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New York Times, Wednesday, June 17, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,435
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1. Leyte's neighbor. : SAMAR
6. Living ___. : WAGE
10. Existing. : REAL
14. Cloth. : TOILE
15. Cupid. : AMOR
16. French pronoun. : ELLE
17. Unerring. : INFALLIBLE
19. Biblical land, in Ethiopia. : SEBA
20. Abstained. : REFRAINED
21. Actors. : MIMES
22. Certain legislators. : MPS
23. Fragrant. : REDOLENT
25. NCO. : SGT
28. Farm enclosure. : STY
30. Out. : NOTIN
31. Cheese. : PARMESAN
34. Room at ___. : THETOP
37. Turkestan mountain. : ALAI
38. Coral islet. : KEY
40. Nothing, in Spain. : NADA
41. Leather worker. : TANNER
44. TV performer of sorts. : WRESTLER
47. Bred. : SIRED
49. Texas campus. : SMU
50. Feminine title. : SRA
51. Askew. : LOPSIDED
54. London network. : BBC
56. Typewriter type. : ELITE
57. Shameful. : MISERABLE
62. Slush. : MIRE
63. Kept within bounds. : CONTROLLED
64. Partner of above. : OVER
65. Willow. : ITEA
66. Body of water. : SOUND
67. Suffix with sad and glad. : NESS
68. Come or go, for example. : VERB
69. Marshal. : ARRAY
1. Commotion. : STIR
2. Tops. : AONE
3. Vex: Colloq. : MIFF
4. Clock part. : ALARM
5. Backslide. : RELAPSE
6. Cart, old style. : WAIN
7. Color. : AMBER
8. ___ rule. : GOLDEN
9. Before: Poet. : ERE
10. Buoyant. : RESILIENT
11. Rudiments. : ELEMENTALS
12. Barkley. : ALBEN
13. Minimum. : LEAST
18. Itemizes. : LISTS
21. Luna ___. : MOTH
24. Period. : DOT
25. Young oyster. : SPAT
26. Festival. : GALA
27. Becomes known by degrees. : TRANSPIRES
29. Beast of burden. : YAK
32. Diplomats. : MINISTERS
33. Fresh. : NEW
35. Stettin's river. : ODER
36. Kind of rubber. : PARA
39. Times: Abbr. : YRS
42. Indian. : ERIE
43. Coral. : RED
45. Glowing coal. : EMBER
46. Confidentially. : SUBROSA
48. Lower. : DEMOTE
51. Shade of yellow. : LEMON
52. Shade of green. : OLIVE
53. R.R. car. : DINER
55. Heat: Lat. : CALOR
58. Try: Colloq. : STAB
59. Become hazy. : BLUR
60. Siberian river. : LENA
61. Whirlpool. : EDDY
63. Early Roman date. : CIV

Answer summary: 6 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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