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New York Times, Tuesday, April 25, 1961

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1961, The New York TimesNo. 4,302
Across Down
1. Wrists. : CARPI
6. Diminutive of Rebecca. : REBA
10. Scoriaceous lava. : SLAG
14. ___ René Lesage. : ALAIN
15. Like a wing. : ALAR
16. Catch. : HAUL
17. Assigned task. : STINT
18. Seed, bud, etc. : GERM
19. Constellation between Canis Major and Southern Cross. : ARGO
20. Oncle's wife. : TANTE
21. Reflexive form of a pronoun. : OURSELVES
23. Excite to action. : AROUSE
25. Fiscal periods. : YEARS
26. Hard wood. : ASH
29. Give a right to. : ENTITLE
31. Few and far between. : SPARSE
33. Farm enclosure. : STY
34. Norse god. : LOKI
38. Character popular since 1843. : TINYTIM
40. Money in Portugal. : ESCUDOS
42. Contemporary playwright. : INGE
43. Roman name for Pluto. : DIS
45. Rainbowlike plays of colors. : IRIDES
46. Comedian's specialty. : GAGLINE
48. Crafty. : SLY
49. Adhesive material. : PASTE
53. Renovates. : RENEWS
55. ___ of the living. : INTHELAND
57. Campus girls. : COEDS
61. At all times. : EVER
62. Staff man. : AIDE
63. Loosen. : UNTIE
64. Split. : RIVE
65. ___-high. : KNEE
66. Gigantic one. : TITAN
67. What David did to Goliath. : SLEW
68. Drove. : HERD
69. Track followed in hunting. : SCENT
1. Throw of a fishing line. : CAST
2. Where Medicine Hat is: Abbr. : ALTA
3. Bestow profusely. : RAIN
4. Sister ship of the Santa Maria. : PINTA
5. Feeling of concern. : INTEREST
6. Stewed meat and vegetables. : RAGOUT
7. Site of ruins of ancient city, near Athens. : ELEUSIS
8. Hair clasp. : BARRETTE
9. "___ and the Man." : ARMS
10. Fine-grained rock. : SHALE
11. What a tadpole is. : LARVA
12. Boring tool. : AUGER
13. Note of explanation of a text. : GLOSS
22. Observe. : EYE
24. Lake in New York. : ONEIDA
26. Wine city of Italy. : ASTI
27. Make thread. : SPIN
28. General idea. : HANG
30. Important basic amino acid. : LYSINE
32. Cereal grass. : RYE
34. Him: Fr. : LUI
35. Advantage. : ODDS
36. Cuckoo of India. : KOEL
37. Part of Paris. : ISSY
39. Nervous headache. : MIGRAINE
41. Hair styles. : CREWCUTS
44. Country lout in "Merry Wives." : SLENDER
46. Turn to the right. : GEE
47. Really. : INDEED
49. Landing places. : PIERS
50. Block on which metal is shaped. : ANVIL
51. One of the Allens. : STEVE
52. Dashed. : THREW
54. Utilizing sound waves. : SONIC
56. 100,000 rupees. : LAKH
58. Diminutive ending. : ETTE
59. Roman goddess: Poet. : DIAN
60. Impelled. : SENT

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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