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New York Times, Tuesday, February 4, 1964

Author:
Helen Fasulo
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
Helen Fasulo has 94 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,301
Across
1. One of the Lincolns. : TAD
4. Vacation spot. : SPA
7. Merchantmen. : SHIPS
12. Having trouble. : INASPOT
14. Poisonous plant. : ACONITE
16. Include. : CONTAIN
17. Painter in the South Seas. : GAUGUIN
18. Chancel table. : ALTAR
19. Ph.D. exams. : ORALS
21. Campus group: Abbr. : SRS
22. Gladly, in phrases. : LIEF
23. Good bridge card. : STOPPER
25. Strawberry: Fr. : FRAISE
27. En ___! : GARDE
31. Give ___ whirl. : ITA
34. Defense forces. : ARMY
35. Arrow poison. : CURARE
36. Hodgepodge. : MELANGE
38. Full of fun. : GLEEFUL
39. Rainier's title. : PRINCE
40. Son of Zeus. : ARES
41. Cookbook abbreviation. : TBS
42. Alfred Emanuel. : SMITH
43. Chaplet. : WREATH
45. Member of a fraternal order. : SHRINER
47. Moons. : ORBS
51. U. N. agency. : FAO
54. One of the Burrs. : AARON
55. Muzzle. : SNOUT
56. Progress. : ADVANCE
58. Base. : IGNOBLE
60. Paying guest. : BOARDER
61. Kenya metropolis. : NAIROBI
62. Building material. : GLASS
63. Swindle: Colloq. : GYP
64. Tawny. : TAN
Down
1. Old Thai coin. : TICAL
2. American chameleon. : ANOLI
3. One of the Rossettis. : DANTE
4. Yard. : SPAR
5. Food at a luau. : POI
6. Not ever. : ATNOTIME
7. Broadway term. : SCALP
8. Visitor. : HOUSEGUEST
9. Common suffix. : ING
10. Papal name. : PIUS
11. Flurry. : STIR
13. Office personnel. : STAFF
14. Showing surprise, wonder, etc. : AGAPE
15. Navy man: Abbr. : ENS
20. Optimistic. : ROSY
23. "Top kick." : SARGE
24. Infrequent. : RARE
26. Cowboys. : RANCHHANDS
28. Catamaran. : RAFT
29. Defeat soundly. : DRUB
30. Congers. : EELS
31. Devilkins. : IMPS
32. Word or expression. : TERM
33. Et ___. : ALII
35. Weather forecast. : CLEAR
37. Industrious creatures. : ANTS
38. Kind of apple. : GREENING
40. Florence's river. : ARNO
43. Electrician. : WIRER
44. Distinction. : HONOR
46. Hambletonians. : RACES
48. Mechanical being. : ROBOT
49. "Taras ___," novel by Gogol. : BULBA
50. Tankard. : STEIN
51. Made: Abbr. : FAB
52. "I've got to see a man about ___." : ADOG
53. Racetrack. : OVAL
55. Fragment. : SNIP
57. Brazilian parrot. : ARA
59. Rollicking. : GAY

Answer summary: 5 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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