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New York Times, Tuesday, October 10, 1961

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
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© 1961, The New York TimesNo. 4,470
Across Down
1. Road sign. : DETOUR
7. Unlawfully takes. : STEALS
13. Repentant regret. : REMORSE
14. Governors' prerogatives. : PARDONS
16. Symbols. : EMBLEMS
17. The "man on the flying trapeze." : ACROBAT
18. Member of G. S. A. : GIRL
19. "___ of many colors." : ACOAT
21. ___ avis. : RARA
22. Wood sorrel. : OCA
24. Annoy. : IRK
25. Jaunty. : PERKY
26. Putting in an enclosure. : ENCAGING
29. Than: Ger. : ALS
30. Island of Denmark. : ZEALAND
31. Big bird. : EMU
32. Parent: Colloq. : MOM
35. Part of a rope ladder. : RATLINE
36. Conflagration of a sort. : BONFIRE
38. Anthropoid. : APE
39. Man's nickname. : NED
40. Like a hoof. : UNGULAR
41. Soviet Union member: Abbr. : SSR
42. North African. : ALGERINE
43. Anything of value. : ASSET
46. Thread: Fr. : FIL
47. Summer time. : DST
48. Roster. : ROTA
49. Resign. : DEMIT
51. Roof edge. : EAVE
54. Monkeyshines. : APERIES
56. Country places. : ESTATES
58. Classification, as of income. : BRACKET
59. Carpenters. : NAILERS
60. Cling to. : ADHERE
61. Having a mop of hair. : TRESSY
1. Half: Prefix. : DEMI
2. Rub with a lotion. : EMBROCATE
3. Long distance item. : TOLLCALL
4. Cinnabar. : ORE
5. West Point. : USMA
6. Abrogated. : RESCINDED
7. Noted Belgian statesman. : SPAAK
8. Savoir-faire. : TACT
9. Miscalculate. : ERR
10. Dotes on. : ADORES
11. Pertaining to a rounded projection. : LOBAR
12. Lewis Carroll creation. : SNARK
13. Military body: Abbr. : REG
15. Hold out: Colloq. : STAY
20. NATO, for one: Abbr. : ORG
23. Next to. : AGAINST
25. Dived. : PLUNGED
26. O. T. book. : EZRA
27. Wagon pole. : NEAP
28. Near the center. : INNER
29. Surrounded by. : AMONG
31. Overflowing with enthusiasm. : EBULLIENT
32. Has weight or effect. : MILITATES
33. North African port. : ORAN
34. Nothing more than. : MERE
37. Much-hunted animals. : FURSEALS
41. Explore. : SEARCH
42. Goal. : AIM
43. Bedouin. : ARAB
44. Above, in music. : SOPRA
45. Stand (one) in good ___. : STEAD
46. Clown in "Twelfth Night." : FESTE
49. Pronghorn. : DEER
50. Ruler. : TSAR
52. Extremely. : VERY
53. Letter. : ESS
55. Presidential nickname. : IKE
57. Ascot. : TIE

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

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