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New York Times, Monday, July 20, 1970

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q V X }, Scrabble score: 289 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,646
Across Down
1. Old English court : LEET
5. Deal in scarce tickets : SCALP
10. Pace : RATE
14. "___ , Brute" : ETTU
15. Monastery man : PRIOR
16. Tennyson heroine : ENID
17. Gambler's choice : DOUBLEORNOTHING
20. Cuckoo : ANI
21. Like delicate ferns : LACY
22. True-blueness : FEALTY
23. French painter : DORE
24. "Bonanza" figure : HOSS
25. Assuages : ALLAYS
28. Spoke without sound : MOUTHED
31. New look, on the chin : BEARD
32. Wedding notice : BANNS
33. Hang limply : LOP
35. Place of interest : BANK
36. Subjected to hardship : TRIED
37. Chat : COZE
38. Constellation : ARA
39. Thousand dollars : GRAND
40. Open-mouthed one : GAPER
41. Chemical used in fertilizer : NITRATE
43. Physicians : GALENS
44. Brinker : HANS
45. Kipling's hair-unit : HANK
46. Sudden attacks : ONSETS
49. Fish : SOLE
50. Wildebeest : GNU
53. In a tight spot : BETWEENTWOFIRES
56. Nymph loved by Apollo : ARIA
57. Loses interest : COOLS
58. Rebel : RISE
59. Flat-bottomed boat : DORY
60. Contents of a Shakespearean purse : TRASH
61. Picnic spoilers : ANTS
1. "___ and the Swan" : LEDA
2. Collar or jacket : ETON
3. Case for odds and ends : ETUI
4. Bath : TUB
5. Asparagus units : SPEARS
6. Italian historian : CROCE
7. Vivacious : AIRY
8. Chaney : LON
9. Sagacious : PROFOUND
10. Old material in a new form : REHASH
11. Indigo plant : ANIL
12. Delicate color : TINT
13. Irritable : EDGY
18. Comedian of silents : LLOYD
19. School-day hurdles : TESTS
23. Alvin of baseball : DARK
24. Sharpened : HONED
25. Israeli name : ABBA
26. Discover : LEARN
27. Veranda : LANAI
28. 1898 naval casualty : MAINE
29. Go off on the q. t. : ELOPE
30. Round or baker's : DOZEN
32. Some children : BRATS
34. Kind of pronoun: Abbr. : PERS
36. Cut across : TRANSECT
37. Horseshoe wedge : CALK
39. Fireplace : GRATE
40. Yiddish crook : GANEF
42. Show ___ (lead) : THEWAY
43. Overshoe : GALOSH
45. Responds well to a joke : HOWLS
46. Book of Bible: Abbr. : OBAD
47. Emperor : NERO
48. Recipe direction : STIR
49. Portico : STOA
50. Halfway smile : GRIN
51. Cuddle in : NEST
52. Takes advantage of : USES
54. Correlative : NOR
55. Gershwin : IRA

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

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