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New York Times, Friday, January 12, 1962

Author:
Cora Goodman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { F J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,564
Across
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California crop. : GRAPES
7
Show up. : APPEAR
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Karachi or Key West. : SEAPORT
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Riot squad's weapon. : TEARGAS
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Fed the pot. : ANTEDUP
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Front hall furnishing. : HATRACK
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Oahu neckwear. : LEI
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Typewriter bars. : SPACERS
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Ring decision. : TKO
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"Money ___ everything." : ISNT
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Chances. : TURNS
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Jumbled, as type. : PIED
26
After sundown. : NIGHT
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___ detector. : LIE
29
Heroine of "The Flying Dutchman." : SENTA
30
State. : ASSERT
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Bulwark. : BUTTRESS
34
Fly a plane. : AERO
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State of mind. : MOOD
37
Relates (to). : PERTAINS
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Light refractors. : PRISMS
45
In the open. : OVERT
46
Word element for "outside." : ECT
48
Tool material. : METAL
49
Nap. : PILE
50
Massenet opera. : THAIS
52
Part of a da Vinci title. : MONA
53
Landing boat. : LCI
54
Diet factor. : PROTEIN
56
Pencil of light. : RAY
57
Studio. : ATELIER
59
All the nobles. : PEERAGE
61
Abrogates. : REVOKES
62
Whole number. : INTEGER
63
Adulterate. : DEBASE
64
Cairo chief. : NASSER
Down
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From Adam to Joseph. : GENESIS
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TV or campus topic. : RATINGS
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Anthropoid. : APE
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Hulls. : PODS
5
Break out violently. : ERUPT
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"Twin" of Minneapolis. : STPAUL
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Literary or scientific club. : ATHENEUM
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Burrel and Seckel. : PEARS
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Butter cuts. : PATS
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Make a fluff. : ERR
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Like quartz. : AGATINE
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Bats for Pancho. : RACKETS
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Salt bed. : SALINA
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Munitions magnates of Czechoslovakia. : SKODAS
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Slatted bin. : CRIB
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Part of the Lincoln Center. : THEATRE
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By the day. : PERDIEM
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Negotiate. : TREAT
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Blizzard. : STORM
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Three: Prefix. : TRI
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Zenith. : TOP
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Small-town: Colloq. : ONEHORSE
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Cottonwood. : POPLAR
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Forced out. : EVICTED
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Ease tension. : RELIEVE
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Cat-chasing word. : SCAT
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Safekeeping. : STORAGE
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Executive. : MANAGER
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Assassin. : SLAYER
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Cravat ornament. : TIEPIN
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Tall timber. : TREES
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St. Catherine's home. : SIENA
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Rabbit's relative. : PIKA
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Certain fabrics. : NETS
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Racket shot. : LOB
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In medias ___. : RES

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

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