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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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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
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
56. Part of British India: Abbr. : BENG
58. Observed. : SEEN
61. Mal de ___. : MER
63. 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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