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New York Times, Friday, August 14, 1970

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.57, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 358 (avg 1.96)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,671
Across Down
1. Expedited : SPED
5. Kind of brush : SCRUB
10. "The French ___" : CHEF
14. Paris airport : ORLY
15. Sports enclosure : ARENA
16. Attend : HEAR
17. Warm attachment : LOVE
18. Succulent fruit : LOGANBERRY
20. River of England : EXE
21. Engrossed : RAPT
22. ___ of Hearts : QUEEN
23. Organized patterns : SYSTEMS
25. River of Wales : USK
26. Parisian assent : OUI
27. One of a pair : DIE
29. Special-interest group : BLOC
33. Shiftless one : TRAMP
36. Fuzz : LINT
37. Tokyo, formerly : YEDO
38. Greek letter : IOTA
39. Dimensions : SIZES
40. Sisera's killer : JAEL
41. Equal : EVEN
42. Chicago–New Orleans product : JAZZ
43. Least skilled : WORST
44. Exploit : DEED
45. Alcott heroine : AMY
46. Do needlework : SEW
47. Spread : JAM
49. Bewitched : SPELLED
53. Sour : ACERB
55. Star in Perseus : ATIK
56. Mouths : ORA
57. With 59 Across, eatery man : SHORTORDER
59. See 57 Across : COOK
60. Berlin man : HERR
61. N. Z. tree : KAURI
62. Thessalonian peak : OSSA
63. TV award : EMMY
64. Exhausted : SPENT
65. Tavern offering : BEER
1. Golf-club parts : SOLES
2. Designated substitute : PROXY
3. Santa's helpers : ELVES
4. Color : DYE
5. Sandwich ingredient : SALAMI
6. Cuts close : CROPS
7. Mil. unit : REGT
8. Spanish article : UNA
9. Festive occasions : BANQUETS
10. Juxtaposed : CHEEKBYJOWL
11. Now's companion : HERE
12. Merit : EARN
13. Young fish : FRY
19. Part of the street scene : BUS
21. Enlist again: Slang : REUP
24. Bar offering : TOMANDJERRY
27. One of the Deans : DIZZY
28. Don Juan's mother : INEZ
30. Shakespearean role : LEAR
31. Literary works : ODES
32. Unitas, for one : COLT
33. ___ the knot : TIED
34. Wander : ROVE
35. To ___ : ATEE
36. O'Flaherty : LIAM
39. African hide whips : SJAMBOKS
43. Calendar unit : WEEK
46. Distillate : SPIRIT
48. Skill : ART
49. Austere : STERN
50. Unpin : LOOSE
51. Uneven : EROSE
52. Port of Senegal : DAKAR
53. Throat-clearer : AHEM
54. Crocus bulb : CORM
55. Together, in music : ADUE
57. Haggard heroine : SHE
58. Rebuke : RAP
59. Male swan : COB

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

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