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New York Times, Wednesday, July 18, 1962

Author: Lee Koch
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.40, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,751
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1. Cantilever, for example. : BRIDGE
7. Fireplace item. : POKER
12. Spiritually renewed. : REBORN
13. Followed. : TRAILED
15. King Arthur's fool. : DAGONET
16. Exhibit again. : RESTAGE
17. Egg: Prefix. : OVI
18. Most concise. : TERSEST
20. Headgear. : TAM
21. L. A. eleven. : RAMS
23. Colorful signs. : NEONS
24. Balkan VIP. : TITO
25. Perfect. : IDEAL
27. Old: German. : ALT
28. Shouts from the bleachers. : HOOTS
29. Bits of colored paper. : CONFETTI
31. Italian title. : DONNA
32. Thanksgiving and others. : FEASTDAYS
34. Full of regret. : SORRY
36. Ancient Greeks. : AEOLIANS
40. Peaks: Sp. : PICOS
41. One not in uniform: Abbr. : CIV
42. Nobel prize author. : ELIOT
43. Word of approval. : AMEN
44. Paul Gallico's Mrs. ___. : ARRIS
46. Spanish title: Abbr. : SRTA
47. Italian pronoun. : MIA
48. An exhausting race: Colloq. : GRUELER
50. Ignited. : LIT
51. Kind of ceiling or wall. : PANELED
53. Type style. : ITALICS
55. Chemical dye. : ANILINE
56. Rake with fire at close range. : STRAFE
57. Dance. : SAMBA
58. Flowers' companions. : HEARTS
1. Simulated courage. : BRAVADO
2. System. : REGIMEN
3. Nigerian. : IBO
4. Punch's advice to persons about to marry. : DONT
5. Flourishing. : GREEN
6. Begs. : ENTREATS
7. Journalism. : PRESS
8. Kiln. : OAST
9. Box of equipment. : KIT
10. Feeling induced by success. : ELATION
11. Yachtsman's joy. : REGATTA
13. E. C. Bentley's detective. : TRENT
14. The common people. : DEMOS
15. Style of architecture. : DORIC
19. A kind of ring. : SOLITAIRE
22. Food flavoring. : SAFFRON
24. Throat tissues. : TONSILS
26. Nasty looks. : LEERS
28. According to ___. : HOYLE
30. River of Scotland. : TAY
31. Very large Philippine tree. : DAO
33. Extremely bad: Colloq. : DEVILISH
34. Monkeys. : SIMIANS
35. Polynesia, Australia, etc. : OCEANIA
37. Historic event of 1948–49. : AIRLIFT
38. Remarks. : NOTICES
39. Office copies, for short. : STATS
40. Prairie of Argentina. : PAMPA
41. Unpolished. : CRUDE
44. Sphere of action. : ARENA
45. Seven: It. : SETTE
48. Fluent. : GLIB
49. ___ avis. : RARA
52. Tree. : ELM
54. Gibbon. : LAR

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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