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New York Times, Thursday, September 26, 1963

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { X }, Scrabble score: 383 (avg 2.01)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 5,170
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1. Kind of wheel. : FIFTH
6. Pow! : WHAM
10. Numerical prefix. : OCTO
14. Where Creighton University is. : OMAHA
15. Present. : HERE
16. ___ and Thummim. : URIM
17. Certain dictionaries. : GAZETTEERS
19. Grey. : ZANE
20. Merganser. : SMEW
21. Ocean: Abbr. : ATL
22. Filipino statesman. : QUEZON
24. All ___. : EARS
26. Big and strong. : BURLY
27. Theatrical "Game." : PAJAMA
30. Je ___. : SUIS
31. Mathematical abbreviation. : QED
34. Lower. : ABASE
35. Octopus arms: Zool. : TENTACULA
37. Garment. : ROBE
38. One of the Thompsons. : SADIE
39. Yesterday: Fr. : HIER
40. Coleridge poem. : KUBLAKHAN
42. Unravel. : SOLVE
43. Had a snack. : ATE
44. Noun suffix. : SION
45. Covenants: Fr. : PACTES
46. Geneva's river. : RHONE
48. Best: Colloq. : PICK
49. Poltroon. : COWARD
51. ___ boy. : BAT
52. Gush. : FLOW
56. Bristol's river. : AVON
57. Temblor. : EARTHQUAKE
60. Adorn. : DECK
61. Old French coins. : ECUS
62. Ne plus ___. : ULTRA
63. Black. : INKY
64. Sympathy. : PITY
65. New York city. : OLEAN
1. States of confusion. : FOGS
2. Caliph. : IMAM
3. Daunt: Colloq. : FAZE
4. Part of a folk song refrain. : THEWEASEL
5. Stove pipe. : HAT
6. Stimulates. : WHETS
7. Part of Italy. : HEEL
8. Railroad abbreviation. : ARR
9. Southwestern tree. : MESQUITE
10. European blackbird. : OUZEL
11. Comfortable of a sort. : CRAZYQUILT
12. Tub or vat: Ital. : TINO
13. Sign. : OMEN
18. Fictional plantation. : TARA
23. ___ Minor. : URSA
25. Spirit: Fr. : AME
26. Nobelist author, 1933. : BUNIN
27. Winter garment. : PARKA
28. Almost. : ABOUT
29. Fictional species of dragon. : JABBERWOCK
30. Car. : SEDAN
32. French scholar. : ELEVE
33. Braves. : DARES
35. California resort. : TAHOE
36. Replete. : CHOCKFULL
38. Superficial. : SKINDEEP
41. Biblical lyre. : ASOR
42. Algonquian. : SAC
45. Essence. : PITH
47. Pocket item, for short. : HANKY
48. Fall guy. : PATSY
49. Moslem judge. : CADI
50. Kitchen requisite. : OVEN
51. Dry, as wine. : BRUT
53. New. : LATE
54. Vegetable. : OKRA
55. Alienate (from). : WEAN
58. Chemical prefix. : ACI
59. Status ___. : QUO

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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