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New York Times, Tuesday, May 22, 1962

Author:
Michael Dubin
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 304 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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1. Jalousie pieces. : SLATS
6. Small weight. : DRAM
10. Metal. : GOLD
14. Hebrew prophet. : MICAH
15. Baltic seaport. : RIGA
16. Ben Adhem. : ABOU
17. Began. : INTRODUCED
19. Car damage. : DENT
20. Light meal. : TEA
21. Impel. : URGE
22. Likeness. : EFFIGY
24. Periods of time: Abbr. : HRS
25. ___ Vegas. : LAS
26. Musical instruments. : VIOLS
27. Man's name: Abbr. : EDW
28. Traveling bag. : CARRYALL
31. Staff officers. : CADRE
34. Subsidiary rule. : BYLAW
35. Teachers' group. : NEA
36. Moslem prince. : AMEER
37. Lode contents. : ORE
38. Well-known Broadway initials. : ASCAP
40. Gipsy. : ROM
41. Approximately. : ABOUT
43. Shoals. : REEFS
44. Advance. : PROGRESS
46. 17th. cen. date. : MDC
47. Heavenly body. : COMET
48. Dull noise: Colloq. : BAM
49. Army monogram. : USA
52. Lunge. : THRUST
54. Spanish painter. : GOYA
55. Asiatic currency. : SEN
56. Chief. : HEAD
57. Gads. : RUNSAROUND
60. Alms box. : ARCA
61. Son of Isaac. : ESAU
62. American jurist. : CHASE
63. Trinkets. : TOYS
64. Fine feathers. : DOWN
65. Golf units. : HOLES
Down
1. Worker with metal. : SMITH
2. Batted ball. : LINER
3. Perform the functions of. : ACTAS
4. See 48 Down. : TAR
5. Infantry drill command. : SHOULDERARMS
6. Pharmaceuticals. : DRUGS
7. Vegetable. : RICE
8. Period. : AGE
9. Wine. : MADEIRA
10. Pest. : GADFLY
11. Homage. : OBEISANCE
12. Far-reaching. : LONG
13. Obligation. : DUTY
18. Attraction. : DRAW
23. See 5 Down. : FORWARDMARCH
26. Clothes presser. : VALET
27. Before. : ERE
28. Great Persian king. : CYRUS
29. Page. : LEAF
30. Circuits. : LAPS
31. Fish. : CARP
32. Cupid. : AMOR
33. Form of government. : DEMOCRACY
34. Raise. : BOOST
39. Instant: Colloq. : SEC
42. Color. : BEETRED
45. Cheeses. : GOUDAS
46. Mexican Indian. : MAYA
48. Man in charge of deck crew. : BOSUN
49. Common. : USUAL
50. Appreciation. : SENSE
51. Mountain chain. : ANDES
52. Demonstrative pronoun. : THAT
53. Epic figure. : HERO
54. Bite on. : GNAW
58. Service group. : USO
59. Exclamation. : OHO

Answer summary: 6 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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