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New York Times, Friday, July 4, 1952

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 307 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 19
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© 1952, The New York TimesNo. 1,111
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1. Outfielder Pafko. : ANDY
5. Nickname of Reds' general manager. : GABE
9. Assertion of a right. : CLAIM
14. Nonstop talker. : BORE
15. Teacher's exam. : ORAL
16. Girl's name. : HULDA
17. A grain of rice in China, for instance. : DROPINTHEBUCKET
20. The catcher's shadow. : UMP
21. Kind of shirt. : TEE
22. He wrote "Mr. Midshipman Easy." : MARRYAT
23. Pitchers that go the whole way. : LASTERS
25. Thrall. : ESNE
26. Architectural moldings. : TORI
27. Heraldic term. : ENTE
28. Degree for a specialist. : DDS
31. Black: Fr. : NOIR
33. P. O. mail depository. : LETTERDROP
36. Group of eight. : OCTAD
38. Cachinnatory exclamation. : AHA
39. What Sir Joseph Porter never did. : SWORE
40. Giants and Dodgers, for instance. : ARCHRIVALS
43. Fencer's weapon. : EPEE
44. Exclamation of discovery. : HAH
45. The attic in summer. : OVEN
46. ___ Mall, London's club street. : PALL
48. Sacred bull of ancient Egypt. : APIS
49. Dorothy's hen, in "The Wizard of Oz." : BILLINA
52. Fought with the umpire: Slang. : HASSLED
55. Common noun suffix. : INE
56. Harden or set. : GEL
57. Right off the bat. : ATTHEDROPOFAHAT
60. Treat with disdain. : FLOUT
61. Court cry for silence. : OYEZ
62. City in northwest France. : STLO
63. Johnnie Ray's specialty. : TEARS
64. Pastoral staffs. : PEDA
65. "___ Death," by Grieg. : ASES
1. ___ the Bul Bul Ameer. : ABDUL
2. Miss Shearer. : NORMA
3. Kind of knitting design. : DROPSTITCH
4. Righto. : YEP
5. One of King Lear's daughters. : GONERIL
6. ___ emolliunt mores (the arts civilize manners). : ARTES
7. Exclamation of contempt. : BAH
8. Primary. : ELEMENTAL
9. Makers of butter. : CHURNERS
10. Money. : LUCRE
11. Bootleg. : ALKY
12. Impression. : IDEA
13. Mr. Connelly of the White House staff. : MATT
18. Brain passage. : ITER
19. Sew. : BASTE
24. The five books of Moses. : TORAH
27. Frome or Allen. : ETHAN
28. Overhead chandeliers. : DROPLIGHTS
29. Mr. Schary of Hollywood. : DORE
30. German vice admiral, Maximilian von ___. : SPEE
31. First name of famous lexicographer. : NOAH
32. Pods for soup. : OCRA
34. Hear no good of oneself. : EAVESDROP
35. Reside. : DWELL
37. Rain. : DROPLETS
41. Descriptive of old colleges. : IVIED
42. Dutch philosopher of the 17th century. : SPINOZA
47. First Hebrew letter. : ALEF
48. Supreme god of Assyria. : ASHUR
49. Man, for instance. : BIPED
50. Hymn writer. : NEALE
51. Members of the glee club. : ALTOS
52. Handle of an ax. : HAFT
53. Tamarisk tree of India. : ATLE
54. Athenian porch. : STOA
58. "___ of little faith . . . " : OYE
59. Man's name. : ASA

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 16 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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