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New York Times, Monday, February 1, 1965

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 301 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
PS notes: Original 15-Across should have read "Put-in-Bay."
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,664
Across Down
1. Leg, on a coat of arms. : GAMB
5. Tidy (up), country style. : REDD
9. Dashboard items. : DIALS
14. At a distance. : AFAR
15. Where Put in Bay is. : ERIE
16. Have insight. : INSEE
17. ___ del Mar. : VINA
18. School course. : PENMANSHIP
20. Plant called sea holly. : ERINGO
22. Dampest. : SOGGIEST
23. Generous ones. : LENDERS
25. Not descriptive of the Beatles. : BALD
26. Fragment. : SNATCH
28. Was crowded. : TEEMED
32. Pullman berth. : UPPER
34. Frosts. : RIMES
36. Babylonian sky god. : ANU
37. Part of a hammer head. : CLAW
38. Betrayer. : JUDAS
39. Fisherman's bend. : KNOT
40. Fond du ___. : LAC
41. Unit of light. : LUMEN
42. Describing a wintry landscape. : SNOWY
43. Missing link. : APEMAN
45. One kind of pitcher. : RELIEF
47. Waterless. : ARID
49. Is attracted by. : TAKESTO
52. One who refuses to follow the crowd. : STANDOUT
56. California "Sea." : SALTON
57. Butler. : MANSERVANT
59. Whilom. : ERST
60. More experienced. : OLDER
61. Angle of twig and branch. : AXIL
62. Word of reproach, in the Bible. : RACA
63. Barometer. : GLASS
64. Flower. : LILY
65. Exchange. : SWAP
1. Chairman's tool. : GAVEL
2. Full of ardor. : AFIRE
3. NASA program. : MANINSPACE
4. Just bought. : BRANDNEW
5. Explosive noise. : REPORT
6. Prior to. : ERE
7. Gunga and others. : DINS
8. Disband, as troops: Brit. : DEMOB
9. Small valleys. : DINGLES
10. ___ information. : INSIDE
11. North Carolina name. : ASHE
12. Luau decor. : LEIS
13. Social unit. : SEPT
19. Marbles. : AGATES
21. Car part. : GEAR
24. Rugby play: Colloq. : SCRUM
27. Player of a children's game. : HIDER
29. Nonentity. : MANOFSTRAW
30. Sufficient: poet. : ENOW
31. What England expects every man will do. : DUTY
32. Branch of a great university. : UCLA
33. Fall with a flat sound. : PLAP
35. Painter Edouard. : MANET
38. College man. : JUNIOR
39. Church furniture. : KNEELERS
41. Cupboards. : LARDERS
42. Japanese deer. : SIKA
44. Homes for men of the cloth. : MANSES
46. Finally. : LASTLY
48. Armand of "Camille." : DUVAL
50. Mario's beloved. : TOSCA
51. Ready. : ONTAP
52. Urban atmosphere. : SMOG
53. Like a grandfather clock. : TALL
54. Time ___ half. : ANDA
55. Hack. : TAXI
58. Nothing. : NIL

Answer summary: 9 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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