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New York Times, Tuesday, March 22, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 312 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 3,903
Across Down
1. Augment. : ADDTO
6. Be merry. : JOKE
10. Bridged ditch. : MOAT
14. Ottoman sultan. : MURAD
15. Red Sea port. : ADEN
16. Part of A.D. : ANNO
17. Profitable enterprise: Colloq. : AGOODTHING
19. Movement. : STIR
20. Carmelitess. : NUN
21. Bewail. : MOAN
22. Thoroughly. : RICHLY
24. Of or like a cave. : SPELEAN
26. Kayak. : CANOE
27. Finish. : END
28. Sound of time going by. : TICKTOCK
31. Gridiron maneuver. : SHIFT
34. Stringed instruments. : LUTES
35. Noun suffix. : URE
36. Covert allusion. : HINT
37. Pondered (over). : PORED
38. Degree. : STEP
39. Noun suffixes. : ALS
40. Malodorous. : FETID
41. Hem in. : BESET
42. Scolded severely: Colloq. : HOPPEDON
44. Neckwear. : BOA
45. Greek letters. : IOTAS
46. "Such sweet sorrow," according to Juliet. : PARTING
50. Grow fat. : BATTEN
52. Character in "Pride and Prejudice." : JANE
53. Modern: Comb. form. : NEO
54. Great Barrier Reef of New Zealand. : OTEA
55. Know a ___ (be well informed): Colloq. : THINGORTWO
58. Ornamental fastening on a coat. : FROG
59. Ingenue, for one. : ROLE
60. Traveled: Poet. : FARED
61. Wind instrument. : FIFE
62. Cry out. : YELL
63. Expects with misgivings. : FEARS
1. "___ a man for a' that." : AMANS
2. Unearthed. : DUGUP
3. Male bee. : DRONE
4. Truth, in Chinese philosophy. : TAO
5. Leftover. : ODDMENT
6. Builder of the Taj Mahal. : JAHAN
7. Valhalla host. : ODIN
8. Range of knowledge. : KEN
9. Lent charm to. : ENGRACED
10. Army's mule, for example. : MASCOT
11. At odds. : ONTHEOUTS
12. Indigo. : ANIL
13. Right-winger. : TORY
18. Natterjack. : TOAD
23. Colors in a certain way. : INKS
25. Port side. : LEFT
26. Quoted. : CITED
28. City on the Po. : TURIN
29. Indian. : CREE
30. Preserved. : KEPT
31. See 6 Down. : SHAH
32. Hawaiian city. : HILO
33. Notwithstanding. : INSPITEOF
34. Tropical water lily. : LOTOS
37. Didacticism. : PEDANTRY
38. Bench. : SEAT
40. Garden party. : FETE
41. Gained, as a prize. : BOREOFF
43. French soup. : POTAGE
44. Whack. : BANG
46. Wall compartment. : PANEL
47. Within: Prefix. : INTRA
48. Of later vintage. : NEWER
49. Merchandise. : GOODS
50. Box office, in stage lingo. : BOFF
51. Town in Longfellow poem. : ATRI
52. Nursery rhyme character. : JILL
56. Garden tool. : HOE
57. Girl's name. : RAE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 9 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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