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New York Times, Wednesday, July 24, 1963

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 58, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 5,106
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1. Man on a faculty. : PROF
5. Honeybee genus. : APIS
9. Afternoon event. : NAP
12. Type of newspaper. : DAILY
14. Threnody. : DIRGE
15. Wife of Athamas. : INO
16. Rawlings novel. : THEYEARLING
18. Card game. : GIN
19. Falsehood. : TALE
20. Type of magazine. : MONTHLY
22. Word of worship. : GLORIA
24. "All ___ Eve." : ABOUT
25. Traffic sign, for short. : SLO
26. ___ time. : SMALL
28. Incarnation of Vishnu. : RAMA
31. Jaw muscle. : MASSETER
34. Longed (for): Slang. : YENNED
36. Thing done: Lat. : ACTUS
37. The Amazon, for one. : RIO
39. Relative of "old chap." : KIDDO
40. Make a new package. : REWRAP
42. Legislative list. : CALENDAR
44. Sequoia. : TREE
45. Slanted from the perpendicular. : ARAKE
47. Cakes' companion. : ALE
48. Day's march: Fr. : ETAPE
50. Eels. : MORAYS
53. ___ Killarney. : LAKESOF
55. Units. : ONES
56. Birthday figure. : AGE
57. Vivaldi work. : FOURSEASONS
62. Opposite of max. : MIN
63. Burros. : ASSES
64. Fruit. : DATES
65. Final cause. : END
66. Musical instrument. : REED
67. Days of ___. : YORE
1. Western timetable abbreviation. : PDT
2. Cheer. : RAH
3. Goose: Fr. : OIE
4. Hit a ___ left field. : FLYTO
5. Trouble. : AIL
6. First in time. : PRIMAL
7. Meanly. : IGNOBLY
8. Musical sign. : SEGNO
9. "Gay Divorcee" tune. : NIGHTANDDAY
10. Indigo. : ANIL
11. Shetland. : PONY
13. Leap ___. : YEAR
14. Day-___. : DREAMER
17. Leaning: Naut. : ALIST
21. Go to bed: Colloq. : TURNIN
22. To freeze: Fr. : GLACER
23. Charles Jackson novel. : LOSTWEEKEND
25. Epithet for Aleck. : SMART
27. Port of Chile. : ARICA
29. Certain awards. : MEDALS
30. Idolize. : ADORE
32. C.I.D. of France. : SURETE
33. That: Sp. : ESA
35. Also, old style. : EKE
38. Lichen growing on trees. : OAKMOSS
41. Squaw's burden. : PAPOOSE
43. Sierra ___. : LEONE
46. Decline. : REFUSE
49. ___ as. : ASFAR
51. Peruse. : READ
52. Analyze. : ASSAY
53. Gold cloth. : LAME
54. Opposed: Dial. : AGIN
58. ___-letter day. : RED
59. Indian. : OTO
60. Abner's father. : NER
61. Mariner's direction. : SSE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 9 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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