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New York Times, Thursday, September 2, 1965

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 321 (avg 1.70)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,877

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Students & seniors
Across
1
Small fry. : TADS
5
Coffee. : MOCHA
10
Ridicule. : TWIT
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Not ___ (many). : AFEW
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Mixture of metals. : ALLOY
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Mixture of foods. : HASH
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Product of Etna. : LAVA
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Moves with speed. : TEARS
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Facility. : EASE
20
Problem in suburbia. : CRABGRASS
22
The real ___. : MCCOY
23
___ Canals. : SOO
24
Hebrew word in the Psalms. : SELAH
26
Seedy fruit. : FIG
29
Furthermore. : AND
31
Save. : LAYAWAY
35
Make into law. : ENACT
37
A woman loved. : INAMORATA
39
External: Prefix. : ECTO
40
Square accounts. : PAYUP
41
Friday, for one. : GIRL
42
Robot bomb. : DOODLEBUG
44
Kind of jury. : PETIT
45
Shake hands on. : AGREETO
46
Famous Secretary of State. : HAY
48
European resort. : SPA
49
Sky-blue shades. : CIELS
51
Refrain syllable. : TRA
53
Ducks. : TEALS
56
Popular sport. : ICEHOCKEY
61
Storage place of a kind. : HIVE
62
Suffix with land or sea. : SCAPE
63
Time of day: Prefix. : HORO
64
To join: Fr. : UNIR
65
Composer Copland. : AARON
66
Type of type: Abbr. : ITAL
67
Secretary. : DESK
68
Favor. : BLESS
69
White House name. : POLK
Down
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Soft mineral. : TALC
2
From a distance. : AFAR
3
Hindu angel. : DEVA
4
Wipes up. : SWABS
5
___ of honor. : MATRON
6
Olive genus. : OLEA
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Style: Slang. : CLASS
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Guffaw. : HORSELAUGH
9
Assents. : AYS
10
In ___ of (under supervision). : THECHARGE
11
Army member. : WAAC
12
"This ___ sudden!" : ISSO
13
People. : THEY
21
Capricorn's shape. : GOAT
22
Famous name in medicine. : MAYO
25
Hurricane ___. : LAMP
26
"___ cold . . . " : FEEDA
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In disguise: Colloq. : INCOG
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Croc's cousin. : GATOR
30
Fiendish. : DIABOLICAL
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Bides one's time. : WAITS
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Nautical term. : ATRIP
34
Conference place of 1945. : YALTA
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Worker in CIA. : CODECLERK
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Site of the Hall of Fame: Abbr. : NYU
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Man's nickname. : PETE
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Garlands. : LEIS
44
Fire: Prefix. : PYRO
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Constantine's capital. : ATHENS
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Panic. : SCARE
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Have ___ on the shoulder. : ACHIP
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Sound of a sort. : THUD
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German article. : EINE
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Bird: Lat. : AVIS
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Primitive poem. : EPOS
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Japanese zither. : KOTO
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Of an age. : ERAL
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Recipe ingredient. : YOLK
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Saturday or Sunday: Abbr. : SAB

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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