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New York Times, Friday, August 20, 1965

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.64, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 313 (avg 1.73)
Open Squares: 56, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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Students & seniors
Across
1. Kind of apple. : ADAMS
6. Nipped in the ___. : BUD
9. Kind of glass. : SPY
12. Kind of tree. : FAMILY
14. Monster in Greek myth. : CHIMERA
16. Kind of paper. : TISSUE
17. Attendant. : SERVITOR
18. Founded: Abbr. : EST
19. Kind of rags. : GLAD
21. ___ out. : INAND
22. Kind of bread. : RYE
23. Kind of post. : LISTENING
26. Mechanical being. : ROBOT
29. Votes for. : AYES
30. "Merry" fellow. : ANDREW
32. Kind of house. : ALE
33. Kind of door. : TRAP
37. Main streets: Slang. : DRAGS
38. Kind of will. : ILL
39. Kind of nut. : BEECH
40. Kind of doll. : MAMA
41. Greek letter. : ETA
42. Kind of march. : FORCED
43. Kind of such. : NONE
45. Hair tint. : RINSE
46. Kind of buff. : BLINDMANS
49. Certain nouns: Abbr. : PLS
52. Kind of fight. : PRIZE
53. Followers: Suffix. : ISTS
55. Excessive. : TOO
56. Where one could be bound. : HOMEWARD
59. No one wants to be a "non" one. : ENTITY
61. Bewildered. : INADAZE
62. Indian. : DAKOTA
63. Seventy. : LXX
64. ___ Kippur. : YOM
65. Corn meal cakes. : PONES
Down
1. Kind of thought. : AFTER
2. Kind of chain: Colloq. : DAISY
3. Avenue in New York City. : AMSTERDAM
4. Sol-fa syllables. : MIS
5. Phony coin. : SLUG
6. Engineer's degree. : BCE
7. Clock: Ger. : UHR
8. "The ___ Comedy." : DIVINE
9. ___ example. : SETAN
10. Kind of horn. : PRONG
11. Kind of stick. : YARD
13. Kind of pages. : YELLOW
15. Prime ___. : MINISTERS
17. Bodies of water: Abbr. : SDS
20. Islet: Dial. : AIT
24. Kind of story. : TALL
25. Kind of ball. : EYE
27. Kind of labor. : ORGANIZED
28. Egyptian god of pleasure. : BES
30. Naval title: Abbr. : ADM
31. One of F.D.R.'s agencies. : NRA
32. ___ king. : ALA
34. Kind of room. : RECEPTION
35. Kind of high. : ACE
36. Scholars degree. : PHD
38. Thing. : ITEM
39. Kind of voyage. : BON
41. Kind of table. : END
42. Two-___. : FISTED
44. Kind of street. : ONEWAY
45. Women in white. : RNS
46. Kind of cheer: Slang. : BRONX
47. Small mollusk or slug: Lat. : LIMAX
48. First ___. : AID
50. Lehmann. : LOTTE
51. Beans. : SOYAS
52. Loving: Suffix. : PHIL
54. Kind of dragon. : SNAP
57. Nitrogen: Prefix. : AZO
58. In ___ (against a thing): Lat. : REM
60. Referee's term. : TKO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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