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New York Times, Tuesday, September 27, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,092
Across Down
1. Looked well on. : BECAME
7. Popular type of sleeve. : PUSHUP
13. Small songbird. : TANAGER
14. Harmonious. : INTUNE
15. Originate. : EMANATE
16. Operatic soprano Patti. : ADELINA
18. Algerian rebel leader. : ABBAS
19. Leonine feature. : MANE
21. Matinee times: Abbr. : AFTS
22. Enough to satisfy. : FILL
23. Hardships. : RIGORS
25. Tree. : OAK
26. Pronoun. : ONE
27. Building lots. : SITES
28. River into the Seine. : MARNE
30. Ribbon ornaments. : ROSETTES
32. More placid. : CALMER
33. Troubles. : WOES
34. Brownish-purple color. : PUCE
35. Trees with quivering leaves. : ASPENS
38. Crack shots. : MARKSMEN
42. Frighten. : SCARE
43. Modern panacea. : PILLS
44. Thoroughfare: Abbr. : AVE
45. Golf term. : PAR
46. "Tale of Two Cities" character. : DARNAY
48. Hearty meat dish. : STEW
49. Cleopatra's maid. : IRAS
51. Mottled. : PIED
52. English county. : SHIRE
53. Melons. : CASABAS
55. Chants. : INTONES
57. Big dogs. : BOXERS
58. Closest. : NEAREST
59. Rainy and snowy. : SLEETY
60. Broadway. : STREET
1. Babe Ruth. : BAMBINO
2. Provides with means (to do something). : ENABLES
3. Welland, for instance. : CANAL
4. Turkish officials. : AGAS
5. Sat. : MET
6. Hermits. : EREMITES
7. Musical instruments. : PIANOS
8. Subordinate. : UNDER
9. Sault ___ Marie. : STE
10. Type of dance. : HULA
11. Suit. : UNIFORM
12. Hydrocarbon. : PENTANE
13. "___ Two." : TEAFOR
17. Interrogator. : ASKER
20. Long periods of time. : AGES
23. Ceremonies. : RITES
24. Fishing boats. : SMACKS
27. Pitted. : STONED
29. Beverages. : ALES
31. Jug. : EWER
32. Having ringlets. : CURLY
34. The twelve peers of Charlemagne. : PALADINS
35. Jelly, as of tomato juice. : ASPIC
36. Beetles. : SCARABS
37. Sun shade. : PARASOL
38. Source of wealth. : MINE
39. Theatrical term. : MATINEE
40. High peak. : EVEREST
41. Latest. : NEWEST
43. Finicky. : PRISSY
47. By itself. : APART
48. Coast. : SHORE
50. ___-Weimar. : SAXE
52. Arcturus. : STAR
54. Busy insect. : BEE
56. Gain. : NET

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

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