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New York Times, Friday, August 4, 1972

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 260 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1972, The New York TimesNo. 8,392

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Puts on : STAGES
7. U. S. statesman and financier : BARUCH
13. Cheers : HURRAHS
15. Fond : AMOROUS
17. Manitoba's neighbor : ONTARIO
18. Stretchable : TENSILE
19. Hammer-head part : PEEN
20. Origin : ROOTS
22. That: Lat. : ILLA
23. Full skirt : DIRNDL
25. Political haves : INS
26. Guantanamo et al. : BASES
29. Dilapidated : DECREPIT
33. Record : ENTER
34. Showman : EMCEE
35. "Vive le ___!" : ROI
36. Fibs : LIES
37. Jump : START
38. Imply : HINT
39. Native: Suffix : OTE
40. Like some days : RAINY
41. Craze : MANIA
42. Large kangaroo : WALLAROO
44. Dupré's instrument : ORGAN
45. Lose no time : HIE
46. Light purplish blue : LUPINE
49. ___ age : TEEN
51. ___ a pig : FATAS
52. Actress Daniels : BEBE
56. Passage : TRANSIT
58. Like some sweaters : SLEEVED
60. Opium derivative : CODEINE
61. Youth : SAPLING
62. Port in Belgium : OSTEND
63. U. S. poet : MILLAY
Down
1. Kind of steward : SHOP
2. Call the ___ : TUNE
3. Commedia dell'___ : ARTE
4. Spanish noblemen : GRANDEES
5. Attention : EAR
6. Gather cloth : SHIRR
7. "Win With Willkie!" for one : BATTLECRY
8. Iowa city : AMES
9. Man's nickname : RON
10. Bearlike : URSINE
11. Watch part : COILSPRING
12. House founded by Jane Addams : HULL
14. Promptly : SOON
16. Java, for one : SEA
21. Loner of a sort : ODDMANOUT
24. Lydda's land: Abbr. : ISR
25. Wrath : IRE
26. ___ the salt : BELOW
27. Loos : ANITA
28. Rainbow trout : STEELHEADS
30. This: Fr. : CET
31. Old region of Asia Minor : IONIA
32. U. S. missile : TITAN
34. Whitened : ETIOLATED
37. Men's org. : SAR
38. Wood hyacinth : HAREBELL
40. Scottich explorer : RAE
41. "___ dieu!" : MON
43. Songbird : LINNET
47. Bridge call : PASS
48. Moslem faith : ISLAM
49. Chemical abbr. : TTC
50. Slangy suffix : EROO
51. Man from Helsinki : FINN
53. Wrong : EVIL
54. Bantu-speaking people : BENA
55. Tense : EDGY
57. German pronoun : SIE
59. Finial ornament : EPI

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 9 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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