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New York Times, Monday, July 10, 1967

Author:
Jean Reed
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,540
Across
1. Bosc. : PEAR
5. Desert. : GOBI
9. Driving force. : MOTOR
14. Ship of myth. : ARGO
15. In excess. : OVER
16. "Here ___!" : ICOME
17. Got some exercise. : TOOKAWALK
19. Endured. : STOOD
20. Ukraine, for one: Abbr. : SSR
21. Prefix with cast or gram. : TELE
22. Military hats. : SHAKOS
23. Leavens. : YEASTS
25. Some other time. : MANANA
27. British statesman. : PITT
29. Bright yellow star. : CAPELLA
32. Item in an outline. : TOPIC
35. Fragrant root. : ORRIS
37. Result of strikes. : OUT
38. N. African city. : ORAN
39. Cookbook term. : BROIL
40. Horsy game. : POLO
41. Portuguese title: Abbr. : SNR
42. Part songs. : GLEES
43. Claptrap. : HOKUM
44. Early American. : SETTLER
46. Vehicle of a sort. : PRAM
48. Prayer. : ORISON
50. Texas city. : ELPASO
54. Flowers. : BLOOMS
56. Whether ___. : ORNO
58. Officers: Abbr. : LTS
59. Fiber from old rope. : OAKUM
60. Maine river. : AROOSTOOK
62. Incline. : SLOPE
63. "The King ___." : ANDI
64. O'Neill role. : ANNA
65. Less risky. : SAFER
66. Consumer. : USER
67. Equal. : PEER
Down
1. Girl's nickname. : PATSY
2. Notched, as leaves. : EROSE
3. Market place. : AGORA
4. Man of Seoul. : ROK
5. Greeley's advice. : GOWEST
6. Ellipse. : OVAL
7. Brazilian city. : BELEM
8. Annoy. : IRK
9. Adversities. : MISHAPS
10. Petroleum substance. : OCTANE
11. Examined. : TOOKALOOK
12. Novel of 1847. : OMOO
13. N.L. team. : REDS
18. Classical. : ATTIC
22. Slowpoke. : SNAIL
24. Whirl. : SPIN
26. Burnt to ___. : ACRISP
28. Arena star. : TORERO
30. Humdinger. : LULU
31. Jot. : ATOM
32. Flip. : TOSS
33. French river. : ORNE
34. Had some. : PARTOOKOF
36. Caviar. : ROE
39. Wish well. : BLESS
40. Perquisite of kings. : POMP
42. Inkling. : GLIMMER
43. Symbols of glory. : HALOS
45. Professional group. : TROUPE
47. French painter. : RENOIR
49. Fates, to the Vikings. : NORNS
51. Unaided. : ALONE
52. Slingshot ammo. : STONE
53. Composer Straus. : OSKAR
54. Head man. : BOSS
55. Trilling syllables. : LALA
57. Cycled. : RODE
60. Athletes' group. : AAU
61. Pull a plug. : TAP

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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