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New York Times, Monday, September 11, 1972

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 265 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1972, The New York TimesNo. 8,430
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1. Sentry's call : HALT
5. Causes pain : AILS
9. Drudge : PLOD
13. From ___ : AFAR
14. "___ but you" : NOONE
16. Meander : ROVE
17. Like some sails : TRIANGULAR
19. Equable : EVEN
20. Party : SOCIAL
21. Quarrel : ARGUMENT
23. U.S. physicist : NIER
25. Mitigate : EASE
26. Trouser features : CREASES
29. British air marshal : TEDDER
33. Fragment : SHARD
34. Sarcasms : GIBES
36. Focal line: Prefix : AXO
37. Kind of pronoun: Abbr. : PERS
38. Unmasks : BARES
39. Pluck : GRIT
40. Common verb : ARE
41. Type of truck : PANEL
42. Coffee or whisky : IRISH
43. Indian military leader : SIRDAR
45. Patois : DIALECT
47. Israeli port : ACRE
49. One of five : ERIE
50. Magic : BLACKART
54. U.N. segment : NATION
58. Expel : OUST
59. Treasonous act in Vichy : CRIMEDETAT
61. High-flown : ARTY
62. Serbian dances : KOLOS
63. Hebrew letter : RESH
64. Linden : TEIL
65. Certain Popes : LEOS
66. Mat. days : SATS
1. Certain ring occupants : HATS
2. Prefix for a continent : AFRO
3. Secular : LAIC
4. Athletes' helpers : TRAINERS
5. Fishes : ANGLES
6. Chit : IOU
7. She gets what she wants : LOLA
8. Misleading attraction : SNARE
9. College program, for short : PREMED
10. Colorado's Governor : LOVE
11. Heated compartment : OVEN
12. Nixon adviser : DENT
15. Worker ants : ERGATES
18. Nymph : NAIAD
22. Purposes : USES
24. Shakespearean princess : REGAN
26. Darling, in Paris : CHERI
27. More undercooked : RARER
28. Begot : SIRED
30. Old Persian coin : DARIC
31. Occur : EXIST
32. Novelist Philip : ROTH
33. Resorts : SPAS
35. Misrepresent : BELIE
38. Lodge, as troops : BARRACK
39. Hosts, initially : GREETERS
41. Canned quantity : PACK
42. Epic poem : ILIAD
44. Metrical foot : DACTYL
46. Dillon portrayer : ARNESS
48. Flynn : ERROL
50. Gravy dish : BOAT
51. Decoy : LURE
52. Piedmontese city : ASTI
53. Building material : TILE
55. Willow : ITEA
56. Kiln : OAST
57. Certain degrees : NTHS
60. Low : MOO

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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