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New York Times, Thursday, September 8, 1960

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 4,073
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1. Fastener. : HASP
5. Genus of goats. : CAPRA
10. Fish dish. : SHAD
14. Mallorca, for one. : ISLA
15. Of the ear. : AURAL
16. Get rid of. : LOSE
17. ___ period (time before strike action). : COOLINGOFF
19. Hipbones. : ILIA
20. ___ of (expel from a political party, group, etc.). : READOUT
21. Eloped. : RANOFF
23. Many pounds. : TONS
24. 8 quarts. : PECK
25. Impair the enjoyment of. : SPOIL
28. Refuse. : TRASH
30. Medical organization: Abbr. : AMA
33. Communities. : TOWNS
34. ___ and for all. : ONCE
35. Tennis stroke. : LOB
36. Anger: Dial. : RILE
37. ___ Domingo. : SANTO
39. ___ on (be overfond of). : DOTE
40. Custom. : USE
41. Sign on merchandise. : SOLD
42. Legal claim: Fr. : DROIT
43. Encountered. : MET
44. Medicinal berry. : CUBEB
46. Moroccans. : RIFFS
47. World Series addicts. : FANS
48. Lily plant. : ALOE
50. Four-___. : INHAND
53. Supported. : STOODBY
56. Unit of measure. : FOOT
57. Free: Slang. : ONTHELOOSE
60. Chimney. : FLUE
61. Office records. : FILES
62. American chemist, Nobel prize winner. : UREY
63. Patio. : YARD
64. Silk of Indian corn. : FLOSS
65. Retread. : TIRE
1. ___ jacet (here lies): Lat. : HIC
2. Hebrew lyre. : ASOR
3. Wild plum. : SLOE
4. Hill of Rome. : PALATINE
5. Church law. : CANON
6. Majestic. : AUGUST
7. Lutheran, for one: Abbr. : PROT
8. English air arm. : RAF
9. Outdoors. : ALFRESCO
10. Move furtively. : SLINK
11. Whole: Comb. form. : HOLO
12. Like: Colloq. : ASIF
13. Giving no heed. : DEAF
18. Favorites. : IDOLS
22. Throb. : ACHE
24. Breathe with difficulty. : PANT
25. Play the banjo. : STRUM
26. Stability. : POISE
27. Young bird. : OWLET
29. Round: Fr. : RONDE
30. Cool and reserved. : ALOOF
31. Main theme, in the arts. : MOTIF
32. Urges. : ABETS
37. Speak loudly. : SOUNDOFF
38. Vestments. : ALBS
39. Withered. : DRIEDOUT
41. Look at closely. : SCAN
42. Slaver. : DROOL
45. Washes. : BATHES
47. Destined. : FATED
49. Kind of clay. : LOESS
50. Abounding in conditions or suppositions. : IFFY
51. Popular piano piece. : NOLA
52. Time. : HOUR
53. French town. : STLO
54. Former opera star. : BORI
55. Nieuport's river. : YSER
58. Nothing. : NIL
59. Optic. : EYE

Answer summary: 6 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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