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New York Times, Wednesday, June 21, 1961

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 260 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1961, The New York TimesNo. 4,359
Across Down
1. Bismarck. : OTTO
5. Gem. : OPAL
9. Award never won by Garbo. : OSCAR
14. High time. : NOON
15. ___ avis. : RARA
16. Dwarf. : STUNT
17. Stake. : ANTE
18. Governor in Juneau. : EGAN
19. Coast S of Campobello. : MAINE
20. "The ___," Julie Harris vehicle. : YOUNGANDFAIR
23. Worker. : PEON
24. Author of "Buddenbrooks." : MANN
25. Flower part. : STAMEN
28. Czechoslovakian spa. : CARLSBAD
32. Mountain nymph. : OREAD
33. Welsh ___, Princess Anne's pet dog. : CORGI
34. Season for the Riviera. : ETE
35. Sadie Thompson's saga. : RAIN
36. Swindle: Colloq. : BUNKO
37. Type of machine. : SLOT
38. Within: Comb. form. : ESO
39. Hounds' prey. : HARES
40. Movie take. : SCENE
41. Heated arguments, in baseball lingo. : RHUBARBS
43. Window. : DORMER
44. Arranges deceptively. : RIGS
45. El ___. : PASO
46. She played "The Farmer's Daughter." : LORETTAYOUNG
50. Hair net. : SNOOD
52. Oven. : OAST
53. Mrs. Helmer. : NORA
55. Recent winner of 2 Down (first name). : TAMMY
56. Defense alliance. : NATO
57. Cheerful expression. : GRIN
58. Waterfowl. : GEESE
59. Ardor. : ELAN
60. Television award. : EMMY
1. ___ shoestring. : ONA
2. Theatre award. : TONY
3. Italian comedian. : TOTO
4. Type of "ship" by Stephen Potter. : ONEUPMAN
5. Where Corvallis is. : OREGON
6. Heathen. : PAGAN
7. Irish island group. : ARAN
8. Events which mark turning points in a period. : LANDMARKS
9. Turk. : OSMANLI
10. Pigments. : STAINS
11. Leather: Fr. : CUIR
12. Actress Sheridan. : ANN
13. Map abbreviation. : RTE
21. Lack. : NEED
22. City in North Dakota. : FARGO
25. More distressed. : SORER
26. Nonsense. : TRASH
27. Vowels. : AEIOU
28. Geometric solids. : CONES
29. City in Brazil. : BELEM
30. Agreed. : ATONE
31. Hinder. : DETER
33. Part of the sidewalk scene. : CURBSTONE
36. Large pleasure boat. : BARGE
37. Cadge or sponge. : SCROUNGE
39. Beauty parlor best seller. : HAIRDYE
40. Fair. : SOSO
42. Sweeps. : BROOMS
43. City in Ohio. : DAYTON
45. Italian staple. : PASTA
46. Capital of Togoland. : LOME
47. Afrikaans. : TAAL
48. Standard. : NORM
49. Resolute. : GRIM
50. Kind of silver: Abbr. : STG
51. Scot's negative. : NAE
54. One or all. : ANY

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

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