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New York Times, Wednesday, January 27, 1971

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,837
Across
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Hied : SPED
5
San Luis and Fort Peck : DAMS
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Evidence of anger : GLARE
14
U.S. inventor : HOWE
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Miscellany : OLIO
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Kind of yell : REBEL
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Hebrew letter : ALEF
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Kind of carpet : WALLTOWALL
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Isolate : MAROON
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One of the Joneses : DOW
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Family ___ : TIE
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Stage direction : ENTER
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Beginnings : ONSETS
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One to be trusted : PAL
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Shoe parts : SOLES
34
Member of the family : MOM
35
Andy's sidekick : AMOS
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In the know : WISE
38
Colosseum, for one : ARENA
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Admirable precept : WASTENOTWANTNOT
44
Isaac : STERN
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Summer coatings : TANS
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W.W. II battle site : STLO
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Digits: Abbr. : NOS
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Clung to : STUCK
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Uncle : SAM
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Moosehead, for some : TROPHY
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Rapiers : EPEES
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Nissen ___ : HUT
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Roy : ROB
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Sylphs : NYMPHS
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Cast out : ELIMINATED
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Exam : ORAL
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Object of exorcism : DEMON
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Herb : SAGE
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Gangster's money : KALE
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Influential wife of myth : ARETE
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Walked : TROD
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Viewed : EYED
Down
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Cover of a kind : SHAM
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Negri : POLA
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Pitcher : EWER
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Crusoe's creator : DEFOE
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Where the activity is : DOWNTOWN
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___ bonne heure : ALA
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Opposite of civ. : MIL
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Real estate sign : SOLD
9
Adult : GROWNMAN
10
Actor Cody : LEW
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Tax deductions : ABATEMENTS
12
Got the fire going again : RELIT
13
French pronouns : ELLES
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Extremely : TOO
21
Light-switch positions : ONS
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Charles and George : ELIOTS
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Clarify : RESTATE
28
Out of ___ : SORTS
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Mishandles : PAWS
30
Common Latin verb : AMAT
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Be efficient : LOSENOTIME
33
Mended : SEWNUP
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Barber's need : STROP
39
Piano piece : NOLA
40
Tiny portion : ATOM
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Cherish : ENSHRINE
43
Mounted : ASCENDED
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Map explanation : KEY
51
Bara : THEDA
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Nicholas, for one : RULER
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Hither's partner : YON
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Pollution factor : SMOKE
58
Fiber : BAST
60
Importune : PRAY
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Nathan : HALE
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Vehicle : SLED
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Bon ___ : MOT
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Feather holder of a sort : TAR
66
Something to bolster : EGO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later.

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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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