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New York Times, Friday, June 12, 1970

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
PS notes: Original 44-Down clue had "flavor ring"; changed to "flavoring."
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,608
Across
1. Waterway : CANAL
6. Cadence : BEAT
10. Poetic units : FEET
14. Texas cottonwood : ALAMO
15. River called Labe by Czechs : ELBE
16. "___ La Douce" : IRMA
17. Funambulist : ROPEWALKER
19. ___ out (survived) : RODE
20. Pagoda ornament : TEE
21. Tessera : TILE
22. Mollusk delicacy : MUSSEL
24. Bona ___ : FIDE
25. Hearken : LISTEN
26. Happen : BETIDE
29. Painting effects : TONES
30. Speechify : ORATE
31. Timetable listing : DEPARTURE
35. Buoyant movement : LILT
36. Nickel-like metal : MONEL
37. Hold in : REIN
38. Adorned : DECORATED
40. Site of "Last Supper" mural : MILAN
41. William R. or Stephen V. : BENET
42. Long, narrow photos : PANELS
43. Bacchante : MAENAD
45. Yearn : LONG
46. Brazilian port : SANTOS
47. Military installation : FORT
48. Lambkin's cry : BAA
51. Others: Lat. : ALII
52. Family emotional tie : SILVERCORD
55. Majolica item : VASE
56. Away from the wind : ALEE
57. Onward : AHEAD
58. Watched sharply : EYED
59. Things-to-come expert : SEER
60. Italian cheese city : PARMA
Down
1. Drayman's need : CART
2. African plant : ALOE
3. Neck area : NAPE
4. ___ damnée : AME
5. Furthest ebb : LOWTIDE
6. Beauty : BELLE
7. Actress Sommer : ELKE
8. Li'l Abner's boy : ABE
9. Extremity : TERMINAL
10. Word for a top athlete : FIRSTSTRING
11. Irregular : EROSE
12. German city : EMDEN
13. Old Chinese money : TAEL
18. Staff member : AIDE
23. Consumer : USER
24. Burned up : FITTOBETIED
25. Ran easily, as a horse : LOPED
26. Eye-catching : BOLD
27. City in the Keystone State : ERIE
28. Soft mineral : TALC
29. Principle : TENET
31. Showed infatuation : DOTED
32. African river : UELE
33. Money in Iran : RIAL
34. Austrian river : ENNS
36. Bull Run, to Confederates : MANASSAS
39. Gambling milieu : RENO
40. Snare : MANTRAP
42. Study intently : PORE
43. Asian peninsula : MALAY
44. Absinthe flavoring : ANISE
45. Rodgers and Hart song : LOVER
46. Except : SAVE
47. Make oneself scarce : FLEE
48. South African : BOER
49. Ancient Syria : ARAM
50. Italian river : ADDA
53. Land area: Fr. : ILE
54. Tea variety : CHA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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