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New York Times, Wednesday, November 16, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 82, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,142
Across Down
1. Thirteenth largest city in U. S. : BOSTON
7. Gave assent. : ACCEDED
14. Olympian goddess. : ARTEMIS
16. Notch in a rafter. : MORTISE
17. Three-dimensional scene. : DIORAMA
18. Resemble. : IMITATE
19. Sticky stuff. : GOO
20. Shore: Ital. : RIVA
22. Rang out. : PEALED
23. Purposes. : ENDS
25. Apathy. : TORPOR
27. Catalyzing substances. : ENZYMES
29. Ils ___ (They are): Fr. : SONT
33. Quickly. : APACE
36. Less alert. : SLEEPIER
38. Fifth largest city of U. S. : DETROIT
41. Submarine of the 7-mile dive. : TRIESTE
42. Pressed flowers, ticket stubs, etc. : MEMENTOS
44. Former Dodger star. : REESE
45. Locate. : SPOT
46. Made possible. : ENABLED
49. Describing some party dresses. : FRILLY
50. Of this or that kind. : SUCH
54. A fish, the shark sucker. : REMORA
58. Cut made by a saw. : KERF
60. Big leaguer. : PRO
61. Hard black rubber. : EBONITE
63. Steak. : SIRLOIN
65. Stirs up. : AROUSES
66. "Nothing but perception," according to Plato. : SCIENCE
67. Gain control over. : POSSESS
68. Cook-out treats. : STEAKS
1. Symbol of authority. : BADGE
2. Constellation on the equator. : ORION
3. Made resistance. : STOOD
4. Region: Abbr. : TER
5. Caliph's name. : OMAR
6. "Five-star" Navy man. : NIMITZ
7. "Where ___?" : AMI
8. Practicer of one of the arts. : COMPOSER
9. Newsman of colonial days. : CRIER
10. Name akin to Hetty. : ETTA
11. Television appurtenance. : DIAL
12. Italian town. : ESTE
13. Act. : DEED
15. Famous theatre in the Strand. : SAVOY
21. Rifles. : ARMS
24. Untold knowledge. : SECRET
26. Furrier's concern. : PELT
28. Type of light. : NEON
29. Exceeds the limit. : SPEEDS
30. River of Picardy. : OISE
31. "___ to Catch the Wind." : NETS
32. Symbol of Christmas. : TREE
33. 6 Down and others: Abbr. : ADMS
34. Bird sound. : PEEP
35. Vapor: Comb. form. : ATMO
37. Leprechaun country. : EIRE
39. Repeats. : ITERATES
40. Diminutive of a girl's name. : TONI
43. Great name in medicine. : SALK
47. Hallow. : BLESS
48. Verse and chorus. : LYRICS
49. Upholstery fabric. : FRISE
51. "Once ___ time . . . " : UPONA
52. Pain in the neck. : CRICK
53. Sharpens. : HONES
54. Harvest. : REAP
55. Tortosa's river. : EBRO
56. Bovine sounds. : MOOS
57. Burden. : ONUS
59. Mixture from which glass is made. : FRIT
62. Letter. : ESS
64. Grant's counterpart. : LEE

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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