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New York Times, Monday, June 14, 1965

9-Down : Conrad hero.

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,797
Across
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Humbugs. : FAKES
6
Letters. : MAIL
10
Twin. : DUAL
14
On the qui vive. : ALERT
15
Numerical prefix. : OCTO
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Pride, wrath, ___ ... : ENVY
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Role in popular musical. : KINGARTHUR
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Make sound. : CURE
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One of the Leagues. : IVY
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Makes fast. : TIES
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Table ___. : DHOTE
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Philosopher of a sort. : REALIST
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Cast out. : EJECT
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Good hole card. : ACE
28
Shines. : GLISTENS
31
Piece of sculpture. : BUST
34
Historic city of France. : RHEIMS
36
Extent of rough water. : RIP
37
Shelley's sobriquet. : ARIEL
39
Legist: Abbr. : ATT
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Girl's name. : ELENA
42
Container. : JAR
43
Bacchanalia. : ORGIES
46
"But ye have made it ___ of thieves." : ADEN
47
Native of Africa. : ALGERIAN
49
Favorable. : PRO
51
Fire. : ARDOR
52
Fish: Fr. : POISSON
56
Quirk. : TWIST
57
Campus building. : DORM
58
Brace. : TWO
59
Native of part of India. : GOAN
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Like a cat's-eye. : OPALESCENT
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Not a copy: Abbr. : ORIG
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Doing: Colloq. : UPTO
65
Where Taegu is. : KOREA
66
___ avail. : TONO
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Vacation spots. : SPAS
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Not moving. : INERT
Down
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Islamic ascetic. : FAKIR
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Still in use. : ALIVE
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Region on the Indian Ocean. : KENYA
4
Work unit. : ERG
5
See 68 Across. : STATIC
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Sacred song. : MOTET
7
Teutonic exclamations. : ACHS
8
Printers' group. : ITU
9
Conrad hero. : LORDJIM
10
Boil down. : DECOCT
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Not put in words. : UNUTTERED
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Somme's tributary. : AVRE
13
Caustic. : LYE
18
Vertical pipe. : RISER
23
Region of Germany. : HESSE
25
Recently. : LATE
26
Choice. : ELITE
28
Arrive. : GETIN
29
Rush hour. : NINE
30
Bridge part. : SPAN
31
___ California. : BAJA
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Orsk's river. : URAL
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See 17 Across. : SIRGAWAIN
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Handmaid of Sarah. : HAGAR
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House of ___. : LORDS
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Part of Asia. : LAOS
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Turbulent. : RIOTOUS
45
Gemmule. : SPORE
48
___ bragh. : ERINGO
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___-Korsakov. : RIMSKI
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Marco and others. : POLOS
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Cubic meter. : STERE
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Landlord. : OWNER
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___ all. : NOTAT
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Corrida animal. : TORO
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Things known. : DATA
59
Prepared. : GOT
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Musical direction. : PPP
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In opposition. : CON

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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