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New York Times, Monday, September 17, 1973

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.68, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,801
Across Down
1. High passes : COLS
5. "Where there's ___ . . . " : AWILL
10. Highlands native : SCOT
14. This: Lat. : HAEC
15. Birthplace of Livy : PADUA
16. Charlie's spouse : OONA
17. Glacial ridges: Var. : ASAR
18. Tusky turret : IVORYTOWER
20. Sunset ___ : STRIP
22. Perfume resin : ELEMI
23. One-pointer in Football: Abbr. : PAT
24. Relative, to Uncle Remus : BRER
26. Aleutian island : ATTU
28. " . . . wet with honest ___" : SWEAT
30. Overland movers : VANLINES
34. Ordinal suffix : ETH
35. Writer Mannes : MARYA
37. Contents of la plume : ENCRE
38. Scut : TAIL
40. Split ___ (cavil) : HAIRS
42. Addis Ababa's province : SHOA
43. "The ___ Loving" : ARTOF
45. Clumsy : INEPT
47. Murrow et al. : EDS
48. Increasing severalfold : TREBLING
50. Framework : CADRE
52. Mend : HEAL
53. Rice wine : SAKE
54. P. I. peak : APO
56. Upstate N. Y. village : ILION
59. Newspaper edition : EXTRA
63. Kind of panel : BLUERIBBON
66. "Wind in the Willows" character : TOAD
67. "Paradise ___" : LOST
68. Lachrymose lady : NIOBE
69. Gaelic : ERSE
70. Rapier : EPEE
71. That is: Abbr. : IDEST
72. Actor Robert : RYAN
1. Cartoonist Addams : CHAS
2. Hop dryer : OAST
3. Goneril's father : LEAR
4. Journalist : SCRIBE
5. Bee: Prefix : API
6. Vacillate : WAVER
7. Baal, for one : IDOL
8. Decoy : LURE
9. Nonprofessional : LAYMAN
10. Welland's counterpart : SOO
11. Ranch fugure : COWPUNCHER
12. "___ penny, . . . " : ONEA
13. Kind of remark : TART
19. Championship : TITLE
21. Stroller : PRAM
25. Arctic base : ETAH
27. Pans : TINS
28. Bart of football : STARR
29. Home, to Fala : WHITEHOUSE
30. Contesting : VYING
31. Swiss river : AARE
32. Undermine : ERODE
33. Red and Black : SEAS
34. "L'___, c'est moi" : ETAT
36. Cloud or tree : RAIN
39. Ear part : LOBE
41. Dog's friend: Abbr. : SPCA
44. Bent : FLAIR
46. Gate money : TAKE
49. Some of the Big Ten : ILLINI
51. On the right : DEXTER
53. Parvenus : SNOBS
54. Fit : ABLE
55. Leaky-faucet sound : PLOP
57. Bibliographic notation : IBID
58. Hautboy : OBOE
60. Sir Robert Peel, for one : TORY
61. Tabula ___ : RASA
62. Arabian area : ADEN
64. Midi summer : ETE
65. Kind of proceeds : NET

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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