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New York Times, Tuesday, August 29, 1967

Author:
Leonard Sussman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 4.77, Missing: { Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 58, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,590
Across
1. Outdoor feature of Paris. : PARC
5. Tommyrot! : BOSH
9. Band. : STRAP
14. Corker. : ONER
15. Stead. : LIEU
16. Heaven: Prefix. : URANO
17. Wallflower's status. : UNPOPULAR
19. Musical appurtenances. : MUTES
20. Meadow grass. : FESCUE
21. Partner of Jones. : DOW
23. Decree. : FIAT
24. Not expected. : UNLOOKEDFOR
27. Sky sights. : JETS
30. Silver: Abbr. : ARG
31. ___ Aviv. : TEL
32. Military address. : APO
33. Kind of cheese. : SWISS
35. Slippery fellows. : EELS
38. Flower. : TEAROSE
40. Heart ___. : ANDSOUL
43. Former British P. M. : EDEN
44. Bobbinet et al. : LACES
46. 1st-cen. date. : LII
47. Happy, in Paris. : GAI
49. Musical sound. : TRA
50. Pillboxes. : HATS
51. Feat of skill. : TOURDEFORCE
55. Corn product. : MEAL
56. Naval intelligence group. : ONI
57. Sail rope. : EARING
61. Clothing. : ARRAY
63. Page. : ERRANDBOY
65. Aegean island. : CRETE
66. In its present condition. : ASIS
67. College in N. C. : ELON
68. Nether regions. : HADES
69. Copy of a kind. : STAT
70. Budget figure. : RENT
Down
1. Bouffant part of a garment. : POUF
2. Hathaway. : ANNE
3. Fabrics. : REPS
4. Sign of spring. : CROCUS
5. Certain statutes. : BLUELAWS
6. Product of 41 Down. : OIL
7. Old tars. : SEADOGS
8. Famous impresario. : HUROK
9. Aggregate. : SUM
10. Certain fungi. : TRUFFLES
11. Quotient. : RATIO
12. Close: Poet. : ANEAR
13. Army locale. : POST
18. Wit's forte. : PUN
22. Weather word. : WET
25. Bay window. : ORIEL
26. Legal papers. : DEEDS
27. Punjab native. : JAT
28. Foil's cousin. : EPEE
29. Amphibian. : TOAD
33. Detection device. : SONAR
34. Holy: Prefix. : SACRO
36. Girl of song. : LOLA
37. Please. : SUIT
39. Adjust. : REGULATE
41. Region in the news. : NEAREAST
42. Flower of France. : LIS
45. To begin with. : ATFIRST
48. See 62 Down. : IDO
50. Rural worker. : HERDER
51. ___ firma. : TERRA
52. Propelled. : OARED
53. Trojan hero: Var. : ENEAS
54. Container. : CAN
55. Speed unit. : MACH
58. Adjective ending. : IBLE
59. High time. : NOON
60. Peer of drama. : GYNT
62. Word of assent. : YES
64. Inlet. : RIA

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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