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New York Times, Monday, October 17, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 260 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,112
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1. Radiance symbolizing virtue. : HALO
5. Basket used in pelota. : CESTA
10. Burnoose wearer. : ARAB
14. Tel ___. : AVIV
15. Type of window. : ORIEL
16. Plea in court. : NOLO
17. Dwelling. : HOME
18. Bucephalus or Pegasus. : HORSE
19. Recent visitor to U. N. : TITO
20. Gave. : AWARDED
22. Black gum trees. : TUPELOS
24. Zodiac sign. : ARIES
26. Big Cassino. : TEN
27. Large sea duck. : SCOTER
30. Geometrical figure. : TRIANGLE
35. Contemporary of Isaiah. : HOSEA
36. Outrigger canoe. : PROA
37. Jai ___. : ALAI
38. Mouth: Comb. form. : ORI
39. Proposals made in assembly. : MOTIONS
42. Type of voter: Abbr. : IND
43. Singles. : ONES
45. Absorbed. : RAPT
46. Kind of pie. : MINCE
48. Unexpected pleasure. : SURPRISE
50. Badinage. : BANTER
51. Ship's journal. : LOG
52. Navigates. : SAILS
54. TV character. : PALADIN
58. Slanders. : MALIGNS
62. Seaport of China. : AMOY
63. Knots. : NODES
65. Formal assembly. : DIET
66. Staple food. : RICE
67. Derivative of ammonia. : AMINE
68. In addition. : ELSE
69. Walked. : TROD
70. Sticks of graphite. : LEADS
71. Abrade. : RASP
1. Sound of laughter. : HAHA
2. Acknowledge. : AVOW
3. Capital of Peru. : LIMA
4. Gorged. : OVERATE
5. Joint inheritor. : COHEIR
6. Wear away. : ERODE
7. Title. : SIR
8. Assay. : TEST
9. ___ Islands. : ALEUTIAN
10. Wire on a radio. : ANTENNA
11. Stir up. : ROIL
12. Singing voice. : ALTO
13. Voices displeasure. : BOOS
21. Build air castles. : DREAM
23. Legume. : PEA
25. Symbol of the 13 colonies. : STRIPES
27. Chases away. : SHOOS
28. Something shaped like a horn. : CORNU
29. Willow. : OSIER
31. Companion of branch. : ROOT
32. Flash of light. : GLINT
33. Weapon. : LANCE
34. Relative of 27 Across. : EIDER
36. School groups. : PTAS
40. Novel. : ORIGINAL
41. Trivial. : SMALL
44. Spread out. : SPLAYED
47. One "in the know." : INSIDER
49. Wand. : ROD
50. Causes prejudice. : BIASES
53. Modify. : AMEND
54. Companion of parcel. : PART
55. Eastern title. : AMIR
56. Crazy: Colloq. : LOCO
57. Seaport in Alaska. : NOME
59. Monster lizard. : GILA
60. Loch where the sea serpent wasn't. : NESS
61. Degree. : STEP
64. Hoy ___ (nowadays): Span. : DIA

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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