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New York Times, Monday, June 5, 1967

Author:
Ronald C. Hirschfeld
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Z }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Ronald C. Hirschfeld has 25 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,505
Across
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Type of noun: Abbr. : MASC
5
Schoolbook. : TEXT
9
Golf strokes. : BAFFS
14
___ day. : ONEA
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Field: Lat. : AGER
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Brilliant success. : ECLAT
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28 Down, for one. : STAR
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Not any. : NONE
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Bird of the rail family. : CRAKE
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Take no part in. : SITOUT
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Kibitzer. : ONLOOKER
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Early Bird satellite. : COMSAT
26
Pyramid, for example. : TOMB
27
European. : SLAV
29
Four o'clock china. : TEACUP
33
Dog. : QUADRUPED
38
Office worker. : STENO
39
To unite: Fr. : UNIR
40
Cavity: Anat. : SINUS
42
Wading bird. : IBIS
43
Loafs. : IDLES
45
Countrify. : RUSTICATE
47
"___ his own." : TOEACH
49
Jeanne d'Arc, et al. : STES
50
Manner. : MIEN
52
Canary. : YELLOW
56
Kind of pike. : WALLEYED
60
Sanity. : REASON
62
Pertaining to bees. : APIAN
63
"Taffy ___ Welshman . . . " : WASA
65
European capital. : ROMA
66
European currency. : FRANC
67
In good condition. : TRIG
68
Sound of thunder. : CLAP
69
Afternoon, in Spain. : TARDE
70
Quondam. : ONCE
71
Fowl. : HENS
Down
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Bryophyte. : MOSS
2
Caper. : ANTIC
3
Treaty org. : SEATO
4
Strike and rebound. : CAROM
5
Father of Niobe. : TANTALUS
6
Self. : EGO
7
Foreign: Prefix. : XENO
8
Nottingham's river. : TRENT
9
Suits. : BECOMES
10
Gymnastic. : ACROBATIC
11
Ack-ack. : FLAK
12
Counterfeit. : FAKE
13
Ending with old or young. : STER
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U.N. member. : USSR
23
Parcel of land. : LOT
25
Large mammal. : TAPIR
28
Planet. : VENUS
30
Tropical tree. : CEBA
31
Inch or foot. : UNIT
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Nonplus. : POSE
33
Resign. : QUIT
34
Open. : UNDO
35
Wing: Fr. : AILE
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Utopia of a sort. : DREAMLAND
37
Powdery. : DUSTY
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One way to travel. : STEERAGE
44
Subject for today's scholars. : SCIENCE
46
Capri. : ISLE
48
Cry of surprise. : HEY
51
Unconversant with. : NEWTO
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Tree. : LARCH
54
"___ Mio." : OSOLE
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Eve. : WOMAN
56
Float. : WAFT
57
Guamanian seaport. : APRA
58
Two-faced one. : LIAR
59
Sew. : DARN
61
Siestas. : NAPS
64
Thus: Lat. : SIC

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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