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New York Times, Tuesday, October 30, 1962

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 308 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
PS notes: Entry for 8-Down (OPRY) was clued as "Grand Old ___." Corrected it to "Grand Ole ___."
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,855
Across Down
1. Potentate. : RAJAH
6. Nursery, for one. : ROOM
10. Glide. : SKIM
14. "Give ___ horse he can ride . . . " : AMANA
15. Involve. : IMPLICATE
17. Numerals. : NINES
18. Steeped in oil and vinegar. : MARINATED
19. Clip. : TRIM
20. Numerous. : MANY
21. ___ de menthe. : CREME
22. Yippee! : ZOWIE
24. Word to urge on a horse. : HUP
25. Venus, for instance. : PLANET
27. Cravings. : THIRSTS
31. Beguiled. : LURED
32. French ___. : FRIES
33. Choleric. : RED
35. Mythical shepherd, lover of Galatea. : ACIS
36. Stores of a sort. : COOPS
37. Twining plant. : BINE
38. Cravat. : TIE
39. Sam Weller's job. : BOOTS
40. Mickey ___. : MOUSE
41. Rises. : ASCENDS
43. Quieted. : CALMED
44. Acknowledge. : OWN
45. Sprightly. : CRISP
46. Capital of Guam. : AGANA
49. Off. : AWAY
51. Pronoun. : THEM
54. Entrusted. : CONSIGNED
56. Time off. : LEAVE
57. Set apart. : INSULATED
58. Village near Verdun. : ORNES
59. Pine board. : DEAL
60. In order. : TIDY
61. 2nd word in Kansas motto. : ASTRA
1. Declaim noisily. : RANT
2. Relative of 1 Across. : AMIR
3. Turkish soldiers. : JANIZARIES
4. Wind flowers. : ANEMONES
5. Common verb. : HAS
6. Fissures: Biol. : RIMAE
7. Part of Arabia. : OMAN
8. Grand Ole ___. : OPRY
9. 15 years before the Norman Conquest. : MLI
10. Steep cliffs. : SCARPS
11. Heroine of musical fame. : KATE
12. Separate thing. : ITEM
13. Native of ancient Ecbatana. : MEDE
16. Brings upon oneself. : INCURS
20. With: Ger. : MIT
23. United. : WED
24. Hastens. : HIES
25. Braid. : PLAT
26. Miss Ashton of opera. : LUCIA
27. Jogs. : TROTS
28. Fruits of the wild rose. : HIPS
29. Successful. : TRIUMPHANT
30. Anticipate. : SENSE
32. Budget item. : FOOD
34. Important paper. : DEED
36. State: Abbr. : CONN
37. Pillows. : BOLSTERS
39. Mourn. : BEWAIL
40. Avril, ___, Juin. : MAI
42. Career man. : CONSUL
43. Slogan. : CRY
45. Box for tea. : CADDY
46. Cutting. : ACID
47. Used up. : GONE
48. Handle: Lat. : ANSA
49. Hostile to: Prefix. : ANTI
50. Purslane, for one. : WEED
52. In any case. : EVER
53. Plateau. : MESA
55. Narrow ship channel. : GAT
56. Mauna ___. : LOA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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