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New York Times, Tuesday, June 29, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { B J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,990
Across Down
1. Shoulder décor : CHIP
5. Base-runner's concern : SLIDE
10. Shells, bullets, etc. : AMMO
14. Egad or drat : OATH
15. One of a common trio : HARRY
16. Burberry : COAT
17. Vicinity : AREA
18. Flower : ASTER
19. Shopper's aid : CART
20. Unploughed ridges, in Britain : LEARIGS
22. Theda Bara's milieu : SILENTS
24. U.S.O., for one: Abbr. : ORG
25. Experienced : SEEN
26. Romilly-___, French town : SURSEINE
31. Certain writings : SATIRE
35. Power agency : TVA
36. Shore bird : SNIPE
38. 1870 surrender site : SEDAN
39. Relative : AUNT
41. Mine guardian : GNOME
43. Prefix for god or monde : DEMI
44. Runs : FLOWS
46. Revises : EDITS
48. Further : AID
49. Church capes : FANONS
51. Legendary king of Thebes : ETEOCLES
53. Variegated : PIED
55. Deer : ROE
56. Backslide : RELAPSE
59. Turns, in a game : INNINGS
63. Fix martinis : STIR
64. Cremona family : AMATI
66. Money in Bari : LIRE
67. Immense : VAST
68. French painter : MONET
69. Ardor : ELAN
70. Jack's need : PLAY
71. Contestant : ENTRY
72. Dimple : DENT
1. Pea or egg : COAL
2. Hounds' quarry : HARE
3. Willow : ITEA
4. Ancient wonder at Alexandria : PHAROS
5. Chasing flies : SHAGGING
6. Miss : LASS
7. N. Y. subway line : IRT
8. Word with circle or down : DRESS
9. Nests: Var. : EYRIES
10. Stressed : ACCENTED
11. Lament : MOAN
12. Trading center : MART
13. Ex-Giant star and family : OTTS
21. Irritates : IRES
23. Measures of yarn : LEAS
26. Flag's place : STAFF
27. Part of the palate : UVULA
28. Kept talking : RANON
29. Baseball team : NINE
30. Lyric poem : EPODE
32. Perfect : IDEAL
33. Asian fiber : RAMIE
34. Geraint's wife and others : ENIDS
37. Voice : EMIT
40. Kind of political system : TWOPARTY
42. "From Here to ___" : ETERNITY
45. Cut : SNIP
47. Early : SOON
50. Seed for rolls : SESAME
52. Did interior coating : CEILED
54. Evil spirit : DEMON
56. Pls. reply : RSVP
57. Useful Latin phrase : ETAL
58. Louvre name : LISA
59. Road for Caesar : ITER
60. Shade of green : NILE
61. Relative of gramp : GRAN
62. Delivered : SENT
65. Insect : ANT

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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