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New York Times, Thursday, February 18, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 46, Avg Word Len: 4.59, Missing: { C F K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 313 (avg 1.75)
Open Squares: 57, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,859
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1. Army off. : MAJ
4. African tribesman : BANTU
9. Discordant : AJAR
13. Marco : POLO
14. French passion : AMOUR
15. Fictional gumshoe : MOTO
16. Greenland settlement : ETAH
17. Granite center : BARRE
18. Attention-getter : AHEM
19. "___ comes marching . . . " : WHENJOHNNY
21. Genetic initials : DNA
22. Follower of boo : HOO
23. Mauna ___ : LOA
24. Lamech's wife : ADAH
26. Britishers : JOHNBULLS
32. Deck : ADORN
33. Herb genus : AVENS
34. ___ volente : DEO
35. "The ___ thickens" : PLOT
36. Soap substitute : AMOLE
37. Card round : DEAL
38. Express : AIR
39. Anoint : ANELE
40. Feather : PENNA
41. Texas rancher : LBJOHNSON
43. Global area : EAST
44. Harem chamber : ODA
45. Timetable abbr. : ARR
46. Pronoun : SHE
47. Sherwood Forest man : LITTLEJOHN
54. Succeeds : WINS
55. Worship : ADORE
56. Obsolescent wedding word : OBEY
57. Public houses : INNS
58. Dawdler : MOPER
59. Flaw : HOLE
60. Duchess of Alva painter : GOYA
61. Glorified : BLEST
62. Man's nickname : NED
1. ___ eaten : MOTH
2. Wings : ALAE
3. Declaration signer : JOHNHART
4. Hindu mister : BABOO
5. Eastern nurse : AMAH
6. Norse goddess of fate : NORN
7. Vaudeville act : TURN
8. Nobel chemist : UREY
9. Tinder : AMADOU
10. Priscilla and spouse : JOHNALDENS
11. ___ hearty meal : ATEA
12. Gypsy man : ROM
13. Right church, wrong ___ : PEW
20. Saint or Prester : JOHN
23. Wts. : LBS
24. Unrehearsed : ADLIB
25. Stage ___ : DOORJOHNNY
26. Bandit brothers : JAMES
27. Convex molding : OVOLO
28. Hokinson or Hayes : HELEN
29. Wind direction : NNE
30. Inclined, in London : LEANT
31. East Indian herb : SOLA
32. Be ___ to a boy : APAL
36. Harding of films : ANN
37. Certain kind of letter : DEARJOHN
39. Triumphant cry : AHA
40. Marquette : PERE
42. Black Sea port : ODESSA
45. Brisk : ALERT
46. Of an Asian race: Prefix : SINO
47. Dear one : LAMB
48. Joss : IDOL
49. Drink heavily : TOPE
50. Very, in Versailles : TRES
51. Musical instrument : OBOE
52. Arrested : HELD
53. American humorist : NYE
54. British court wear : WIG

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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