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New York Times, Tuesday, October 6, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { H Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,546
Across Down
1. Family members. : POPS
5. ___ Flow. : SCAPA
10. Bones' partner. : SKIN
14. Mountain range. : URAL
15. Contemporary poet. : AUDEN
16. Wool: Lat. : LANA
17. Radio ___. : CITY
18. Pudding. : BROWNBETTY
20. Joined. : ENTERED
22. Trees. : ALDERS
23. River into the North Sea. : YSER
24. Did a cobbler's job. : SOLED
26. Actualities. : FACTS
28. Pack. : RAM
29. Social event. : DEBUT
33. "Variations ___ Theme." : ONA
34. Paint. : ENAMEL
37. Nevada city. : RENO
38. India ___. : INK
39. Falls. : TOPPLES
41. Author Yutang. : LIN
42. Reclines. : LIES
44. Bon ___ , tea rose. : SILENE
45. Record of progress. : LOG
46. Sixth: It. : SESTO
48. Army group: Abbr. : DET
49. Common prefix. : TRANS
51. Almost ready for plucking. : RIPER
53. Variegated. : PIED
54. Poisonous gas. : ARSINE
57. First woman, in Greek myth. : PANDORA
60. Dives. : JACKKNIVES
63. ___ B'rith. : BNAI
64. Chill. : AGUE
65. Is up and about. : STIRS
66. To join: Fr. : UNIR
67. Fabrics. : REPS
68. Piece of writing. : ESSAY
69. See 1 Across. : DADS
1. Brownish purple. : PUCE
2. O'Neill character. : ORIN
3. Baker's speciality. : PATTYCAKES
4. Craftiest. : SLYEST
5. Weapon. : SABER
6. Milk part. : CURD
7. Trouble. : ADO
8. Bench. : PEW
9. Year's record. : ANNAL
10. Coaster. : SLEDDER
11. Musical role. : KATE
12. Kind of verb: Abbr. : INTR
13. Prohibitions. : NAYS
19. Suffered. : BLED
21. Do a jeweler's job. : RESET
24. Embroidery piece. : SAMPLER
25. Food item. : OMELET
26. Weapons. : FOILS
27. Merman role. : ANNIE
28. Fast train, in France. : RAPIDE
30. Poisonous plant. : BELLADONNA
31. Theological seminary in N.Y. : UNION
32. Hammer's partner. : TONGS
35. Figures: Abbr. : NOS
36. Man's nickname. : LEN
40. Begin. : SETIN
43. Sudden successes. : STRIKES
47. Piggery sound. : OINK
50. Judas tree. : REDBUD
52. Think: Fr. : PENSE
53. Part of Paris. : PASSY
54. Open. : AJAR
55. Fad. : RAGE
56. Fish. : SCUP
57. Part of Istanbul. : PERA
58. Icebox foray. : RAID
59. Melodies. : AIRS
61. Possessive. : ITS
62. Sixes, in a way. : VIS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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