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New York Times, Wednesday, March 30, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { F J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 256 (avg 1.32)
Open Squares: 78, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 3,911
Across Down
1. Anchor: Naut. : COMETO
7. Melancholy. : SOMBRE
13. Wooer of a sort. : CAVEMAN
14. Matching. : PAIRING
16. One ___. : ATATIME
17. Where Peachtree Street is. : ATLANTA
18. Rodent. : RAT
19. In Italy, the Tevere. : TIBER
21. Moth. : EGGER
22. Men of Yale. : ELIS
24. Ancient instruments. : LYRES
26. Ils ___ (they are): Fr. : SONT
27. Animal track. : SPOOR
29. Start. : ONSET
31. Indian. : UTE
32. Fertile valley in California. : SANTAANA
34. Pioneer in antisepsis. : LISTER
36. Retread. : TIRE
37. Hindu god of love. : KAMA
38. Branching. : RAMOSE
41. Possessor of an eye for beauty. : BEHOLDER
45. Spanish cheer. : OLE
46. Tidal bore. : EAGRE
48. Hubbub. : NOISE
49. Common anthem word. : ALMA
51. Napped. : SLEPT
53. ___ soul (no one). : NOTA
54. Fragment: Var. : SHERD
56. "___ long, and Time is fleeting." : ARTIS
58. Crown. : CAP
59. African site of international intrigue. : TANGIER
61. Member of A.A.U. : ATHLETE
63. Place. : SITUATE
64. Bully. : BRUISER
65. Setbacks. : LOSSES
66. Five to a man. : SENSES
1. Colorful tree. : CATALPA
2. Ticker-tape parade, for example. : OVATION
3. Convened. : MET
4. Radiate. : EMIT
5. Indian language. : TAMIL
6. In a single file. : ONEBYONE
7. Dispenses with. : SPARES
8. Cereal grass. : OAT
9. Eight furlongs. : MILE
10. Talks big. : BRAGS
11. "___ the old year." : RINGOUT
12. Agreement. : ENTENTE
13. Touch gently. : CARESS
15. Badge of highest British order. : GARTER
20. Fraulein's name. : ERNA
23. ___ voce. : SOTTO
25. Word in the Psalms. : SELAH
28. Bring up. : RAISE
30. Shakespeare's Athenian. : TIMON
33. Locales. : AREAS
35. Drawing room. : SALON
37. ___ on (check up one). : KEEPTABS
38. Cook-outs. : ROASTS
39. Old-time greeting. : ALLHAIL
40. Keepsake. : MEMENTO
41. Harris's "Rabbit." : BRER
42. Church area. : DIOCESE
43. Lands. : ESTATES
44. Farm machine. : REAPER
47. Looks daggers. : GLARES
50. Watchman's model. : ARGUS
52. Term in chemistry. : TITRE
55. Days, in Spain. : DIAS
57. Eschew. : SHUN
60. Summer, in France. : ETE
62. Lily. : LIS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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