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New York Times, Wednesday, July 4, 1962

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { F J Q V Z }, Scrabble score: 296 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,737
Across
1. Chatter. : GOSSIP
7. Have a meal. : SUP
10. Army decoration. : DSC
13. Of the 1930's. : PREWAR
14. Inner: Prefix. : ENTO
15. German pronoun. : ICH
16. Lake Ontario port. : OSWEGO
17. Maximum. : PEAK
18. Cry of triumph. : AHA
19. July 4th tradition. : DOUBLEHEADER
22. Thine: Fr. : ATOI
25. Treat superficially (with "over"). : SLUR
26. No one: Lat. : NEMO
27. One who pampers. : COSSETER
29. Cooler fillers. : ICEMEN
31. Mawkish. : MUSHY
32. Sift. : WINNOW
34. Period. : ERA
35. Namesakes of Jacob's eldest. : REUBENS
37. Farm animal. : EWE
40. The time of the Caesars. : TEMPUS
41. Accused. : TAXED
43. Urgency. : STRESS
46. Hot. : STEAMING
48. Buddy. : CHUM
49. The climax of "Hamlet." : DUEL
50. Dist. ___. : ATTY
51. July 4th tradition. : ROMANCANDLES
55. Electrical unit. : AMP
56. Member of a Japanese race. : AINU
57. Next to the rail. : INSIDE
61. French city in the Pyrenees. : PAU
62. Hyde Park sight. : PRAM
63. Go through with. : SEEOUT
64. Letter. : ESS
65. Particle. : ACE
66. Springs. : ISSUES
Down
1. Mail center: Abbr. : GPO
2. Golden hues, in heraldry. : ORS
3. Featherstitch. : SEW
4. Germanic language. : SWEDISH
5. Shakespearean heavy. : IAGO
6. French novelist. : PROUST
7. Gibe. : SNEER
8. State. : UTAH
9. Dawdle. : POKE
10. Symbolic headband. : DIADEM
11. Project. : SCHEME
12. Mythical boatman. : CHARON
14. Part of the Great Seal of the United States. : EPLURIBUSUNUM
20. Burst. : BLEWUP
21. Over again. : ANEW
22. Summit. : ACME
23. Type of vacation. : TOUR
24. Thessalian mountain. : OSSA
28. Old English county courts. : EYRES
29. Stagecoach stop. : INN
30. ___ Rica. : COSTA
33. Packed one within another. : NESTED
36. German river. : EMS
37. Specialized door. : EXIT
38. Departed. : WENT
39. Snappish. : EDGY
40. Melodic subject: It. : TEMA
42. Hoards. : AMASSES
43. Predicament. : SCRAPE
44. One of the apostles. : THOMAS
45. Donnybrook. : RUMPUS
47. Place in New York Bay: Abbr. : ELLISI
49. Mother of Perseus. : DANAE
52. City near San Francisco. : NAPA
53. About: Lat. abbr. : CIRC
54. Chemical suffixes. : ENES
58. Chit. : IOU
59. Appropriate. : DUE
60. Latin conjunctions. : ETS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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