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New York Times, Tuesday, February 8, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.08, Missing: { F Q U V X Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 82, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,023
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1. Rustling sound. : SWISH
6. Alpine feature. : CRAG
10. Male swans. : COBS
14. Feline. : CATTY
15. Native of Burma. : LOLO
16. Buttery yellow oil. : OLEO
17. C'est ___. : ADIRE
18. Both: Prefix. : AMBI
19. Adjective for Scrooge. : MEAN
20. Italian. : PISAN
21. Cross oneself: Dial. : SAIN
22. Equal: Prefix. : PARI
23. City planned by L'Enfant. : WASHINGTONDC
26. Poetic verb form. : ART
29. Narrowing, as of a duct. : STENOSIS
30. Bird. : ROOK
32. Noun suffixes. : ADES
33. The moon: Poet. : DIANA
37. Ambling horse. : PADNAG
39. Goods washed ashore. : JETSAM
40. Heat. : ARDOR
41. Elephant's-ear. : TARO
44. Celtic land. : EIRE
45. Most tiresome. : WEARIEST
48. Scores, in game. : TDS
49. City planned by Captain Thomas Holme. : PHILADELPHIA
53. Cluny. : LACE
54. Attica township. : DEME
55. Device for gripping. : CLAMP
59. Describing wine and cheese. : AGED
60. Object of worship in old Egypt. : ATEN
61. Language of the New Testament. : KOINE
62. Taste. : TANG
63. ___ Saint-Michel. : MONT
64. Enrich the nature of. : ENDOW
65. "Vissi d'___." : ARTE
66. Boston and Portland: Abbr. : SPTS
67. Gathers. : REAPS
1. W. W. II title. : SCAP
2. African ravine. : WADI
3. "___ a far, far better thing . . . " : ITIS
4. One kind of vote. : STRAW
5. Wolflike animals. : HYENAS
6. Failed to harmonize. : CLASHED
7. Salad green. : ROMAINE
8. White mice. : ALBINOS
9. Departures. : GOINGS
10. Made up of distinct parts. : COMPOSITE
11. City on the Allegheny. : OLEAN
12. Facial decor. : BEARD
13. ___ boom. : SONIC
24. Party of a kind. : STAG
25. Ocean phenomenon. : TIDE
26. Italian stringed instrument. : ARPA
27. Zoo sound effect. : ROAR
28. Mrs. Lincoln's maiden name. : TODD
31. Enlightenment. : KNOWLEDGE
34. ___ were. : ASIT
35. Ancient aromatic ointment. : NARD
36. Iowa city. : AMES
38. Surface extent. : AREA
39. Rib. : JOSH
41. Uppermost branches. : TREETOP
42. Cold, for one. : AILMENT
43. Feels contrition. : REPENTS
46. Sharer of Nobel peace prize, 1931. : ADDAMS
47. Telegraphic device. : TICKER
49. Silver, in Spain. : PLATA
50. Mother of Ishmael. : HAGAR
51. Kind of sale. : ICENT
52. Unique. : ALONE
56. Princess Amneris's slave. : AIDA
57. Part of the alphabet song. : MNOP
58. Benches. : PEWS

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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