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New York Times, Tuesday, May 31, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.08, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 78, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,135
Across Down
1. Follow along. : CHASE
6. Dickens' Silas. : WEGG
10. Type of test. : ACID
14. Covered with fluff. : LINTY
15. Type of hat. : HALO
16. See 7 Down. : LADY
17. Inner arm bones. : ULNAE
18. Pliant. : ADAPTABLE
20. Political group. : BLOC
21. Man's name. : ERIC
22. Canadian physician. : OSLER
23. Restaurant equipment. : COFFEEMAKERS
26. Very much. : BYHALF
29. Oklahoma city. : ADA
30. Type of athlete. : AMATEUR
32. Feminine title. : MRS
33. McClellan's opponent. : LEE
36. Wife of Abélard. : HELOISE
37. Workers' protest. : SITDOWN
39. Elders: Abbr. : SRS
40. Dept. of Scotland Yard. : CID
41. Was meddlesome: Colloq. : SNOOPED
42. Combat troops: Abbr. : CAV
43. Provokes. : ANGERS
44. President, for one. : OFFICEHOLDER
50. Welsh dog. : CORGI
51. Buffalo's waterfront. : ERIE
52. Some persons. : ONES
56. Relative of a squirrel cage. : TREADMILL
58. Lombardy city. : ASOLA
59. Field: Lat. : AGER
60. Suffix in chemistry. : ENOL
61. Term in carpentry. : TENON
62. Suffix with sour or sweet. : NESS
63. Descartes. : RENE
64. For ___ (cheaply). : ASONG
1. Elks or Lions. : CLUB
2. Capitol site. : HILL
3. Part of A.D. : ANNO
4. Marked by short, clear-cut notes: Mus. : STACCATO
5. Electric ___. : EYE
6. Waterfront structure. : WHARF
7. Girl of song. : EADIE
8. Frappé. : GLACE
9. Political group. : GOP
10. State. : ALASKA
11. Knitting stitch. : CABLE
12. Time waster. : IDLER
13. Workers with fabrics. : DYERS
19. Object once worn as a charm. : TOADSTONE
21. Gushing. : EFFUSIVE
24. Chemical used in soap, ointments, etc. : OLEICACID
25. Pickled meat. : MARINADE
26. Scornful sounds. : BAHS
27. Giant of Norse myth. : YMER
28. Dutch painter. : HALS
31. Madder. : RED
32. Valuable papers. : MSS
33. Run, in a way. : LOPE
34. Jug. : EWER
35. Termini. : ENDS
38. European wild flowers. : DOGROSES
42. Cheroots. : CIGARS
44. Occurring every eighth day. : OCTAN
45. Fabricate. : FORGE
46. Disengages. : FREES
47. German poet. : HEINE
48. Dress goods. : ORLON
49. French city. : LILLE
53. Negative exclamation. : NONO
54. College in N. C. : ELON
55. Rejoiced. : SANG
57. Sea: Fr. : MER
58. ___ premium. : ATA

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

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