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New York Times, Friday, September 9, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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1. Chatter. : BLAB
5. Up to now. : SOFAR
10. Ward (off). : FEND
14. Refrain syllables. : LALA
15. Abode of a sort. : ADOBE
16. Fee for money exchange. : AGIO
17. To begin with. : INTHEFIRSTPLACE
20. Sgt. : NCO
21. Must. : HASTO
22. Tree. : ALDER
23. Meal course. : DESSERT
25. Learning. : LORE
27. Familiar affirmative. : OUI
28. Star. : LUMINARY
32. Forbidden. : TABU
35. Certain fliers. : KITES
36. River in Chile. : LOA
37. Siren. : ALARM
39. Compass point. : NNE
40. Mortal. : HUMAN
42. Garland. : LEI
43. Indians. : OTOES
45. Position. : RANK
46. Slows up. : LETSDOWN
48. Pony. : NAG
50. Skin. : PEEL
51. Times. : MOMENTS
55. Asiatic rulers. : AGHAS
58. "South Pacific" hero. : EMILE
60. Exclamation of discovery. : AHA
61. Time, to a physicist. : FOURTHDIMENSION
64. Centuries. : AGES
65. Gives the eye. : OGLES
66. Member of a crew. : HAND
67. Rambler. : ROSE
68. Fuses, as metal. : WELDS
69. Peevish. : EDGY
1. Window shade. : BLIND
2. Weapon. : LANCE
3. Voices. : ALTOS
4. Nonsense! : BAH
5. Hunting expedition. : SAFARI
6. Poet. : ODIST
7. Citadel. : FORT
8. Ultimates. : ABSOLUTES
9. Inactive: Abbr. : RET
10. Overthrown. : FALLEN
11. Mild expletive. : EGAD
12. Agreeable. : NICE
13. Go-getter. : DOER
18. Alas: Lat. : EHEU
19. County, in Louisiana. : PARISH
24. Tart. : SOUR
26. Cockney's residence. : OME
28. Tablecloths, etc. : LINEN
29. Girl's name. : ALMA
30. Color of a horse. : ROAN
31. G.I. : YANK
32. Large. : TALL
33. Nautical term. : ALEE
34. Minnows. : BAIT
35. Power, according to Francis Bacon. : KNOWLEDGE
38. Retiring. : MODEST
41. Press. : URGE
44. Sock part. : TOE
47. Scanty. : SPARSE
48. At least as much. : NOLESS
49. Verily. : AMEN
51. Copied. : MIMED
52. Nymph. : NAIAD
53. Strap. : THONG
54. Famous nickname in baseball. : SANDY
55. See from ___. : AFAR
56. Teen-agers' slogan. : GOGO
57. Colors. : HUES
59. Move (around) in a circle. : MILL
62. A good question. : HOW
63. Novel title. : SHE

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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