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New York Times, Wednesday, June 30, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J K Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,991
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1. Renowned : FAMED
6. Operate : ACT
9. Spiteful : CATTY
14. Give pleasure to : AMUSE
15. Agreed : CONCURRED
17. Whines : CANTS
18. Haphazardly : HITORMISS
19. Child's milestone age : THIRTEEN
21. Cut short : CROP
22. Put on ___ : AIRS
23. Pretense : CHARADE
26. Crevice : CRANNY
29. Do a gymnastic exercise : CHIN
30. Margin : RIM
31. Frayed : RAGGY
32. Awaken rudely : ROUST
33. Cafe bill : TAB
34. Advocate : URGE
35. D'Oyly ___ : CARTE
36. Assistant : AIDE
37. Guinness or Raleigh : SIR
38. Threefold : TRINE
39. Flower : ASTER
40. Paris season : ETE
41. Asian nomads : HUNS
42. Primitive symbols : TOTEMS
43. "All ___ go" : SYSTEMS
45. Their, in France : LEUR
46. Lather : SOAP
47. Burlesque act : FANDANCE
51. Added lard : SHORTENED
54. Old market place : AGORA
55. Fly swatter of a sort : HORSETAIL
56. Gals : DAMES
57. Odin and others : AESIR
58. Chemical suffix : ENE
59. Winter hazard : SLEET
1. Reality : FACT
2. Oriental nurse : AMAH
3. Actor Paul : MUNI
4. Disaffect : ESTRANGE
5. Inescapable course : DESTINY
6. Head woes : ACHES
7. Wishing-well need : COIN
8. Handle-with-care material : TNT
9. Kind of jelly : CURRANT
10. Protective covering : ARMOR
11. Kind of treaty : TRIPARTITE
12. Thy: Fr. : TES
13. Measures: Abbr. : YDS
16. Old Indian culture of Southwest : COCHISE
20. Suffix of place : ERY
23. Trough : CHUTE
24. Crown : DIADEM
25. Fire remnants : EMBERS
26. Honey jars : CRUSES
27. Thinness : RARITY
28. Warlike nations : AGGRESSORS
29. Preserves, as beef : CORNS
32. "The ___ Came" : RAINS
35. Muffin's cousin : CRUMPET
36. Small molding : ASTRAGAL
38. Art form : THEATER
39. African sheep : AOUDADS
42. Honor card : TEN
44. Trunks : TORSI
45. Type of spoon : LADLE
47. Sinn ___ : FEIN
48. Alaskan city : NOME
49. Algonquian Indian : CREE
50. New England, etc. : EAST
51. Wild sheep of Asia : SHA
52. Farmer's tool : HOE
53. No, in Glasgow : NAE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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