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New York Times, Monday, October 4, 1965

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 297 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
PS notes: Original 18-Across clue had "ponoun"; corrected it to "pronoun." Original 6-Down clue had "Gardenn"; corrected it to "Garden."
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,904
Across Down
1. Fish bait. : CHUM
5. Small barracuda. : SPET
9. Rested. : SLEPT
14. Isolated. : LONE
15. Inquiring interjections. : EHEH
16. Impish. : PIXIE
17. Send out. : EMIT
18. French pronoun. : ELLE
19. Halyards. : ROPES
20. Free as air. : FOOTLOOSE
22. Like some gases. : INERT
23. Products of Cologne: Fr. : EAUX
24. Believer: Suffix. : IST
26. Lifeguards' group. : LSS
27. Longing: Colloq. : THIRST
30. Gravelly ridge. : ESKER
32. Does enough to deserve. : EARNS
33. French cheese. : BRIE
34. Movable mountain. : OSSA
38. Jai ___. : ALAI
39. Epernay's river. : MARNE
40. E pluribus ___. : UNUM
41. Abbreviation in grammar. : MASC
42. Eager. : AGOG
43. Album paste-ups. : SNAPS
44. Abraham's Egyptian concubine. : HAGAR
46. Schedule. : BUDGET
47. "Fleurs du ___." : MAL
50. Set against. : PIT
51. Cause of harm. : BANE
52. Bouquet. : AROMA
54. Swampy place. : EVERGLADE
59. Coin in Shylock's pocket. : DUCAT
60. Famous beach. : LIDO
61. Military term. : AWOL
62. Disconcert. : ABASH
63. Lamb chop. : LOIN
64. Asian river. : YALU
65. Like beer. : MALTY
66. Abounding in certain trees. : ELMY
67. Word part: Abbr. : SYLL
1. Roman a ___. : CLEF
2. Alike: Prefix. : HOMO
3. Genus of mussels. : UNIO
4. Historic Austrian statesman. : METTERNICH
5. Go through with. : SEEOUT
6. Garden flower. : PHLOX
7. Smorgasbord delicacy. : EELS
8. "Of ___," hit of 1931. : THEEISING
9. Fairyland creature. : SPRITE
10. Symbol of courage. : LION
11. Deprive of membership. : EXPEL
12. Arch supports. : PIERS
13. School events. : TESTS
21. Miss. : LASS
25. Sun Valley item: Var. : SKEE
27. Astros, for one. : TEAM
28. Pacific pine. : HALA
29. Gershwin and others. : IRAS
30. Fielder's bugaboo. : ERROR
31. Certain songs. : ROUNDELAYS
33. Mere trifle. : BAGATELLE
35. Hidden difficulty. : SNAG
36. Actor in a mob scene: Slang. : SUPE
37. European capital: Abbr. : AMST
39. Wise men. : MAGI
43. Like some church services. : SUNG
45. Lack of interest. : APATHY
46. Nobleman's land. : BARONY
47. Feminine title. : MADAM
48. Island of Dutch West Indies. : ARUBA
49. Narrow. : LOCAL
51. Becloud. : BEDIM
53. Trolley pole. : MAST
55. Musical instrument. : VIOL
56. Continuously. : AWAY
57. Toy baby. : DOLL
58. Hebrew month. : ELUL

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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