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New York Times, Wednesday, July 7, 1965

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { F J K Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 262 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 59, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,820
Across
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Burn up. : CHAR
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City on the Avon. : BATH
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Basilica feature. : APSE
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Frightened one. : MOUSE
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Irish exclamation. : ARRA
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Ancient Asiatic land. : ELAM
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Fair location, remember? : STLOUISMISSOURI
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Type of message: Abbr. : TEL
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Racket. : NOISE
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English composer. : ELGAR
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Another: Lat. : ALIUS
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St. Philip ___. : NERI
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Certain shoes. : SABOTS
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Living room item. : ENDTABLE
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Thin material. : CRAPE
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Where Kazakh is. : ASIA
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Fasten. : NAIL
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Latin case: Abbr. : ABL
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Pronouncements. : DICTUMS
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Made a bridge play. : LED
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Bovine sounds. : MOOS
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Per ___. : DIEM
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Divide. : HALVE
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Derived sum. : PROCEEDS
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Profession. : CAREER
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Part of Q.E.F. : ERAT
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Author of "From Rags to Riches." : ALGER
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Famous race horse. : SWAPS
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Father of Sir Kay. : ECTOR
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Danish fjord. : ISE
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Military men. : MASTERSERGEANTS
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Curved molding. : OGEE
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Raison d'___. : ETRE
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Get out of. : EVADE
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Apparatus. : GEAR
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"Thy joys when shall ___?" : ISEE
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Suffix with high or low. : NESS
Down
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Enclosure. : COTE
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Uproar. : HULLABALOO
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Volcano of Kyushu. : ASO
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Together again. : REUNITED
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Principal constituent. : BASIS
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"___ and the Man." : ARMS
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Period of time. : TRIENNIUM
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Contains. : HAS
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___ harp. : AEOLIAN
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Work doggedly: Colloq. : PLUG
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Burnett heroine. : SARA
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Oriental prince. : EMIR
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Timetable abbreviation. : MST
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Bettor's concern. : IOUS
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Spanish painter. : SERT
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Hang down loosely. : LOP
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Gouda's cousin. : EDAM
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Rascal. : SCAMP
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Bower. : ARBOR
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___ Park, Col. : ESTES
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Skilled entertainers. : BALLERINAS
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Gladly: Archaic. : LIEVE
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Tribal leader. : ELDER
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Final analyses. : ACIDTESTS
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Notion. : IDEA
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Kind of untanned leather. : SHAGREEN
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Symbol of power. : SCEPTER
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Have reality. : ARE
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Gaelic. : ERSE
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Wooden shoe. : CLOG
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Go climb ___. : ATREE
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Atmospheric phenomenon. : SMOG
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Carry on. : WAGE
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On the wave. : ASEA
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Wax, old style. : CERE
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Certain degrees. : STDS
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Native: Suffix. : ESE
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Defendants, in Roman law. : REI
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Prayer. : AVE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 6 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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