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New York Times, Saturday, March 19, 1966

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,062
Across
1. And others: Lat. abbr. : ETAL
5. Bursts of anger. : HUFFS
10. Fore-and-aft sail supporter. : SPAR
14. Art of self-defense. : JUDO
15. Open. : OVERT
16. Fabric weave. : LENO
17. Midlothian city: Abbr. : EDIN
18. Transistor device. : RADIO
19. Poetic preposition. : UNTO
20. Inherit. : COMEINTO
22. Spread about, as rumors. : NOISED
24. French reply to 45 Across. : TRESBIENMERCI
26. Receptacle. : TIN
27. Slacken sail. : EASEOFF
30. Gaucho's weapon. : BOLAS
33. Cut loose. : LETGO
35. Correlative. : NOR
36. Opera role. : IGOR
37. Sierra ___, Mexican mountains. : MADRE
38. Evening: It. : SERA
39. Prefix with cycle or color. : TRI
40. Piece of music. : LARGO
41. Obscured with smoke. : MURKY
42. ___ Norkay, Everest climber. : TENSING
44. Short or long ___. : TON
45. Everyday Spanish greeting. : COMOESTAUSTED
51. Bas ___. : RELIEF
53. Fictional advice to Lassie. : COMEHOME
54. Perfume. : ODOR
55. Poorer. : WORSE
57. Similar. : AKIN
58. Voluntarily silent. : MUTE
59. Satellite of Uranus. : ARIEL
60. One of the Carnegies. : DALE
61. Yearn (for). : ACHE
62. Recompense. : REPAY
63. Open or shut items. : EYES
Down
1. Drive out. : EJECT
2. Royal house. : TUDOR
3. "Brother, can you spare ___?" : ADIME
4. State symbol. : LONESTAR
5. Meddle: Slang. : HORNIN
6. Grape conserve. : UVATE
7. Was nourished by. : FEDON
8. Calendar abbreviation. : FRI
9. Cave man's time. : STONEAGE
10. Floodgate. : SLUICE
11. Retiree. : PENSIONER
12. Part of A.M. : ANTE
13. English rod. : ROOD
21. Relative of a heron. : IBIS
23. Thereabouts. : ORSO
25. European subway. : METRO
28. Runcible spoon. : FORK
29. Become worn. : FRAY
30. Deck post. : BITT
31. Fearsome creature. : OGRE
32. Relative of a lavalava. : LOINCLOTH
33. Bulky. : LARGE
34. Man's name: Abbr. : EDG
37. Part of an armada. : MANOFWAR
38. Parasol. : SUNSHADE
40. Shade of green. : LIME
41. Petulant expression. : MOUE
43. Social event. : SOIREE
44. Without opposition. : TAMELY
46. Stock certificate. : SCRIP
47. "And never go ___ . . . " : TOSEA
48. Hungarian wine. : TOKAY
49. Coué. : EMILE
50. British dunes. : DENES
51. Paisano's capital. : ROMA
52. Training: Abbr. : EDUC
56. Pay dirt. : ORE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 6 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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