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New York Times, Saturday, November 18, 1961

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.25, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 289 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 11, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1961, The New York TimesNo. 4,509
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1. ___ Ferry. : DOBBS
6. Royal form of address. : MAAM
10. "There'll be ___ time . . . " : AHOT
14. Hersey novel setting. : ADANO
15. According to: Ital. : ALLA
16. Short for machine oil. : LUBE
17. Iron. : METAL
18. Held in esteem. : REPUTABLE
20. Oriental. : ASIATIC
22. Chess opening. : GAMBIT
23. Scientific triumph. : BREAKTHROUGH
25. "The ___ Queene." : FAERIE
28. Common plant. : OAT
29. Drone. : BEE
30. Fine weather. : INDIANSUMMER
34. Salamander. : NEWT
35. ___ rule. : ASA
36. Former champion boxer's nickname. : INGO
40. Broadway show, for short. : HOWTOSUCCEED
45. TV licenser: Abbr. : FCC
48. "___ Walküre." : DIE
49. "Show Me the Way to ___." : GOHOME
50. City named for a king. : LEOPOLDVILLE
54. Quebec lake. : ALLARD
55. Pleasing in simplicity. : IDYLLIC
58. Optical instrument. : TELESCOPE
60. Staff members. : AIDES
62. "Summertime," for instance. : ARIA
63. Son of Hera. : ARES
64. Crystal-lined stone. : GEODE
65. Experienced. : SEEN
66. Libel or slander. : TORT
67. Swiss scientist. : EULER
1. Hoover or Shasta. : DAM
2. Classic theatres. : ODEA
3. Rackets. : BATS
4. Jewish fraternal group. : BNAIBRITH
5. Sunrooms. : SOLARIA
6. Bernstein heroine. : MARIA
7. Smart ___. : ALECK
8. Peak. : ALP
9. English author. : MAUGHAM
10. Franciscan mission. : ALAMO
11. Confusion. : HUBBUB
12. Favor (with). : OBLIGE
13. Grow canines. : TEETHE
19. French pastry. : TARTE
21. ___-age. : TEEN
24. Spanish name for a saint. : TOMAS
25. ___ de siècle. : FIN
26. Common suffix. : ANE
27. Man's name: Abbr. : EDW
31. Blasé. : SATED
32. Serviceman's friend. : USO
33. Advisor of Louis XIII. : RICHELIEU
37. ___-Scholasticism. : NEO
38. Brilliant. : GEM
39. Classic art form. : ODE
41. Perfumes. : ODORS
42. Lynx. : WILDCAT
43. Unsightly. : UGLY
44. Artist's composite. : COLLAGE
45. ___ a pancake. : FLATAS
46. Quickly: Lat. : CELERE
47. Large pet. : COLLIE
51. Song of joy. : PAEAN
52. Treacherous one. : VIPER
53. That is: Lat. : IDEST
56. Graven image. : IDOL
57. Yield. : CEDE
59. Mountain: Prefix. : ORO
61. Type of talk: Abbr. : SER

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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