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New York Times, Thursday, February 11, 1971

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F J Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,852

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Students & seniors
Across
1
Stinker : HEEL
5
Fellows : CHAPS
10
Soup ingredient : OKRA
14
She, in Paris : ELLE
15
Antagonist : RIVAL
16
Beverage : BEER
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Lynne's direction : EAST
18
Finnish lake : ENARE
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Ooze : LEAK
20
Parts of the street scene : PNEUMATICDRILLS
23
Corolla segment : PETAL
24
Famed U. N. name : DAG
25
Youth org. : GSA
28
Plainclothesman: Abbr. : DET
29
Vagrant : NOMADIC
33
Pacific parrots : LORIES
35
Record : LOG
36
Scarlett's manse : TARA
37
Jackets : ETONS
38
Morose : SAD
39
Basement reading-material : METER
40
Rat-___ : ATAT
41
Brim : LIP
42
Gnawing mammal : RODENT
43
Cuernavaca's site : MORELOS
45
Bridge term : SET
46
Holy ___ : SEE
47
Defunct car : REO
48
Surfeits : SATES
50
Reputed Crimean stage-prop of 1700's : POTEMKINVILLAGE
57
State: Abbr. : ALAS
58
Javelin : SPEAR
59
Forearm bone : ULNA
60
Breach : RENT
61
Habitual way : USAGE
62
Pole or Czech : SLAV
63
G.I.'s of Seoul : ROKS
64
Prods : POKES
65
Loathe : HATE
Down
1
"Copperfield" character : HEEP
2
Ardor : ELAN
3
Other than : ELSE
4
Baseball pitch : LETUP
5
Produces : CREATES
6
Indicate : HINTAT
7
Advantage : AVAIL
8
Paris area : PARC
9
Malamute, for one : SLEDDOG
10
Committed to : OBLIGATED
11
Ship part : KEEL
12
Authentic : REAL
13
Vessels : ARKS
21
Early Asians : MEDES
22
L. A. athlete : RAM
25
Sparkle : GLEAM
26
___ voce : SOTTO
27
Noisy : AROAR
29
Sleepy-head's land : NOD
30
Appointments : DATES
31
"Goodnight" girl : IRENE
32
___ blanche : CARTE
34
Concerns : INTERESTS
35
Once-around : LAP
38
Family member : SIS
39
Modern hospice : MOTEL
41
Researches : LOOKSUP
42
Leaves the scene : RETIRES
44
Moon module : LEM
45
Uncivilized : SAVAGE
48
Kind of thief : SNEAK
49
Some funds : SLUSH
50
Young salmon : PARR
51
Table item : OLEO
52
Oil receptacle : TANK
53
___ facto : IPSO
54
___ breve : ALLA
55
Picnic pest : GNAT
56
Roof part : EAVE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 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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