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New York Times, Saturday, January 18, 1964

Author: Manny Miller
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { Q }, Scrabble score: 316 (avg 1.65)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 1, Spans: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
Manny Miller has 32 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,284
Across Down
1. Banter: Slang. : JOSH
5. Amount made in one baking. : BATCH
10. Temple University symbols. : OWLS
14. Pillar or pier. : ANTA
15. Grand ___. : OPERA
16. Detain. : KEEP
17. Diplomat's status, at times. : PERSONANONGRATA
20. One ___ time. : ATA
21. Deer. : HARTS
22. Plastering bases. : LATHS
23. Black: Fr. : NOIRE
25. See 15 Across. : TOSCA
27. Margin. : HEM
28. Suffix with penta or hepta. : GON
29. Strip of dough. : NOODLE
31. On land. : ASHORE
34. Beyond: Prefix. : SUR
35. City in Turkey. : URFA
38. ___ a fruitcake. : NUTTYAS
40. Diplomatic. : TACTFUL
42. Relative of a pub. : CAFE
43. Pronoun. : SHE
45. City in Pakistan. : LAHORE
46. Trying experience. : ORDEAL
48. Language: Abbr. : GER
49. Time of year: Abbr. : APR
51. Egyptian dancing girl. : ALMEH
53. One of the Horae. : IRENE
56. Farmer, at times. : SOWER
58. Nut. : ACORN
60. Certain accounts: Abbr. : CAS
61. Lurking danger. : SNAKEINTHEGRASS
64. Being: Fr. : ETRE
65. Infective agent. : VIRUS
66. Town near Padua. : ESTE
67. Letters. : ZEDS
68. Rascal. : SCAMP
69. River in Hades. : STYX
1. Varnish. : JAPAN
2. "And ___ pray . . . " : ONETO
3. Honest. : STRAIGHTFORWARD
4. Takes. : HAS
5. ___ fide. : BONA
6. Separated. : APART
7. Capacity of some trucks. : TENTONS
8. Delete. : CROSSOUT
9. River into the Yangtze. : HAN
10. Gumbo. : OKRA
11. News item. : WEATHERFORECAST
12. River in Hades. : LETHE
13. Muscular contraction. : SPASM
18. William S. Porter. : OHENRY
19. Pleased. : GLAD
24. Fan. : ROOTER
26. Shade of red. : CORAL
30. Current drama. : LUTHER
31. Kind of history: Abbr. : ANC
32. ___ sponte (of his own will): Lat. : SUA
33. Display rack. : EASEL
36. Baum marten. : FUR
37. Brew. : ALE
39. Of medicine men. : SHAMANIC
41. Confining. : CAGING
44. One of the Pleiades. : ELECTRA
47. Challenge. : DARE
49. Enough: Fr. : ASSEZ
50. ___ Vecchio, in Florence. : PONTE
52. Exclamation of ennui. : HOHUM
54. Very unpleasant. : NASTY
55. Newark's county. : ESSEX
57. Barely manages (with "out"). : EKES
59. Breathing: Abbr. : RESP
62. Clock numbers. : IVS
63. Dwelling place: Abbr. : RES

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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