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New York Times, Tuesday, October 2, 1962

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.78, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,827

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Across
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Having less real value. : VAINER
7
Seaweed. : ALGA
11
Head of hair. : WIG
14
___ of duty. : INLINE
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Deficiency disease. : BERIBERI
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Works together. : COACTS
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Seaweed product. : AGARAGAR
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___ circle. : INNER
20
Musial. : STAN
21
Colleague of Pooh-Bah. : KOKO
22
Diving bird. : GREBE
24
Prohibited. : TABU
26
Gypsy horse. : GRI
28
Break forth. : EXPLODE
30
Joker. : WAG
33
Name akin to Rudolph. : ROLF
35
Farm enclosure. : STY
36
Lemur of Madagascar. : AYEAYE
38
With full force. : AMAIN
40
Man's name. : IRA
42
Coin of Italy. : SOLDO
43
Gay dance. : CANCAN
45
Elected: Fr. : ELU
47
Glided. : SLID
48
Language: Abbr. : ENG
49
Individuals. : PERSONS
52
Chemical suffix. : ANE
53
Holiday. : FETE
54
Replenish. : RENEW
56
Steel beam. : IBAR
59
Carriages. : GIGS
61
Siouan Indian. : OMAHA
64
Samoan harbor. : PAGOPAGO
66
Short sleeve. : ARMLET
67
Indian tribe of Hudson River valley. : SINGSING
68
Carved pillars. : STELAE
69
Biblical judge. : ELI
70
___ many words. : INSO
71
Property. : ESTATE
Down
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Conquered: Lat. : VICI
2
Presently. : ANON
3
Flowering tree of East India. : ILANGILANG
4
More pleasing. : NICER
5
Dinner course. : ENTREE
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In medias ___. : RES
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Blind as ___. : ABAT
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Opposite of staccato. : LEGATO
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City in Spain. : GRANADA
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Tune. : AIR
11
"And away ___!" : WEGO
12
Asian land: Var. : IRAK
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Aircraft, for short. : GIRO
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Caspian Sea port. : BAKU
20
Seven: Prefix. : SEPTI
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Containers: Abbr. : BXS
25
Turkish titles. : BEYS
26
Short prayer. : GRACE
27
Style of type. : ROMAN
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Stringed instruments. : LYRES
30
Washington city. : WALLAWALLA
31
City in Turkey. : AYDIN
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Stone often lined with crystals. : GEODE
34
Adjective suffix. : FIC
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Dawn goddess. : EOS
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Scruff. : NAPE
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Then: Fr. : ALORS
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Profit. : NETGAIN
46
French "one." : UNE
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Prevails. : REIGNS
51
Laughs out loud. : SNORTS
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Amphibian. : FROG
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Ant. : EMMET
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Latin pronoun. : IPSE
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Kettle handle. : BAIL
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Hindu fire god. : AGNI
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Stadium cry. : GOGO
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Ardor. : HEAT
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Done to ___. : ATEE
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Greek letter. : PSI
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Peer Gynt's mother. : ASE

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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