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New York Times, Friday, August 24, 1962

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J K Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,788
Across Down
1. Shopper's concern. : PRICES
7. Minnesota iron range. : MESABI
13. Take umbrage. : RESENT
14. Wading bird. : AVOCET
15. House adjunct. : VERANDA
16. Mislet. : DELUDED
18. Vigilant. : ALERT
19. Housing agency. : NHA
21. Cubic unit. : STERE
22. Youth. : LAD
23. Early patriot. : ADAMS
25. Welshman's name. : EVAN
26. Ike's old command. : ETO
27. Dominant. : SUPREME
29. Dweller: Suffix. : ITE
30. Mosaic pieces. : TESSERAE
32. Pie fruit. : APPLES
34. Opening. : SLOT
35. Fuse, as glass. : FRIT
36. Be published. : APPEAR
39. Derisive sounds. : CATCALLS
43. Chevron shape. : VEE
44. Badgers. : HARRIES
46. Financial item. : IOU
47. Inland sea. : ARAL
49. Find out. : LEARN
50. Tourist aid. : MAP
51. Groove. : STRIA
53. Food staple. : EGG
54. Member of the wedding. : BRIDE
56. Middle East city. : TELAVIV
58. Expectant one. : AWAITER
60. Decrepit. : SENILE
61. Well-known playwright. : MILLER
62. Means of livelihoods. : TRADES
63. Records. : ENTERS
1. Bishop. : PRELATE
2. Altar screen. : REREDOS
3. Munich's river. : ISAR
4. Time span: Abbr. : CENT
5. Finis. : END
6. Resisting all change. : STANDPAT
7. French title of address. : MADAME
8. Fall of knight. : EVE
9. Money in Callao. : SOLS
10. Severe. : ACUTE
11. Harass. : BEDEVIL
12. Say again. : ITERATE
15. A man's man. : VALET
17. Sand tracks: Var. : DENES
20. Fleet rodent. : HARE
23. Dawn-bright. : AURORAL
24. Spruce up. : SMARTEN
27. Psalmist's word. : SELAH
28. Large-scale movies. : EPICS
31. Ship's course. : SSE
33. School-home combine. : PTA
35. Target of a sort. : FAIRGAME
36. Stop!: Naut. : AVAST
37. Most forward. : PERTEST
38. One kind of oysterman. : PEARLER
39. Bleak peak. : CRAG
40. Confiner. : LIMITER
41. Stevedores. : LOADERS
42. Excellent: Slang. : SUPER
45. Passes rope through rings. : REEVES
48. Climbing vine. : LIANA
52. Very eager. : AVID
54. Latvian, for one. : BALT
55. Vex: Dial. : RILE
57. Adjective suffix. : ILE
59. Take the prize. : WIN

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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