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New York Times, Friday, March 23, 1973

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 301 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,623
Across Down
1. Shows emotion : SOBS
5. Bengali city : DACCA
10. Bean : SOYA
14. Kitchen foil : WRAP
15. Baseball statistic : ERROR
16. "Once ___ a . . . " : UPON
17. Livy's years : ANNI
18. At ___ : LEAST
19. Cribbage-board pieces : PEGS
20. City of Greenland : GODTHAAB
22. Peninsula of Europe : IBERIA
24. Light colors : TANS
25. Mark : SCAR
26. Nevada fixture : CASINO
29. Determined : HELLBENT
33. Growing : AGING
34. Felt for : CARED
35. Insect : DOR
36. First name in crooning : BING
37. Weather implements : VANES
38. London's financial area : CITY
39. French land body : ILE
40. Mexican food : TACOS
41. Fictional citizen and family : KANES
42. Indira's haunt : NEWDELHI
44. Lunch : REPAST
45. Suffer : ACHE
46. Persian fairy : PERI
47. Dance : CHACHA
50. City at junction of White and Blue Niles : KHARTOUM
54. Ruined : LOST
55. British insurance pioneer : LLOYD
57. Vergil's pastures : AGRI
58. Affected : ARTY
59. Minor error : LAPSE
60. Eye part : LENS
61. ___ Eireann : DAIL
62. Abominate : ABHOR
63. Meeting: Abbr. : SESS
1. Booty : SWAG
2. Whether ___ : ORNO
3. Alexander's, for one : BAND
4. Kind of image : SPITTING
5. Part of F.D.R. : DELANO
6. Fields : AREAS
7. Zodiac sign : CRAB
8. Lettuce : COS
9. Magazine offerings : ARTICLES
10. Exquisite : SUPERB
11. Music drama, in Berlin : OPER
12. Gil's successor : YOGI
13. Handle: Lat. : ANSA
21. Knack : HANG
23. Unadorned : BALD
25. Barren periods : SERES
26. Cruise-ship area : CABIN
27. Spry : AGILE
28. Muscle : SINEW
29. Asian city : HANOI
30. Minneapolis suburb : EDINA
31. Observes : NOTES
32. Get-together of sorts : TRYST
34. Hidden goods : CACHE
37. Shrine : VALHALLA
38. 5, 20, 42 and 50 Across and 29 Down : CAPITALS
40. Georgia or Cal : TECH
41. Walter or Jean : KERR
43. Poetic measure : DACTYL
44. McGuffey's offering : READER
46. Bladder: Prefix : PHYSO
47. Attired : CLAD
48. Israeli dance : HORA
49. ___ spumanti : ASTI
50. Hebrew letter : KOPH
51. Curved molding : OGEE
52. Receptacles : URNS
53. Muffet, for one : MISS
56. Scientist's area : LAB

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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