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New York Times, Monday, March 28, 1966

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.28, Missing: { Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 88, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,071
Across
1. Marked by frugality. : SPARTAN
8. Procession participant. : PARADER
15. Kind of pudding. : TAPIOCA
16. Vivify. : ANIMATE
17. Semitic tongue. : ARAMAIC
18. Brings to recollection. : REVIVES
19. Hosiery shades. : TANS
20. Memorable orator and railroad man. : DEPEW
22. Housewife's bane. : DIRT
23. World War II agency. : OPA
24. Malay gibbon. : LAR
25. Compass point. : NNE
26. Record keeper, on campus: Abbr. : REGR
28. Felicity. : BLISS
30. Rocky eminence. : SCAR
31. More vaporous. : STEAMIER
33. Certain bus riders. : PUPILS
35. ___ libre. : VERS
36. Biologic factor. : GENE
37. Natural resource. : FOREST
40. Chinese dialect. : MANDARIN
44. Colleen's home. : ERIN
45. Courage. : HEART
47. Gambling game. : KENO
48. Year in middle of Middle Ages. : MIV
49. Ginger. : VIM
50. Big business: Abbr. : MFG
51. Certain bills. : ONES
53. Wears out. : JADES
55. Gaucho's weapon. : BOLA
56. Turned. : ROTATED
58. Figure of a kind. : NUMERAL
60. Needle-shaped. : ACEROSE
61. Adriatic seaport. : TRIESTE
62. Golden orioles. : LORIOTS
63. Seats. : SETTEES
Down
1. Machine parts. : STATORS
2. Rampart. : PARAPET
3. Natural adjunct: Var. : APANAGE
4. Encloses. : RIMS
5. "___ Water Lily." : TOA
6. Sourish. : ACID
7. Airplane sections. : NACELLES
8. Kitchen gadgets. : PARERS
9. Once more. : ANEW
10. Waterway: Abbr. : RIV
11. In the thick of. : AMID
12. Illustrious Italian. : DAVINCI
13. Interminable. : ETERNAL
14. Sleepers. : RESTERS
21. Poker holding. : PAIR
27. Barnaby Rudge's pet. : RAVEN
28. Origin. : BIRTH
29. Worn out. : SPENT
30. Command to a dog. : SPEAK
32. French possessive. : MES
34. "Sturm ___ Drang" : UND
36. Rompers, jumpers, et al. : GARMENTS
37. Of a bone. : FEMORAL
38. Ciudad Bolivar's river. : ORINOCO
39. Construction worker. : RIVETER
40. Yum-Yum or Peep-Bo. : MAID
41. Compunction. : REMORSE
42. Puff up. : INFLATE
43. Mexican city. : NOGALES
46. Gets around. : EVADES
52. See 36 Down. : SARI
53. Banter. : JEST
54. Steady. : SURE
55. Garden product. : BEET
57. Superfluously. : TOO
59. Cambridge school. : MIT

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

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