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New York Times, Saturday, July 10, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,001
Across Down
1. Result of a clench : FIST
5. Treatise : TRACT
10. Competition : RACE
14. Fortune-teller's words : ISEE
15. Tidal flood : EAGRE
16. Black : EBON
17. Ski maneuver : STEM
18. Saboteur on a petty level : SPOILSPORT
20. Dessert dish : COMPOTE
22. Ski contests : SLALOMS
23. Chew : EAT
24. Comic ___ : OPERA
25. Upset : OVERTURN
29. Ostrich or emu : RATITE
33. Hangs back : LAGS
34. German drink : BIER
36. Wading bird : HERON
37. Siamese twin : ENG
38. Military zones : SECTORS
40. Sustain : AID
41. Profoundly : ADEEP
43. Hawk : KITE
44. Salt tree : ATLE
45. Limited : NARROW
47. Sticky plant : MILKWEED
49. Irregular : EROSE
51. Poetic word : EEN
52. Place for oils : GALLERY
55. Vestment : MANIPLE
59. Parting words in Mexico : ADIOSSENOR
61. Highest point : NOON
62. Kind of coat : RAIN
63. At last, in Paris : ENFIN
64. Kind of dancer : GOGO
65. Two-master : BRIG
66. Dickens girl and others : NELLS
67. Whole lot : SLEW
1. Exchequer : FISC
2. Ratio words : ISTO
3. Appear : SEEM
4. Moderates : TEMPERS
5. Lab item : TESTTUBE
6. Forage plant : RAPE
7. Past : AGO
8. Bracing : CRISP
9. Physicist Edward : TELLER
10. Revised edition of a newspaper : REPLATE
11. Irish battle cry : ABOO
12. Bulb : CORM
13. Doorways: Abbr. : ENTS
19. Bernhardt and others : SARAHS
21. Cereal : OAT
24. Former : ONETIME
25. City in New York : OLEAN
26. Blue-red color : VANDA
27. Moth : EGGER
28. Haystack : RICK
30. Incensed : IRATE
31. Linen : TOILE
32. Over : ENDED
35. French cooking word : ROTI
38. Germ cells : SPORES
39. Studies again : RELEARNS
42. Soon : ERELONG
44. Sun shades : AWNINGS
46. Deteriorate : WORSEN
48. Murray : KEN
50. Aswan's ancient name : SYENE
52. Dress : GARB
53. Jewish month : ADAR
54. Roman 53 : LIII
55. Drudge : MOIL
56. Lagoon : POOL
57. Stall : LOGE
58. Omar's rhyme for "thou" : ENOW
60. Sports org. : NFL

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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