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New York Times, Monday, August 15, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,049
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1. President from Tennessee. : POLK
5. Capital of Guam. : AGANA
10. Bows. : ARCS
14. A cyma reversa. : OGEE
15. Last one in. : LOSER
16. Potage. : SOUP
17. Pertaining to an English philosopher. : SPENCERIAN
19. Scene of revolution. : CUBA
20. A gathering of people, as for a meeting. : TURNOUT
21. Brought to perfection. : RIPENED
23. Noun suffix. : ENT
24. Nut. : ALMOND
25. Protected from the sun. : SHADY
28. English dramatist noted for verse plays. : FRY
29. Shoulder band. : STRAP
32. Polo ___. : PONY
33. Pray: Lat. : ORA
34. Pardon or absolve: Archaic. : ASSOIL
35. Gaelic form of John. : IAN
36. Legal term. : PROBATE
38. Family member: Abbr. : BRO
39. Vagabond of a sort. : TRUANT
41. An age in the earth's development. : ICE
42. Prospect. : VIEW
43. Roman magistrate. : EDILE
44. Stand ___. : PAT
45. Investor's concern. : BONDS
46. Convention "stand-off." : TRUMAN
48. Father to the man. : BOY
49. Seeker of rights. : CLAIMER
51. Angels. : SERAPHS
55. Gadoid fish. : LING
56. Name for 32 Across. : DAPPLEGREY
58. Straight: Comb. form. : ORTH
59. First name in politics. : ADLAI
60. Of the dawn. : EOAN
61. Pith of a matter. : GIST
62. Philippine island. : LEYTE
63. Auction. : SALE
1. Enter items in a ledger. : POST
2. Monogram of secret police. : OGPU
3. Sly, sidelong look. : LEER
4. Prominent N. E. family. : KENNEDY
5. Islander of the Far North. : ALEUT
6. British general of Malta fame. : GORT
7. "Unaccustomed ___ am . . . " : ASI
8. Almost. : NEARLY
9. Noted German romantic writer. : ARNIM
10. Upward slopes. : ASCENTS
11. Type of letter, petition, etc. : ROUNDROBIN
12. What 27 is to 3. : CUBE
13. Plane of 1917. : SPAD
18. Rabbit. : CONY
22. Armed force. : POSSE
24. Bedouin. : ARABIAN
25. Malice. : SPITE
26. Hidden supply. : HOARD
27. Persons receiving a type of income. : ANNUITANTS
28. To and ___. : FRO
30. Publicized. : AIRED
31. Farm implements. : PLOWS
33. Scrap. : ORT
34. Dined. : ATE
36. Air: Comb. form. : PNEUM
37. Play part. : ACT
40. O. K. : ALRIGHT
42. Journeys. : VOYAGES
44. Pompous show. : PARADE
45. Drill. : BORE
47. Award. : MEDAL
48. Prove false. : BELIE
49. Kind of dance. : CLOG
50. Italian river into Tyrrhenian Sea. : LIRI
51. Young oyster. : SPAT
52. Outrigger canoe. : PROA
53. Mend. : HEAL
54. Ago: Scot. : SYNE
57. Layer of cloth. : PLY

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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