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New York Times, Friday, July 25, 1952

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 302 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 85, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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© 1952, The New York TimesNo. 1,132
Across Down
1. Canadian vacation place. : BANFF
6. Part of a goblet. : STEM
10. Sprinkled with small figures, in art. : SEME
14. "Bombs bursting ___." : INAIR
15. Irish. : ERSE
16. City in northern France. : LOOS
17. A lady in Rome. : DONNA
18. New York vacation place. : CATSKILLS
20. Fiends. : SATANS
22. California vacation place. : YOSEMITE
23. Describing a rough diamond. : UNCUT
25. Massachusetts vacation place. : CAPECOD
26. Brief and to the point. : SUCCINCT
29. Gen. Collins' men. : GIS
30. Aristocrats of the dog world: Colloq. : PEKES
31. Golf targets. : HOLES
33. Our Ambassador to Norway. : BAY
36. Pub potations. : ALES
37. Dog: Latin. : CANIS
38. Western hot spot. : RENO
39. Fisherman's equipment. : NET
40. Loses brilliance. : FADES
41. New Orleans, Charleston, Boston. : PORTS
42. Poppycock. : ROT
43. Tooth of a wheel. : SPROCKET
45. Popular stop on Caribbean cruises. : CARACAS
49. Markers on the diamond. : SACKS
50. Mexican vacation place. : ACAPULCO
52. Symbol of Minnesota. : GOPHER
55. They're commanded by major generals. : DIVISIONS
57. Bête ___. : NOIRE
58. Supreme Court Justice from Kentucky. : REED
59. Knot or knob. : NODE
60. A source of perfume. : ORRIS
61. Sea birds. : ERNS
62. The top. : APEX
63. The Palisades are. : STEEP
1. Bridge calls. : BIDS
2. Animal you might meet in Celebes. : ANOA
3. Eastern island vacation place. : NANTUCKET
4. Common causes of headaches. : FINANCES
5. The saint of simplicity. : FRANCIS
6. One type of champagne. : SEC
7. Cafeteria equipment. : TRAY
8. Thrusting sword. : ESTOC
9. Telegrams. : MESSAGES
10. Covers with a viscous substance. : SLIMES
11. A Greek dialect: Var. : EOLIC
12. Much or very, in musical directions. : MOLTO
13. Two-wheeled chariot of ancient times. : ESSED
19. Visored military caps. : KEPIS
21. ___ Valley, Idaho. : SUN
24. Large lake in Africa: Var. : TCHAD
26. Nine inches. : SPAN
27. African river, 700 miles long. : UELE
28. Shadings. : TONES
32. Speaks in a childlike way. : LISPS
33. Festival at Stockbridge. : BERKSHIRE
34. Poker pot warmer. : ANTE
35. Washington ballplayer. : YOST
37. California island vacation place. : CATALINA
38. Cape Ann resort town. : ROCKPORT
40. Center of attraction. : FOCUS
41. Pennsylvania vacation place. : POCONOS
42. You'll see them at Niagara. : RAPIDS
44. Benny Goodman's "Tiger ___." : RAG
45. Military unit. : CADRE
46. Steel: French. : ACIER
47. Bird of poetry. : RAVEN
48. Ice cream portion. : SCOOP
51. Wavy: Her. : ONDE
53. Clevelanders swim in it. : ERIE
54. Breathing: Abbr. : RESP
56. M. or F. : SEX

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 9 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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