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New York Times, Tuesday, August 8, 1972

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12
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© 1972, The New York TimesNo. 8,396
Across Down
1. Golf stroke : BAFF
5. Musical sections : CODAS
10. Italian cathedral town : ATRI
14. Jai ___ : ALAI
15. Bootleg stuff : HOOCH
16. Go away! : SHOO
17. Black, in France : NOIR
18. Loos : ANITA
19. ". . . in corpore ___" : SANO
20. With 47 Across, what Yellowstone is doing : CELEBRATINGITS
23. Sounds of surprise : HOOS
24. W. W. I. weapon : GAS
25. ___ as possible : ASSOON
28. Dears, to Zsa Zsa : DAHLINGS
33. Type notations: Abbr. : ITALS
34. Flower part : PETAL
35. Violinist Bull : OLE
36. Completed : DONE
37. Principal: Prefix : ARCHI
38. Type of oil gas : BLAU
39. With 42 Across, a landmark : OLD
40. Silly chatterings: Var. : BLAAS
41. Western park sights : BEARS
42. See 39 Across : FAITHFUL
44. Pooh creator and family : MILNES
45. Continent: Abbr. : EUR
46. Bear-market order : SELL
47. See 20 Across : CENTENNIALYEAR
54. Willie : MAYS
55. Boxoffice concerns : SEATS
56. Renown : FAME
57. "Rule Britannia" composer : ARNE
58. Welland, for one : CANAL
59. Showing wear : USED
60. Do a lawn chore : WEED
61. Eared seal : OTARY
62. Camera piece : LENS
1. Judge's seat : BANC
2. Century plant : ALOE
3. Go under : FAIL
4. Yellowstone river : FIREHOLE
5. Boatman of myth : CHARON
6. Charlie's wife et al. : OONAS
7. "Let George ___" : DOIT
8. Hart's story : ACTI
9. Kidnap in a way : SHANGHAI
10. Saint's birthplace : ASSISI
11. Pronoun : THAT
12. Ziegler et al. : RONS
13. Yellowstone's age, parkwise : IOO
21. Gallery sounds : BOOS
22. Effrontery : GALL
25. ". . . to the ___ their party" : AIDOF
26. Roman maxi : STOLA
27. Town in India : SANDI
28. Windshield paste-on : DECAL
29. Sports: Abbr. : ATHS
30. Actor Lloyd : NOLAN
31. Look daggers : GLARE
32. Dr. ___, juvenile writer : SEUSS
34. Indonesian craft : PRAU
37. Outdoors : ALFRESCO
38. More than enough : BELLYFUL
40. Hindu demon : BHUT
41. Common piece of mail : BILL
43. Stiffened : TENSED
44. Ridiculously small : MEASLY
46. Hindu lute : SITAR
47. Part of c/o : CARE
48. Eyes, old style : EYNE
49. Straight : NEAT
50. Zola title : NANA
51. Taking one's ___ : EASE
52. ___ Ra of myth : AMEN
53. Ohio team : REDS
54. Gullet : MAW

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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