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New York Times, Friday, July 13, 1962

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 50, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Spans: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,746
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1. Indian. : HOPI
5. College group. : FRAT
9. Center. : HUB
12. Marine detection device. : LORAN
13. Decorate again. : REDO
14. To the: It. : ALLA
16. Treacherous arachnid. : BLACKWIDOW
18. Astound. : STUN
19. Auld lang ___. : SYNE
20. Ribicoff's dept. : HEW
21. Near: Fr. : AUPRES
23. Inexperienced person. : GREENHORN
26. Red ___ beet. : ASA
27. Suffix in chemistry. : ANE
29. Opposite of zenith. : NADIR
30. Man's name: Abbr. : DAV
32. Make haste. : GOFAST
34. ___ Aviv. : TEL
36. Missile. : NIKE
39. Popular comedienne. : HERMIONEGINGOLD
42. On the blue. : ASEA
43. Education org. : NEA
44. Lay. : BALLAD
45. Reference book: Abbr. : ENC
47. Bound by. : UNDER
49. Italian girl's name. : ENA
50. Color spreads. : ADS
52. Most affectionate. : TENDEREST
55. Sides: Lat. : LATERA
57. Wager. : BET
58. Hence. : ERGO
61. Dismal. : GRAY
62. Table setting. : SILVERWARE
65. Entr'___. : ACTE
66. ___ blue. : TRUE
67. Customer. : BUYER
68. It is so. : YES
69. Soothsayer. : SEER
70. ___ dixit. : IPSE
1. Saintly. : HOLY
2. Part of the U. S. A. : ORANGEFREESTATE
3. Horse. : PACER
4. Black substance. : INK
5. Well-wisher. : FRIEND
6. Cause of three cheers. : REDWHITEANDBLUE
7. Stir. : ADO
8. "Marching as ___." : TOWAR
9. Part of a padlock. : HASP
10. Source of a tan. : ULTRAVIOLETRAYS
11. Type of song. : BLUES
12. Dieter's abbreviation. : LBS
15. Handle: Lat. : ANSA
17. College at Norton, Mass. : WHEATON
22. German conjunction. : UND
24. Sword: Prefix. : ENSI
25. State: Abbr. : OREG
27. Turkish title. : AGHA
28. Negatives. : NOES
31. Of a certain church: Abbr. : ANGL
33. To ___ (everybody). : AMAN
35. French liner. : LIBERTE
37. White-sheeted group. : KLAN
38. Nordic legend. : EDDA
40. German "nine." : NEUN
41. Nostril: Obs. : NARE
46. Basketball player: Abbr. : CTR
48. Kipling character. : DEEVER
50. Seaweed. : ALGA
51. Jane Austen hero. : DARCY
53. Orients. : EASTS
54. "Cinch." : SEWUP
56. "Brown ___." : EYES
59. Good will, old style. : GREE
60. Poetic contraction. : OER
63. Wrath. : IRE
64. Diamond abbreviation. : RBI

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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