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New York Times, Thursday, August 24, 1967

Author:
Helen Fasulo
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J K Q X }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,585
Across
1. Modern drug. : ACTH
5. Become useless. : SPOIL
10. Weather word. : HAIL
14. Cooper heroine. : CORA
15. "___ Hat With a Silver Lining." : WEARA
16. Charles's sister. : ANNE
17. Ivory: Lat. : EBUR
18. English Derby town. : EPSOM
19. Port of Yugoslavia. : ZARA
20. Celebrated 19th century poet. : SHELLEY
22. Just punishments. : NEMESES
24. Breaks bread. : EATS
25. Public hero. : IDOL
26. Fortunetellers. : SIBYLS
29. People of West Africa. : ASHANTIS
33. Cassowary. : EMU
34. Personal magnetism: Colloq. : OOMPH
36. Sac: Anat. : BURSA
37. E. I. bird, the broadbill. : RAYA
39. Cyclades isle. : PAROS
41. Cash register. : TILL
42. Deputy. : AGENT
44. Became cheerful. : LITUP
46. Dame. : GAL
47. Muffin ingredient. : CORNMEAL
49. Develop into. : BECOME
51. Ethereal. : AERY
52. According to: It. : ALLA
53. Hades, in Roman myth. : AVERNUS
56. Bids bon voyage. : SEESOFF
60. Arrowhead part. : BARB
61. "___ Passes," Browning poem. : PIPPA
63. Cupid, in art. : AMOR
64. Ravel out. : UNDO
65. Biblical weeds. : TARES
66. Italian currency. : LIRE
67. Wrench (from). : TEAR
68. Sleep sound. : SNORE
69. Guy rope. : STAY
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1. Quartet of winners. : ACES
2. Modern name for Queenstown. : COBH
3. Constant. : TRUE
4. London street of doctors. : HARLEY
5. Tree of tropical America. : SWEETSOP
6. Samuel of 17th century London. : PEPYS
7. Occidental group: Abbr. : OAS
8. Strike while the ___. : IRONISHOT
9. Hebrew letter. : LAMEDH
10. Filbert. : HAZELNUT
11. Genus of ducks. : ANAS
12. Useful Latin phrase. : INRE
13. Meads. : LEAS
21. French composer. : LALO
23. Biblical kingdom. : MOAB
26. Pinnacle of glacial ice. : SERAC
27. Insect stage. : IMAGO
28. Department store employe. : BUYER
29. Early spring. : APRIL
30. Wheat: Sp. : TRIGO
31. Moslem lands. : ISLAM
32. Room in a maison. : SALLE
35. Native of Sumatra. : MALAYSIAN
38. Michigan city. : ANNARBOR
40. One way to get an apartment. : SUBLEASE
43. Washington operatives. : TMEN
45. Volcano goddeess of the Islands. : PELE
48. Explodes. : ERUPTS
50. Pablo of music. : CASALS
52. Old coin of Turkey. : ASPER
53. Touch upon. : ABUT
54. Weather indicator. : VANE
55. Role in "Siegfried." : ERDA
57. Ignore. : OMIT
58. Ride ___ fall. : FORA
59. Norse god. : FREY
62. Favorable. : PRO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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