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New York Times, Wednesday, September 6, 1961

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 278 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1961, The New York TimesNo. 4,436

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Valuable commodity. : GOLD
5. Boxers. : DOGS
9. ___ large. : BYAND
14. Winged figure in art. : AMOR
15. Leigh Hunt hero. : ABOU
16. Dickens heroine. : LUCIE
17. Very favorable. : ROSY
18. Unconcerned. : NONCHALANT
20. Wild hog. : BOAR
21. Minister. : CLERIC
22. Teachers' group. : NEA
23. Hawaiian feast. : LUAU
25. Indiana city. : ELKHART
27. Evangeline's home. : GRANDPRE
31. Suffix in chemistry. : OLE
32. Border. : RIM
33. Pansy. : VIOLA
35. Saturate. : IMBUE
39. Make ___ of. : AGO
40. Victuals. : EDIBLES
42. Forest Canton of Switzerland. : URI
43. Lavabo. : BASIN
45. River into Lake Ilmen. : LOVAT
46. Son of Jacob. : DAN
47. Tribe of Sioux. : OTO
49. Large bird, so called by the Plains Indians. : WAREAGLE
51. Rocket part. : CAPSULE
55. Shipping abbreviation. : MDSE
56. Finnish port. : ABO
57. Parasitic fish. : REMORA
60. Let it stand. : STET
63. Philippine Island. : CORREGIDOR
65. Weird. : EERY
66. Instruct. : TUTOR
67. Join. : LINK
68. Negative of a sort. : NEIN
69. Detailed entries. : ITEMS
70. Purposes. : ENDS
71. Palm. : TREE
Down
1. Clothing. : GARB
2. Melville novel. : OMOO
3. Santa Fe's neighbor. : LOSALAMOS
4. Rehearsal for an event. : DRYRUN
5. Mythical marksman. : DANCUPID
6. Old Greek coin. : OBOL
7. Vanished. : GONE
8. A Bolivian capital. : SUCRE
9. Put on a certain roster. : BLACKLISTED
10. Actor Brynner. : YUL
11. W. I. timber tree. : ACANA
12. Forty-___. : NINER
13. Coup ___. : DETAT
19. City of T. H. : HILO
24. Fortune hunters. : ADVENTURERS
26. Margin. : HEM
27. ___ bag. : GRAB
28. Latvian port. : RIGA
29. Displease. : ROIL
30. Joint. : ELBOW
34. Edison's middle name. : ALVA
36. David Bell, for example. : BUDGETEER
37. Eurasian border river. : URAL
38. One: Ger. : EINE
41. Signs. : EARMARKS
44. Greek island. : IOS
48. Cassini of fashions. : OLEG
50. Concur. : ASSENT
51. Mescal and cholla. : CACTI
52. Concerned with. : ABOUT
53. Chateau's gate. : PORTE
54. "South Pacific" hero. : EMILE
58. One-eyed god. : ODIN
59. Circular: Fr. : ROND
61. Homonym of 65 Across. : ERIE
62. Newcastle's river. : TYNE
64. Gypsy. : ROM

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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