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New York Times, Friday, May 21, 1965

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 318 (avg 1.68)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 1, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,773

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Students & seniors
Across
1
Nuances. : SHADES
7
Musical note. : MIDDLEC
14
One ___. : ATATIME
15
Verily. : INSOOTH
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Emit. : GIVEOUT
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Anchorite. : RECLUSE
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Stair part. : TREAD
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Ricochet. : SKIP
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Coal mine. : PIT
22
Dry: Fr. : SEC
24
Consumed. : EATEN
27
Jazz, so to speak. : JIKE
30
Attention-getting sound. : AHEM
32
Chimpanzee. : JOCKO
36
Half of deux. : UNE
37
Old English poet. : SCOP
38
Wallace character. : BENHUR
39
Contemporary of Molière : LAROCHEFOUCAULD
42
Guarantee. : ENSURE
43
Family member. : AUNT
44
Siamese. : TAI
45
Nine-day-old porridge. : PEASE
46
Port on the Sea of Azov. : EISK
47
Dog, for short. : PEKE
48
'Tween's companion. : TWIXT
50
Mexican gold. : ORO
52
Diplomat: Abbr. : AMB
55
Newspaper name. : OCHS
57
Using an alias: Colloq. : INCOG
61
Glacial deposit. : MORAINE
64
First woman, in Greek myth. : PANDORA
66
Upset. : OVERTIP
67
Los ___. : ANGELES
68
Beef or mutton. : REDMEAT
69
Supplies of goods. : STORES
Down
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Cooking direction. : STIR
2
Experience. : HAVE
3
Army command. : ATEASE
4
Vacuum tube. : DIODE
5
Bird from down under. : EMU
6
Beautician's specialties. : SETS
7
Aaron's sister. : MIRIAM
8
Unfit. : INEPT
9
Medal. : DSC
10
Money: Abbr. : DOL
11
Half mask: Fr. : LOUP
12
And yet: Lat. : ETSI
13
One of a TV twosome. : CHET
14
Businessman: Abbr. : AGT
20
Remain loyal to one's principles. : KEEPFAITH
23
Hiding place. : CACHE
25
Expel. : EJECT
26
One of the Roman Fates. : NONA
27
Mint ___. : JULEP
28
Pointless. : INANE
29
Vice ___. : KERSA
31
Cultivator. : HOE
33
Waterfall or rapids. : CHUTE
34
Former well-to-do Russian farmer. : KULAK
35
Do ___. : ORDIE
37
Propeller. : SCREW
38
Confidence game: Colloq. : BUNKO
40
See 25 Down. : OUST
41
Suffix with clamor and glamour. : OUS
46
Save. : EXCEPT
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Consider carefully. : PONDER
49
Ancient district of Asia Minor. : IONIA
51
Beatle Starr. : RINGO
52
___ patriae (patriotism). : AMOR
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Chess play. : MOVE
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Originated. : BRED
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Vichy and others. : SPAS
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Porter. : COLE
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Smeltery material. : ORES
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Fuel. : GAS
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Branch. : ARM
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Native: Suffix. : ITE
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Red ___. : ANT

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

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