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New York Times, Saturday, May 5, 1962

Author: Annamarie Lobb
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,677
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1. Chaise lounge. : DAYBED
7. Musical works. : OPERAS
13. Circle. : REVOLVE
14. Roman ___. : NUMERAL
16. Passageways. : AVENUES
17. Learned. : ERUDITE
18. N. T. book: Abbr. : COR
19. Adversaries. : ENEMIES
21. Sharp turn in a course. : ZIG
22. Coup d'___. : ETAT
24. Vocation. : TRADE
25. Convex moldings. : TORI
26. Splendid. : REGAL
28. Refrain syllable. : TRA
29. Airs. : TUNES
30. Percolations. : SEEPAGES
32. Make a clean ___ of (confess). : BREAST
33. Double-dealer. : LIAR
34. Fees. : DUES
35. Acknowledges. : ADMITS
38. Units of electricity. : FARADAYS
42. Showery. : RAINY
43. Word of negation. : NAY
44. Old playing card. : TAROT
45. To laugh: Fr. : RIRE
46. Irish. : CELTS
48. Of ___ (formerly). : YORE
49. ___ king. : ALA
50. Duke of Edinburgh and others. : PHILIPS
52. Where Kiev is: Abbr. : UKR
53. Biblical name. : NICOLAS
55. German city famous for "Dresden" china. : MEISSEN
57. Vote counters. : TELLERS
58. Makes beloved. : ENDEARS
59. Dignified. : SEDATE
60. Pilfers. : STEALS
1. Ardent partisan. : DEVOTEE
2. The common run. : AVERAGE
3. Distant, old style. : YON
4. Indigo. : BLUE
5. Occurrence. : EVENT
6. Renegade. : DESERTER
7. New York lake. : ONEIDA
8. Thick soup. : PUREE
9. Large birds. : EMUS
10. Carmine. : RED
11. Where the Painted Desert is. : ARIZONA
12. Certain writings. : SATIRES
13. Sports cars. : RACERS
15. Expert on law. : LEGIST
20. Planet. : MARS
23. Industrial railroad. : TAPLINE
25. Feb. 20, 1962. : TUESDAY
27. Nonprofessionals. : LAITY
29. Negotiate. : TREAT
31. Fuel. : GAS
32. Prickly seedcase. : BUR
34. Morning and noon. : DAYTIMES
35. Unmitigated. : ARRANT
36. Newspapers. : DAILIES
37. A marvel. : MIRACLE
38. Tumble. : FALL
39. Awakening. : AROUSAL
40. Bowled balls, in cricket. : YORKERS
41. Where poops are. : STERNS
43. German river. : NEISSE
46. Map. : CHART
47. Worn out. : SPENT
50. Appeal. : PLEA
51. Faction. : SIDE
54. Experienced. : OLD
56. The Red or the Black. : SEA

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

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