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New York Times, Saturday, January 27, 1973

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { F H K V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,568
Across Down
1. Old Norse chieftain : JARL
5. Fort Worth campus : TCU
8. Geometric line : MEDIAN
14. Water Bearer of the sky : AQUARIUS
16. Docket : AGENDA
17. Claptrap : BUNCOMBE
18. Parisian dance : CANCAN
19. City in Japan : SASEBO
20. Offensively bright : LOUD
22. Stopover spot : INN
23. Trial : ORDEAL
25. Guy line : STAY
26. Adjust : ADAPT
30. Phoenician goddess : ASTARTE
32. City of 1900 gold rush : NOME
33. French pronoun : ILS
34. Yoked : TEAMED
37. Loving : AMATORY
39. Dick of "Pinafore" : DEADEYE
40. California county : SOLANO
41. Encore! : BIS
42. Concerning : INRE
43. Person of eminence : GRANDEE
45. Arab sheikdom : QATAR
46. Fokker's foe : SPAD
48. "Tosca" playwright : SARDOU
50. Tree : ELM
51. Chinese dynasty : MING
52. Petty : LITTLE
57. Harvested : REAPED
59. Dwelling in a cave : SPELAEAN
61. Jutland, for one : BATTLE
62. Handel specialty : ORATORIO
63. Advantages : STEADS
64. Denial in Nantes : NON
65. Algonquians : SACS
1. Pokes : JABS
2. Greenish blue : AQUA
3. Hosiery tragedies : RUNS
4. Val or Cluny : LACE
5. Island east of Java : TIMOR
6. Certain Chicagoan : CUB
7. Futile : USELESS
8. Stains : MACULATES
9. Mild expletive : EGAD
10. Scout unit : DEN
11. Motive : INCITEMENT
12. City in Turkey : ADANA
13. Mary Poppins, e.g. : NANNY
15. Capek creation : ROBOT
21. Word with cake or meal : OAT
24. U. S. playwright Augustin : DALY
25. Shea, Yankee et al. : STADIA
26. Duck genus : ANAS
27. Major-___ : DOMO
28. Blend : AMALGAMATE
29. Noisy firework : PETARD
31. U. S. cartoonist : REA
33. Cromwell's men : IRONSIDES
35. S. A. wildcat : EYRA
36. Roe : DEER
38. Three ___ match : ONA
39. Became extinct : DIED
41. French philosopher : BERGSON
44. Scouts' Beard : DAN
45. Coverlet : QUILT
46. Balkan people : SERBS
47. Fold : PLEAT
49. City in New York : OLEAN
51. Declare, in cards : MELD
53. N. M. art colony : TAOS
54. Buddhist church in Japan : TERA
55. Nonprofessional : LAIC
56. Pioneer space primate : ENOS
58. School org. : PTA
60. Palmer or Pepitone : PRO

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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