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New York Times, Tuesday, February 27, 1962

Author:
Sidney Lambert
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 298 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
Sidney Lambert has 114 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,610
Across
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Road, in Berlin. : BAHN
5
Type of aircraft, for short. : GIRO
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Hoop-shaped handles. : BAILS
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Inter ___. : ALIA
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Turgenev. : IVAN
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Dark. : UNLIT
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Gourmet. : BONVIVANT
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Artless. : NAIVE
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Early job for Caesar. : AEDILE
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Quirk. : KINK
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Process: Suffix. : URE
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Identical. : SELFSAME
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It is so. : AMEN
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Greek letters. : CHIS
29
Extension of a lease. : RENEWAL
31
Duroc-Jersey. : HOG
32
Stoop. : BEND
33
___ run. : HITAND
37
Officiated in the aisle. : USHERED
39
Cook or Drake. : MARINER
40
Preferable. : BETTER
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Roman historian. : LIVY
42
New Deal project. : TVA
43
Inspiring reverence. : AWESOME
45
Bench. : SEAT
46
Asian sea. : ARAL
49
Fiancé: Colloq. : INTENDED
51
Hoot ___! : MON
52
Conjoin. : KNIT
53
Appetizer. : CANAPE
56
Nimble. : AGILE
58
Harangues. : PERORATES
60
Minx. : HUSSY
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The old sod. : ERIN
62
Dwelling. : TENT
63
Yorkshire city. : LEEDS
64
Peak in Idaho. : RYAN
65
Norse tale. : EDDA
Down
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Kind of cake. : BABA
2
South African lily. : ALOE
3
Opposite of prescience. : HINDSIGHT
4
Dark blues. : NAVIES
5
Allow wide latitude (to). : GIVEFREEREIN
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Herb eve. : IVA
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___ file. : RANKAND
8
Punctual. : ONTIME
9
Place to sleep. : BUNK
10
Literary collection. : ANA
11
City of Paris. : ILIUM
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Book: Fr. : LIVRE
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Dutch painter. : STEEN
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Unfortunate. : ILL
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City of Elms. : NEWHAVENCONN
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Dispatch. : SEND
26
Certain singers. : ALTI
27
Fresh-water fish. : CHUB
28
Anklets. : HOSE
30
Light-hearted. : AIRY
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Gather, as a storm. : BREW
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Preceded. : ANTEDATED
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Leningrad's river. : NEVA
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Mild expletive. : DRAT
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Latin abbreviation. : ETAL
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Performer. : MIME
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Affair of chance. : LOTTERY
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Marksman. : SNIPER
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Upper House. : SENATE
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Boy in Menotti opera. : AMAHL
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Wild elephant. : ROGUE
48
Flavoring agent. : ANISE
50
Women's group: Abbr. : DAR
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The "ivories." : KEYS
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Hang in the balance. : PEND
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This: Sp. : ESTA
57
British currency, for short. : LSD
59
Narrow inlet. : RIA

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

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