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New York Times, Thursday, June 3, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 297 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
PS notes: Entry for 27-Down, FANNY, is incorrect and can't be changed to what it should be (FANNIE, since 1938).
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,964
Across Down
1. Building parts : ELLS
5. O'Neill's field : DRAMA
10. Recedes : EBBS
14. Clinic of Midwest : MAYO
15. Indian ascetics : YOGIS
16. Malayan boat : PROA
17. Georgia, etc.: Abbr. : USSR
18. Hyde Park V.I.P.'s : NURSEMAIDS
20. Identifying marks : STIGMATA
22. Cleanses : PURGES
23. Ignominy : SHAME
24. Of the ear : OTIC
25. Toscanini : ARTURO
27. Alabama town : FAIRHOPE
31. Famed physicist : FERMI
32. Gender: Abbr. : MASC
33. Chinese dynasty : YUAN
34. Spanish relative : TIA
35. Kind of omelet : SPANISH
38. Word of rebuke : TUT
39. Outside: Prefix : ECTO
41. Female unicorns : LINS
42. Nice school : ECOLE
44. Musical work : RHAPSODY
46. ___ the best : ALLFOR
47. Tricorns : HATS
48. "Get ___ of this!" : ALOAD
49. Cruel pleasure seeker : SADIST
52. G.I.'s fare : KRATIONS
55. Wed : TIETHEKNOT
57. Grimace : MOUE
58. Years: Lat. : ANNI
59. Della : REESE
60. Sea bird : ERNE
61. Pear : BOSC
62. Coped with a tough steak : SAWED
63. Military medals : DSCS
1. Nonflying birds : EMUS
2. Endure : LAST
3. Greek dramatic heroine : LYSISTRATA
4. Sirup-yielding plant : SORGHUM
5. Power producer : DYNAMO
6. Way : ROUTE
7. City of India : AGRA
8. Prefix with hap or nomer : MIS
9. Bacteria-free substances : ASEPTICS
10. Greek political unit : EPARCHY
11. Tar jail : BRIG
12. Presage : BODE
13. Back talk : SASS
19. Scottish heath : MUIR
21. Home-run star : MARIS
24. Fertile tract : OASIS
25. Behind : AFTER
26. Hitler's Third ___ : REICH
27. ___ May (mortgage group) : FANNY
28. Place for a barbecue : OUTOFDOORS
29. Sao ___ : PAULO
30. Walk in : ENTER
32. Joan of Arc and others : MAIDS
36. Cabal men : PLOTTERS
37. Spartan slave : HELOT
40. Of a serpent-worshiping group : OPHITIC
43. Made demands on : CLAIMED
45. Obi : SASH
46. Having wings : ALATED
48. Cropped up : AROSE
49. Sudden pang : STAB
50. Japanese native: Var. : AINO
51. House areas : DENS
52. Was aware : KNEW
53. Now, for Cicero : NUNC
54. Espies : SEES
56. N. Z. parrot : KEA

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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