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New York Times, Wednesday, November 23, 1960

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 88, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,149

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Students & seniors
Across
1
Trend or course. : STREAM
7
French sculptor Bartholdi. : FREDERIC
15
Charles or Andrew. : PRINCE
16
Bring back to good order. : RENOVATE
17
Indulged in noisy talk. : RANTED
18
Novel. : ORIGINAL
19
South African fox. : ASSE
20
19th cen. novelist and dramatist. : DUMAS
22
Light, swingy rhythm. : LILT
23
What the exception proves. : THERULE
25
Class. : ILK
27
Honey, in pharmacy. : MEL
28
Where Gambia is. : SENEGAL
33
Retrogress. : RELAPSE
37
Descendant of Esau. : EDOMITE
38
Oleoresin. : ELEMI
39
Awnings. : TILTS
40
Lady beloved by Manfred, in Byron poem. : ASTARTE
43
Expenditures. : OUTLAYS
45
Rotating blades in an ice-cream freezer. : DASHERS
46
Simian. : APE
47
Ready. : SET
48
Horizontal layer. : STRATUM
53
King of Israel. : AHAB
57
American hostess and diplomat. : MESTA
59
Dialect used in Buddhist writings. : PALI
60
Be similar to. : RESEMBLE
62
Scandinavian sea monster. : KRAKEN
64
Embrasure in a battlement. : CRENELLE
65
Geological epoch (with "the"). : EOCENE
66
Color. : SEAGREEN
67
Perfumes. : SCENTS
Down
1
Small herring. : SPRAT
2
Nonsense. : TRASH
3
Wash out. : RINSE
4
Make a beginning. : ENTER
5
Card. : ACE
6
Interferes unnecessarily. : MEDDLES
7
By reason of. : FROM
8
Elevate again. : RERAISE
9
Placed apart. : ENISLED
10
Mechanical device for holding or grappling. : DOG
11
Harmful. : EVIL
12
Indian title. : RANI
13
Romance language: Abbr. : ITAL
14
Irishman. : CELT
21
River of the Congo. : UELE
24
Scapegoats at the ball game. : UMPIRES
26
Device for tying, as in a harvester. : KNOTTER
29
Man's name. : EMIL
30
Arizona river. : GILA
31
Legal agent: Abbr. : ATTY
32
With the deduction of. : LESS
33
Get knowledge of. : READ
34
Operatic princess. : ELSA
35
Permits. : LETS
36
Oriental nurse. : AMAH
41
Feel great fear or anxiety. : TREMBLE
42
Girl's name meaning star. : ESTELLE
43
Tobacco kiln. : OAST
44
Pipes from a furnace to its chimney. : UPTAKES
49
Swiftly. : APACE
50
Occupied. : TAKEN
51
Abounding in: Suffix. : ULENT
52
Rich sources. : MINES
53
Trajectories. : ARCS
54
At this point. : HERE
55
On the deep. : ASEA
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Part of British India: Abbr. : BENG
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Observed. : SEEN
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Mal de ___. : MER
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Bird that fed elephants to its young. : ROC

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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