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New York Times, Friday, August 19, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 312 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,215
Across Down
1. Computer input. : DATA
5. Electrical unit. : WATT
9. Cracker. : WAFER
14. Sartorial style. : IVYLEAGUE
16. Home base. : PLATE
17. Members of the board. : DIRECTORS
18. Highway to Fairbanks. : ALCAN
19. Ab ___ (from the beginning): Lat. : OVO
20. Shed. : LEANTO
22. Use a blowtorch. : WELD
23. Haul. : CART
24. Hang on to. : KEEP
26. Discuss. : DEBATE
29. Type of large trunk. : SARATOGA
33. Ferrum. : IRON
34. Calico cloth. : DOWLAS
36. Man's nickname. : WES
37. Speech sound. : VOWEL
39. Coal mine. : PIT
40. Ebb and flow. : TIDES
42. Singular. : ODD
43. Represent. : ACTFOR
46. Range feature. : MESA
47. Huntley-Brinkley report, for instance. : TELECAST
49. Fish hawk. : OSPREY
51. Wapiti. : ELKS
52. Notches. : CUTS
53. Additional. : MORE
55. Cigar. : HAVANA
58. Develop. : BUD
61. Part of OD. : OLIVE
63. Letter writer's sign-off. : CORDIALLY
65. Large and small. : SIZES
66. Symbol of rapture. : CLOUDNINE
67. Trail. : SCENT
68. Part of THI. : TEMP
69. On ___ with (equal to). : APAR
1. Antic. : DIDO
2. Tel ___. : AVIV
3. Beginner. : TYRO
4. Hops drink. : ALE
5. Diluted. : WATERED
6. Have ___ (try). : AGOAT
7. Curve. : TURN
8. Sample. : TEST
9. Agency of the thirties. : WPA
10. Wrong: Slang. : ALLWET
11. Compact item. : FACEPOWDER
12. And elsewhere: Lat. abbr. : ETAL
13. Pull apart. : REND
15. Fame. : ECLAT
21. Stew ingredient. : OKRA
23. Malacca. : CANE
25. Direction. : EAST
26. Lump of turf. : DIVOT
27. Wear away. : ERODE
28. Expurgate. : BOWDLERIZE
29. Fast. : SWIFT
30. Choir member. : ALTO
31. Fowl. : GEESE
32. See 8 Down. : ASSAY
35. Makes a choice. : OPTS
38. Require. : LACK
41. Brats. : IMPS
44. Ready money. : CASH
45. Rodeo. : ROUNDUP
48. Six bells. : ELEVEN
50. Sober-minded. : STAID
52. Billiard shot. : CAROM
53. Bryophyte. : MOSS
54. Chemical suffix. : OLIC
56. Business abbreviation. : ACCT
57. Field mouse. : VOLE
58. Radar screen image. : BLIP
59. Bone. : ULNA
60. Textile worker. : DYER
62. Time zone abbreviation. : EST
64. Collection of table talk. : ANA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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