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New York Times, Tuesday, November 10, 1970

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 371 (avg 1.98)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,759
Across Down
1. African village : STAD
5. Pokes : JABS
9. Broadcast : STREW
14. Gully in Norh Africa : WADI
15. Adjective ending : ULAR
16. "___ là?" (Who goes there?) : QUIVA
17. W. W. II powers : AXIS
18. Exactly right words : MOTSJUSTES
20. Reading aid : PINCENEZ
22. Lets up : EASES
23. Dear me! : ALAS
24. Kittenish sound : MEWL
25. Hussar's gear : SABRE
28. Enraged : WORKEDUP
32. Residence : ABODE
33. Sweetheart : HONEY
34. Verb ending : IZE
35. Belgian city : MONS
36. Got along : FARED
37. ___ au rhum : BABA
38. Sharp-cornered: Abbr. : ANG
39. Bombastic : WINDY
40. Goof : BONER
41. Danger : JEOPARDY
43. Unseaworthy : LEAKY
44. Black : INKY
45. Pinza : EZIO
47. Civvies : MUFTI
49. Sneaked away : CREPTOUT
53. Table wines : ZINFANDELS
55. ___ de Pinos : ISLA
56. "Feed ___, starve . . . " : ACOLD
57. Encourage : ABET
58. Winglike : ALAR
59. Opens wide : GAPES
60. Occupied : BUSY
61. Taboo thing : NONO
1. Exchange : SWAP
2. Rainy-day cry : TAXI
3. Tennis term : ADIN
4. Certain bridge plays : DISCARDS
5. Agra's river : JUMNA
6. African plants : ALOES
7. Swiss coin : BATZ
8. Older ones: Abbr. : SRS
9. Harsh : SQUAWKY
10. Struggle : TUSSLE
11. Ceremonial : RITE
12. Nights before : EVES
13. Existed : WAS
19. Taunted : JEERED
21. Robt. ___ : ELEE
24. Colon and dinar : MONEY
25. Hindu society : SAMAJ
26. Have ___ to pick : ABONE
27. Small drum : BONGO
28. Prolix : WORDY
29. Moon goddess : DIANA
30. Soviet republic : UZBEK
31. Arctic pioneer : PEARY
33. Famed blues composer : HANDY
36. Wooden cask : FIRKIN
37. Crudely obtuse : BOEOTIAN
39. Newspaper section : WANTADS
40. Radar reading : BLIP
42. Trivial nonsense : PIFFLE
45. Gardner et al. : ERLES
46. Piquant : ZESTY
47. Transparent mineral : MICA
48. Running alone: Abbr. : UNOP
49. Philippine port : CEBU
50. Formerly Christiana : OSLO
51. ___ Bator : ULAN
52. South Sea staple : TARO
53. Sharp turn : ZAG
54. Small amount : DAB

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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