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New York Times, Saturday, July 25, 1964

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { J K Q }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 1, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,473
Across
1. Axminster, for one. : CARPET
7. Part of Indonesia. : FLORES
13. City in Pennsylvania. : ALTOONA
14. Run. : RIVULET
16. Device for pest control. : RATTRAP
17. Of a single thing. : UNITARY
18. Have reality. : ARE
19. Came forth. : EMERGED
21. Term of address. : SIR
22. Cold north wind of S. Europe. : BISE
24. Long narrative. : ILIAD
25. Cup-and-saucer vessel. : ETNA
26. Bingo's forerunner. : LOTTO
28. 7 Across or 38 Down: Abbr. : ISL
29. Adjust, in a way. : ALIGN
30. Keep sacred. : ENSHRINE
32. Lynx. : BOBCAT
33. Girl's name meaning "grace." : ANNE
34. De Valera's land. : EIRE
35. Not local. : AZONIC
38. Supporting wall structure. : BUTTRESS
42. Temperature readings. : ZEROS
43. ___ vobiscum. : PAX
44. Anchor position. : ATRIP
45. Descriptive of many athletes. : TALL
46. Fence pickets. : PALES
48. Sea east of the Caspian. : ARAL
49. Note in Guido's scale. : ELA
50. Parris Island men. : MARINES
52. Specialist's group: Abbr. : AMA
53. Comfort. : CONSOLE
55. Forms thoughts. : IDEATES
57. Czechoslovakian range. : SUDETEN
58. Discolor. : TARNISH
59. Slangy retort. : SOWHAT
60. Draw. : ENTICE
Down
1. Shrill and clear. : CLARION
2. Certifies. : ATTESTS
3. Balderdash! : ROT
4. Ponder (with "over"). : PORE
5. As a friend: Fr. : ENAMI
6. Measuring strip. : TAPELINE
7. Thrifty. : FRUGAL
8. Did a tailor's job. : LINED
9. Roman poet. : OVID
10. Groove. : RUT
11. Rubber band. : ELASTIC
12. Rubber tree. : SERINGA
13. Fit for plowing. : ARABLE
15. Absolute ruler. : TYRANT
20. Originate. : RISE
23. Ethyl alcohol. : ETHANOL
25. Peach. : ELBERTA
27. Avifauna. : ORNIS
29. Chief artery. : AORTA
31. Commercial abbreviation. : INC
32. Fragment. : BIT
34. Brownish-black mineral. : EUXENITE
35. Mexican Indians. : AZTECS
36. Fervent. : ZEALOUS
37. Twins' training base. : ORLANDO
38. Part of Indonesia. : BALI
39. Wandering. : ERRATIC
40. Relative of a Maltese. : SIAMESE
41. Spatter. : SPLASH
43. P.T.A. member. : PARENT
46. Chaffy bract of a floret. : PALEA
47. Kind of car. : SEDAN
50. Night flyer. : MOTH
51. Spanish painter. : SERT
54. Baste. : SEW
56. Relative of the cuckoo. : ANI

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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