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New York Times, Tuesday, August 31, 1965

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,875
Across Down
1. Peter or Paul. : CZAR
5. The French. : GAULS
10. Busy place. : HIVE
14. Impost. : LEVY
15. Musical tone. : AFLAT
16. Scene of strife. : ASIA
17. Riffian. : ARAB
18. People of Transylvania. : ROUMANIANS
20. Moor of Spain. : MORISCO
22. County in Ireland. : GALWAY
23. ___ water. : INHOT
24. Feature of the hobble skirt. : SLIT
25. City in Arizona. : TUCSON
27. Part of "As You Like It." : EPILOGUE
31. Identical. : ALIKE
32. Wooded vales. : GLENS
33. Staff member: Abbr. : ADC
34. Zodiac sign. : LEO
35. Starr of the Wild West. : BELLE
36. Cambridge school. : MIT
37. Ratite bird. : EMU
38. Jury. : PANEL
39. Office worker. : STENO
41. Notorious Russian. : RASPUTIN
43. Kitchen utensil. : COOKER
44. Der ___. : ALTE
45. Apparition. : SHAPE
46. Composer De Falla. : MANUEL
49. Native of North Carolina. : TARHEEL
52. Time for good hunting. : OPENSEASON
55. 18th century portraitist. : OPIE
56. Varied: Abbr. : MISC
57. Businessman. : AGENT
58. Photographer's purchase. : LENS
59. Ornamental ribbon. : SASH
60. Expensive pictures of a kind. : XRAYS
61. Whilom. : ERST
1. Chowder base. : CLAM
2. Cipher. : ZERO
3. Grasping. : AVARICIOUS
4. City on the Volga, now Shcherbakov. : RYBINSK
5. Waiter at Maxim's. : GARCON
6. On shank's mare. : AFOOT
7. Curved knife used by Eskimos. : ULU
8. Wallop. : LAM
9. Certain dance guests. : STAGLINE
10. "___ the Chief." : HAILTO
11. What "vidi" means. : ISAW
12. Guitarlike instrument of India. : VINA
13. Marryat's Midshipman. : EASY
19. Synonym for hardness. : NAILS
21. Oxford. : SHOE
24. Charm. : SPELL
25. Old German coin. : TALER
26. Body of Moslem scholars. : ULEMA
27. Lady of Loch Katrine. : ELLEN
28. Warden of a kind. : GAMEKEEPER
29. City near Venice. : UDINE
30. King Arthur's foster father. : ECTOR
32. Aladdin's friend. : GENIE
35. Formidable female. : BATTLEAX
38. Whimpers. : PULES
39. Take wing. : SOAR
40. First-class, in England. : TOPHOLE
42. Falstaff's special feature. : PAUNCH
43. Plain songs. : CHANTS
45. Unyielding. : STONY
46. VIP's on the home front. : MOMS
47. Port of the South Seas. : APIA
48. Suffix with thin or fat. : NESS
50. German number. : EINS
51. In case. : LEST
53. Farmer's forte: Abbr. : AGR
54. The Red or the Black. : SEA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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