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New York Times, Thursday, November 11, 1965

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 303 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,934
Across Down
1. Distinctive atmosphere. : AURA
5. U.S. copper center. : BUTTE
10. Witty response. : QUIP
14. Cross: Sp. : CRUZ
15. Incites to action. : SPURS
16. She-bear: Lat. : URSA
17. Summers in the country. : RUSTICATES
19. Troubles. : AILS
20. Gravel ridge. : ESKER
21. Now and then. : SOMETIMES
23. Part of Scotland Yard. : CID
25. French philosopher. : RENAN
26. Bundles, as of hay or straw. : TRUSSES
30. Avian activity. : NESTING
34. Product of Jamaica. : RUM
35. Detested. : HATED
37. Mustafa ___. : KEMAL
38. Vestments. : ALBS
40. ___ mutton. : LEGOF
42. Type of review. : RAVE
43. Documents: Abbr. : CERTS
45. Rakes. : ROUES
47. Disease of sheep. : GID
48. Walk, in a way. : TRAIPSE
50. California city. : SANJOSE
52. Kind of film. : PILOT
54. Very. : TOO
55. Led a very inactive life. : VEGETATED
59. Mr. Starr, M.B.E. : RINGO
63. English shire. : OXON
64. Sea washing the coast of western Italy. : TYRRHENIAN
66. Missing the target. : WILD
67. Town in Surrey. : EPSOM
68. Light brown. : ECRU
69. Criterions: Abbr. : STDS
70. Ocean areas. : DEEPS
71. Some girls. : DEBS
1. Field of a size. : ACRE
2. Wild ox of Caesar's day. : URUS
3. Well-known Dean. : RUSK
4. Mexican Indians. : AZTECS
5. College degree. : BSC
6. East Indian tree. : UPAS
7. Teacher. : TUTOR
8. Wonderful: Colloq. : TREMENDOUS
9. Ascetic of Palestine. : ESSENE
10. More pleasingly odd. : QUAINTER
11. Companion of Thummim. : URIM
12. Fayal, for instance. : ISLE
13. Bridge term. : PASS
18. Makers of linen, lace, etc. : IRISH
22. Homework, perhaps. : TASK
24. Business transaction. : DEAL
26. Pamphlet. : TRACT
27. Queen. : RULER
28. Shadow. : UMBRA
29. Unvarying pattern. : STEREOTYPE
31. Adult insect. : IMAGO
32. Ship: Lat. : NAVIS
33. European kite. : GLEDE
36. The "I." : EGO
39. Wages. : STIPENDS
41. Noteworthy act. : FEAT
44. Narrow point of land. : SPIT
46. Night noise. : SNORE
49. Designated (for). : SLATED
51. Accompanied. : JOINED
53. With no words wasted. : TERSE
55. Postulants' problems. : VOWS
56. Subway sign. : EXIT
57. Yellow shade. : GOLD
58. Kind of kick. : DROP
60. Riviera resort. : NICE
61. Attire. : GARB
62. Burden. : ONUS
65. Nautical initials. : HMS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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