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New York Times, Friday, September 10, 1976

Author: Evelyn B. Rosenthal
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.70, Missing: { B J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 60, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
Evelyn B. Rosenthal has 9 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1976, The New York TimesNo. 9,890
Across Down
1. Math branch : ALG
4. TV-dial initials : UHF
7. Poetic time of day : EEN
10. Silence : GAG
13. Pan for oven use : ROASTER
15. Alhambra site : GRANADA
17. Ancient Asia Minor land : GALATIA
18. Baltimore players : ORIOLES
19. Branch off : DIVERGE
21. Evil one : SATAN
22. More exact : NICER
23. Composition of some cubes : ICE
25. Cobbler of old : SUTOR
27. Oklahoma city : ENID
28. Plants of a region : FLORA
30. Curb : REIN
31. Turkish title : AGA
32. Nameless Jane : DOE
33. Windward island : GRENADA
35. Family member : SON
36. Legal matter : RES
37. Pineapple, to a soldier : GRENADE
41. Deface : MAR
42. Br. lawmakers : MPS
45. "___ but the brave . . . " : NONE
46. Capital of Jordan : AMMAN
48. Chimney output : SOOT
49. Grass bract : PALEA
51. Peter or frying : PAN
52. Now, in Madrid : AHORA
53. River near Paris : MARNE
55. Customers : PATRONS
57. Quality of good taste : DECENCY
59. Terrapins : TURTLES
61. Come earlier in time : PREDATE
62. Cleaning the blackboard : ERASING
63. Trip-inducing drug : LSD
64. Work on the lawn : MOW
65. Letters : EFS
66. Work on edging : TAT
1. S.A. country : ARG
2. Taking on freight : LOADING
3. Cracow's region : GALICIA
4. Unqualified : UTTER
5. Legatee : HEIR
6. Word on a parcel containing glass : FRAGILE
7. Part of the psyche : EGO
8. Goes astray : ERRS
9. Genus of water plants : NAIAS
10. Pygmalion's creation : GALATEA
11. Tonsil's neighbor : ADENOID
12. Natural or laughing : GAS
14. Laid by : SAVED
16. Downtown street sign : NOTURNS
20. Prefix for logy or nomy : ECO
22. Teachers' org. : NEA
24. Unit of work : ERG
26. Cell-acid initials : RNA
28. Peter, Jane or Henry : FONDA
29. Scottish island : ARRAN
32. ___ good deed : DOA
34. Poetic word : EER
35. Laughed like a villain : SNEERED
37. Initials for a nation's output : GNP
38. Restless ones : ROAMERS
39. Intertwined : ENLACED
40. Napoleon or Jones: Abbr. : EMP
41. Sea cow : MANATEE
42. Like a bright night : MOONLIT
43. Lars : PORSENA
44. Depot: Abbr. : STA
47. Navigator's need : MAP
48. Inoculations : SHOTS
50. Part of Indochina : ANNAM
52. Tapestry : ARRAS
54. Kind of plasm : ECTO
56. Piece of earth : TURF
57. U.N. license-plate initials : DPL
58. Evergreen : YEW
60. N.C.O. : SGT

Answer summary: 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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