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New York Times, Tuesday, January 30, 1973

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.37, Missing: { B F J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 262 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 88, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,571
Across Down
1. Uncivilized : SAVAGE
7. Republic of Africa : SOMALI
13. Shore bird : PLOVER
14. City in southern N.J. : VINELAND
16. Withdraw : RECEDE
17. Egg specialty : OMELETTE
18. Rose essence: Var. : ATAR
19. Obstruct : CLOG
20. Section of Istanbul : PERA
21. 1945 conference site : YALTA
23. Miss Turner : LANA
24. ___ Yutang : LIN
25. Quick bread : SCONE
27. Speedily : APACE
29. Distribute : PASSOUT
32. Hindu incarnation : AVATAR
33. London section : WESTEND
34. Diamond asset : CLARITY
35. Classify : ASSORT
36. Nut candy : PRALINE
37. Ermine : STOAT
38. Mild cigar : CLARO
39. ___ lizzie : TIN
40. Tribe : CLAN
41. Brazilian port : NATAL
46. King or Arkin : ALAN
48. Whetstone : HONE
49. Large amount : PILE
50. Grammatical case : GENITIVE
52. Spouse of Peregrine Pickle : AMANDA
54. Phenomena of the empire era : ENCLAVES
55. Business deal : MERGER
56. Seesaw : TEETER
57. Budding M.D. : INTERN
1. Floral arrangement : SPRAY
2. Prince Valiant's wife : ALETA
3. Talkative : VOCAL
4. Ward off : AVERT
5. Scottish pike : GED
6. Before : ERE
7. Signoret of films : SIMONE
8. Second largest European lake : ONEGA
9. Brooks or Ott : MEL
10. Syrian city, to French : ALEP
11. Western Empire language : LATELATIN
12. Complicated : INTRICATE
14. Nimble : VOLANT
15. College official's home : DEANERY
19. Jet-flight scenery : CLOUD
22. Declare : ASSERT
26. Asia or Africa: Abbr. : CONT
27. Arthurian place : AVALON
28. Prefix for mutuel : PARI
29. Plaguesome : PESTILENT
30. Resemblance of sound : ASSONANCE
31. Portico : STOA
32. Winglike : ALAR
33. Discarded material : WASTAGE
34. Hoisting device : CRANE
36. Carpentry tools : PLANES
38. Prosperity symbol : CLOVER
40. Onion's relative : CHIVE
42. Secluded : APART
43. Trace : TINGE
44. Tree : ALDER
45. Memorize : LEARN
47. African river : NILE
51. Make grillé : TAT
52. Friend, in Caen : AMI
53. "Calling all ___" : MEN

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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