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New York Times, Wednesday, August 27, 1980

Author: Jeanette K. Brill
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 272 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Jeanette K. Brill has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles and 2 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,250
Across Down
1. Marry on the run : ELOPE
6. Former movie vamp : BARA
10. Teen-age woe : ACNE
14. Kind of orange : NAVEL
15. "The ___ Love" : ONEI
16. Mother of Hermes : MAIA
17. Retrench : DRAWINONESHORNS
20. Royal pawner of jewels : ISABELLA
21. "I've ___ You Under My Skin" : GOT
22. Rankle : FESTER
25. Homilies : SERMONS
27. Wood sorrels : OCAS
28. Capek drama : RUR
31. Location for rejuvenation : SPA
32. High, in music : ALT
33. Airs not for pairs : SOLOS
35. Forster's "A Passage to ___" : INDIA
39. Give up : LAYDOWNONESARMS
42. Play a banjo : STRUM
43. Cattail : AMENT
44. "___ sum?" (stunned Roman's question) : UBI
45. Ennis or Crandall of baseball : DEL
47. So far : YET
48. Mimicked : APED
49. Ballerina's need : TOESHOE
53. Deter : IMPEDE
55. Where lts. are made : OTC
56. Excel : OUTSTRIP
59. Give up : THROWINTHETOWEL
64. Après juillet : AOUT
65. Marquis de ___ : SADE
66. River in SE Kenya : TSAVO
67. Tilt : LIST
68. "___ est percipi" (Berkeley principle) : ESSE
69. French legislative body : SENAT
1. Windup : END
2. Roman household god : LAR
3. Eggs, to Caesar : OVA
4. Lapwings : PEWITS
5. Beethoven's "Für ___" : ELISE
6. McNutt of comics : BOOB
7. Bancroft of films : ANNE
8. Spins : REELS
9. Bridal paths : AISLES
10. One of a Latin trio : AMO
11. Freight : CARGO
12. Smooth, sheer fabric : NINON
13. Bridge positions : EASTS
18. Restricted : NARROW
19. Clarsach player : HARPIST
22. Newborn Clydesdales : FOALS
23. Acclaim : ECLAT
24. Sylvan deity : SATYR
26. "Give a ___ horse . . . " : MANA
29. Arm bone corresponding to the fibula : ULNA
30. Capacious : ROOMY
33. By hook or by crook : SOMEHOW
34. Snicker attachment : SNEE
36. One-seeded fruit : DRUPE
37. Enclose closely : IMBED
38. Stage ploy : ASIDE
40. Flops : DUDS
41. Complete : ENTIRE
46. Lake near Banff : LOUISE
48. Place in juxtaposition : APPOSE
49. Calculator's result : TOTAL
50. Holy Roman Emperor: 962–73 : OTHOI
51. Tans : ECRUS
52. Lab heaters : ETNAS
54. Gear for Bench and Fisk : MITTS
57. Criteria: Abbr. : STDS
58. Quaker pronoun : THEE
60. Baseball Hall of Famer : OTT
61. Ashen : WAN
62. Peron or Gabor : EVA
63. Abraham's nephew : LOT

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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