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New York Times, Friday, February 26, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J K Q X }, Scrabble score: 308 (avg 1.65)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 1, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 3,878
Across Down
1. City in Germany. : GOTHA
6. Cal ___. : TECH
10. David, for one. : CAMP
14. Elliptical. : OVOID
15. Its subtitle, "A Narrative of Adventures in the South Seas." : OMOO
16. Orchestral instrument. : OBOE
17. Its capital is San'a. : YEMEN
18. Broadway role. : SUZIEWONG
20. ___ poetica. : ARS
21. Of Falstaffian girth. : OBESE
23. "___ Irish Rose." : ABIES
24. Blue. : AZURE
26. Tristan's love. : ISOLT
27. 2,822,000 Americans. : IOWANS
29. Irritable. : TESTY
31. Part of the vote. : NAYS
32. Ball attender. : BELLE
33. Point on a mariner's compass. : SBE
36. New international symbol. : THEUGLYAMERICAN
40. Pronoun. : OUR
41. Yogi Berra. : LARRY
42. Marline. : CORD
43. Household container. : CADDY
44. Beautifies. : ADORNS
46. Room. : STUDY
48. Dunne of U. N. : IRENE
49. Fixed look. : STARE
50. Garment district job. : MODEL
52. The Confederacy: Abbr. : CSA
55. Cock-and-bull item. : TALLSTORY
57. Moreover. : AGAIN
59. Indian. : OTOE
60. Silica. : OPAL
61. Great quantity, as of good. : WORLD
62. Slight. : PUNY
63. Thoroughly. : WELL
64. Old fogies: Colloq. : DODOS
1. Duchess of Alba's portraitist. : GOYA
2. "___ There." : OVER
3. Finn's ally. : TOMSAWYER
4. Hasten. : HIE
5. Part of speech. : ADNOUN
6. "But what went ye out for ___?" : TOSEE
7. Swift-running birds. : EMUS
8. Chat. : COZE
9. ___ polloi. : HOI
10. All-American hero. : COWBOY
11. Seething. : ABOIL
12. Plein-air artist. : MONET
13. Stakes. : PEGS
19. Holy day. : EASTER
22. Members of the family: Abbr. : BRS
25. First name of veteran actress. : ZASU
26. Guernsey or Jersey. : ISLE
27. Preposition indicating division. : INTO
28. Pacific island. : OAHU
29. Lachrymose. : TEARY
30. Ulmaceous. : ELMY
32. Famous explorer. : BYRD
33. Relative of a playbill. : SCORECARD
34. Farm structure. : BARN
35. Tips. : ENDS
37. Parts of a forest. : GLADES
38. Eliza, for one. : LADY
39. Image or picture. : ICON
43. Late Boston notable. : CURLEY
44. Part of "to be." : ARE
45. Character in "The Green Pastures." : DELAWD
46. In ___ quo. : STATU
47. Claw of a bird of prey. : TALON
48. Poem. : IDYLL
49. Full ___. : STOP
50. Be dispirited. : MOPE
51. Of speech. : ORAL
53. Neighbor of 34 Down. : SILO
54. Conjunctions. : ANDS
56. Type of rope or chain. : TOW
58. Sticky stuff. : GOO

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

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