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New York Times, Friday, May 13, 1960

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.69, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 57, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 3,955
Across
1. Woman's headdress. : COIF
5. Glacial ridges. : OSAR
9. Unite. : KNIT
13. Phrase promising accomplishment. : CANDO
14. Good: Ital. : BENE
15. Observe carefully. : NOTE
16. Parting word. : ADIEU
17. Start of a counting-out rhyme. : EENY
18. Town in Utah. : OREM
19. Gumshoe. : TEC
20. "The Luck of ___." : ROARINGCAMP
23. Furtiveness. : STEALTH
25. Type of boat. : ARK
26. Letter. : CEE
27. Symbols for the superstitious. : MIRRORS
31. Lost. : ATSEA
34. Magic rod. : WAND
35. "Lady Luck," for instance. : NAME
37. Evidence. : PROOF
38. Catchall abbreviation. : ETC
39. Proprietor. : OWNER
40. Spat. : TIFF
41. Wife of ___. : BATH
42. Memory aids. : NOTES
43. Graze. : PASTURE
45. ___ Paulo. : SAO
46. Animal in clover. : PIG
47. Dull. : HUMDRUM
51. Spell to ward off evil. : ABRACADABRA
56. Collectanea. : ANA
57. Royal ___ (a way made easy). : ROAD
58. Gaucho's weapon. : BOLA
59. Aggregate. : TOTAL
61. Golliwogg. : OGRE
62. Man ___. : OWAR
63. Good luck piece. : CHARM
64. Letters. : WYES
65. Little ___. : ONES
66. Evergreen oak. : HOLM
Down
1. Younger brother. : CADET
2. Refrigerated. : ONICE
3. Suffix in chemistry. : IDE
4. Kind of clover. : FOURLEAF
5. Sorcery. : OBEAH
6. Fortuneteller. : SEER
7. Years: Lat. : ANNI
8. Fox. : REYNARD
9. Way to ward off evil. : KNOCKONWOOD
10. Mrs. Helmer. : NORA
11. Article. : ITEM
12. Not lasting: Abbr. : TEMP
13. Black ___. : CATS
21. Native of: Suffix. : OTE
22. Dog's warning. : GRR
24. Bad luck, in cartomancy. : ACEOFSPADES
27. Dull finish. : MATTE
28. "Ay, every ___ a King." : INCH
29. Declaim. : RANT
30. Character in "Peter Pan." : SMEE
31. Type of residence: Abbr. : APT
32. False step. : TRIP
33. Couch. : SOFA
34. Tear's partner. : WEAR
36. Hesitatory sounds. : ERS
39. Three ___. : ONAMATCH
41. Hobgoblin. : BUGABOO
44. Twitching. : TIC
45. On: Fr. : SUR
47. Certain beams. : HBARS
48. Amount of assessment. : RATAL
49. Render powerless. : UNARM
50. Clayey soil. : MALM
51. Lined up. : AROW
52. Hobgoblin. : BOGY
53. Friday the 13th is. : RARE
54. Out's partner. : DOWN
55. Wings, in zoology. : ALAE
60. Exclamation. : OHO

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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