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New York Times, Thursday, October 23, 1952

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
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© 1952, The New York TimesNo. 1,222
Across Down
1. Part of South America. : HORN
5. Invited. : ASKED
10. Thunder god. : THOR
14. Winglike parts. : ALAE
15. Bake, as eggs, in a shallow dish. : SHIRR
16. Fish of the New England coast. : HAKE
17. Silly person: Colloq. : SIMP
18. Heroine of the younger set. : CINDERELLA
20. Hero of the younger set. : HOPALONG
22. Insigne of the TV home. : AERIAL
23. Protracted. : LATE
24. Abbess in Greece. : AMMA
25. The women in an oriental household. : HAREM
28. First over Tokyo. : DOOLITTLE
33. Cleans off. : ERASES
35. British mosquito. : GNAT
36. Rhode Island chicken. : RED
37. It "conquers all things." : LOVE
38. Mrs. John McCloy. : ELLEN
40. Except. : SAVE
41. Soul: French. : AME
42. Kin of curare. : INEE
43. Muffle, as sound. : DEADEN
45. Sahara phenomenon. : SANDSTORM
48. Releases from bondage. : FREES
49. Rep. Teague of Texas. : OLIN
50. ___ boy! : ATTA
52. Mollify. : SOFTEN
55. Handy office supplies. : ELASTICS
59. A woman of a few thousand words. : CHATTERBOX
61. Port on an inlet of the Skagerrak. : OSLO
62. Tributary of the Aisne. : AIRE
63. Sierra ___. : LEONE
64. Showy ornament. : GAUD
65. One-quarter of an acre. : ROOD
66. In mathematics, they're never more than 1 or less than minus 1. : SINES
67. Girl's nickname. : ABBY
1. Chopped meat and potatoes. : HASH
2. Another version of 1 Down. : OLIO
3. Slope in a garage. : RAMP
4. Natives of Katmandu. : NEPALESE
5. Bridegroom's neckwear. : ASCOT
6. Polished. : SHINED
7. Yul Brynner's role. : KING
8. Earth: Dial. : ERD
9. A delightful imaginary place. : DREAMLAND
10. Epithet for a bad guy: 2 words. : THERAT
11. Sea: Comb form. : HALI
12. Its flower is the mistletoe: Abbr. : OKLA
13. What 9 Down is not. : REAL
19. Make less intense. : REMIT
21. Ineffectual. : LAME
24. First class. : AONE
25. Alas, in Paris. : HELAS
26. Rich or spicy perfume. : AROMA
27. Symbol of doom. : RAVEN
29. Coquette. : OGLER
30. Baseball transaction. : TRADE
31. Landing place on the Mississippi. : LEVEE
32. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Anthony. : EDENS
34. They challenge all comers. : SENTINELS
39. Mr. Blum. : LEON
40. ___ Springs, N. Y. : SARATOGA
42. Safety zone for pedestrians. : ISLET
44. Salamanders. : EFTS
46. Marked like Swiss muslin. : DOTTED
47. Senator from Nevada. : MALONE
51. Subject of campaign controversy. : TAXES
52. Mark of a battle. : SCAR
53. Birthplace of seven Presidents. : OHIO
54. Game played at Monte Carlo. : FARO
55. Black. : EBON
56. Famous queen: Abbr. : ISAB
57. Figure on a playing card. : CLUB
58. Hillbilly's order at the fountain. : SODY
60. King, in Portugal. : REI

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 9 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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