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New York Times, Wednesday, September 7, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.68, Missing: { J W }, Scrabble score: 327 (avg 1.75)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,234
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1. Hummingbird. : TOPAZ
6. Manger. : CRIB
10. Historic isle. : ELBA
14. "Thereby hangs ___." : ATALE
15. Pinkish red. : ROSE
16. Jib, for one. : SAIL
17. Brownies. : GIRLSCOUTS
19. Large African antelope. : KUDU
20. Sibilant sound. : SST
21. Feminine suffix. : TRIX
22. In the same place: Lat. : IBIDEM
24. Port on Gulf of Gabes. : SFAX
25. Balance bar. : BEAM
26. Elephant keeper. : MAHOUT
29. Dwelling of a kind. : DOGHOUSE
33. To any extent. : ATALL
34. Present! : HERE
35. River of myth. : STYX
36. Make fun of: Colloq. : RIB
37. "And so ___." : TOBED
38. Noun ending. : URE
39. Old Dutch coin. : DOIT
41. Charge. : ONUS
42. Musical. : LYRIC
44. Certain: Slang. : INTHEBAG
46. As ___. : SOONAS
47. Welsh name. : EVAN
48. French city. : LAON
49. Jazz devotee. : HEPCAT
52. Sit in the sun. : BASK
53. Tiny: Scot. : SMA
56. Popular color. : AQUA
57. ___ college (just graduated). : FRESHOUTOF
60. Submerged. : SUNK
61. Possessive. : OURS
62. Not likely. : UNAPT
63. Pull (up): Colloq. : HIKE
64. City near Tahoe. : RENO
65. Color values. : TONES
1. Follows along. : TAGS
2. American patriot. : OTIS
3. Portion. : PART
4. Quite. : ALL
5. Piquant. : ZESTFUL
6. ___ de Guerre. : CROIX
7. Cook's mixture. : ROUX
8. Adherent: Suffix. : IST
9. Surrounded. : BESIEGED
10. Alaskans. : ESKIMOS
11. Praise. : LAUD
12. Wait, old style. : BIDE
13. College grad. : ALUM
18. Supporter of: Suffix. : CRAT
23. Pooh! : BAH
24. Coin of Peru. : SOL
25. Long-winded ones. : BORES
26. Tuesday: Fr. : MARDI
27. Noun ending. : ATION
28. Practice. : HABIT
29. Eliminate malfunctions of: Slang. : DEBUG
30. Motorist's maneuver. : UTURN
31. Iraq's neighbor. : SYRIA
32. Office VIP's. : EXECS
34. Chinese province. : HONAN
37. Go ___ (champion). : TOBATFOR
40. Take ___ (win): Slang. : THECAKE
42. Beware. : LOOKOUT
43. Hither's partner. : YON
45. Girl's name. : EVA
46. Ribbon. : SASH
48. Rope. : LASSO
49. Menu item. : HASH
50. Prefix with poise and distant. : EQUI
51. Touchwood. : PUNK
52. Swiss canton. : BERN
53. T. Williams hero. : STAN
54. Dejected one. : MOPE
55. Times of day: Abbr. : AFTS
58. Repent. : RUE
59. Italian numeral. : UNO

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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