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New York Times, Friday, August 23, 1963

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 4.89, Missing: { C J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 5,136
Across Down
1. Videlicet. : TOWIT
6. Outrigger. : PROA
10. Copy. : APE
13. Handsome youth. : ADONIS
15. Surviving custom. : HANGOVER
17. Schoolmaster's stick. : FERULE
18. Projection. : OVERHANG
19. Clucking sounds. : TSKS
20. Rajah's consort. : RANI
22. Important acid. : AMINO
23. Encourages. : HEARTENS
26. Blind part. : SLAT
27. Sellout sign. : SRO
29. Man's nickname. : NAT
30. Engage in causerie: Colloq. : GAB
32. Athletic meet. : TOURNEY
34. In smithereens. : SMASHED
39. Uncertain. : ATSEA
40. Snare. : NOOSE
41. Juts out. : BEETLES
44. Law. : STATUTE
46. Plead. : SUE
47. Family. : KIN
48. Enervate. : SAP
49. Author Harte. : BRET
53. Methodize. : REGULATE
56. Dreams: Fr. : REVES
58. Passenger's place. : SEAT
59. Woolly animals. : EWES
62. Capsize. : OVERTURN
64. Searching in the dark. : AGROPE
66. Personnel shake-up. : TURNOVER
67. Part of a tank. : TURRET
68. "You there!" : HEY
69. Walk in water. : WADE
70. Models. : MAKES
1. A President. : TAFT
2. Shelleyan works. : ODES
3. Jail of a sort. : WORKHOUSE
4. Operative. : INUSE
5. Up to the time when: Dial. : TIL
6. Call up. : PHONE
7. Fulminations. : RAVINGS
8. Undivided. : ONE
9. Ancient Mogul capital. : AGRA
10. Be of use. : AVAIL
11. Where Scranton lives: Abbr. : PENNA
12. Cereal fungus. : ERGOT
14. Sawfish saws. : SERRAE
16. Electrical units. : OHMS
21. Lawyer: Abbr. : ATTY
24. History. : ANNALS
25. One of the Wellers. : SAM
27. Try: Colloq. : STAB
28. Sound of the surf. : ROTE
31. ___ split. : BANANA
33. Emeritus: Abbr. : RET
35. Stubborn: Dial. : SOT
36. Important field of employment. : HOUSEWORK
37. This: Sp. : ESTA
38. Esoteric. : DEEP
42. Geographical abbreviation. : EUR
43. Becomes enraged: Colloq. : SEESRED
44. Sea bird. : SKUA
45. ___ windmills. : TILTAT
49. Clear soup. : BROTH
50. Stage fare. : REVUE
51. Entire. : EVERY
52. Gull. : TERN
54. Style of painting. : GENRE
55. Earth: Lat. : TERRA
57. Jam-pack. : STOW
60. Fleuret. : EPEE
61. Determines. : SETS
63. Grape. : UVA
65. Plant exudation. : GUM

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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