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New York Times, Tuesday, September 3, 1963

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 316 (avg 1.65)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 5,147

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Northern European. : LAPP
5. Equal. : MATCH
10. Warp yarns. : ABBS
14. Asiatic prince. : EMIR
15. Dark yellow. : OCHRE
16. Fish. : SOLE
17. Wind indicator. : VANE
18. Entangle. : TIEINAKNOT
20. Tacit. : IMPLIED
22. Harsh cry. : SCREECH
23. Pronoun. : OURS
24. Make a play, in baseball. : FIELD
25. Reprove. : CHIDE
27. Lived. : WAS
28. German "unit." : EINER
32. Single. : LONE
33. Floor covering. : MAT
34. Native. : INNATE
35. Fitting. : APT
36. Where the story begins. : PAGEONE
38. Follower: Suffix. : ITE
39. Money. : SPECIE
41. Merriment. : FUN
42. Musical sign. : CLEF
43. Kind of lever. : PEDAL
44. Impatient exclamation. : TUT
45. Suppose. : GUESS
46. African carnivore. : RATEL
48. Ticket. : CARD
49. Entwine. : WREATHE
52. Flotillas. : ARMADAS
55. Emphasize one's ideas forcefully. : HAMMERHOME
57. Pile of hay. : COCK
58. Height. : ACME
59. Strange. : EERIE
60. Wrong. : AWRY
61. Breakfast. : MEAL
62. Garden crop. : WEEDS
63. Numbers. : ONES
Down
1. Son of Jacob. : LEVI
2. Village of Judah. : AMAM
3. Located. : PINPOINTED
4. Introduction. : PRELUDE
5. Specks. : MOTES
6. Acrimonious. : ACID
7. Article. : THE
8. Turning point. : CRISIS
9. Therefore. : HENCE
10. Welcomed. : ASKEDIN
11. Ossicle. : BONE
12. Group. : BLOC
13. Son of Adam. : SETH
19. Miss Francis. : ARLENE
21. Hothead's forte. : IRE
24. Significant. : FATEFUL
25. Embrace. : CLASP
26. Billiard great. : HOPPE
27. Oscillate. : WAG
29. Secured. : NAILEDDOWN
30. Feminine suffixes. : ETTES
31. Shoals. : REEFS
33. Girl's name. : MAE
34. Auberge. : INN
36. Procurator of Judea. : PILATE
37. Gone. : OUT
40. Candy. : CARAMEL
42. West Indian island. : CURACAO
44. Giggle. : TEEHEE
45. Herd of whales. : GAM
47. Cast. : THREW
48. Ojibways' kin. : CREES
49. Loud sound. : WHAM
50. Speed. : RACE
51. Queen Wilhelmina's mother. : EMMA
52. Encompassed by. : AMID
53. Square measure. : ACRE
54. "The ___ the limit." : SKYS
56. Siderite. : ORE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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