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New York Times, Tuesday, November 30, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 314 (avg 1.70)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,144
Across Down
1. Times of day : AMS
4. Kind of numerals : ARABIC
10. Physicist's concern: Abbr. : ATNO
14. Man in blue : COP
15. Fabric for "School Days" queen : CALICO
16. Feminine ending : TRIX
17. Writes reviews : CRITICIZES
19. Sanctified : HOLY
20. Battery part : ANODE
21. In trim : FIT
22. Prevent : AVERT
23. White House name : JEFFERSON
29. Please, in Bonn : BITTE
30. Kind of paper : ONIONSKIN
31. Instances : CASES
32. Cordon ___ : BLEU
33. Flooring : TILE
34. Opera's Renata : TEBALDI
37. Horse race : TROT
41. Smee or smew : BIRD
42. ___ plume : NOMDE
47. Switch about : REARRANGE
49. Unobtrusive : QUIET
50. Wheedler : SCROUNGER
51. Family member : UNCLE
52. Benchwarmer : SUB
53. Place for a statue : NICHE
54. Door part : JAMB
56. Gourmands or gourmets : EPICUREANS
61. Bedouin headcord : AGAL
62. Happen : BETIDE
63. Ms. men : EDS
64. Dwindle : WANE
65. Hank Aaron et al. : BRAVES
66. Spanish article : LAS
1. Grammar case: Abbr. : ACC
2. Brno's region : MORAVIA
3. Harpsichords : SPINETS
4. Chemical moment of truth : ACIDTEST
5. Competition : RACE
6. Muhammad of ring : ALI
7. Show ___ : BIZ
8. The rocks : ICE
9. Firms: Abbr. : COS
10. Avid : ATHIRST
11. Lenin's old partner: Var. : TROTSKI
12. Zero : NIL
13. Chemical prefix : OXY
18. Pâtisserie item : TORTE
21. Oozy place : FEN
22. Initial trio : ABC
23. Subcontracting : JOBBING
24. Blow up : ENLARGE
25. Glove man : FIELDER
26. Faroe judge : FOUD
27. Painting : OIL
28. Compass reading : NNE
35. Israeli statesman : EBAN
36. Seeks to learn : INQUIRES
37. Infantrymen: Abbr. : TRS
38. Kind of room : REC
39. Stroke, for one : OARSMAN
40. Bother : TROUBLE
43. Snow leopard : OUNCE
44. Rumanian king : MICHAEL
45. Things to be taken out : DELENDA
46. Midi season : ETE
48. Difficulty : RUB
53. In the buff : NUDE
54. Yak away : JAW
55. Turkish leader : AGA
56. Reflux : EBB
57. Through : PER
58. Call ___ day : ITA
59. Not mil. : CIV
60. Draft HQ : SSS

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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