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New York Times, Monday, May 7, 1973

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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Across Down
1. Flop, on Broadway : BOMB
5. Vertical, at sea : APEAK
10. Impair : MAR
13. U.S.A. : AMER
14. Fields: Lat. : CAMPI
15. Unchanged : SAME
16. "It ___ hundred years . . . " : RANA
17. Capital : COPENHAGEN
19. Capital : BRUSSELS
21. After Taurus : GEMINI
22. Asian prefix : INDO
23. Capital : OSLO
24. Former British P.M. : ATTLEE
27. Capital : KATMANDU
31. Crockett compatriot : BOWIE
32. Havana coins : PESOS
33. Large sloths : AIS
34. Part of SEATO : ASIA
35. Form of protest : SITIN
36. Number in an ennead : NINE
37. Sunday talk: Abbr. : SER
38. Partner of raves : RANTS
39. Disjoin : SEVER
40. Capital : HELSINKI
42. Tunes down : LOWERS
43. Does lacework : TATS
44. Man from Erivan : KURD
45. African republic : SOMALI
48. Capital : CANBERRA
52. Capital : ADDISABABA
54. Creator of Lorelei Lee : LOOS
55. Bonn negative : NEIN
56. Run the ___ : GAMUT
57. Kind of rule or run : HOME
58. Paris monument : ARC
59. Papal cape : ORALE
60. Brainstorm : IDEA
1. Fishhook adjunct : BARB
2. Sharif : OMAR
3. Food offerings : MENU
4. Capital : BRASILIA
5. Agree : ACCEDE
6. Paul, in Palermo : PAOLO
7. Napoleon and Jones: Abbr. : EMPS
8. Companion for Tarzan : APE
9. Capital : KINGSTON
10. Balthazar et al. : MAGI
11. Prayer finale : AMEN
12. Italian painter : RENI
15. Where Apia is the capital : SAMOA
18. Pilothouse posts : HELMS
20. Snick and ___ : SNEE
23. Caravan stop : OASIS
24. Embarrass : ABASH
25. "We're off ___ the wizard" : TOSEE
26. Baton maneuver : TWIRL
27. Dramatist Frings : KETTI
28. Guileless : NAIVE
29. Railroad car : DINER
30. Consumers : USERS
32. Uses serrated shears : PINKS
35. Capital : SANTIAGO
36. Capital : NEWDELHI
38. Teheran coins : RIALS
39. Old-World apple : SORB
41. Dry-cleaner's concern : STAIN
42. Crescent-shaped : LUNATE
44. Capital : KABUL
45. Capital : SANA
46. River to the Baltic : ODER
47. 16th-century date : MDIC
48. Madrid bed : CAMA
49. Quarter of an acre : ROOD
50. Capital : ROME
51. In a quandary : ASEA
53. Candy or sand : BAR

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

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