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New York Times, Tuesday, September 13, 1960

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J K Q W X Y }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,078
Across
1. Sour. : ACID
5. Hebrew prophet. : AMOS
9. Wearing apparel in Near East. : VEIL
13. Solitary. : ALONE
14. "It's all the same ___." : TOME
15. East Indian: Comb. form. : INDO
16. Lariat. : RIATA
17. Marine animals, as sea squirts. : TUNICATES
19. Become visible. : MATERIALIZE
21. Who "ate the malt" in nursery rhyme? : RAT
22. Arabian principality. : ASIR
23. Get ___ of. : RID
24. Other. : ELSE
26. Showered. : RAINED
29. Rate of speed. : TEMPO
32. Boredoms. : ENNUIS
35. Infra ___. : DIG
37. Require. : NEED
38. Paired. : COUPLED
40. Crisp, breakable candy. : BRITTLE
42. Distress. : HURT
43. Member of a political party: Abbr. : SOC
45. Awn. : ARISTA
46. Attack. : ONSET
48. One behind the other. : TANDEM
50. Redact. : EDIT
52. Charge. : FEE
53. Part of E by S. : EAST
57. Direct. : AIM
59. Distinguishing property or mark, in logic. : DIFFERENTIA
62. Curtained. : DRAPERIED
64. Meteorologist's concern. : STORM
65. Mohammedan noble. : AMIR
66. Villain's doing. : EVIL
67. Transfers of ownership. : SALES
68. Assured of success. : MADE
69. Sandy tract by the sea: Brit. : DENE
70. Extensions at right angles. : ELLS
Down
1. Otherwise. : ALIAS
2. Tropical American mammal. : COATI
3. Stopped temporarily. : INTERRUPTED
4. Epistolary salutation. : DEAR
5. Achieve. : ATTAIN
6. Shaped. : MOULDED
7. Everywhere: Comb. form. : OMNI
8. Grasp. : SEIZE
9. By way of. : VIA
10. Side dish. : ENTREMETS
11. Percept. : IDEA
12. Missing. : LOST
13. First word of Virgil's Aeneid. : ARMA
18. Primitive chisel. : CELT
20. Perennial plants. : IRISES
25. Describing Laurence Sterne's "Journey." : SENTIMENTAL
27. Trouble. : AIL
28. Bob the bait. : DIB
30. Hide. : PELT
31. Theatres. : ODEA
32. Ten-story satellite. : ECHO
33. Part of speech. : NOUN
34. Denizen of the playground. : NURSEMAID
36. Pupil, as a fifth ___. : GRADER
39. Dowry. : DOT
41. Anger. : IRE
44. Stimulant alkaloid. : CAFFEIN
47. Help along (with "over"). : TIDE
49. Compass pointer. : NEEDLE
51. Weary. : TIRED
54. Coral island. : ATOLL
55. Forefathers: Poet. : SIRES
56. Headwear. : TAMS
57. Style of English furniture. : ADAM
58. "___ La Douce." : IRMA
60. Basketball team. : FIVE
61. Existence: Lat. : ESSE
63. Grand ___, Evangeline's home. : PRE

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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