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New York Times, Thursday, October 7, 1965

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 4.77, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 326 (avg 1.75)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,907
Across
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Paid attention. : SATUP
6
Go full tilt. : RACE
10
Intention. : GOAL
14
Share. : QUOTA
15
Traditional body of poetry. : EPOS
16
Middies' campus. : USNA
17
French ___. : FRIES
18
Campers' favorite meal. : FLAPJACKS
20
Coarse fabric of India. : TAT
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Finely ground quartz. : SILEX
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Certain stadiums. : OVALS
24
Glove size. : SEVEN
25
Take alarms. : SCARE
26
Descriptive of 45 Across. : AMBIDEXTROUS
30
Lullaby. : SONG
31
Tall story. : YARN
32
Namesakes of a March girl. : JOS
35
Blankety-blank. : SOANDSO
39
Would be wise to. : HADBEST
41
Numerical prefix. : TRI
42
Slangy exclamation. : OOPS
44
Conversational cliché. : ISEE
45
Mantle or Tresh. : SWITCHHITTER
49
Unmanly complaint. : WHINE
51
German poet. : HEINE
52
Eccentric fad. : CRAZE
53
Mars. : DENTS
54
Part of 6 Across. : LAP
57
Domestic, in rural parlance. : HIREDGIRL
59
Operational. : INUSE
61
Part of an accusatory phrase. : ETTU
62
Exude or give off. : OOZE
63
Raptorial feature. : TALON
64
Wax lachrymose. : WEEP
65
City on the Hudson. : TROY
66
Traffic maneuver. : UTURN
Down
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Measure of area: Abbr. : SQFT
2
Enveloping glow. : AURA
3
Roof: Fr. : TOIT
4
Shoshonean. : UTE
5
Bygone. : PASSED
6
Involuntary act. : REFLEX
7
To spare. : APLENTY
8
Cajole. : COAX
9
Dr. Rhine's interest. : ESP
10
Tropical fruits. : GUAVAS
11
Actor's accolade. : OSCAR
12
Tarsus. : ANKLE
13
Colleen. : LASS
19
Merry. : JOCUND
22
Adjectival ending. : IVE
24
Billboard. : SIGN
25
Rail. : SORA
26
Co-worker: Abbr. : ASST
27
Anchor. : MOOR
28
___ B'rith. : BNAI
29
Stadium sound. : RAH
32
Laughing matter. : JEST
33
Hosea, in some Bibles. : OSEE
34
Silver: Abbr. : STER
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Brought low. : DOWNED
37
Silk: Fr. : SOIE
38
Choose. : OPT
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Keen incisive quality. : BITE
43
Musical work. : SCHERZO
45
Appraise. : SIZEUP
46
Famed regatta site. : HENLEY
47
Success. : HIT
48
At rest: Lat. : INSITU
49
Compose. : WRITE
50
American author. : HARTE
52
Cogitate. : CHEW
53
Couturier of fame. : DIOR
54
Standout. : LULU
55
Hebrew lyre. : ASOR
56
State: Abbr. : PENN
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Earned. : GOT
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Man's nickname. : NAT

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later.

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