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New York Times, Monday, August 14, 1967

Author:
Martha J. DeWitt
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,575
Across
1. Football player. : BACK
5. Goat antelope. : SEROW
10. Tea, in Soho. : CHA
13. Hautboy. : OBOE
14. Stag's status. : ALONE
15. Pleased. : GLAD
16. Wild plum. : SLOE
17. Tag or sticker. : LABEL
18. Letter sign-off. : LOVE
19. Wife. : HELPMATE
21. Pusillanimous. : CRAVEN
23. Faction. : SIDE
24. Noted poet. : MOORE
25. Tiff. : SPAT
27. Twinkled. : SHIMMERED
31. Chips. : FLAKES
33. Understanding words. : ISEE
34. 1st-cen. date. : LVI
35. Mystic symbol. : RUNE
36. Sharpener. : HONER
38. Five or nine. : TEAM
39. Wood. : ASH
40. Green: Her. : VERT
41. Cremonas' cousins, for short. : STRADS
43. Describing some stylish gowns. : SHAPELESS
46. Prevalent. : RIFE
47. Spikes. : NAILS
48. Natty. : TRIG
50. Photogenic ones. : MODELS
52. Adm. Mahan's subject. : SEAPOWER
56. College hall. : AULA
57. Of a certain wood. : OAKEN
59. Church part. : NAVE
60. Bird. : WREN
61. Exercising. : USING
62. 21 and others. : AGES
63. Draft initials. : SSS
64. Medicinal plant. : TANSY
65. Allowed temporary use. : LENT
Down
1. Empty talk: Colloq. : BOSH
2. Kind of seaman. : ABLE
3. Self-control, current style. : COOL
4. Token of friendship. : KEEPSAKE
5. Side dish. : SALAD
6. Exalts. : ELATES
7. Garment. : ROBE
8. Highest in standing. : ONE
9. Red-carpet rollers. : WELCOMERS
10. Freeway junction. : CLOVERLEAF
11. Experience. : HAVE
12. Yemen's neighbor. : ADEN
15. Angry look. : GLARE
20. Arachnid. : MITE
22. Ancient city. : ROME
24. ___ en scène. : MISE
25. Wintry word. : SLUSH
26. Parts of Texas and Oklahoma. : PANHANDLES
28. Tips. : HINTS
29. Get away from. : EVADE
30. Lowers lights. : DIMS
31. Brothers. : FRAS
32. Pays: Slang. : SHELLSOUT
37. Mining assets. : ORES
38. Of a triangle. : TRIGONAL
40. Cloak. : VEIL
42. Journey. : TRIP
44. Song of triumph. : PAEAN
45. Works of a Dutch painter. : STEENS
49. Long-limbed. : RANGY
50. Gullets. : MAWS
51. Possessive. : OURS
52. Pelt. : SKIN
53. Stipend. : WAGE
54. Tied. : EVEN
55. Musical term. : REST
58. ___ rule. : ASA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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