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New York Times, Saturday, February 6, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 313 (avg 1.66)
Open Squares: 85, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,847
Across Down
1. Scraps : ORTS
5. Isaac's mother : SARAH
10. Troy campus: Abbr. : RPI
13. Incubator sound : PEEP
14. Certain small planes : ONESEATERS
17. Abundant in shade trees : ELMY
18. Typewriter part : BACKSPACER
19. Never: Ger. : NIE
20. Call's partner : BECK
21. Pointed arch : OGIVE
22. Venetian painter : BARBARELLI
26. Village on the Arno : STIA
27. Pungent vegetable : ONION
28. Nobleman : EARL
30. Photo developer's abbr. : ENL
31. Numerical prefix : OCTO
32. "Sierra Madre" star : HUSTON
34. Legend, as on a map : KEY
35. Michigan city : LANSING
36. Hindu reign : RAJ
39. Jets' predecessors : TITANS
40. Catawba, for one : WINE
41. Certain artist: Abbr. : PTR
44. Concrete piece : SLAB
45. S. A. capital : LAPAZ
46. Man's name : OREN
48. Cause irritation : EXASPERATE
51. Athenian of drama : TIMON
53. Not one : NARY
54. Commit a holdup : ROB
55. Nonsense : FLAPDOODLE
58. Nail or secret : FILE
59. All over the place : UBIQUITOUS
60. Acclaim : HAIL
61. Scottish waterfall : LYN
62. Does a bank job : LENDS
63. Anecdote collections : ANAS
1. Something fully known : OPENBOOK
2. Attitude of trust : RELIANCE
3. Undue boldness : TEMERITY
4. Cooper character : SPY
5. Abstemious : SOBER
6. Have ___ in the hole : ANACE
7. Complete irresponsibility : RECKLESSABANDON
8. Invite : ASK
9. "For ___ a jolly good . . . " : HES
10. Perform in a way : RECITE
11. Musican Andre : PREVIN
12. "Life ___! life is earnest!" : ISREAL
15. G.I. mailing address : APO
16. Puts out a base-runner : TAGS
20. Rule out : BAN
23. Stadium bird : BOO
24. Cicero's tongue : LATIN
25. Fetters : IRONS
29. Coat's inside: Abbr. : LNG
32. Selassie : HAILE
33. Remove from impost lists : UNTAX
35. Mil. officers : LTS
36. Situated by water : RIPARIAN
37. Asian part of Turkey : ANATOLIA
38. Wicked women : JEZEBELS
40. Trojan or Crimean : WAR
41. Quantity, as of soup : POTFUL
42. Soft felt hat : TRILBY
43. Stay : REMAIN
45. Rocket expert Willy : LEY
47. Between M and R : NOPQ
49. Spanish toast : SALUD
50. Part of the media : PRESS
52. South Bend campus: Abbr. : NDU
56. Linseed product : OIL
57. Native of: Suffix : OTE
58. Gov't agency : FHA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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