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New York Times, Thursday, July 22, 1965

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J }, Scrabble score: 343 (avg 1.83)
Open Squares: 61, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,835
Across Down
1. Research areas. : LABS
5. "Where ___?" : WASI
9. Totals: Abbr. : AMTS
13. Port of Israel. : ACRE
14. Strength : IRON
15. Masculine titles, of old. : SIRES
17. Tallies. : CHECKSOFF
19. Term in biology. : PLASM
20. Potato bud. : EYE
21. English scientist. : NEWTON
23. Concerning. : ASTO
24. Aerobatic feat. : ZOOM
26. Highway menace. : ROADHOG
28. Strain severely. : OVERTAX
31. Boggy. : MIRY
32. "___ lay me down to sleep . . . " : NOWI
33. City in N. J. : NEWARK
35. Extra. : ODD
38. Ballplayer. : GIANT
40. ___ sequitur. : NON
41. City in Bulgaria. : SOFIA
43. Chemical prefix. : OXY
44. With 35 Down, a long time. : AMONTH
47. Customer. : USER
48. Rebuff. : SLAP
49. Include in a category. : SUBSUME
51. Pay attention to: Colloq. : GETWITH
54. Nothing: Fr. : RIEN
55. ___ vitae. : AQUA
56. Gets busy (with "it"). : HOPSTO
59. Through: Prefix. : DIA
62. Where the Irrawaddy flows. : BURMA
64. Pay strict attention. : BEALLEARS
66. Chinese. : SINIC
67. This: Lat. : ILLE
68. Aborigine of Borneo. : DYAK
69. History. : PAST
70. Times: Abbr. : AFTS
71. Masculine titles: Abbr. : ESQS
1. Kind of curtain. : LACE
2. Painful. : ACHY
3. Passage between house and garage. : BREEZEWAY
4. Jiffy. : SEC
5. He who "grows angry slowly." : WISEMAN
6. Lined up. : AROW
7. Subdued. : SOFT
8. Tale-bearers. : INFORMANTS
9. Cleo's quietus. : ASP
10. Feminine title. : MILADY
11. Some reading matter. : TRASH
12. Sixth: It. : SESTO
16. Air of sorts. : SMOG
18. Half hitch. : KNOT
22. Black: Fr. : NOIR
25. O'Neill character. : ORIN
27. Large vessels of old. : ARKS
28. Progress. : ONGO
29. ___ céleste, organ stop. : VOIX
30. Fear of foreigners. : XENOPHOBIA
34. Gained. : WON
35. See 44 Across. : OFSUNDAYS
36. Per ___. : DIEM
37. Hazard. : DARE
39. Anklebones. : TALI
42. Yorkshire river. : OUSE
45. Schoolboy's problem. : MATH
46. Moves rapidly. : HURTLES
48. Pundits. : SWAMIS
50. College course: Abbr. : BIOL
51. Chatters. : GABS
52. Fit out. : EQUIP
53. Not ___ hair. : TURNA
57. Lucre. : PELF
58. Mariner. : SALT
60. Where Mosul is. : IRAQ
61. Entreats. : ASKS
63. Achievement. : ACT
65. Dutch commune. : EDE

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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