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New York Times, Monday, March 6, 1967

Author: Arthur S. Heiser
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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1. Side arm. : SABRE
6. Rearward. : AFT
9. Add zest to. : SPICE
14. Greek epic. : ILIAD
15. Hillbilly's parent. : MAW
16. Helmet. : ARMET
17. Hindenburg, for one. : DIRIGIBLE
19. Blooming evergreen. : HEATH
20. "To the ___ of the earth." : ENDS
21. Nylons. : HOSE
22. Sharp-pointed. : ACUTE
23. Perform for practice. : REHEARSE
25. Textbook. : PRIMER
26. Mountain in Greek legend. : OSSA
27. One of many in a pot. : BEAN
28. Burmese statesman. : UNU
30. Railroad car. : SMOKER
33. Yield. : CEDE
37. Western group. : POSSE
39. Old ___. : VIC
40. Stands still. : STAYS
41. British gun. : STEN
42. Marine snail. : WINKLE
44. Old hand. : VET
45. Singles. : ONES
47. Handle: Fr. : ANSE
49. Taught. : SHOWED
52. Lack of esthetic sense. : BADTASTE
56. Flows ripplingly. : PURLS
57. Long ago. : YORE
58. Roman date. : IDES
59. New York island. : ELLIS
60. Spring carnival. : MARDIGRAS
62. Let well enough ___. : ALONE
63. Short-lived republic: Abbr. : CSA
64. Big game. : MOOSE
65. Marlines. : ROPES
66. Abstinence group. : ATS
67. Release. : UNPEN
1. Word with East or West. : SIDER
2. Straighten. : ALINE
3. Martin's home. : BIRDHOUSE
4. More pay. : RAISES
5. Man's name: Abbr. : EDG
6. Early pulpits. : AMBOS
7. Feigned. : FALSE
8. Bird's note. : TWEE
9. African region. : SAHARA
10. Part of a city. : PRECINCT
11. Mohammedan priest: Var. : IMAUM
12. French demonstrative. : CETTE
13. Upper space. : ETHER
18. Moslem pilgrim garb. : IHRAM
24. S. African fox. : ASSE
25. Through. : PER
27. Companion of call. : BECK
28. Increases: Colloq. : UPS
29. Negative particle. : NOT
31. Genus of sheep. : OVIS
32. Relatives. : KIN
34. Listen secretly. : EAVESDROP
35. Cochineal, for one. : DYE
36. Id ___. : EST
38. Type of boundary on a mountain. : SNOWLINE
40. Delighted: Slang. : SENT
42. Take a partner. : WED
43. Bailed. : LADED
46. Some capes. : NESSES
48. Part of many a dateline. : SAIGON
49. Grass shoot. : SPEAR
50. Exclamation of surprise. : HULLO
51. Lowest deck. : ORLOP
52. Vaunt. : BOAST
53. Tapestry. : ARRAS
54. Comb in reverse. : TEASE
55. Ruhr city. : ESSEN
57. Youth group. : YMCA
61. Baking pit, in Hawaii. : IMU

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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