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New York Times, Monday, August 18, 1975

Author: Alice H. Kaufman
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Alice H. Kaufman has 9 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,501
Across Down
1. Epoch : ERA
4. Coarse wools : ABBS
8. Lithe: Var. : SVELT
13. ___-edged (top quality) : GILT
15. Mild oath : DRAT
16. Of a tissue layer : TELAR
17. Korean border river : YALU
18. Miss by a ___ : MILE
19. Liqueur flavor : ANISE
20. Northern grouse : PTARMIGAN
22. Bakery elevator : YEAST
23. Cargo ship : TANKER
24. Occasional sky visitor : COMET
26. Objective : IDEAL
28. Bright bird : ORIOLE
32. Rent : LEASE
35. Moon circle : HALO
37. Exclamation : ALAS
38. Roguish : ARCH
39. Mourning and turtle : DOVES
40. Triton : NEWT
41. Storied piper : PIED
42. Pitcher Nolan : RYAN
43. Small steak : TBONE
44. Coin of Spain : PESETA
46. Hourly : HORAL
48. Island south of Luzon : LEYTE
50. Abridges : ELIDES
54. Small finch : SERIN
57. One of Tito's people : SLOVENIAN
59. Reflection : IMAGE
60. Both: Prefix : AMBI
61. Facts : DATA
62. Kind of wad : TIGHT
63. Movie unit : REEL
64. Cut off : SNIP
65. Directions for printers : STETS
66. Eyelid trouble: Var. : STYE
67. Reply: Abbr. : ANS
1. Karnak's land : EGYPT
2. Lariat : RIATA
3. Poe's middle name : ALLAN
4. Regard highly : ADMIRE
5. Ship's jail : BRIG
6. Mountaineer's cap : BALACLAVAHELMET
7. Office worker : STENO
8. One with endurance : STAYER
9. Window shades : VENETIANBLINDS
10. Lamb : ELIA
11. Girl : LASS
12. Weight allowance : TRET
14. Confection : TURKISHDELIGHT
21. Ancient Asian : MEDE
25. Dairy sounds : MOOS
27. Nautical greeting : AHOY
29. Table item : OLEO
30. Gardener's concern : LAWN
31. Italian family : ESTE
32. Northern European : LAPP
33. Indian tribe : ERIE
34. Certain tennis serves : ACES
36. Mesh fabric : LENO
39. Cart : DRAY
43. Account : TALE
45. Beliefs : TENETS
47. Rail at : REVILE
49. Rulers : TSARS
51. Miss Barrymore : DIANA
52. Dine at home : EATIN
53. Ginger and cold : SNAPS
54. Does modeling : SITS
55. Give off : EMIT
56. Storm : RAGE
58. Mind : OBEY

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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