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New York Times, Thursday, August 12, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,034
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1. Musical piece : DUET
5. Old World capital : PRAHA
10. Dyed: Abbr. : CLD
13. ___ spumante : ASTI
14. Contents of pitcher's bag : ROSIN
15. Indian : CREE
16. Lead : SETTHEPACE
18. Greek mountain : OETA
19. Cognate : RELATED
20. Church reader : LECTOR
22. Electric force : ELOD
23. Italian port : GENOA
24. Bartender's question : CHASER
27. Detroit cagers : PISTONS
29. Chaney : LON
30. Gambler's headaches : IOUS
32. Retired : INBED
34. Gross : OUTOFALLMEASURE
38. Threefold : TRINE
39. Drudge : PEON
40. Stay put : LIE
41. Fragrant : SCENTED
43. Speed on : GALLOP
46. Ear bone : INCUS
47. Plant shoot : BINE
48. Sheep loser : BOPEEP
50. Warm-water fish : PINTADO
53. Woeful cry : ALAS
54. Fleeting : EVANESCENT
57. Perches : SITS
58. One kind of order : LARGE
59. Actor Cronyn : HUME
60. Garden tool : HOE
61. Judge's call : ORDER
62. Flanders river : YSER
1. Prosecutors, for short : DAS
2. Customer : USER
3. Small: Suffix : ETTE
4. Legends : TITLES
5. Transvaal capital : PRETORIA
6. Inveigled, with "in" : ROPED
7. ___ state of affairs : ASAD
8. Spasmodic sound : HIC
9. Oils, old style : ANELES
10. One of Hercules's captures : CRETANBULL
11. Mother of Artemis : LETO
12. Relative of honey : DEAR
15. Silkworm nests : COCOONS
17. In good shape : HALE
21. Abstract beings : ENTIA
23. Doohickey : GISMO
24. Lump : CLOT
25. Tierce, sext, etc. : HOURS
26. Foretaste : ANTICIPATE
27. Whimpered : PULED
28. One kind of comic : SERIO
31. Wine pitchers : OLPES
33. Strongly colored : DEEP
35. Union : ONENESS
36. Dickens's Fagin, for one : FENCE
37. Seabee man : ENGINEER
42. Miss. city : TUPELO
44. Insects : ANTS
45. Porous : LEACHY
47. Carousal : BINGE
48. Knock out of shape : BASH
49. Mishmash : OLIO
50. Friend out West : PARD
51. "Ditat ___," motto of Arizona : DEUS
52. "Don't pin that ___" : ONME
55. Sundry: Abbr. : VAR
56. Three times: Prefix : TER

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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