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New York Times, Saturday, May 25, 1957

Author: A. H. Drummond, Jr.
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 305 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8 Grid has repeated answers.
A. H. Drummond, Jr. has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,888
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1. Unharmed. : SAFE
5. Interests. : SAKES
10. Part of an envelope. : FLAP
14. Pearl Buck character. : OLAN
15. Musical sound. : TRILL
16. Wolf: Span. : LOBO
17. Raw material for decisions. : FACTSANDFIGURES
20. Test by a chemical process. : TITRATE
21. Coagulate. : CURDLE
22. Word of approval. : FINE
23. Hindu ascetic. : FAKIR
25. Hawked. : CRIED
27. Badly: Prefix. : MAL
28. Pairs. : DYADS
32. Dutch name. : HANS
33. Red cedar. : SAVINE
35. Forthwith. : NOW
36. Put a stop to. : END
37. By the way. : APROPOS
38. Digit. : TOE
39. Jack Benny's is 39. : AGE
40. U.S. jets. : SABRES
41. Opera set in Memphis. : AIDA
42. Food fish. : PERCH
44. Went first. : LED
45. Former "West Point" of France. : STCYR
46. Behaved. : ACTED
48. Persuade: Colloq. : SELL
49. Laborer in Egypt. : FELLAH
52. Filters. : STRAINS
55. William H. Whyte Jr.'s subject. : ORGANIZATIONMAN
58. Not for. : ANTI
59. Hero of Scott novel. : NIGEL
60. Wild goat of Nepal. : TAHR
61. City in Belgium. : MONS
62. Disbursed. : SPENT
63. Tomahawks. : AXES
1. Delicate. : SOFT
2. Jai ___. : ALAI
3. Man after the truth. : FACTFINDER
4. Vestibules. : ENTRIES
5. Washington, for example. : STATE
6. English composer. : ARNE
7. Tease: Slang. : KID
8. Dwarf. : ELF
9. Type of magazine. : SLICK
10. Spurt. : FLURRY
11. Chronicler of Pearl Harbor. : LORD
12. Genesis name. : ABEL
13. Propound. : POSE
18. Contents of certain boxes. : SAND
19. Pilots. : GUIDES
23. Specially privileged. : FAVORED
24. Wing-footed, as a bat. : ALIPED
25. Easily got. : CHEAP
26. Cowboy's home. : RANGE
27. Type of cake. : MARBLE
29. Novelistic disappointment. : ANTICLIMAX
30. Howdy ___. : DOODY
31. Trust implicitly (with "by"). : SWEAR
33. Resort. : SPA
34. French pronoun. : NOS
37. Depth charge: Slang. : ASHCAN
41. Where Peachtree Street is. : ATLANTA
43. French city opposite Dover. : CALAIS
45. Immunology prefix. : SERO
47. Becomes scantier. : THINS
48. Basketball's Wilt the ___. : STILT
49. Type of rubber. : FOAM
50. Hungarian man's name. : ERNO
51. 2,240 pounds: Abbr. : LGTN
52. British gun. : STEN
53. Nearness: Ger. : NAHE
54. Portuguese gentlemen: Abbr. : SNRS
56. Energy: Colloq. : ZIP
57. Epoch. : AGE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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