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New York Times, Wednesday, December 6, 1967

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 5.17, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 260 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 58, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,689
Across
1. Dried pod of red pepper. : CHILI
6. ___ Flow. : SCAPA
11. Expressionless. : WOODEN
12. Acclaimed. : HAILED
14. Kind of line, in geometry. : TANGENT
15. Red star in Scorpio. : ANTARES
17. Possessive pronoun. : ITS
18. At the mercy of wind and tide. : ADRIFT
20. Small notch. : NICK
21. Garish sign. : LEON
23. Quarter. : SECTOR
25. Hero of "Exodus." : ARI
26. Did the wrong thing. : ERRED
28. Footlike part. : PES
29. Bird. : OWLET
31. Small planet. : ASTEROID
33. Balances. : POISES
34. Mamie's maiden name. : DOUD
35. Kind of pronoun: Abbr. : POSS
36. Taciturn. : SILENT
39. Animals, rural style. : CRITTERS
43. Chemical compound. : AMIDE
44. Greek letter. : RHO
45. Mystic number. : SEVEN
46. Student's workroom. : LAB
47. Prepares tea. : STEEPS
50. Heroine of "Green Mansions." : RIMA
51. "___ Carried Away." : IGET
53. Exhausted. : EFFETE
55. Move along quickly: Brit. : NIP
56. Notched, as leaves. : SERRATE
58. Widows. : RELICTS
60. Man on deck. : SAILOR
61. Astrological aspects. : TRINES
62. Bank business. : LOANS
63. Nobel prize poet. : YEATS
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1. Mate. : CONSORT
2. Farm animal. : HOG
3. Prerequisite for 9 Down. : IDEA
4. Permits usage. : LENDS
5. America's Cup winner. : INTREPID
6. Arrows. : SHAFTS
7. One of Pound's poems. : CANTO
8. Islet. : AIT
9. Design. : PLAN
10. TV addenda. : AERIALS
11. Spa specialties. : WATERS
13. Judgment. : DECREE
14. Genus of moth. : TILEA
16. Revue features. : SKITS
19. Frosted. : ICED
22. Required. : NEEDED
24. Perches. : ROOSTS
27. Hums. : DRONES
30. Author Owen. : WISTER
32. Not in agreement. : OUT
33. Luau dish. : POI
35. Attribute. : PROPERTY
36. Cum grano ___ (with a grain of salt). : SALIS
37. Impressions. : IMAGES
38. Political designation. : LIBERAL
39. Valued hotel employe. : CHEF
40. Manifests. : EVINCES
41. Abates in force. : REMITS
42. Cookies. : SNAPS
44. Alludes (to). : REFERS
48. Range of the Rockies. : TETON
49. Cubic measure. : STERE
52. Faith, hope, charity. : TRIO
54. Essayist of 1820. : ELIA
57. Wing: Anat. : ALA
59. Dividend: Abbr. : INT

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