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New York Times, Saturday, October 29, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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1. Mote. : SPECK
6. Early king of Hungary. : BELA
10. Curved piece in heavy-draught harness. : HAME
14. Musical instrument. : CELLO
15. Son of Adhem. : ABOU
16. Grapelike : UVAL
17. Expanses. : AREAS
18. Passing musical phase. : ROCKNROLL
20. Draw. : LIMN
21. Early inhabitant of Japan. : AINU
22. An avifauna. : ORNIS
23. Come down. : ALIGHT
25. Quite a few. : MANY
27. Guild: Lat. : CULPA
30. Grandma's upholstery fabric. : MOHAIR
34. In the least. : ATALL
37. In the year: Lat. : ANNO
39. Ensign's alma mater. : USNA
40. Elegiac poem of 1842. : BREAKBREAKBREAK
43. Silo's neighbor. : BARN
44. Two famous Latin words. : ETTU
45. Declaim. : ORATE
46. Tap. : SPIGOT
48. Type of seal, with ears. : OTARY
50. Stuff. : CRAM
52. Location of new oil fields. : SAHARA
56. City of central Spain. : AVILA
59. Crooked. : ALOP
62. Single. : UNAL
63. Quarrelsome. : CATANDDOG
65. I believe: Lat. : CREDO
66. One of triplets. : TRIN
67. Dwelling, in the Stone Age. : CAVE
68. Main part of the nervous system. : BRAIN
69. Extolled, as in song. : SANG
70. Common expression of understanding. : ISEE
71. Former French mandate in Asia: Fr. sp. : SYRIE
1. Teatro alla ___. : SCALA
2. Risk. : PERIL
3. Varnish ingredient. : ELEMI
4. Sound effect in "Trolley Song." : CLANGCLANGCLANG
5. Ring decisions. : KOS
6. Adriatic seaport. : BARI
7. Black. : EBON
8. ___ tenens (deputy). : LOCUM
9. Sea bird. : AUK
10. Barker's pitch. : HURRYHURRYHURRY
11. English river. : AVON
12. ___ Federation in Africa. : MALI
13. Building wings. : ELLS
19. Emphatic refusal. : NONO
21. Ocean: Abbr. : ATL
24. Old abandoned ship. : HULK
26. In frenzied state. : AMOK
28. Section. : PART
29. Peak in the Pyrenees. : ANETO
31. On the blue. : ASEA
32. ___ the finish. : INAT
33. Slant, as a ship's masts. : RAKE
34. Yarns for the warp. : ABBS
35. Golf hazard. : TRAP
36. Aviation prefix. : AERI
38. Of ships: Abbr. : NAUT
41. Second in a series. : BETA
42. Cold wind of the Adriatic. : BORA
47. Algerian city. : ORAN
49. Reptile. : ASP
51. ___ a wet hen. : MADAS
53. Keep ___ to the ground. : ANEAR
54. Spokes. : RADII
55. Isolated. : ALONE
56. Book of the Bible. : ACTS
57. Latin-American measure. : VARA
58. Plan of a journey: Abbr. : ITIN
60. Affection. : LOVE
61. Molding. : OGEE
64. Early in the 7th century. : DCI
65. Initials in TV. : CBS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 9 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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