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New York Times, Tuesday, June 23, 1970

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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1. Like some stories : TALL
5. School groups: Abbr. : PTAS
9. Humane org. : SPCA
13. Open space : AREA
14. Urban problem : CRIME
15. Army girl of W. W. II : WAAC
16. Elevator : LIFT
17. Aroused: Dialect : HETUP
18. Roguish : ARCH
19. Gets the point : CATCHESONTO
22. Haggard novel : SHE
23. It has sweet in between : HOME
24. Absolutely : INDEED
26. What the tide does : COMESIN
29. Play part, in Madrid : ACTO
30. Put on : PRESENTED
32. French waves : ONDES
36. Choir voice : ALTO
37. Church man: Abbr. : DEA
38. Jane ___ : EYRE
39. ___-so : SOAND
41. W. W. I mental exam : ALPHATEST
44. Theater award : TONY
46. Small stool : TABORET
47. Make a new hole : REBORE
50. On the briny : ASEA
51. Length measure : ELL
52. Wait idly : PASSTHETIME
58. Human race progenitor : ADAM
60. Fix a shoelace : RETIE
61. Soviet river : URAL
62. Mackerel's relative : CERO
63. Exchange premiums : AGIOS
64. Denounce (with "at") : RAIL
65. Waste allowance : TRET
66. Lacerated : TORN
67. Goose of Hawaii : NENE
1. Powder : TALC
2. Song : ARIA
3. Gone : LEFT
4. Makes a pest of oneself : LATCHESONTO
5. Current : PRESENTDAY
6. Big name in Belgrade : TITO
7. Egyptian god: Var. : AMUN
8. Kind of tank : SEPTIC
9. Windhoek's land: Abbr. : SWA
10. Break down a sentence : PARSE
11. Secret place : CACHE
12. Yearned : ACHED
14. ___ de fer : CHEMIN
20. Stockings : HOSE
21. Aware of : ONTO
25. Just right : DONETOATURN
26. Numbers men: Abbr. : CPAS
27. Flat plinth : ORLO
28. Prefix for physics or phor : META
29. Adjustment : ADAPTATION
31. Fish : EEL
33. Fabric worker : DYER
34. Gaelic : ERSE
35. Paving stone : SETT
40. S. African village : DORP
42. Jumbles : HASHES
43. ___ in one's bonnet : ABEE
45. ___ hand : NEARAT
47. Respond : REACT
48. One Pliny : ELDER
49. Sound loudly : BLARE
53. Western flower : SEGO
54. To-do : STIR
55. Dies ___ : IRAE
56. Conduit : MAIN
57. French pronoun : ELLE
59. Smart remark : MOT

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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