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New York Times, Wednesday, August 4, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F K }, Scrabble score: 297 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,026
Across Down
1. Composed : CALM
5. In any way : ATALL
10. Pacific sea : JAVA
14. Turkish regiment : ALAI
15. ___ cropper : COMEA
16. With 39 Down, Asian city : ULAN
17. With the current : DOWNSTREAM
19. Political cartoonist : NAST
20. Inflame : IGNITE
21. Track events : SPRINTS
23. Interior : MIDST
26. Scoreboard trio : OOO
27. Balk at : DEMUR
30. Small stands: Var. : TABOURETS
35. Oral, e.g. : EXAM
36. Waders : HERONS
37. Clock symbol : III
38. Procure : GET
39. Feast : BANQUET
40. German article : DER
41. Common verb : ARE
42. Approximately : AROUND
43. Ballet leap : JETE
44. Part of S.A.C. : STRATEGIC
46. Slugger Hank : AARON
47. Mariner : GOB
48. Approximates : NEARS
50. Royal household officer : EQUERRY
54. Cantina fare : TAMALE
58. Revue skit : TURN
59. Sanctions : AUTHORIZES
62. Slope : CANT
63. Ancient Troy : ILIUM
64. Parisian night : NUIT
65. Villain's greeting : HISS
66. Is wanting : NEEDS
67. Gaelic tongue : ERSE
1. Moslem magistrate : CADI
2. Like a bump on ___ : ALOG
3. Suburban sight : LAWN
4. Relative of a cover-charge : MINIMUM
5. Performed : ACTED
6. Rocky height : TOR
7. Soul: Fr. : AME
8. Meadowlands : LEAS
9. Satirized : LAMPOONED
10. Subordinate : JUNIOR
11. Arthur's middle name : ALAN
12. Extensive : VAST
13. Formicidae : ANTS
18. To-do : STIR
22. Wake rudely : ROUST
24. Office help, for short : STENOG
25. Roman king : TARQUIN
27. French painter : DEGAS
28. Put forth : EXERT
29. Family member, in Soho : MATER
31. Carom : BOUNCE
32. Duck : EIDER
33. Append : TIETO
34. Femme fatale : SIREN
36. Flighty one : HAREBRAIN
39. See 16 Across : BATOR
43. Light yellow : JASMINE
45. Bond et al. : AGENTS
46. Sandarac : ARAR
49. Particles : ATOMS
50. Delineate : ETCH
51. ___ d'Orsai : QUAI
52. Coffeemakers : URNS
53. Xmastime : YULE
55. Côte d'___ : AZUR
56. Luau décor : LEIS
57. Punta del ___ : ESTE
60. Standoff : TIE
61. U. S. dept. : HUD

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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