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New York Times, Friday, January 28, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 311 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
PS notes: In original, "colony" from 68-Across clue was on the line before; fixed this.
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,012
Across Down
1. Angle. : FISH
5. Ethereal fluid of Greek myth. : ICHOR
10. Train. : TAIL
14. Amble. : LOPE
15. Auto style. : COUPE
16. Soup plant. : OKRA
17. Military term. : AWOL
18. Like some seamen. : ABLEBODIED
20. Containers. : PAILS
22. ___ bonnet. : WAR
23. Coxcomb. : DANDY
24. Time off. : LEAVE
26. Nautical call. : AHOY
28. Coins: Abbr. : CTS
30. Sea-food item. : LOBSTER
32. Little: Scot. : SMA
35. 1933 headline. : REPEAL
37. Discoverer of Uranus. : HERSCHEL
39. At another time. : ANON
40. Official decree. : UKASE
42. Commotion. : TODO
43. Embossed, as metal. : TOREUTIC
45. Famous naturalist. : DARWIN
47. Small lizard. : EFT
48. Fur collar, for one. : NECKLET
50. Break the ___. : ICE
51. Insurance term. : RISK
52. Oriental. : ASIAN
54. Not give ___. : AHOOT
57. Forbid. : BAN
59. Honeyed words. : SUGAR
62. Ancient type of entertainment. : BELLYDANCE
65. Spanish title. : DONA
66. Tasman. : ABEL
67. Entr'___. : ACTES
68. Spanish African colony. : IFNI
69. Heavy swells. : SEAS
70. Kilt. : SKIRT
71. "Confessions ___ Advertising Man." : OFAN
1. Flutter. : FLAP
2. Siouan Indian. : IOWA
3. Kill-joy. : SPOILSPORT
4. Girl of golden-fleece legend. : HELLE
5. Peruvian river. : ICA
6. Part of the decor of a haunted house. : COBWEB
7. Dance. : HULA
8. Runs. : OPERATES
9. Johnny ___. : REB
10. The present. : TODAY
11. Related. : AKIN
12. Incensed. : IRED
13. British title. : LADY
19. Perfumes. : ODORS
21. Room in a pensión. : SALA
25. Spiral scrolls. : VOLUTES
27. Heirs, in law. : HEREDES
28. Container. : CRATE
29. Time term. : TENOF
31. Hut. : SHACK
32. Getting attention. : SHOWINGOFF
33. Man in white. : MEDIC
34. Separate. : ALONE
36. Compass point. : ENE
38. Football player: Abbr. : CTR
41. Refund, snide style. : KICKBACK
44. Oneness. : UNITY
46. Sweetsop. : ATIS
49. Soldier. : LANCER
51. Status symbol. : ROLLS
53. Television term. : AUDIO
54. Down with: Fr. : ABAS
55. Greek goddess. : HEBE
56. Olive genus. : OLEA
58. One opposed. : ANTI
60. Musical heroine. : ANNA
61. Drizzle. : RAIN
63. Law enforcers: Abbr. : DAS
64. Common suffix. : EST

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

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