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New York Times, Thursday, May 27, 1965

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.24, Missing: { F J Q X }, Scrabble score: 299 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 84, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,779
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1. Mail expediter. : ZIPCODE
8. Molded, as slabs of concrete. : PRECAST
15. Develops. : EVOLVES
16. Otalgia. : EARACHE
17. Dodge City locales. : SALOONS
18. Adjuster. : ADAPTER
19. Dissertation. : THESIS
20. Memorable sayings. : ANA
21. Welsh name. : EVAN
22. Site of the Heart of Midlothian. : EDINBURGH
25. Go away! : SCAT
28. Whistle sound. : TOOT
29. Fresh-water fish. : LOACH
33. End of month: Bus. abbr. : EOM
34. ___ et mon droit. : DIEU
35. Mouthwash. : GARGLE
36. Designating a certain movie. : TWOREEL
38. Describing a historical "line." : THINRED
39. Companions of mortises. : TENONS
40. "To ___ not . . . " : BEOR
41. Unit in physics. : ERG
42. Wheat disease. : ERGOT
43. Meets and talks with. : SEES
44. Small dog. : PEKE
45. Beverage expert. : TEATASTER
48. Shellfish. : CRAB
51. Medieval weapon. : RAM
52. "Valse ___." : TRISTE
56. Moral quality. : HONESTY
58. Wolfhounds. : BORZOIS
59. Memory loss. : AMNESIA
60. Saccharinize. : SWEETEN
61. Letter opener. : DEAREST
62. All said ___. : ANDDONE
1. Piquancy. : ZEST
2. Assyrian city of Biblical times. : IVAH
3. End of an axis. : POLE
4. Cupboard. : CLOSET
5. Like an egg. : OVOID
6. Elemental qualities. : DENSITIES
7. Letter. : ESS
8. Brittle ingredient. : PEANUT
9. Electronic detector. : RADAR
10. Time. : ERA
11. Continental tip. : CAPEHORN
12. Part of "Macbeth." : ACTV
13. One of the stadiums. : SHEA
14. Bird. : TERN
20. Arabian name element. : ABOU
23. Christmas. : NOEL
24. White of egg. : GLAIR
25. Number of Roman hills: It. : SETTE
26. Shrink. : COWER
27. In the company of. : AMONG
30. Harmonize. : AGREE
31. Office aide. : CLERK
32. Barrier. : HEDGE
34. Al ___ (spaghetti style), in Italy. : DENTE
35. Western locale. : GHOSTTOWN
37. Soft drink. : ROOTBEER
38. Cumberland river. : TEES
40. Laser. : BEAM
43. Reside in, temporarily. : STAYAT
44. Valued. : PRIZED
46. Ars gratia ___. : ARTIS
47. Slipped. : ERRED
48. African lake. : CHAD
49. "When in ___ . . . " : ROME
50. Indian coin. : ANNA
53. ___ say. : SOTO
54. ___ Shan, Asian range. : TIEN
55. Old slave. : ESNE
57. Compass point. : SSE
58. Youth group. : BSA

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

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