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New York Times, Monday, July 11, 1966

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 307 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,176
Across
1. Part of a harvest. : SHEAF
6. Mainstay. : PROP
10. Like filigree. : LACY
14. ___ lone oar (act on one's own). : PULLA
15. Gold: Prefix. : AURI
16. Water: Sp. : AGUA
17. Bygone. : OLDEN
18. Demerit. : BLACKMARK
20. Diminutive suffix. : ULE
21. Building material. : TILE
23. Cockatoos' pride. : CRESTS
24. Weather phenomenon. : TORNADO
26. River of Ayrshire. : DOON
27. Be the trouble with. : AIL
28. Doing a jet job. : PILOTING
32. Nursery rhyme character. : SIMPLESIMON
36. Language: Abbr. : GER
37. Cambodia's neighbor. : LAOS
38. Norse goddess. : HEL
39. Top-hole. : AONE
40. "But ___ on forever." : IGO
41. Clown. : MERRYANDREW
45. Driving hazards. : POTHOLES
47. Mauna ___. : LOA
48. Handled. : USED
49. Aquatic animal. : MUSKRAT
53. Harum-___. : SCARUM
56. Flower cluster. : CYME
57. Rio de ___. : ORO
58. Throw of four, in craps. : LITTLEJOE
60. African country. : GABON
62. One on a pedestal. : IDOL
63. Seabee's outfit. : NAVY
64. Vestment. : AMICE
65. Same: Fr. : MEME
66. Chirping note. : TWEE
67. Major leaguers. : YANKS
Down
1. Jet. : SPOUT
2. Hunting call. : HULLO
3. Patriarch. : ELDER
4. Gingery quaff. : ALE
5. Cooing bird. : FANTAIL
6. Picasso. : PABLO
7. Sway. : RULE
8. Pray: Lat. : ORA
9. Small shrill flute. : PICCOLO
10. Sigh for. : LAMENT
11. Cousins of beys. : AGAS
12. Succinct. : CURT
13. Asiatic beasts. : YAKS
19. Coin of Estonia. : KROON
22. Vain. : IDLE
25. Siestas. : NAPS
26. Indistinctly. : DIMLY
28. Span supports. : PIERS
29. Slavic name. : IGOR
30. Hawaiian goose. : NENE
31. Accrued. : GREW
32. Docking place. : SLIP
33. Symbol of treachery. : IAGO
34. Open to question. : MOOT
35. Fragment. : SHRED
39. Aleutian isle. : ADAK
41. Iraqi oil center. : MOSUL
42. Natural environment. : ELEMENT
43. Styptic. : ALUM
44. Bouquet. : NOSEGAY
46. Catapult. : HURTLE
49. Astonished exclamation. : MYEYE
50. Thrush. : ROBIN
51. Swaying to and fro. : AROCK
52. Hues. : TONES
53. Of small diameter. : SLIM
54. Killing: Suffix. : CIDE
55. Particle. : ATOM
56. Sheltered nook. : COVE
59. Chew the rag. : JAW
61. Professional group. : AMA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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