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New York Times, Monday, October 2, 1972

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { B F Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 61, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1972, The New York TimesNo. 8,451
Across
1. Playful trick : JAPE
5. Does kitchen work : MOPS
9. Machine part : CAM
12. Mine, in Paris : AMOI
13. In unison : ASONE
15. Judith Anderson, for one : DAME
16. Eire region : COUNTYCORK
18. Lamb : ELIA
19. Chess piece: Abbr. : KNT
20. Hebrew month : ADAR
21. Young bird : EAGLET
23. Report-card paste-on : STAR
24. Famous Illinois name : ADLAI
25. Bookie's concern : PARLAY
28. Marcel and family : PROUSTS
30. Toward the back : AREAR
31. Medical need : SERUM
32. Sound of triumph : AHA
34. Ancient Briton : PICT
35. Shakespearean coin : DUCAT
36. Furniture style : ADAM
37. High, in music : ALT
38. Savage eel : MORAY
39. Headdress : TIARA
40. Crusader's adversary : SARACEN
42. Words of postponement : NOTYET
43. Forty-___ : NINER
44. Little ones : TOTS
45. Children's author : WIGGIN
47. Seine tributary : OISE
48. Greek letter : TAU
51. Heavenly symbol : HALO
52. Equal : TANTAMOUNT
55. Elbe tributary : EGER
56. Fishline leader : SNELL
57. Diminutive suffix : ETTE
58. Figures: Abbr. : NOS
59. Crystal-gazer's words : ISEE
60. Rivoli and others : RUES
Down
1. Car-trunk item : JACK
2. Egyptian deity : AMON
3. Show pique : POUT
4. German article : EIN
5. Parade time in Moscow : MAYDAY
6. Hammerstein : OSCAR
7. Inferior : POOR
8. Elder: Abbr. : SNR
9. Stop working : CALLITADAY
10. Parisian friend : AMIE
11. Nut part : MEAT
14. Supplemented : EKEDOUT
15. French painter : DEGAS
17. Soviet republic : TATAR
22. Astringent : ALUM
23. Blind part : SLAT
24. Imposing assemblage : ARRAY
25. P.T.A. member : PAPA
26. Seed appendages : ARILS
27. Football fields : RECTANGLES
28. Pie filler : PECAN
29. Exchange concern : SHARE
31. More reliable : SURER
33. Word in Latin lesson : AMAT
35. College lecturers : DOCENTS
36. River islands : AITS
38. Peanut : MANI
39. Primitive emblem : TOTEM
41. Hardship : RIGOR
42. Register notation : NOSALE
44. Championship : TITLE
45. First word of Declaration : WHEN
46. Shakespearean character : IAGO
47. Individuals : ONES
48. Ballet garment : TUTU
49. ___-bellum : ANTE
50. Indians of West : UTES
53. Bird : ANI
54. Poetic contraction : OER

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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