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New York Times, Wednesday, November 7, 1973

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 46, Avg Word Len: 4.84, Missing: { F H J K Q U X Z }, Scrabble score: 237 (avg 1.32)
Open Squares: 57, Cheaters: 14, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,852

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Kind of lily : CALLA
6. Forum talk : LATIN
11. Party : SOCIAL
12. Early era : IRONAGE
15. Red Cross concern : PLASMA
16. Newspaper employes : MAILERS
17. Old literary work : EDDA
18. Hoi polloi : RABBLE
20. Corroded : ATE
22. Reverence : AWE
23. Scram!, in old West : GIT
24. Opinion : TENET
26. Fordham player : RAM
27. Victims of automation : ICEMEN
31. City of India : AGRA
32. Old English coin : RYAL
34. Memory or Maiden : LANE
35. Music notation : REST
36. Building passageway : STAIRWELL
39. Spanish yes : SISI
42. Sandy place, in England : DENE
43. Brahman titles : AYAS
46. Theater org. : ANTA
47. Teenager's word : DREAMY
49. Bible book: Abbr. : TIM
51. Change : AMEND
53. Duct : VAS
54. Blackbird : ANI
55. Preacher of old Dodgers : ROE
56. South Pacific island : EASTER
60. Corrida sounds : OLES
61. Hash-___ (counterman) : SLINGER
63. Vacuum tube : TRIODE
65. Capable of being stretched : TENSILE
66. Words of agreement : YESSIR
67. Transmits : SENDS
68. Famous shortstop : REESE
Down
1. Post-1945 phenomenon : COLDWAR
2. Hollywood group : ACADEMY
3. Mona ___ : LISA
4. Wallop : LAM
5. Visigoth king : ALARIC
6. Place for a nest : LIMB
7. Saud's subject : ARAB
8. Cousin of trouble : TOIL
9. Bay : INLET
10. Scottish denial : NAE
11. Sprout : SPEAR
13. Football great : GRANGE
14. Chemical salts : ESTERS
19. Studio : ATELIER
21. French political unit : ETAT
23. Golden : GILT
25. Confederate general : EARLY
28. French battle river : MARNE
29. Lace together: Var. : ENWEAVE
30. Wedding-notice word : NEE
33. Chinese or Indian : ASIAN
37. Combine : ADD
38. Songs : LAYS
39. Coal region : SAAR
40. Farthest from the surface : INMOST
41. English essayist : STEELE
44. Bewildered : ATALOSS
45. Adjournment words : SINEDIE
48. Savonarola, for one : MARTYR
50. Marner or Scrooge : MISER
52. Slow-witted : DENSE
57. Opposed, à la Gabby Hayes : AGIN
58. Rarely, old style : SELD
59. ___ bien : TRES
60. Seine tributary : OISE
62. Elected ones : INS
64. Shore bird : REE

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

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