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New York Times, Wednesday, January 1, 1958

Author:
Joseph LaFauci
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 278 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 89, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
Joseph LaFauci has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,109
Across
1. Perfumery center near Cannes. : GRASSE
7. "Eheu ___," start of Horace's lament for the fleeting years. : FUGACES
14. Brainpan. : CRANIUM
15. In the fashion. : ALAMODE
16. County in Connaught, Ireland. : LEITRIM
17. Hodgepodge. : MELANGE
18. City in central Sicily. : ENNA
19. Head: Fr. : TETE
21. About one quart. : LITER
22. Wildly gay. : MAD
23. Mother of Apollo. : LETO
24. Slips of the tongue or pen. : BONERS
25. Make more suitable. : ADAPT
27. Air. : MIEN
29. Having prongs. : TINED
30. Arcade of Athens. : STOA
31. Ranch. : FARM
35. Quechuan tribesman. : INCA
36. Dwarf. : STUNT
37. South African perennial. : ALOE
38. Request, as advice. : SEEK
39. Faultless. : PURE
40. Well-known ball player, for short. : DIMAG
41. Rockefeller Center meeting place. : RINK
42. Plowed land: Span. : ARADA
43. Sculptured. : GRAVEN
47. Basic principle of radar. : ECHO
50. Navigator's aid. : MAP
51. Bolt. : RIVET
52. Cow barn. : BYRE
53. Palm tree. : SAGO
54. Run. : OPERATE
56. Insignificant. : UNNOTED
58. Particular form of anything. : VERSION
59. Kind of triangle. : SCALENE
60. International compact. : ENTENTE
61. French revolutionist. : HEBERT
Down
1. Gauzy silk fabric. : GRENADINE
2. Colorful Indian ceremony. : RAINDANCE
3. Pilaster. : ANTA
4. Title. : SIR
5. Series of related things. : SUITE
6. Irish patriot of 1800. : EMMET
7. Celebrity. : FAME
8. Diminutive suffix. : ULE
9. Unit of capacity. : GALLON
10. At full speed: Poet. : AMAIN
11. Tale or story: Fr. : CONTE
12. Sharp tool. : EDGER
13. Haruspices. : SEERS
14. Flowering vine. : CLEMATIS
20. Occupant of holiday platter. : TOMTURKEY
23. Business abbreviation. : LTD
24. Pound. : BEAT
26. Projecting point. : PEAK
28. Beloved of Glaucus. : IONE
30. Astound. : STUN
31. Beautiful. : FAIR
32. Subject of many a glee club song. : ALMAMATER
33. Highwayman of Western dramas. : ROADAGENT
34. Large-footed bird. : MEGAPODE
36. Short trip in a vehicle. : SPIN
40. Very large P. I. tree. : DAO
41. Keep. : RETAIN
43. Part of the forest. : GROVE
44. Approach perfection. : RIPEN
45. Stave off. : AVERT
46. Lines before the chorus. : VERSE
48. Mass of people. : CRUSH
49. Accordingly. : HENCE
52. Nota ___. : BENE
53. Food fish. : SOLE
55. Kindergartner. : TOT
57. Catch. : NAB

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

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