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New York Times, Tuesday, December 13, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 278 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,331
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1. Some reading matter. : TRASH
6. Vehicles. : WAGONS
12. Breed of sheep. : CHEVIOT
14. Asian peninsula. : ARABIA
15. Dreamy thoughts. : REVERIE
16. Inscriptions. : LEGENDS
18. Customers. : USERS
19. Chinese river. : HAN
21. Famous jockey. : SANDE
22. Suffix with base or case. : MENT
23. Herb genus. : SEDUM
25. Betook oneself speedily. : HIED
26. Walking stick or bluebottle. : BUG
27. Clergymen. : CURATES
29. School subject: Abbr. : ENG
30. Worldly. : SECULAR
32. Of superior type: Slang. : CLASSY
34. Make ___ (score). : ARUN
35. Ruminate. : CHEW
36. Sweethearts, usually old. : FLAMES
39. Atomic quality. : VALENCE
42. Influenced. : LED
43. Black mark. : DEMERIT
45. The earth, for example. : ORB
47. Oriental notables. : AGAS
49. Atlanta baseball star. : AARON
50. Monkey. : SIME
51. Roguish boy. : GAMIN
53. Roosted. : SAT
54. ___ the moon. : MANIN
55. Piece of legislation. : STATUTE
57. Gogarty's country. : IRELAND
59. Captivate. : ENAMOR
60. Heavy rains. : DELUGES
61. Parts of bridles. : STRAPS
62. ___ one's time. : BIDES
1. Athenian hero. : THESEUS
2. Villain's forte. : REVENGE
3. Turn aside. : AVERT
4. Letter opener. : SIRS
5. ___ polloi. : HOI
6. Shade of brown. : WALNUT
7. Have being. : ARE
8. Humor of sorts. : GAGS
9. West Indian magic. : OBEAH
10. Simpletons. : NINNIES
11. Makes doleful. : SADDENS
12. Any bit or scrap. : CRUMB
13. Asian capital. : TEHERAN
17. Full of swamp growth. : SEDGY
20. Jewish month. : ADAR
23. Pacific waters. : SULUSEA
24. Belgian lace. : MECHLIN
27. Preserved. : CURED
28. Weather forecast. : SLEET
31. Machine part. : CAM
33. Bristle. : AWN
35. Neck artery. : CAROTID
36. U.N. Plaza feature. : FLAGS
37. Ambassadors. : LEGATES
38. Unyielding. : ADAMANT
39. Name meaning true. : VERA
40. Mint business. : COINAGE
41. Fine furs. : ERMINES
44. Microwave radiation devices. : MASERS
46. Curves. : BENDS
48. Hindu guitar. : SITAR
50. Your health!, Spanish style. : SALUD
52. ___ Pompilius, legendary Roman. : NUMA
54. Honey: Prefix. : MELI
56. Boy's toy. : TOP
58. Mutineer: Colloq. : REB

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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