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New York Times, Tuesday, September 12, 1961

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.37, Missing: { F J Q U X Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1961, The New York TimesNo. 4,442
Across
1. Hymnist of "Greenland's icy mountains." : HEBER
6. Walked. : STRODE
12. Recorder of the news. : CAMERA
13. Embarrassed : SHEEPISH
15. Island of Arthurian legend. : AVALON
16. Epitomize. : CONDENSE
17. ___ Nevis. : BEN
18. Ich liebe ___. : DICH
20. Pass or lake in California. : DONNER
21. Silly. : INANE
23. Daughter of Loki. : HEL
25. Female of the red deer. : HIND
26. Observe. : NOTE
27. A coming out. : EMERGENCE
30. To the point. : TERSE
33. Calculated the mean of. : AVERAGED
34. Odin's brother. : VILI
36. Cooler. : ICER
37. Unknown to fame. : NAMELESS
41. Dickens hero. : TWIST
44. Law. : ENACTMENT
46. Carol. : NOEL
48. Morning glory. : VINE
49. Attention. : EAR
50. Port of Guam. : AGANA
51. Heroine of "Private Lives." : AMANDA
54. Enthusiastic. : KEEN
56. Wall Street term. : PAR
57. Aversion. : DISTASTE
59. Outdoor sport. : DIVING
61. Maintained. : ASSERTED
62. Without delay. : ATONCE
63. Bird. : MARTIN
64. Squalid. : MANGY
Down
1. Person of little wealth: Colloq. : HAVENOT
2. Rise from. : EMANATE
3. ___ canto. : BEL
4. Eat into. : ERODE
5. Indian title. : RANI
6. Old Japanese coin. : SHO
7. Minister to. : TEND
8. Make over. : REDO
9. Type of investigation. : OPENHEARING
10. Repeating insistently. : DINNING
11. Perfume. : ESSENCE
12. Summer shack. : CABIN
13. Systematic arrangement. : SCHEMA
14. Flocked together. : HERDED
19. Who: It. : CHE
22. Control group, in anatomy. : NERVECENTER
24. Italian author. : LEVI
28. Straight: Prefix. : RECT
29. Burgeoned. : GREW
31. Sediment. : SILT
32. Kind of school: Abbr. : ELEM
35. Conversational cliché. : ISEE
37. Its name means "snow-capped." : NEVADA
38. Belief in spirits. : ANIMISM
39. Jack Dempsey's Colorado birthplace. : MANASSA
40. Moved sinuously. : SNAKED
42. First step in a cleansing task. : SOAPING
43. Period of occupancy. : TENANCY
45. Three, in Italy. : TRE
47. Generous. : LARGE
50. Writer Loos. : ANITA
52. Arrow. : DART
53. City of sparkling wines. : ASTI
55. Cheese. : EDAM
58. ___-strike. : TEN
60. From: Ger. : VON

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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