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New York Times, Thursday, January 14, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,824
Across Down
1. Tiger star of old : COBB
5. Actor Henry : FONDA
10. Numerical prefix : OCTO
14. Atmosphere : AURA
15. Bandleader Lester : LANIN
16. Come into view : LOOM
17. Cliff : SCAR
18. Upright : ERECT
19. Olden days : YORE
20. Name for old Brooklyn team : THEBUMS
22. Moscow sight : KREMLIN
24. "___ live and breathe" : ASI
25. Parking-lot mishap : BUMP
26. Chestnuts : MARRONS
30. Does a baseball job : UMPIRES
34. Wild ox : ANOA
35. Deity: Ger. : GOTT
37. Disdain : SCORN
38. Fairy: Sp. : HADA
39. Canadian area: Abbr. : NWT
40. Rattan : CANE
41. Improve : AMEND
43. Music-box joint: Var. : JOOK
45. Chinese dynasty : HSIA
46. "Fidelio" heroine : LEONORA
48. Denied : NEGATED
50. Iranian ruler : SHAH
51. Bill time: Abbr. : EOM
52. Northwest range : CASCADE
55. Talks testily : SNAPSAT
59. Chorus part : ALTO
60. Habituate : INURE
62. Shakespearean villain : IAGO
63. Save, with "away" : SALT
64. Indian lute : SITAR
65. Golf tourney : OPEN
66. Nautical speed unit : KNOT
67. Skater Carol : HEISS
68. Snoopy : NOSY
1. Fishing maneuver : CAST
2. Sound of pain : OUCH
3. Scottish hillside : BRAE
4. Big name on ice : BARBARAANNSCOTT
5. Skater Peggy : FLEMING
6. Command to cease rowing : OARS
7. Compass direction : NNE
8. Famed figure skater : DICKBUTTON
9. Bone cavity : ANTRUM
10. Title for 4, 5, 8 and 29 Down and 67 Across : OLYMPICCHAMPION
11. Collected : COOL
12. Anchor rings : TORI
13. Sign : OMEN
21. G.I.'s friend : USO
23. Sovereigns: Abbr. : EMPS
26. Taj ___ : MAHAL
27. "What's in ___?" : ANAME
28. Western event : RODEO
29. Ice queen : SONJAHENIE
31. Friars Club event : ROAST
32. Pyle : ERNIE
33. Golfing great : SNEAD
36. Brace : TWO
42. Capital of Qatar : DOHA
44. Professional mourners : KEENERS
47. Raw-vegetable treat : RADISH
49. Gazelle of Tibet : GOA
52. "The ___ of Amontillado" : CASK
53. TV's King : ALAN
54. W. W. II battle site : STLO
55. Spanish ladies: Abbr. : SRAS
56. Soap, in old Rome : SAPO
57. Iron and Stone : AGES
58. B'way award : TONY
61. Make use of, in prescriptions : UTI

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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