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New York Times, Monday, September 26, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,253
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1. Reptile, for short. : CROC
5. French composer. : FAURE
10. Strategic maneuver. : PLOY
14. Famous beach resort. : LIDO
15. Dress for show. : ARRAY
16. Similar. : LIKE
17. "Well, hardly ___." : EVER
18. Hair beautifier. : RINSE
19. Washington outfit. : USIA
20. Movie of a kind. : FEATURE
22. Machinator. : PLOTTER
24. And elsewhere: Abbr. : ETAL
25. Type of ray. : BETA
26. Wind in and out. : ZIGZAG
29. Those mustered out. : VETERANS
33. Greek letter. : ETA
34. Indulge. : HUMOR
36. Carry on. : ACTUP
37. Type of package. : BALE
39. Numerical prefix. : TETRA
41. Israeli dance. : HORA
42. Fragrant resin. : ELEMI
44. Appointment. : TRYST
46. England's money, for short. : LSD
47. North Star. : CYNOSURE
49. Receiver of property. : BAILEE
51. Assumed name of Balkan President. : TITO
52. Arctic sight. : BERG
53. President. : MADISON
56. Where Tallinn is. : ESTONIA
60. Tortosa's river. : EBRO
61. Assert as fact. : POSIT
63. Library. : ROOM
64. Israeli statesman. : EBAN
65. Mature insect. : IMAGO
66. European capital. : OSLO
67. Life. : DAYS
68. Mosquito genus. : AEDES
69. Shipbuilders' wood. : TEAK
1. Pitch indicator: Music. : CLEF
2. Split. : RIVE
3. Ancient theaters. : ODEA
4. Montezuma's master. : CORTEZ
5. Civil War admiral. : FARRAGUT
6. Shelley's name for himself. : ARIEL
7. Keatsian subject. : URN
8. Dark red. : RASPBERRY
9. Peephole. : EYELET
10. Cicero's biographer. : PLUTARCH
11. Inventory. : LIST
12. Migrant worker. : OKIE
13. Part of a lustrum. : YEAR
21. Where Bingham Canyon is. : UTAH
23. Great Barrier Island, N. Z. : OTEA
26. Corsair vessel. : ZEBEC
27. Where 14 Across is. : ITALY
28. Ancient physician. : GALEN
29. A ___ santé. : VOTRE
30. Bikini, for one. : ATOLL
31. Indispensable worker. : NURSE
32. Tool. : SPADE
35. Timing device. : METRONOME
38. Pity and others. : EMOTIONS
40. Curtain material. : ASBESTOS
43. Egyptian goddess. : ISIS
45. Pastry shell. : TART
48. Perfect place. : UTOPIA
50. Luzon tribesmen. : IGOROT
52. Tan. : BEIGE
53. Reward: Poet. : MEED
54. Rhyme scheme of a quatrain. : ABBA
55. Farm vehicle. : DRAY
57. One kind of dive. : NOSE
58. City in Kansas. : IOLA
59. Out of control. : AMOK
62. Lugubrious. : SAD

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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