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New York Times, Wednesday, November 17, 1971

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,131

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Swiss psychologist : JUNG
5. Brief : SHORT
10. Japanese monastery : TERA
14. Fresh-water mussel : UNIO
15. Father of Abraham : TERAH
16. Thoroughfares: Abbr. : AVES
17. Polynesian forest god : TANE
18. Religious leader : RABBI
19. Castle part : KEEP
20. Broadsword man : SLASHER
22. Extreme : INTENSE
24. Evicts : OUSTS
26. Frequently : OFTEN
27. Wodehouse butler : JEEVES
30. Rah, for one : CHEER
33. Ponies up : ANTES
34. Arrays : DRESSESUP
38. Bar concoction : SOUR
39. South Africans : BOERS
40. "That's a ___" (verboten) : NONO
41. Went stealthily : SLITHERED
43. Stone heap, in England : SCREE
44. Sharpened : HONED
45. Bidding : BEHEST
46. Like the Matterhorn : STEEP
49. Baserunning ploy : STEAL
51. Mosslike growths : LICHENS
54. Joan's city : ORLEANS
58. Mine, in France : AMOI
59. Benedict's path : AISLE
61. Oriental name : ABOU
62. Creek : KILL
63. Fitting piece : INSET
64. Straw ___ : VOTE
65. Noble: Ger. : EDEL
66. Baltic people : LETTS
67. Pitcher : EWER
Down
1. Protrudes : JUTS
2. Single : UNAL
3. Historic vessel : NINA
4. Deserts : GOESOVERTHEHILL
5. Tension : STRESS
6. Courage : HEART
7. Sphere : ORB
8. Famous physicist : RABI
9. Word in Hammett title : THIN
10. Abscond : TAKEFRENCHLEAVE
11. Happening : EVENT
12. Former Dodger great : REESE
13. Quivering : ASPEN
21. Sunset features : HUES
23. Extremities : TOES
25. Diatribes : SCREEDS
27. Swiss card game : JASS
28. Organic compound : ENOL
29. Needle case : ETUI
31. Range group : HERD
32. Driver's hazard : ESS
34. Containing gold : DORE
35. Peeved : SORE
36. French pronouns : UNES
37. Certain writer : POET
39. Big ___ : BEN
42. One of three sisters : HOPE
43. Official sign : SEAL
45. Green ___ : BERETS
46. Quench : SLAKE
47. Adjective for a mouse : TIMID
48. Place for Paris pupils : ECOLE
50. Realty sign : TOLET
52. Fasten : NAIL
53. Math word : SINE
55. Take ___ : ABOW
56. Reputation : NOTE
57. Litigant : SUER
60. Fast plane : SST

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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