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Lou Sabin
Lou Sabin

New York Times, Monday, May 29, 1967

Author:
Louis Sabin
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J Q V X }, Scrabble score: 311 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
Lou Sabin has 108 pre-Shortz puzzles and 29 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,498
Across
1. Does patchwork. : SEWS
5. Boss on a shield. : UMBO
9. Engine sound. : CHUG
13. Playwright's concern. : PLOT
14. Sheltered places. : NOOKS
16. Seine tributary. : OISE
17. African plant. : ALOE
18. Carpenter. : WOODWORKER
20. California giants. : REDWOODS
22. Snakes. : ADDERS
23. U.S. naval hero. : PERRY
24. Potable of a kind. : BREW
25. One kind of card. : CREDIT
27. Go all-out. : AIMTOWIN
31. ___ cit. : LOC
32. Kind of writer: Colloq. : GHOST
34. Fodder plant. : SORGO
35. Diving birds. : AUKS
37. Tied in bondage. : YOKED
39. Measure (out). : DOLE
40. Soak. : STEEP
42. 0000000000. : ZEROS
44. ___-pros. : NOL
45. Augured. : HERALDED
47. Shouts from certain winners. : BINGOS
49. Set in place. : LAID
50. ___ Marmara. : SEAOF
51. Give heed. : ATTEND
54. Bitterness. : WORMWOOD
57. House support. : WOODENBEAM
59. Run ___. : INTO
60. Honshu city. : OTSU
61. Numerical prefix. : TETRA
62. Move strongly. : STIR
63. Speak like a child. : LISP
64. Group: Abbr. : ASSN
65. Verb suffix. : ESCE
Down
1. Mast. : SPAR
2. She: Fr. : ELLE
3. Flicker. : WOODPECKER
4. Cooked. : STEWED
5. Not deserving. : UNWORTHY
6. Temperamental. : MOODY
7. Disapproving sounds. : BOOS
8. Approved, in a way. : OKD
9. Logs. : CORDWOOD
10. Summer event. : HIKE
11. Employer. : USER
12. Teutons: Abbr. : GERS
15. Dense moving crowd. : SWARM
19. U.S. playwright. : ODETS
21. Prototype: Abbr. : ORIG
24. Dangerous dog. : BITER
25. Disagree. : CLASH
26. Channel. : ROUTE
27. Requested. : ASKED
28. Printer's problems. : WRONGFONTS
29. Cold-weather home. : IGLOO
30. Christmas greetings. : NOELS
33. Seeped. : OOZED
36. Closed completely. : SEALEDUP
38. ___ pinscher. : DOBERMAN
41. Tool for 18 Across. : PLANE
43. Anna's land. : SIAM
46. "She ___ say yes . . . " : DIDNT
48. Not at all. : NOWISE
50. Flies. : SOARS
51. Military acronym. : AWOL
52. Whole: Prefix. : TOTI
53. Partner of pitch. : TOSS
54. Drenches. : WETS
55. Of the ear. : OTIC
56. French illustrator. : DORE
58. First name in the theater. : BEA

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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