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New York Times, Wednesday, June 2, 1965

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J X Z }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,785
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1. Daredevil. : MADCAP
7. Querying sound. : HUH
10. Solution: Abbr. : ANS
13. Zeal, British style. : ARDOUR
14. A solid, in geometry. : CONE
15. Acquired. : GOT
16. Thirty: Fr. : TRENTE
17. Mining vein. : LODE
18. Brown ___ berry. : ASA
19. Man of the world. : COSMOPOLITAN
22. "Thy joys when shall ___?" : ISEE
25. Fling. : TOSS
26. Card play. : MELD
27. Compound used in bouncing putty. : SILICONE
29. Faults. : LAPSES
31. Earthy. : SALTY
32. Peers. : EQUALS
34. Pronoun. : ONE
35. Feature of the Capitol. : ROTUNDA
37. Vietnam name. : NGO
40. University official. : BURSAR
41. Musical combination. : CHORD
43. Town in Umbria. : ASSISI
46. Calculated. : RECKONED
48. Design. : PLAN
49. Earth. : STAR
50. Sounds of blows: Colloq. : POWS
51. Stands fast. : HOLDSTHELINE
55. Marsh elder. : IVA
56. Unfavorable. : POOR
57. African expedition. : SAFARI
61. Natl. Soc. of women. : DAR
62. Certain canines. : CURS
63. Homely dessert. : PRUNES
64. Heaven. : SKY
65. Poetic verb form. : ART
66. Oriental greeting. : SALAAM
1. Carpet. : MAT
2. Timetable abbreviation. : ARR
3. Presidential initials. : DDE
4. Whimsical idea. : CONCEIT
5. Vehicle. : AUTO
6. Immediately. : PRESTO
7. Ladies' wear, old style. : HOOPS
8. Loosen. : UNDO
9. Command to a dog. : HEEL
10. Marbles. : AGATES
11. Cash register pop-up. : NOSALE
12. Remains unchanged. : STANDS
14. Crowded space. : CLOSEQUARTERS
20. Certain paintings. : MONETS
21. Rascals. : IMPS
22. "This ___ sudden!" : ISSO
23. City on the Yellow River. : SIAN
24. French pronoun. : ELLE
28. Great Persian king. : CYRUS
29. Stripling. : LAD
30. Regretful exclamation. : ALACK
33. Illusory. : UNREAL
36. Mouth: Prefix. : ORI
37. Negative answer. : NONO
38. Waxed. : GREW
39. Racetrack term. : ODDS
40. Tie. : BIND
42. Sanguine. : HOPEFUL
43. Plant parasites. : APHIDS
44. Bohemian. : SLOVAK
45. Wage. : SALARY
47. Becomes brittle. : CRISPS
49. Abrupt. : SHORT
52. Humane group. : SPCA
53. Journey. : TOUR
54. Honshu city. : NARA
58. Librarian's concern. : ANA
59. Turmeric. : REA
60. Doctrine. : ISM

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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