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New York Times, Wednesday, November 3, 1965

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,926

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Basics. : ABCS
5. Sound of dismissal. : SHOO
9. Kind of date. : BLIND
14. Dam. : MARE
15. Peace prize winner, 1964. : KING
16. Monkeylike creature. : LEMUR
17. Hamelin VIP. : PIEDPIPER
19. Baffle. : EVADE
20. Exhibited. : STAGED
21. Hidden hoards. : NESTEGGS
23. Feline sound. : MEW
24. Suffix with song or gab. : FEST
25. Certain deer. : ROES
26. Newspaper specialties. : MAPS
28. Famous name in ballet. : MASSINE
30. South Sea islands. : ARU
31. Crop of a kind. : OATS
32. Condition. : FETTLE
36. Spanish princess. : INFANTA
38. Cut. : SLASHED
39. Golf club. : LOFTER
40. Maple genus. : ACER
41. Phrase of assent. : IDO
42. Dutch humanist. : ERASMUS
44. Study, in a way. : CRAM
45. The same. : IDEM
48. Kind of poker. : STUD
49. City official: Abbr. : ALD
50. Arranges (matters). : DISPOSES
52. Like the top of a church. : SPIRED
55. Stage direction. : ENTER
56. Military command. : RIGHTFACE
58. Win by ___. : ANOSE
59. "___ penny . . . " : ONEA
60. Strong feeling. : FIRE
61. Milk: Prefix. : LACTO
62. Measurement: Abbr. : LGTH
63. Bad neighborhood. : SLUM
Down
1. Electrical units: Abbr. : AMPS
2. Cheese, perhaps. : BAIT
3. Kind of dessert. : CREAMPUFF
4. Cyperaceous plants. : SEDGES
5. Slue about. : SKID
6. Start of a cheer. : HIP
7. Unity. : ONENESS
8. Fairy tale character. : OGRESS
9. Fruit decay. : BLET
10. Young hares. : LEVERETS
11. Adult insect. : IMAGO
12. Jog. : NUDGE
13. Kind of rehearsal. : DRESS
18. Bench. : PEW
22. Represses. : STIFLES
24. ___ Morgana. : FATA
26. Notes, bills, etc. : MAIL
27. Pisa's river. : ARNO
28. Glass flask for distilling. : MATRASS
29. ___ East. : NEAR
31. Unusual person: Slang. : ONER
33. Source of electric current. : THIRDRAIL
34. Mother of Castor. : LEDA
35. Biblical land. : EDOM
37. Sometime item in a teapot. : ATEMPEST
38. Gust of wind. : SCUD
40. Diverting. : AMUSING
43. Solid alcohol. : STEROL
44. Sights at Dover. : CLIFFS
45. Perfect. : IDEAL
46. Sandy's negative. : DINNA
47. Sword of old. : ESTOC
49. Relevant. : APT
51. Mountain: Prefix. : OREO
52. Ruler. : SHAH
53. Color. : ECRU
54. Consider. : DEEM
57. Bring. : GET

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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