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New York Times, Saturday, October 13, 1973

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 46, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J Q }, Scrabble score: 256 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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Students & seniors
Across
1. Musical group : OCTET
6. Sault ___ Marie : STE
9. Month: Abbr. : APR
12. Clayey rock : SHALE
13. Toothsome : LUSCIOUS
16. Concise : TERSE
17. Antiseptic base : ZINCOXIDE
18. Fast, saucy bird : ROADRUNNER
20. French possessive : SES
21. U. S. playwright : INGE
22. Noun suffixes : IERS
23. Part of N.E.A.: Abbr. : EDUC
27. Deceive : MISLEAD
30. Hawaiian porch : LANAI
32. Wind-blown : AEOLIAN
35. Bone-breakers : STICKSANDSTONES
39. Amaze : ASTOUND
40. Singer Lucine : AMARA
41. Not restrained : UNSTAID
44. ___ on a dime : STOP
45. Drops bait : DAPS
48. Gaelic : ERSE
49. Egg cells : OVA
50. Lawyers at Old Bailey : BARRISTERS
56. Bruise : CONTUSION
58. Deign : STOOP
60. Tattooed lady's milieu : SIDESHOW
61. Cast member : ACTOR
62. Clarence or Doris : DAY
63. Bitter vetch : ERS
64. Watched river : RHINE
Down
1. East, in Bonn : OST
2. Sonny's partner : CHER
3. Poi base : TARO
4. Lanchester : ELSA
5. Set the ball up : TEED
6. Weapons of outrageous fortune : SLINGSANDARROWS
7. Bored : TUNNELED
8. Verb suffix : ESCE
9. ___-les-Bains : AIX
10. Balance : POISE
11. More impolite : RUDER
14. Heart : COR
15. Meeting: Abbr. : SESS
17. Pueblo Indian : ZUNI
19. Edge : RIM
22. Dialects : IDIOMS
23. City lines : ELS
24. Statistics : DATA
25. Etats-___ : UNIS
26. Desert growth : CACTUS
28. Goddess of dawn : EOS
29. Can. province : ALTA
31. Image : IKON
33. Med. study : ANAT
34. Sleuth Wolfe : NERO
36. Swine genus : SUS
37. Toward the front : ANTERIOR
38. Maple-sugar source : SAP
42. " . . . ___ the eating thereof" : ISIN
43. ___ Moines : DES
45. Sneezy's friend and others : DOCS
46. Steer clear of : AVOID
47. Tibetan animal : PANDA
50. Vehicle : BUS
51. Tennis star : ASHE
52. Autocrat : TSAR
53. Do art work : ETCH
54. French cookery word : ROTI
55. Before long : SOON
57. Writer Josephine : TEY
59. Before: Prefix : PRE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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