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New York Times, Thursday, March 26, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.40, Missing: { F J Q V Z }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,352
Across Down
1. Boutiques. : SHOPS
6. Admission. : ACCESS
12. Jumped. : STARTED
14. Cousin of a clock watcher. : SLACKER
16. Cotton cloth. : PERCALE
17. Divided. : PARTITE
18. Requisition: Abbr. : ORD
19. Scale. : ASCEND
21. Small dog. : PUG
22. Skier's conveyance. : TOW
23. Asian leader. : CHIANG
24. Become listless. : MOPE
25. One of the seven deadly sins. : SLOTH
27. Women with caps. : RNS
28. Claw. : TALON
29. Pried: Colloq. : SNOOPED
31. Common verbal contraction. : WERENT
32. Taylor or Grant. : PRESIDENT
34. Military engineer. : SAPPER
37. Thickness. : DENSITY
40. Twisted strands of yarn. : PLIES
41. ___ cut bill. : TAX
42. Register. : ENROL
44. Winter Olympics winner. : USSR
45. Fast talk. : PATTER
47. Chemical suffix. : ANE
48. Fabulous biped. : ROC
49. P.O. equipment. : DATERS
50. Former 32 Across. : IKE
51. Neptune's symbol. : TRIDENT
53. Made harmonious. : ATTUNED
56. Island off Florida, shell hunters' haunt. : SANIBEL
57. Certain horseshoes. : LEANERS
58. Settle cozily. : NESTLE
59. Mixes. : STIRS
1. Solid alcohols. : STEROLS
2. Difficult. : HARDWON
3. Marine mammal. : ORC
4. Parents' concern. : PTA
5. Word in Psalms. : SELAH
6. Poplars. : ASPENS
7. Harsh noise. : CLANG
8. Program. : CARD
9. Outside: Prefix. : ECT
10. Sports accessory. : SKIPOLE
11. Attack. : SETUPON
12. Civet's decor. : SPOTS
13. Longings. : DESIRES
15. University officer. : REGENT
20. Lodge? : CANDIDATE
23. Daily routine. : CHORES
24. Swallow. : MARTIN
26. Best hat. : TOPPER
28. Less relaxed. : TENSER
30. ___ piacere (please): It. : PER
31. Skin excresence. : WEN
33. Right-handed. : DEXTRAL
34. Bursts of energy. : SPURTS
35. Smith or Willkie. : ALSORAN
36. Resembling fish. : PISCINE
38. Instructor. : TRAINER
39. It's next to the largest city in U. S. : YONKERS
41. Tell tales. : TATTLE
43. Yorkshire city. : LEEDS
45. Lengthwise strip in a dress. : PANEL
46. Colorado park. : ESTES
49. National ___. : DEBT
52. Roman counterpart of Pluto. : DIS
54. Use a kind of shuttle. : TAT
55. Numerical prefix. : UNI

Answer summary: 5 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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