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New York Times, Saturday, July 7, 1962

Author: Sidney Lambert
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,740
Across Down
1. Platform. : DAIS
5. Island republic. : HAITI
10. Legume. : PEA
13. Sicilian commune. : ENNA
14. Perform accordingly. : ACTON
15. Bridge term. : RUFF
17. Artificial. : FACTITIOUS
19. Medley. : OLIO
20. Rushed impetuously. : STORMED
21. Artificial reservoir. : CISTERN
23. See 33 Down. : MAID
24. Subdued. : MASTERED
25. Attract. : TEMPT
27. Insect. : MANTIS
28. Hebrew prophet. : AMOS
29. Marauder of old. : HUN
30. Involve. : ENTAIL
34. Declare. : BID
35. Kindergarten activity. : PASTING
37. P.S. adjunct. : PTA
38. Increase, as production. : STEPUP
40. Newt. : EFT
41. Audit makers. : CPAS
42. Dismays. : APPALS
44. Popular places in summer. : POOLS
45. Evergreens. : JUNIPERS
48. Hindu garb. : SARI
49. Soothing thing. : ANODYNE
50. "No ___." : STRINGS
53. Hungarian man's name. : ERNO
54. ___ grass (danger of a sort). : SNAKEINTHE
56. Stead. : LIEU
57. Asian. : TATAR
58. Cardinal suffix. : TEEN
59. Sibilant signal. : PST
60. Siouan Indian. : OSAGE
61. Take notice. : HEED
1. Lexical elucidations: Abbr. : DEFS
2. Med. course. : ANAT
3. Give trouble to. : INCOMMODE
4. Minor administrators. : SATRAPS
5. Execrated. : HATED
6. Vinegary. : ACID
7. Nipponese name. : ITO
8. Tropical bird. : TOUCAN
9. Compelling attention. : INSISTENT
10. Objection. : PROTEST
11. 18th century mathematician. : EULER
12. Greatly excited. : AFIRE
16. Loving. : FOND
18. Bogus: Abbr. : IMIT
22. Sharp pain. : STING
24. Certain shelves. : MANTELS
25. Pull straps. : TABS
26. Give forth. : EMIT
27. Genus of rodents. : MUS
29. Befalls. : HAPPENSTO
31. Dean Rusk or Byron White. : APPOINTEE
32. Type: Abbr. : ITAL
33. See 23 Across. : LASS
35. Popular pet. : PUPPY
36. Suppositions. : IFS
39. Expended. : PAIDOUT
41. City of Greece. : CORINTH
43. Places of contest. : ARENAS
44. Equal: Prefix. : PARI
45. Biblical murderess. : JAEL
46. Tear open. : UNRIP
47. Canonical hour. : NONES
48. Cubic meter. : STERE
50. Boat for duck shooting. : SKAG
51. Butter from buffalo milk. : GHEE
52. Transmit. : SEND
55. ___ loss. : ATA

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

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