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New York Times, Thursday, January 4, 1973

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,545
Across Down
1. Under-eye woes : BAGS
5. Clever : SMART
10. Beat it! : SCAT
14. Elliptical : OVAL
15. Gay ___ : PAREE
16. Apiece : EACH
17. Future pastor : SEMINARIAN
19. Opposed : ANTI
20. Modern legal tender : CREDITCARDS
22. Adams on TV : DON
23. Type measures : ENS
24. Thrifty : SAVING
26. Director of "Mr. Deeds" : CAPRA
29. Medal for aviators : DFC
32. Free of : RID
33. Turkish titles : AGAS
34. Native of old German Empire : PALATINATE
38. Neckpiece : LEI
39. Governing bodies : SENATES
40. Man's nickname : TED
41. Nurse's concern : MEDICATION
43. Sea near Jerusalem : DEAD
44. Brother of George : IRA
45. City transit lines : ELS
46. Untidy : MESSY
47. Blunders : BONERS
50. Partner of tucker : BIB
51. Curve : ARC
52. People in smoke-filled rooms : POLITICIANS
59. Glance at : SCAN
61. Classroom activity : RECITATION
62. Trick : RUSE
63. Charged plate : ANODE
64. Miss Millay : EDNA
65. Pale : ASHY
66. Less erratic : SANER
67. Abstruse : DEEP
1. Kind of pear : BOSC
2. Declare : AVER
3. ___ of chance : GAME
4. Fast curves : SLIDERS
5. Mini-quarrels : SPATS
6. Connelly : MARC
7. Solo : ARIA
8. Erect : REAR
9. Looks after : TENDS
10. Vast quantity : SEA
11. Certain runners : CANDIDATES
12. Cromwellian city : ACTON
13. Inanimate object : THING
18. Ship of 1492 : NINA
21. Indian garments : SARIS
25. French drink : VIN
26. Forerunner of the storm : CALM
27. Awry : AGEE
28. Did without 20 Across : PAIDINCASH
29. Inferno man : DANTE
30. Hand-thesher : FLAIL
31. Rome's Elder and Younger : CATOS
34. Vegetable : PEA
35. Honor card : TEN
36. Parties : TEAS
37. Whirlpool : EDDY
39. Line of cliffs : SCARP
42. Anger : IRE
43. Charged as owing : DEBITED
46. Isinglass : MICA
47. Port in Iraq : BASRA
48. Hades : ORCUS
49. Marsh birds : SORAS
50. Certain problem child : BITER
53. Miss Horne : LENA
54. Picture : ICON
55. It doesn't wait : TIDE
56. Helper : AIDE
57. Not any : NONE
58. Fastener : SNAP
60. French marshal : NEY

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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