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New York Times, Monday, November 28, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,154
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1. Minor quarrel. : SPAT
5. Slow, stately court dance. : PAVAN
10. Fine brand of Cuban tobacco. : CAPA
14. Bow: Ital. : ARCO
15. Old-womanish. : ANILE
16. State. : AVER
17. Gather energy: Colloq. : GETUPSTEAM
19. Duration. : TERM
20. Motorist's must. : SPARETIRE
21. Frolics. : LARKS
22. Spill. : SLOP
23. The pineapple. : PINA
24. Pronoun. : SHE
27. Walked. : TROD
29. 1960 candidate. : LODGE
31. 17th cen. painter. : HALS
33. Contingent. : DEPENDENT
36. One of the Waughs. : ALEC
37. Entertained lavishly. : FETED
38. Hebrew bushel. : OMER
39. Lessened. : DECREASED
41. Plucky. : GAME
42. One's destiny or fortune. : STARS
43. Headstrong. : RASH
46. American humorist. : NYE
47. Leave out. : OMIT
48. Adroit. : NEAT
50. Horses related to the Arabs. : BARBS
52. Obsequious. : HATINHAND
57. Glassy silica. : OPAL
58. Shirker of duty. : MALINGERER
59. Distribute (with "out"). : METE
60. Leek-green quartz. : PRASE
61. Bristle: Bot. : SETA
62. Raised. : BRED
63. Looks at hastily or carelessly. : SKIMS
64. Facile. : EASY
1. Droops. : SAGS
2. One kind of school. : PREP
3. Deeds: Lat. : ACTA
4. City on the Loire. : TOURS
5. Minister. : PASTOR
6. A place on the other side of the earth. : ANTIPODES
7. Four: Ger. : VIER
8. Wings: Anat. : ALAE
9. ___ diss. (no one dissenting): Lat. Abbr. : NEM
10. Quarrelsome. : CATANDDOG
11. Favorite of statisticians. : AVERAGEMAN
12. Become animated (with "up"). : PERK
13. Present ___. : ARMS
18. Throw things at. : PELT
21. Animal used in heraldry. : LION
23. Implored. : PLED
24. Relative of the herring. : SHAD
25. Drags. : HALES
26. VIP's of 1960. : ELECTORATE
28. Discourage. : DETER
30. Foe. : ENEMY
32. One way to prepare eggs. : SCRAMBLED
34. Affectation of an erudite person. : PEDANTISM
35. Arborvitae. : TREE
37. Secure. : FAST
40. Vengeful Greek goddess. : ERIS
44. Nets. : SEINES
45. General idea. : HANG
49. The things here. : THESE
50. Type of weapon. : BOMB
51. Copycat. : APER
52. Listen! : HARK
53. ___ Mountains in Asia. : ALAI
54. Bay ___, San Francisco. : AREA
55. Gains. : NETS
56. Wagon. : DRAY
58. Legislators: Abbr. : MPS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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