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New York Times, Saturday, April 24, 1971

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J K Z }, Scrabble score: 298 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,924

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Across
1
Musical refrain : LALA
5
British servicewomen : WAAFS
10
Dunderhead : DOLT
14
Oriental name : ABOU
15
Roman halls : ATRIA
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Cuchulainn's wife : EMER
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Famed Alp : MATTERHORN
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Less, in music : MENO
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Outmoded : HORSEANDBUGGY
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Civil War initials : CSA
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Sea goddess : RAN
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Make effervescent : AERATE
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Subtle stimulus : AURA
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Crackers : WAFERS
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Stock units: Abbr. : SHS
32
Hat features : BRIMS
34
Israeli port : ELATH
36
Eubank or Shula : FOOTBALLCOACH
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Mideasterner : IRANI
42
Brawls : FRAYS
44
Gazelle of Asia : AHU
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Confused : ATAXIC
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Conclusions : ENDS
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Cinnamon bark : CASSIA
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Pronoun : SHE
55
Letter : TEE
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Friend of Disraeli : QUEENVICTORIA
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Wavy, in heraldry : UNDE
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Lacking in taste : INARTISTIC
64
Live ___ : ITUP
65
Acknowledge : ADMIT
66
French composer : LALO
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Recipe abbrs. : TSPS
68
Palms : NIPAS
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Unimproved : ASIS
Down
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On the ___ (fleeing) : LAM
2
Rhyme scheme : ABA
3
Philanderer : LOTHARIO
4
Parking problem : AUTO
5
Well-known concerto : WARSAW
6
Phidias statue : ATHENA
7
S.A. copper center : AROA
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Granular snow : FIRN
9
Resin-yielding tree : SANDARAC
10
Object : DEMUR
11
Last items : OMEGAS
12
Dimension : LENGTH
13
City south of Paris : TROYES
18
Misdo : ERR
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Get the ___ (defeat) : BESTOF
22
Truck feature : CAB
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Beach feature : SURF
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Mine: Fr. : AMOI
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Mendelssohn : FELIX
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Architect's concern : ELL
33
Musical passage : STRAIN
35
Run : HARE
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Resident of upstate N.Y. city : BATAVIAN
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Miscellany : ANA
39
Choral compositions : CANTATAS
40
London park : HYDE
43
Wind direction : SSE
44
Exculpate : ACQUIT
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Frequents : HAUNTS
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Spent : USEDUP
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Yugoslav peninsula : ISTRIA
49
Shallow African lakes : CHOTTS
52
Oozes : SEEPS
54
Silkworm : ERI
57
Blue: Prefix : INDI
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Rough it : CAMP
59
___ de Pinos : ISLA
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River of Asia : ILI
63
Lettuce : COS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 9 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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