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New York Times, Saturday, January 11, 1958

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 82, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 0, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,119
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1. Teller's forte. : SCIENCE
8. Flashes. : GLEAMS
14. Recent Eisenhower appointee. : KILLIAN
15. Inhabitant of a satellite. : MOONMAN
16. Conceited ones. : EGOISTS
17. Period of years. : CENTURY
18. Hebrew letter. : TAV
19. Variety of 62 Across. : ICEBERG
21. Cover. : LID
22. Small body of men. : CREW
24. Salutes. : HAILS
25. Actress Tierney. : GENE
26. Expression of weariness. : HEYHO
28. Road surface. : TAR
29. Dilute. : WATER
30. Kind of sheer linen. : TOILE
32. To that extent. : SOFAR
34. Maritime county of England. : SUSSEX
36. Familiar words in Dixie. : YOUALL
39. Beauty shop items. : PERMS
41. Texas A. & M. player. : AGGIE
42. Captured. : TAKEN
45. Purpose. : AIM
47. Dye. : HENNA
49. Repenter. : RUER
50. Famous fur merchant. : ASTOR
52. Layer of earth. : SOIL
53. Exist. : ARE
54. Expediter. : SPEEDER
56. Pasture. : LEA
57. Type of "cocktail." : MOLOTOV
59. Manifest. : EVIDENT
61. Introductory section, in music. : PRELUDE
62. Boston or 19 Across. : LETTUCE
63. Family cars. : SEDANS
64. Banged. : SLAMMED
1. Short, informal story. : SKETCH
2. Product of North Carolina. : CIGARETS
3. Message on a Valentine. : ILOVEYOU
4. Man's name. : ELI
5. Unless: Lat. : NISI
6. Emotional break in the voice. : CATCH
7. Enthrone. : ENSEAT
8. Departing guests. : GOERS
9. Louisiana Senator. : LONG
10. Adjective suffix. : ENT
11. Charm. : AMULET
12. Service man. : MARINE
13. Member of Truman's Cabinet. : SNYDER
15. Wilson's successor. : MCELROY
20. Prejudice. : BIAS
23. Soft, rustling sound. : WHISPER
25. Repair shops. : GARAGES
27. Comedian Johnson's partner. : OLSEN
29. English novelist. : WAUGH
31. Suffix used with pamphlet, profit, etc. : EER
33. One of Stassen's jobs: Abbr. : FOA
35. Recent holiday time. : XMASEVE
37. Floor covering. : LINOLEUM
38. Clemency. : LENIENCE
40. Location. : SITE
42. Hikes. : TRAMPS
43. Hydrangea pink. : AURORE
44. Turned (over). : KEELED
46. Designs. : MODELS
48. Having wings. : ALATED
50. Animals without feet. : APODS
51. Delight. : REVEL
54. Astonish. : STUN
55. First name of Hollywood star. : RITA
58. Palm leaf: Var. : OLA
60. Tropical medicine degree. : DTM

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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