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New York Times, Monday, September 14, 1970

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J K Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,702
Across
1. Crake's milieu : SWAMP
6. Old Irish alphabet : OGAM
10. Twenty bob in England : QUID
14. Prescribed : TABOO
15. Girl of song : LOLA
16. Language of Pakistan : URDU
17. Operatic figure : IVANTHETERRIBLE
20. No longer active: Abbr. : RET
21. Membership : SEAT
22. Iroquoians : ERIES
23. Greek letter : PHI
24. Dais personality : EMCEE
27. Anger : CHOLER
30. Auto : ROADSTER
34. Optical device : LASER
35. Navy V.I.P. : ADML
36. Biblical name : ELI
37. Strauss opera : ARIADNEAUFNAXOS
41. Jeanne d'Arc, for one : STE
42. Doctrines : ISMS
43. Practice : USAGE
44. One after the other : SERIATIM
47. Diamonds, etc. : STONES
48. Dazzling light : GLARE
49. Sixth sense : ESP
50. Tea fare : SCONE
53. Luxuriant : RICH
55. Naval term : AFT
58. Cio Cio San : MADAMEBUTTERFLY
62. Heroic : EPIC
63. Flat side : PANE
64. Navigational device : LORAN
65. Lose power : WANE
66. Tropical timber tree : INGA
67. Sierra ___ : LEONE
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1. Cooking direction : STIR
2. Growing trend : WAVE
3. Blind as ___ : ABAT
4. Japanese family badge : MON
5. Piece of earthen vessel : POTSHERD
6. True olives : OLEA
7. "Ring" work : GOTTERDAMMERUNG
8. Pub order : ALE
9. Spoil : MAR
10. Paper measures : QUIRES
11. ___ et orbi : URBI
12. Otiose : IDLE
13. Fees : DUES
18. Legatee : HEIR
19. Six cubits : REED
23. Prayer : PLEA
25. Carping critic : MOMUS
26. Dogie : CALF
27. Style : CLASS
28. Bret : HARTE
29. Willow : OSIER
31. L.B.J., for one : TEXAN
32. Encomium : ELOGE
33. Comes up : RISES
35. Norse gods : AESIR
38. Naldi of silents : NITA
39. Place for brevity : NUTSHELL
40. Dripping : ASOP
45. Paderewski : IGNACE
46. Turkish standard : ALEM
47. Denomination : SECT
50. Merganser : SMEW
51. Spanish mantle : CAPA
52. Frigg's spouse : ODIN
54. Virginia willow : ITEA
55. Hair style : AFRO
56. Custard pastry : FLAN
57. Newcastle's river : TYNE
59. Roof ornament : EPI
60. Interdict : BAN
61. Caviar : ROE

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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