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New York Times, Monday, April 6, 1970

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J }, Scrabble score: 344 (avg 1.80)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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1. Lebanese : ARABS
6. Ointment : BALM
10. Synagogue : SHUL
14. TV offering : MOVIE
15. America's publicist: Abbr. : USIA
16. Section : PANE
17. Straightforward : POINTBLANK
19. Wagnerian role : ERDA
20. Controversial campus org. : SDS
21. ___ shot : BIG
22. Excited : KEYEDUP
24. Finger ___ : LAKES
26. Perfume pad : SACHET
27. Join : SPLICE
30. Good point! : TOUCHE
32. Candidate's base : PLANK
33. Peculiarity : QUIRK
34. Asian gazelle : AHU
37. Ghoulish : EERY
38. More than a kopek : RUBLE
39. Castor's slayer : IDAS
40. Former U.N. name : DAG
41. African antelopes : GUIBS
42. Ones inspired by Helicon : POETS
43. Card game : ECARTE
45. Cosmetic : POWDER
46. Italian family : SFORZA
48. Reese : DELLA
50. Panacea : CUREALL
52. Deer : ROE
53. ___ du tout : PAS
56. Crosley Field team : REDS
57. Republic west of Ghana : IVORYCOAST
60. Rock of ___ : AGES
61. Yak hybrid : ZOBO
62. Parting word : ADIEU
63. Like some whodunits : GORY
64. Pernicious : EVIL
65. L.B.J., for one : TEXAN
1. Elec. units : AMPS
2. Cross : ROOD
3. Bird: Latin : AVIS
4. Hutch : BIN
5. Feature of some skyscrapers : SETBACK
6. Protrude : BULGE
7. ___ consequence : ASA
8. Nexus : LINK
9. Take no chances : MAKESURE
10. Address : SPEECH
11. Shrewd : HARDHEADED
12. Inappropriate : UNDUE
13. Sprang : LEAPT
18. Tandem : BIKE
23. Chatter: Slang : YACK
24. Streaked : LINY
25. Short and thick : STUBBED
27. Hurried : SPED
28. Defense : PLEA
29. Washing an elephant, for one : LARGEORDER
31. Art genre : OILS
33. Forsake : QUIT
35. Abominate : HATE
36. Archangel's country: Abbr. : USSR
38. Rusticate : RURALIZE
39. Hawkeye state : IOWA
41. Disrupted strip : GAZA
42. Skunk : POLECAT
44. Historic French town : CRESSY
45. Stratagem : PLOY
46. Rawboned one : SCRAG
47. Tierra del ___ : FUEGO
49. Flynn : ERROL
51. City also known as Lemberg : LVOV
53. Peace, in Paris : PAIX
54. Uncertain : ASEA
55. Dumfound : STUN
58. Sash : OBI
59. Pindaric form : ODE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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