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New York Times, Monday, October 11, 1971

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 46, Avg Word Len: 4.59, Missing: { none — this is a DOUBLE pangram }, Scrabble score: 366 (avg 2.04)
Open Squares: 57, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,094

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Mil. officer : MAJ
4. ___ up (appraised) : SIZED
9. Furniture style : ADAM
13. Facts and figures : DATA
14. Ethiopian town : ADUWA
15. Old people of Gaul : REMI
16. Hebrew letter : AYIN
17. Subleased : RELET
18. Webster of N.F.L. : ALEX
19. Guaranteeing : MAKINGSURE
21. Beiderbecke : BIX
22. Zuider ___ : ZEE
23. Smoke, for short : CIG
24. Trojan War figure : AJAX
26. Sat on : SQUELCHED
32. Brief effort : SPURT
33. Completely : QUITE
34. Brace : TWO
35. Excessive indulgence : ORGY
36. Good, in Bilbao : BUENO
37. Gabès Gulf port : SFAX
38. Worthless trifle : FIG
39. Unobtrusive : QUIET
40. In fact : TRULY
41. Australian palm : ALEXANDRA
43. Feral : WILD
44. "So few" of fame : RAF
45. Transgress : SIN
46. Rutledge or Sheridan : ANN
47. Classroom lectures : CHALKTALKS
54. Rhyme scheme : ABAA
55. Stage fare : REVUE
56. Left : GONE
57. Clamorous : LOUD
58. Evening, in Bonn : ABEND
59. Grandparental : AVAL
60. Ballet wear : TUTU
61. Pools : MERES
62. Capitol Hill man: Abbr. : REP
Down
1. Central American Indian : MAYA
2. Star in Perseus : ATIK
3. Turkish soldier of yore : JANIZARY
4. Topkick : SARGE
5. Roman dates : IDES
6. Bantu of Natal : ZULU
7. Pitcher : EWER
8. Social commitment : DATE
9. Gum ___ : ARABIC
10. Highly pleasing : DELIGHTFUL
11. Wall Street org. : AMEX
12. Do bartending : MIX
13. T.V.A. feature : DAM
20. Upcoming : NEXT
23. Diminutive ending : CLE
24. Spring time : APRIL
25. Inexorable force : JUGGERNAUT
26. Seafood : SQUID
27. Oddball : QUEER
28. Kings Peak's range : UINTA
29. W. W. II arena : ETO
30. Danish poet : EWALD
31. Doctrine : DOXY
32. Davenport : SOFA
36. Bakery item : BUN
37. City of Kashmir : SRINAGAR
39. Town in Saudi Arabia : QAF
40. Ridicule : TWIT
42. Pleasure dome site : XANADU
45. Timetables, for short : SKEDS
46. Ben Adhem : ABOU
47. Hit the books : CRAM
48. Goddess of youth : HEBE
49. Say is so : AVER
50. Moon, in Nice : LUNE
51. Hold dear : LOVE
52. Shape flints : KNAP
53. Recital offering: Abbr. : SEL
54. Map abbr. : ALT

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 10 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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