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New York Times, Wednesday, July 14, 1965

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,827
Across
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Fresh-water fish. : CHUB
5
Prophetic. : VATIC
10
Not know from ___. : ADAM
14
Sharpen. : HONE
15
Pico de ___, Pyrenees peak. : ANETO
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Fuss: Colloq. : TODO
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Napery fabric. : IRISHLINEN
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Collector's item. : COIN
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Continuous drumming. : TATTOO
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Condenses on a surface. : ADSORBS
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Equinox time. : MARCH
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Increases. : UPS
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Laser's cousin. : MASER
30
Hankow, Wuchang, and Hanyang. : HANCITIES
35
Arabian sea gulf. : ADEN
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Seaport on Manila Bay. : CAVITE
37
Helmsman's course. : NBE
38
Across: Prefix. : DIA
39
Popular resort area. : CAPECOD
40
Put on. : DON
41
At the age of: Lat. abbr. : AET
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First game in a series. : OPENER
43
Farm building. : SILO
44
Large juicy fruit. : MUSKMELON
46
Hang by ___. : AHAIR
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Pronoun. : ITS
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Brief. : TERSE
50
Vines grown for fodder. : COWPEAS
54
Finally. : ATLAST
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Turn (up). : CROP
59
Hoarder of books. : BIBLIOTAPH
62
Bit of Latin in business. : INRE
63
Capital of Nigeria. : LAGOS
64
Canal opened in 1825. : ERIE
65
Go off course. : VEER
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Result. : ENSUE
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City near Lake Tahoe. : RENO
Down
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Luncheon check. : CHIT
2
Hour: Sp. : HORA
3
Distinct part. : UNIT
4
June personages. : BESTMEN
5
Intrepidity. : VALOR
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Black bird. : ANI
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Half a score. : TEN
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Virginia willow. : ITEA
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Collector of a sort. : CONDUCTOR
10
With no profit added. : ATCOST
11
Exit. : DOOR
12
Star in Draco. : ADIB
13
Belgian city. : MONS
18
Grayish-white. : HOAR
22
Emulated Mr. Bond. : SPIED
24
Nunnery room. : CHAPEL
25
One of the needy. : HAVENOT
27
Title of address. : MADAM
28
Word of farewell. : ADIEU
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Rockers. : SEATS
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___ Creed. : NICENE
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Republic since 1950. : INDIA
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Commune near Salerno. : EBOLI
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Caballero. : SENOR
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Southern tip of Florida. : CAPESABLE
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French noble. : COMTE
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Protection. : SHELTER
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Fish. : KIPPER
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Concerning. : ASTO
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Uplift. : RAISE
50
Third century date. : CCIV
51
French department. : ORNE
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Sported. : WORE
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Capital of Shensi province. : SIAN
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Swiss river. : AARE
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Short trip in a car. : SPIN
57
God: Prefix. : THEO
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Sacks: Abbr. : BGS
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Girl of song. : LOU

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 11 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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