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New York Times, Monday, May 16, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,120
Across Down
1. Literary light. : SHAW
5. Come-on man. : SHILL
10. Figures. : TWOS
14. Apiece. : EACH
15. Osprey's nest. : AERIE
16. Latin exclamation. : EHEU
17. Healing. : CURE
18. Go for a walk. : TAKETHEAIR
20. Unheralded movie hit. : SLEEPER
22. Transportation service. : SHUTTLE
23. Eaters' guides. : DIETS
25. Live. : ARE
26. Taken. : STOLEN
29. Depict. : PORTRAY
33. Music ___. : LOVER
34. Thump. : BANG
35. Give-and-take. : SWOP
37. El ___, Ecuador province. : ORO
38. Old-time vehicles. : SURREYS
41. Pother. : ADO
42. ___ the Stilt. : WILT
44. Baked dishes. : PIES
45. Thin cookie. : WAFER
47. Fixed routes. : COURSES
49. Royal fortress. : CASTLE
50. Man's nickname. : NAT
51. Nicholas and others. : TSARS
53. Storage place. : ARSENAL
57. Town N of Boston. : ANDOVER
61. Circulates. : GETSAROUND
63. Baptism, for one. : RITE
64. Symbol on new Australian coin. : EMEU
65. Indian of TV fame. : TONTO
66. Dessert. : TART
67. Frolic. : ROMP
68. Blade of grass. : SPEAR
69. Travois. : SLED
1. Short times. : SECS
2. Catch. : HAUL
3. Farm section. : ACRE
4. Cajole. : WHEEDLE
5. Cotton fabric. : SATEEN
6. Vital part. : HEART
7. Annoy. : IRK
8. Relatives of fish stories. : LIES
9. That spring-fever feeling. : LETHARGY
10. Wobbles. : TEETERS
11. Surprised exclamation. : WHAT
12. Eye: Fr. : OEIL
13. Informal affirmative. : SURE
19. Wound. : HURT
21. Wharves. : PIERS
24. Leanest. : SPAREST
26. Traffic sign. : SLOW
27. Kind of lens. : TORIC
28. Convex molding. : OVOLO
30. Numbers. : ONES
31. Drifting. : AWAFT
32. Tyrolean song. : YODEL
34. Cheese. : BRIE
36. Think (over). : PORE
39. Parvenus. : UPSTARTS
40. Fairway. : SWARD
43. Adjusts, as a motor. : TUNESUP
46. Arranges and classifies. : ASSORTS
48. Genus of frogs. : RANA
49. Frankness. : CANDOR
52. Popular saint. : SANTA
53. Ripener. : AGER
54. San ___. : REMO
55. Prow. : STEM
56. Part of a bowknot. : LOOP
58. Bottle. : VIAL
59. Being: Fr. : ETRE
60. Commercial abbreviation. : RETD
62. Number: Fr. : UNE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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