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New York Times, Tuesday, January 11, 1972

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 300 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1972, The New York TimesNo. 8,186
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1. Missing Crater : JUDGE
6. Vivacity : LIFE
10. Not bad : GOOD
14. Use : AVAIL
15. ___ go bragh! : ERIN
16. Singing voice : ALTO
17. Confusion : MELEE
18. Part of keel : SKEG
19. Rock: Suffix : LITE
20. Sculpture form : BASRELIEF
22. Smooths, as the way : PAVES
23. Disposition : MOOD
24. Affirm : ASSERT
25. Isolate : MAROON
28. Routing word : VIA
29. Double ___ dinner napkins : DAMASK
30. Not rare : WELLDONE
35. Friendship : AMITY
36. Kind of kite or car : BOX
37. Kimberley sights : MINES
38. Straddling words : YESANDNO
40. Word for John : HONEST
41. ___ longa : ARS
42. Mint units : WAFERS
43. Like the night sky : STARRY
47. Disembark : LAND
48. Brooklyn's island : CONEY
49. Thick-tailed animals : KANGAROOS
54. Simians : APES
55. Trapshooting gear : BIRD
56. Country estate : VILLA
57. Fuzz : LINT
58. St. Paul's name : INGE
59. Dental filling : INLAY
60. Certain fractions: Abbr. : PCTS
61. Brew : BEER
62. College officials : DEANS
1. Door post : JAMB
2. Eye part : UVEA
3. Metric units: Abbr. : DALS
4. ___-eagle (Biblical bird) : GIER
5. Charitable : ELEEMOSYNARY
6. Injury : LESION
7. Angered : IRKED
8. Feudal estate : FIEF
9. Siamese twin : ENG
10. Festivities : GALAS
11. ___ drab : OLIVE
12. Fur animal : OTTER
13. Archaic verb : DOEST
21. Expression : LOOK
22. Inspirational reading : PSALMOFDAVID
24. Trouble : AIL
25. Lansbury role : MAME
26. Friends, in Paris : AMIS
27. Pro ___ : RATA
28. Harass : VEX
29. Doris of films : DAY
30. Court : WOO
31. Sup : DINE
32. Unique person : ONER
33. Cape : NESS
34. Superlative ending : EST
36. Army units: Abbr. : BNS
39. Martini choice : DRY
40. Suspend : HANG
42. Deviate : WANDER
43. Indian trophy : SCALP
44. Theme : TOPIC
45. About : ANENT
46. Pauses : RESTS
47. Extensive : LARGE
49. Poetical cows : KINE
50. Ditch: Var. : RINE
51. Earthen jar : OLLA
52. Pearl Buck heroine : OLAN
53. Utters : SAYS
55. ___ and tucker : BIB

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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