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New York Times, Tuesday, September 12, 1967

Author:
Cora Goodman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 265 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,604
Across
1. Ferryman on the river Styx. : CHARON
7. Desert plants. : CACTI
12. Mignonette. : RESEDA
13. Sporting events. : FOXHUNTS
16. Alpine ridges. : ARETES
17. Of a northern island chain. : ALEUTIAN
18. Prefix with skid or stop. : NON
19. Abrupt. : RAPID
21. Clump of trees in a prairie. : MOTTE
22. Movie closeup. : KISS
24. Fishing equipment. : LURES
26. "Rio ___." : RITA
27. Have an inkling of. : SCENT
29. Assail. : BESET
31. Like some soils: Abbr. : ALK
32. Diving-bell inventor. : EADS
34. Diamond hits. : TRIPLES
36. Lariat. : RIATA
38. Modern building material. : GLASS
39. Piece of jewelry. : PENDANT
41. Seventh son. : SEER
42. Month: Abbr. : OCT
43. Predominate. : REIGN
45. Authoritative statements. : DICTA
49. Where twosomes meet. : TEES
51. Hobgoblin. : SPOOK
53. Bulgar. : SLAV
54. One of the satellites. : TIROS
56. Home of a kind. : CABIN
58. Cockney's dwelling. : OME
59. Final. : EVENTUAL
61. Not so important. : LESSER
63. Menu specialties. : DESSERTS
64. What the weary get. : NOREST
65. Roman and others. : TYPES
66. Equine sounds. : SNORTS
Down
1. Features of old cars. : CRANKS
2. Brave. : HEROIC
3. In ___ (to some extent). : ASENSE
4. Inactive: Abbr. : RET
5. Frankfurt's river. : ODER
6. Describing a tone of voice. : NASAL
7. Most unresponsive. : COLDEST
8. Tool. : AXE
9. Buddy. : CHUM
10. Don. : TUTOR
11. LBJ. : INITIALS
13. To perform: Fr. : FAIRE
14. Tells tales. : TATTLES
15. Moves on little cat feet. : SNEAKS
20. Taverns, Putney style. : PUBS
23. Big name in golf. : SNEAD
25. Once-popular fabric. : SERGE
28. Native of the Crimea. : TATAR
30. Like some floors. : TILED
33. Andersen and others. : DANES
35. Juliet's betrothed. : PARIS
36. Greet. : RECEIVE
37. Importance. : INTEREST
39. Preserved in a jar. : POTTED
40. Certain game pieces. : TIPCATS
41. Supercilious one. : SNOB
44. Aims. : GOALS
46. More intimate. : CLOSER
47. Least exciting. : TAMEST
48. Wards off. : AVERTS
50. Good-natured: Scot. : SONSY
52. Potters' needs. : KILNS
55. Degree. : STEP
57. Main Street sign. : NEON
60. Yorkshire river. : URE
62. Theatrical abbreviation. : SRO

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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