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New York Times, Monday, September 8, 1952

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { F J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12
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© 1952, The New York TimesNo. 1,177
Across Down
1. Cummerbund. : SASH
5. Eye coquettishly. : OGLE
9. Miss Spenlow and others. : DORAS
14. Any fantastic notion. : PIPEDREAM
16. Dispossess. : EVICT
17. Charged, in court. : ARRAIGNED
18. Skits, dances, songs. : REVUE
19. Shrub with white or pink flowers. : SPIREA
20. Cape, in Arab geographic names. : RAS
22. Proportional amount. : RATE
23. Canadian province: Abbr. : ONT
24. Stated in a few words. : NUTSHELLED
27. Modern medicine for arthritis. : ACTH
28. Employ again. : REHIRE
29. Snow runner. : SKI
30. Seizes a suspect. : NABS
32. Thundered. : ROARED
36. Bowling game. : TENPINS
38. Resembling a wasp. : VESPINE
39. With the head turned to look, as a stag on a coat of arms: 2 wds. : ATGAZE
40. Sapless. : SERE
41. BAR, for instance. : GUN
42. Indian girl of novel, movie, song. : RAMONA
44. Important people. : MOMS
45. Fatal to success. : CALAMITOUS
49. This is near beer. : ALE
50. Like Methuselah. : AGED
51. Union group. : CIO
52. Deductive detective Queen. : ELLERY
55. "Carrie," for instance. : MOVIE
57. Broadway offerings. : OPERETTAS
59. "Meet the ___." : PRESS
60. Table necessity. : SERVIETTE
61. Businessman's concern. : SALES
62. Advantage. : EDGE
63. No idle dreamer. : DOER
1. Hot Springs and others. : SPAS
2. Atmospheric airplane hazard. : AIRPOCKET
3. At top speed. : SPRINTING
4. Home and fireside. : HEARTH
5. Musical instrument. : ORGAN
6. The Col.'s superior. : GEN
7. Ophelia's brother. : LAERTES
8. Line used as punctuation, in printing. : EMDASH
9. The, in German. : DER
10. Bridge with a bound. : OVERLEAP
11. Angle of the eternal triangle. : RIVAL
12. Another kind of angle. : ACUTE
13. Horse. : STEED
15. An engraved block. : DIE
21. U. S. war correspondent and diarist. : SHIRER
25. City: Latin. : URBS
26. Uneven; ragged edged. : EROSE
27. Nick Charles' dog. : ASTA
30. Title of the ruler of Hyderabad. : NIZAM
31. Lacking vigor. : ANEMIC
33. Tragic jester of opera. : RIGOLETTO
34. Tally specifically. : ENUMERATE
35. Rooms. : DENS
37. Omar Khayyam's transmuted wilderness. : PARADISE
38. Veal, on a French menu. : VEAU
40. Spied surreptitiously. : SNOOPED
43. Indolent. : OTIOSE
44. Soda fountain order. : MALTED
45. Vacation spots. : CAMPS
46. The Greek marketplace. : AGORA
47. Horizontal. : LEVEL
48. Fill the purpose. : SERVE
53. A wreath of flowers. : LEI
54. French-Belgian river. : YSER
56. Lisper's problem. : ESS
58. Unit of work. : ERG

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 9 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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