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New York Times, Wednesday, September 26, 1962

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,821
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1. Reprimand. : SLAP
5. Small drum. : TABOR
10. Occident. : WEST
14. Carnegie. : HALL
15. Addis ___. : ABABA
16. Andean. : INCA
17. Water: Sp. : AGUA
18. ___ out (settled a matter). : HADIT
19. Uniform. : EVEN
20. Whodunit theme. : HOMICIDE
22. ___ last. : ATLONG
24. Observe: Lat. : NOTA
25. Education. : STUDIES
26. Cogitative gear. : THINKINGCAP
30. French girl's name. : RENEE
31. Accepts what one has fought against. : EATSCROW
36. Shakespearean maid. : IRAS
37. Time in Seattle. : PST
38. Food of a sort. : HASH
39. Communications. : MESSAGES
42. Special residence. : MANSE
43. Recently. : THEOTHERDAY
46. Spaniard. : CATALAN
50. City NW of Napoli. : ROMA
51. Handsome youth. : ADONIS
52. Man with a megaphone. : DIRECTOR
56. Timber wolf. : LOBO
57. Jaunts. : TRIPS
59. African land. : TOGO
60. Historic periods. : ERAS
61. Thread. : LISLE
62. Saragossa's river. : EBRO
63. ___ noire. : BETE
64. Parts of garments. : YOKES
65. Nautical term. : REEF
1. Potentate. : SHAH
2. Como, for example. : LAGO
3. Styptic. : ALUM
4. Simplicity. : PLAINNESS
5. Society island. : TAHITI
6. Port of Iran. : ABADAN
7. Commanded. : BADE
8. Kimono sash. : OBI
9. Repetitive sound. : RATATAT
10. Handle. : WIELD
11. Literary postscript. : ENVOI
12. Place of occurrence. : SCENE
13. Traces (of). : TANGS
21. By-product of coal. : COKE
23. Male sheep. : TUPS
25. Go away! : SCAT
26. Window dressing. : TRIM
27. There's partner. : HERE
28. ___ much. : INAS
29. Plaster of Paris. : GESSO
32. Novelist's creation. : CHARACTER
33. Leather strip on a shoe. : RAND
34. Mountain of myth. : OSSA
35. Milk product. : WHEY
37. Part of a hammer. : PEEN
40. Husband of Gudrun. : ATLI
41. Very bad: Colloq. : GHASTLY
42. Same: Fr. : MEME
44. Baseball hit. : TRIPLE
45. Bays. : HORSES
46. Emissary of Moses. : CALEB
47. Venerate. : ADORE
48. Go ___ for. : TOBAT
49. ___ for news. : ANOSE
52. Platter. : DISK
53. Future. : TOBE
54. Blunderbore. : OGRE
55. Figuratively, a house. : ROOF
58. ___ de la Plata. : RIO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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