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New York Times, Thursday, February 18, 1965

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,681
Across Down
1. Gog's partner. : MAGOG
6. Hokum. : BLAH
10. Yield. : CROP
14. Walking ___ (elated). : ONAIR
15. Truckee's city. : RENO
16. Possess. : HAVE
17. Country mansion. : VILLA
18. Al Smith, for one. : EASTSIDER
20. Old measure. : ELL
21. Embodied. : CARNATE
23. Weary. : IRK
24. Kimono girdles. : OBIS
26. Spins in space. : ORBITS
28. Lucid. : ASPLAINASDAY
33. Laughs. : HAHAS
34. Beams forth. : ERADIATES
38. Father of Leif. : ERIC
39. Full of thorns. : SPINY
40. Missive. : NOTE
41. Food of a sort. : MILKTOAST
43. In music, loud. : FORTE
44. Obfuscated: Slang. : ASCLEARASMUD
46. Roman hero. : CAESAR
49. Pointed arch. : OGEE
50. Gimlet's cousin. : AWL
51. Commuters' handicap. : RATRACE
55. Highest in degree. : NTH
58. 160-acre grant. : HOMESTEAD
60. Explosive, for short. : NITRO
62. Endorsed, in a way. : OKED
63. Girl's name: Abbr. : ELIZ
64. Dickens character. : DROOD
65. "___ off to see the Wizard . . . " : WERE
66. Public disposal. : SALE
67. Italian islanders. : SARDS
1. Pass onward. : MOVE
2. Indigo. : ANIL
3. Friend of France: Var. : GALLOPHIL
4. Lube. : OIL
5. Thanks, amigo. : GRACIAS
6. ___ Rabbit. : BRER
7. Skinny. : LEAN
8. Handle: Lat. : ANSA
9. Nightcap of a sort. : HOTTODDY
10. Lake city, for short. : CHI
11. Spokes. : RADII
12. Unconcealed. : OVERT
13. Brightens (up). : PERKS
19. Oriental motel. : SERAI
22. "I'll get by as long ___ have you." : ASI
25. ___ pitch. : BLACKAS
27. How handicaps are often won. : BYANOSE
28. Speech gambit. : AHEM
29. Dress seen at U.N. : SARI
30. Where Everest is. : NEPAL
31. Originate. : ARISE
32. December figure. : SANTA
35. Vexatious one. : TORMENTOR
36. Caesar's reproach. : ETTU
37. Incipient plant. : SEED
39. Xantippe's spouse. : SOCRATES
42. Ivans III and IV. : TSARS
43. Remnants. : FAGENDS
45. Bird of fable. : ROC
46. Bermuda bird. : CAHOW
47. Roused. : AWOKE
48. Rice of Broadway. : ELMER
52. Web: Lat. : TELA
53. Wading bird. : RAIL
54. Arched ax. : ADZE
56. Stepped on. : TROD
57. Coal scuttles. : HODS
59. Netherlands town. : EDE
61. Soldier of David. : IRA

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

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