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New York Times, Monday, August 22, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J K Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 260 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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1. Glissade, for example. : STEP
5. Get ___ (succeed). : AHEAD
10. Manger. : CRIB
14. Buddhist priest. : LAMA
15. Noncom. : SARGE
16. Protagonist. : HERO
17. A particular word or phrase. : EXPRESSION
19. Gem. : OPAL
20. Separate. : DISCRETE
21. Harness ring. : TERRET
23. Gaelic. : ERSE
24. The street: Fr. : LARUE
25. Dippers. : LADLES
28. Symbol of slowness. : MOLASSES
31. Hail: Lat. : AVE
32. Extinct birds. : DODOS
34. Inventor in radio field. : TESLA
35. Knocks. : RAPS
37. Parts. : ROLES
39. Ich ___ (I serve): Prince of Wales' motto. : DIEN
40. Coeds. : GIRLS
42. New Yankee star. : MARIS
44. Calendar abbreviation. : OCT
45. Fragrant evergreen. : OLEANDER
47. ___ earth (practical). : DOWNTO
49. Stand (one) in good ___. : STEAD
50. Factor in heredity. : GENE
51. Tie. : FASTEN
53. Sea NE of the West Indies. : SARGASSO
57. 53. : LIII
58. Inkling. : IMPRESSION
60. Shortly. : ANON
61. Lebanese seaport. : SAIDA
62. Other. : ELSE
63. ___ ho (work together): Marine slogan of W. W. II. : GUNG
64. Hostelry. : HOTEL
65. Anita ___. : LOOS
1. Relative of a pung. : SLED
2. Move along the ground, as a plane. : TAXI
3. Rulers: Abbr. : EMPS
4. Bundle. : PARCEL
5. Town official. : ASSESSOR
6. Waste maker. : HASTE
7. Lake of 9,950 sq. mi. : ERIE
8. Past. : AGO
9. Part of D. D. S. : DENTAL
10. Spoke in unison. : CHORUSED
11. Relative of inhibition. : REPRESSION
12. "Dies ___." : IRAE
13. Roll of cloth. : BOLT
18. Was mistaken. : ERRED
22. Part of Q. E. D. : ERAT
24. Runner-up. : LOSER
25. Slow and stately, in music. : LARGO
26. Profit. : AVAIL
27. Gloominess. : DEPRESSION
28. Tooth. : MOLAR
29. Choose. : ELECT
30. ___ Domingo. : SANTO
33. Like St. Peter's. : DOMED
36. Venetian blind material. : SLATTING
38. Starry. : SIDEREAL
41. Old-time dagger. : SNEE
43. Carols. : SONGS
46. Kind of pastry. : DANISH
48. Relative of stoat and marten. : WEASEL
50. Watchman: Fr. : GARDE
51. Old Glory. : FLAG
52. Aborigine of Japan. : AINU
53. Narrow point of land. : SPIT
54. Farm building. : SILO
55. Just fair. : SOSO
56. Units. : ONES
59. Chinese name. : MAO

Answer summary: 5 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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