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New York Times, Friday, July 9, 1965

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { F V X }, Scrabble score: 328 (avg 1.74)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,822
Across
1. Wicket. : HOOP
5. Sets. : JELLS
10. Rustic sounds. : BAAS
14. Annapolis. : USNA
15. Furnish. : EQUIP
16. Noun ending. : ENCE
17. Obsessions. : TICS
18. River into the Ganges. : JUMNA
19. Suffix with farmer or major. : ETTE
20. Long, as words. : SESQUIPEDALIAN
23. A lot of wine. : TUN
24. Fleur-___. : DELIS
25. Riding in a car. : ONWHEELS
30. Generous ones. : DONORS
33. Nothing more than. : MERE
34. X-ray shielding. : LEAD
36. Type of singing: Abbr. : RECIT
37. Freund's neighbor. : AMI
38. Esoteric ones. : MYSTICS
40. ___ des Pins. : ILE
41. ___ do with. : HASTO
43. Japanese wrestling. : SUMO
44. Purplish red. : LAKE
45. Make melodious. : ATTUNE
47. Written, in a way. : PENCILED
49. Secrecy. : WRAPS
51. Status ___. : QUO
52. Pompous talk. : GRANDILOQUENCE
58. Not long ago. : LATE
59. Short story. : CONTE
60. Unskillfully. : ILLY
62. Addition: Abbr. : INCR
63. Mimics. : APERS
64. French writer. : ZOLA
65. Exclamations of disgust. : BAHS
66. Most trivial. : LEAST
67. Netherlands town. : EDAM
Down
1. Quonset. : HUT
2. Condition: Suffix. : OSIS
3. Quondam. : ONCE
4. ___ hat. : PASSTHE
5. Insipidly. : JEJUNELY
6. Prefix with poise or potential. : EQUI
7. Sugar portion. : LUMP
8. Arow. : LINED
9. Worked in the garden. : SPADED
10. Shortest route. : BEELINE
11. Misanthropic. : ANTISOCIAL
12. ___ part. : ACTA
13. Detected. : SEEN
21. Part of Canada: Abbr. : QUE
22. Then: Fr. : ALORS
25. City on the Missouri. : OMAHA
26. Thread: Prefix. : NEMAT
27. Timepiece. : WRISTWATCH
28. With the deduction of. : LESS
29. Was alert. : SATUP
31. Poet born in Prague. : RILKE
32. Bucephalus, for one. : STEED
35. Piece of silver. : DIME
38. Organic unit: Biol. : MONAD
39. 1066 marked one. : CONQUEST
42. Kitchen implements. : TURNERS
44. Treat as a VIP. : LIONIZE
46. Heroic. : EPICAL
48. Signal to begin. : CUE
50. Hillside. : SLOPE
52. Fluent. : GLIB
53. The frogs. : RANA
54. "___ penny . . . " : ONEA
55. Football periods: Abbr. : QTRS
56. Dull one. : CLOD
57. She: Sp. : ELLA
61. Vegetable. : YAM

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

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