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New York Times, Friday, July 17, 1970

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 329 (avg 1.78)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,643
Across Down
1. Unsettles : JARS
5. Mideastern gulf : AQABA
10. Mess fare : CHOW
14. Medley : OLIO
15. Korean port : PUSAN
16. French menu entry : ROTI
17. Bloom : EFFLORESCE
19. ___ arms : UPIN
20. Rabelais, for one : SATIRIST
21. South of the border : MEXICO
23. Diplomat's need : TACT
24. Thorpe : JIM
25. Malayan craft : PROA
28. Bird: Fr. : OISEAU
30. Ranking ones: Abbr. : SRS
33. Biblical ancestor : LEVI
34. "___ the morning" : TOPO
35. Reporter's question : WHAT
36. Done : OVER
37. Fragments : SNIPS
39. Vague : HAZY
40. Unalloyed : PURE
41. Asian country : IRAN
42. Hero-worship subject : IDOL
43. Matched tableware : SET
44. Neglect : IGNORE
46. Spare, in Soho : TYRE
47. Drag : LUG
48. Challenge : DARE
50. Raucous cry : SQUALL
54. Me, too : LIKEWISE
58. Dispossess : OUST
59. Ring presentation : PRIZEFIGHT
61. Measure : PINT
62. What "phage" means : EATER
63. Highest point : NOON
64. Old corset support : STAY
65. Transfers property : DEEDS
66. "Das Rheingold" role : ERDA
1. Guys : JOES
2. A as in ___ : ALFA
3. Estrangement : RIFT
4. Canfield : SOLITAIRE
5. Shades of orange : APRICOTS
6. Skeptical : QUESTIONING
7. Helpful one: Abbr. : ASST
8. Old ferryboat : BAC
9. Blood ailment : ANEMIA
10. Central feature : CRUX
11. Arizona Indian : HOPI
12. Of the ear : OTIC
13. Skid Row figure : WINO
18. Anglo-Saxon money : ORA
22. Symbol on Australian coin : EMU
24. Risked : JEOPARDIZED
25. Squishy sounds : PLOPS
26. Stage fare : REVUE
27. Aboveboard : OVERT
29. Washington name : SPIRO
30. Disreputable : SHADY
31. Tonsorial gear : RAZOR
32. Mode of life : STYLE
35. Chablis or sauterne : WHITEWINE
38. Gym wear : SNEAKERS
44. Not well : ILL
45. Swallowed : GULPED
49. Man in the ring : REF
50. Douceurs : SOPS
51. Resign : QUIT
52. Middies : USNA
53. Dist. ___ : ATTY
54. Mineral: Suffix : LITE
55. Opera role : IGOR
56. Booted : SHOD
57. View from Taormina : ETNA
60. Scottish explorer : RAE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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