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New York Times, Saturday, November 20, 1965

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.29, Missing: { J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,943
Across
1
Misdeed. : SIN
4
River into the Danube. : ISAR
8
Popular TV program (with "The"). : FBI
11
Indigo. : ANIL
13
Commissary, for example. : STORE
14
In case. : LEST
16
List of foods. : MENU
17
Beehive, page boy, etc. : HAIRSTYLES
19
Where papers, data, etc., are readily available. : OPENFILE
21
Village. : HAMLET
22
Filter. : STRAIN
23
Swampy. : MIREY
24
Gnawing animals. : RATS
26
Parvenu. : UPSTART
29
Happen. : COMETOPASS
33
Eight, in Spain. : OCHO
34
Peak. : APEX
35
___ supra. : UBI
36
Aaron Burr's daughter. : THEO
37
Abbreviation in grammar. : MASC
38
Shoe style. : FRENCHHEEL
41
Audience reaction. : PLAUDIT
43
High spirits. : GLEE
44
Peter De ___, novelist of suburbia. : VRIES
45
Near. : ALMOST
49
Type of engine. : DIESEL
51
Personnel. : MANPOWER
53
Solving. : UNRIDDLING
55
Exclusively. : ONLY
56
Prank: Colloq. : DIDO
57
Times of day: Poet. : EVENS
58
Verne captain. : NEMO
59
Part of a countdown. : TEN
60
City on the Truckee. : RENO
61
Fled. : RAN
Down
1
Greek island. : SAMOS
2
Bungling. : INEPT
3
Forty-___. : NINER
4
Type style: Abbr. : ITAL
5
Robe de ___. : SOIE
6
Timetable abbreviation. : ARR
7
Transfers freight. : RESHIPS
8
Astronauts' theme song. : FLYMETOTHEMOON
9
Complain whiningly: Slang. : BELLYACHE
10
Conversational phrase. : ISEE
12
Part of L.E.M. : LUNAREXCURSION
13
Oriental religion. : SHINTO
15
Shushing sound. : TST
18
Salts. : TARS
20
Authoritative order. : FIAT
23
Deep in thought. : MUSING
25
Gushes. : SPURTS
27
Korean name. : RHEE
28
Saw, for example. : TOOL
29
Military life. : CAMP
30
Jewel. : OPAL
31
Park in Colorado. : MESAVERDE
32
Presidential nickname. : ABE
38
Diamond man. : FIELDER
39
Trolley signals. : CLANGS
40
Share the labor of. : HELP
42
Faded away. : DIED
46
Holder. : OWNER
47
City in Alabama. : SELMA
48
Get fitted. : TRYON
49
Ineffectual one: Slang. : DUD
50
Letter of a sort: Abbr. : INIT
51
Bearing. : MIEN
52
Part of A.D. : ANNO
54
Opposite of 6 Down. : LVE

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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