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New York Times, Tuesday, February 20, 1962

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { B J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 308 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,603
Across
1. An old king. : COLE
5. Impress. : STAMP
10. State. : UTAH
14. Hanging unevenly. : ALOP
15. Missouri city. : LAMAR
16. Noted person. : NAME
17. Purchase of a sort. : PIGINAPOKE
19. Runners on a vehicle. : SKIS
20. Little ___. : EVA
21. Similarly. : ALIKE
22. Bureau. : CHEST
23. Byrd or Bush. : SENATOR
25. Faint. : SWOON
27. Together: Prefix. : COM
28. Test of strength that settles a matter. : SHOWDOWN
31. Plate. : DISH
34. State. : MAINE
35. By way of. : VIA
36. Start upon. : ENTER
38. More remote. : OFF
39. Sediment. : DREGS
41. Timetable abbreviation. : ARR
42. Bird. : EGRET
44. Whilom. : ERST
45. Brave. : FEARLESS
47. Exclamation. : AHA
49. Importune. : TEASE
50. Toy instrument. : OCARINA
54. Villain's role. : HEAVY
56. Desert plants. : CACTI
58. Conjunctive. : NOR
59. Heavenly being: Fr. : ANGE
60. Accept something fully: Slang. : GOWHOLEHOG
62. Island country: Abbr. : ICEL
63. Decorate. : ADORN
64. Not very good. : SOSO
65. Sports rooms: Colloq. : GYMS
66. Brawl. : MELEE
67. Printer's term. : STET
Down
1. Ann and May. : CAPES
2. Color. : OLIVE
3. Yukon peak. : LOGAN
4. Finial. : EPI
5. Skiing term. : SLALOM
6. Hoglike animal. : TAPIR
7. In a frenzy. : AMOK
8. Stopgap. : MAKESHIFT
9. Common prefix. : PRE
10. Shoeless. : UNSHOD
11. Gained control of. : TAKENOVER
12. French friends. : AMIS
13. Order, old style. : HEST
18. Western alliance. : NATO
22. Awed. : COWED
24. Twinge's cousin. : ACHE
26. Gained. : WON
28. Repositories. : SAFES
29. Theatrical accessories. : WIGS
30. American cartoonist. : NAST
31. Unheeding. : DEAF
32. As to. : INRE
33. Trick. : STRATAGEM
34. System of communication. : MORSECODE
37. Kind of race. : RELAY
40. Build. : REAR
43. Brazilian Indians. : GES
46. Sprees. : REVELS
47. Unit of a play. : ACTONE
48. Greet. : HAIL
50. Earthy clay. : OCHRE
51. ___ water. : INHOT
52. Type of loop. : NOOSE
53. Jargon. : ARGOT
54. British general. : HAIG
55. Ref. book. : ENCY
57. Military offense. : AWOL
60. School of whales. : GAM
61. Letter. : ESS

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