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New York Times, Friday, June 8, 1962

Author: Jules Arensberg
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 29, Avg Word Len: 5.30, Missing: { Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 306 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 86, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,711
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1. Command to a dog team. : MUSH
5. Tall tale teller. : LIAR
9. Steinbeck characters. : JOADS
14. Among other things. : INTERALIA
16. Leading. : ONTOP
17. Tally sheet. : SCORECARD
18. Fog. : VAPOR
19. Sullen. : MOROSE
20. Full-grown. : RIPE
22. Time in history. : ERA
23. Before: Fr. : AVANT
24. Trisected land. : GAUL
25. Jane, for one. : LADY
26. Young sheep. : TEGS
27. At first blush. : PRIMAFACIE
29. Prior to. : ERE
30. Colleen. : MAID
31. Profession. : CAREER
32. Irrational number. : SURD
33. Penny-a-liner. : HACK
34. Depone. : ATTEST
37. Large cask. : BUTT
38. National Guard: Abbr. : MIL
41. Part. : PERCENTAGE
43. Cause of harm. : BANE
44. Victim. : PREY
45. Hence. : ERGO
46. Slight indications. : HINTS
47. Mouths: Lat. : ORA
48. Kind of school. : PREP
49. New Jersey's governor. : HUGHES
50. Holy: Fr. : SACRE
52. Anniversary. : MILESTONE
54. Brilliance. : ECLAT
55. Informal party. : OPENHOUSE
56. Thinks. : DEEMS
57. Titian and others. : REDS
58. J. F. K.'s title: Abbr. : PRES
1. Marry unsuitably. : MISMATE
2. Reveal. : UNCOVER
3. Safekeeping. : STORAGE
4. Wading birds. : HERONS
5. Product of Eire. : LACE
6. He has: Fr. : ILA
7. Bombardier's mission. : AIRRAID
8. Product of pitchblende. : RADIUM
9. Olympian. : JOVE
10. Out ___ limb. : ONA
11. Contented. : ATPEACE
12. Indomitable. : DOORDIE
13. Atomizer. : SPRAYER
15. Musical notation. : REST
21. Assuage. : PLACATE
24. Grating. : GRID
25. Wagtail. : LARK
27. Member of the firm. : PARTNER
28. Truth. : FACT
30. Melpomene. : MUSE
32. Rusk's title: Abbr. : SECY
33. Justice Black. : HUGO
34. Placed opposite. : APPOSED
35. Patio. : TERRACE
36. Molasses. : TREACLE
37. Doodlesack. : BAGPIPE
38. Unit of work. : MANHOUR
39. Fervid. : INTENSE
40. Tenants. : LESSEES
42. Quiver. : TREMOR
43. The circus. : BIGTOP
46. Pst! : HUSH
48. Favorites. : PETS
49. Partlets. : HENS
51. Aries. : RAM
53. Was ahead. : LED

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

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