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New York Times, Wednesday, September 30, 1964

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J }, Scrabble score: 336 (avg 1.78)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,540
Across Down
1. Rural walk. : HIKE
5. Strives violently. : WARS
9. Fun's partner. : GAMES
14. Bovine animals. : OXEN
15. Case for small articles. : ETUI
16. Greenish-yellow. : OLIVE
17. German song. : LIED
18. American poet. : LONGFELLOW
20. Barks sharply. : YAPS
21. ___ paper. : LITMUS
22. Also, old style. : EKE
23. Have done with. : QUIT
25. Made over. : ALTERED
27. Small amounts. : SOUPCONS
31. Cape Kennedy fuel. : LOX
32. ___ polloi. : HOI
33. Blue-pencils. : EDITS
35. Adult. : WOMAN
39. Verb ending. : IZE
40. Source of wealth: Colloq. : BONANZA
42. Medical group. : AMA
43. Blue ___, signal flag. : PETER
45. Zodiac sign. : ARIES
46. Low island. : KEY
47. Hack. : HEW
49. Falls in a shower. : SPATTERS
51. Yuletide bowl. : WASSAIL
55. Dregs. : LEES
56. Compass point. : ENE
57. ___ oneself (be discreet). : KEEPTO
60. Island city of China. : AMOY
63. Initially. : ATTHESTART
65. French cleric. : CURE
66. Continental quart. : LITER
67. Consumer. : USER
68. Bruins' Alma Mater. : UCLA
69. Wallace's men. : SCOTS
70. Flower. : POSY
71. Member of 42 Across: Abbr. : PHYS
1. Hallowed. : HOLY
2. Iris genus. : IXIA
3. Be discreet. : KEEPQUIET
4. Terminates. : ENDSUP
5. Prosperous. : WELLTODO
6. Thine: Fr. : ATOI
7. Shorty. : RUNT
8. Fraternity letter. : SIGMA
9. Is unused. : GOESTOWASTE
10. Quite. : ALL
11. Jim Beatty, for example. : MILER
12. Summon forth. : EVOKE
13. Mended. : SEWED
19. Occupied. : FULL
24. Party gimmicks, in a way. : ICEBREAKERS
26. Outside: Prefix. : EXO
27. See 29 Down. : SHIP
28. Escape slowly. : OOZE
29. Pinta's companion. : NINA
30. Is featured. : STARS
34. Cut short. : SNIP
36. Fusses over (with "of"). : MAKESMUCH
37. Our country: Abbr. : AMER
38. Dissents. : NAYS
41. Fanatical devotion. : ZEALOTRY
44. Querying sounds. : EHS
48. Letters. : WIES
50. Saucer's companion. : TEACUP
51. Ridges on the skin. : WEALS
52. Dido. : ANTIC
53. Imbroglio. : SETTO
54. Diminution. : LETUP
58. El ___. : PASO
59. Three: Sp. : TRES
61. Paris airfield. : ORLY
62. See 38 Down. : YEAS
64. ___ up (excited). : HET

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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