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New York Times, Wednesday, November 14, 1973

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { F J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 298 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 78, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,859
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1. Thicket : COPSE
6. Book of the O. T. : AMOS
10. Turkish title : BABA
14. Copland : AARON
15. Incarnation of Vishnu : RAMA
16. Ancient kingdom : ELAM
17. Archaeologist's find : SHARD
18. Pour : TEEM
19. Gazelle of Africa : CORA
20. Mild reproof : TUTTUT
22. Ebbs : SLACKENS
24. Tourist's buy in Mexico : POTTERY
26. Draft org. : SSS
27. Area of Iran : ARAK
31. Sauce ___ (menu listing) : TARTARE
33. Disease of the East : BERIBERI
35. Hawaiian flower : ILIMA
39. Political neutral : MUGWUMP
40. Unauthorized : ILLEGAL
42. " . . . ___ the child" : SPOIL
43. Menu item from Africa : COUSCOUS
44. Certain sweaters : SLIPONS
47. Music group : TRIO
48. Certain students: Abbr. : SRS
51. Train : EDUCATE
53. Sounds of time : TICKTICK
55. Young gourmand's remark : YUMYUM
60. Land measure : ACRE
61. "Right on!" : OKEY
63. Stir : ROUSE
64. Synagogue : SHUL
65. Word with bagatelle : MERE
66. Executive ailment : ULCER
67. Fiber : HEMP
68. Formerly, of old : ERST
69. Telescope sightings : STARS
1. Characters in a play : CAST
2. Pacific island : OAHU
3. Trick, in Scotland : PRAT
4. Classify : SORT
5. Conclude : ENDUP
6. Linkletter : ART
7. Stokowski, Toscanini, etc. : MAESTRI
8. Menu item : OMELET
9. Elm fruit : SAMARA
10. ___ and call : BECK
11. African lilies : ALOES
12. Farm buildings : BARNS
13. Collect : AMASS
21. ___ pole : TOTEM
23. Actor Ritchard and others : CYRILS
25. Field covering, for short : TARP
27. Missiles: Abbr. : ABMS
28. Enlist again : REUP
29. Jason's ship : ARGO
30. Flightless birds : KIWIS
32. Choose : ELECT
34. Large dot, in printing : BULLET
36. Stravinsky : IGOR
37. Hawaiian island : MAUI
38. Besides : ALSO
40. Hebrides island : IONA
41. Robust : LUSTY
43. Certain spaniels : COCKERS
45. Dialect: Fr. : IDIOME
46. Wrinkle : PUCKER
48. Hide away : STASH
49. Nouveau ___ : RICHE
50. Rugby play : SCRUM
52. Greek wind god : EURUS
54. Seaweed : KELP
56. Discard, animal style : MOLT
57. Cassava : YUCA
58. Consumer : USER
59. French seas : MERS
62. Still : YET

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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