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New York Times, Friday, September 7, 1962

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,802
Across Down
1. Obtuse. : CRASS
6. Sail before the wind. : SCUD
10. Main point. : GIST
14. Providential. : LUCKY
15. Firenze's river. : ARNO
16. Part of Saudi Arabia. : ASIR
17. Full to the top. : ABRIM
18. Camelot lady. : GUINEVERE
20. Equality State: Abbr. : WYO
21. Raise: Colloq. : BOOST
23. Convex moldings. : TORES
24. City in Illinois. : PEORIA
26. Avenaceous. : OATEN
27. NASA's goal. : MOONLANDINGS
30. Flat plinth. : ORLO
31. Behold: Lat. : ECCE
32. Relative of frère. : FRA
35. Recreation time. : LEISURE
39. Native of Darmstadt. : HESSIAN
41. Sigmoid letter. : ESS
42. Asiatic palm. : NIPA
44. Came to earth. : ALIT
45. Last queen of Hawaii, 1891–93. : LILIUOKALANI
49. U. S. submarine in North Pole rendezvous. : SKATE
51. Coronet. : DIADEM
52. Lofty lodging. : AERIE
53. Children's favorite author. : MILNE
54. Relative of "usw." : ETC
57. Arkansas. : BEARSTATE
59. Sir, in Spain. : SENOR
61. Camelot lady. : ENID
62. Stravinsky. : IGOR
63. 32 Across, for one. : TITLE
64. Hamelin's problem. : RATS
65. Affected manners. : AIRS
66. Follow. : ENSUE
1. Part of a hammer. : CLAW
2. Gem. : RUBY
3. Stronghold of a Grecian city. : ACROPOLIS
4. Slalom. : SKI
5. Dove or lion, for example. : SYMBOL
6. S. American monkey. : SAGOIN
7. Strive to further a cause. : CRUSADE
8. Single thing. : UNIT
9. Sir, in Spain. : DON
10. Dances. : GAVOTS
11. River in France. : ISERE
12. Bewitching one. : SIREN
13. Very: Fr. : TRES
19. Floors: Fr. : ETAGES
22. Pray: Lat. : ORA
25. Father of Cainan. : ENOS
26. As soon as. : ONCE
27. Jetty. : MOLE
28. Siderite and others. : ORES
29. German pronoun. : ICH
32. Parts of electric bulbs. : FILAMENTS
33. Drizzle. : RAIN
34. Contra. : ANTI
36. Merges. : UNITES
37. Vex: Dial. : RILE
38. Finial of a roof. : EPI
40. Business deal. : SALE
43. Ledger examiner. : AUDITOR
45. Certain Highlanders. : LAIRDS
46. Fuel ships. : OILERS
47. Jayhawker's State: Abbr. : KAN
48. "___ Fideles." : ADESTE
49. "If I had ___ ghost . . . " : SEENA
50. Snake of India. : KRAIT
52. But: Ger. : ABER
53. Christmas figures. : MAGI
55. Kind of balsam. : TOLU
56. Canadian Indian. : CREE
58. ___ Juana. : TIA
60. German "one." : EIN

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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