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New York Times, Friday, September 2, 1977

Author: Stephen Rosskamm Shalom
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 263 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 57, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Stephen Rosskamm Shalom has 1 pre-Shortz puzzle in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,247
Across Down
1. Harsh; surly : GRUFF
6. Put into type : SET
9. Rover's offering : PAW
12. Mrs. Abzug : BELLA
13. State : UTTER
15. ___ carte : ALA
16. Slowpoke : SNAIL
17. Likely to fall : SHAKY
18. Mythical bird : ROC
19. Henny Youngman gag : ONELINER
21. Bone: Prefix : OSTEO
23. "Tusitala" : RLS
24. Truth, to Keats : BEAUTY
26. Atrocious : BAD
29. "Tell ___ the Marines!" : ITTO
31. Not so new or fresh : STALER
34. "Seldom comes ___ laughing home" : ALOAN
36. Bryce Canyon is here : UTAH
38. Reside : LIVE
39. Where to find hidden meanings : BETWEENTHELINES
42. Broadway group : ANTA
43. Hupmobile contemporaries : REOS
44. Lifeless : INERT
45. Emitted smoke or fumes : REEKED
47. Lament : MOAN
49. Wall and Main: Abbr. : STS
50. Sabotage a train : DERAIL
52. Blind ___, of "Treasure Island" : PEW
54. Pooh's creator : MILNE
56. Hits a drive that is caught : LINESOUT
60. Here, in Le Havre : ICI
61. Wouk ship : CAINE
63. Oligophrenic : MORON
65. Against : CON
66. Aligned : TRUED
67. Hersey town : ADANO
68. Compass direction : ENE
69. Maker of extra-long trousers : SAM
70. Drip-dry material : NYLON
1. Famed literary initials : GBS
2. Nevada separation center : RENO
3. ___ Ude, U.S.S.R. city : ULAN
4. Risky venture : FLIER
5. Designer's autumn offerings : FALLLINE
6. Gaze : STARE
7. Comic-strip exclamation : EEK
8. Test : TRYOUT
9. Some dogmas or phones : PARTYLINES
10. Relative of a yucca : ALOE
11. Site of Baylor University : WACO
13. Seabees' outfit : USN
14. Corporation's ultimate concern : THEBOTTOMLINE
20. Adherent : IST
22. Former "Pravda" editor : STALIN
25. Tennis star : ASHE
26. Storied pachyderm : BABAR
27. Coeur d'___, Idaho : ALENE
28. Place to sign on : DOTTEDLINE
30. Air : TUNE
32. Tennis star : EVERT
33. Takes a breather : RESTS
35. Rouse : AWAKEN
37. Charlie Chan words : AHSO
40. Earth goddess : ERDA
41. Football official : LINESMAN
46. Builds : ERECTS
48. Zoo attraction : APE
51. Pelvic bone : ILIUM
53. Herman or Allen : WOODY
54. Mickey and Minnie : MICE
55. Byzantine image : ICON
57. Composer Rorem : NED
58. Chkalov's river : URAL
59. Up ___ good : TONO
62. Parseghian : ARA
64. ___ sequitur : NON

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

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