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New York Times, Sunday, July 15, 1973

Author: George Rose Smith
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 168, Blocks: 84, Avg Word Len: 5.30, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 665 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 161, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,737
Across Down
1. Kind of cloth or hopping : TABLE
6. ___ pectoris : ANGINA
12. Cockney cavities : OLES
16. Narrow shoal : SPIT
20. British ___ : ISLES
21. Jack Horner's place : CORNER
22. "A Star Is Born" : NOVA
23. Exercise : ETUDE
24. "The Vision of Sir Launfal" : TWENTYTWENTY
26. "Gone With the Wind" : EVAPORATED
28. Round of applause : HAND
29. Ram : ARIES
30. One of Sheridan's "Rivals" : ACRES
32. Persian wheels : NORIAS
33. Cease : END
34. Flood stage : CREST
35. Hairnet : SNOOD
36. Commands : EDICTS
37. ___ macabre : DANSE
38. Pyramids' neighbor : CAIRO
39. Slav : CZECH
40. Brides' portions : DOWRIES
43. "My Fair Lady" : MISSAMERICA
45. One-liner : GAG
48. "It's ___ night for . . . " : AGRAND
49. Darken : BEDIM
50. Chose : TOOK
51. Kittiwake : GULL
52. Heavy shoes : CLOGS
53. Physician : GALEN
54. Casts forth : SPEWS
56. Raccoon's cousin : PANDA
57. Gossips : HENS
58. Role in "Julius Caesar" : CATO
59. Pool : TARN
60. Mockeries : FARCES
61. Energy unit : ERG
62. "A Midsummer Night's Dream" : NOTONERERUN
66. Office copies : CARBONS
67. Make tidy : NEATEN
69. Of the kidneys : RENAL
70. Kit or Johnny : CARSON
71. Nonplussed : STUMPED
73. "The Count of Monte Cristo" : ONETWOTHREE
75. Football scores: Abbr. : TDS
78. French troops : ARMEES
79. Scott : DRED
80. Disencumbers : RIDS
81. Trim a photo : CROP
82. Ear parts : LOBES
83. Out of sorts : CROSS
84. Delays : WAITS
86. U.S. pioneer : BOONE
87. Kind of glades : EVER
88. Biggers's sleuth : CHAN
89. Solos : ARIAS
90. Shore bird : WILLET
91. By : PER
92. "Magnificent Obsession" : PROFOOTBALL
95. Baggage pieces : VALISES
96. Courage : HEART
97. Tides : NEAPS
98. Rule : REIGN
99. Go on a crash diet : STARVE
101. Dizzy et al. : DEANS
102. Perfume : CENSE
103. I love: Lat. : AMO
106. Scanty : SPARSE
107. Meals : BOARD
108. Assume as true : POSIT
109. "The Third Man" : ABEL
110. "The Doctor's Dilemma" : COMMONCOLD
112. "Hamlet" : ONEHORSETOWN
115. Old measure: Var. : ARPEN
116. Range : AREA
117. Cash-register key : NOSALE
118. New Orleans sight : LEVEE
119. Interpret : READ
120. Jane Grey, e.g. : LADY
121. ___ up for : STANDS
122. Shabby : SEEDY
1. Give a tenth : TITHE
2. U.A.R. dam : ASWAN
3. Mix : BLEND
4. Do a bank job : LEND
5. N. Y. time : EST
6. Bernhardt or Duse : ACTRESS
7. Strong denial : NOWISE
8. Accost : GREET
9. Wayside and Tabard : INNS
10. Clear : NET
11. Nazi doctrine : ARYANISM
12. Kind of old schoolhouse : ONEROOM
13. Cherished : LOVED
14. Gabor et al. : EVAS
15. Weaken : SAP
16. Stuffiness : STARCH
17. "___ in writing" : PUTIT
18. Concepts : IDEAS
19. Scatters : TEDS
23. Beethoven's third : EROICA
25. Told tall tales : YARNED
27. In readiness : ONDECK
31. Persian gazelle : CORA
34. Murderers : CAINS
35. Black buck : SASIN
36. Pinza and others : EZIOS
37. Protracts, with "out" : DRAGS
38. Killer: Suffix : CIDE
39. What Jack broke : CROWN
40. Hat designer : DACHE
41. Flirt : OGLER
42. "Conversation at Midnight" : WRONGNUMBER
43. Casaba : MELON
44. Forever : ETERN
45. "A Farewell to Arms" : GUNCONTROLS
46. Stand-in for Standish : ALDEN
47. Certain menagerie : GLASS
49. Conductor's need : BATON
51. Film great : GARBO
53. Like most fences : GATED
54. Hat : STRAW
55. São ___ : PAULO
56. Dissect in a way : PARSE
58. Shelters : COTES
60. Passengers : FARES
62. Scruffs : NAPES
63. Sea birds : ERNES
64. Orchestra section : REEDS
65. Doorway: Abbr. : ENT
66. "Games People Play" : CARDS
68. Arab ruler : EMEER
70. I.O.U.'s : CHITS
71. Orchid tubers : SALEP
72. Hidden valuables : TROVE
73. Maine campus site : ORONO
74. Error's partner : TRIAL
76. Recipient : DONEE
77. Barracudas : SPETS
79. Open-window annoyance : DRAFT
81. Bobwhite : COLIN
83. Tedious task : CHORE
84. Stoles, etc. : WRAPS
85. Is unwell : AILS
86. Foolish talk : BILGE
88. Abjectly afraid : CRAVEN
89. Gives up : ABANDONS
90. Blouses : WAISTS
92. Human being : PERSON
93. Apple prescription : ONEADAY
94. Binge : TEAR
95. Jury panels : VENIRES
96. Hurt : HARMED
98. Transferred again : RESOLD
99. Germ cell : SPORE
100. Cigar-making center : TAMPA
101. Gave guardedly : DOLED
102. Composer of "Over There" : COHAN
103. Kind of board : ABOVE
104. Cried, as a cat : MEWED
105. Sec. of State, 1895–97 : OLNEY
106. Purple Heart memento : SCAR
107. Adriatic wind : BORA
108. Old African coin : PESA
109. To ___ (precisely) : ATEE
111. Wolframite : CAL
113. ___ bad : NOT
114. City lines : ELS

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 10 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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