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New York Times, Friday, September 15, 1972

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 11, XRef: 2, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1972, The New York TimesNo. 8,434
Across
1. Kind of man : BEST
5. Hall-of-Famer Lefty : GROVE
10. Big amount : SLEW
14. Anger : RILE
15. Wisconsin city : RIPON
16. Greek letter : IOTA
17. Iris Murdoch novel : ANACCIDENTALMAN
20. Penn. artist colony : NEWHOPE
21. Imagine : IDEATE
22. ___ gestae : RES
23. Note-taker: Abbr. : STEN
24. Oahu or Long : ISLAND
28. Hill of Rome : PALATINE
32. See 35 Across : STORY
33. Type of truck : PANEL
34. "Right ___" : NOW
35. Movie and novel, with 32 Across : LOVE
36. Inclinations : BENTS
37. "It's your ___" : MOVE
38. Pub fare : ALE
39. Town in Tuscany : PRATO
40. More rational : SANER
41. Earp and Haig : MARSHALS
43. Hailey novel : WHEELS
44. Made cloth : WOVE
45. Hindu title : SRI
46. Trigonometry term : COSINE
49. Medieval play : MIRACLE
54. Crichton novel : ANDROMEDASTRAIN
57. Confirm : SEAL
58. Put in office : ELECT
59. Took advantage of : USED
60. Awkward boats : ARKS
61. Carter and Adams : NICKS
62. ___ wear : MENS
Down
1. Wheat husk : BRAN
2. German article : EINE
3. Side dish : SLAW
4. Georgia ___ : TECH
5. Bellyached : GRIPED
6. Coney Island treats : RIDES
7. Unfold, in poetry : OPE
8. ___ Braun : VON
9. Gives a right to : ENTITLES
10. "___ Spring" : SILENT
11. Point near San Diego : LOMA
12. State: Fr. : ETAT
13. Decline : WANE
18. Like some jokes : CORNY
19. "It's ___" : ADEAL
23. ___ Domingo : SANTO
24. Eastern religion : ISLAM
25. Roman garment : STOLA
26. Romeo : LOVER
27. "All The Things You ___ " : ARE
28. Popular women's garb : PANTS
29. "___ ear and out . . . " : INONE
30. Writing medium : NOVEL
31. Pitchers : EWERS
33. N.Y. clergyman : PEALE
36. Pyle's W.W. II book : BRAVEMEN
37. West : MAE
39. Sound: Prefix : PHONO
40. Under or T : SHIRT
42. Twists, as a skirt : SWIRLS
43. Places for cuffs : WRISTS
45. Loud kiss : SMACK
46. Señor's house : CASA
47. Expert : ONER
48. Western state: Abbr. : SDAK
50. Wake-robin : ARUM
51. Senator from N.J. : CASE
52. Property right : LIEN
53. Often-loose things : ENDS
55. Ivy man : ELI
56. Ten: Prefix : DEC

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later.

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