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New York Times, Saturday, July 27, 1963

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { F Q V X Y }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 5,109
Across Down
1. Shot in a game. : MASSE
6. Chatter. : BLAB
10. Containers: Abbr. : BBLS
14. Encore. : AGAIN
15. Makeshift. : RUDE
16. Drug-yielding plant. : ALOE
17. Opera role. : PRINCEIGOR
19. Building that has seen better days. : RUIN
20. Cabinetmaker's job. : SANDING
21. Melts. : RENDERS
23. Containers. : TINS
24. Kind of ray. : BETA
25. Lo! : SEE
26. See 64 Across. : NIL
28. Certain officers. : AIDES
30. Sports item. : SKI
32. Role in "Antony and Cleopatra." : EROS
34. Racing boat. : GIG
35. Gave a bad review: Colloq. : PANNED
38. Singer's act. : ROUTINE
40. Color range. : PALETTE
41. Vegetables. : ONIONS
42. Musical division. : BAR
43. Exclamation of pleasure. : WHEE
44. Musical "gal." : SAL
45. Shot in a game. : CAROM
47. Clairvoyance: Abbr. : ESP
48. Clerical garb. : ALB
50. Jack-in-the-pulpit. : ARUM
52. Water bird. : LOON
54. International concern. : COLDWAR
56. Destructive insect. : TERMITE
59. Answer on an exam. : TRUE
60. Famous film (with "The"). : JAZZSINGER
62. "___ broom . . . " : ANEW
63. Locale. : AREA
64. Nothing: Lat. : NIHIL
65. Back talk. : SASS
66. Listen. : HEAR
67. Fiber for cordage. : ISTLE
1. Mercator's forte. : MAPS
2. City on the Jumna. : AGRA
3. Handy tune. : SAINTLOUISBLUES
4. Indian sect. : SINDI
5. California live oak. : ENCINA
6. Two-masted ship. : BRIG
7. Drag. : LUG
8. Dotes on. : ADORES
9. Cap. : BERET
10. Singer with a harp. : BARD
11. Arlen tune. : BLUESINTHENIGHT
12. River of chateaux. : LOIRE
13. Reason. : SENSE
18. Flags. : ENSIGNS
22. Twangy. : NASAL
24. Command to a dog. : BEG
26. Proverbial fiddler. : NERO
27. Power. : IRON
29. Stamp. : DIE
31. Understood. : KNEW
33. Structure near an agora. : STOA
35. Tickets to leave. : PAROLES
36. French seasons. : ETES
37. "___ River." : DEEP
39. Family member. : INLAW
40. Equality. : PAR
42. Dull resounding noise. : BAM
45. Arrow poison. : CURARE
46. Contemporary violinist. : MORINI
48. Perform the functions of. : ACTAS
49. Novel heroine. : LORNA
51. Potentate. : RAJAH
53. Every: Lat. : OMNIS
55. Moistens. : DEWS
56. Potentate. : TZAR
57. Linden tree. : TEIL
58. A Gardner. : ERLE
61. Genus of large grasses. : ZEA

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

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