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New York Times, Friday, June 19, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 326 (avg 1.74)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,437
Across Down
1. Hollywood ___. : BOWL
5. Bind, as with 38 Down. : LASH
9. Scores from placement. : GOALS
14. Parisienne friend. : AMIE
15. Hodgepodge. : OLIO
16. Spokes. : RADII
17. Worst. : BEST
18. One kind of hat. : OFFTHEFACE
20. Prepare to pour. : UNCORK
22. New Mexican art colony. : TAOS
23. 11th cen. date. : MIV
24. Companion of chips. : FISH
26. Not deliberate. : INHASTE
28. Business time out. : COFFEEBREAK
31. Lodge member. : ELK
32. Suspect. : FEAR
33. Caterwaul. : MIAOW
37. Dissembler. : LIAR
39. Firewood of a sort. : SLABS
42. Bossa ___, current dance. : NOVA
43. Kids' toys. : YOYOS
45. In ___ veritas. : VINO
47. Kind of pole: Abbr. : NEG
48. Assemble. : PUTTOGETHER
52. Wax optimistic. : HOPEFOR
55. ___ trap. : SETA
56. Be beholden to. : OWE
57. Daily bread. : FOOD
59. Tall rum drink. : ZOMBIE
63. At large. : ONTHELOOSE
66. ___ virumque cano. : ARMA
67. Public enthusiasm. : FUROR
68. Apology. : PLEA
69. Approach. : NEAR
70. Locates precisely. : SPOTS
71. Fix in place. : SEAT
72. "Ancient of ___ . . . " : DAYS
1. Mr., in India. : BABU
2. Foreshow. : OMEN
3. Midwest state: Abbr. : WISC
4. Excuse. : LETOFF
5. Brief inspections: Slang. : LOOKSEES
6. Man's nickname. : ALF
7. Use a 13 Down. : SIFT
8. Empty talk: Slang. : HOTAIR
9. ___'s law (of money). : GRESHAM
10. Doltish one. : OAF
11. Kind of apple. : ADAMS
12. Sanctioned. : LICIT
13. Kitchen device. : SIEVE
19. Whetstone. : HONE
21. Berber of Morocco. : RIFF
25. Mend. : HEAL
27. Consanguineous. : AKIN
28. One of the Nine. : CLIO
29. Approval: Colloq. : OKAY
30. Excellent! : BRAVO
31. English cathedral city. : ELY
34. First-rate. : AONE
35. Complete. : OVER
36. Humorous one. : WAG
38. See 5 Across. : ROPE
40. Powerful people: Colloq. : BIGS
41. Treat lightly. : SNEEZEAT
44. Bears. : SUFFERS
46. Italian "eight." : OTTO
49. Implement. : TOOL
50. Infantry. : TROOPS
51. ___ eggs. : HAMAND
52. Walks (with "it"): Colloq. : HOOFS
53. Admit. : OWNUP
54. Stone: Prefix. : PETRO
58. Handout. : DOLE
60. Tar: Sp. : BREA
61. "___ be wrong . . . " : IMAY
62. Beagles' features. : EARS
64. Weather word. : HOT
65. Large swell. : SEA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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