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New York Times, Wednesday, August 24, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q V X }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,058
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1. Expenditure. : COST
5. Formed into a hard mass. : CAKED
10. ___ de foie gras. : PATE
14. Butterine. : OLEO
15. Year: Fr. : ANNEE
16. Pearl Buck heroine. : OLAN
17. Opposite of van. : REAR
18. Author of "Conversation Piece." : NOELCOWARD
20. Cupbearer of the gods. : GANYMEDE
22. Broadcasters' media. : RADIOS
23. Tragic daughter of Cadmus. : INO
24. Common verb. : ARE
25. Small dog: Colloq. : PEKE
26. Pullmans, gondolas, etc. : CARS
28. Most gauzy. : SHEEREST
32. Famous Speaker of the House. : CLARK
34. Companion of shaven. : SHORN
35. Fish dish. : ROE
36. Throng. : HOST
37. Scrutinizes. : SCANS
38. Governess hired by King Mongkut. : ANNA
39. Rubber-yielding tree. : ULE
40. Great ___ Mountains. : SMOKY
41. Small branches. : TWIGS
42. Long Island resort. : BAYSHORE
44. Shade of gray. : MOLE
45. Laborer. : PEON
46. Native of Indo-China. : LAO
47. Groups of administrators: Abbr. : BDS
50. Walking. : ONFOOT
53. Absent-minded. : DISTRAIT
55. Olympic skating champion. : CAROLHEISS
57. Empire whose capital was Cuzco. : INCA
58. Row. : TIER
59. Miss Doolittle. : ELIZA
60. Part of a ship's keel. : SKEG
61. Bull ring bravos. : OLES
62. Clothing. : SUITS
63. To be: Lat. : ESSE
1. Breed of Welsh dogs. : CORGI
2. City on the Allegheny. : OLEAN
3. Abbey Theatre playwright. : SEANOCASEY
4. Colonial loyalist. : TORY
5. Workers in rattan. : CANERS
6. Positive pole, in electricity. : ANODE
7. Leg joint. : KNEE
8. Lamprey. : EEL
9. Decision makers. : DECREERS
10. Tributary of the Yellowstone river. : POWDER
11. Jai ___. : ALAI
12. Source of Hawaiian poi. : TARO
13. Companion of odds. : ENDS
19. Made of a certain wood. : OAKEN
21. A plus, for example. : MARK
25. Not genuine: Slang. : PHONY
27. Department of a magazine or newspaper. : ART
28. Fountain drink of milk. : SHAKE
29. Most valuable National Leaguer, 1959. : ERNIEBANKS
30. Lyric. : SONG
31. Afternoon affairs. : TEAS
32. Fish. : CHUB
33. Gwen Verdon role. : LOLA
34. Derision. : SCORN
37. Polishes. : SMOOTHES
38. Shoemaker's tool. : AWL
40. The underworld. : SHEOL
41. Whistle sound. : TOOT
43. Wild animals' trails. : SPOORS
44. "___ in de cold, cold ground." : MASSAS
46. Famous Hungarian composer. : LISZT
48. Cuts in small pieces. : DICES
49. Area behind the proscenium. : STAGE
50. Eight: Comb. form. : OCTO
51. Staple's cousin. : NAIL
52. Not busy. : FREE
53. 503. : DIII
54. Upward slope. : RISE
56. Elected: Fr. : ELU

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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