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New York Times, Thursday, May 6, 1971

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,936

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Variety of pear : BOSC
5. U.S. draft director : TARR
9. Water carriers : HOSES
14. Cotton fabric : LENO
15. Trade discount : AGIO
16. On reserve : ASIDE
17. Sufficient, to poets : ENOW
18. Bligh or Ahab : SEACAPTAIN
20. U.S. statesman : BOWLES
22. Lupin and others : ARSENES
23. Muscle : BICEPS
26. P.I. fruit tree : IBA
27. Bankhead of theater : TALLULAH
29. Anti-infection drugs : SULFAS
33. Island in Taiwan Strait : AMOY
34. Horse, at times : LOPER
36. Musical direction: Abbr. : RIT
37. Marble : TAW
38. Usher's concern : SEATING
40. 'arry's place : OME
41. French article : UNE
42. German industrialist : KRUPP
43. Genu : KNEE
44. Long-suffering one : MARTYR
46. Albany or Buffalo native : UPSTATER
49. High note : ELA
50. Shorten : TAKEUP
51. Making a living : EARNING
55. Direction markers : ARROWS
58. Creeping plant : GROUNDLING
61. Dies ___ : IRAE
62. Book for an élève : LIVRE
63. Crystal-gazer's first words : ISEE
64. Behold, to Caesar : ECCE
65. French thoughts : IDEES
66. Vital-statistic word : BORN
67. Visit a mall : SHOP
Down
1. Air bubble : BLEB
2. Wine prefix : OENO
3. Winter road machine : SNOWBLOWER
4. Marsh marigold : COWLILY
5. Pendant : TASSEL
6. Iron or teen : AGE
7. Estuary : RIA
8. Cape of Portugal : ROCA
9. German royal house : HAPSBURG
10. Bony : OSTEAL
11. Shensi city : SIAN
12. Miss Adams : EDIE
13. D.C. men : SENS
19. Up : ARISEN
21. Old French coin : ECU
24. Pacific island group : PALAU
25. Track-meet event : SHOTPUT
27. U.S. jazz pianist : TATUM
28. Iowa religious sect : AMANA
30. House part : FRONTPORCH
31. Gallic name : AIMEE
32. Guide : STEER
35. Browning girl : PIPPA
38. Urban vistas : SKYLINES
39. Trip of a sort : ERRAND
43. N.Z. timber trees : KAURIES
45. Term in office : TENURE
47. Cape of Jutland : SKAGEN
48. Thrice: Prefix : TER
51. He: It. : EGLI
52. Dull : ARID
53. Gad : ROVE
54. Talkative : GLIB
56. Texas city : WACO
57. Small spring : SEEP
59. Atomic prefix : ISO
60. Biblical name : NER

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 6 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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