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New York Times, Friday, March 20, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 393 (avg 2.09)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,346
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1. Jeopardize. : HAZARD
7. Went quickly: Colloq. : ZIPPED
13. Devotee of overacting. : EMOTER
14. Chafe. : ABRADE
15. Sandy. : ARENOSE
16. Of a geologic period. : NEOZOIC
18. Lupe ___, former movie star. : VELEZ
19. Ruler, in India. : NIZAM
21. Leader of the hunt: Abbr. : MFH
22. Cornelia's father. : OTIS
23. Curtain material. : SCRIM
24. Clock figure. : VIII
25. Ingenuity. : WIT
26. Master, in India. : SAHIB
27. Grand ___. : HOTEL
28. Skip. : CAPER
30. Siberian dog. : SAMOYEDE
32. Baltic city. : RIGA
34. Choler. : RAGE
35. Designating weather condition that closes airports. : ZEROZERO
39. Symbol of sharpness. : RAZOR
42. Shade of green. : OLIVE
43. Sign of spring. : ROBIN
45. Stanza: Abbr. : VER
47. Labyrinth. : MAZE
48. Slangy sound of disapproval. : BAZOO
49. Game like lotto. : KENO
50. Show ___. : BIZ
51. Schoolboy's slip. : BONER
52. Having aural appendages. : EARED
53. Habituating. : INURING
55. Makes short sharp turns. : ZIGZAGS
57. Forever: Poet. : ETERNE
58. Flattened at the poles. : OBLATE
59. Metal alloy. : SOLDER
60. Chemical compounds. : IMINES
1. Nonconformist. : HERETIC
2. Galli-Curci. : AMELITA
3. Limited areas. : ZONES
4. From ___ (completely). : ATOZ
5. Legal matter. : RES
6. Soak. : DRENCH
7. Where most of the world's cloves come from. : ZANZIBAR
8. Type of girder. : IBEAM
9. Campus festivity. : PROM
10. La ___, Bolivia. : PAZ
11. Descendant of Esau. : EDOMITE
12. Ranked among the gods. : DEIFIED
15. Acknowledge. : AVOW
17. Where to spend escudos. : CHILE
20. Rainbow. : IRIS
23. Topkick, for short. : SARGE
24. Behold!: Fr. : VOYEZ
26. Arrest. : SEIZE
27. Famous name in golf. : HOGAN
29. Turn out (to be). : PROVE
31. Opera role. : MARIO
33. Planner. : ARRANGER
35. Voodoo deity. : ZOMBI
36. Several ladies of legend. : ELAINES
37. Famous name in baseball. : RIZZUTO
38. Seep through. : OOZE
40. Dined too well. : OVERATE
41. Breaks one's word. : RENEGES
44. Russian wolfhound. : BORZOI
46. Staffs. : RODS
48. French maid. : BONNE
49. Well-known Broadway name. : KAZAN
51. Buzzard. : BIRD
52. He, in Italy. : EGLI
54. Kind of pronoun: Abbr. : REL
56. One of the missiles. : IBM

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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