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New York Times, Tuesday, August 16, 1966

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { G Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 301 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,212
Across
1. Hindu deity. : RAMA
5. Moving. : ASTIR
10. Plant fiber. : HEMP
14. Great work. : EPIC
15. Surfeited. : BLASE
16. On the deep. : ASEA
17. Catherine ___, Henry VIII's sixth. : PARR
18. Ally oneself with. : JOINFORCES
20. Broke a date: Slang. : STOODUP
22. Farmers' machines. : TEDDERS
23. Destructive insect. : BORER
25. Move swiftly: Colloq. : RIP
26. Hockey rink area, near goal. : CREASE
29. Passageways. : AVENUES
33. Slow: Fr. : LENTE
34. ___ breeches. : KNEE
35. Salver. : TRAY
37. "Nut-brown ___." : ALE
38. Least hasty. : SLOWEST
41. French article. : UNE
42. Fencing. : WIRE
44. Heron's cousin. : IBIS
45. Numerical prefix. : HEPTA
47. Army man. : COLONEL
49. Type of golf club. : LOFTER
50. Poetic time of day. : EVE
51. Stunt. : DWARF
53. Subservient. : SLAVISH
57. Admitted. : OWNEDUP
61. Celebrates. : MAKESMERRY
63. Cooper heroine. : CORA
64. Schedule: Abbr. : ITIN
65. Another meaning for 20 Across. : AROSE
66. Dice throw. : TREY
67. Shoe sizes. : TENS
68. More recent. : NEWER
69. Remarks. : SAYS
Down
1. Party members: Abbr. : REPS
2. "___ on the back." : APAT
3. Spanish painter. : MIRO
4. Trampoline performer. : ACROBAT
5. Forswear. : ABJURE
6. Inclination. : SLOPE
7. Indochinese native. : TAI
8. Common verbal contraction. : ISNT
9. Sports officials. : REFEREES
10. ___ to it (having trouble). : HARDPUT
11. Verb ending. : ESCE
12. Sea: Ger. : MEER
13. Annie Oakley. : PASS
19. Valhalla name. : ODIN
21. Prescribed amounts. : DOSES
24. Got out of hand. : RANWILD
26. Talon. : CLAW
27. Vestige. : RELIC
28. Spanish month. : ENERO
30. Letters. : VEES
31. Explode. : ERUPT
32. A votre ___. : SANTE
34. Port of Honshu. : KOBE
36. Four seasons. : YEAR
39. Tennis official. : LINESMAN
40. Irritant, figuratively. : THORN
43. Dice throws. : ELEVENS
46. Consequences. : EFFECTS
48. Genus of sheep. : OVIS
49. Solicitor. : LAWYER
52. More faulty. : WORSE
53. Struck, old style. : SMIT
54. Not long ago. : LATE
55. Consanguineous. : AKIN
56. This spot. : HERE
58. Dickens heroine. : DORA
59. Nobelist in physics. : UREY
60. Offers, as respects. : PAYS
62. Quarrel. : ROW

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