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New York Times, Wednesday, October 17, 1973

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,831
Across Down
1. Old Greek coin : OBOL
5. Latin dance : SAMBA
10. Make one's way : WEND
14. Spanish pot : OLLA
15. Archangel : URIEL
16. Indeed, in Ireland : AROO
17. Humor : MOOD
18. Port of Brazil : BELEM
19. Green pigment : BICE
20. Feature of London's Great Exhibition, 1851 : CRYSTALPALACE
23. One of the Dumas family : FILS
24. Denials : NOS
25. Nullify : NEGATE
28. Speaks foolishly : BLATHERS
33. "___ do is dream . . . " : ALLI
34. Betel palm : ARECA
35. Cheer : RAH
36. G. B. Shaw drama : HEARTBREAKHOUSE
40. Prefix for form or cycle : UNI
41. Summary, for short : RECAP
42. Bishop's seat : APSE
43. Mint plant : MARJORAM
45. Fur animal : MARTEN
47. Spanish queen : ENA
48. Marx : KARL
49. Hudson romance : GREENMANSIONS
55. Croat, for one : SLAV
56. Entire range : GAMUT
57. Toilet article : COMB
59. Kind of rule or run : HOME
60. Make happy : ELATE
61. German port : KIEL
62. Down with: Fr. : ABAS
63. Stairway part : RISER
64. Weaver's reed : SLEY
1. Dutch uncle : OOM
2. Political group : BLOC
3. Swan genus : OLOR
4. Adored one, poetic style : LADYFAIR
5. Crafty : SUBTLE
6. Spheres : AREAS
7. Sutter's, for one : MILL
8. Traffic sound : BEEP
9. Poor Richard's output : ALMANACK
10. River of blues : WABASH
11. Writer Hoffer : ERIC
12. Paris wedding : NOCE
13. Female animal : DOE
21. Convene : SIT
22. Indian water vessel : LOTAH
25. O. T. book : NAHUM
26. Turgenev heroine : ELENA
27. Egg white : GLAIR
28. Sunfish : BREAM
29. Bound : LEAP
30. Burst forth : ERUPT
31. Small civet : RASSE
32. Writer Fulton J. : SHEEN
34. Alms box : ARCA
37. Weighing machine, in Scotland : TRONE
38. French lyric poet : BERANGER
39. Gunwale fixtures : OARLOCKS
44. Wodehouse character : JEEVES
45. Subdue : MASTER
46. Onassis : ARI
48. Rockne : KNUTE
49. Mass : GLOB
50. Central American Indian : RAMA
51. African republic : MALI
52. Candlenut trees : AMAS
53. Waste fiber : NOIL
54. Widgeon : SMEE
55. Asian sheep : SHA
58. World-traveler Nellie : BLY

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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