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New York Times, Saturday, May 1, 1965

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.36, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,753
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1. Accidentally. : BYCHANCE
9. Island of Malay Peninsula. : PENANG
15. Account. : RELATION
16. Laundry machine. : IRONER
17. Railway: Colloq. : ELEVATED
18. Weed. : NETTLE
19. Arctic phenomenon. : FLOE
20. Unsuitable. : WRONG
22. Cunning. : WILY
23. Auricular. : OTIC
25. Semicircular recess. : APSE
27. Person of importance. : MAGNATE
30. Laborious. : TOILFUL
34. Poetic heroine. : ELLEN
35. White, star-shaped flower. : SANDLILY
36. Pub serving. : ALE
37. Humor. : INDULGE
40. Negative correlative. : NOR
41. Certainly. : TOBESURE
43. End. : CEASE
45. Very hot. : SWELTRY
46. Fastens, in a way. : STAPLES
48. Punta del ___, Uruguay. : ESTE
49. Istanbul section. : PERA
50. Adjective suffix. : ATIC
53. Salt lake in Iran. : URMIA
55. Castle, in chess. : ROOK
59. Sir: Colloq. : MISTER
61. Feeling anxiety. : INSECURE
63. Feeling deep affection. : INLOVE
64. In an agitated state. : SEETHING
65. Become angry: Colloq. : SEERED
66. Pressures. : STRESSES
1. Short: Fr. : BREF
2. College cheer. : YELL
3. Movie queen, for short. : CLEO
4. Invitation akin to "be my guest." : HAVEONE
5. ___ standstill. : ATA
6. Simple Simon. : NITWIT
7. Compel. : COERCE
8. Prefix with carp or derm. : ENDO
9. Indoor game. : PINGPONG
10. Cockney's "present." : ERE
11. "All is ___."—Hamlet. : NOTWELL
12. Opposer: Colloq. : ANTI
13. One of Mrs. Fiske's roles. : NELL
14. Lady Jane. : GREY
21. Where Durban is. : NATAL
24. Elected heirs of Celtic chiefs. : TANISTS
26. Motorcycle attachment. : SIDECAR
27. Sign in a supermarket. : MEATS
28. Let have. : ALLOW
29. Earth: Poet. : GLEBE
31. Ultimate. : FINAL
32. Tending to: Suffix. : ULOSE
33. Relatives of harps. : LYRES
35. Court. : SUE
38. Educated. : NURTURED
39. Beauty salon appliance. : DRYER
42. Person at the polls. : ELECTOR
44. Greek governors. : EPARCHS
46. Small piano. : SPINET
47. Annoying thing. : TEASER
50. Pierrot and others. : AMIS
51. Part of a runcible spoon. : TINE
52. Poetic place. : ISLE
54. Overlook. : MISS
56. Affirmations: Fr. : OUIS
57. River of France. : ORNE
58. Barrels. : KEGS
60. Poetic time. : EVE
62. Season in Paris. : ETE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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