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New York Times, Tuesday, May 9, 1967

Author:
Helen Fasulo
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J Q V X }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
Helen Fasulo has 94 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,478
Across
1. Decree. : FIAT
5. Well-known movie director. : CAPRA
10. City: Lat. : URBS
14. Hapsburg emperor. : OTTO
15. Wyandot Indian. : HURON
16. Whimper. : PULE
17. Washington university. : GEORGETOWN
19. Swiss resort town. : THUN
20. Place for recreation. : GAMEROOM
21. Where Horta is. : AZORES
23. Increases. : UPS
24. Deep. : LOW
25. Court adjournment. : RECESS
29. Theatrical father and daughter. : SKINNERS
34. And others: Lat. abbr. : ETAL
35. Oregon name. : MORSE
36. Copy: Abbr. : FAC
37. Small parrot. : LORY
38. Ascertained. : GOTAT
39. Triangle group. : TRIO
40. Poetic preposition. : ERE
41. Fabric. : ORLON
42. Stage and movie name. : WEST
43. Municipal building. : TOWNHALL
45. Clock features. : CHIMES
47. Mon ___ Pierrot. : AMI
48. See 42 Across. : MAE
49. Ranchers. : COWMEN
52. Make public. : DISCLOSE
57. Common French infinitive. : ETRE
58. Western tourist attractions. : GHOSTTOWNS
60. Tuning indicator. : DIAL
61. German "unit." : EINER
62. N. Z. parrots. : KEAS
63. Glimpse. : ESPY
64. Type of rocket. : RETRO
65. Contemporary dramatist. : INGE
Down
1. Jules Verne character. : FOGG
2. Willow genus. : ITEA
3. Source of power. : ATOM
4. Raced. : TORE
5. Builder of the Great Pyramid. : CHEOPS
6. Detroit products. : AUTOS
7. Campus event. : PROM
8. Man an oar. : ROW
9. Historian. : ANNALIST
10. Part of a city. : UPTOWN
11. European steel center. : RUHR
12. Navy. : BLUE
13. 35 Across and others: Abbr. : SENS
18. Constellation, the Crane. : GRUS
22. Time belt. : ZONE
25. Sublease. : RELET
26. Kurile island. : ETORO
27. Cavalier poet. : CAREW
28. English isle. : ELY
29. Desert plant. : SOTOL
30. Former coin of Persia. : KRAN
31. Zimbalist. : EFREM
32. Bet more than. : RAISE
33. Kilties. : SCOTS
35. Defoe heroine. : MOLL
38. Name of fame in folk music. : GRAINGER
39. Double: Prefix. : TWI
41. "___, Oh My!" : OHME
44. That is to say. : NAMELY
45. Jefe of Havana. : CASTRO
46. A hundred: Prefix. : HECT
48. Scrooge. : MISER
49. Relinquish. : CEDE
50. See 29 Across. : OTIS
51. Stole. : WRAP
52. Word of admonishment. : DONT
53. Norse god. : LOKI
54. Celtic name. : OWEN
55. Catch. : SNAG
56. See 57 Across. : ESSE
59. Make haste. : HIE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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