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New York Times, Monday, November 21, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 278 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
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1. Split, especially in a church. : SCHISM
7. Dark blue. : COBALT
13. Ghost-ridden. : HAUNTED
15. Glass-enclosed porches, for example. : SOLARIA
16. Ennoble. : ELEVATE
17. Of the skull. : CRANIAL
18. Shrub. : ALDER
19. Cutting stroke. : CHOP
21. Unpleasantly humid. : DANK
22. Summer TV fare. : REPEAT
24. Island of the Philippines. : PANAY
25. Sediment. : SILT
28. Lighthouse item. : LANTERN
30. Constellation south of the Scorpion. : ARA
31. Part of a fencer's gear. : MASK
32. Tooth. : CANINE
36. Destiny. : FORTUNE
38. Vessel of Bombay and Ceylon. : PATAMAR
39. Withstand. : ENDURE
40. Lasted. : WORE
41. Small dog with snub nose. : PUG
42. Toothed wheel. : RATCHET
44. Concerning. : ASTO
45. Substance. : METAL
48. Triangular sail. : LATEEN
50. Ending of some hymns. : AMEN
51. Approximately. : SOME
52. Byelorussian capital. : MINSK
56. Poetical form. : RONDEAU
58. Incitements. : STIMULI
60. ___ attention. : STOODAT
61. Foe of the Crusaders. : SALADIN
62. Member of Eisenhower cabinet. : HERTER
63. Cancel. : DELETE
1. African tree yielding a butter. : SHEA
2. Short visit. : CALL
3. Colored. : HUED
4. Reverse the order of. : INVERT
5. Be conspicuous. : STARE
6. Convened. : MET
7. Business organization: Abbr. : CORP
8. Wave: Span. : OLA
9. Handkerchief named from a method of dyeing. : BANDANNA
10. Compound suffix forming adjectives and nouns. : ARIAN
11. Tropical vine. : LIANA
12. Verbose. : TALKY
14. Die. : DECEASE
15. General who was called "Old Fuss and Feathers." : SCOTT
20. Length of coiled thread or yarn. : HANK
23. Celestial body. : PLANET
24. Babble. : PRATE
25. Reliable. : SAFE
26. Firm strength. : IRON
27. Shortening. : LARD
29. Card game. : ECARTE
31. Type of painting. : MURAL
33. Cousins of gremlins. : IMPS
34. Of sailors: Abbr. : NAUT
35. Therefore: Lat. : ERGO
37. Puccini opera. : TURANDOT
38. Type of woman writer. : POETESS
40. Sound of hard impact. : WHAM
43. Batsman's mighty hit. : CLOUT
44. One of the kingdoms. : ANIMAL
45. Bog. : MARSH
46. Overdramatize: Colloq. : EMOTE
47. General course. : TENOR
49. Rousseau work. : EMILE
51. River into the Moselle. : SAAR
53. Type of figure, in painting, sculpture, etc. : NUDE
54. Cut. : SLIT
55. Cattle: Poet. : KINE
57. Commune in the Netherlands. : EDE
59. Small child. : TAD

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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