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New York Times, Thursday, June 14, 1973

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,706
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1. Tranquil : CALM
5. S. A. Indians : MACAS
10. Infrequent : RARE
14. Melville opus : OMOO
15. Not deliberate : UNINTENDED
17. Dark : EBON
18. "Thin Ice," e.g. : DANGERSIGN
19. Iron and Patty : DUKES
21. Wire: Abbr. : TELEG
22. School org. : PTA
23. Philippine island : LEYTE
25. Song : MELOS
27. Craze : FAD
28. Russian girl's name : OLGA
30. Star in Virgo : SPICA
34. Ancient Brazilian : OTI
35. More trim : NEATER
38. College study: Abbr. : ECON
39. Like Shakespeare and Bacon : CONTEMPORANEOUS
42. Johnson : ARTE
43. "The thrill ___" : ISGONE
44. F.D.R. agency : NRA
45. French city : LYONS
47. Overwhelm : ROUT
48. Native: Suffix : OTE
49. Writer Lagerlöf : SELMA
52. Place for a glider : PORCH
54. London sight : PUB
57. Oddballs : GOOPS
59. Where Columbus set sail : PALOS
61. Pronoun of relationship : ONEANOTHER
64. Ancient France : GAUL
65. Grumbler : MALCONTENT
66. She: It. : ESSA
67. It's good when sunk : PUTT
68. Out of ___ : SORTS
69. ___ on it! : STEP
1. Student : COED
2. Moving about : AMBULATORY
3. Investigated : LOOKEDINTO
4. Wherewithal : MONEY
5. Kind of lark : MUD
6. Med. study : ANAT
7. Movie studio employe : CINEMATOGRAPHER
8. Viewpoint : ANGLE
9. Kind of wool : STEEL
10. Hosp. workers : RNS
11. Take ___ (swim) : ADIP
12. Army unit: Abbr. : REGT
13. Ferber : EDNA
16. Inferred conclusions : ERGOS
20. Gem : STONE
24. Fragrant resin : ELEMI
26. German admiral : SPEE
27. ___ point (hub) : FOCAL
29. Spaces : GAPS
31. Attacker of old beliefs : ICONOCLAST
32. Public building : COURTHOUSE
33. Handles: Lat. : ANSAE
36. Slangy suffix : EROO
37. Increased : RANUP
40. Decimal groupings : TENS
41. Colonists' word for Indian friend : NETOP
46. Musical symbol : SEGNO
50. Diving birds : LOONS
51. Maxim : MOTTO
53. Blusters : RAGES
54. Ostentation : POMP
55. Sloth : UNAU
56. Zone : BELT
58. On cloud nine : SENT
60. Word with happy or dash : SLAP
62. Stamp ___ : ACT
63. Wall St. offerings: Abbr. : RTS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 10 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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