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New York Times, Saturday, November 5, 1966

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 4.77, Missing: { J K Q }, Scrabble score: 358 (avg 1.92)
Open Squares: 56, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,293
Across
1. Leaf division. : LOBE
5. Until: Sp. : HASTA
10. Patch. : SPOT
14. ___ about. : ONOR
15. Put ___ to. : ASTOP
16. Believe, old style. : TROW
17. Alexis, for one. : CZAR
18. Talk with great emotion. : RHAPSODIZE
20. Sand trap or bunker. : HAZARD
22. Captured: Scot. : TAEN
23. Letter. : ZEE
24. Wild sheep of India. : NAYAUR
26. French co. : CIE
28. Polish city. : LODZ
30. Sub rosa. : SECRETLY
33. Play on words. : PUN
34. Biblical prophet. : ELISHA
36. ___ Shan, Asian range. : TIEN
38. Menu item. : ENTREE
40. Elegant: Slang. : FLOSSY
42. Common symptom. : ACHE
43. Cunning. : ASTUTE
47. State: Abbr. : TEX
48. Political supporters of sorts. : HENCHMEN
50. Cup, Scottish style. : TASS
52. Case in grammar: Abbr. : VOC
53. Open, as a letter. : UNSEAL
55. Nautical rope. : TYE
57. Name of movie fame. : LADD
59. Part of AEC. : ATOMIC
63. Precursors. : HARBINGERS
66. Familiar admonition. : NONO
67. Ship of myth. : ARGO
68. French assembly. : SENAT
69. Notable French writer. : ZOLA
70. That hurricane. : INEZ
71. Carpenters' tools. : ADZES
72. Variety of agate. : ONYX
Down
1. Lomond. : LOCH
2. Doubloon. : ONZA
3. Ruth's spouse. : BOAZ
4. Thing to do today. : ERRAND
5. Robust. : HARDY
6. Wood. : ASH
7. Oscars, for example. : STATUES
8. Ruler. : TOPARCH
9. Church recess. : APSE
10. Theological degree. : STD
11. Award schedules. : PRIZELISTS
12. Exude moisture. : OOZE
13. Bird's note. : TWEE
19. Quondam. : ONCE
21. Remove decks (of a ship). : RAZEE
25. ___ was saying . . . : ASI
27. Give ___ (scold): Colloq. : ITTO
28. Menu heading. : LUNCH
29. ___ of (about to). : ONTHEVERGE
31. Float. : RAFT
32. Assents. : YESES
33. Kind of soup. : PEA
35. Rachel's sister. : LEAH
37. Greek goddess. : NYX
39. City on the Truckee. : RENO
41. "___, c'est moi." : LETAT
44. Blurred. : SMUDGED
45. Literary bias, from the German. : TENDENZ
46. Young'___. : UNS
49. 3rd-cen. date. : CCLI
51. Stagg of football fame. : ALONZO
54. Near and Far. : EASTS
55. Asian language. : THAI
56. Tale. : YARN
58. Handle: Lat. : ANSA
60. Satellite. : MOON
61. Intimately. : INLY
62. Wheedle. : COAX
64. Dickens' pseudonym. : BOZ
65. Girl's name. : RAE

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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