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Bernice Gordon
Bernice Gordon

New York Times, Tuesday, June 26, 1962

Author: Bernice Gordon
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
Bernice Gordon has 126 pre-Shortz puzzles and 21 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,729
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1. Scene of 1521 Siet. : WORMS
6. Seedcase. : BURR
10. ___-cake. : PATA
14. Be in store for. : AWAIT
15. Inter ___. : ALIA
16. Take ___. : ABOW
17. Kind. : GENRE
18. Years: Lat. : ANNI
19. Pacific island group. : SULA
20. Draw into danger. : ENTRAP
22. Shining. : AGLITTER
24. Of speech. : ORAL
26. Performer of great skill. : ARTISTE
27. Whims. : CAPRICES
31. Fuel. : OIL
32. ___ and Sedition Acts. : ALIEN
33. Latin-American measures. : VARAS
35. Smart thrust. : JAB
38. Irrational number. : SURD
39. Did a gainer. : DIVED
40. Gambling game. : FARO
41. Kissing cousins. : KIN
42. Entertainments. : FETES
43. Maria or Clara. : SANTA
44. Family man. : POP
45. Least disturbed. : STILLEST
47. Wonderful example. : MIRACLE
51. Feminine titles. : SRAS
52. Tributes to Glenn and Carpenter. : OVATIONS
54. Zoroaster's writings. : AVESTA
58. Yea or nay. : VOTE
59. See 39 Down. : RUED
61. "___ the schooner Hesperus . . . " : ITWAS
62. Colleen's name. : ERIN
63. Gardner. : ERLE
64. Fixed: Prefix. : STATO
65. Hindu peasant. : RYOT
66. Resist openly. : DEFY
67. American artist. : HOMER
1. Carry on. : WAGE
2. English poet. : OWEN
3. Speak wildly. : RANT
4. Reflected. : MIRRORED
5. Substance used in candle making. : STEARIN
6. Cote sound. : BAA
7. Bone. : ULNA
8. ___ bell. : RINGA
9. Means of transportation. : RAILROAD
10. Lozenge. : PASTIL
11. Is adjacent to. : ABUTS
12. Apartment sign. : TOLET
13. Cognizant. : AWARE
21. Halfboot worn by loggers. : PAC
23. See 61 Across. : ITIS
25. O. T. book: Abbr. : LEVIT
27. Barrel. : CASK
28. His: Fr. : ALUI
29. Reel for yarn. : PIRN
30. Puts aside. : SAVES
34. Takes time out. : RESTS
35. Miss or Mrs. Doe. : JANE
36. University course. : ARTS
37. Skiff. : BOAT
39. Regretted. : DEPLORED
40. Type of voice. : FALSETTO
42. Central points. : FOCI
43. Blindly imitative. : SLAVISH
44. Kind of leather. : PATENT
46. Will go: Fr. : IRA
47. Man in a van. : MOVER
48. Import from Africa. : IVORY
49. Proportion. : RATIO
50. Take effect. : ENURE
53. Common prefix. : SELF
55. Did the crawl. : SWAM
56. Famous art gallery. : TATE
57. Hebrew lyre. : ASOR
60. Tunisian ruler. : DEY

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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