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New York Times, Saturday, February 13, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 299 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 3,865
Across Down
1. Hat-in-ring gesture. : TOSS
5. America-discoverer in Welsh legend. : MADOC
10. Crack. : FLAW
14. Rose’s sweetheart. : ABIE
15. Kind of protein acid. : AMINO
16. Skipping ___. : ROPE
17. Winners of awards. : MEDALLISTS
19. River into the Seine. : OISE
20. Winker. : EYELID
21. Conversed intimately. : COMMUNED
23. Type of officer: Abbr. : EXEC
25. Blockhead. : OAF
26. Relative of an angle iron. : LBAR
29. Mouse genus. : MUS
31. Sweet stuffs. : SIRUPS
35. Poetic contraction. : EEN
36. Sicilian landmark. : AETNA
38. Above, in music. : SOPRA
39. Advertising device. : FREETRIALCOUPON
42. Rubbish. : TRASH
43. Kitchen implement. : SPOON
44. Conclusion. : END
45. High priest of cult in France. : SARTRE
47. Dry, as wine. : SEC
48. Victims. : PREY
49. Electronic phenomenon. : ION
50. Kind of terrier. : SKYE
52. Torch. : FLAMBEAU
57. Animals of Asia. : PANDAS
61. Output of 36 Across. : LAVA
62. Erasing. : RUBBINGOUT
64. Leave out. : OMIT
65. Eminent. : GREAT
66. Sussex river. : OUSE
67. Lay asphalt. : PAVE
68. Live stock enclosures. : YARDS
69. Certain cities: Abbr. : SPTS
1. Unexciting. : TAME
2. Follow orders. : OBEY
3. Team. : SIDE
4. Inspector of weights and measures. : SEALER
5. What sailors beware. : MALDEMER
6. French friend. : AMI
7. Flat circular plate. : DISC
8. Atop of. : ONTO
9. Orderly universe. : COSMOS
10. Silk sound. : FROUFROU
11. Meat cut. : LOIN
12. Church section. : APSE
13. Quitch grass, for one. : WEED
18. Year of Agrippina’s death. : LIX
22. French house. : MAISON
24. Skin layer. : CUTIS
26. Blows, in boxing. : LEFTS
27. Yogi. : BERRA
28. Have ___ to the ground. : ANEAR
30. Breaks. : SNAPS
32. ___ crust. : UPPER
33. Disposed (to). : PRONE
34. Of a certain color. : SANDY
36. Pulsating. : ATHROB
37. Medicinal plants. : ALOES
40. Appraise. : ESTIMATE
41. Airplane sections. : COCKPITS
46. Inherent power. : ENERGY
48. Former coins of Hungary. : PENGOS
51. Penn ___, N. Y. : YAN
52. Opposite of a hit. : FLOP
53. Tibetan wise man. : LAMA
54. Tel ___. : AVIV
55. Special atmosphere. : AURA
56. Above: Ger. : UBER
58. Launder. : DOUP
59. Country of Europe: Abbr. : AUST
60. Holy ones: Abbr. : STES
63. Severe. : BAD

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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