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New York Times, Saturday, May 14, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,118
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1. Brunch, for one. : MEAL
5. Adjective suffix. : ATIC
9. Electrical units. : AMPS
13. As well. : ALSO
14. Chilean courtship dance. : CUECA
15. Uprising. : RIOT
16. "Henry IV" role. : PETO
17. Loyalty. : ALLEGIANCE
19. Conference setting. : SMOKEFILLEDROOM
21. The birds. : AVES
22. Piece of corn. : EAR
23. Monuments. : ARCHES
26. One of the stadiums. : SHEA
29. Fixed: Colloq. : PUT
32. Less ruddy. : PALER
33. Insignificant. : SMALLTIME
35. Locale. : AREA
36. Quotidian. : DAILY
37. Insurgents, for short. : REBS
38. Interprets wishfully. : READSINTO
40. Gem surface. : FACET
41. Coffee break hour. : TEN
42. Bring to bay: Colloq. : TREE
43. Condiment. : CAPERS
44. Heavy swell. : SEA
46. Grafting shoot. : SLIP
47. Certain retail places. : FILLINGSTATIONS
55. Chaparral bird. : ROADRUNNER
56. State: Abbr. : NDAK
57. In front of: Prefix. : ANTE
58. Brownish gray. : TAUPE
59. French writer. : GIDE
60. Noble. : PEER
61. Theological degrees. : STBS
62. Obstacle. : SNAG
1. Newspaper features. : MAPS
2. Kind of school: Abbr. : ELEM
3. Concerning. : ASTO
4. Anticipate. : LOOKAHEAD
5. Port of ancient Greece. : AULIS
6. Inform. : TELL
7. Island republic: Abbr. : ICEL
8. Hockey goal. : CAGE
9. Palm cockatoo. : ARARA
10. Bishop or knight, in chess. : MINORPIECE
11. Little: Sp. : POCO
12. Goblet part. : STEM
14. Estaminets. : CAFES
18. Hero. : IDEAL
20. Even once. : EVER
23. Not in close proximity. : APART
24. Street show. : RAREE
25. Unblemished record. : CLEANSLATE
26. Strike heavily. : SMITE
27. Nimbus. : HALO
28. Culbertson. : ELY
30. Artist's pigment. : UMBER
31. Assays. : TESTS
33. Rational. : SANE
34. Ornamental dress. : TRAPPINGS
36. SE or NW. : DIR
39. Way up. : STAIR
40. En ___ (actually): Fr. : FAIT
43. Irish county. : CLARE
45. Shrub or tree. : ELDER
46. Walks. : STEPS
47. Tighten ropes, on shipboard. : FRAP
48. 1834 heroine. : IONE
49. Brownie ingredient. : NUTS
50. Midge. : GNAT
51. Affront. : SNUB
52. Valhalla host. : ODIN
53. Nothing: Sp. : NADA
54. Extension of a ship's keel. : SKEG

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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