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New York Times, Wednesday, August 17, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.28, Missing: { J Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,051
Across Down
1. Texas metropolis. : DALLAS
7. ___ in on (profited). : CASHED
13. Italian dish. : RAVIOLI
14. Concurred. : ACCEDED
16. Gathered. : AMASSED
17. Yellowish-pink flower. : TEAROSE
18. Vehicles. : CARTS
19. Sounds of inquiry. : EHS
21. Most common printing type. : ROMAN
22. Shield. : EGIS
23. Cleanse. : SCOUR
25. Capital of Timor. : DILI
26. Dry, as wine. : SEC
27. Tropical fish. : SNAPPER
29. Pro ___. : TEM
30. Parts of a circle. : SECTORS
32. Taunts. : GIBES
34. Boathouse gear. : OARS
35. Safeguard, in electrical circuits. : FUSE
36. Big bird. : STORK
38. Golden commodity. : SILENCE
41. Incorporated town: Abbr. : BOR
42. Asian capital. : TEHERAN
44. Us: Ger. : UNS
46. Mixture. : OLIO
48. Milwaukee product. : LAGER
49. Colette heroine. : GIGI
50. Stately. : NOBLE
52. "___ Wild Rose." : TOA
53. Sink. : BASIN
54. Try to excel. : EMULATE
56. Having living quarters. : ROOMING
58. Type of muscle. : ROTATOR
59. Fine lace from Belgium. : MALINES
60. Headlands. : NESSES
61. Building material. : STONES
1. Compensation for injury. : DAMAGES
2. Miser's trait. : AVARICE
3. Tips. : LISTS
4. Business mishap. : LOSS
5. Relative of 48 Across. : ALE
6. Motorcycle extras. : SIDECARS
7. Condiment. : CATSUP
8. Card. : ACE
9. Blemish. : SCAR
10. Biblical king. : HEROD
11. Dweller, south of the Dead Sea. : EDOMITE
12. St. François ___. : DESALES
13. Sport attraction. : RACES
15. Much-worn fabric. : DENIM
20. Jumps over. : HOPS
23. Submarine device. : SNORKEL
24. Usual. : REGULAR
27. Go into action. : START
28. Come up. : RISEN
31. Bird call. : COO
33. Mountain peak: Scot. : BEN
35. Arsenal contents. : FIREARMS
36. Wise man of legend. : SOLOMON
37. Compliment. : TRIBUTE
38. Utah lily. : SEGO
39. The kitchen. : CUISINE
40. Diesels. : ENGINES
41. Foot-in-mouth event. : BONER
43. Misanthropes. : HATERS
45. Musical get-togethers. : SINGS
47. Earthen jars. : OLLAS
49. Waif. : GAMIN
51. Sups. : EATS
53. Machete. : BOLO
55. ___ dancer. : TOE
57. Grain. : OAT

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

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