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New York Times, Thursday, August 23, 1973

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.64, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 61, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,776
Across Down
1. May or Girardeau : CAPE
5. Gnawing mammal : PACA
9. Gem : OPAL
13. Bedroom reveille : ALARM
15. King of Israel : OMRI
16. Involve, with "in" : ROPE
17. Capital : MONEY
18. Zoo sound : ROAR
19. African animal : ASSE
20. Vim : PEP
21. Support the god of wine : BACKBACCHUS
24. Hebrew letter : ALEPH
26. Electrical unit : REL
27. Man for Diogenes : HONEST
29. Bungling : INEPT
32. Before, in Paris : AVANT
33. Be silent, in music : TACET
36. Time period : ERA
38. Parsonage: Abbr. : RECT
39. Kind of truck : PANEL
40. Matured : AGED
41. Metric measure : ARE
42. One's specialty : FORTE
43. Dividing membranes : SEPTA
44. Dravidian : TAMIL
46. Taking it easy : ATREST
47. Full of: Suffix : OSE
48. Cartoonist William : STEIG
49. Analyze Cupid's friend : PSYCHPSYCHE
54. Barbary, for one : APE
57. Large marine fish : OPAH
58. Swan genus : OLOR
59. Weeper, in saying : LOSER
61. 1916 hit tune : NOLA
62. Biblical physician : LUKE
63. Reject : SPURN
64. Seasons in Quebec : ETES
65. Double curve : OGEE
66. Italian family : ESTE
1. Summer home : CAMP
2. Medicinal plant : ALOE
3. Criticize the goddess of healing : PANPANACEA
4. Poetic word : ERE
5. House area : PORCH
6. Frenzied : AMOK
7. Ill-natured one : CRAB
8. Take Shakespeare's spirit for a walk : AIRARIEL
9. Place of revelations : ORACLE
10. Luxurious : POSH
11. Babylonian chaos : APSU
12. Remains : LEES
14. Letter-closing words : MYBEST
22. Intelligent : APT
23. Indian-head piece : CENT
25. Provided : LENT
27. ___ kiri : HARA
28. Unhidden : OVERT
30. Categorize a horse : PEGPEGASUS
31. Waste allowances : TRETS
33. Coal product : TAR
34. Opposite of syn. : ANT
35. Letter : CEE
37. Malaysian law : ADAT
39. Give Marco a ride on a raft : POLEPOLO
40. Atmosphere: Prefix : AERI
42. Menu choice : FISH
43. Stock grouping : STEELS
45. Coffee varieties : MOCHAS
46. Part of N.C.A.A.: Abbr. : ATH
48. Rocky debris : SCREE
49. Corn item : PONE
50. Lady Macbeth's problem : SPOT
51. Collegiate School, today : YALE
52. Counterfeit item : SLUG
53. Join : YOKE
55. Jaunty : PERT
56. Sea flier : ERNE
60. Poet's start : OPE

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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