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New York Times, Saturday, January 20, 1962

Author:
Manny Miller
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 4.80, Missing: { Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 272 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 3, Spans: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Manny Miller has 32 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,572
Across
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Stemlike part. : STIPE
6
Philippine isle. : CEBU
10
Retired. : ABED
14
Russian-type cooperative. : ARTEL
15
Unknown: Abbr. : ANON
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Brew, in Berlin. : BRAU
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Cliché descended from Spenser. : LASTBUTNOTLEAST
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Miss Clare of "Bleak House." : ADA
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Oregon port. : ASTORIA
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Marshal under Napoleon I. : NEY
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Glen. : DELL
25
Vestment. : ALB
26
Master. : LORD
28
Retardation. : LAG
30
Slippery ___. : ELM
32
Oozes. : SEEPS
35
Kind of ruby. : SPINEL
38
Spike. : EAR
40
Punkie. : GNAT
41
Dialects. : LINGOES
43
Fit to drink. : POTABLE
45
Aleutian isle. : ATTU
46
Son of 10 Down. : TAD
48
Daily feature. : COLUMN
49
Burning bush. : WAHOO
51
Not: Prefix. : DIS
53
Me: Ger. : MIR
54
Long ago: Archaic. : ERST
56
Wooden runner. : SKI
58
God of fire. : AGNI
61
Container. : JUG
63
Shore. : SEASIDE
66
Card game. : GIN
67
Actually. : ASAMATTEROFFACT
70
Greek township. : DEME
71
Fissure. : RENT
72
Tenth. : TITHE
73
British statesman. : EDEN
74
Arthropods. : ANTS
75
Deride. : SNEER
Down
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Cold dish. : SALAD
2
Customers. : TRADE
3
Good sport's dictum. : ITSALLINTHEGAME
4
Puppy or kitten. : PET
5
Italian isle. : ELBA
6
Black Angus. : CATTLE
7
Dignify. : ENNOBLE
8
Clown. : BOOR
9
To the point that. : UNTIL
10
Presidential nickname. : ABE
11
Memorial, currently in news. : BRANDENBURGGATE
12
Assuage. : EASE
13
Respect. : DUTY
18
Country: Abbr. : USA
19
Asian land. : LAOS
24
Lack of spirit. : LANGUOR
27
Insignia. : REGALIA
29
Earth: Prefix. : GEO
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Graph. : MAP
33
Victory symbol. : PALM
34
British gun. : STEN
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See 1 Down. : SLAW
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Cordage fiber. : PITA
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Permit. : LET
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Fabulous bird. : ROC
42
Blue. : SAD
44
Father of 10 Down. : TOM
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Difference of opinion. : DISSENT
50
Greek mountain. : OSSA
52
Borders. : SKIRTS
55
Four: Prefix. : TETRA
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Phrase of assent. : IDO
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Wall recess. : NICHE
60
Between: Prefix. : INTER
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Hard stone. : JADE
62
Put in operation. : USED
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Sun disk. : ATEN
65
Lizards. : EFTS
68
Persons. : MEN
69
Airfoil. : FIN

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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