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New York Times, Saturday, October 7, 1967

Author:
Manny Miller
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J V Z }, Scrabble score: 299 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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Students & seniors
Across
1. Term of polite address. : MAAM
5. Ocelot's feature. : SPOTS
10. Sooty matter. : SMUT
14. Israeli port. : ACRE
15. Measure of capacity. : QUART
16. Food fish. : CERO
17. Treat an upper surface. : CEIL
18. There for the taking: Slang. : UPFORGRABS
20. Asian body of water. : ARALSEA
22. Clemente, Law, Veale, etc. : PIRATES
23. Descriptive of bustles, high-button shoes, etc. : OBSOLETE
25. Way. : PATH
26. Puts up. : WAGERS
28. Take to task. : SCOLD
31. Pure. : CHASTE
34. Furrow. : RUT
36. Noon. : HOUR
37. Smoked salmon. : LOX
38. Mexican garments. : SERAPES
41. Letter. : KAY
42. Trees. : ELMS
44. Reposed. : SAT
45. Greek centaur. : NESSUS
47. Sports gear. : FOILS
49. Seal. : SIGNET
51. City of Okinawa. : NAHA
53. ___ Chine. : CREPESDE
57. Distribute. : PASSOUT
60. Takes for granted. : ASSUMES
61. Depressed. : INTHEDUMPS
63. Storage places. : BINS
64. Joint. : KNEE
65. ___ main. : INTHE
66. Gallic name. : ELIE
67. Projecting parts. : EARS
68. Cup: Fr. : TASSE
69. Suffix with low or high. : NESS
Down
1. Portuguese colony. : MACAO
2. Sharp. : ACERB
3. Airs. : ARIAS
4. Softens. : MELLOWS
5. Window-washing devices. : SQUEEGEES
6. Develop, as an insect. : PUPATE
7. Blockhead. : OAF
8. Too much, in Toulon. : TROP
9. Narrow piece of land. : STRIP
10. Racetrack term. : SCRATCH
11. Butcher's fixtures. : MEATHOOKS
12. Rus in ___ (country in town): Lat. : URBE
13. Pitch. : TOSS
19. Mardi ___. : GRAS
21. Crate pieces. : SLATS
24. Wandering. : ERRATIC
27. Have a meal. : SUP
29. Feast of a kind. : LUAU
30. Backers of the Volstead Act. : DRYS
31. Term in music. : CLEF
32. Whole: Prefix. : HOLO
33. Carpet. : AXMINSTER
35. 1796 Union entry. : TENNESSEE
39. Ethiopian prince. : RAS
40. Percolates. : SEEPS
43. Reduces prices sharply. : SLASHES
46. German general in American Revolution. : STEUBEN
48. Leather covering. : SHOE
50. Maps. : GRAPHS
52. Financial routine. : AUDIT
54. Pleasant expression. : SMILE
55. French saint. : DENIS
56. Letters. : ESSES
57. Food fish. : PIKE
58. Teacher of fiction. : ANNA
59. Food fish. : TUNA
62. Washington and Adams: Abbr. : MTS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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