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New York Times, Wednesday, August 11, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,033
Across Down
1. Oodles : SCADS
6. Grassy places : LEAS
10. Dumb one : DORA
14. Man with an army : ARNIE
15. Gardner : ERLE
16. Greedy : AVID
17. Pretend : LETON
18. Hebrew lyre : ASOR
19. Impart : LEND
20. Irrelevant : WIDEOFTHEMARK
23. Outside: Prefix : ECT
24. P.I. termite: Var. : ANAI
25. College degrees : BAS
28. Vapor: Prefix : ATMO
31. Join : ENLIST
35. Selves : EGOS
37. Pitchers and walls have them : EARS
39. Duller : TAMER
40. Foreign policy : DOLLARDIPLOMACY
43. Shaped bar : IRAIL
44. Off-Broadway award : OBIE
45. Danish counties : AMTS
46. Man's name : MARVIN
48. Miss Claire and others : INAS
50. Downed plane of 1971 : SST
51. Symphony instrument : OBOE
53. One of a world seven : SEA
55. Wanting : HAVINGAYENFOR
61. Italian city : ASTI
62. Kind of sugar : CANE
63. Levees : DIKES
65. Graceful rhythm : LILT
66. Killer whale : ORCA
67. Bathsheba's husband : URIAH
68. Folksinger Joan : BAEZ
69. Sea: Ger. : MEER
70. Arctic explorer : PEARY
1. My gal : SAL
2. Kind of cut : CREW
3. Against : ANTI
4. Rectifier : DIODE
5. Finger Lake : SENECA
6. Page : LEAF
7. Formerly : ERST
8. Maui greeting : ALOHA
9. Peaceful : SERENE
10. Tibetan exile : DALAILAMA
11. Finished : OVER
12. Place for Peggy Fleming : RINK
13. Total : ADD
21. Mammal with webbed feet : OTTER
22. Robe, in Spain : MANTO
25. Make obscure : BEDIM
26. Athens sight : AGORA
27. ___ system : SOLAR
29. Trumpeter perch : MADO
30. Small antelope : ORIBI
32. Mosque priests : IMAMS
33. Factions : SECTS
34. Meeting : TRYST
36. Plum brandy : SLIVOVITZ
38. Short ride : SPIN
41. Excuse : ALIBI
42. Tenant's concern : LEASE
47. Army man : NONCOM
49. Assign to prison : SENDUP
52. Lost: Fr. : EGARE
54. Blazing : AFIRE
55. Chinese dynasty : HSIA
56. Salt tree : ATLE
57. Noun ending : ANCE
58. Sidereal ___ : YEAR
59. Moroccan coin : OKIA
60. Rise up : REAR
61. Vestment : ALB
64. Draw back : SHY

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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