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New York Times, Friday, August 14, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 311 (avg 1.65)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,493
Across Down
1. Pokes. : JABS
5. Irish playwright. : SHAW
9. "___ of God." : ANACT
14. Lily plant. : ALOE
15. Apiece. : EACH
16. Kind of rocket. : RETRO
17. Essential thing. : MUST
18. In every respect. : THROUGHOUT
20. Wineshop. : BISTRO
22. Make out. : ESPY
23. In ___. : USE
24. Half-mask. : LOUP
26. Sluggish ones. : SLOTHS
28. Fails. : COMESTOGRIEF
33. Improper. : AMISS
34. Get rid of. : SHED
35. Table bird. : FOWL
39. Group. : BAND
40. Undivided. : ATONE
41. Impression. : IDEA
42. Constellation. : ARGO
43. Continue. : LAST
44. Disdain. : SCORN
45. Good-natured. : WELLTEMPERED
48. Ale or beer: Slang. : STINGO
51. Hamlet. : DORP
52. Title of courtesy: Abbr. : HON
53. Polishes. : RUBS
56. African lake. : NYASSA
60. Correct. : ONTHETRACK
63. German river. : RUHR
64. Telegraphs. : WIRES
65. Chills and fever. : AGUE
66. Run. : TROT
67. Barges. : SCOWS
68. High in flavor. : GAMY
69. Slangy assents. : YEPS
1. Door or window part. : JAMB
2. C'est ___ (it is his): Fr. : ALUI
3. Foreman. : BOSS
4. Subsides. : SETTLESDOWN
5. Start. : SETOUT
6. Exclamation of triumph. : HAH
7. Israeli seaport. : ACRE
8. "___ on first?" : WHOS
9. Knitting pattern. : ARGYLE
10. O. T. book: Abbr. : NEH
11. ___ prix (at any price): Fr. : ATOUT
12. Crowded mass. : CRUSH
13. Lugs (around). : TOTES
19. Top part. : UPSIDE
21. American flag-maker. : ROSS
25. Kind of card. : POSTAL
27. Type of social event. : OFFICEPARTY
28. Woman's work basket. : CABA
29. Famous quatrainist. : OMAR
30. Chinese dynasty. : MING
31. TV reception problem. : GHOST
32. Hired. : RENTED
36. Bouquet. : ODOR
37. "If I ___ King." : WERE
38. Catch. : LAND
40. Wholeheartedly. : ALLOUT
44. Agile. : SPRY
46. Way out. : EGRESS
47. Meddle (with). : MONKEY
48. Carnivals. : SHOWS
49. Hair application. : TONIC
50. First part of a pop tune. : INTRO
54. Vaunt. : BRAG
55. Heroic tale. : SAGA
57. Reliable. : SURE
58. Bootery. : SHOP
59. Branches of learning. : ARTS
61. Hack. : HEW
62. ___ laude. : CUM

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

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