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New York Times, Saturday, June 4, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 3,977
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1. Brownish yellow. : AMBER
6. Pace. : STEP
10. ___ say. : SOTO
14. Laura ___, 19th cent. actress. : KEENE
15. Yum-Yum and friends. : TRIO
16. Confess. : AVOW
17. Type of relative. : INLAW
18. Of flying craft. : AERO
19. Poetic time of day. : MORN
20. Music for a ballet. : NUTCRACKERSUITE
23. Sounds by the second. : TICKS
24. Supplying part. : FEEDER
25. Indicate. : DENOTE
28. British Field Marshal of 1941. : DILL
29. Con ___. : AMORE
30. Sounds of disapproval. : BOOS
32. "Springtime" or "Summertime." : SONG
36. Removable part of a drill. : BIT
37. Gets rid of (with "off"). : SLOUGHS
40. Boston cream ___. : PIE
41. Proofreader's mark. : STET
43. Site of ancient Olympic games. : ELIS
44. Asaph's song. : PSALM
46. Float. : RAFT
48. Machines for shaping wood. : LATHES
49. Handwriting. : SCRIPT
52. View. : SCENE
54. Often-seen sign. : KEEPOFFTHEGRASS
59. Besides. : ALSO
60. Side petals of a flower: Bot. : ALAE
61. Chinese nut. : LICHI
62. Deadlocked. : TIED
63. Felix and others. : CATS
64. Sinclair Lewis hero. : ELMER
65. Sign on a diner. : EATS
66. Expressive features. : EYES
67. One of the Taylors. : DEEMS
1. Similar. : AKIN
2. Cafeteria list. : MENU
3. Wardrobe accessory. : BELT
4. Legislator. : ENACTOR
5. Does a newspaper job. : REWRITES
6. Pile. : STACK
7. Long journeys: Colloq. : TREKS
8. Hibernia. : EIRE
9. Easy mark. : POORFISH
10. Namesakes of Biblical prophet. : SAMUELS
11. Of a certain shape. : OVOID
12. German cake. : TORTE
13. Landlord. : OWNER
21. Hole in one. : ACE
22. Item on a musical program: Abbr. : SEL
25. Light strokes. : DABS
26. Give out. : EMIT
27. Observe. : NOTE
28. Borzois. : DOGS
30. Arrow used with a crossbow. : BOLT
31. Madame's affirmation. : OUI
33. Brilliantly colored food fish. : OPAH
34. Shade of green. : NILE
35. Peridots. : GEMS
38. Drill command. : LEFTFACE
39. Set with shiny pieces. : SPANGLED
42. Alidade supports. : TRIPODS
45. Lacking in interest. : STERILE
47. Highest Philippine mountain. : APO
48. Shelter. : LEE
49. Flat food fish. : SKATE
50. Poetic name for a ladylove. : CELIA
51. Place again. : RESET
52. Dignity and pomp. : STATE
53. Game requiring 32 pieces. : CHESS
55. Strip off. : FLAY
56. Top. : ACME
57. Ark passenger. : SHEM
58. Letter opener. : SIRS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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