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New York Times, Friday, October 22, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 62, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 6.06, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 90, Cheaters: 18, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 19
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,105
Across Down
1. Get the whole story : HEARALLSIDES
13. Place for a railroading : KANGAROOCOURT
14. Dennis the Menace, e.g. : ENFANTTERRIBLE
15. Dill herbs : ANETS
16. Small flycatching bird : PEWEE
17. Stitch : SEW
18. Roman date : IDES
19. "___ Sea" : DAMESAT
21. Hill of S. F. : NOB
22. Prefixes for tenth : DECIS
23. Witty remark : MOT
25. Half a bushel : TWOPECKS
27. Star: Fr. : ASTRE
29. Mexican ladies : SENORAS
30. ___ drum corps : FIFEAND
32. Procrastinate : DELAY
33. Famous Apache : GERONIMO
34. Compete in a slalom : SKI
35. More irritated : SORER
36. King Cole : NAT
37. Ready to listen : ALLEARS
39. Other : ELSE
40. "What kind of fool ___?" : AMI
43. Perle : MESTA
44. Equal of a mile : AMISS
45. Rail link : CONNECTINGLINE
48. Obviously true : INCONTESTABLE
49. Wakes up, has breakfast, etc. : STARTSTHEDAY
1. Tool handles : HAFTS
2. Namesakes of a Spanish queen : ENAS
3. Once more: Abbr. : AGN
4. Sinatra's group et al. : RATPACKS
5. Goddess Diana, to Greeks : ARTEMIS
6. Lerner's partner and family : LOEWES
7. Traditional beliefs : LORES
8. Yells, as "Help!" : SCREAMSFOR
9. Four times 25.25 : IOI
10. Fluffs a golf shot : DUBS
11. Gardner : ERLE
12. Goulash : STEW
13. Patellas : KNEEBONES
14. Furnished with : ENDOWED
15. Slangy negatives : AINTS
19. Tooth problem : DECAY
20. Quarter ___ (9:45) : TOTEN
22. Mishap on the IRT : DERAILMENT
24. Engineer's remote-control circuit : TRAINLINE
26. Lively dance : POLKA
27. Buenos ___ : AIRES
28. As a whole : ENMASSE
30. Teicher's piano partner : FERRANTE
31. Is overfond : DOTES
33. Lascivious : GOATISH
35. Sonnet part : SESTET
38. Discourses: Abbr. : LECTS
39. Dickinson : EMILY
40. Galatea's beloved : ACIS
41. Neighbor of N. Dak. : MONT
42. Early S. A. empire : INCA
44. Medieval lyric : ALBA
46. Correlative : NOR
47. Move about : GAD

Answer summary: 12 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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