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New York Times, Saturday, July 12, 1952

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.62, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 258 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 78, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
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© 1952, The New York TimesNo. 1,119
Across Down
1. Wigging. : LECTURE
8. Mountains forming part of the Rockies. : TETONS
14. Served. : AVAILED
15. Peace pipe of North American Indians. : CALUMET
16. Wine of quality. : VINTAGE
17. Largest of the Ryukyu Islands. : OKINAWA
18. Some boys in the choir. : ALTI
19. Point of view. : ANGLE
21. Minding another's business. : NOSY
22. Residence of a Foreign Service officer. : CONSULATE
25. A former Cuban President. : GRAU
27. Child of the mist, in Teutonic myth. : NIBELUNG
31. Responds. : REACTS
33. Bell note. : PEAL
34. San, in Portuguese. : SAO
35. Contractual proviso for meeting the h.c.l. : ESCALATORCLAUSE
38. Supped. : ATE
39. In a rank. : AROW
40. Measures for gold content. : KARATS
41. Refused submission. : RESISTED
43. Girl of the valley. : LILY
44. State of the stew after a dinnertime phone call. : STONECOLD
47. Face shape. : OVAL
50. More tempting to collectors. : RARER
51. Captain of the 1870 Nautilus. : NEMO
55. The "d" in l.s.d. : DENARII
57. Stuck to. : ADHERED
59. Ingredient of certain cookies. : OATMEAL
60. Cape May or Montauk Point. : SEASIDE
61. Mr. Crouse, playwright. : RUSSEL
62. They can be raven. : TRESSES
1. Hot rock. : LAVA
2. Baneful business. : EVIL
3. Oily talk. : CANT
4. Highest large lake in the world. : TITICACA
5. Diminutive suffix. : ULA
6. Lear's "most barbarous" daughter. : REGAN
7. Martin and Anthony. : EDENS
8. Give pause: 2 wds. : TAKEABACK
9. Winner of the crew race. : ELI
10. The Lincoln or Holland. : TUNNEL
11. Hawaiian thrush. : OMAO
12. "Man bites dog." : NEWS
13. Guy rope. : STAY
15. Ship from Newcastle. : COLLIER
20. Diabolical Chinese invention. : GUNPOWDER
23. Wear better. : OUTLAST
24. Confess everything: 2 wds. : TELLALL
25. "Beau ___." : GESTE
26. Hopeful Stakes or Youthful Stakes. : RACES
28. Routine. : USUAL
29. Inclement. : NASTY
30. Works. : GOES
31. Establish. : REAR
32. Pertaining to the tailor's art. : SARTORIAL
36. Pedicurist's problem. : TOENAIL
37. Paucity of interest. : ARIDNESS
42. Mohammed is ___ prophet. : ISLAMS
45. Stopt. : CEAST
46. Salesman's goal. : ORDER
47. Millefleurs, for instance. : ODOR
48. Veal, on a French menu. : VEAU
49. Pantry pests. : ANTS
52. Goddess of discord. : ERIS
53. Early resident of Ecbatana. : MEDE
54. The "Commemoration" and others. : ODES
56. Arikara Indian. : REE
58. Have: Scot. : HAE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 10 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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