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New York Times, Saturday, September 29, 1962

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { C Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 298 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,824
Across
1. Berlin lady. : FRAU
5. Radiate. : GLOW
9. Turn out of the way. : SHUNT
14. Merit. : EARN
15. Bean. : LIMA
16. African peak. : KENYA
17. Observed. : EYED
18. Superseded. : OVERRIDDEN
20. Railroad accommodation. : LOWERBERTH
22. Comes by. : GETS
23. Certain holidays on church calendars. : FERIAS
24. German river. : ODER
26. Norse goddess. : HEL
27. Helen of Troy's mother. : LEDA
29. Merry: Fr. : GAI
32. Italian. : PISAN
35. Overcame, as one's youthful follies. : LIVEDDOWN
37. Vingt-___. : ETUN
38. Nudges. : POKES
39. Something unique: Slang. : ONER
40. Transmits. : SENDSOVER
42. European. : SWEDE
43. Child. : TAD
44. Foretoken. : OMEN
45. Knowledge. : KEN
46. Mountain in Thessaly. : OSSA
48. Mocking one. : JEERER
51. "Sing it ___ used to sing it . . . " : ASWE
53. Calculates. : DETERMINES
57. Rummage sale purchase. : HANDMEDOWN
59. Stick. : GLUE
60. "___ in the dark." : ALEAP
61. Notion: Fr. : IDEE
62. Poetic verb form. : HAST
63. Rustic sights. : BARNS
64. Tax. : TOLL
65. Sleepers. : TIES
Down
1. Be sensitive to. : FEEL
2. ___ light. : RAYOF
3. "___ down hearted?" : AREWE
4. Sly. : UNDERHAND
5. Hemispheric. : GLOBAL
6. Biographies. : LIVES
7. Hebrew measure. : OMER
8. Skin blemish. : WART
9. Runner. : SKI
10. Row of privet. : HEDGE
11. Experienced. : UNDERGONE
12. Negative of a sort. : NYET
13. Colors. : TANS
19. Dodecanese island. : RHODES
21. Nothing: Fr. : RIEN
25. Family member. : DAD
27. Compare. : LIKEN
28. In any case. : EVER
30. Frightened. : AWED
31. Concerning. : INRE
32. Nuisance. : PEST
33. Willow genus. : ITEA
34. Hobo, in Australia. : SUNDOWNER
35. Adore. : LOVE
36. Plain. : DOWNRIGHT
38. Hair dressing. : POMADE
41. Ship signal. : SOS
42. Appear. : SEEM
45. Core. : KERNEL
47. Car. : SEDAN
48. Valuable ornament. : JEWEL
49. Chou ___. : ENLAI
50. Make do again. : REUSE
51. Wicked King of Israel. : AHAB
52. Room in a casa. : SALA
54. Revise. : EDIT
55. Agitation. : TODO
56. Appoints. : SETS
58. Certain Army men. : MPS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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