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New York Times, Thursday, September 17, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,527
Across Down
1. Lyra. : HARP
5. Native of Asia. : TATAR
10. Brief autobiographical sketch. : VITA
14. Sailing. : ASEA
15. Queen: Fr. : REINE
16. "___ old cowhand . . . " : IMAN
17. Yesterday: Fr. : HIER
18. Greek dialect. : EOLIC
19. Spadelike tool. : SPUD
20. Galbraith's subject. : AFFLUENTSOCIETY
23. Choose. : OPT
24. Slip. : ERROR
25. Artificial. : SPURIOUS
30. Give. : DONATE
33. Receptacle. : URN
34. Man of means. : NABOB
36. African author. : PATON
37. Title: Abbr. : MADM
39. French saint. : DENIS
41. South American capital. : LIMA
42. "___ without a name." : ADEED
44. Useful British invention. : RADAR
46. Absence of everything: Abbr. : VAC
47. ___ bleu. : CORDON
49. Organize and control. : REGIMENT
51. Patron saint of beggars. : GILES
53. Nepal peak. : API
54. Buchman's subject. : MORALREARMAMENT
61. At the drop of ___. : AHAT
62. I see: Lat. : VIDEO
63. Great Barrier Island. : OTEA
64. Killing: Suffix. : CIDE
65. Conjunction indicating a choice. : ANDOR
66. Season. : SALT
67. Cow poke's mount. : HOSS
68. Contract. : LEASE
69. "___ Want Is You." : ALLI
1. Sound of laughter. : HAHA
2. Similarly. : ASIF
3. Lagoon feature. : REEF
4. Obsolescent room. : PARLOR
5. Noisy amphibian. : TREETOAD
6. Long time. : AEON
7. Awning. : TILT
8. Cordial flavor. : ANISE
9. Flat disk. : RECORD
10. Of sight. : VISIONAL
11. Necessary. : IMPERATIVE
12. Tense. : TAUT
13. Presidential nickname. : ANDY
21. ___ arms. : UPIN
22. Farmer's concern. : CROP
25. Shrub. : SUMAC
26. Madrid museum. : PRADO
27. The student body. : UNDERGRADS
28. Above: Ger. : UBER
29. Nautical device. : SONAR
31. Man ___. : TOMAN
32. Legislate. : ENACT
35. ___ one's time (wait patiently). : BIDE
38. What the U.N. does. : MEDIATES
40. Indian chief. : SAGAMORE
43. Pretty child. : DOLL
45. River bank. : RIPA
48. Neural. : NERVAL
50. Tropical flowering tree. : MIMOSA
52. Net. : SEINE
54. Austrian physicist. : MACH
55. State. : OHIO
56. Pro tributary. : ADDA
57. Old cars. : REOS
58. Catch-all Latin abbreviation. : ETAL
59. Dickens girl. : NELL
60. Famous French comedian. : TATI

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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