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New York Times, Tuesday, July 21, 1970

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.70, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,647
Across Down
1. Sky : ETHER
6. Goes limp : SAGS
10. Kind : SORT
14. Overused : TRITE
15. Waiter's burden : TRAY
16. Authentic : TRUE
17. Astronauts : HIGHFLIERS
19. Maxwell : ELSA
20. Noted publisher : OCHS
21. Certain poetry : EPOS
22. Moslem prince : EMEER
23. French possessive : SES
24. John Jones's middle name : PAUL
25. Gullet : MAW
26. Thread : LISLE
27. Source : ORIGIN
31. Prune : SHEAR
34. Somali people : ASHA
36. Not one, informally : NARY
37. Rendezvous : HANGOUT
39. One place to stop : ONADIME
41. Underling : AIDE
42. Great amount : REAM
44. Reach : GETAT
45. Hymn of praise : GLORIA
47. General idea : TENOR
49. Bad: Prefix : MAL
50. Gov't. agents : TMEN
51. Commit a crime : ROB
54. King of Troy : PRIAM
57. Pasture sounds : BAAS
58. Twining stem : BINE
59. Vulgar : RANK
60. Slipper : BACKSLIDER
62. Whenever : ONCE
63. Throb : ACHE
64. Paragon : IDEAL
65. Mariner's guide : STAR
66. Tiger, in India : SHER
67. Villa ___ : DESTE
1. Group moral character : ETHOS
2. Moment : TRICE
3. Temperature listings : HIGHS
4. Ordinal suffixes : ETHS
5. Ring man : REF
6. Make terms : STIPULATE
7. Small cavities : AREOLES
8. Predatory fishes : GARS
9. Network: Abbr. : SYS
10. Certain watch : STEMWINDER
11. Voided escutcheon : ORLE
12. Stratagem : RUSE
13. Rupert's drop : TEAR
18. Fields : LEAS
22. Fruiting spike : EAR
24. Indian of Peru : PIRO
25. Lament : MOAN
26. Brewmaster : LAGERMAKER
28. Pace : GAIT
29. La Douce : IRMA
30. Familiar protest : NYET
31. Chase, as flies : SHAG
32. Before Columbia : HAIL
33. Prefix for crine or carp : ENDO
35. Housewife : HOMEMAKER
38. U.S.S.R. range : URAL
40. Dramatic conflict : AGON
43. Embassy worker : ATTACHE
46. "I think, therefore ___" : IAM
48. Headland : NESS
51. Uses the bridle path : RIDES
52. ___ a time : ONEAT
53. Uncle Miltie : BERLE
54. Laver and Rosewall : PROS
55. Carry on : RANT
56. Lake in Andes : INCA
57. Master of fugues : BACH
58. Wait : BIDE
60. Parisian's stocking : BAS
61. Beanie : LID

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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