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New York Times, Wednesday, April 7, 1965

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 272 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,729
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1. Rain check. : STUB
5. Battling. : ATWAR
10. Liquid assets. : CASH
14. Polynesian cloth. : TAPA
15. River in Bosnia. : DRINA
16. Olive tree. : OLEA
17. Affectations. : AIRS
18. Extraordinary power. : MAGIC
19. Extended. : LONG
20. Flower. : BLOSSOM
22. Deluded. : MISLED
24. Millenniums. : AEON
25. Discrimination. : TASTE
26. Epitome of slowness. : TORTOISE
29. Relatives of bigwigs. : MOGULS
33. Daughter of Nyx. : ERIS
34. Rail. : SORA
36. Invigorate. : RENEW
37. Long, long ___. : AGO
38. Dry. : THIRSTY
40. ___ pro nobis. : ORA
41. Chef's concoction. : SAUCE
43. Recent. : LATE
44. Because of. : FROM
45. Guarantee. : ENSURE
47. Party material. : CONFETTI
49. Publish. : ISSUE
51. Animation. : DASH
52. Straightforward. : DIRECT
54. Italian name of Riviera resort. : MENTONE
57. Nimbus. : AURA
58. Fragrant oil. : ATTAR
60. Apple of one's eye. : IDOL
61. Dressmaker's concern. : HEMS
62. It "passeth all understanding." : PEACE
63. Meadow mouse. : VOLE
64. State: Abbr. : ALAS
65. Misinterpreted. : ERRED
66. Quiz. : EXAM
1. Make a ___ at. : STAB
2. Kinkajou's special feature. : TAIL
3. Turbulent. : UPROARIOUS
4. Hounds. : BASSETS
5. Warn. : ADMONISH
6. Vehicle. : TRAM
7. Stylish accessory. : WIG
8. Vital principle: Lat. : ANIMA
9. Front-page subject. : RACISM
10. Seat of learning. : COLLEGE
11. Medicinal plant. : ALOE
12. Forward. : SEND
13. Witch. : HAG
21. ___ Canals. : SOO
23. Legend. : STORY
25. Adjunct to a house. : TERRACE
26. Beautician's term. : TEASE
27. Musical instrument. : ORGAN
28. Earth. : SOIL
30. Not being done. : UNORTHODOX
31. Dormouse. : LEROT
32. Pundit. : SWAMI
35. Regarding. : ASTO
38. Short. : TERSE
39. Offered. : TENDERED
42. Breastplate. : CUIRASS
44. Gay. : FESTIVE
46. Go over the wall. : ESCAPE
48. Enthusiast. : FAN
50. Complete. : UTTER
52. Fight, in a way. : DUEL
53. Girl of a Broadway musical. : IRMA
54. Aromatic spice. : MACE
55. Felix Arndt tune. : NOLA
56. Kind of school: Abbr. : ELEM
57. Exclamation. : AHA
59. Roofing. : TAR

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