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New York Times, Thursday, February 1, 1973

67-Across : Dodged

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.63, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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P
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Y
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C
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O
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,573
Across
1
___ the piper : PAY
4
West Indies natives : CARIBS
10
Fianna ___ : FAIL
14
Conceit : EGO
15
Cleveland Amory's concern : ANIMAL
16
Assistant : AIDE
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Dress : TOG
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Nonbuyer of a pie : SIMPLESIMON
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Eliminate : ERASE
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Ruminant : DEER
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Foolhardy : RASH
24
Berliner's exclamation : ACH
27
Retort, for one : VESSEL
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Man ___ : ORMOUSE
34
Chemical suffix : ASE
35
Strictly amateur : SIMONPURE
38
Past or future : TENSE
40
Grant ___ : INAID
41
Way: Abbr. : RTE
42
To be, in Spain : ESTAR
43
Mends : DARNS
44
Child's game : SIMONSAYS
46
Direction: Abbr. : ENE
47
Materialistic : SENSATE
48
Gobi or Painted : DESERT
51
Obtained : GOT
52
Great! : NEAT
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Inroad : RAID
58
Invest defensively : HEDGE
59
Noted villain : SIMONLEGREE
65
Scottish John : IAN
66
Bridge-team name : ACES
67
Dodged : ELUDED
68
French co. : CIE
69
Quote : CITE
70
Selling of church offices : SIMONY
71
Explosive : TNT
Down
1
O'Toole : PETER
2
Greek marketplace : AGORA
3
Mental disciplines : YOGAS
4
Kind of ace : CASE
5
Cuckoo : ANI
6
Kind of shot : RIM
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Little devil : IMP
8
Kind of eagle : BALD
9
Pipe-joint covering : SLEEVE
10
Fall events : FAIRS
11
Draw a bead on : AIM
12
Words of commitment : IDO
13
Author Deighton : LEN
19
Holy ___ : SEE
21
Cinch to win : SHOOIN
24
Elec. unit : AMP
25
Move swiftly : COURSE
26
In trouble : HURTING
28
Jolly man : SANTA
29
Attempt : ESSAY
30
Ogles : LEERS
32
Ring units: Abbr. : RNDS
33
It would ___ (probably) : SEEMSO
35
Word with lop or one : SIDED
36
Senseless : INANE
37
Horses : MARES
38
Bazaar site : TENT
39
Hebrew ascetic : ESSENE
45
Grain : OAT
47
Fence steps : STILES
49
Uneven : EROSE
50
Operated : RAN
53
Order : EDICT
54
Over : AGAIN
55
Belief : TENET
57
Food shop, for short : DELI
58
Lamarr : HEDY
59
U.S. Indian : SAC
60
"___ on parle français" : ICI
61
Queens athlete : MET
62
Bollox, with "up" : GUM
63
One of the media: Abbr. : RDO
64
Poetic word : EEN

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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