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New York Times, Thursday, February 1, 1962

Author: S. A. Kay
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
S. A. Kay has 118 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,584
Across Down
1. Tweet-tweet. : CHIRP
6. Sharp. : ACID
10. Three: Ger. : DREI
14. Insurgent. : REBEL
15. Lay by. : SAVE
16. Islets. : AITS
17. Griddlecake: Sp. : AREPA
18. Scarebabe. : FEEFAWFUM
20. Another 18 Across. : BOGEYMAN
22. Stage forest. : ARDEN
23. Far East title. : AMIR
24. Expressed in words. : ORAL
25. Ladderlike. : SCALAR
28. Object of dread. : BUGBEAR
31. Tavern order. : ALE
32. Ulster county. : TYRONE
34. American ostrich. : RHEA
36. Canadian peninsula. : GASPE
38. Jeanne d'___. : ARC
39. Put to test. : ASSAY
40. Hebrew lyre. : ASOR
41. Imbues. : STEEPS
43. Chemical suffix. : IDE
44. Phantom. : SPECTER
46. Kitchen gadget. : OPENER
48. Small coins. : SOUS
49. Furniture decoration. : BUHL
50. Emirate, for one. : REALM
52. Left isolated. : MAROONED
56. Elf. : HOBGOBLIN
58. Vacuum tube. : DIODE
59. Dresden's river. : ELBE
60. Wrestling hold. : LOCK
61. Ruhr city. : ESSEN
62. Topsy-turvy state. : MESS
63. Shepherd's concern. : EWES
64. Sly glances. : LEERS
1. Zodiac sign. : CRAB
2. Intrepid one. : HERO
3. "___ your pardon." : IBEG
4. Abrogate. : REPEAL
5. Chum. : PLAYMATE
6. ___ as (to the extent that). : ASFAR
7. City on the Orne. : CAEN
8. Common contraction. : IVE
9. Madame ___, Dickens character. : DEFARGE
10. Slowpokes. : DAWDLERS
11. Prevalent. : RIFE
12. Vingt-___. : ETUN
13. Doctrine. : ISM
19. Wearer of a burnoose. : ARAB
21. Boggy. : MIRY
24. Small portion. : OUNCE
25. "The Forsyte ___." : SAGA
26. Degree. : CLASS
27. Creator of King Log and King Stork. : AESOP
28. Destructive insect. : BORER
29. The "Heathen Chinee." : AHSIN
30. English novelist. : READE
33. Prices. : RATES
35. Town near Fort Devens. : AYER
37. Augurs. : PRESAGES
39. Plant of the lily family. : ASPHODEL
41. Trip. : STUMBLE
42. Decant. : POUR
45. State: Abbr. : COLO
47. Juvenile heroine. : ELOISE
49. Members of FDIC. : BANKS
50. Acting part. : ROLE
51. Wanes. : EBBS
52. Rodents. : MICE
53. Nozzle. : NOSE
54. River into the Fulda. : EDER
55. Animal abodes. : DENS
56. Border. : HEM
57. Shallow. : LOW

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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