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New York Times, Thursday, December 30, 1965

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { J Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,983

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Market. : SHOP
5. Gentle. : SOFT
9. Agena. : STAR
13. Decline. : WANE
14. Decoy. : LURE
15. Cathedrals of Italy. : DUOMI
16. Not that good. : OVERRATED
18. Ready for action: Colloq. : ONTAP
19. Hour, in Rome. : ORA
20. Ovine animals. : EWES
21. Go ___ limb. : OUTONA
22. Early Quaker family. : PENNS
24. Dance. : RHUMBA
26. Important crop. : OATS
28. Diablerie. : EVILNESS
32. Diamondback. : RATTLESNAKE
35. O. Testament book: Abbr. : NEH
36. Olympics contestant. : ATHLETE
37. Windpipe. : TRACHEA
39. Sault ___ Marie. : STE
40. 3-D picture. : STEREOGRAPH
42. Leech. : PARASITE
44. Poetic contraction. : NEER
45. California city. : SONORA
47. Valley of Greek myth. : NEMEA
50. Measuring, in a way. : PACING
53. Part of Q.E.F. : ERAT
55. Western alliance. : OAS
56. Ooze. : EXUDE
57. Musical offerings. : PARTSONGS
59. Matrimony and others. : RITES
60. Revise. : EDIT
61. Rosetta's river. : NILE
62. Functions. : USES
63. Club: Abbr. : ASSN
64. Vinegar: Prefix. : ACET
Down
1. Pounce. : SWOOP
2. Port of France. : HAVRE
3. "Love ___ . . . " : ONEANOTHER
4. For each. : PER
5. Salad. : SLAW
6. External. : OUTER
7. Revive. : FRESHEN
8. One of the Kennedys. : TED
9. Florida look. : SUNTAN
10. African term for young animal. : TOTO
11. "I ___ American." : AMAN
12. River bank: Lat. : RIPA
15. Spy thriller figures. : DOUBLEAGENTS
17. The "jet set," for example. : RESTLESSONES
21. Greek letter: Var. : OMIKRON
23. Baseball league: Abbr. : NATL
25. Grape conserve. : UVATE
27. Unit of tableware. : SETTING
29. Relative of chromatic. : ENHARMONIC
30. Percolate. : SEEP
31. Jehan, for example. : SHAH
32. Rough file. : RASP
33. ___ boy! : ATTA
34. Look after. : SEETO
38. Indian. : CREE
41. Goes over again. : REREADS
43. Digressions. : ASIDES
46. Molding edge. : ARRIS
48. Aquila. : EAGLE
49. Piece of property. : ASSET
50. Llama country. : PERU
51. Main line of motion. : AXIS
52. Cunning. : CUTE
54. Stenographer's abbreviation. : ATTN
57. Shade of green. : PEA
58. "All ___ summer's day." : ONA

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

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