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New York Times, Saturday, April 6, 1963

Author:
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Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 4,997
Across
1. Certain military personnel. : WAFS
5. Pointed remark. : BARB
9. American novelist. : LEWIS
14. African flower. : ALOE
15. The month after Shebat. : ADAR
16. Founder of a Russian dynasty. : IVANI
17. Run together, as musical tones. : SLUR
18. Eastern resort. : LAKEPLACID
20. Lofty. : AERIAL
22. Girl's name meaning "life." : EVA
23. Distinction. : NOTE
24. India's neighbor. : NEPAL
25. African insect. : TSETSE
27. Any popular song of an earlier day. : OLDIE
29. Something new under the sun. : TELSTAR
33. ___ Alamos. : LOS
35. Inner: Prefix. : ENTO
37. Renovate, as a chair. : RECANE
38. Theme of a J. F. K. address. : INTERDEPENDENCE
41. "___ in St. Louis." : MEETME
42. City: Dutch. : STAD
43. Eddie. : NED
44. Act as a storyteller. : NARRATE
46. Hebrew letter. : ALEPH
48. Makes harmless. : UNARMS
50. Entree. : ROAST
53. Subjoins. : ADDS
56. Writer Wolfert. : IRA
57. Keen. : ASTUTE
58. Construction man. : BRICKLAYER
61. Fire sale sign. : ASIS
62. ___ Caverns, Virginia. : LURAY
63. Model. : NORM
64. Big top. : TENT
65. Free from faults. : EMEND
66. Wagon. : DRAY
67. Carousal. : ORGY
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1. "There ___ old woman . . . " : WASAN
2. Formal avenue. : ALLEE
3. Washington slept here. : FOURPOSTER
4. "Martin Chuzzlewit," originally. : SERIAL
5. Low pitch. : BALL
6. City SE of Oklahoma City. : ADA
7. Gives a slant to. : RAKES
8. Type of army commission. : BREVET
9. "___ Liza Jane." : LIL
10. Disappear gradually. : EVANESCE
11. Where Baylor is. : WACO
12. Part of a signature: Abbr. : INIT
13. Phase. : SIDE
19. Fatherly. : PATERNAL
21. Municipal office. : ALDERMAN
25. Head: Fr. : TETE
26. Indulgers in winter sport. : SLEDDERS
28. Item by item. : INDETAIL
30. 1845 opera. : TANNHAUSER
31. Noun suffix. : ANCE
32. Bamboo. : REED
33. Portray. : LIMN
34. Inductee's draft status. : ONEA
36. Italian goddess. : OPS
39. Of a pre-Roman race. : ETRUSCAN
40. Greek letters. : ETAS
45. Mission. : ERRAND
47. One kind of soup. : POTATO
49. Fiorello, for one. : MAYOR
51. Bite. : STING
52. Snappish. : TESTY
53. Talented. : ABLE
54. Musical instrument. : DRUM
55. Extreme. : DIRE
57. Legion. : ARMY
59. Elizabethan dramatist. : KYD
60. Period. : ERA

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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