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New York Times, Thursday, February 10, 1966

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { B J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,025
Across
1. Small piece of ground. : PLAT
5. Broad humor. : FARCE
10. Send. : SHIP
14. Approximately. : SOME
15. Works. : OPERA
16. Set of rules. : CODE
17. Sight seen on Broadway. : SKYSCRAPER
19. Golden ___. : RULE
20. Cultivation of land. : TILTH
21. Caviar. : ROE
22. Skinflint. : MISER
23. Screens. : SIFTS
25. Capitol sight. : DOME
26. If you please: Fr. abbr. : SVP
29. Scottish clan. : CAMERON
31. ___ man. : TOA
34. Symbol of triumph. : PALM
36. Makes over. : REDEVELOPS
38. Master of the genie. : ALADDIN
40. Takes up residence. : SETTLES
41. Like rings on a target. : CONCENTRIC
43. Evening: It. : SERA
44. Conversational sounds. : ERS
45. Quantity order: Colloq. : CASELOT
47. Pro ___. : TEM
48. Book of the Bible. : AMOS
50. Chile export. : NITRE
52. Escort. : USHER
54. Letter. : CEE
55. Combining form for a country. : ITALO
59. Three-toed ostrich. : RHEA
60. Certain residences. : TOWNHOUSES
62. Aim. : GOAL
63. Swiftly. : APACE
64. TV appurtenance. : DIAL
65. Swirl. : EDDY
66. Polk's predecessor. : TYLER
67. It, in Italy. : ESSO
Down
1. Listen! : PSST
2. Norse god of mischief. : LOKI
3. Kind of alcohol. : AMYL
4. Scientists' routine. : TESTS
5. In place of. : FOR
6. Real estate sign. : APARTMENTS
7. Calm. : REPOSED
8. Indian. : CREE
9. Pinna. : EAR
10. Curtain material. : SCRIM
11. See 6 Down. : HOUSETOLET
12. Inactive. : IDLE
13. Equal. : PEER
18. Smart. : CHIC
22. French painter. : MONET
24. Cereal foods. : FARINAS
25. Dwelling of a sort. : DOVECOT
26. Where Gemini went. : SPACE
27. Courage. : VALOR
28. Is foresighted. : PLANSAHEAD
30. Buoyancy. : RESILIENCE
32. ___ citato. : OPERE
33. Land of the Far East. : ASSAM
35. Year in rule of Elizabeth I. : MDC
37. Servicemen. : LTS
39. Furnishings. : DECOR
42. City project. : RENEWAL
46. Piece of music. : TRIO
49. Like a good potato. : MEALY
51. Piece of music. : ETUDE
52. Press. : URGE
53. Booted. : SHOD
54. Editor's concern. : COPY
56. In its present condition. : ASIS
57. Meads. : LEAS
58. European capital. : OSLO
60. Work with a shuttle. : TAT
61. Part of H. M. S. : HER

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 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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