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New York Times, Friday, November 10, 1961

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 319 (avg 1.69)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1961, The New York TimesNo. 4,501
Across Down
1. Bird sound. : CHIRP
6. Hic, ___, hoc. : HAEC
10. Rumple. : MUSS
14. Batter's dream. : HOMER
15. ___ many words. : INSO
16. Preposition. : INTO
17. A place to remember. : ALAMO
18. Continue. : GOON
19. King of Israel. : SAUL
20. Large bottle. : DEMIJOHN
22. Dull and flat. : JEJUNE
24. Assortments. : SETS
25. Tuft of feathers, in Hawaii. : HULU
26. West coast city: Colloq. : FRISCO
29. Citizen's responsibility. : JURYDUTY
33. River island. : AIT
34. Holding. : TENURE
36. Seize. : GRIP
37. Applauds. : CLAPS
39. Japanese herb. : UDO
40. Prevent. : DEBAR
41. Mademoiselle. : ELLE
42. Farm. : GRANGE
44. Common verb. : ARE
45. Dry-eyed. : TEARLESS
47. Pineapple. : ANANAS
49. Wife of John Doe. : JANE
50. Phone. : DIAL
51. Candy. : JUJUBE
54. Throw overboard. : JETTISON
58. Affirm. : AVER
59. Place for a garden. : ROOF
61. Custom. : USAGE
62. Distribute. : METE
63. Church recess. : APSE
64. Vexes. : ROILS
65. Voice. : BASS
66. Sly look. : LEER
67. Noun suffixes. : ENCES
1. African lake. : CHAD
2. Golf term. : HOLE
3. Caliph's title. : IMAM
4. Derelict. : REMISS
5. Schemes. : PROJECTS
6. Top levels. : HIGHS
7. Presently. : ANON
8. Within: Prefix. : ESO
9. Practice magic. : CONJURE
10. Construe wrongly. : MISJUDGE
11. Two-toed sloth. : UNAU
12. Amaze. : STUN
13. Only. : SOLE
21. Nebraska county. : OTOE
23. Cathedral city of England. : ELY
25. Great Lake. : HURON
26. Side or aspect. : FACET
27. Moon valley. : RILLE
28. Latin version of the Scriptures. : ITALA
29. Betrayer. : JUDAS
30. Citified. : URBAN
31. Headdress. : TIARA
32. Belgian town. : YPRES
35. Tend. : NURSE
38. Forswears. : PERJURES
40. Adulterate. : DENATURE
42. Officer. : GENERAL
43. Walk. : GAIT
46. Scientific workroom. : LAB
48. Chaucer heroine. : ALISON
50. Bow (to). : DEFER
51. Sidepost. : JAMB
52. Part of the iris. : UVEA
53. Planes. : JETS
54. Character in "Carmen." : JOSE
55. Ketch of the Levant. : SAIC
56. Make eyes (at). : OGLE
57. Suffix used with warm and cool. : NESS
60. Unclose: Poet. : OPE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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