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New York Times, Monday, November 12, 1962

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 310 (avg 1.66)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,868
Across Down
1. Floated. : SWAM
5. Brushwood. : SCRUB
10. Pronoun. : THEM
14. ___ sure. : TOBE
15. Maine town. : ORONO
16. On guard. : WARY
17. TV character. : DRBENCASEY
19. Give vent to. : EMIT
20. Belafonte favorite. : MATILDA
21. Address. : SPEECH
23. Arctic land: Abbr. : ICEL
24. Caustic compound. : ACID
25. Creator of Pooh, Piglet, etc. : MILNE
28. Incite to action. : EGGON
30. Tourist's guide. : MAP
33. Political refugee. : EMIGRE
35. Charge. : ONUS
36. Common verb. : ARE
37. Roosevelt and Hoover. : DAMS
38. Popular dessert. : FRUIT
40. Jewelry item. : CLIP
41. Generation. : AGE
42. From a distance. : AFAR
43. Kitchen drudge: Colloq. : SLAVEY
45. Myrna of movies. : LOY
46. Imparts. : LENDS
48. Ph. D. ordeals. : ORALS
49. Hard blow: Slang. : SOCK
50. Catkin. : TAIL
52. Predestination. : KISMET
55. Tavern. : BARROOM
58. Arizona aborigine. : HOPI
59. Ship of a sort. : ICEBREAKER
62. Claude ___, Swiss-French author. : ANET
63. Country house. : VILLA
64. Wagon. : DRAY
65. American humorist. : NASH
66. Fringes. : EDGES
67. Bargain offering. : SALE
1. Theology degree. : STD
2. Night crawler. : WORM
3. Eban of Israel. : ABBA
4. Conventions. : MEETINGS
5. Low pedestal. : SOCLE
6. Piece of furniture. : CRADLE
7. Monte ___, in Pennine Alps. : ROSA
8. French article. : UNE
9. Youth group. : BOYSCOUTS
10. Suiting. : TWEED
11. Part of a horse's collar. : HAME
12. Leif's father. : ERIC
13. Invented story. : MYTH
18. More pleasant. : NICER
22. Notions counter item. : PINS
24. Vedic god. : AGNI
25. Decoration. : MEDAL
26. Insect stage. : IMAGO
27. British tar. : LIMEY
29. Calabash. : GOURD
30. Genus of mallows. : MALVA
31. Shakespearean character. : ARIEL
32. Famous diarist. : PEPYS
34. Powerful. : EFFECTIVE
39. Station. : RANK
40. Freight units. : CARLOADS
42. Medicinal plant. : ALOE
44. Tours' river. : LOIRE
47. Firm. : STABLE
49. Amherst's neighbor. : SMITH
51. Tapestry. : ARRAS
52. Oriental title. : KHAN
53. Hebrides isle. : IONA
54. Roman goddess of hope. : SPES
55. King Baudouin's country: Abbr. : BELG
56. Soup ingredient. : OKRA
57. Food and drink. : MEAL
60. Scotland Yard group. : CID
61. Grain. : RYE

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

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