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New York Times, Wednesday, August 24, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 309 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,220
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1. Fluent. : GLIB
5. Harmonium. : ORGAN
10. Attention-getting sound. : AHEM
14. Argyll island. : IONA
15. Freight. : CARGO
16. Pro ___. : RATA
17. Informal wear. : SPORTSHIRT
19. That time. : THEN
20. Fraction. : TENTH
21. Phenomenon of the 1920's. : SPEAKEASY
23. Chemical ending. : OIC
25. Dresses of Allahabad. : SARIS
26. Be speechless from emotion: Colloq. : CHOKEUP
30. Office help. : TYPISTS
34. Inter-American group. : OAS
35. Impostor. : FRAUD
37. ___ through (persisted). : SAWIT
38. Small notch. : NICK
40. Roman, elite, and others. : TYPES
42. Poetic contraction. : NEER
43. MetaIlic sound. : CLANG
45. Volcano on Honshu. : ASAMA
47. Dined. : ATE
48. Vainglorious behavior. : HEROICS
50. Uncultivated one: Slang. : LOWBROW
52. Causes surfeit. : CLOYS
54. Dame. : GAL
55. Cowboys. : BUCKAROOS
59. Glory. : KUDOS
63. Mountain: Prefix. : OREO
64. Take chances. : RUNTHERISK
66. Stead. : LIEU
67. Spry. : AGILE
68. Account. : TALE
69. Deputy: Abbr. : ASST
70. Engines, for short. : LOCOS
71. Gradual. : SLOW
1. Main point. : GIST
2. Gait. : LOPE
3. Look ___ (visit). : INON
4. Hungarian composer. : BARTOK
5. Army training outfit. : OCS
6. Stadium sounds. : RAHS
7. Handles. : GRIPS
8. Very much. : AGREATDEAL
9. Taker of affidavits. : NOTARY
10. Well. : ARTESIAN
11. Mirthful sound. : HAHA
12. Vous ___ (you are): Fr. : ETES
13. Quite a few. : MANY
18. Larcenous one. : THIEF
22. Undressed pelts. : KIPS
24. Bluff. : CURT
26. Shell. : CONCH
27. Selassie. : HAILE
28. Source of 59 Across, in Hollywood. : OSCAR
29. Way to meet taxes. : PAYASYOUGO
31. Assert with emphasis. : SWEAR
32. Become associated with. : TIETO
33. Broadcast. : STREW
36. Raises: Colloq. : UPS
39. Sensationally attractive one: Slang. : KNOCKOUT
41. Weather word. : SMOG
44. River into the Colorado. : GILA
46. Rouse. : AWAKE
49. Ranch structure. : CORRAL
51. Utters impulsively. : BLURTS
53. ___ boom. : SONIC
55. Ball-rope missile. : BOLA
56. Novelist Leon. : URIS
57. Letters. : CEES
58. Caen's neighbor. : STLO
60. Call up. : DIAL
61. European capital. : OSLO
62. Swerve or twist. : SKEW
65. Males. : HES

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

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