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New York Times, Thursday, August 27, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F }, Scrabble score: 335 (avg 1.79)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,506
Across Down
1. Eastern title. : RAJA
5. Continually. : EVER
9. Fungi. : MOLDS
14. Macmillan's predecessor. : EDEN
15. Assistant. : AIDE
16. Burmese. : ASIAN
17. Village green structure. : BANDSTAND
19. Attain. : GETTO
20. Irritates. : SMARTS
21. Not stuffy. : AIRY
23. Alas!: Lat. : HEU
24. Apiece. : EACH
26. Most direct. : NEAREST
28. Molybdenum and others. : JAWBREAKERS
31. Actress Francis. : KAY
32. Description. : SORT
33. Namesakes of explorer Hedin. : SVENS
37. Arm of the Black Sea. : AZOV
39. Ligneous. : WOODY
42. Beach toy. : PAIL
43. Early Mexican. : AZTEC
45. Temple. : NAOS
47. Firmament. : SKY
48. Glide about, in a way. : ROLLERSKATE
52. Wales. : CAMBRIA
55. Maintain. : KEEP
56. ___ carte. : ALA
57. East Indian palm. : NIPA
59. Environment. : MILIEU
63. Burn. : SINGE
65. Certain spring and fall events. : EQUINOXES
67. Become a member. : ENTER
68. Famous stage name. : LUNT
69. Eight furlongs. : MILE
70. Strata. : SEAMS
71. Behalf. : SAKE
72. Certain horses. : BAYS
1. Insurgents, for short. : REBS
2. Orlando's loyal servant. : ADAM
3. Napoleonic battle. : JENA
4. English prince. : ANDREW
5. Humbles oneself. : EATSCROW
6. Roman way. : VIA
7. Miss Millay. : EDNA
8. Bookkeeper's need. : REDINK
9. Hungarians. : MAGYARS
10. Full of: Suffix. : OSE
11. Pliant. : LITHE
12. Sees socially. : DATES
13. Shakespeare's tinker. : SNOUT
18. Tries: Colloq. : STABS
22. Ruff's mate. : REE
25. A man. : HERO
27. Abbreviation on certain cards. : RSVP
28. America's music. : JAZZ
29. ___ St. Lawrence, home of G. B. S. : AYOT
30. In accord. : ATONE
31. Python, in Kipling tale. : KAA
34. Atlantic coast. : EAST
35. Goddess of victory. : NIKE
36. Roguish. : SLY
38. Predicate. : VERB
40. Unlit. : DARK
41. National Park. : YOSEMITE
44. Monopolizes. : CORNERS
46. Quantity of material. : SKEIN
49. 1st cen. date. : LII
50. Tailor's specialty. : LAPELS
51. Assurance. : APLOMB
52. Instances. : CASES
53. Set in order. : ALINE
54. Devilfish. : MANTA
58. Popular color. : AQUA
60. S. African plant. : IXIA
61. Slippery. : EELY
62. Functions. : USES
64. Bijou. : GEM
66. Not discovered: Abbr. : UNK

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

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