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New York Times, Monday, February 1, 1971

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { B X Z }, Scrabble score: 307 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,842

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Students & seniors
Across
1
Bugle call : TAPS
5
Personification of man : ADAM
9
Fastener : CLASP
14
Parisian friend : AMIE
15
Lounging spot : SOFA
16
Relative of largo : LENTO
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William, for one : CONQUEROR
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Moldings : OGEES
20
Cabbage dish, for short : KRAUT
21
LBJ and others : MONOGRAMS
23
Elusive fellow : EEL
25
Bulgarian coin : LEV
26
Gaelic : ERSE
27
"Faerie Queene" poet : SPENSER
31
Sooner than : ERE
33
Military abbr. : CINC
34
Chef d'___ : OEUVRE
37
Affectionate name : MOM
40
Infrequently : ONCEINALIFETIME
43
Lilliputian : WEE
44
City on Rio Grande : LAREDO
45
Unusual person : ONER
46
Leyden, for one : JAR
47
Search into : INQUIRE
49
Chicken-out word : SHOO
52
Indistinct : DIM
55
Nobleman in France : DUC
56
Mariner's aid : NORTHSTAR
59
"Oh, how ___ to get up . . . " : IHATE
63
Choleric : IRATE
64
Roman province in Gaul : AQUITANIA
66
Religious plate : PATEN
67
Abner's friend and others : LUMS
68
Sgts., etc. : NCOS
69
Sitka vehicles : SLEDS
70
Barks : YIPS
71
Unit of force : DYNE
Down
1
Sailing maneuver : TACK
2
Cupid : AMOR
3
Fine cloth : PINA
4
Gin-player's holding : SEQUENCE
5
"Peer Gynt" character : ASE
6
Frat house section : DORM
7
"___ and his money . . . " : AFOOL
8
River of W. W. I : MARNE
9
Kind of slipper : CLOG
10
Symbol of cruelty : LEGREE
11
Close, to poets : ANEAR
12
Arrests : STEMS
13
Hoss-thief chasers : POSSE
18
Indians of West : UTES
22
Doting : OVERFOND
24
Bernstein and others : LEONARDS
27
Unwieldy craft : SCOW
28
Maine symbol : PINE
29
Noun ending : ENCE
30
Kind of admiral : REAR
32
Caddoan Indian : REE
35
Rubber tree : ULE
36
Cousin of veni : VIDI
37
Kind of skirt : MINI
38
Biblical measure : OMER
39
Not more than : MERE
41
Waterfront group: Abbr. : ILA
42
___ go : TOUCHAND
46
Made a memo : JOTTED
48
Stop : QUIT
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Tiny bits : SNIPS
50
Of a time interval : HORAL
51
Harangue : ORATE
53
Land of Apennines : ITALY
54
Chilean shrub for wine-making : MAQUI
57
Excitable ones : HENS
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Fragmented governing group : RUMP
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Noun suffix : ANCY
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Action suffix : TION
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Lighten : EASE
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Philatelist's concern: Abbr. : ISS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 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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