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New York Times, Wednesday, April 1, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 306 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,358
Across Down
1. Impress. : ESTAMP
7. First-born. : ELDEST
13. Gentleman's companion. : SCHOLAR
14. Land, as a fish. : REELIN
15. Standards. : CRITERIA
17. Demand. : INSIST
18. Part of a cheer. : HIP
19. Kind of paper. : FOOLSCAP
21. Pack away. : STOW
23. Escutcheon border: Her. : ORLE
24. Mohammedan month. : SAFAR
28. Young animal. : FAWN
30. Govt. agency. : FCC
32. City in Kansas. : IOLA
33. Faux pas. : GAFFE
35. Never-failing: Colloq. : FOOLPROOF
37. Exclamation. : OHO
38. Bunk. : BALONEY
40. Wartime vessel. : LST
41. Iron or copper pyrites. : FOOLSGOLD
43. Deteriorates through disuse. : RUSTS
45. ___ Tage (every day) : Ger. : ALLE
46. Military storehouse: Abbr. : ARS
47. More than a little. : SOME
48. Cut again. : RESAW
50. Wife of Esau. : ADAH
52. Part of a sentence: Abbr. : PRED
55. Spend on trifles. : FOOLAWAY
58. Skate. : RAY
59. Have ___ . : AHEART
62. Honshu port. : YOKOHAMA
64. Commit theft: Colloq. : BURGLE
65. Did a tailoring job. : RELINED
66. Horses. : STEEDS
67. Fears. : DREADS
1. Written: Fr. : ECRIT
2. 1963 best seller. : SHIPOFFOOLS
3. Little one. : TOT
4. Hebrew letter. : ALEF
5. Shade of red. : MAROON
6. Earlier. : PRIOR
7. A king of Sweden. : ERIC
8. Namesakes of Helen. : LENAS
9. Loss of hope. : DESPAIR
10. Man's name. : ELI
11. Family member. : SIS
12. Explosive. : TNT
13. Places of learning: Abbr. : SCHS
16. Ancient custom. : ALLFOOLSDAY
20. Place, in horse racing. : SECOND
22. Woman in uniform. : WAF
25. Profitless undertaking. : FOOLSERRAND
26. Willa Cather's "___ Lady." : ALOST
27. Floats. : RAFTS
29. Meshes. : WEBS
31. Diminutive suffix. : CLE
33. Achieve success. : GOFAR
34. Burn ___ in one's pocket. : AHOLE
35. Like certain scents. : FLORAL
36. Fire: Prefix. : PYRO
39. Turkish title. : AGA
42. Foliage. : LEAFAGE
44. Diamond man. : UMP
47. Device for mixing. : SHAKER
49. People in general. : WORLD
51. In ___ (briefly). : AWORD
53. Former dive. : EAMES
54. Half of a tetrad. : DYAD
56. Natives of: suffix. : OTES
57. Sailboat of Shetland Islands. : YOLE
59. Not in class: Abbr. : ABS
60. Small cabin. : HUT
61. Before. : ERE
63. Hawk parrot. : HIA

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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