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New York Times, Saturday, August 28, 1965

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.40, Missing: { J K X Z }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,872
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1. Leaf of a flower stalk. : BRACT
6. Stoppers. : PLUGS
11. New protest device of academia. : TEACHIN
13. Majorities of groups or boards. : QUORUMS
15. Type of music. : RAGTIME
16. Hypothetical man of a planet. : URANIAN
17. Noun-forming suffix. : ING
18. Not the queen, king or jack. : PIPCARD
20. Place for unclaimed mail: Abbr. : DLO
21. Aid's partner. : ABET
23. Entries. : DOORS
24. Farm storehouse. : SILO
25. Burdened. : LADEN
27. Make lace. : TAT
28. Zola's artist friend. : MANET
29. Revolves. : GYRATES
31. Avid (for). : HUNGRY
32. Money of a kind. : TRUSTFUND
34. Russian council. : SOVIET
37. Physicians, old style. : LEECHES
40. Coded regions. : AREAS
41. Owns. : HAS
42. Big name in golf. : HOGAN
44. Socket of a clarinet. : BIRN
45. Western pony. : PINTO
47. Native of Liberia. : GOLA
48. Tennis stroke. : LOB
49. Stopped going. : RANDOWN
51. Scotsman's cap. : TAM
52. Richly tasteful. : ELEGANT
54. Formerly. : ONETIME
56. Signifies explicitly. : DENOTES
57. Retribution. : NEMESIS
58. Puts aside. : SAVES
59. Prohibitions. : DONTS
1. Children's game of the good old days. : BEANBAG
2. Tattered: Colloq. : RAGGEDY
3. Perform. : ACT
4. Counter in a game. : CHIP
5. Unconfident. : TIMID
6. Contented sounds. : PURRS
7. Great quantity: Colloq. : LOAD
8. House or garden ornament. : URN
9. Directing. : GUIDING
10. Not as large. : SMALLER
11. Error's partner. : TRIAL
12. Nephews. : NEPOTES
13. Bottle size. : QUART
14. High-hat. : SNOOTY
19. Littoral. : COASTLAND
22. Occurring every third day. : TERTIAN
24. Tunnel worker: Slang. : SANDHOG
26. The nostrils. : NARES
28. Chew. : MUNCH
30. Mild remonstration. : TUT
31. Shade. : HUE
33. Decorative garland. : FESTOON
34. Clothed in rich fur: Poet. : SABLED
35. Bauer's team. : ORIOLES
36. Fragrant flower. : VERBENA
38. Conceited one. : EGOTIST
39. Ancient city of Cyprus. : SALAMIS
41. Suggestions. : HINTS
43. Appellations. : NAMES
45. Single divisions of windows. : PANES
46. Confessed (to). : OWNED
49. The charge. : RATE
50. Jules Verne hero. : NEMO
53. One of Stevenson's titles: Abbr. : GOV
55. Hosiery size. : TEN

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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