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New York Times, Tuesday, November 13, 1962

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 305 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,869

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Across
1
Sharp projection. : BARB
5
Warp yarns. : ABBS
9
Singer. : BASSO
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Olive genus. : OLEA
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Black: It. : NERO
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Pale. : ASHEN
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Luminary. : STAR
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Weapons of a sort. : SLINGSHOTS
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Swindle, rustic style. : HORNSWOGGLE
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Caviar. : ROE
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Boiled dinner. : STEW
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Advancement. : ASCENT
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Twin of Pollux. : CASTOR
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Door. : PORTAL
31
Let enter. : ALLOW
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Languish. : FADE
33
Chuck. : BEEF
36
Mole. : PIER
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Stomata. : PORES
38
Subject to heat. : BAKE
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Part of a watch. : STEM
40
Baseball trio. : OUTS
41
Spelunkers' hangouts. : CAVES
42
Privation. : PENURY
44
Precis. : DIGEST
45
Castle where Macbeth slew Duncan. : CAWDOR
47
Air. : TUNE
48
Turkish title. : AGA
49
Relative of a fichu. : NECKERCHIEF
55
Deadly nightshade. : BELLADONNA
57
Unbleached: Fr. : ECRU
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Printer's roller. : INKER
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Unskilled worker. : PEON
60
Related. : AKIN
61
Horrid. : NASTY
62
Spanish muralist. : SERT
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Colored. : DYED
Down
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Poppycock. : BOSH
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Singer. : ALTO
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Bring up the ___. : REAR
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Performed aerobatics, here and there. : BARNSTORMED
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Rejoinder. : ANSWER
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Inferior. : BELOW
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Guardhouse. : BRIG
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Berlin's forte. : SONG
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Lowest. : BASEST
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Tree. : ASH
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Sailor's objective. : SHORELEAVE
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Assail. : SETON
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Start. : ONSET
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Stares. : GLARES
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Pack away. : STOW
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Lackwit. : CABBAGEHEAD
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Ammo of a sort. : CAPS
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Got off. : ALIT
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Somnambulates. : SLEEPWALKS
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Candidate's concern. : PARTY
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Certain writings. : ODES
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Polo team. : FOUR
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___ out. : EKES
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Suffix with fun, slug, etc. : FEST
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Streamed. : POURED
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Head man, in the services: Abbr. : CINC
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Ninefold. : NONARY
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American author and educator. : DURANT
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Rustic abode. : CABIN
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Star in Centaurus. : AGENA
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See 9 Across. : TENOR
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Men on the beat. : COPS
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Genu. : KNEE
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Not hep: Slang. : ICKY
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Indian. : ERIE
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Supply. : FUND
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Obstacle. : LET

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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