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New York Times, Friday, July 21, 1967

Author:
George Laczko
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { G J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
George Laczko has 37 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,551
Across
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Put aside. : DOFF
5
Toucan's feature. : BEAK
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Fraction. : HALF
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Another name. : ALIAS
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Dresden's river. : ELBE
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Floating. : ASEA
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Symbol of hospitality. : WELCOMEMAT
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Sports area. : RINK
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Entreats. : SOLICITS
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As yet. : TODATE
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Wagons-___, sleeping cars of Europe. : LITS
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Extra. : PLUS
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Warning, Latin style. : CAVEAT
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Sham. : PRETENSE
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Genus of lizards. : UMA
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Embankment. : LEVEE
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Vessel. : SLOOP
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Swamp shrub of southern U.S. : TITI
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Faroese. : NORSE
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French girl's name. : LILI
41
Part of a La Scala production. : SCENA
43
Where Alexander defeated Darius. : ISSUS
45
Indian. : SAC
46
Room for certain traffic. : AIRSPACE
48
Lapels. : REVERS
50
Time's companion. : TIDE
51
Letter sign-off. : LOVE
52
Term in music. : STEREO
55
Glove leather. : CAPESKIN
59
Deerlike animal of Asia. : NAPU
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Wife of Pluto. : PROSERPINE
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Adjective suffix. : ATIC
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Recital. : TALE
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Medicinal plant. : SENNA
65
Tense. : PAST
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Ship's boom. : SPAR
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Musical symbol. : REST
Down
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Birds. : DAWS
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Bread spread. : OLEO
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Occupy. : FILL
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Easy. : FACILE
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Farm crop. : BEETS
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Trees. : ELMS
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Arab's robe. : ABA
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Housewife's need. : KETTLE
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Madison Avenue term. : HARDSELL
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Largest of six land areas. : ASIA
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Imparted. : LENT
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Imitation. : FAKE
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Informal party. : SOCIAL
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Glove. : MITTEN
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Baseball term. : OUTS
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Urge. : PRESS
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___ caper. : CUTSA
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Friends: Lat. : AMICI
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Fraülein's relative. : VATER
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Grayish blue. : PERSE
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Uproar. : NOISE
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Of the sun. : SOLAR
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Great works. : EPICS
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Utter. : VOICE
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Command. : INSTRUCT
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See 10 Down. : EUROPE
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"Baked in ___." : APIE
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Divides. : SEVERS
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Votes to accept. : ADOPTS
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Evening. : VESPER
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Light beam, modern style. : LASER
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Cooky. : SNAP
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Leave-taking of a kind. : TATA
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Finials. : EPIS
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African tree. : COLA
56
The "lowing herd." : KINE
57
Vacation places. : INNS
58
Undiluted. : NEAT
61
Least bit: Colloq. : RAP

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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