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New York Times, Thursday, August 14, 1980

Author:
William Jarvis
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 4.89, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,237

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Burn : SCORCH
7. Secular : LAIC
11. Jaunty headgear : TAM
14. Planetarium apparatus : ORRERY
15. Word form with Chinese or European : INDO
16. Collection of anecdotes : ANA
17. Duck that sailed with Thor Heyerdahl : SINBAD
18. Expression : MIEN
19. "___ Magic," 1948 song : ITS
20. Very filthy or corrupt : AUGEAN
22. Wildcat : OCELOT
24. These could form a convoy : SEMIS
26. Composer Rorem : NED
28. Black jackets : ETONS
29. Explorer Tasman : ABEL
30. " . . . god of my ___" (Juliet re Romeo) : IDOLATRY
32. Advice columnist : LANDERS
35. Where the shoebill flies : NILE
36. Material for a dobie man : TNT
37. Dolley Madison, ___ Payne : NEE
38. "Queen ___," Joan Crawford film : BEE
39. Baksheesh : TIP
42. Gyro follower : STAT
43. Endure : UNDERGO
45. Not domestic : IMPORTED
48. Gaseous element : NEON
49. Balzac book: 1832 : ADIEU
50. A Siamese twin : ENG
51. Lenin's predecessors : TSARS
52. Group in "The Corn is Green" : MINERS
54. Crease again : REFOLD
56. Day of the wk. : MON
57. Verdi opera : AIDA
59. Style of type : ITALIC
62. ___, amas, amat : AMO
63. Diluted rum : GROG
64. Yellow and scarlet : FEVERS
65. Golfer David Graham's bpl. : NSW
66. "To be," to Cicero : ESSE
67. Forsyth's "The ___ File" : ODESSA
Down
1. Andrea Doria signal : SOS
2. ___ de coeur (passionate protest) : CRI
3. Bangle : ORNAMENT
4. Construct after destruction : REBUILD
5. Rugged cliffs : CRAGS
6. R.L.S. criminal : HYDE
7. Drew : LIMNED
8. American cuckoo : ANI
9. Concept: Comb. form : IDEO
10. Behind a blind : CONCEALED
11. Bushelman : TAILOR
12. Burton role : ANTONY
13. Junk parts : MASTS
21. Espresso additive : ANISETTE
23. Suffix meaning "little one" : ETTE
24. Quinine is one : SALT
25. Abba ___ : EBAN
27. Tennis star in the 30's : DONBUDGE
31. Claim of a sort : LIEN
33. Train : ENTOURAGE
34. Hitchcock's "___ Window" : REAR
39. Levers on potters' wheels : TREADLES
40. Sikorsky : IGOR
41. Her Met debut came in 1931 : PONS
42. Graf ___ : SPEE
44. Subjugate : ENSLAVE
45. Dialects : IDIOMS
46. Fish used as bait : MINNOW
47. Anger : ENRAGE
49. Jordanian capital : AMMAN
51. Lugged : TOTED
53. Part of a salutation : SIRS
55. Inventory abbr. : FIFO
58. Kin of British bashes : DOS
60. Revenue org. : IRS
61. R. E. Lee's cause : CSA

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

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