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New York Times, Tuesday, December 27, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { Q }, Scrabble score: 308 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,345
Across Down
1. World's largest city. : TOKYO
6. Intention. : PLAN
10. Guns a motor. : REVS
14. Sight on the levee. : BALES
15. Ethereal. : AERY
16. Highway sign. : EXIT
17. Call ___. : AHALT
18. Opposite of woe. : WEAL
19. Levantine port. : ACRE
20. Brooks. : RUNLETS
22. Yacht marina. : MOORAGE
24. Out ___ limb. : ONA
25. Certain notions. : PINS
26. Vogue: Fr. : TON
27. Wood anemones. : SNOWDROPS
31. Fraxinus tree. : ASH
33. Crude locking device. : HASP
34. Kind of code. : ZIP
35. Sportsmen. : SKIERS
38. Most favorable. : OPTIMAL
40. Iroquois Indian. : WYANDOT
41. Cause to operate. : TURNON
42. Crock. : JAR
43. Frankfurt housewife. : FRAU
44. Standard reference book: Abbr. : OED
45. Beach hero. : LIFEGUARD
47. Wilt. : SAG
49. Country south of Judea. : EDOM
51. ___-pros. : NOL
52. Car. : TROLLEY
54. Wise ___. : ASANOWL
58. Monotonous repetition. : ROTE
59. Quantity of wood. : CORD
61. "___ Soleil." : LEROI
62. Early governor of North Carolina. : ASHE
63. Et ___. : ALII
64. Rhone tributary. : ISERE
65. Secretary. : DESK
66. Menu entry. : LAMB
67. To eat: Ger. : ESSEN
1. Construction beam. : TBAR
2. Where Hickam Field is. : OAHU
3. Unit of a secret order. : KLAN
4. Timber tree. : YELLOWPINE
5. Port on the North Sea. : OSTEND
6. Cat's quartet. : PAWS
7. Nautical term. : LEE
8. Dumas character. : ARAMIS
9. Synthetic. : NYLON
10. Last echelon. : REAR
11. With authority: Lat. : EXCATHEDRA
12. Constellation. : VIRGO
13. Dutch painter : STEEN
21. Lord Greystoke of fiction. : TARZAN
23. Honshu seaport. : OSAKA
25. Musical direction. : PPP
27. Small pellets. : SHOT
28. Chevrotain. : NAPU
29. Conquerors of Italy, 493 A.D. : OSTROGOTHS
30. Fuel. : OIL
32. Iniquity. : SINFULNESS
35. Warning horns, in Britain. : SYRENS
36. Loud sound. : ROAR
37. Upright beam. : STUD
39. Mock-up. : MODEL
40. Service group. : WAF
42. Conrad hero. : JIM
45. New Orleans university. : LOYOLA
46. Team member. : GOALIE
47. Old violin: Colloq. : STRAD
48. "Might Lak' ___." : AROSE
50. Transfer picture. : DECAL
53. Culinary herb. : LEEK
54. Star in Draco. : ADIB
55. Great Lakes cargoes. : ORES
56. Sported. : WORE
57. Mortgage. : LIEN
60. Part of a cup. : RIM

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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