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New York Times, Saturday, April 23, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 47, Avg Word Len: 4.94, Missing: { Q }, Scrabble score: 332 (avg 1.87)
Open Squares: 44, Cheaters: 20, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,097
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1. Watch pockets. : FOBS
5. Overload. : CLOG
9. Wall lamps. : PINUPS
11. As ___. : SOONAS
13. Confused. : MIXEDUP
14. African antelopes. : IMPALAS
16. Inclined. : APT
17. Takes forty winks. : SNOOZES
19. Call ___ day. : ITA
20. Nike ___ missile. : ZEUS
22. Chosen. : KOREA
23. Faux pas. : SLIP
24. Southeast wind. : EURUS
26. Chaplin picture (with "The"). : KID
27. Champagne buckets. : ICERS
28. Stimulate: Colloq. : PEPUP
30. Relative of a dick. : GUMSHOE
32. Proceed laboriously. : PLOW
34. Symbol of triumph. : PALM
35. ___ on (visits). : LOOKSIN
38. Denim pants. : JEANS
41. Jocund. : MERRY
42. Ending: Abbr. : SUF
44. Satisfy. : SLAKE
46. Coup d'___. : ETAT
47. Obscure. : BEFOG
49. The Israelites. : ZION
50. Hebrew letter. : NUN
51. Cheer. : COMFORT
53. Kind of cleaner: Abbr. : VAC
54. Promote. : UPGRADE
56. In the main. : LARGELY
58. Tars. : SEAMEN
59. Acts the barker. : SPIELS
60. Spill. : SHED
61. Spiritually pure. : HOLY
1. Permanent part. : FIXTURE
2. All's partner. : ONE
3. Signs of Spring. : BUDS
4. Mettle. : SPUNK
5. ___ cropper. : COMEA
6. Prunes. : LOPS
7. ___ shoestring. : ONA
8. Italian astronomer. : GALILEO
9. Begin to speak: Colloq. : PIPEUP
10. Ghost-writer: Slang. : SPOOK
11. Formed a judgment. : SIZEDUP
12. Trenchant wit. : SATIRE
13. Intricacy. : MAZE
15. Weakens. : SAPS
18. The real McCoy: Abbr. : ORIG
21. Champion. : SUPPORT
23. Sentimentalism: Slang. : SCHMALZ
25. Resentful. : SULKY
27. Man and Wight. : ISLES
29. Battery terminal: Abbr. : POS
31. Army man: Abbr. : MAJ
33. Solomon and others. : WISEMEN
35. Slowdowns. : LETUPS
36. Succulent fruits. : ORANGES
37. ___ sed! : NUFF
39. Ingenuously. : NAIVELY
40. Toasts. : SKOALS
41. Party-giver's concern. : MENU
43. Imprudent ones. : FOOLS
45. Reference work: Abbr. : ENCY
47. Presaged. : BODED
48. Diagram of a sort. : GRAPH
51. "___ the dawn." : CAME
52. Wine, women, and song. : TRIO
55. Cheer. : RAH
57. Colloid. : GEL

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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