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New York Times, Wednesday, January 10, 1973

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.28, Missing: { F J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,551
Across Down
1. Engraves : ETCHES
7. Shark parasite : REMORA
13. Manly : VIRILE
14. Mountain ridges : ARETES
15. Miss Redgrave : VANESSA
16. Sunders : CLEAVES
18. Ledger item : ASSET
19. Luau fare : POI
21. Worthless stuff : TRIPE
22. Bore false witness : LIED
23. Unsocial one : LONER
25. Poland's neighbor: Abbr. : USSR
26. Tenn. athlete : VOL
27. Humbled : LOWERED
29. Norse goddess : EIR
30. Subjugates : ENSLAVES
32. Cheap : BRASSY
34. River to the Baltic : ODER
35. Asian native : DAUR
36. Supplication : PRAYER
39. Take to court : LITIGATE
43. Gun the motor : REV
44. Like some sweaters : SLEEVED
46. Sea or ant : RED
47. Done : OVER
49. Hindu ascetics : YATIS
50. True: Fr. : VRAI
51. Of an infection : VIRAL
53. Fishing gear : ROD
54. Capital of Idaho : BOISE
55. Popular tribute : OVATION
57. Develops : EVOLVES
59. Woman deputy, in France : AGENTE
60. More trim : NEATER
61. Man's name : LESTER
62. Prevents : DETERS
1. Avoidance : EVASION
2. Xmas-tree adornments : TINSELS
3. Belief : CREED
4. Attention-getting sound : HIST
5. City transit lines : ELS
6. Admiral Mahan's concern : SEAPOWER
7. More piquant : RACIER
8. Goethe's ___ könig : ERL
9. Suitable : MEET
10. Port of Japan : OTARU
11. Alters : REVISES
12. Freedom from germs : ASEPSIS
15. Cornet feature : VALVE
17. Crowd together : SERRY
20. Individuals : ONES
23. Eliza Doolittle word : LOVERLY
24. Kickbacks : REBATES
27. Stows cargo : LADES
28. Celtic priest : DRUID
31. Actress Myrna : LOY
33. Pampas land: Abbr, : ARG
35. Cocktail bonus : DIVIDEND
36. City in Utah : PROVO
37. Certain Broadway show : REVIVAL
38. Batter's concern : AVERAGE
39. Mother of Apollo : LETO
40. One who has it made : ARRIVER
41. Come-on ads : TEASERS
42. Singer Adams et al. : EDIES
45. Breadwinner : EARNER
48. Fees : RATES
50. ___-face (reversal) : VOLTE
52. Ravelings : LINT
54. Watercraft : BOAT
56. Native: Suffix : OTE
58. Letter : VEE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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