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New York Times, Wednesday, February 28, 1962

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.24, Missing: { Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,611

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Across
1
Small weights. : DRAMS
6
Mary Roberts Rinehart heroine. : TISH
10
Swiss game, probable source of pinochle. : JASS
14
Hair-raising. : EERIE
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Preposition. : ONTO
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Military body. : UNIT
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Name on the best-seller list. : JDSALINGER
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Charles ___ Gibson. : DANA
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Cote dweller. : EWE
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Trifle. : FLIRT
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Contemporary of Renoir. : DEGAS
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Preserve. : CAN
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Black haw. : SLOE
25
Companion of flowers. : HEARTS
26
Marks of individuality. : TRAITS
28
Gyrate. : SPIN
30
Common verb. : ARE
31
Nobel winner Lagerlöf. : SELMA
32
Douglas is its capital. : ISLEOFMAN
34
Old hands. : PROS
36
___ virumque cano. : ARMA
37
Faith. : CONSTANCY
41
Among: Prefix. : INTER
45
Half of a Heyerdahl title. : AKU
46
Girl's nickname. : ETTA
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Store, as grain. : ENSILE
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Versifiers. : RIMERS
50
Children's nurse. : NANA
52
Rule: Abbr. : REG
53
Unique people: Slang. : ONERS
54
Narrow-minded one. : BIGOT
55
Doctors' group. : AMA
56
Village north of Dublin. : TARA
57
Navy air-to-air missile. : SIDEWINDER
59
"When ___ one and twenty . . . " : IWAS
60
Frigg's spouse. : ODIN
61
Upright. : ONEND
62
Dingle. : DALE
63
In order. : NEAT
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Abodes. : NESTS
Down
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Disheartens. : DEJECTS
2
Kind of pottery. : REDWARE
3
Storehouse of a sort. : ARSENAL
4
My: It. : MIA
5
Car parts. : SELFSTARTERS
6
Character in "I Pagliacci." : TONIO
7
Entrance. : INGRESS
8
Let it stand. : STET
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Opposite of vert. : HOR
10
Pontius Pilate's realm. : JUDEA
11
What "a ragman" is. : ANAGRAM
12
Star of "Sergeants 3." : SINATRA
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Former Minnesota governor. : STASSEN
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Troubles. : ILLS
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Name. : DENOMINATION
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Yesterday: Fr. : HIER
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Troublemakers. : IMPS
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"Gideon," for example. : PLAY
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"There ___ any more." : ISNT
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Zealots. : FANS
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Farmer's crop. : OATS
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Neck artery. : CAROTID
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Historic island of SW Pacific. : OKINAWA
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Roman ___. : NUMERAL
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Courtesan called a witch by Horace. : CANIDIA
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Drawn-out speeches. : TIRADES
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Gold or silver. : ELEMENT
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Letter sign-off. : REGARDS
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Plenty, in Chaucer's day. : ENOW
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Cancel. : ERASE
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Realtor. : AGENT
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Wait, old style. : BIDE
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Heir. : SON
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Direction. : NNE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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