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New York Times, Tuesday, January 15, 1974

Author:
Edward Julius
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 6, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1974, The New York TimesNo. 8,921
Across
1. Twig broom : BESOM
6. Words before Brute : ETTU
10. Nine inches : SPAN
14. Violin maker : AMATI
15. So : THUS
16. Sea eagle : ERNE
17. Cole Porter tune : BEGINTHEBEGUINE
20. Goddess of discord : ERIS
21. Sunken fence : HAHA
22. Edward of TV : ASNER
23. Opposite of antonym: Abbr. : SYN
24. "Mens ___ in corpore sano" : SANA
25. Record : DISC
26. Incite : ABET
28. Kind of fire : SPIT
30. Hebrew judge : ELI
33. Engaged in conflict : ATWAR
35. English school : ETON
36. Greek letters : PSIS
37. Gershwin tune : SOMEBODYLOVESME
40. Arab title : EMIR
41. Palm drink : NIPA
42. Up ___ : ATREE
43. TV network : ABC
44. Ballet skirt : TUTU
45. Suffer, in Scotland : DREE
46. Garden tools : HOES
48. Cart : DRAY
50. Terry–Thomas feature : GAP
53. Of bees : APIAN
55. Ancient kingdom : EDOM
56. Proofreader's mark : DELE
57. Math ratio entries : REGRESSIONLINES
60. Wings : ALAE
61. War vehicle : TANK
62. Part of a musical piece : INTRO
63. Curve : BEND
64. Blockheads : LUGS
65. Nuisances : PESTS
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1. "___ in Arms" : BABES
2. Grinding agent : EMERY
3. Midwest city : SAGINAWMICHIGAN
4. "Miss ___ Regrets" : OTIS
5. Opposite of max. : MIN
6. Allen : ETHAN
7. Harvard club : THEHASTYPUDDING
8. Musical instrument : TUBA
9. Exploit : USE
10. Famous doctor : SEUSS
11. Substitute sovereigns : PRINCESSREGENTS
12. Miss Jackson : ANNE
13. ___-do-well : NEER
18. "Is ___ so?" : THAT
19. Pace or trot : GAIT
24. Balkan native : SERB
25. Flintstones' pet : DINO
27. Heavyweight champ in 1934 : BAER
29. Negri : POLA
31. Whitewash : LIME
32. Crystal-gazer's words : ISEE
33. Befuddled : ASEA
34. Grant's ___ : TOMB
35. Do desk work : EDIT
36. Sneaky ___ : PETE
38. Burden : ONUS
39. Diversify : VARY
44. Filament: Suffix : TENE
45. Rhett Butler's closing word : DAMN
47. Rowed : OARED
49. Chessmen : ROOKS
51. Warn : ALERT
52. Mexican money : PESOS
53. Faisal, e.g. : ARAB
54. Soccer star : PELE
55. Son of Isaac : ESAU
56. Wine's partner : DINE
58. Baseball city: Abbr. : STL
59. Durocher's nickname : LIP

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

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