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New York Times, Tuesday, January 22, 1974

Author: Marie West
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
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© 1974, The New York TimesNo. 8,928
Across Down
1. Kind of rug : SHAG
5. Early Annamese : CHAM
9. Like some gold : SOLID
14. Hideout : LAIR
15. Israeli dance : HORA
16. Mirror ___ : IMAGE
17. High-hat quality : ARROGANCE
19. Sock fabric : LISLE
20. Fails to get results : MISFIRES
21. Slackens : LETSUP
22. Building extensions : ELLS
23. Swindles : CONS
24. Linen vestment : ALB
27. Asian holiday : TET
28. Fortune : LOT
29. Knock : RAP
32. Edibles in a Biblical miracle : LOAVES
34. Place to pitch a tent : CAMPSITE
36. Over : ENDED
37. ___, esse, fui : SUM
38. Passageway : AISLE
39. Consign to oblivion : RELEGATE
41. Trying experience : ORDEAL
42. Make a stab at : TRY
43. High note : ELA
44. Country-road hazard : RUT
45. Wind direction : SSE
46. Mine entrance : ADIT
47. Heater : ETNA
49. Over a barrel : INDEBT
52. Lighthearted : CAREFREE
56. Rounded hill: Sp. : MORRO
57. Dispatcher's concern : DEPARTURE
58. Evident : PLAIN
59. Accessible : OPEN
60. East Indian vine : ODAL
61. Planted : SOWED
62. Central or Prospect : PARK
63. Promontory : NESS
1. Bridge bid : SLAM
2. Mata : HARI
3. Ventilates : AIRS
4. Composer Ferde : GROFE
5. British prince : CHARLES
6. Word for Abe : HONEST
7. Curved lines : ARCS
8. Miss West : MAE
9. Behind-the-scenes man : SILENTPARTNER
10. Neglects : OMITS
11. Young one : LASS
12. Eskimo house : IGLU
13. Profound : DEEP
18. Valuable investment : GILTEDGEDBOND
21. Impend : LOOM
23. ___ up (be mum) : CLAM
24. On the qui vive : ALERT
25. Hermit : LONER
26. Unskillfully : BADLY
29. "The Sun Also ___" : RISES
30. Sky-bearer : ATLAS
31. English dramatist : PEELE
33. Neckline shape : VEE
34. Hint : CUE
35. Caesar : SID
37. Suffix for photo or thermo : STAT
40. Landed : ALIT
41. Exceed in importance : OUTRANK
44. McCormick's gold mine : REAPER
46. Eagle's nest : AERIE
48. River of song : AFTON
49. Mischief-makers : IMPS
50. ___ contendere : NOLO
51. Tie : DRAW
52. Onion : CEPA
53. Impolite : RUDE
54. Historic periods : ERAS
55. Lampreys : EELS
57. Diamond cutter's cup : DOP

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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