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New York Times, Tuesday, July 17, 1962

Author: Thomas Meekin
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { B J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 309 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,750
Across Down
1. Potentates. : SHAHS
6. Quahog. : CLAM
10. Spruce. : TRIG
14. Garment. : TUNIC
15. Valley, as in the Andes. : HOYA
16. Sherrylike. : WINY
17. Shrewd. : LONGHEADED
19. Composer Novello. : IVOR
20. Second-rate: Colloq. : ONEHORSE
21. Of an early epoch. : EOCENE
23. Learning. : LORE
24. Tendered. : OFFERED
25. Name famous in Scotland. : ARGYLE
28. Ermines. : STOATS
29. Newsworthy destroyer. : NOA
30. Copy man. : EDITOR
32. Zephyr's realm. : WEST
35. One of the Rockefellers. : DAVID
37. Viet___. : NAM
38. Annual event at Cheyenne. : RODEO
39. Red Sea port. : ADEN
40. Emergent continent. : AFRICA
42. Light-hearted. : GAY
43. Historic river. : THAMES
45. Staircase parts. : RISERS
47. Whale. : SPOUTER
49. ___ soit . . . : HONI
50. Writer. : PENMAN
51. Household accessory. : SOAPDISH
55. Mongolian city. : URGA
56. Chafing of spirit. : IMPATIENCE
58. Part of speech. : NOUN
59. Excursion. : TOUR
60. East Indian public market. : PASAR
61. Joint. : KNEE
62. Scotland ___. : YARD
63. Bit player, in Hollywood. : EXTRA
1. Normandy town. : STLO
2. New Guinea gulf. : HUON
3. British princess. : ANNE
4. Extremely. : HIGHLY
5. Instructed. : SCHOOLED
6. The man on the $10,000 bill. : CHASE
7. Deposit of ore. : LODE
8. Always: Archaic. : AYE
9. Steered toward. : MADEFOR
10. Four. : TWICETWO
11. Bank of a stream. : RIVERSEDGE
12. Hole ___. : INONE
13. Whirled: Rare. : GYRED
18. Misjudged. : ERRED
22. On the horns ___ dilemma. : OFA
24. Mexican Indian. : OTOMI
25. "With a smile ___ song . . . " : ANDA
26. Turnpike. : ROAD
27. Bayed. : GAVETONGUE
28. Prima donnas. : STARS
31. Deduce. : INFER
33. Wither. : SEAR
34. Playroom gear. : TOYS
36. Cruel. : INHUMANE
38. Roof drain. : RAINPIPE
40. Pleasantness. : AMENITY
41. Tito, for one. : CROAT
44. ___ loss (perplexed). : ATA
46. Bent-handled cutting tool. : SIDEAX
47. Pluck. : SPUNK
48. Erstwhile dictator. : PERON
49. Hidden supply. : HOARD
51. Urge on. : SPUR
52. Present month: Abbr. : INST
53. Cicatrix. : SCAR
54. Olympian goddess. : HERA
57. Extinct bird. : MOA

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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