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New York Times, Wednesday, January 31, 1962

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
PS notes: Clue for 45-Across in PDF was "Philas Fogg, for one." Changed "Philas" to "Phileas."
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,583
Across Down
1. Cooper's product: Abbr. : BBLS
5. About: Lat. abbr. : CIRC
9. Horns of the new moon. : CUSPS
14. Bring up. : REAR
15. Eurasian range. : URAL
16. Ready for use. : ONTAP
17. Retinue. : ENTOURAGE
19. Demon of Hindu myth. : ASURA
20. Month: Abbr. : DEC
21. Teen-ager. : LAD
22. Cheese dish. : RAREBIT
24. Olympics contestant. : ATHLETE
26. Goods: Abbr. : MDSE
27. I love: Lat. : AMO
28. Cough drops. : LOZENGES
32. Serenade accompaniment. : GUITAR
35. Unique thing: Colloq. : ONER
36. Stepson of Thor. : ULL
37. Narrow strip of land: Abbr. : ISTH
38. Insect. : ANT
39. Feminine title. : DAME
40. Retainer. : FEE
41. Inside info. : DOPE
43. Inept. : CLUMSY
45. Phileas Fogg, for one. : TRAVELER
47. Arctic bird. : AUK
48. Remote. : AFAR
49. General pardon. : AMNESTY
53. Ruler in Teheran. : PAHLEVI
56. Important. : BIG
57. Likewise. : TOO
58. Derived from oil. : OLEIC
59. Conversation. : TABLETALK
62. Minimum. : LEAST
63. Public hero. : IDOL
64. Hebrides isle. : SKYE
65. A suitor of Lydia Languish. : ACRES
66. The inevitable. : FATE
67. Say. : TELL
1. Netherlands city. : BREDA
2. Poet of Civil War narrative. : BENET
3. Gate fastening. : LATCH
4. Broadway sign. : SRO
5. Museum director. : CURATOR
6. Sultan's edict. : IRADE
7. Kind of paper. : RAG
8. Fulton's steamboat. : CLERMONT
9. Of rougher texture. : COARSER
10. Hidden. : UNSEEN
11. Cigar end. : STUB
12. Equal: Prefix. : PARI
13. Quarrel. : SPAT
18. Body of Moslem scholars. : ULEMA
23. Axlike tool. : ADZE
25. Plaster base. : LATH
28. Very independent one. : LONER
29. American base in the Pacific. : GUAM
30. New Haven's forte. : ELMS
31. Weaver's reed. : SLEY
32. Talent. : GIFT
33. Consumer. : USER
34. Willow genus. : ITEA
38. Preprandial drink. : APERITIF
39. Noble. : DUKE
41. Forsakes a cause or party. : DEFECTS
42. Haakon's successor. : OLAV
43. Garbo role. : CAMILLE
44. Thrust in fencing. : LUNGE
46. Piece of luggage. : VALISE
49. Father Superior. : ABBOT
50. Gamble. : STAKE
51. Chemical from coal tar. : TOLYL
52. Rustic. : YOKEL
53. Yugoslav port. : POLA
54. Actor Guinness. : ALEC
55. Learn. : HEAR
60. Oklahoma city. : ADA
61. Sibilant sound. : TST

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 9 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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