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New York Times, Saturday, September 26, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.24, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 11, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,536
Across Down
1. Paisley. : SHAWL
6. Point of land. : SPIT
10. Decree. : FIAT
14. Armed ___. : TOTHETEETH
16. Australian parrot. : LORY
17. Beyond the scope of. : OUTOFRANGE
18. Break ___! : ITUP
19. Peace Prize winner, 1949. : ORR
20. Region: Abbr. : TER
21. Important time in history. : IRONAGE
23. Double-talker. : LIAR
25. Piece of jewelry. : EARRING
27. ___ Palace. : COW
29. Danse. : VALSE
30. Heat unit. : BTU
33. Important workers. : MOTORMEN
36. Civil Rights, Cuban crisis, etc. : ISSUES
38. Omission of a syllable. : ELISION
39. Give a right to. : ENTITLE
40. ___ town. : WENTTO
41. Purplish-red colors. : MAGENTAS
42. Record of progress. : LOG
43. Borders. : EDGES
45. Creator of Mr. Pym. : POE
46. Diffuses, as by dialysis. : OSMOSES
48. Girl's nickname. : FRAN
51. Famous Egyptian. : KINGTUT
54. Rural sound. : MAA
56. Saigon name. : NGO
57. Hero. : IDOL
58. Tumbler's turn. : SOMERSAULT
61. Hairdo, old style. : TETE
62. Soso athlete. : INANDOUTER
63. Take warning. : HEED
64. Coin. : CENT
65. "J'y suis, j'y ___." : RESTE
1. Emcee's prop. : STOOL
2. 8 Down, old style. : HOURI
3. Inviting. : ATTRACTING
4. U.N. organization. : WHO
5. One of the extremes. : LEFT
6. Spiny fish, the sculpin. : SEARAVEN
7. Write. : PEN
8. Sensation of the 1920's. : ITGIRL
9. Land of ___ Sun. : THERISING
10. Spirited dance. : FLING
11. Greek letter. : IOTA
12. Cut ___ (dance): Slang. : ARUG
13. Roman, for one. : TYPE
15. Deodar. : TREE
22. Dance. : ONESTEP
24. Rule the ___. : ROOST
26. Fled. : RAN
28. Verb for an ancient scribe. : WRITEST
30. Work pants of homespun cloth. : BUTTERNUTS
31. Latin for "web." : TELA
32. Applications. : USES
33. Whimper. : MEWL
34. Kitchen staple. : OLEO
35. Combo's forte. : MOODMUSIC
37. ___ omission. : SINOF
39. Right of way, in law. : EASEMENT
41. French possessive. : MES
44. ___'s goat. : GOTONE
46. Eyed. : OGLED
47. Hard stone. : SARD
49. Part of a shoe lace. : AGLET
50. French possessive. : NOTRE
51. Kin's relative. : KITH
52. Notion: Fr. : IDEE
53. Indicate. : NOTE
55. Old instrument. : ASOR
59. Moon dweller of yore. : MAN
60. Hartmann von ___, German poet. : AUE

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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