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New York Times, Friday, June 11, 1971

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 41, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,972

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Fertile loam : LOESS
6. Unyielding : RIGID
11. Make a stab at : TRY
14. Famous Italian : AMATI
15. Spanish month : ENERO
16. Keep company : WOO
17. Gnawed : BITON
18. Giant armadillo : TATOU
19. Particle : ION
20. Did a bee's job : STUNG
21. Returned a kickoff : RANBACK
23. Make clear : SPELLOUT
26. Bathrobe size: Abbr. : LGE
27. Certain believer : DEIST
28. Worsted : BEATEN
31. Lettuce : COS
34. Explosive : TNT
35. " . . . ___ than I can see" : ISMORE
36. Clings to : ADHERES
38. Kneecap : PATELLA
39. Crew member : SEAMAN
40. Son ___ sea cook : OFA
41. "___ Tag" : DER
42. Chefs' concerns : ASPICS
43. Foot woes : CORNS
45. Deer : ELK
46. Soldiers, at times : PARADERS
49. Southern campus : CLEMSON
51. Loos : ANITA
53. Mystery pioneer : POE
54. Massey : ILONA
56. Name for a pooch : ROVER
57. Sullivan and Begley : EDS
58. Positive negatives : NONOS
59. Kind of land or world : DREAM
60. Common verb : WAS
61. "___ of a Salesman" : DEATH
62. Chalcedonies : SARDS
Down
1. Experimental places : LABS
2. Leaves out : OMITS
3. Be credulous : EATUP
4. Dead drunk : STONED
5. Narrow passage of a sort : SINGLETRACKMIND
6. Abed: Abbr. : RET
7. Habituated : INARUT
8. Reach : GETAT
9. Mangle : IRON
10. Unfair ground-rules : DOUBLESTANDARDS
11. "___ Tales" : TWICETOLD
12. Chess piece : ROOK
13. Companion of hither and thither : YON
22. "Life is itself but ___" : AGAME
24. Napkins et al. : LINENS
25. Drying chambers: Var. : OSTS
28. Nigerian area : BIAFRA
29. First name in mysteries : ERLE
30. Close : NEAR
31. ___ Grande : CASA
32. Poetic works : ODES
33. Like an amoeba : SHAPELESS
37. Zola : EMILE
38. Like Richard of the almanac : POOR
43. Is unable : CANNOT
44. Spanish title : SENORA
46. City in India : POONA
47. Red, among others : RIVER
48. Lieu : STEAD
49. Musical passage : CODA
50. ___ eyed : SLOE
52. Extremities : ARMS
53. "Right church, wrong ___" : PEW
55. Residue : ASH

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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