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New York Times, Thursday, February 8, 1962

Author:
Jules Arensberg
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 303 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 71, 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. 4,591
Across
1. Fleer. : SCOFF
6. Coryza. : COLD
10. Author of "Mary." : ASCH
14. Resort isle. : CAPRI
15. Perfume. : ODOR
16. Go by plane. : AERO
17. To the point that. : UNTIL
18. Relative of onionskin. : RICEPAPER
20. Character reference. : TESTIMONIAL
22. Doctor's group: Abbr. : AMA
23. Litchi. : NUT
24. Furniture wood. : MAPLE
26. Lumpish. : STODGY
30. Norse goddess. : FREYA
32. Wag. : COMIC
33. "The Defenders" scene. : COURTROOM
37. Sand: Lat. : ARENA
38. Calendar abbreviation. : OCT
39. Bisect. : HALVE
40. Dark. : TENEBROUS
42. Outskirts. : EDGES
43. Disorders. : RIOTS
44. Shoots. : SPEARS
45. Facade. : FRONT
47. Interrogative. : WHO
48. Palm leaf. : OLA
49. Crockery. : EARTHENWARE
56. Dark. : NIGHTTIME
58. Hawkeye. : IOWAN
59. Exhort. : URGE
60. Equal: Fr. : EGAL
61. Milestone. : EVENT
62. Charon's river. : STYX
63. Clammy. : DANK
64. Coarse grass. : SEDGE
Down
1. Rabbit's tail. : SCUT
2. Malacca. : CANE
3. Chooses. : OPTS
4. Fuse partly. : FRIT
5. Piece of office furniture. : FILINGCABINET
6. French painter. : COROT
7. Norse god. : ODIN
8. Places. : LOCI
9. Castle-builder. : DREAMER
10. Motorist's group. : AAA
11. Flower part. : SEPAL
12. ___ de menthe. : CREME
13. Hour: Sp. : HORA
19. Race track phrase. : PLAYTHEPONIES
21. Very: Sp. : MUY
25. Show off. : PARADE
26. Begone! : SCAT
27. Raced: Colloq. : TORE
28. Sign. : OMEN
29. Spanish money. : DINERO
30. Arthur Miller book. : FOCUS
31. Wagon tracks. : RUTS
33. Water bird. : COOT
34. Girl's name. : OLGA
35. Word associated with "roger." : OVER
36. Jumble. : MESS
41. Spun. : ROTATED
44. "___ walks in beauty . . . " : SHE
45. Coquet. : FLIRT
46. Marked by syncopated rhythm. : RAGGY
47. Large marine snail. : WHELK
48. Responsibility. : ONUS
50. Latvian city. : RIGA
51. Federal operative. : TMAN
52. Made cloth. : WOVE
53. Filled with fear and wonder. : AWED
54. Sounded loudly. : RANG
55. Heraldic term. : ENTE
57. Bewitch: Dial. : HEX

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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