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New York Times, Monday, August 29, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 260 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,225
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1. Trade school course. : SHOP
5. Joey, for one. : PAL
8. Sound. : VALID
13. Equal: Prefix. : PARI
14. Biblical weed. : TARE
15. Sidestep. : EVADE
16. Bedouin's head cord. : AGAL
17. Airplane squadron. : ESCADRILLE
19. Diva Tebaldi. : RENATA
21. Disencumber. : RID
22. County in Scotland. : AYR
23. Promoter. : ENTREPRENEUR
27. Creator of Lorelei Lee. : LOOS
28. Certain double-parkers. : TRUCKS
32. Batman's first name. : ADAM
36. Moppets. : TOTS
38. Town near Salerno. : EBOLI
39. Italian river, near Cassino. : LIRI
40. Packs. : STOWS
42. "Yes, ___," by Sammy Davis. : ICAN
43. George Eliot's real name. : EVANS
45. Cut. : SNIP
46. Aquarium item. : TANK
47. Jai alai. : PELOTA
49. Concerning: Lat. : INRE
51. "White elephant" affairs. : RUMMAGESALES
57. Boise's county. : ADA
60. Composition for two. : DUO
61. Concurrence. : ASSENT
62. Top project planner. : MASTERMIND
66. Noun suffix. : IANA
67. Liquid fat. : OLEIN
68. City: Lat. : URBS
69. Eager. : AVID
70. Leaven. : YEAST
71. Notice. : SEE
72. Swarm, as of bees. : NEST
1. Autoist's extra. : SPARE
2. Famous golfer. : HAGEN
3. Praying figure in art. : ORANT
4. Hemingway character. : PILAR
5. ___ de deux. : PAS
6. Curve. : ARC
7. Ascertain. : LEARN
8. Green growth. : VERDURE
9. Prefix in bird words. : AVI
10. Singing syllables. : LALA
11. Vainly. : IDLY
12. Whitetail. : DEER
14. Tableware items. : TEAPOTS
18. Health regimen. : DIET
20. Wire: Abbr. : TEL
24. Cheers (for). : ROOTS
25. Baltic land. : ESTONIA
26. ___ in. : RUBIT
29. Tropical shrub. : COCA
30. Grand Wizard's group. : KLAN
31. Kitchen item. : SINK
32. Historic Syrian city. : ALEP
33. Gainer. : DIVE
34. Asian sea. : ARAL
35. Child. : MINOR
37. Playground item. : SWING
41. Butters. : SPREADS
44. Freshman. : STUDENT
48. River on Manchurian border. : AMUR
50. Letter. : ESS
52. Greek god of ridicule. : MOMUS
53. Of a continent. : ASIAN
54. Depart. : LEAVE
55. City near Dallas. : ENNIS
56. Town: Ger. : STADT
57. Formosa Strait port. : AMOY
58. Dingle. : DALE
59. On the briny. : ASEA
63. Poetic contraction. : TIS
64. Wrath. : IRE
65. Helmsman's direction. : NBE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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