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New York Times, Saturday, August 13, 1960

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J V X Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,047

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Automotive pioneer. : OLDS
5. Remain. : ABIDE
10. Man: Colloq. : CHAP
14. Weapon. : DART
15. "___ is an island . . . " : NOMAN
16. City near Lake Tahoe. : RENO
17. Willow. : ITEA
18. Fixture in Carnegie Hall. : GRANDPIANO
20. Walk clumsily. : SHAMBLE
22. "___ Eden." : EASTOF
23. Landmark of 45 Across. : TEMPLESQUARE
26. River into the Rhine. : AAR
27. Mutiny. : UPRISING
31. Pamphlet. : TRACT
34. Recordings of a sort. : TAPES
35. John or Jane. : DOE
36. Wish. : WANT
37. Wished. : CARED
38. City on 26 Across. : BERN
39. Cunning. : ART
40. Sound made by grasshoppers. : CHIRR
41. Factory. : PLANT
42. Flying boat. : SEAPLANE
44. A vast area. : SEA
45. "The Crossroads of the West." : SALTLAKECITY
50. Close by. : ATHAND
53. Grows gloomy: Poet. : DARKLES
54. Planned. : CHALKEDOUT
57. Indian weight, 180 grains. : TOLA
58. Time period. : TERM
59. Usher's milieu. : AISLE
60. Deeply: Poetic. : INLY
61. Puts words to music. : SETS
62. Retreats. : NESTS
63. Facility. : EASE
Down
1. Horace, for example. : ODIST
2. Machine tool. : LATHE
3. Fancy. : DREAM
4. English revenue law of 1765. : STAMPACT
5. Man with hook and line. : ANGLER
6. Tiresome things. : BORES
7. "___ lone cowhand . . . " : IMA
8. Title for Cupid. : DAN
9. Made beloved. : ENDEARED
10. Turning points. : CRISES
11. Zeal. : HEAT
12. Part of A. D. : ANNO
13. Sound accompanying a quick disappearance. : POOF
19. Proverbially, heaven for good Americans. : PARIS
21. Blurt out: Colloq. : BLAT
24. Altercation. : QUARREL
25. Superior. : UPPER
28. Thought. : IDEA
29. Fate of Teutonic folklore. : NORN
30. Formerly, a man well born: Abbr. : GENT
31. Common verbal contraction. : TWAS
32. Of thin texture. : RARE
33. Pier or column. : ANTA
34. Spoil. : TAINT
37. Native of Babylonia. : CHALDEAN
38. Evening wear. : BLACKTIE
40. Metallic sound. : CLANK
41. Equal. : PEER
43. Book of the Old Testament. : PSALMS
44. Ice show necessity. : SKATES
46. Of age. : ADULT
47. Actress Massey. : ILONA
48. Divulges. : TELLS
49. Great violinist of 50 years ago. : YSAYE
50. Feigns. : ACTS
51. Biblical pronoun. : THEE
52. Red deer. : HART
55. Cube. : DIE
56. W. W. II outfit: Abbr. : OSS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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