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New York Times, Monday, March 23, 1970

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,527
Across
1. Cooperstown name : COBB
5. Family member : INLAW
10. Ionian Sea gulf : ARTA
14. Callas showpiece : ARIA
15. "___ but you" : NOONE
16. Pasturelands : LEAS
17. With 21 Across, desserts : NESSELRODE
19. Cuff additive : LINK
20. Garment feature : SLEEVE
21. See 17 Across : PUDDINGS
23. Antes or raises : BETS
25. Ballet position : PLIE
26. Tidies : CLEANSUP
30. See 40 Down : ENDALL
34. Where thar's gold : HILLS
35. Green chalcedony : PRASE
37. Letter : CEE
38. Stadium shape : OVAL
39. Slogans : CRIES
40. Group : BEVY
41. Hodges, for one : MET
42. Lend ___ : AHAND
43. Green ___ : BERET
44. Sham : PSEUDO
46. Like a perforated line : TEARABLE
48. Office staff: Abbr. : PERS
50. Guarantee : SEAL
51. Roles : INGENUES
55. "Is there no balm in ___?" : GILEAD
59. Mild expletive : DARN
60. Victory procession : SNAKEDANCE
62. Roman poet : OVID
63. Nine: Prefix : ENNEA
64. Average : NORM
65. Part of the eye : LENS
66. French writer : SAGAN
67. Military decoration: Abbr. : DSOS
Down
1. Preserves : CANS
2. City in U.S.S.R. : OREL
3. Alpine wind : BISE
4. Certain season : BASEBALL
5. Fjords : INLETS
6. Correlative : NOR
7. Downtown Chicago : LOOP
8. On the up ___ : ANDUP
9. Word for a well-kept lawn : WEEDLESS
10. Teamed : ALLIED
11. Curb : REIN
12. Chinese dynasty : TANG
13. Calls for : ASKS
18. Smooths : EVENS
22. Be host in a way : DINE
24. Above : SUPRA
26. Munching sound : CHOMP
27. Biographies : LIVES
28. Fill with joy : ELATE
29. Fabric design : PRINT
31. Sour-tasting : ACERB
32. Raze : LEVEL
33. Philippine island : LEYTE
36. Mosquito genus : AEDES
39. Vocal groups : CHORUSES
40. With 30 Across, everything : BEALLAND
42. Arabian Sea gulf : ADEN
43. Hairdo : BRAID
45. Tips over : UPENDS
47. European sea : AEGEAN
49. Cassia shrub : SENNA
51. Matinee ___ : IDOL
52. Church feature : NAVE
53. Mirthful reaction : GRIN
54. Called out : SANG
56. Slaughter : ENOS
57. Height: Prefix : ACRO
58. Certain voters: Abbr. : DEMS
61. Parrot : KEA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 4 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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