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New York Times, Wednesday, February 3, 1965

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 82, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,666
Across
1. Opportunity. : SCOPE
6. Arranged. : MADE
10. Side of an opening. : JAMB
14. Argentinian exile. : PERON
15. Church corner. : AMEN
16. Musical rendition. : ARIA
17. Heavy-faced type. : IONIC
18. Draw together. : CONSTRICT
20. Emergency. : CRISIS
22. Like some cream. : SOUR
23. ___ Plaines. : DES
24. Lamedh and lambda. : ELS
25. Race a motor: Colloq. : REV
27. Social event. : TEA
28. Copier of manuscripts. : SCRIBE
30. Much-enameled items. : NAILS
35. Lose, for the nonce. : MISPLACE
38. "___ in the wind." : ASTRAW
39. Something to eat. : APPLEPIEALAMODE
41. "It's a sin and ___." : ASHAME
42. Once-fashionable kind of shoes. : BUTTONED
43. Seven, in Italy. : SETTE
44. Corolla parts. : PETALS
45. Housing agency. : NHA
47. ___ pro nobis. : ORA
48. Army abbreviation. : SGT
51. Siamese. : CAT
54. Japanese premier, 1941. : TOJO
56. Rifleman. : SNIPER
58. Opposed to. : RESISTANT
61. French critic Hippolyte. : TAINE
62. Galway Bay island. : ARAN
63. Chinese mountain. : OMEI
64. 180-mile river to the Rhone. : ISERE
65. Right to ___. : WORK
66. Grate. : RASP
67. Suffixes with homi-, regi-, etc. : CIDES
Down
1. Piquancy. : SPICE
2. Villein. : CEORL
3. Bird life of a region. : ORNIS
4. French vegetable. : POIS
5. Certain military tactics. : ENCIRCLEMENTS
6. Element in many names. : MAC
7. F. F. Gosden role. : AMOS
8. Mark. : DENOTE
9. Come as a consequence. : ENSUE
10. Be at variance. : JAR
11. Lacking in interest. : ARID
12. Well-known trio of song. : MICE
13. Winks the eye: Colloq. : BATS
19. Designating some flights. : TRANSATLANTIC
21. Garment of a sort. : SERAPE
26. One of Caesar's trio. : VICI
28. Chair back. : SPLAT
29. American naturalist. : BEEBE
31. Greek word for steam. : ATMOS
32. Branding tool. : IRON
33. Bail. : LADE
34. Part of Europe: Abbr. : SWED
35. Flemish river. : MAAS
36. ___ dixit. : IPSE
37. Laboratory ratio: Abbr. : SPHT
38. Chancel features. : ALTARS
40. Prefix with mat or mobile. : AUTO
44. Kind of "Game" of Broadway fame. : PAJAMA
46. ___ cold. : HOTOR
48. What Ashendon did. : SPIED
49. Type. : GENRE
50. Kilmer's best-known work. : TREES
51. Stomach of a kind. : CRAW
52. Flying term. : AERO
53. Ruler. : TSAR
55. "Snake eyes." : ONES
57. City in Moldavia. : IASI
59. Kind of well. : INK
60. Slant. : TIP

Answer summary: 3 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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