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New York Times, Monday, January 25, 1971

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 53, Avg Word Len: 5.06, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 260 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 48, Cheaters: 24, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,835
Across
1. Two-wheeled carriage : TRAP
5. Of a chemical compound : AMIC
9. Swiss cottage : CHALET
11. Los ___ : ALAMOS
13. Hawthorne character : HESTER
14. Tread heavily, in Scotland : STRAMP
15. Electrical unit : AMPERE
16. Old-time snare : PANTER
17. Mouths : ORA
18. Type of cartridge : RIMFIRE
20. ___ Moines : DES
22. Fay Wray's King : KONG
24. Monte Carlo colors : NOIRS
25. Versifier : POET
26. Old-womanish : ANILE
28. Way: Abbr. : RTE
29. Area of a ship's bow : HAWSE
30. Service branch: Abbr. : NAV
31. Possess : OWN
32. Measure in Europe : METRE
34. Cuba libre base : RUM
37. Asian palm : BETEL
40. U.S. tennis man : ASHE
41. Detection device : SONAR
43. ___ to a turn : DONE
44. Presidential nickname : IKE
45. Cockney's 'eadgear 'olders : ATBOXES
47. W.W. II area : ETO
48. Dominion : EMPIRE
50. Weather-map line : ISOBAR
52. Alarm clock, for one : ROUSER
53. " . . . all ___ created equal" : MENARE
54. Certain poem : SONNET
55. Writer ___-Beuve : SAINTE
56. Thumbs down, Russian style : NYET
57. Fasten : LASH
Down
1. Astronauts' host : THEMANINTHEMOON
2. File : RASP
3. Fix over : ALTER
4. Look in a way : PEERIN
5. Church fixtures : ALTARS
6. River near Paris : MARNE
7. "___ my wits' end" : IMAT
8. Return, astronaut style : COMEDOWNTOEARTH
9. River Styx V.I.P. : CHARON
10. Vibration : TREMOR
11. Yearn : ASPIRE
12. Binges : SPREES
17. Turkish weight : OKA
19. Felicitous : FIT
21. Sault ___ Marie : STE
23. Look daggers at : GLARE
25. Handled rudely : PAWED
27. "All About ___" : EVE
29. Fireplace area : HOB
32. French month : MAI
33. Glacial ridges : ESKERS
34. Fulton or Lee : ROBERT
35. One, in Italy : UNO
36. Proverbs : MAXIMS
38. Access : ENTREE
39. Zodiac sign : LEO
41. Sesame, for one : STREET
42. Close again : RESEAL
45. River to the Oise : AISNE
46. Russian girl's name : SONIA
49. Underweight : PUNY
51. Prohibits : BANS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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