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New York Times, Saturday, July 13, 1963

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.25, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 296 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 5,095
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1. Key in music. : MAJOR
6. Become more solid. : GEL
9. Had an obligation to. : OWED
13. Epic poetry. : EPOPEE
15. Ranges of vision. : EYESHOTS
17. The mineral titanite. : SPHENE
18. Nasty giant in "Faerie Queene." : ORGOGLIO
19. In the manner of. : ALA
20. In the state of being tested. : ONTRIAL
22. Currency in Paris: Abbr. : FCS
23. "That's all," in poetic parlance. : ENOW
25. Everlasting. : AGELONG
27. Carmelite. : NUN
28. Egyptian god of pleasure. : BES
29. Ancient idol. : BAAL
31. Baking place. : OAST
33. Mischievous child. : ELF
34. Country incorporated in Yugoslavia. : BOSNIA
36. Epic of silent films. : THECOVEREDWAGON
39. Pool edifice. : CABANA
40. Navy man: Abbr. : ENS
41. Nation. : LAND
42. Egyptian cat-headed goddess. : BAST
43. Peculiar. : ODD
44. Shade tree. : ELM
45. Member of a galaxy. : STARLET
47. Indian nurse. : AYAH
49. Camp bed. : COT
51. Presses over. : REIRONS
53. Boulevard ___ Capucines. : DES
55. First Valois king of France. : PHILIPVI
57. Certify. : ATTEST
59. Evil. : DIABOLIC
60. Look over carefully. : PERUSE
61. Offspring. : SONS
62. Tibetan animal. : YAK
63. Stair part. : RISER
1. Plateau. : MESA
2. Early known fruit. : APPLE
3. Bach. : JOHANNSEBASTIAN
4. Unfold, poetically speaking. : OPE
5. Notability. : RENOWN
6. Handel. : GEORGEFREDERICK
7. Nests of preying birds. : EYRIES
8. Licit. : LEGAL
9. Early German language: Abbr. : OHG
10. Mozart. : WOLFGANGAMADEUS
11. Adjective suffix used with diet, etc. : ETIC
12. Decorated British servicemen. : DSOS
14. Yet, poetically speaking. : EEN
16. Star's curtain call. : SOLOBOW
21. Place to eat. : TABLE
24. Unwanted one. : OUTCAST
26. Opposite of "gutturally." : NASALLY
30. Celebrity. : LION
31. Military group. : OTC
32. Jezebel's spouse. : AHAB
33. Little ___. : EVA
34. Stock market abbreviation. : BDS
35. Word used in addition. : AND
37. Rochester's waterfront. : ONTARIO
38. Put an ___. : ENDTO
43. Important lady in "Twelfth Night." : OLIVIA
44. Vernal time. : EASTER
46. Answer. : REPLY
48. Where Kassel is. : HESSE
49. Compounds: Abbr. : CPDS
50. State. : OHIO
52. Pile. : NAP
54. Suffix with pun and trick. : STER
56. Weight: Abbr. : LBS
58. Numerical prefix. : TRI

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

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