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New York Times, Thursday, March 22, 1973

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q V X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 258 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,622
Across
1. Dog sounds : ARFS
5. To the point : TERSE
10. Kind of muffin : BRAN
14. Civil wrong : TORT
15. New York city : OLEAN
16. Bettors' morning ___ : LINE
17. Son of Isaac : ESAU
18. Mountain beast : LLAMA
19. Ages : EONS
20. Certain Kenyan : MAUMAU
22. Famous Athenian : SOCRATES
24. Office facsimile : PHOTOSTAT
26. Banner : GONFALON
29. Store fodder : ENSILE
33. José's farewell : ADIOS
34. Avant-___ : GARDE
36. Mauna ___ : LOA
37. Sea: Ger. : MEER
38. Honest ___ : ABE
39. Mines : PITS
40. Footwear, for short : MOC
41. Swiss city : BASLE
43. Vintage auto : CRATE
44. Insipid : ANEMIC
46. Some Prado paintings : ELGRECOS
48. Aquatic animal : EAREDSEAL
50. Trumpet rendition : HORNSOLO
53. Miss Marsh and others : NGAIOS
57. News item : OBIT
58. French chemist : BAUME
60. Column moldings : TORI
61. Affair: It. : COSA
62. Up, in baseball : ATBAT
63. Pitcher : EWER
64. Tip, with "over" : KEEL
65. Heads: Fr. : TETES
66. Western plant : SAGE
Down
1. "Up and ___!" : ATEM
2. Ponselle : ROSA
3. Herr's partner : FRAU
4. Campaign in behalf of : STUMPFOR
5. Gasoline solvent : TOLUOL
6. Building wing : ELL
7. Jury's concern : REASONABLEDOUBT
8. Greek island : SAMOS
9. Performed : ENACTED
10. Barnyard sounds : BLEATS
11. Disturbance : RIOT
12. Bancroft : ANNE
13. Headland : NESS
21. Surprised sounds : AHAS
23. Jargon, in Scotland : RANE
25. Wraparounds : TOGAS
26. "Marigold" rays : GAMMA
27. "___ a Grecian Urn" : ODEON
28. Relative : NIECE
30. Of the pelvis : ILIAC
31. Game of chance : LOTTO
32. Lets up : EASES
35. Movie units : REELS
39. Churchmen : PRELATES
41. Leaning : BIAS
42. Wearer of tights : ACROBAT
43. Alpine sight : CRAG
45. Certain telepathy : MENTAL
47. Civets' relatives : GENETS
49. Cheer : ELATE
50. Pawn : HOCK
51. Woodwind : OBOE
52. Appear : RISE
54. Hawkeyes' home : IOWA
55. Beaver state: Abbr. : OREG
56. Old term of address : SIRE
59. West : MAE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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