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New York Times, Saturday, February 20, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { K Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 3,872
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1. Name on a dollar bill. : PRIEST
7. Fringe. : BORDER
13. Food delicacy. : SHADROE
14. Unfolded. : EVOLVED
16. Resort in Massachusetts. : CAPEANN
17. There she is: Fr. : LAVOILA
18. Dexterity. : ART
19. Larval amphibian. : TADPOLE
21. ___ Tag. : DER
22. Extol. : LAUD
24. Kin of martingales. : REINS
25. Durable cotton cloth. : JEAN
26. Simplest Greek architectural order. : DORIC
28. Bokhara or Sarouk. : RUG
29. Sound thinking. : SENSE
30. Auditioned. : HEARD
32. Part of an academic year. : SEMESTER
34. Zany: Slang. : GOOF
36. Fees. : DUES
37. Owner or manager of a mine, factory, etc. : OPERATOR
41. Meaning. : DRIFT
44. Pearler's unit. : CARAT
45. Wrong: Prefix. : MIS
47. Twenty. : SCORE
49. Mine car. : TRAM
50. Chayefsky's "The ___ Man." : TENTH
52. Seed covering. : ARIL
53. Common suffixes. : ERS
54. Lassitude. : LANGUOR
56. By: Ger. : BEI
57. American in Paris. : TOURIST
59. Avow. : PROFESS
61. Marked with fine lines. : STRIATE
62. Place alone. : ISOLATE
63. Scorched. : SEARED
64. Affectedly modest. : DEMURE
1. Cheops was one. : PHARAOH
2. Ecstasy. : RAPTURE
3. Food fish. : IDE
4. It was: Lat. : ERAT
5. Sub sounding device. : SONAR
6. Offer. : TENDER
7. Was related (to). : BELONGED
8. Running tracks. : OVALS
9. Wander. : ROVE
10. Where dead letters go: Abbr. : DLO
11. Plain. : EVIDENT
12. Let go. : RELEASE
13. Cook food slightly. : SCALD
15. Implement for mending. : DARNER
20. Pope John's predecessor. : PIUS
23. Part of a crossword. : DIAGRAM
25. Shylock's daughter. : JESSICA
27. Serb's neighbor. : CROAT
29. Clairvoyants. : SEERS
31. Period. : DOT
33. Ooze. : MUD
35. Stirred up. : FOMENTED
37. Groups of eight. : OCTETS
38. Lories and lorikeets. : PARROTS
39. Obliteration. : ERASURE
40. Wedding symbol. : RING
42. Be patient. : FORBEAR
43. Name of Navy's Bathyscaph, maker of 7-mile dive. : TRIESTE
46. See 34 Across. : STUPID
48. French form of girl's name. : ELISE
50. Sample. : TASTE
51. Bay or roan. : HORSE
54. Ananias. : LIAR
55. Companion of board. : ROOM
58. Inlet: Span. : RIA
60. Current ailment. : FLU

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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