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New York Times, Friday, March 23, 1962

44-Across : Racing boats.

Author:
Joseph S. Crowell
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Joseph Crowell has 11 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,634
Across
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Marks. : SCARS
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___ Antony. : MARC
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Rounded. : OVAL
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She-demon. : LAMIA
15
Employer. : USER
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Wind instrument. : PIPE
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Unsuitable. : INAPT
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Go fifty-fifty. : SPLITEVEN
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Informal meal. : POTLUCK
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Hospices. : IMARETS
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New Testament book: Abbr. : EPH
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Pillar. : STELE
25
Military branch: Abbr. : ARTY
28
Prefix in bird words. : AVI
30
Mountains of Siberia. : ALTAIS
34
Bohea. : TEA
35
Study hard: Colloq. : GRIND
37
German king: 913-73. : OTTOI
38
An aphorism. : HASTEMAKESWASTE
41
Musical composition. : OCTET
42
Clark's companion. : LEWIS
43
Have a snack. : EAT
44
Racing boats. : SHELLS
46
Gypsy gentleman. : RYE
47
Headquarters. : BASE
48
Emblem of Egypt. : LOTUS
50
Pikelike fish. : GAR
52
Cowboy's headgear. : STETSON
55
Long outer garment. : PELISSE
59
Published illegally. : PIRATICAL
61
As one wishes: Abbr. : ADLIB
62
Chemical suffix. : ITOL
63
Where Guantanamo is. : CUBA
64
Color. : MAUVE
65
Pry (about). : NOSE
66
Confound. : STUN
67
"___ River." : OLMAN
Down
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Garment. : SLIP
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"Arma virumque ___ ... " : CANO
3
He loves: Lat. : AMAT
4
One of the Transcendentalists. : RIPLEY
5
Was surprised: Colloq. : SATUP
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Perfume base. : MUSK
7
Uraeus. : ASP
8
Fired again. : RELIT
9
Black Sea peninsula. : CRIMEA
10
Theatrical treat. : OPERETTA
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___ le roi! : VIVE
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Egyptian maternity goddess. : APET
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Camera part. : LENS
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Certain fats. : TALLOWS
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Fascinate. : CHARM
24
Fishermen's gear. : SINKERS
25
Mountain in Greece. : ATHOS
26
Go as far as. : REACH
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Sample. : TASTE
29
Small container. : VIAL
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Bewildered. : ATSEA
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Jots. : IOTAS
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Seven: Sp. : SIETE
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Become perplexed. : GETLOST
36
Refreshing: Poet. : DEWY
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Tattler. : TELLTALE
40
Wearing time. : SIEGE
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Followers of Zeno. : STOICS
47
Of the wedding. : BRIDAL
49
Not curtailed. : UNCUT
51
Cottonwood. : ALAMO
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Revolve. : SPIN
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Singer Schipa. : TITO
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Greek god. : EROS
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Map. : PLAN
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City area. : SLUM
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Egyptian god. : SIVA
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Scrooge, for short. : EBEN
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Father, in Arabic names. : ABU

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

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