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New York Times, Tuesday, September 20, 1960

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.46, Missing: { F J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 84, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,085
Across
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Enclave within SE France. : MONACO
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Spanish province. : MALAGA
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Took a header. : DIVEDIN
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Clear. : EVIDENT
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Windflower. : ANEMONE
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Girl in "Gone With the Wind." : MELANIE
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Evergreen tree with long seed pods. : CAROB
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One of the missiles. : THOR
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Same: Fr. : MEME
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Common verb. : ARE
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Spartan magistrate. : EPHOR
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Charlotte Corday's victim. : MARAT
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Sound of thunder. : PEAL
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Slippery. : OILY
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Growing out. : ENATE
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Man's name meaning "rich." : OTTO
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Prospector's find. : ORE
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Founder of Ethical Culture Movement. : ADLER
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Justify. : VINDICATE
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Thrifty one. : SAVER
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Night: Lat. : NOX
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Presidential prerogative. : VETO
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Like an old woman. : ANILE
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Guy's companion. : DOLL
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By any chance. : EVER
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Without guidance. : UNLED
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Great mountain chain. : ANDES
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___ et labora (pray and work): Lat. : ORA
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Existentialism, for one. : CULT
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Oarsmen. : CREW
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Memento. : TOKEN
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High spirits. : ELATION
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Wandering: Poet. : AROVING
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Architectural style: Fr. : REGENCE
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Wine city of France, on the Rhone. : VALENCE
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Composed of three. : TERNAL
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Come out. : EMERGE
Down
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Mosque turret. : MINARET
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Dine too well. : OVEREAT
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No one: Lat. : NEMO
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Kind of brick. : ADOBE
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Ohio city: Abbr. : CIN
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A fraction. : ONETHIRD
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Nostalgic "Lane" of song. : MEMORY
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Affirm. : AVER
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Small: Dial. : LIL
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Characters in "Paradise Lost." : ADAMANDEVE
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Prevalent. : GENERAL
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Endowed with life. : ANIMATE
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Aria ___, in the typical three-part aria form. : DACAPO
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Waver. : TEETER
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Ace. : HOLEINONE
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East Indian tree. : POON
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Substance. : MEAT
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Billet-doux. : LOVELETTER
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Angered. : IRED
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Permanent. : COLDWAVE
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Crossbar. : AXLE
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Sometime flying object. : SAUCER
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Little ring. : ANNULET
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Part of New York City (with "the"). : VILLAGE
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Calling forth. : EVOKING
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Roman writer of plays. : TERENCE
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Bright color. : ORANGE
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Kind of grass. : DARNEL
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Garment for evening wear. : STOLE
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Imogene of TV. : COCA
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Done with. : OVER
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Wayside place. : INN
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Sign of the zodiac. : RAM

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

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