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New York Times, Monday, December 21, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,622
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1. Nickname akin to "Skinny." : SLIM
5. Israeli port. : ACRE
9. Las Vegas pastime. : FARO
13. Go underground. : HIDE
14. Lend ___. : ANEAR
15. River into Tartary Strait. : AMUR
16. Routine police job. : OPENANDSHUTCASE
19. Wodehouse character. : WOOSTER
20. Dido. : PRANK
21. Relative of wax. : WANE
22. Carpenter's concern. : STUD
23. Hard-grained wheat. : SPELT
25. Proverbial attitude of the victimized. : TWICESHY
29. Right in conduct. : MORAL
30. Trembled. : SHOOK
31. Sweet ___. : PEA
32. Cooler. : ICER
33. Contumely. : SCORN
34. Go skyward. : SOAR
35. Golf term. : LIE
36. Leafy vegetable. : CHARD
37. Clipped. : SHORN
38. Breed of cattle. : LONGHORN
40. Pretense. : FEINT
41. Light-hearted. : AIRY
42. Off balance. : ALOP
43. Morning reception. : LEVEE
45. Popular food. : SAUSAGE
49. Alec Guinness and others. : LAVENDERHILLMOB
52. Asian mountain range. : ALAI
53. House of Poe. : USHER
54. Gen. Bradley. : OMAR
55. Beethoven's birthplace. : BONN
56. Worker. : PEON
57. ___ town. : GOTO
1. One kind of business. : SHOW
2. Chinese poet. : LIPO
3. One of the ologies. : IDEO
4. Store specialty. : MENSWEAR
5. One of De Gaulle's names. : ANDRE
6. French pronoun. : CES
7. Cheer. : RAH
8. Outburst. : ERUPTION
9. Front. : FACADE
10. To ___. : AMAN
11. Washington name. : RUSK
12. Bauxite. : ORE
14. Concerning. : ANENT
17. In any way. : ATALL
18. Barter. : TRUCK
22. Warfare, figuratively. : SWORD
23. Another of the ologies. : SOCIO
24. Dress up. : PREEN
25. Cause of annoyance. : THORN
26. Fishing lure. : SPOON
27. Courage. : HEART
28. Fiber. : YARN
29. Factory. : MILL
30. Fearsome. : SCARY
33. Strengthened. : SHOREDUP
34. Kind of chronicle. : SHIPSLOG
36. Dog, in Paris. : CHIEN
37. Asiatic capital. : SEOUL
39. Yielded. : GAVEIN
40. Talent. : FLAIR
42. Pale. : ASHEN
43. French composer. : LALO
44. Man's name. : EVAN
46. Shot and shell. : AMMO
47. Capricorn's shape. : GOAT
48. River of Spain. : EBRO
49. Part of Canada: Abbr. : LAB
50. Compass point. : ESE
51. Greek letter. : RHO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later.

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