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New York Times, Monday, February 21, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 51, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,036
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1. Side post. : JAMB
5. Printer's Latin term. : STET
9. Sleight of hand. : PASS
13. TV specialty. : COLOR
14. Asian. : THAI
15. Noun suffix. : ENCE
16. Cordage fiber. : ISTLE
17. Memory. : RETENTION
19. Irascible. : CHOLERIC
21. Distributed. : DEALT
22. Utopian. : IDEAL
23. "___ Kapital." : DAS
24. Lockboxes. : SAFES
26. Fragrant. : ODOROUS
30. Silenus, for one. : SATYR
31. Harbor sight. : SCOW
32. Warm. : SNUG
34. High in the scale. : ALT
35. Inciting to attack. : SICKING
38. Across: Prefix. : DIA
39. Double-tongued one. : LIAR
41. Grow light. : DAWN
42. Republic of Hispaniola. : HAITI
44. Violin. : CREMONA
46. Round hand. : RONDE
47. Moccasin. : PAC
48. Appointment of a kind. : TRYST
50. Belle of the Wild West. : STARR
52. ___ gravity. : CENTEROF
56. Dali's affectation. : MOUSTACHE
58. Altogether. : INALL
59. Relative. : AUNT
60. Word with wood or water. : SHED
61. Have the use of. : ENJOY
62. French form of 18 Down. : PRES
63. Weird. : EERY
64. Region in W. Europe. : SAAR
1. Banter: Slang. : JOSH
2. High: Sp. : ALTO
3. Placate. : MOLLIFY
4. Relatives of stockmen. : BREEDERS
5. Groove. : STRIA
6. One type of employe. : THECLOCKWATCHER
7. Consume. : EAT
8. Confined by circumstances. : TIEDDOWN
9. Winged hat of Hermes. : PETASOS
10. Indigo. : ANIL
11. Kiltie. : SCOT
12. Legislator: Abbr. : SEN
13. One of LBJ's titles. : CIC
18. Close. : NEAR
20. Legal point. : RES
24. ___ law of the Franks. : SALIC
25. Oil of rose petals. : ATTAR
27. "Everybody's ___ it . . . " : DOIN
28. Opened. : UNDID
29. Hotel accommodations. : SUITE
30. Girl of song. : SAL
31. Read carefully. : SCAN
33. Toujours ___. : GAI
36. Vesuvianite, a glassy mineral. : IDOCRASE
37. Phantoms of a kind. : GHOSTIES
40. Feasts. : REPASTS
43. Feeler. : ANTENNA
45. Trading place. : MART
46. Part of Rembrandt's name. : RYN
49. Former Press Secretary. : REEDY
50. Off-key. : SOUR
51. Air. : TUNE
53. Eastern title. : RAJA
54. Genus of swans. : OLOR
55. Emulate the jet set. : FLY
56. Cartograph. : MAP
57. Cuba's once-strong man. : CHE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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