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New York Times, Saturday, August 1, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Min Word Len: 4, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 1, XRef: 2, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,480
Across Down
1. How surprising! : WHAT
5. Become stronger. : RISE
9. Vessels: Abbr. : STRS
13. Apiece. : EACH
14. Sufficient: Poet. : ENOW
15. Sharpens. : WHETS
17. Money in 45 Down. : LIRE
18. Rational. : SANE
19. Man's name. : ERROL
20. French and Italian items. : DRESSINGS
22. Go back to a campus gathering. : REUNE
23. Prophet of Jeroboam's reign. : HOSEA
24. Placed in perfect balance. : EVENED
25. Forsake home cooking. : EATOUT
28. Not in a million years. : NEVER
30. Way of talking. : DRAWL
31. Between jobs. : IDLE
32. Chilled. : ICED
36. Judge. : DEEM
37. Men ___ women. : ANDOR
38. Slangy negative. : NOPE
39. Asian river. : YALU
40. Girl's nickname. : FRAN
41. Get along. : AGREE
42. Lustrous surface. : SHEEN
44. Petty quarreling. : BICKER
45. Beam. : RAFTER
48. Darling: Fr. : CHERI
50. Last in a series. : OMEGA
51. Where pilots are briefed. : READYROOM
55. Teen-ager. : MINOR
56. Surrounded by. : AMID
57. Sharp. : CUTE
58. Neckwear. : ASCOT
59. Mountain gap. : GATE
60. Information group. : USIA
61. Guardians of nest eggs. : HENS
62. Lady of Arthurian legend. : ENID
63. Following. : SECT
1. Unite closely. : WELD
2. Precise degree. : HAIR
3. Israeli port. : ACRE
4. Trouper's credo. : THESHOWMUSTGOON
5. Work against. : RESIST
6. Vacant. : INANE
7. Broadway phenomenon. : SONGANDDANCEMAN
8. Certain Cotswolds. : EWES
9. Turn aside. : SWERVE
10. Confused spectacle: Colloq. : THREERINGCIRCUS
11. Film of a sort. : RERUN
12. Boundary mark. : STONE
16. Coaster. : SLED
21. Moving spirit. : SOUL
24. Incessantly. : EVER
25. Contrary current. : EDDY
26. Region. : AREA
27. Liang. : TAEL
29. Biblical judge. : ELON
31. Concerning. : INRE
33. Irish county. : CORK
34. Athos' or Aramis' sword. : EPEE
35. Sambar. : DEER
37. Southwest wind. : AFER
41. Vivacious. : AIRY
43. Card game. : HEARTS
44. Formed in a layer. : BEDDED
45. Where the Via Veneto is. : ROMA
46. See 63 Across. : AMISH
47. Avoid giving a direct reply. : FENCE
49. Part of Hispaniola. : HAITI
51. Vogue. : RAGE
52. River of Sussex. : OUSE
53. Of the ear. : OTIC
54. Hash ingredient. : MEAT

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

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