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New York Times, Wednesday, July 20, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 298 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,023
Across Down
1. Town in Alaska. : NOME
5. Thin sheet of metal, as gold. : LEAF
9. Old hands. : VETS
13. Where Muscat is. : OMAN
14. Before: Latin. : ANTE
15. Hairlike processes. : CILIA
16. Turn partisan. : TAKESIDES
18. Beautiful nymph. : HOURI
19. That: Ital. : CHE
20. Litigant's response. : IDO
21. Went fishing. : TROLLED
23. No sinecure. : HARDROWTOHOE
26. Journey. : RUN
27. Chanticleers. : ROOSTERS
31. Appear suddenly. : BOBUP
34. Soft fabric. : PANNE
35. Have a finger in the ___. : PIE
36. Ancient Syria. : ARAM
37. Pith sun helmet. : TOPEE
38. Hollywood and ___. : VINE
39. Month: Abbr. : JAN
40. Fed up. : SATED
41. Parts of lamps. : WICKS
42. Sight from Golden Gate Bridge. : ALCATRAZ
44. Indian. : SAC
45. Symbol of the exchequer. : PURSESTRINGS
50. Source of light. : SUNRAYS
53. Refugee organization: Abbr. : IRO
54. Son of Apollo. : ION
55. Earlier. : PRIOR
56. In the very nature of the case: Lat. : IPSOFACTO
59. Realtor. : AGENT
60. River into the Caspian. : URAL
61. Tu-whit, tu-___. : WHOO
62. Works with a shuttle. : TATS
63. Defoe heroine. : MOLL
64. Impart. : LEND
1. V-shaped cut. : NOTCH
2. City on the Missouri. : OMAHA
3. Manufacturer. : MAKER
4. Compass point. : ENE
5. Applied. : LAIDON
6. Provide (with). : ENDOW
7. Noun suffix denoting office, function, etc. : ATE
8. Bedecked. : FESTOONED
9. New Jersey's flower. : VIOLET
10. After Ab. : ELUL
11. Spare. : TIRE
12. Expressed. : SAID
15. Single out. : CHOOSE
17. Soothing potion. : SIRUP
22. River into the Mediterranean. : RHONE
24. Tom-tom. : DRUM
25. Circus item. : TRAPEZE
28. Iliad. : EPIC
29. Place for curling. : RINK
30. Discerns. : SEES
31. ___ California, Mexico. : BAJA
32. Of the mouth. : ORAL
33. Judge's bench. : BANC
34. Silver-white metallic element. : POTASSIUM
37. Linger. : TARRY
38. Third of a Latin trio. : VICI
40. Confederate general. : STUART
41. ___ Independence. : WAROF
43. Pinafores. : APRONS
44. Saunter. : STROLL
46. Fiber plant. : SISAL
47. Especially suitable place. : NICHE
48. Made out. : GOTON
49. Hair net. : SNOOD
50. Young oyster. : SPAT
51. Ulan Bator, formerly. : URGA
52. Soviet negative. : NIET
57. Type of athlete. : PRO
58. Leatherworker's tool. : AWL

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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