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Louise Earnest
Louise Earnest

New York Times, Thursday, November 4, 1965

Author:
Louise Earnest
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J K Q V X }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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Across
1. Part of a watch. : STEM
5. Storage place for a missile. : SILO
9. "Hail to the ___." : CHIEF
14. Braces. : TWOS
15. City on the Mediterranean. : ORAN
16. Measure of prevention. : OUNCE
17. Artists' supplies. : OILCOLORS
19. Hideaways. : NESTS
20. Here: Fr. : ICI
21. Members of the chorus. : SINGERS
23. Dawn goddess. : EOS
24. Rhodes. : CECIL
26. Philosopher's subject. : ETHICS
28. Dust particles. : MOTES
31. Ukrainian city. : ODESSA
34. Counselor's bailiwick. : CAMP
37. Literary monogram. : RLS
38. Native of Aegean island. : DELIAN
39. Certain animals. : AMOEBAS
41. Cut of meat. : SIRLOIN
42. Petty tyrant. : SATRAP
43. Note of a sort. : IOU
44. ___ many words. : INSO
45. Take ___ to. : ASHINE
46. Braided decorations. : GIMPS
48. Coat of arms. : BLAZON
50. Others: Sp. : OTROS
54. Aviation group. : FAA
56. Tout ___. : LEMONDE
59. Telepathy, for short. : ESP
60. Famous name in U.N. : ADLAI
62. Military command. : ABOUTFACE
64. Flat base of a gem. : CULET
65. Vent. : SLIT
66. Zoological suffix. : IDAE
67. Cranky. : TESTY
68. Ethereal: Poet. : AERY
69. Antarctic explorer. : BYRD
Down
1. Follower of Zeno. : STOIC
2. What "bis" means. : TWICE
3. Ancient Greek dialect. : EOLIC
4. Degree. : MSC
5. Alone: Prefix. : SOLI
6. Do a housewife's job. : IRON
7. Generous gifts. : LARGESS
8. Start. : ONSET
9. Weigh. : CONSIDER
10. Cry's partner. : HUE
11. Assembled. : INSESSION
12. Outside: Prefix. : ECTO
13. Heraldic band. : FESS
18. Scandinavian capital. : OSLO
22. Relative of platinum. : RHODIUM
25. Endanger. : IMPERIL
27. Member of a string quartet. : CELLIST
29. Place for a daring young man. : TRAPEZE
30. Letters. : ELS
32. Je ne ___ quoi. : SAIS
33. Part of A.D. : ANNO
34. En ___ (at home): Sp. : CASA
35. You love: Lat. : AMAS
36. What some warships are in. : MOTHBALLS
40. Platitude. : BANALITY
41. Oneself: Fr. : SOI
43. Base. : IGNOBLE
47. Man who is "born not made." : POET
49. Stomachs of cud-chewing animals. : OMASA
51. Alerted. : READY
52. Actor's award. : OSCAR
53. Kind of trap. : SPEED
54. Datum. : FACT
55. Together: Mus. : ADUE
57. Dark: Fr. : NOIR
58. Importer's concern. : DUTY
61. Aged: Lat. abbr. : AET
63. White lie. : FIB

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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