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New York Times, Thursday, November 23, 1967

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,676
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1. Busy. : AHUM
5. Spells of activity. : BOUTS
10. Churchmen. : DOMS
14. Occidental alliance. : NATO
15. On land ___. : ORSEA
16. Seth's son. : ENOS
17. Central item in kindergarten song. : THEMULBERRYBUSH
20. Agreed. : ASSENTED
21. Postprandial feature. : TOAST
22. Man's nickname. : TED
23. Yearling. : COLT
24. Changed the wording of. : EDITED
28. Like the time before dawn. : DARKEST
31. Rugged individualist. : LONER
32. Opera role. : BORIS
33. Well, well! : AHA
35. Spirit. : LIFE
36. Sharpens. : HONES
37. Great work. : EPIC
38. Helmsman's course. : ENE
39. Affected with uneasiness. : AILED
40. Clement, for today. : SAINT
41. Cooking device. : GRIDDLE
43. Piano studies. : ETUDES
44. Buenos ___. : DIAS
45. Nasser's dream. : UAR
46. Speech of a sort. : SPIEL
48. Space phenomenon. : ASTEROID
53. Part of the route to grandfather's house. : THROUGHTHEWOODS
55. Part of a home. : ROOM
56. Kind of space. : OUTER
57. Sound of rain on the pane. : SPAT
58. Joyous exclamations. : YOWS
59. Sky lights. : STARS
60. Y.M.C.A. : ASSN
1. Theatrical group. : ANTA
2. Exclamations. : HAHS
3. Western tribe. : UTES
4. Jabberwocky word. : MOME
5. Ran away. : BOLTED
6. Round. : ORBED
7. Employed. : USED
8. Three times: Prefix. : TER
9. Family name in Faulkner novels. : SARTORIS
10. Talk of a kind. : DEBATE
11. Burden. : ONUS
12. Highest. : MOST
13. Quiet! : SSH
18. ___ den Linden. : UNTER
19. Innermost parts. : YOLKS
23. Hoped. : CARED
24. Relative of "il." : ELLE
25. Partner of up. : DOING
26. Surmise. : INFER
27. Letter. : TEE
28. Receiver. : DONEE
29. Tasty. : SAPID
30. "For ___ is the kingdom . . . " : THINE
32. Plant capsules. : BOLLS
34. Simulates. : ACTS
36. Spanish noblemen. : HIDALGOS
37. ___ de Cologne. : EAU
39. Word at parting. : ADIEU
40. Scatter. : STREW
42. Conversational expressions. : IDIOMS
43. Knife-and-fork wielders. : EATERS
45. Introduce. : USHER
46. Chase away. : SHOO
47. Bow. : PROW
48. ___ boy! : ATTA
49. Girl's name. : ROSA
50. Slangy exclamation. : OOPS
51. Greek hero. : IDAS
52. Home town, for one: Abbr. : DSTN
53. Attempt. : TRY
54. Cabin. : HUT

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

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