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New York Times, Tuesday, September 29, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q Y }, Scrabble score: 306 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,539
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1. Metal. : ZINC
5. Place for treasure. : CACHE
10. Busy one. : DOER
14. Incense. : ODOR
15. Over. : AGAIN
16. Thought: Prefix. : IDEO
17. Fatty stuff. : OLEO
18. Stunt men. : DAREDEVILS
20. Dinnerware of a sort. : MESSKITS
22. Cleanse. : RINSE
23. King, for example. : SIZE
24. Boxcar contents. : LOAD
26. Simple Simon's pals. : BOOBS
29. Laboratory concerns. : BACTERIA
33. Retroactive. : EXPOSTFACTO
36. System of belief. : ISM
37. Skid about. : SLEW
38. Historic signature. : RELEE
39. Indonesian island. : BALI
40. Shooting match: Fr. : TIR
41. Got ahead of. : FORESTALLED
43. Kitchen tools. : SPATULAS
45. Not in the swim. : PASSE
46. With good grace. : WELL
47. Couturier's word. : CHIC
49. Thirty days. : APRIL
52. Long shallow baskets for flowers. : FLASKETS
56. Work by a Nobel prize winner. : MAINSTREET
59. Hurry. : TROT
60. Give ___ up. : ALEG
61. Chicago airport. : OHARE
62. Bluebeard, for one. : OGRE
63. First or last part of a golf course. : NINE
64. Deeds, often good. : WORKS
65. Kind of deck. : POOP
1. Sharp upward movement. : ZOOM
2. "As ___ as a painted ship . . . " : IDLE
3. Dissents. : NOES
4. Archaic weapon. : CROSSBOW
5. Spanish seaport. : CADIZ
6. Variety of stone. : AGATE
7. Bumper-to-bumper crop. : CARS
8. Hurry. : HIE
9. Result. : END
10. Advice for conquering. : DIVIDE
11. Norse deity. : ODIN
12. Slippery customers. : EELS
13. Multiflora. : ROSE
19. Clio's sister. : ERATO
21. Movie close-up. : KISS
24. Chantilly and others. : LACES
25. Singing group. : OCTET
26. Vanquishes. : BESTS
27. Species of primrose. : OXLIP
28. "Turandot," for instance. : OPERA
29. Items for a 24 Across. : BALES
30. Persian coins. : RIALS
31. Man and others. : ISLES
32. Organic compound. : AMIDE
34. Fish. : TROLL
35. Wild. : FERAL
39. Kind of road. : BLACKTOP
41. Kerosene and others. : FUELS
42. Egyptian sacred bull. : APIS
44. Qualm, as of conscience. : TWINGE
47. Office employe. : CLERK
48. Wishes to avoid. : HATES
49. To ___. : AMAN
50. Old Indic dialect. : PALI
51. Nothing: Fr. : RIEN
52. Suspect. : FEAR
53. Therefore. : ERGO
54. Corrida performer. : TORO
55. Part of a process. : STEP
57. Haul. : TOW
58. Greek letter. : RHO

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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