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New York Times, Saturday, January 16, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 299 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 5, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,826
Across Down
1. Police operation : RAID
5. Arrayed : CLAD
9. Gambling casino word : BANCO
14. Baxter : ANNE
15. Angel's I.D. : HALO
16. Eastern nurses : AMAHS
17. With 25, 39, 53 and 63 Across, quote by Alfred de Musset : HOWGLORIOUSITIS
20. Annoying roommate : SNORER
21. Kind of talk : IDLE
22. Consumed : ATE
23. Word on a bill, with "please" : REMIT
25. See 17 Across : ANDALSO
27. Marry : MAKEONE
29. Philippine trees : DAOS
30. Baba : ALI
31. Eur. country : NETH
33. Woman's age, for one : ENIGMA
37. Bobby Orr's milieu : RINK
39. See 17 Across : HOW
41. "My Name Is ___" : ARAM
42. Strike-and-spare man : KEGLER
45. Boy's pistol fodder : CAPS
48. Uris protagonist : ARI
49. Buffalo's relative : ANOA
51. Threw a coin : FLIPPED
53. See 17 Across : PAINFUL
56. Atlantic island group : FAROE
57. French pronoun : ILS
58. Castor's mother : LEDA
60. Graphs : CURVES
63. See 17 Across : TOBEANEXCEPTION
66. Gorge : CHASM
67. Kind of guard : REAR
68. Sicilian city : ENNA
69. Nothing to marry in : HASTE
70. Controversial planes : SSTS
71. Breathing: Abbr. : RESP
1. Cheers : RAHS
2. Familiar author: Abbr. : ANON
3. ___ order (usable) : INWORKING
4. B.A. or Ph.D. : DEGREE
5. Showgirl : CHORINE
6. Roman household god : LAR
7. Et ___ : ALII
8. Thingumajig : DOODAD
9. Established : BASEDON
10. French friend : AMI
11. Brazilian port : NATAL
12. Vouchers : CHITS
13. Bone: Prefix : OSSEO
18. Flop : LEMON
19. Arm bones : ULNAE
24. Hebrew letter : TETH
26. Large land mass : ASIA
27. Twain : MARK
28. "I cannot tell ___" : ALIE
32. Ad ___ : HOC
34. One source of info : GRAPEVINE
35. Horse : MARE
36. Surrounded by : AMID
38. Secret order : KLAN
40. Wave: Scot. : WAFF
43. Kindle: Var. : ENFLAME
44. City on the Seine : ROUEN
46. Deposits containing gold : PLACERS
47. Sweetener : SIRUP
50. Northern trees : ALDERS
52. Cole : PORTER
53. Slider : PITCH
54. Relative of adieu : ALOHA
55. Russian huts : ISBAS
59. Campers' aids : AXES
61. Long times : EONS
62. Cinch : SNAP
64. Superlative ending : EST
65. Siamese, for one : CAT

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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