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New York Times, Tuesday, October 27, 1970

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.24, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,745
Across
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Book reviewer of a sort: Abbr. : ACCT
5
Boatmen's river : VOLGA
10
Bator's partner : ULAN
14
Speciality of Brockton, Mass. : SHOEMAKING
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Timber wolf : LOBO
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Ford or Kefauver : TENNESSEAN
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Ages ago : YORE
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Burr or brogue : ACCENT
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___ personae : DRAMATIS
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Sewing and others : KITS
23
"The Joys of Yiddish" author : ROSTEN
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Theodor White subj. : PRES
25
Kind of bridge : LOW
26
Undermines : ERODES
30
Poetic contraction : EER
31
Wherewithal : MEANS
33
Proceeding : EVENT
34
Oil-well equipment : RIG
35
Without a mate : ODD
36
G.I.'s garb : ODS
38
Technical study: Abbr. : SCI
39
N. Y. Jet runner : SNELL
41
Bowler's despair : SPLIT
43
Longfellow's contemporary : POE
44
Early ascetic : ESSENE
46
Swoboda : RON
47
___ ex machina : DEUS
48
Quinnat and sockeye : SALMON
50
Trite stuff : CORN
51
Journalist's milieu : NEWSROOM
54
Diet's cousin : SENATE
56
Words of understanding : ISEE
57
Boardwalk stroller : PROMENADER
59
___ out of it : SNAP
60
Price fixers of a sort : ESTIMATORS
61
That girl's : HERS
62
Ebbets Field name : REESE
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Existence, in philosophy : ESSE
Down
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Movie canine : ASTA
2
Harness parts : CHECKREINS
3
Doorkeepers, on France : CONCIERGES
4
Beliefs : TENETS
5
Very spacious : VAST
6
Endorsements : OKS
7
Sprawl : LIEDOWN
8
Growls : GNARS
9
Consanguineous : AGNATE
10
Vladimir Ilyich ___ (Lenin) : ULYANOV
11
Boodle : LOOT
12
Hillside shelter : ABRI
13
Certain votes : NOES
15
With 53 Down, clothing : MENS
21
Most paltry : MEREST
23
Burma and others : ROADS
24
Intrinsically : PERSE
25
Held the reins : LED
27
Posse's prey : DESPERADOS
28
Unexpected meetings : ENCOUNTERS
29
Hogs' housing : STIES
31
Hungarian playwright : MOLNAR
32
Lawgiver : SOLON
37
Sound of traffic : DIN
40
Suez Canal name : LESSEPS
42
Do public relations work : PROMOTE
45
Juliet, for one : ELOPER
47
Give : DONATE
49
Wayne Lyman ___ : MORSE
50
Meal for Caesar : CENA
51
Birthplace of Constantine : NISH
52
Old slave : ESNE
53
See 15 Down : WEAR
54
Dotted with stars, in heraldry : SEME
55
Gaelic : ERSE
58
Prefix for deal or deed : MIS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 2 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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