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New York Times, Saturday, September 11, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,064
Across Down
1. Stitched : SEWN
5. Good hole card : ACE
8. Exclude : DEBAR
13. Sloth : UNAU
14. Caucasian language : AVAR
15. Roman official : EDILE
16. The ___ (tops) : MOST
17. Name in N. Y. theater : DALY
18. "The ___ of Rome" : PINES
19. Alas, in Bonn : ACH
20. Sayers of football : GALE
21. Up-to-date : LATEST
22. N.F.C. team : CHICAGOBEARS
25. Roman moniker : NOMEN
26. Clever one : WIT
27. Kind of fare : CAR
30. Eye : OGLE
31. React to exercise : PERSPIRE
33. Golf stroke : PUTT
34. Alexander and Nicholas : TSARS
36. Insects : ANTS
37. Nature's wearing processes : EROSIONS
39. Basics : ABCS
40. Service branch: Abbr. : USN
41. ___ minute warning : TWO
42. Phila. suburb : PAOLI
44. A.F.C. player : DENVERBRONCO
48. Taste properties : SAPORS
51. Electricity word : VOLT
52. Snooze : NAP
53. Miss Doolittle : ELIZA
54. Matador's wear : CAPE
55. Make out : FARE
56. Captured : TAKEN
57. River to Baltic : ODER
58. Road to the Forum : ITER
59. Like some gases : INERT
60. Individual: Abbr. : PER
61. Scottish, for one : RITE
1. Common shrub : SUMAC
2. Son of Cain : ENOCH
3. Redskins' home : WASHINGTON
4. Filbert : NUT
5. Arthurian place : AVALON
6. Painter Bingham's middle name : CALEB
7. Condition: Suffix : ERY
8. Leaves : DEPARTS
9. Does desk work : EDITS
10. Plant stem : BINE
11. Bar orders : ALES
12. Part of R and R : REST
14. Proverb : ADAGE
20. Football, for one : GAME
21. Resting places : LAIRS
23. Baltimore's pride : COLTS
24. Pitcher : EWER
27. Bengals' home : CINCINNATI
28. School subject : ARTS
29. ___ judicata : RES
30. Possessive : OURS
31. Family members : PAS
32. Picasso : PABLO
33. Little, to Pierre : PEU
34. Hamlets : TOWNS
35. Soviet river : SNOV
38. Repeating : ITERANT
39. Prefix for an artery : AORT
42. Fitting : PROPER
43. Having more skill : ABLER
44. One who nods : DOZER
45. Get around : EVADE
46. Proof mark : CARET
47. Part of op. cit. : OPERE
48. Bristle: Prefix : SETI
49. Ex-fullback Ameche : ALAN
50. Fish : PIKE
54. ___ a plea : COP
55. Tree : FIR

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

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