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New York Times, Monday, August 20, 1962

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.08, Missing: { F J Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,784
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1. Book after Joel. : AMOS
5. Wasted time. : IDLED
10. Smoke deposit. : SOOT
14. Villify. : CALUMNIATE
16. Discover. : ESPY
17. Casanova's specialties. : INAMORATAS
18. Maple genus. : ACER
19. Given. : DONATED
20. Manhattan marvel. : SKYLINE
22. Track official. : TIMER
24. Put out to sea. : SAIL
25. Pack animal. : BURRO
28. Playing marble. : MIG
30. Lively dance. : POLKA
33. 1,665,000,000 people. : ASIANS
35. Sunshine. : DAY
37. Not a one. : NARY
38. Forbid. : BAN
39. Worker with leather. : SADDLER
42. Crag. : TOR
43. One-basket contents. : EGGS
45. Brynner. : YUL
46. Placid. : SERENE
48. Flavoring agent. : LEMON
50. Piece of furniture. : BED
52. Persian allies. : MEDES
53. Rainless. : ARID
55. Moslem title. : SAYID
57. Energetic worker. : BUSTLER
60. Cigarette additive. : MENTHOL
64. Numerical prefix. : OCTO
65. 1869 romance. : LORNADOONE
67. French color. : BLEU
68. Galactic region. : OUTERSPACE
69. Iranian Turk. : SART
70. Grains. : SEEDS
71. Where Pierre is: Abbr. : SDAK
1. Strong fluid. : ACID
2. ___ War. : MANO
3. "Good Earth" heroine. : OLAN
4. Island near Java. : SUMATRA
5. Against a thing: Law. : INREM
6. Regal emblem. : DIADEM
7. Long.'s partner. : LAT
8. Greek E's. : ETAS
9. Furniture pieces. : DESKS
10. Ocean mammal. : SEALION
11. Swung to and fro. : OSCILLATED
12. Not limited. : OPEN
13. Ancient city. : TYRE
15. Proposals. : MOTIONS
21. Bark. : YAP
23. Puzzles. : RIDDLES
25. Unfinished tower. : BABEL
26. Custom. : USAGE
27. Circus bigwig. : RINGMASTER
29. Part of a hogshead: Abbr. : GAL
31. Money in Oslo. : KRONE
32. Lew of the films. : AYRES
34. Chance to speak. : SAY
36. Agree with. : YES
40. Name. : DUB
41. Jogs the memory. : REMINDS
44. Arrange in order. : SORTOUT
47. Forage grasses. : REDTOPS
49. Nothing. : NIL
51. Descriptive of Faust. : DAMNED
54. Cyclades isle. : DELOS
56. Bringers of wisdom, proverbially. : YEARS
57. Jumps up and down. : BOBS
58. Western campus. : UCLA
59. Rakehell. : ROUE
61. Aussie tennis star. : HOAD
62. An ounce, in Portugal. : ONCA
63. Onion's relative. : LEEK
66. Way: Abbr. : RTE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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