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New York Times, Monday, July 13, 1970

37-Down : April, 1970, happening

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { B J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 289 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,639
Across
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Clan : SEPT
5
Dashboard items : DIALS
10
Dour : GRIM
14
Hippy feature : HAIR
15
Deck of a vessel : ORLOP
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Indian woman : RANI
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Western univ. : UCLA
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Porridge fancier : GOLDILOCKS
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It came in the silents : THEDAWN
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Deles : ERASES
23
French impressionist : DEGAS
24
Response: Abbr. : ANS
25
Polecat of Europe : FERRET
27
Decorative layer : GOLDLEAF
32
Near to: Prefix : EPI
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Popular Boston fish : SCROD
35
Sing in certain syllables : SOLFA
36
Pleasant emotion : LOVE
38
Indian or Lake : HURON
40
Oolong and others : TEAS
41
Perfect example : IDEAL
43
Laboratory fluid : SERUM
45
Kind of investment fund: Abbr. : MUT
46
Hoisting units : DERRICKS
48
Develops : RIPENS
50
Power initials : TVA
51
Long time, in poems : ETERN
52
Stick together : COHERE
55
Arched wall area : LUNETTE
58
Opportunistic girl : GOLDDIGGER
60
Blond : FAIR
61
Negri of the silents : POLA
62
Artless : NAIVE
63
Therefore : ERGO
64
Green light : OKAY
65
Glowing coal, in England : GLEED
66
Whiskies : RYES
Down
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Close : SHUT
2
"To ___ his own" : EACH
3
Machine hammer : PILEDRIVER
4
Wall St. operator : TRADER
5
Night shift : DOGWATCH
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Golf clubs : IRONS
7
One and ___ : ALL
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Mineral deposit : LODE
9
Kind of football pass : SPIRAL
10
Shipment term : GROSSLOT
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Contest : RACE
12
Signs : INKS
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Wrong: Prefix : MIS
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___ End : LANDS
21
Matures : AGES
25
Of the cat family : FELID
26
Lyric work : EPODE
27
Skirt panels : GORES
28
Aroma : ODOR
29
Basic : ELEMENTARY
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"Afternoon of ___" : AFAUN
31
Abstains : FASTS
34
Type of bread : RUSK
37
April, 1970, happening : EARTHDAY
39
Reared : NURTURED
42
Resided : LIVED
44
Bearing : MIEN
47
Feeling responsible : CARING
49
Favor : PREFER
51
Student in France : ELEVE
52
English explorer : COOK
53
Wide-mouthed jar : OLLA
54
Equal: Fr. : EGAL
56
Buster Brown's dog : TIGE
57
Asteroid : EROS
58
Mail center: Abbr. : GPO
59
Give: Scot. : GIE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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