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New York Times, Monday, June 21, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J K Q W Y Z }, Scrabble score: 255 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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Across Down
1. Snake's warning : HISS
5. Enlarges a hole : REAMS
10. ___ Nostra : COSA
14. Dill : ANET
15. Hatred : ODIUM
16. Whit : ATOM
17. Sun, for one : STAR
18. Worthless output : BILGE
19. Historic river : NILE
20. Science of "how who gets what" : POLITICS
22. Pretends : LETSON
24. Slight hollow : DENT
25. Emperor of 10th century : OTTO
26. High point of pupil's day : RECESS
29. Go away : CLEAROUT
33. Happening : EVENT
34. Watchful : ALERT
35. N. Y., Ill., Cal., etc. : USA
36. Move suddenly : DART
37. Farewell, in Sonora : ADIOS
38. Grape juice : STUM
39. Fruit drink : ADE
40. Cookies : SNAPS
41. Cubic measure : STERE
42. Reserve funds : NESTEGGS
44. Musical symbols : SHARPS
45. Downwind : ALEE
46. Do a plaster job : CEIL
47. Ballpoint-pen item : REFILL
50. Joins : CONNECTS
54. Grandparental : AVAL
55. Long tale : ILIAD
57. Extent : AREA
58. Bog : MIRE
59. Brahman, for one : CASTE
60. Soothe : LULL
61. Coaster : SLED
62. Moving : ASTIR
63. Stage direction : EXIT
1. Fastener : HASP
2. Preposition : INTO
3. Water animal : SEAL
4. Grating : STRIDENT
5. Spring chirpers : ROBINS
6. ___ of Nantes : EDICT
7. Troubles : AILS
8. Toby : MUG
9. Gary sights : SMELTERS
10. Eddie of musicals : CANTOR
11. U. S. patriot : OTIS
12. Musical piece : SOLO
13. Solemn assent : AMEN
21. Examination : TEST
23. French political unit : ETAT
25. Vegetable oils : OLEOS
26. Fortification : REDAN
27. Dodge : EVADE
28. First asteroid : CERES
29. Does a coupon job : CLIPS
30. Kind of space : OUTER
31. Seize by force : USURP
32. Brings under control : TAMES
34. Saw : ADAGE
37. Plant of carrot family : ANGELICA
38. Flat brew : STALEALE
40. Retail : SELL
41. Climb in a way : SHIN
43. Followed : TAILED
44. Postal term : SENDER
46. Raccoon's relative : COATI
47. Drives into : RAMS
48. ___ eye : EVIL
49. Busrider : FARE
50. Early Roman box : CIST
51. Essential point : CRUX
52. Hindu of low caste : TELI
53. Season : SALT
56. Vegas or Palmas : LAS

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

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