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Louise Earnest
Louise Earnest

New York Times, Friday, March 16, 1962

Author:
Louise Earnest
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { J K Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 82, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
Louise Earnest has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,627
Across
1. Counterbalances. : OFFSETS
8. Detonates. : SETSOFF
15. Chef-___. : DOEUVRE
16. Railroad tie. : SLEEPER
17. Giant in "Pilgrim's Progress." : DESPAIR
18. Divided by membranes. : SEPTATE
19. Feminine suffix. : ETTE
20. Flower garden. : BED
22. Rang out. : PEALED
23. Fish delicacy. : ROE
24. Ornamental plume. : PANACHE
26. Name for a vivacious girl. : ALLEGRA
27. Three. : III
30. Rear. : RAISE
33. One kind of policy. : HANDSOFF
36. Extempore. : OFFHAND
39. Sicilian landmark. : MTAETNA
40. Molecular property. : COHESION
42. Of thought, perhaps. : TRAIN
43. O.T. book: Abbr. : GEN
44. Spanish nobleman. : GRANDEE
47. Glenn's forerunner. : SHEPARD
48. Wall Street term. : PAR
51. Café ___. : AULAIT
55. Arab's garment. : ABA
56. Wing: Fr. : AILE
57. ___ tree (decorate for Christmas). : TRIMTHE
59. Range of Yukon's Mackenzie Mts. : OGILVIE
61. Unconventional. : OFFBEAT
62. Repel by force. : BEATOFF
63. Contemporary of Rouault. : MATISSE
64. Legislative bodies. : SENATES
Down
1. Stranger. : ODDER
2. Enemy of. : FOETO
3. Olivia's clown. : FESTE
4. Mob scene man. : SUPE
5. Stowe girl. : EVA
6. Of the clan. : TRIBAL
7. Above the strife. : SERENE
8. Draft system. : SSS
9. Babar, for one. : ELEPHANT
10. Home of the brave. : TEPEE
11. Stiff hair. : SETA
12. Milky white gem. : OPAL
13. Entertain. : FETE
14. Fritz. : FRED
21. Hill, in Turkey. : DAGH
24. Courtroom statements. : PLEAS
25. Pack tight. : CRAM
26. Gray. : ASHEN
27. Grenoble's river. : ISERE
28. Greek letter. : IOTA
29. Spanish enclave in Morocco. : IFNI
30. Mythical bird. : ROC
31. In ___ (confused). : AFOG
32. "___ hollers, let him go . . . " : IFHE
34. Passé. : DATED
35. Devotee. : FAN
37. "The ___ a thousand eyes . . . " : NIGHTHAS
38. Movie producer Schary. : DORE
41. Glove leather. : NAPA
45. Moguls. : NABOBS
46. Sugarplum: Fr. : DRAGEE
47. Real estate. : SITES
48. Central point. : PIVOT
49. "___ on the ocean wave . . . " : ALIFE
50. Reduces sails. : REEFS
51. Particle. : ATOM
52. City in Turkey. : URFA
53. Ski ___. : LIFT
54. Both: Prefix. : AMBI
56. Canadian province: Abbr. : ALTA
58. French season. : ETE
60. Scotsman's name. : IAN

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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