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New York Times, Saturday, October 3, 1959

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 336 (avg 1.76)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,732
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1. Armenia, Georgia, Moldavia, etc. : USSR
5. New Russian word. : OKAY
9. Supplies for use. : FEEDS
14. Sixth Greek letter. : ZETA
15. Iceland, Portugal, Turkey, etc. : NATO
16. Mass of metal. : INGOT
17. Where East and West meet. : BRANDENBURGGATE
20. Size of coal. : EGG
21. Hollywood first name. : RITA
22. In the middle of. : AMIDST
23. Detain after hours at school. : KEEPIN
25. Affiliated member of the UAR. : YEMEN
27. Ellipsoidal. : OVAL
29. Fermented wine. : VINEGAR
33. Breakfast beverage. : JUICE
36. In the air. : ALOFT
38. Eggs: Lat. : OVA
39. Part of A. D. : ANNO
40. Adjective for cairngorm quartz. : SMOKY
41. G. I. ___. : JOES
42. Peruke. : WIG
43. Continued armed pressure. : SIEGE
44. Repast. : LUNCH
45. Debater Douglas. : STEPHEN
47. Did the crawl. : SWAM
49. Shoemaker's items. : LASTS
51. Attach. : APPEND
55. Wilderness. : DESERT
58. Hour: Lat. : HORA
60. ___ Grande. : RIO
61. Divisions in post-war Berlin. : OCCUPATIONZONES
64. Frighten. : SCARE
65. Eleven: Fr. : ONZE
66. Ingredient in creole cookery. : RICE
67. General drift, as of thought. : TENOR
68. Remove (with "out"). : WEED
69. Insects. : BEES
1. Part of 1 Across. : UZBEK
2. Twilled fabric. : SERGE
3. Platform. : STAGE
4. Operated. : RAN
5. "___ million." : ONEINA
6. German philosopher. : KANT
7. With escape cut off. : ATBAY
8. Personal pronoun. : YOU
9. Something imagined. : FIGMENT
10. Internal combustion machine. : ENGINE
11. Minced oath. : EGAD
12. Morse code clicks. : DOTS
13. Term in printing. : STET
18. Fund-raising campaign. : DRIVE
19. Branch out. : RAMIFY
24. A little: Ital. : POCO
26. Summons forth. : EVOKES
28. Sorrow over. : LAMENT
30. Continue. : GOON
31. With: Fr. : AVEC
32. Too hasty. : RASH
33. Parts of facial anatomy. : JAWS
34. Military group. : UNIT
35. Author of "A Loss of Roses." : INGE
37. Part of the woodpile. : LOG
40. Afternoon hiatus in Latin countries. : SIESTA
41. Sudden transition. : JUMP
43. More pungent. : SHARPER
44. South American capital. : LAPAZ
46. Combining form denoting relation to a side. : PLEURO
48. Alerted. : WARNED
50. Partner of rise. : SHINE
52. Bilko. : ERNIE
53. Relative. : NIECE
54. Prescribed quantities. : DOSES
55. Biblical verb. : DOST
56. Behold: Lat. : ECCE
57. Look at closely. : SCAN
59. Seep. : OOZE
62. Facility for skiers. : TOW
63. Planet. : ORB

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later.

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