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New York Times, Tuesday, September 13, 1966

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 327 (avg 1.75)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,240
Across
1. Intricate. : MAZY
5. The latest. : NEWS
9. Cartoonist Kelly. : WALT
13. Chills and fever. : AGUE
14. Where Newport is. : WIGHT
15. Asian range. : ALAI
16. Florida islands. : KEYS
17. Expeditiously. : INGOODTIME
19. Leftovers. : ODDMENTS
21. NFL player. : PACKER
22. Subject of long-distance photograph. : EARTH
23. U.S. clergyman and author. : MATHER
24. Player Palmer : ARNIE
25. Adduced. : CITED
26. Namely: Abbr. : VIZ
27. African village. : KRAAL
29. Serve: Colloq. : DOFOR
33. War god. : ARES
35. Tendon. : SINEW
37. Left. : GONE
38. Prepare to drive. : TEEUP
40. Virtue. : MERIT
42. Literary initials. : RLS
43. Rounded projections. : LOBES
45. Piquant. : ZESTY
47. Blanched state. : PALLOR
49. Law court. : BENCH
50. Course. : CAREER
51. Flees. : RUNSAWAY
54. Majority. : LIONSSHARE
56. Money in Rome. : LIRE
57. Single. : UNAL
58. Was able. : COULD
59. View from Taormina. : ETNA
60. Unit of field artillery: Abbr. : BTRY
61. Borders. : HEMS
62. Females. : SHES
Down
1. Bonito shark. : MAKO
2. Ripened. : AGED
3. Body of water, in Holland. : ZUYDERZEE
4. Overly agreeable one. : YESMAN
5. Last inning. : NINTH
6. Breakfast fare. : EGGS
7. Which person. : WHO
8. Reside temporarily in. : STOPAT
9. Cerberus. : WATCHDOG
10. Analogous. : ALIKE
11. Debussy composition. : LAMER
12. Row. : TIER
14. Hibernates. : WINTERS
18. Passé. : DATED
20. Norse man's name. : ERIK
23. Ryun, for one. : MILER
24. Yorkshire river. : AIRE
25. Walking sticks. : CANES
26. Large vessel. : VAT
28. To love: Fr. : AIMER
30. Without delay. : FORTHWITH
31. Except that: Colloq. : ONLY
32. In medias ___. : RES
34. Gloomily : SULLENLY
36. Shriveled. : WIZENED
39. Europeans. : POLES
41. Playing cards. : TENS
44. Popular soup. : BORSCH
46. Surmounts. : SCALES
47. Beautify. : PAINT
48. Bellowing : AROAR
49. Knots in cloth. : BURLS
50. Putter. : CLUB
51. Room: Ger. : RAUM
52. English composer. : ARNE
53. Votes for. : YEAS
55. Weeder's tool. : HOE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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