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New York Times, Thursday, October 13, 1960

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,108

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Stan Musial, for instance. : CARD
5. Fish dish. : SOLE
9. Gleamed. : SHONE
14. On the sheltered side. : ALEE
15. Asian sea. : ARAL
16. Estate, in India. : TALUK
17. People of Leopoldville. : CONGOLESE
19. Baffle. : EVADE
20. Shakespearean queen. : TITANIA
21. Water bottles. : CARAFES
23. Underwrote. : INSURED
24. Twofold. : TWIN
25. Lake, as in place names. : LYN
26. Looted. : PILLAGED
30. Type of entertainment. : BALLET
33. Herbert Hoover of Dorothy Perkins. : ROSE
34. Samuel's teacher. : ELI
35. Cap- ___ (from head to foot). : APIE
36. Weight unit. : TON
37. Canvas. : SAIL
38. Point. : AIM
39. Convertibles. : CARS
41. Without a sense of ethics. : AMORAL
43. The end of summer. : LABORDAY
45. Sister. : NUN
46. Color of some horses. : ROAN
47. Embankment at back edge of a trench. : PARADOS
51. Divisions. : SCHISMS
54. ___ France. : ANATOLE
55. Bread spreads. : OLEOS
56. Current best-seller by a former President. : MRCITIZEN
58. TV name. : BERLE
59. Jot. : IOTA
60. Adroit. : NEAT
61. "___ the Rose." : SORED
62. Thomas Hardy heroine. : TESS
63. City of central Sicily. : ENNA
Down
1. Prickly pears. : CACTI
2. Pharmaceutical obtained from the aloe. : ALOIN
3. Lets. : RENTS
4. Charles André Joseph Marie ___. : DEGAULLE
5. Conspicuous. : SALIENT
6. Nymph. : OREAD
7. ___ Vegas. : LAS
8. Much-discussed subject. : ELECTION
9. Useless. : STERILE
10. Port of the West Indies. : HAVANA
11. King of Norway who became a saint. : OLAF
12. Devoid of covering. : NUDE
13. Supplements (with "out"). : EKES
18. Ham ___. : ONRYE
22. Piercing tools. : AWLS
26. Tedious. : PROSY
27. Tools. : GEAR
28. Well-know nom de plume. : ELIA
29. British Field Marshal buried in Arlington. : DILL
30. Ancient Semitic deity. : BAAL
31. City of Samoa. : APIA
32. Bough. : LIMB
36. Send. : TRANSMIT
37. Piece of music, as by Ravel. : SONATINE
39. Intersected. : CROSSED
40. Character in "The Green Pastures." : ADAM
41. A liar. : ANANIAS
42. Napoleon's cavalry leader. : MURAT
44. Bird. : ORIOLE
47. Results of some summary meeting. : PACTS
48. Set of twelve. : DOZEN
49. City SE of Buffalo. : OLEAN
50. Maiden in "The Flying Dutchman." : SENTA
51. Sounds of sorrow. : SOBS
52. Wife of Elmer Gantry. : CLEO
53. Relative of Mynheer. : HERR
57. Sea food. : ROE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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