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New York Times, Tuesday, June 13, 1972

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { V Y Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1972, The New York TimesNo. 8,340
Across Down
1. Irish hill : TARA
5. Miss Ross : DIANA
10. Detroit name : FORD
14. Early poet : OMAR
15. American dogwood : OSIER
16. Hatred: It. : ODIO
17. Potomac shrine : LINCOLNMEMORIAL
20. Insect spray: Abbr. : DDT
21. Bible book : AMOS
22. Slow-witted : DENSE
23. Hobo's meal : STEW
24. Goddess of hope : SPES
26. Port on Bay of Fundy : STJOHN
29. Subdue : CHASTEN
32. Cuckoopint : ARUM
33. Has concern : FEARS
34. Nitty-gritty : NUB
36. Area of Washington : FEDERALTRIANGLE
40. Spanish queen : ENA
41. Choice : ELITE
42. That: Lat. : ILLA
43. Playhouse : THEATRE
45. English poet : MCLEOD
47. Relative of darn : DRAT
48. Quids pro ___ : QUOS
49. Caper : ANTIC
52. Self: Prefix : AUTO
53. Hawks of Hawaii : IOS
56. Wash. landmark, à la phonebook : SMITHSONIANINST
60. Cal ___ : TECH
61. Musical group : OCTET
62. Network : RETE
63. Senior hatchets : AXES
64. House of fame : WHITE
65. Intense : KEEN
1. Divulged : TOLD
2. During : AMID
3. Carry on : RANT
4. Triomphe, for one : ARC
5. Ancient stone tomb : DOLMEN
6. "It ___ post time" : ISNOW
7. Intentions : AIMS
8. Born: Fr. : NEE
9. Sea extension : ARM
10. Black or Arden : FOREST
11. Norse god : ODIN
12. Inlets : RIAS
13. Familiar name in Hawaii : DOLE
18. Pledge : OATH
19. Black Sea port : ODESSA
23. "___ of these days . . . " : SOME
24. Investing unit : SHARE
25. Prefix for mutuel : PARI
26. Bank installation : SAFE
27. English river : TRENT
28. Biblical kingdom : JUDAH
29. This, in France : CETTE
30. U. S. poet : ENGLE
31. Bid to win no tricks : NULLO
33. Coquette : FLIRT
35. Handbag décor : BEAD
37. Curve again : REARCH
38. Can. province : ALTA
39. Asther of films : NILS
44. Cavell and Wharton : EDITHS
45. Alter : MUTATE
46. Fur animal, for short : COON
48. "And ___ Flows the Don" : QUIET
49. Fictional dog : ASTA
50. Western state: Abbr. : NMEX
51. Allure, old style : TICE
52. Opposed : ANTI
53. Arrow poison : INEE
54. Bone: Prefix : OSTE
55. British gun : STEN
57. Plant : SOW
58. Alas, to Irish : OCH
59. Annoy : IRK

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 9 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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