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New York Times, Thursday, January 7, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 41, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q V X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 60, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2 Grid has super symmetry.
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,817
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1. Reveals : BARES
6. Fable author : AESOP
11. Marriageable : NUBILE
12. Milwaukee player : BREWER
14. Sugar-cane residue : BAGASSE
15. Lists of things to be done : AGENDAS
17. F.D.R. agency : OPA
18. Apparition : EIDOLON
20. Seventh-century date : DCL
21. Research rooms : LABS
23. Byzantine image : EIKON
24. Et ___ : ALII
25. Tending to: Suffix : ULOUS
27. Bard's nightfall : EEN
28. As regards : ANENT
29. Stifle : SMOTHER
31. Fleers : EMIGRES
33. Unit of weight : TON
34. Earthbound bird : EMU
35. Insults : OFFENDS
39. Earhart et al. : AMELIAS
43. TV's Mary Tyler : MOORE
44. System : ISM
46. Old $10 coin : EAGLE
47. Son of Aphrodite : EROS
48. Where the girls are : HAREM
50. What pigs do : ROOT
51. Destroy by fire : GUT
52. Of the thigh : FEMORAL
54. Greek letter : RHO
55. Hypodermic feeder : AMPOULE
57. Boise resident : IDAHOAN
59. Chef's specialties : SAUCES
60. Entire ranges : GAMUTS
61. Girl's name : DIANE
62. Auguries : OMENS
1. Imaginary terror : BUGABOO
2. Camel's-hair fabric : ABA
3. Singer Stevens : RISE
4. Bovine name : ELSIE
5. More shabbily dressed : SEEDIER
6. Mother-of-pearl mollusk : ABALONE
7. Work-heat measure : ERGON
8. Perceived : SEEN
9. Acknowledge : OWN
10. Pushcart salesman : PEDDLER
11. Flame-thrower adjunct : NAPALM
13. French dramatist : RACINE
14. Pill for animals : BOLUS
16. Narrow openings : SLITS
19. Turkish weight : OKE
22. Mill where gold was discovered : SUTTERS
24. Gaunt : ANGULAR
26. Was eminent : SHONE
28. Evangelist McPherson : AIMEE
30. Boundary : END
32. Hebrew letter : MEM
35. Alpha and ___ : OMEGA
36. Discussion meetings : FORUMS
37. Highwayman : FOOTPAD
38. Chang and Eng : SIAMESE
39. Vespucci : AMERIGO
40. Luzon natives : IGOROTS
41. Hawaiian greetings : ALOHAS
42. U.S. nature writer : SETON
45. Impresario's favorite sign : SRO
48. Wife of Menelaus : HELEN
49. Word in a palindrome : MADAM
52. Juan de ___ Strait : FUCA
53. Ineffectual : LAME
56. Parisian assent : OUI
58. Attila was one : HUN

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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