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New York Times, Monday, August 1, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,035
Across Down
1. The birds, in zoology. : AVES
5. Preclude. : DEBAR
10. Man in "Paradise Lost." : ADAM
14. Long, deep breath. : SIGH
15. Girl's name. : ELISE
16. Shakespearean villain. : IAGO
17. Member of the force. : PLAINCLOTHESMAN
20. Transgressor. : SINNER
21. Describing some grapes. : SEEDLESS
22. Matinee idol of 1850. : DREW
24. Enthusiasm. : RAGE
25. Gives forth. : DELIVERS
29. Indian. : REDMAN
33. Counterpart. : IMAGE
34. Hoard. : AMASS
36. Ogle. : EYE
37. Kinsmen. : SIBS
38. Steeple. : SPIRE
39. ___ and easy. : FREE
40. Noun suffix. : CLE
41. Cozy abodes. : NESTS
42. Romaine, for example. : SALAD
43. Well, hardly ever. : SELDOM
45. Grooms. : HOSTLERS
47. Wearer of solar disk and cow's horns. : ISIS
49. Fragrant ointment. : NARD
50. Terra cotta wind instruments. : OCARINAS
54. Saint's day. : FIESTA
58. One aspect of freedom of speech. : POWEROFTHEPRESS
60. Kind of power: Abbr. : ELEC
61. Girl in "The Glass Menagerie." : LAURA
62. Oriental nurse. : AMAH
63. Memorable cartoonist. : NAST
64. German man's name. : ERNST
65. Money on the Rialto. : LIRE
1. Horned vipers. : ASPS
2. Odin's brother. : VILI
3. Governor of Alaska. : EGAN
4. Social affairs: Colloq. : SHINDIGS
5. Ordain. : DECREE
6. Building wing. : ELL
7. Life, from the Greek. : BIOS
8. White, purple or pink flower. : ASTER
9. Perform for practice. : REHEARSE
10. Furnished with passageways. : AISLED
11. English title. : DAME
12. Oriental titles. : AGAS
13. Commune in Belgium. : MONS
18. Courage. : NERVE
19. Sharpens. : EDGES
23. Cloaks. : WRAPS
25. Medallions. : DISCS
26. Author Zola. : EMILE
27. Tag. : LABEL
28. Metalworker. : SMITH
30. Blackbird of Europe. : MERLE
31. Dollar ___ man. : AYEAR
32. Requirements. : NEEDS
35. Malicious burning. : ARSON
38. Muskhogean Indian. : SEMINOLE
39. Refrain in old songs. : FALDERAL
41. Definitely not! : NOSIR
42. TV's 77 Sunset ___. : STRIP
44. Conduct. : DIRECT
46. Umpire's decision, "___ first." : SAFEAT
48. Mohammedan month. : SAFAR
50. Not settled. : OPEN
51. Beverage ingredient. : COLA
52. Inspires with dread. : AWES
53. Daze. : STUN
55. Half: Prefix. : SEMI
56. Nicholas or Feodor. : TSAR
57. English poet of 19th century. : ASHE
59. Time periods: Abbr. : HRS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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