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New York Times, Wednesday, May 18, 1966

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J K Q V X }, Scrabble score: 297 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 81, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,122

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Students & seniors
Across
1
Military power. : SWORD
6
Loud cry. : YAWP
10
Two-masted vessel. : BRIG
14
Large mackerel. : WAHOO
15
Arabic name. : ABOU
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Wealthy: Sp. : RICO
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Of a continent. : ASIAN
18
Bank's list of assets. : PORTFOLIO
20
Name meaning "a twin." : THOMAS
22
Clean. : UNSOILED
23
Exhibit. : SETOUT
25
Refinery of a kind. : OILERY
26
Fell. : CUTDOWN
28
Handle: Fr. : ANSE
29
___ loss. : ATA
30
Kinglike. : REGAL
32
Footprint. : TRACE
36
Familiar farewell. : TATA
38
Walt Disney creation. : DUMBO
40
Ships: Abbr. : STRS
41
Larceny. : THEFT
43
Retaining rights. : LIENS
45
Annoyed exclamation. : TUT
46
Hartebeest. : TORA
48
List in detail. : ITEMIZE
50
Newsman's adjunct. : CAMERA
53
Tiny. : ATOMIC
54
Baseball league. : AMERICAN
56
Canary island (with "Las'). : PALMAS
59
Adding machine. : TOTALIZER
61
Color. : TAUPE
62
Spoken. : ORAL
63
Headline initials. : NATO
64
Small map of a kind. : INSET
65
Little ___. : NELL
66
Bite. : GNAW
67
Certain students. : COEDS
Down
1
Babe Ruth's kingdom. : SWAT
2
Weekly chore. : WASH
3
Three-time Rose Bowl winner. : OHIOSTATE
4
Went about. : ROAMED
5
Tither, for example. : DONATOR
6
One of the Carolines. : YAP
7
Approximately. : ABOUT
8
The worse for wear. : WORN
9
Assumes. : PUTSON
10
Chickens. : BROILERS
11
Cleft on the moon's surface. : RILLE
12
More aloof. : ICIER
13
Delicacy: Colloq. : GOODY
19
Palm off. : FOIST
21
Planted. : SOWED
24
Hoof. : UNGULA
26
Memorable Carrie. : CATT
27
State. : UTAH
28
Even though. : ALBEIT
31
"What kind of fool ___?" : AMI
33
Xenophon, so called. : ATTICMUSE
34
Cross: Sp. : CRUZ
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Ferrara name. : ESTE
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Notwithstanding. : AFTERALL
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Ahead of all others. : ONTOP
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Bull's cell at ringside. : TORIL
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Serving as a warning of danger, as a snake's color. : SEMATIC
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Track activity. : RACING
49
City of the Sforzas. : MILANO
50
"___ a Hot Tin Roof." : CATON
51
Andante con ___. : AMORE
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Nickel. : METAL
53
European news agency. : ANETA
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Muezzin's call to prayer. : AZAN
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Mimicked. : APED
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Deposits. : SETS
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Rotten ___, Hyde Park bridle path. : ROW

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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