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New York Times, Tuesday, July 1, 1975

Author: DeWitt Anderson
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 43, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J K Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 239 (avg 1.31)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,453
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1. Latin dances : SAMBAS
7. Played up to : TOADIED
14. Not one cent went for this : TRIBUTE
16. Joined : ENTERED
17. Farmer's friend : ALMANAC
18. Mitch and Ann : MILLERS
19. Bravo, for one : RIO
20. Jazz or Bronze : ERA
21. Certain collegians : COEDS
22. Fast plane : SST
24. Neptune's spear : TRIDENT
27. Hamitic people : SAHO
29. Italian three : TRE
30. Painting style : GENRE
34. Did tailoring work : ALTERED
37. Hog or map : ROAD
38. "Tango" actor : BRANDO
41. Shields : EGISES
43. Actress Gam : RITA
44. Peasant, in Parma : PAESANO
48. U. S. playwright : ODETS
50. ___-pros (legal plea) : NOL
51. Boxlike sleigh : PUNG
54. Talks freely : OPENSUP
57. Great Lakes canals : SOO
58. Storehouse : DEPOT
60. They: Fr. : ILS
62. Gout's target : TOE
64. Omar, for one : PERSIAN
66. Ahab or Nemo : CAPTAIN
68. Mark under a consonant : CEDILLA
69. Clapped for more : ENCORED
70. Damsel's pride : TRESSES
71. Sylvan deities : SATYRS
1. Kind of pupil : STAR
2. Actor George : ARLISS
3. Flowering tree : MIMOSA
4. Business degree : BBA
5. Alder, in France : AUNE
6. Onset : START
7. Pro ___ : TEM
8. In reserve : ONICE
9. "___ last!" (finally) : ATLONG
10. Harmful : DELETERIOUS
11. Exasperated : IRED
12. Doers: Suffix : EERS
13. Dental degree : DDS
15. Card game : ECARTE
23. Bryant poem : THANATOPSIS
25. Kind of verb: Abbr. : IRR
26. Actress Sandra : DEE
28. Kind of fogy : OLD
31. Five and 9, e.g.: Abbr. : NOS
32. Scottish explorer : RAE
33. Mss. workers : EDS
35. Cole Porter's "You're the ___" : TOP
36. Goddess, in Rome : DEA
38. Relative of sis : BRO
39. Free, with "of" : RID
40. Used up : ATE
42. Country's output: Abbr. : GNP
45. Actress Blyth : ANN
46. Dawn goddess : EOS
47. Floodgate : SLUICE
49. Victor's due : SPOILS
52. Public officer : NOTARY
53. More sticky : GOOIER
55. Slack, in Paris : ETALE
56. Schemes : PLANS
58. Animal : DEER
59. Earth, in Berlin : ERDE
61. Humane soc. : SPCA
63. Upshots : ENDS
64. Certain ratio: Abbr. : PCT
65. Pensacola base: Abbr. : NAS
67. Little one : TOT

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

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