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New York Times, Saturday, May 19, 1962

Author: Phyllis Taub
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,691
Across Down
1. Apollo's mother. : LETO
5. Kipling poem. : BOOTS
10. Siberian city. : OMSK
14. On the crest. : ATOP
15. Key of Beethoven's Third. : EFLAT
16. Raja's wife. : RANI
17. Miss Sharp's setting. : VANITYFAIR
19. Small bottle. : VIAL
20. Term in music. : ATONAL
21. Aquatic bird. : FLAMINGO
23. Makes angry. : IRES
25. Iridescent stones. : OPALS
26. Mr. Runyan. : DAMON
29. Row. : OAR
31. Beyond: Prefix. : ULTRA
34. Turgenev. : IVAN
35. Child. : SON
36. Minister. : CLERIC
37. Nubbin. : EAR
38. Garden flowers. : ZINNIAS
40. Have tea. : EAT
41. 17 Across and others. : TITLES
43. Unpaired. : ODD
44. I forbid: Lat. : VETO
45. More crafty. : SLIER
46. Humorist Bill ___. : NYE
47. Mongolian. : TATAR
48. Nobody. : NOONE
50. Blue: Sp. : AZUL
52. Goes on date: Colloq. : STEPSOUT
55. Parkman's "The ___ Trail." : OREGON
59. Musical passage. : CODA
60. Wharton farmer. : ETHANFROME
62. Upper: Ger. : OBER
63. Courage. : NERVE
64. Charged atoms. : IONS
65. Be apt. : TEND
66. Medicines. : DRUGS
67. Work on MSS. : EDIT
1. Pumice. : LAVA
2. State: Fr. : ETAT
3. Up ___ good. : TONO
4. Judgment. : OPINION
5. Stendhal's real name. : BEYLE
6. Gone away. : OFF
7. Norse name. : OLAF
8. Make a suit. : TAILOR
9. Handhold. : STRAP
10. Pioneer Wright. : ORVILLE
11. Novel of 1920. : MAINSTREET
12. Obstacle. : SNAG
13. Metric measure. : KILO
18. Mountain pool. : TARN
22. Heavy hammers. : MAULS
24. Quickly. : SOON
26. Food regimens. : DIETS
27. Be of use. : AVAIL
28. London seafarer. : MARTINEDEN
30. Harass. : ANNOY
32. Lariat. : RIATA
33. Player. : ACTOR
35. Girl: Colloq. : SIS
36. Bounder. : CAD
38. Ciphers. : ZEROS
39. Concept. : IDEA
42. Di Lampedusa novel (with "The"). : LEOPARD
44. Dancer Bettis. : VALERIE
46. Gender. : NEUTER
47. Sward. : TURF
49. A great deal: Colloq. : NOEND
51. Temperate and frigid. : ZONES
52. Roderick Dhu. : SCOT
53. Basic infinitive. : TOBE
54. During: Var. : THRU
56. Competent. : GOOD
57. All: Prefix. : OMNI
58. Shelter. : NEST
61. Mean: Abbr. : AVG

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