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New York Times, Saturday, November 12, 1960

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.08, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,138
Across
1. Storage place. : CLOSET
7. Envoy. : LEGATE
13. Plate used in printing, for short. : ELECTRO
14. Bouquets. : AROMAS
15. Last but ___. : NOTLEAST
17. Sings softly. : CROONS
18. Golf club. : SPOON
19. Kind. : SORT
21. Van ___. : DYKE
22. Kind of lettuce. : COS
24. Acknowledge again. : REOWN
26. Want. : LACK
29. Small portions, as of butter. : PATS
31. Rest: Fr. : REPOS
35. Finnish seaport. : ABO
36. Cicily Fairfield. : REBECCAWEST
38. Garden plant. : VERBENA
40. Part of a shoe. : OUTSOLE
41. ___ Whitehead. : ALFREDNORTH
43. State: Abbr. : NEV
44. Twisted about. : SLUED
45. Type of song. : DUET
46. Fictional Jane. : EYRE
47. English racecourse. : ASCOT
49. Being the more distant: Poet. : YON
51. Cut, as in a skirt. : SLIT
54. English prelate. : INGE
56. Farm units. : ACRES
60. Chopped up. : HASHED
62. Boston's ___ Church. : OLDSOUTH
64. Stick. : ADHERE
65. Supernatural beings. : SPIRITS
66. One in costume. : WEARER
67. Member of early ascetic sect. : ESSENE
Down
1. Hoof sound. : CLOP
2. Mother of Apollo. : LETO
3. Time word. : OCLOCK
4. Shorthand writer, for short. : STENO
5. Age. : ERA
6. Pitch. : TOSS
7. Milk: Comb. form. : LACTO
8. Make a fluff. : ERR
9. Musical comedy of the 1930's. : GOODNEWS
10. Neighbor of Quemoy. : AMOY
11. Combat vehicle. : TANK
12. To be: Lat. : ESSE
13. Navy man: Abbr. : ENS
16. Fancy German cake. : TORTE
20. Reckon again. : RESCORE
23. Exhaust. : SPEND
25. Deeply resentful indignation. : WRATH
26. Volcanic rocks. : LAVAS
27. Ring ___. : ABELL
28. One of the Ionian Islands. : CORFU
30. Desert. : ABANDON
32. Flower. : PEONY
33. Canadian physician. : OSLER
34. One of the Allens. : STEVE
36. Certain orchestral instruments. : REEDS
37. Short pipe for a Scotsman. : CUTTY
39. A rest: Colloq. : BREATHER
42. Efflux. : OUTGO
46. Again! : ENCORE
48. Beverage. : CIDER
50. Desert place. : OASIS
51. Famous Fabian. : SHAW
52. Bail. : LADE
53. One of the Upanishads. : ISHA
55. Other. : ELSE
57. Destruction. : RUIN
58. Diminutive suffix. : ETTE
59. Soothing sounds. : SHS
61. Before: Poet. : ERE
63. Men without a country. : DPS

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

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