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New York Times, Friday, May 19, 1967

Author:
George Laczko
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 296 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
George Laczko has 37 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,488
Across
1. Y.M.C.A. or Y.M.H.A. : ASSN
5. Eastern potentates. : AGAS
9. Put off. : DEFER
14. Palm tree. : COCO
15. In the upper brackets. : RICH
16. Seep. : EXUDE
17. Region on the Rhine. : RUHR
18. In authority. : OVER
19. Bulky. : LARGE
20. Conceit. : EGO
21. Petitioner. : SUER
22. Bequeathed. : WILLED
23. Travelogue, for instance. : SHORTSUBJECT
26. Fields of knowledge. : LORES
27. Discomfits. : ABASHES
31. Pacific islands. : SAMOAS
33. Hand, often in glove. : FIST
34. Verse form. : ODE
35. Fasten firmly. : CLAMP
36. Presidential nickname. : CAL
37. Sidestep. : ELUDE
39. Blade. : OAR
40. Handle. : HILT
42. Kyushu volcano. : ASOSAN
43. Baked meat dish. : TIMBALE
45. Follow. : ENSUE
46. Recent Broadway comedy. : ANYWEDNESDAY
50. Cornell's lake. : CAYUGA
53. Mortgage. : LIEN
54. ___ de France. : ILE
55. Prior to: Dial. : AFORE
56. Penn State's rival. : PITT
57. Deeds: Lat. : ACTA
58. Kitchen gadget. : PARER
59. Radish, for one. : ROOT
60. Card game. : SKAT
61. Ringlet. : TRESS
62. French verb. : ETRE
63. Cow-headed goddess. : ISIS
Down
1. Farmland. : ACRES
2. Murmur of the wind. : SOUGH
3. Teacher, old style. : SCHOOLMARM
4. Neither's companion. : NOR
5. Stirs up. : AROUSES
6. "___ this day . . . " : GIVEUS
7. Sharply critical. : ACERB
8. Wall Street abbreviation. : SHR
9. Lunchroom of a sort. : DELICATESSEN
10. Glorifies. : EXALTS
11. Roll up. : FURL
12. Brink. : EDGE
13. Kind of grass. : REED
21. Certain commuters. : STRAPHANGERS
22. Networks. : WEBS
24. Space. : ROOM
25. Prisoners' base. : JAIL
28. Hotel employes: Slang. : HOUSEDICKS
29. Norse literary work. : EDDA
30. Observed. : SEEN
31. Highlander. : SCOT
32. Jai ___. : ALAI
33. Prosperous. : FAT
36. Ball of thread. : CLEW
38. Gehrig and others. : LOUS
41. There is: Fr. : ILYA
42. French girl's name. : ANNETTE
44. River of Bolivia. : BAURES
45. Newspaperman. : EDITOR
47. Literary light. : ELIOT
48. Mongolian range. : ALTAI
49. Irish poet. : YEATS
50. Navy man: Abbr. : CAPT
51. At a distance. : AFAR
52. Of ___ (of long ago). : YORE
56. Before: Prefix. : PRE
57. ___ live and breathe! : ASI

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

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