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New York Times, Saturday, January 9, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 28, Avg Word Len: 5.79, Missing: { B F J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.34)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 3,830
Across Down
1. Quick bread. : POPOVER
8. Neck muscles: Anat. : SCALENI
15. Alligator pear. : AVOCADO
16. Part of France famed for Burgundies. : COTEDOR
17. Decoctions of herbs. : TISANES
18. Spanish condiment. : OREGANO
19. River into the Fulda. : EDER
20. Spider's nest. : NIDUS
22. So be it. : AMEN
23. Peripatetic. : ITINERANT
26. Purely scientific. : CLINICAL
29. Horse: Colloq. : GEEGEE
33. Changsha's province. : HUNAN
34. Prime numbers. : NINETEENS
36. Prime number. : ONE
37. Behold. : WITNESS
39. Do knotted lace work. : TAT
40. Receivers of amnesty. : PARDONEES
42. County north of Dublin. : MEATH
44. Michaelmas daisies. : ASTERS
45. Male figures used as columns. : ATLANTES
47. Playing ninepins. : SKITTLING
49. Crows. : DAWS
52. Classic Valentine role. : SHEIK
53. Bay of a church. : APSE
57. Province of Cuba. : ORIENTE
59. Complete view of a building from within. : NEORAMA
61. Dishes served before the roast. : ENTREES
62. Corsetiere. : GIRDLER
63. Build anew. : RESTORE
64. Become precipitous. : STEEPEN
1. Meat delicacy. : PATE
2. Roman poet. : OVID
3. Nonplus. : POSE
4. Musical sweet potato. : OCARINA
5. Front of an army. : VAN
6. Paradisean. : EDENIC
7. Quixote's charger. : ROSINANTE
8. Clean. : SCOUR
9. Bouquets. : CORSAGES
10. Supped. : ATE
11. Beneficiary. : LEGATEE
12. Red-coated cheese. : EDAM
13. Less than 36 Across. : NONE
14. About 5% of the earth's crust. : IRON
21. Sketch. : DELINEATE
24. Metallic product. : TINWORK
25. Seiner. : NETSMAN
26. Rudder fish of Florida, Bermuda, etc. : CHOPA
27. Green-winged moths. : LUNAS
28. Apathetic. : INERT
30. Ascertain: Colloq. : GETAT
31. Maternally akin. : ENATE
32. Natives of a Baltic country. : ESTHS
35. Squabs. : NESTLINGS
38. Persistent one. : INSISTER
41. Dinner sweet. : DESSERT
43. Epéeist's phrase. : ENGARDE
46. "As You ___." : LIKEIT
48. Demonstrative word. : THESE
49. Active one. : DOER
50. English composer. : ARNE
51. Experts in raillery. : WITS
54. Touch. : PALP
55. Pintail duck. : SMEE
56. Merit. : EARN
58. Latest: Comb. form. : NEO
60. Limonite or siderite. : ORE

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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