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New York Times, Monday, October 3, 1960

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 78, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,098
Across
1. Current group of movie makers in France. : NEWWAVE
8. Milieu of the cowboy. : OLDWEST
15. Part of E. T. A. : ARRIVAL
16. Kind of pie. : SHOOFLY
17. Type of telephone hookup. : TIELINE
18. Textile city in Massachusetts. : TAUNTON
19. Enables to go. : SENDS
20. Poetic times of day. : EVES
22. Realize. : SEE
23. Dawn goddess. : EOS
25. Awkward. : INAPT
28. Natural science: Abbr. : ASTR
31. Join. : WELD
33. Cut of meat. : ROAST
37. Much used article. : THE
38. Canvass. : POLL
39. Coterie. : CIRCLE
40. Certain believers in togetherness. : BIRDSOFAFEATHER
43. Part of the Mediterranean. : AEGEAN
44. Origin. : GERM
45. Always: Poet. : EER
46. Large, baglike net. : TRAWL
47. Smooth, in phonetics. : LENE
48. See. : ESPY
49. Smudge. : SMEAR
51. Cagliari's island: Abbr. : SAR
53. Branch of math. : ALG
56. Busyness. : RUSH
58. Very obtuse. : CRASS
62. Chemical compound. : MONACID
65. Strait between the Adriatic and Ionian seas. : OTRANTO
67. Cupidity. : AVARICE
68. Boat rope. : PAINTER
69. Resolution time. : NEWYEAR
70. Characteristic of days gone by. : OLDTIME
Down
1. The Senators. : NATS
2. Jolliet's discovery, 1669. : ERIE
3. Songbird. : WREN
4. Contemporary playwright. : WILDER
5. Dispatch boat. : AVISO
6. Place of a scout. : VAN
7. Robert ___. : ELEE
8. North Sea port. : OSTEND
9. Capital city, alt., 12,087 feet. : LHASA
10. Dutch painter, pupil of Rembrandt. : DOU
11. Conquered. : WON
12. Lizards. : EFTS
13. Blackthorn. : SLOE
14. Hexham's river. : TYNE
21. Countryfolk. : VILLAGERS
24. Languish: Poet. : SWOON
26. King of Troy. : PRIAM
27. Civil wrong. : TORT
28. Up, on the diamond. : ATBAT
29. Skittish horse. : SHIER
30. Backs, in zoology. : TERGA
32. Pixie. : ELF
34. Common symptoms. : ACHES
35. Realm of Somnus. : SLEEP
36. Rough cloth. : TERRY
38. Hymn. : PSALM
39. Demeter. : CERES
41. Forms in droplets. : DEWS
42. Marsh. : FEN
47. Memorable Scottish songwriter. : LAUDER
48. Itinerant. : ERRANT
50. Genus of the heath plants. : ERICA
52. Biting. : ACRID
53. To ___ (every one). : AMAN
54. Than which "no greater force exists." : LOVE
55. Eat in a certain way. : GNAW
57. ___-my-thumb. : HOPO
59. Opposed. : ANTI
60. Stanch. : STEM
61. Disgruntled: Colloq. : SORE
63. Relating to: Suffix. : ARY
64. Co., in France. : CIE
66. New chess champion. : TAL

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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