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New York Times, Thursday, October 11, 1962

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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.40)
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Students & seniors
Across
1. Forward. : PERT
5. Get going! : SCRAM
10. Familiar footnote. : IBID
14. Genus of trees. : OLEA
15. Look ___! : ALIVE
16. Pitch. : TONE
17. Impose, as a fine. : LEVY
18. Recorded. : TAPED
19. Hardly sufficient. : SLIM
20. Century. : AGE
21. Referring to a kind or class. : GENERIC
23. Believer in: Suffix. : ITE
24. Declaimed violently. : RANTED
26. First of the Frankish kings. : CLOVIS
28. Metal casting. : INGOT
29. By. : PER
32. Of a Great Lake. : ERIAN
33. Ragout. : STEW
34. Minstrel in "Ivanhoe." : ALLANADALE
36. Ace. : HOLEINONE
38. Echo, Explorer, etc. : SATELLITES
41. Stack of hay. : RICK
45. Part of a stair. : TREAD
46. Born. : NEE
47. Projection to fit a mortise. : TENON
48. Present. : RENDER
50. Halfway point. : MIDDLE
51. Reply: Abbr. : ANS
52. Without a fixed abode. : NOMADIC
56. Fresh-water fish. : IDE
57. Slave. : TOIL
59. Gift of a sort. : BONUS
60. Jolly-boat. : YAWL
61. Servicemen's clubs. : USOS
62. Greek princess. : IRENE
63. Suffix in zoology. : INAE
64. Set right. : MEND
65. More up-to-date. : NEWER
66. Young salmon. : PARR
Down
1. Missile fired from under water. : POLARIS
2. First-rate: Colloq. : ELEGANT
3. Villain's forte. : REVENGE
4. River of Scotland. : TAY
5. Surfeited. : SATED
6. The Campbells, for one. : CLAN
7. Mellow. : RIPE
8. State as fact. : AVER
9. Scalpel wielder. : MEDIC
10. Common contraction. : ITS
11. Member of OAS. : BOLIVIA
12. Beginning. : INITIAL
13. Land attached to a manor house. : DEMESNE
21. Bring. : GET
22. Unsullied. : CLEAN
25. Goldilocks' look-alike. : TOWHEAD
27. Regulated. : ORDERED
29. ___ air. : PLEIN
30. The flower. : ELITE
31. Eastern title. : RANEE
34. Wholly. : ALL
35. Sixes and sevens: Abbr. : NOS
37. Ancient: Poet. : OLDEN
38. Layer. : STRATUM
39. Sandy. : ARENOSE
40. Stress. : TENSION
42. Where Kokomo is. : INDIANA
43. Current type of brinkmanship. : COLDWAR
44. Cushion or hassock. : KNEELER
47. Twitching. : TIC
49. Thrush. : ROBIN
50. Scrooge. : MISER
53. In addition. : MORE
54. Once again. : ANEW
55. Sand hill. : DUNE
58. British currency: Abbr. : LSD
60. Puppy's cry. : YIP

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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