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New York Times, Monday, May 10, 1965

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J V }, Scrabble score: 313 (avg 1.67)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,762
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1. Nursery word. : MAMA
5. Room to swing ___. : ACAT
9. Countenance. : ABET
13. Footnote term. : IBID
14. Different. : ELSE
15. Put away: Slang. : STASH
16. Popular appeal, modern style. : BOXOFFICE
18. Type of book: Colloq. : HOWTO
19. Said under oath. : SWORE
20. Type of book. : POTBOILER
22. Vault. : LEAP
24. Muscle. : THEW
25. Expert: Colloq. : PRO
27. Motorist's concern: Abbr. : RDS
29. Silly. : ABSURD
34. Riches' opposite. : RAGS
36. Curious one. : QUESTIONER
39. Word of parting. : ADIEU
41. Cave dweller. : BAT
42. Slangy exclamation. : ZOWIE
43. Doubted. : MISTRUSTED
46. Scads. : TONS
47. Shows interest. : SITSUP
48. Toppiece. : WIG
50. Law term. : RES
51. Destination. : GOAL
54. Fence part. : POST
56. In Australia. : DOWNUNDER
61. Western resort. : TAHOE
64. Louise de la Ramée. : OUIDA
65. Animal expert. : ZOOLOGIST
67. Literary effort. : ESSAY
68. Is up. : ENDS
69. Utah skiing resort. : ALTA
70. Go after. : SEEK
71. Plant. : SEED
72. Veto word. : NYET
1. Marbles. : MIBS
2. Take ___. : ABOW
3. Bartender. : MIXOLOGIST
4. Worship. : ADORE
5. 1917 initials. : AEF
6. Use shears. : CLIP
7. Neckwear. : ASCOT
8. Part of a saw. : TEETH
9. Thine: Fr. : ATOI
10. Cry out. : BAWL
11. Villa d'___. : ESTE
12. Son of Odin. : THOR
15. Broadway doings. : SHOWBIZ
17. North Carolina cape. : FEAR
21. Modern generation. : BEAT
23. Pronto! : PDQ
25. Baby buggies. : PRAMS
26. Spokes. : RADII
28. Certain vessels. : SUBS
30. Fireplace residue. : SOOT
31. Despicably. : UNWORTHILY
32. Queen: Fr. : REINE
33. Sheath or shift. : DRESS
35. Plants firmly. : SETS
37. Have a bite. : EAT
38. Oyster ___. : STEW
40. Where Paysandu is. : URUGUAY
44. Preposition. : UPON
45. Swim. : DIP
49. ___ bat for. : GOTO
52. Cutting tools. : ADZES
53. Sierra ___. : LEONE
55. Writer Françoise. : SAGAN
56. Suits. : DOES
57. River into the Trent. : OUSE
58. Judicious. : WISE
59. State: Abbr. : NDAK
60. Motored. : RODE
62. Bone: Prefix. : OSTE
63. Coup d'___. : ETAT
66. British wherewithal. : LSD

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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