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New York Times, Monday, January 24, 1972

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1972, The New York TimesNo. 8,199
Across Down
1. Certain roulette bet : PASSE
6. On the other side : ANTI
10. Icelandic work : EDDA
14. Dog-tired : ALLIN
15. Time of day : NOON
16. Return-address word : FROM
17. Faulkner title, with "The" : SOUNDANDTHEFURY
20. Goad, with "on" : EGG
21. Stinger : BEE
22. Evidence of a fine cigar : AROMA
23. Poker word : SEE
25. Clock device : ALARM
26. Classifies : ASSORTS
30. Scarecrows' wear : TATTERS
33. Search thoroughly : SCOUR
34. Prefix for graph : PHONO
36. Hubbub : DIN
37. Race-track pest : TOUT
38. George Sanders role : SAINT
39. Hopeless : GONE
40. Tavern : INN
41. Swiss city : BERNE
42. River to North Sea : MEUSE
43. Puts on a new patch : REDARNS
45. Company detective : SPOTTER
47. Gladden : ELATE
48. Extinct honey eaters : OOS
49. Improvise : ADLIB
50. Letter : ESS
52. Charged atom : ION
55. Melodrama ingredients : BLOODANDTHUNDER
59. Problematical : IFFY
60. Shape of a tornado : CONE
61. Crushed inward : STOVE
62. Boobs : OAFS
63. Become chipped : KNAP
64. Pondered : PORED
1. Ballet step : PAS
2. African plant : ALOE
3. Turnstile reject : SLUG
4. Makes oneself heard : SINGSOUT
5. Call it a day : END
6. Green Gables girl : ANNE
7. Stem joint : NODE
8. Young one : TOT
9. Aid for a cold : INHALANT
10. Exertion : EFFORT
11. Dismissed ignominiously : DRUMMEDOUT
12. Dickens girl : DORA
13. Little Woman : AMY
18. Be a party to : ABET
19. Muse : ERATO
24. Use poor judgment : ERR
25. Expiates : ATONES
26. Up and doing : ASTIR
27. Stone of ___ : SCONE
28. Boasted : SOUNDEDOFF
29. Scanty : SPARSE
31. Hair preparation : RINSE
32. Certain look : SNEER
35. Hebrew measure : HIN
38. Returned : SENTBACK
39. Enters, as the act : GETSINTO
41. Hair style : BRAID
42. Pasture sound : MOO
44. Admixtures : ALLOYS
46. Fancy : POSH
49. First letter, in signaling : ALFA
50. Millay : EDNA
51. Action : STEP
53. Repute : ODOR
54. Firn : NEVE
55. Life: Prefix : BIO
56. French denial : NON
57. Druggists' abbr. : USP
58. Lipstick color : RED

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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