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New York Times, Tuesday, June 19, 1973

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 5.17, Missing: { J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 255 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,711
Across Down
1. Dickens fence : FAGIN
6. Army engineers : SAPPERS
13. Civil : POLITE
14. Gawked : STAREDAT
15. Adjusts : ALINES
16. Ex-cons : PAROLEES
17. Stamping device : DIE
18. Like some bass : STRIPED
20. ___ of the soil : SON
21. ___ a bat out of . . . : LIKE
22. In need of funds : SHORT
27. Book parts : SPINES
29. Hebrew lyre : ASOR
30. Sewing jobs : BASTINGS
33. Pool-table gaffe : MISCUE
35. Rodeo events : ROPINGS
36. Favorable position : VANTAGE
37. Castle and Dunne : IRENES
38. Stayed on : LINGERED
39. Domain of Louis XIV : ETAT
40. Part of C.O.D. : CASHON
41. So ___ good (still O.K.) : FARSO
43. Tropical ant : ATTA
44. Hundredweight: Abbr. : CWT
47. Spell out again : RESTATE
50. Own, in Glasgow : HAE
51. Defiled : UNCHASTE
55. Metroliners : TRAINS
57. Pitcher's dream : NOHITTER
58. Dividers of a sort : AISLES
59. Disordered : INAMESS
60. Requires : NEEDS
1. Page number : FOLIO
2. Hostile : ALIEN
3. Whitney invention : GIN
4. Natives: Suffix : ITES
5. Young birds : NESTLINGS
6. Ear part : STAPES
7. Swiss river : AARE
8. Goads : PRODS
9. Mud: Prefix : PEL
10. Dutch town : EDE
11. Girl's name : RAE
12. Main and 42d: Abbr. : STS
13. Heating and scratch : PADS
14. Refutes, as a rumor : SPIKES
19. Phones : RINGS
23. Expedite : HASTEN
24. Brando turndown : OSCAR
25. Famous Moulin : ROUGE
26. Cornered : TREED
27. Restrains : STINTS
28. ___ Bluff : PINE
30. Item for a case : BRIEF
31. Body trunk line : AORTA
32. Plant shoot : SPEAR
33. Chelsea, Yorkville, etc. : MANHATTAN
34. Boxer Johansson's nickname : INGO
36. Outlook : VISTA
38. ___-day Saint : LATTER
40. Social groups : CASTES
42. Do politicking : ORATE
44. "Monday's ___ is fair . . . " : CHILD
45. Fades : WANES
46. Mrs. Angel Clare : TESS
48. Superlative suffixes : ESTS
49. Canal : ERIE
51. Prefix for corn : UNI
52. French denial : NON
53. Tea : CHA
54. Pronoun : HIM
56. Ibsen character : ASE

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

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