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New York Times, Saturday, October 3, 1964

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { F K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,543
Across
1. Rex Harrison role. : CAESAR
7. East Indian sailor. : LASCAR
13. That "Cloud Nine" feeling. : RAPTURE
14. Obtruded. : IMPOSED
16. Relevant. : APROPOS
17. Kitchen appliance. : TOASTER
18. ___ alai. : JAI
19. Early Roman historian. : TACITUS
21. Pindaric. : ODE
22. Footless animal. : APOD
24. Gossip. : RUMOR
25. Goddess of strife. : ERIS
26. Engages. : HIRES
28. Pinna. : EAR
29. Cheeses. : BRIES
30. Earthquakes. : SEISMS
32. Popular comedy. : MARYMARY
34. Distress. : PAIN
36. Leslie Caron role. : LILI
37. Condensed on a surface. : ADSORBED
41. City on the Penobscot. : BANGOR
45. Laughing. : RIANT
46. Fabric on a loom. : WEB
48. Twist. : WEAVE
49. Very eager. : AVID
50. Misbehave: Colloq. : ACTUP
52. Delineated. : DREW
53. Storage place for coal, corn, etc. : BIN
54. Cretan city of old. : GNOSSUS
56. Family member: Abbr. : BRO
57. Provisional. : INTERIM
59. Fisherman's boat. : TRAWLER
61. Tiny protoplasmic unit. : CELLULE
62. High-brow, modern style. : EGGHEAD
63. Melancholy. : SOMBER
64. Saratoga, for one. : RESORT
Down
1. From head to foot. : CAPAPIE
2. Deductively. : APRIORI
3. Battle area, 1944–45: Abbr. : ETO
4. Counterpart of a mgr. : SUPT
5. Bellowing. : AROAR
6. Salvage. : RESCUE
7. Of the shore. : LITTORAL
8. ___-propre. : AMOUR
9. Vichy and others. : SPAS
10. Kind of lettuce. : COS
11. Oregon seaport. : ASTORIA
12. Thinner in sound. : REEDIER
13. Potentates. : RAJAHS
15. Stylish: Colloq. : DRESSY
20. Caliph. : IMAM
23. Bunyan's Slough of ___. : DESPOND
25. Regally attired. : ERMINED
27. See 15 Down. : SMART
29. Secondary rule. : BYLAW
31. Brother or sister. : SIB
33. Josh. : RIB
35. Recent arrival. : NEWCOMER
37. Semitic language. : ARABIC
38. Theologians. : DIVINES
39. City in northwest France. : SAINTLO
40. Military groups: Abbr. : DETS
42. Mrs. Malaprop, for example. : GARBLER
43. Dine too well. : OVEREAT
44. Express in another way. : REWORD
47. Term of address to a little boy. : BUSTER
50. Infirm. : ANILE
51. Free from a charge, in law. : PURGE
54. Larva. : GRUB
55. Droops. : SAGS
58. Shade tree. : ELM
60. "___ is Sylvia? . . . " : WHO

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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