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New York Times, Saturday, August 6, 1966

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.29, Missing: { J K W X Z }, Scrabble score: 267 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 14, FITB: 1, XRef: 2, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,202

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Students & seniors
Across
1. French story. : CONTE
6. Snakes. : BOAS
10. Historic peninsula of Luzon. : BATAAN
11. Thieve: Colloq. : BURGLE
13. Phrase used in enumerating. : LASTBUTNOTLEAST
16. Diminutive suffixes. : ETTES
17. Like some plants. : ROOTY
18. Depot: Abbr. : STA
19. Oriental ruler. : AMIR
20. Tendencies. : BENTS
21. Demonstrative. : THAT
22. Front. : VAN
23. Coarse. : CRASS
24. Famous sculpture in Rome. : PIETA
25. Language: Abbr. : ENG
26. Esteem. : RATE
27. Homeowner's equipment. : LADDER
28. Sight from the Kremlin. : REDSQUARE
30. "Little Rhody" and others. : STATES
33. Loosen. : UNDO
34. Physicians' org. : AMA
37. Designating some roads. : PAVED
38. Lawyer's concern. : LIBEL
39. Colloid. : GEL
40. Pub drinks. : ALES
41. Proceed. : GETON
42. Rover's friend. : FIDO
43. Pronoun. : HER
44. Extra amount. : BONUS
45. Kind of strike. : SITIN
46. To begin with. : INTHEFIRSTPLACE
49. German. : TEUTON
50. Rears. : ERECTS
51. Esteemed. : DEAR
52. Name in the millinery world. : DACHE
Down
1. Director's task. : CASTING
2. Fish-eating mammal. : OTTER
3. Seizes. : NABS
4. Greek letter. : TAU
5. Implores. : ENTREATS
6. Rams. : BUTTS
7. Paris airport. : ORLY
8. Century. : AGE
9. Cut, as prices. : SLASHED
10. Juvenile favorite. : BATMAN
11. Shoeshine boy, British style. : BOOTS
12. Country place. : ESTATE
13. Holiday of a kind. : LEAVE
14. Fallacy in logic: Lat. : NONSEQUITUR
15. Siberian. : TATAR
20. Nails. : BRADS
21. Current. : TIDE
23. Confession of faith. : CREED
24. Oral. : PAROL
27. Burdened. : LADEN
28. Map abbreviations. : RTES
29. Free from domination. : UNBOSSED
30. Algerian cavalryman. : SPAHI
31. Superior ability. : TALENT
32. Warded off. : AVERTED
34. Roil. : AGITATE
35. Docs. : MEDICS
36. Unique. : ALONE
38. Personage of 28 Across. : LENIN
41. Like very much: Colloq. : GOFOR
42. See 11 Across. : FILCH
44. Second in a series. : BETA
45. Requirement: Abbr. : SPEC
47. City in the headlines. : HUE
48. ___ la la. : TRA

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