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New York Times, Monday, April 23, 1962

Author: Ruth M. McWhirk
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
Ruth M. McWhirk has 1 pre-Shortz puzzle in our database.
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,665
Across Down
1. Sounder. : SANER
6. Humid. : DAMP
10. Deed, old style. : GEST
14. Have ___ to pick. : ABONE
15. Scent. : ODOR
16. Fictional princess. : OZMA
17. Parents of kids. : GOATS
18. Prong. : TINE
19. Brother, for short. : BRER
20. Scene of Easter festivity. : WHITEHOUSELAWN
23. Japanese porgy. : TAI
24. Photographer's request. : SMILE
25. Occupation. : CALLING
29. Blue-pencil man. : EDITOR
32. Foreign. : ALIEN
33. Sharpens. : HONES
35. Ex–G. I. : VET
37. Jacks, in cribbage. : NOBS
38. Puts to flight. : ROUTS
39. J. F. K.'s brother-in-law. : PETE
40. Article. : THE
41. Port of Iraq. : BASRA
42. Gowns seen at U. N. : SARIS
43. Louisa May. : ALCOTT
45. Father of Odysseus. : LAERTES
47. Speaking falteringly. : ALISP
49. Mouselike mammal. : BAT
50. Washington theme song. : HAILTOTHECHIEF
56. Ancient Syria. : ARAM
57. Corner. : NOOK
58. Present itself. : OCCUR
60. Contemporary playwright. : INGE
61. White-tailed eagle. : ERNE
62. Sticky. : GLUEY
63. Splendid! : GOOD
64. Colors. : DYES
65. Official sticker. : SEALS
1. Sink or bend. : SAG
2. Take ___. : ABOW
3. Biblical boatwright. : NOAH
4. Gives a right to. : ENTITLES
5. Color anew. : RESTAIN
6. Poetic verb. : DOTH
7. Farewell, in Spain. : ADIOS
8. Historically prominent. : MONUMENTAL
9. Takes the chair. : PRESIDES
10. Piece of crystal. : GOBLET
11. Cornell. : EZRA
12. Water bird. : SMEW
13. Body of water. : TARN
21. One, in Berlin. : EIN
22. Where the Augean Stables were. : ELIS
25. Insincere talk. : CANT
26. Island greeting. : ALOHA
27. Slander. : LIBEL
28. "The Turn of the Screw." : GHOSTSTORY
30. Public. : OVERT
31. Fasten anew. : RETIE
34. "___ Father . . . " : OUR
36. Novel heroine. : TESS
38. Distributed in fixed portions. : RATIONED
39. Slightest trace. : PARTICLE
41. Roll of cloth. : BOLT
42. Porpoises. : SEAHOGS
44. Became still. : CALMED
46. Letter trio. : ABC
48. Ring up. : PHONE
50. British general. : HAIG
51. Florence's river. : ARNO
52. Emilia's spouse. : IAGO
53. Supplements (with "out"). : EKES
54. Where Quito is: Abbr. : ECUA
55. Coal or gas. : FUEL
59. Streetcar systems: Abbr. : RYS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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