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New York Times, Saturday, November 3, 1962

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 30, Avg Word Len: 5.42, Missing: { J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,859
Across Down
1. Became void. : EXPIRED
8. More flourishing. : PALMIER
15. Railroad ends. : TERMINI
16. Short song. : ARIETTA
17. Enjoying liberty, as a soldier. : ONAPASS
18. Chemical reactor. : REAGENT
19. One with plenty of sales resistance. : NOMAN
20. Snagged. : TORN
22. "___ restless as a willow . . . " : IMAS
23. Right for a sailor. : STARBOARD
26. Important work. : OPUS
29. Garment. : VEST
30. Take ___ (sham a KO). : ADIVE
34. Glimpse of tomorrow. : FORECAST
36. Investigated. : PROBED
37. Watch ornament. : FOB
38. Mirthsome. : RISIBLE
40. Lincoln's "Cap'n ___." : ERI
41. Glossy coat. : ENAMEL
43. Oriental area. : NEAREAST
45. Rajah's wife. : RANEE
46. Pious mumbo-jumbo. : CANT
47. December joy. : XMAS
48. Confrere. : ASSOCIATE
51. Close-knit families. : CLAN
54. Coral reefs off a mainland. : CAYS
55. Fault on the field. : ERROR
59. Containers. : HOLDERS
61. Former. : ONETIME
63. British gold coin. : ANGELET
64. High-court makeup. : NINEMEN
65. Bores terribly. : WEARIES
66. Useful plastic. : STYRENE
1. Thames town. : ETON
2. With "phobia," fear of foreigners. : XENO
3. Hyde Park carriage. : PRAM
4. Deadlock. : IMPASSE
5. Laughing. : RIANT
6. Naval officer: Abbr. : ENS
7. Damsel's woe. : DISTRESS
8. He doesn't know what he's talking about. : PARROT
9. Bullring. : ARENA
10. ___ Fail (Coronation Stone). : LIA
11. Ancient city, probably Armageddon. : MEGIDDO
12. Piece of news. : ITEM
13. Threat to Sicily. : ETNA
14. Threat to Hamelin. : RATS
21. Mulishness. : OBSTINACY
24. Be of use. : AVAIL
25. More valuable, as a coin. : RARER
26. Put on sale. : OFFER
27. Bombay city. : POONA
28. Like the city. : URBAN
31. Construction steel piece. : IBEAM
32. Vice ___. : VERSA
33. Judges manuscripts. : EDITS
35. Canadian Indians. : CREES
36. La ___, Argentine river. : PLATA
39. Blessings. : BENISONS
42. Wander idly. : MEANDER
44. Energetic one. : EXERTER
46. Glides downhill. : COASTS
49. Rocky debris. : SCREE
50. Miniature: Colloq. : TEENY
51. Plug of tobacco. : CHAW
52. Single. : LONE
53. Seaweed. : ALGA
56. Coat of frost. : RIME
57. Presage. : OMEN
58. Frenchman's name. : RENE
60. Blue rooter. : ELI
62. Slangy negative. : NIT

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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