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New York Times, Monday, October 31, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,126
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1. Amounted (to). : CAME
5. Levantine ketch. : SAIC
9. Business experts, for short. : CPAS
13. ___ Early, Civil War general. : JUBAL
14. Superior. : HIGH
15. Swift rodent. : HARE
16. Wear away. : ERODE
17. Schoolboy's stipend. : ALLOWANCE
19. Item for historians of the future. : TIMECAPSULE
21. Inquire. : ASK
22. City on Puget Sound. : SEATTLE
23. Formerly, formerly. : ERST
25. Pitchblende. : ORE
26. Aloha. : FAREWELL
30. Pacific island. : SAMOA
33. Memorable name in opera. : BORI
34. Director Kazan. : ELIA
35. Name popularized by FitzGerald. : OMAR
36. Thaumaturgy. : MAGIC
37. Title. : EARL
38. ___ for one's self (manage). : FEND
39. Seaweed: Lat. : ALGA
40. Lost. : ATSEA
41. With fire. : ARDENTLY
43. Sergeant's command. : HEP
44. Superficies. : AREA
45. Women's club. : SOROSIS
49. Adjective suffix. : ANT
51. On ___ (quickly). : SHORTNOTICE
54. Circus specialist. : LIONTAMER
56. Conductor's item. : BATON
57. Field. : ACRE
58. Frog: Lat. : RANA
59. Certain collars. : ETONS
60. Kind of terrier. : SKYE
61. Vincent d'___, French composer. : INDY
62. Progeny. : SONS
1. Radium measure. : CURIE
2. South American serpent. : ABOMA
3. Custom-built. : MADETOORDER
4. Sister of Orestes. : ELECTRA
5. Figure. : SHAPE
6. Bothers. : AILS
7. Alaskan dwelling. : IGLU
8. Irascible. : CHOLERIC
9. Mandarin tea. : CHA
10. Cigars. : PANATELAS
11. Circular sections. : ARCS
12. Hide's companion. : SEEK
13. Idlewild arrivals. : JETS
18. Auxiliary verb. : WERE
20. Mum. : ALE
24. Tropical, trailing plant with edible root. : SWEETPOTATO
26. Obfuscated : FOGGY
27. Opposed to recitative. : ARIA
28. Money in Milan. : LIRE
29. Refrain syllables. : LALA
30. Chesterfield. : SOFA
31. Citizen of U. S.: Abbr. : AMER
32. Required. : MANDATORY
33. Formal affair. : BALL
36. Margaretha Zelle. : MATAHARI
40. Bacteria. : AEROBES
42. Breeding place. : NEST
43. Title of respect: Abbr. : HON
45. Be inattentive. : STRAY
46. Suppress: Colloq. : SITON
47. Religious figures. : ICONS
48. Fong and Long: Abbr. : SENS
49. Woebegonish cry. : ALAS
50. The Thin Man. : NICK
52. Part of Arabia. : OMAN
53. Split. : REND
55. Born: Fr. : NEE

Answer summary: 5 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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