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New York Times, Saturday, July 2, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 28, Avg Word Len: 5.47, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 303 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 83, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,005
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1. Part of a refrain. : TRALA
6. Far-reaching. : VAST
10. ___ milk. : SKIM
14. Traditional group in politics. : SOLIDSOUTH
16. Grandma Moses. : ANNA
17. Actually. : ASAMATTEROFFACT
19. Relative of Becky. : REBA
20. Singer Petina. : IRRA
21. Extravaganza. : REVUE
22. Talk too much. : BABBLE
24. Characters in "Moby Dick." : WHALERS
26. Well-known expert on infants and children. : GESELL
27. Bright. : SHINY
28. Units of weight in Moslem lands. : ARTAL
29. Place: Ger. : PLATZ
30. School periods: Ger. : HRS
33. British gun. : BREN
34. Double plays, for example. : MEETS
35. Source of sugar. : BEET
36. Levantine land: Abbr. : SYR
37. Shopping centers. : MIRES
38. Grayish blue. : PERSE
39. ___ Major, southern constellation. : CANIT
40. Choice morsel. : TITBIT
41. All the rage on Bali. : SARONGS
44. Quaternion. : TETRAD
45. Got up. : AROSE
46. Double ___. : CHIN
48. Surveyor's concern. : AREA
50. Be self-evident. : GOWITHOUTSAYING
53. Sobeit. : AMEN
54. Malarkey. : APPLESAUCE
55. Vendition. : SALE
56. ___ majesty. : LESE
57. Lewis' Gantry. : ELMER
1. Tyrant. : TSAR
2. Bright-colored fruit of a plant. : ROSEBERRY
3. Gypsum. : ALABASTER
4. Plant with broad pods. : LIMABEAN
5. City in Oklahoma. : ADA
6. Your: Fr. : VOTRE
7. Heifetz' teacher. : AUER
8. Popular summer wear. : STRAWHATS
9. Poetic conjunction. : THO
10. With impunity. : SAFELY
11. Scalawag. : KNAVE
12. Contract. : INCUR
13. Ship's officers. : MATES
15. Hushed. : STILL
18. Novelist Werfel. : FRANZ
23. Lawyer's degree. : BLL
25. Successes. : HITS
26. Indulges in chitchat. : GABS
27. Nickname for a thin man. : SLEET
29. Optical instrument at sea. : PERISCOPE
30. Plant museum. : HERBARIUM
31. Home. : RESIDENCE
32. Printing term. : STET
34. Long sharp tooth : MING
35. Sellout. : BETRAYAL
37. French painter. : MANET
38. Part of a theatre. : PIT
39. Term in trigonometry. : COSINE
40. High-strung. : TENSE
41. Volsunga, and others. : SAGAS
42. Redolence. : AROMA
43. Spur wheel. : ROWEL
44. Ownership. : TITLE
47. Commands to a horse. : HUPS
49. Field: Lat. : AGER
51. Shakespearean prince. : HAL
52. Chemical suffix. : ASE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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