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New York Times, Tuesday, April 12, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 301 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,086
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1. Nevada city. : ELKO
5. Stiffly formal. : PRIM
9. Gaucho's missile. : BOLAS
14. Former African rulers. : DEYS
15. Essential part. : ROOT
16. Remarque. : ERICH
17. Member of the Ivy League. : DARTMOUTH
19. Comedian's forte. : FARCE
20. "___ was saying . . . " : ASI
21. Deeds: Lat. : ACTA
22. Plane surfaces of a gem. : FACETS
23. Date of a sort. : STEADY
25. Tumble. : SPILL
27. Major leaguers. : PROS
29. Attentive. : ALLEARS
33. Military command. : PRESENTARMS
37. Bird. : DAW
38. Term of endearment. : LOVE
39. Where: Lat. : UBI
40. Remedy. : CURE
41. Native of: Suffix. : OTE
42. Garden product. : CABBAGEHEAD
46. Break in on. : DISTURB
48. Nothing: Sp. : NADA
49. Holds up. : STAYS
51. Warmhearted. : TENDER
55. Man's name. : ANSELM
58. Not settled. : OPEN
60. Yellow bugle. : IVA
61. River mouth. : DELTA
62. Wrinkles of a sort. : CROWSFEET
64. Refuse. : DROSS
65. Extent. : AREA
66. Scary one. : OGRE
67. Realtors' offerings. : SITES
68. Double exclamation. : MYMY
69. Fair-haired ones. : BOYS
1. Two old Norse books. : EDDAS
2. Slightest. : LEAST
3. ___ eleison (Lord, have mercy). : KYRIE
4. East: Ger. : OST
5. Star in Canis Minor. : PROCYON
6. Scatter in flight. : ROUT
7. Whits. : IOTAS
8. Calendar abbreviation. : MTH
9. Takes place. : BEFALLS
10. Sibyl. : ORACLE
11. Foreign currency. : LIRE
12. Business abbreviation. : ACCT
13. The women. : SHES
18. Señorita's parent. : MADRE
22. Picture. : FILM
24. Church feature. : APSE
26. Of a fine white marble. : PARIAN
28. Short and heavy. : STUBBY
30. Together: Mus. : ADUE
31. ___ avis. : RARA
32. Part of Europe: Abbr. : SWED
33. Trudge. : PLOD
34. French menu entry. : ROTI
35. See 13 Down. : EVES
36. Yarn of the warp, in weaving. : ABB
40. Famous Charlie. : CHAN
42. Sword. : CUTLASS
43. Biblical region. : ARAM
44. Ingress or egress. : GATEWAY
45. Delightful spots. : EDENS
47. Insect. : TSETSE
50. Apologetic utterance. : SORRY
52. Rivera. : DIEGO
53. Complete. : EVERY
54. Considers. : RATES
55. Subjoins. : ADDS
56. St. Philip ___. : NERI
57. Part of a piggybank. : SLOT
59. Metrical word. : POEM
62. Piece of mechanism. : CAM
63. Business abbreviation. : FOB

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

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