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New York Times, Thursday, October 15, 1964

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q X Y }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,555
Across
1. On the ___. : SHELF
6. Egyptian makeup aids. : KOHLS
11. Bowl sound. : RAH
14. Adam's ale. : WATER
15. Appeared. : AROSE
16. Relative of a Paiute. : UTE
17. Ridge: Fr. : ARETE
18. Storytellers of a sort. : FABULISTS
20. Exchanging. : BARTERING
22. Part of a play. : ACTII
23. When a shrimp whistles, for instance. : NEVER
24. Production of 360 years ago. : OTHELLO
26. Pointed. : SPIRED
28. Honest ___. : ABE
29. Lake formed by Hoover Dam. : MEAD
30. Dickens. : BOZ
31. Control. : REGULATE
34. Glasses: Colloq. : SPECS
36. Swiss canton. : URI
37. ___ circle. : INNER
41. Trust. : RELIANCE
44. Impatient exclamation. : OUF
45. Part of a church. : APSE
48. Election winners. : INS
49. Bowers. : ARBORS
51. Fetter. : MANACLE
53. Man's name akin to Ursula. : ORSON
54. Muse. : ERATO
55. Feuds. : VENDETTAS
59. Wordsworth, Coleridge, and Southey. : LAKEPOETS
61. Pronoun. : THINE
62. Chemical suffix. : IDE
63. Kind of show. : RAREE
64. Genus of mosquitoes. : AEDES
65. Bronze: Lat. : AES
66. Military experiment. : ATEST
67. Tartan trousers. : TREWS
Down
1. Mop. : SWAB
2. Kimball O'___, Kipling hero. : HARA
3. Make immortal. : ETERNIZE
4. Communication. : LETTER
5. Style of writing. : FREEVERSE
6. Afghanistan tribesman. : KAFIR
7. Algerian port. : ORAN
8. Robin Goodfellow. : HOBGOBLIN
9. Southern campus. : LSU
10. Psalm word. : SELAH
11. Susurrus. : RUSTLE
12. Hun. : ATTILA
13. Greek poet of 8th cen. B.C. : HESIOD
19. Ticket scalpers: Slang. : ICEMEN
21. Counsel: Dial. : REDE
25. Oolong. : TEA
26. Science degrees. : SBS
27. Potable. : POP
28. Atmospheres. : AURAS
32. Lerner and Loewe lady fair. : GUINEVERE
33. The common folk, in France. : TIERSETAT
35. Produce. : CREATE
38. Poetic tide. : NOONTIDE
39. Geographical abbreviation. : EUR
40. Certain baseball players: Abbr. : RFS
42. Girl's nickname. : LIL
43. Jack, for one. : CARD
45. Famous flier's first name. : AMELIA
46. Torchlight ___. : PARADE
47. Moves sinuously. : SNAKES
50. Take the trouble. : BOTHER
52. Dried coconut. : COPRA
53. Start. : ONSET
56. French seasons. : ETES
57. Over again. : ANEW
58. Meeting: Abbr. : SESS
60. Grain. : OAT

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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