDO
15. Roman 102 : CII
16. Painting by Van Gogh : ROOMATARLES
18. Marsh elder : IVA
19. Whit : IOTA
20. Painter of "Maids of Honor" : VELASQUEZ
22. Not jaggy : EVEN
23. Trig terms : SINES
24. Swiss canton : URI
25. "___ Tag," play by Barrie : DER
26. Actor Keach : STACY
27. Small river islands : AITS
29. A la ___, cookery term : REINE
30. Grape seed : ACINUS
32. Plea : APPEAL
35. Orchid tubers : SALEPS
36. Given to traveling : ERRANT
37. Stage curtains : DROPS
39. Pollution factor : SOOT
40. Recumbent : PRONE
41. ___ passim (so everywhere) : SIC
44. Home-school org. : PTA
45. Unfinished : CRUDE
46. "Strange Interlude" heroine : NINA
47. Baseball: Slang : HORSEHIDE
49. Cry of distress : ALAS
50. O.A.S. member : USA
51. "Man at the Crossroads" muralist : DIEGORIVERA
54. ___ Leman, Genève : LAC
55. Faulkner character : ANSE
56. Father of the Titans : URANUS
57. Word on a stop sign in Rome : ALT
58. Sacks for packing coffee or sugar : MATS
59. Waistcoat : GILET
1. Furrow or hollow : GROOVE
2. He screams for teams he esteems : ROOTER
3. Kern's "___ River" : OLMAN
4. Routing word : VIA
5. Second phone: Abbr. : EXT
6. Playwright Rattigan : TERENCE
7. N.H. peak that inspired a Hawthorne tale : WILLEY
8. "I Get ___," 1951 song : IDEAS
9. Prepare a salad : TOSS
10. Pertaining to squirrels : SCIURINE
11. Hedonist's advice : LIVEITUP
12. President when Pancho Villa revolted : DIAZ
13. Used a lever : PRIED
17. Of birds : AVIAN
21. Migratory game birds : QUAILS
23. Marsh bird : STILT
26. Ballet star Lavery : SEAN
28. Draft initials : SSS
29. Rancheros' ropes : REATAS
30. " . . . I stand ___ upon a rock": Shak. : ASONE
31. Sontag : CAPE
32. He lost to D.D.E. : AES
33. Offer : PROPOSAL
34. Lengthen in time : PROTRACT
37. Rat-race participants : DRUDGES
38. Copland composition : RODEO
40. Member of the sacerdocy : PRIEST
41. Bon ___ (tea rose) : SILENE
42. Doing the same thing daily : INARUT
43. Residences for Miro or Dali : CASAS
45. Potter's field : CHINA
46. Kind of engagement : NAVAL
47. Hoop or skirt predecessor : HULA
48. Gouda's relative : EDAM
52. Toupee, in slanguage : RUG
53. South Korean city : IRI

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 10 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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