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New York Times, Tuesday, August 10, 1971

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J K Q X }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,032
Across
1. Playbill listing : CAST
5. San Antonio sight : ALAMO
10. Revise : EDIT
14. Armadillo : APAR
15. Poet's concern : METER
16. Surrender : CEDE
17. Elegance : REFINEMENT
19. Egyptian god : ATON
20. Determine in advance : PREFORM
21. Harbinger : HERALD
23. Western weed : LOCO
24. Raccoon's relative : COATI
25. Loose gown : CAMISE
28. Forestalls : PREVENTS
31. Vacant : INANE
32. Jelly flavor : GRAPE
33. Clever remark : MOT
34. Keep repeating : DING
35. Nutty : GOOFY
36. Part of a bird's bill : CERE
37. Big bird : EMU
38. Sire : BEGET
39. Short tale : CONTE
40. Public lounge : RESTROOM
42. Plowing implement : COLTER
43. Discourage : CHILI
44. Farm building : SILO
45. Precede : FOREGO
47. Try desperately : AGONIZE
51. Arabic letter : ALIF
52. Like starlings : GREGARIOUS
55. Exuded : WEPT
56. Kind of tube : INNER
57. Mrs. Lindbergh : ANNE
58. Forget-me-___ : NOTS
59. Unrefined : CRASS
60. Den : LAIR
Down
1. Act peevishly : CARP
2. Unoriginal one : APER
3. Prudent : SAFE
4. Insignificant : TRIFLING
5. Punish legally : AMERCE
6. Medical prefix : LEMMO
7. Dined : ATE
8. Game pieces : MEN
9. Study of correct pronunciation : ORTHOEPY
10. Card game : ECARTE
11. Enforced delay : DETAINMENT
12. Image : IDOL
13. Look after : TEND
18. Rustler's wear : NOOSE
22. Roof part : EAVE
24. Skill : CRAFT
25. Beverage : CIDER
26. Varnish resin : ANIME
27. Morgan Library specialty : MANUSCRIPT
28. Preface : PROEM
29. Rich cake : TORTE
30. Direct : STEER
32. Russian novelist : GOGOI
35. Certain time : GEOLOGIC
36. John Alden's time : COLONIAL
38. Two-masted vessel : BRIG
39. Hue : COLOR
41. Certain crimes : THEFTS
42. Panetellas : CIGARS
44. Cooking herbs : SAGES
45. Young deer : FAWN
46. Margarine : OLEO
48. Island off Scotland : IONA
49. Indian of New Mexico : ZUNI
50. Danish weights : ESER
53. British naval group: Abbr. : RNR
54. Spanish queen : ENA

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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