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New York Times, Monday, August 13, 1962

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { J }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 86, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,777

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Students & seniors
Across
1
Supposing that. : INCASE
7
Estimate too highly. : OVERRATE
15
Type of levy. : SURTAX
16
Demanded. : REQUIRED
17
Miss Liberty. : STATUE
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Parade sound. : DRUMMING
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Speak. : UTTER
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The Abominable Snowman. : YETI
21
Swirling water. : EDDY
22
Hooks' partners. : EYES
23
Forming spikes, as corn. : EARING
25
Ruler. : TSAR
27
Anthropoid. : GORILLA
32
Bleat. : BAA
35
Laughing matter. : PUN
36
Student at Balliol. : OXONIAN
37
Participant. : ACTOR
39
Irish, Scots, etc. : CELTS
40
Passenger ship VIP. : STEWARD
43
Shame! : FIE
45
Indeed; truly. : YEA
46
Sanctuary. : SHELTER
47
Forsaken: Poet. : LORN
49
Fence overpasses. : STILES
51
Down ___. : EAST
55
Limp as ___. : ARAG
59
Holly. : ILEX
60
Campus phenomenon. : HAZER
61
Highest point. : PINNACLE
63
Line of union. : SUTURE
64
Necessitated. : ENTAILED
65
Inherent power. : ENERGY
66
Glides lightly. : SKITTERS
67
Harmonizes. : AGREES
Down
1
Edition. : ISSUE
2
Having a certain flavor. : NUTTY
3
Container. : CRATE
4
Stand as proof of. : ATTEST
5
Lizard: Prefix. : SAUR
6
English river. : EXE
7
Arrangement. : ORDER
8
Giddiness. : VERTIGO
9
March 21 or September 23. : EQUINOX
10
Beverage. : RUM
11
White frost. : RIME
12
Barren. : ARID
13
Watch over. : TEND
14
Tense. : EDGY
20
Sailor's tale. : YARN
23
___ de Cologne. : EAU
24
Housewife's friend. : GROCER
26
Clean-platter family. : SPRATS
28
Feminine suffix. : INE
29
Turk's-cap or Mariposa. : LILY
30
Recently. : LATE
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Handle: Lat. : ANSA
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Deep tone. : BASS
33
New drug. : ACTH
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To ___ (exactly). : ATEE
38
Pussycat's shipmate. : OWL
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Network of lines in the focus of an eyepiece. : RETICLE
42
Oil field worker. : DRILLER
43
Bend. : FLEX
44
Cyclades isle. : IOS
48
More orderly. : NEATER
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City on the Aire. : LEEDS
52
Sky blue. : AZURE
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Suit material. : SERGE
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Cards. : TREYS
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Mandrills. : APES
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Where curling is played. : RINK
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Opposite: Prefix. : ANTI
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Midge. : GNAT
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Suspended. : HUNG
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River island. : AIT
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Bering or Barents. : SEA

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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