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New York Times, Monday, June 19, 1961

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 29, Avg Word Len: 5.44, Missing: { B F J X }, Scrabble score: 299 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 86, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1961, The New York TimesNo. 4,357
Across Down
1. Discards. : SCRAPS
7. Certain insignia. : STRIPES
14. American golfer. : SARAZEN
15. Performer in one of the arts. : PIANIST
16. Vibrating effect, in music. : TREMOLO
17. Existing in a high degree. : INTENSE
18. City in Oklahoma. : ADA
19. Truly: Archaic. : VERILY
21. Square pillar. : PIER
22. Small monkey. : TITI
24. Healthy. : WELL
25. Tablet. : STONE
26. With few or no active properties. : INERT
28. Metal runner. : SKATE
30. Army man: Abbr. : NCO
31. Junipers. : CEDARS
33. Breakdowns of a sort. : ANALYSES
35. Minnesota Twins, for one. : TEAM
37. Large flightless bird. : EMEU
38. Uttered a shrill cry. : SQUEAKED
42. Put into a container. : ENCASE
46. Trophy. : CUP
47. Opinion. : TENET
49. Brilliance of success. : ECLAT
50. "Rhymes of Childhood" poet. : RILEY
52. Mass. : HEAP
54. Polish-born author (1880–1957). : ASCH
55. Animal or plant structure: Abbr. : ANAT
56. Fathers. : PADRES
58. River in Brazil. : ICA
59. No brain truster, he. : PINHEAD
61. Historic meeting place, 1943. : TEHERAN
63. Sanction. : ENDORSE
64. Pilot. : AVIGATE
65. Sitting. : SESSION
66. Far away. : REMOTE
1. Pilchard. : SARDINE
2. Brought about. : CREATED
3. Fordham symbol. : RAM
4. N arm of the Black sea. : AZOV
5. Part of Caroline Islands group: Var. : PELEW
6. Nocturnal sounds. : SNORES
7. Mystery writer, hard-boiled type. : SPILLANE
8. Minute. : TINY
9. Bandicoot. : RAT
10. Unsuitable. : INEPT
11. Wing feathers. : PINIONS
12. Perfume. : ESSENCE
13. Unvarying forms or patterns: Abbr. : STEREOS
14. Inactive. : STATIC
20. Each: Scot. : ILKA
23. Enraged. : IRATE
25. Moon goddess. : SELENE
27. Part of NATO. : TREATY
29. Docile. : TAME
32. Behalf. : SAKE
34. State flower of New Mexico. : YUCCA
36. Sea fish yielding oil. : MENHADEN
38. Sandpapers. : SCRAPES
39. Bitter alkaloid. : QUININE
40. Elevated regions. : UPLANDS
41. Real estate instrument. : DEED
43. Thread-thin bridge to Paradise, in Moslem tradition. : ALSIRAT
44. Baglike. : SACCATE
45. Odorless, gaseous chemical. : ETHANE
48. Tribesman under Genghis Khan. : TARTAR
51. Character of a people. : ETHOS
53. Annoyance: Colloq. : PEEVE
56. El ___. : PASO
57. Piece used for filling in, as in masonry. : SHIM
60. Son of Gad. : ERI
62. Personality. : EGO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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