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New York Times, Saturday, September 3, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,068
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1. Senegal seaport. : DAKAR
6. Fish. : SHAD
10. Exclamation meaning "Begone!" : SCAT
14. Strike out. : ELIDE
15. Rodent. : HARE
16. Land tract. : AREA
17. Possible site of World Series games. : CANDLESTICKPARK
20. Of a mighty mountain chain. : ANDEAN
21. Wild plum. : SLOE
22. ___ geht's (How do you do?): Ger. : WIE
23. Tribesman of Borneo. : DYAK
25. Card player. : DEALER
27. Presidential nickname. : CAL
30. Partly fermented grape juice. : STUM
32. Finial. : EPI
33. Premium on currency exchange. : AGIO
35. Thought. : IDEA
37. One of the Fords. : EDSEL
41. Campaign activity. : PRESSCONFERENCE
44. Lady with "la plume." : TANTE
45. Without delay. : SOON
46. Bird. : SORA
47. Tagore's country: Poet. : IND
49. Little ones. : TOTS
51. Kind of hairdo. : BUN
52. Settling, as for a play. : LOCALE
55. Oxfords. : TIES
57. ___ y plata: Montana's motto. : ORO
58. First word of Vergil epic. : ARMA
61. Flightless bird. : RATITE
65. Sometime payments to Internal Revenue Office. : CONSCIENCEMONEY
68. Interlock. : KNIT
69. Hindu sacred books. : VEDA
70. The socially elect. : ELITE
71. Symbol of the classic comic actor. : SOCK
72. Dutch port. : EDAM
73. Palm tree fruits. : DATES
1. Ten: Prefix. : DECA
2. Author Paton. : ALAN
3. Benevolent. : KIND
4. Stated further. : ADDED
5. Field day events. : RELAYS
6. Silencing sounds. : SHS
7. Homburgs. : HATS
8. Seed covering. : ARIL
9. Translate in a certain way. : DECODE
10. Undermine. : SAP
11. Swimming stroke. : CRAWL
12. Eagle's nest. : AERIE
13. Receiver. : TAKER
18. Related on the mother's side. : ENATIC
19. Custodian. : KEEPER
24. Glory. : KUDOS
26. Right-hand men. : AIDES
27. Nautical title: Abbr. : CAPT
28. Site of the Taj Mahal. : AGRA
29. Property claim. : LIEN
31. Forget ___. : MENOT
34. Port of ancient Rome. : OSTIA
36. Walking. : AFOOT
38. Social climber. : SNOB
39. Beige. : ECRU
40. Spare. : LEAN
42. Site of the Battle of Hastings. : SENLAC
43. Whole. : ENTIRE
48. Infer. : DERIVE
50. Furrowed. : SEAMED
52. Wrestling holds. : LOCKS
53. College town on the Penobscot. : ORONO
54. ___ sections, in geometry. : CONIC
56. Roman matron's robe. : STOLA
59. Reward: Poet. : MEED
60. "On a wing ___ prayer." : ANDA
62. Monogram: Abbr. : INIT
63. Head: Fr. : TETE
64. Target centers. : EYES
66. Broker's abbreviation. : STK
67. Rotating part, in machinery. : CAM

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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