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New York Times, Wednesday, January 16, 1957

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { F J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,759
Across
1. Ambassador from Austria. : GRUBER
7. Jenny Lind's manager. : BARNUM
13. One of Nasser's people. : CAIRENE
14. "Last Hurrah" author. : OCONNOR
16. Meet by chance. : RUNINTO
17. Girl's name. : LOUELLA
18. Leghorn's largesse. : EGG
19. Regret deeply. : DEPLORE
21. Shoot at. : AIM
22. Words of agreement, in France. : OUIS
24. Holds sway. : REIGNS
25. Political party: Abbr. : DEM
26. Import from Ireland. : LINEN
28. Miss Fabray's nickname. : NAN
29. In this vicinity. : HERE
30. Marx' associate. : ENGELS
32. Gave allotments. : RATIONED
35. Orestes in O'Neill play. : ORIN
37. Time for a meal. : NOON
38. Floor cleaner. : SCRUBBER
42. See 37 Across. : TWELVE
46. Water bird. : COOT
47. Bah! : POH
49. Mongol. : ASIAN
50. Literary initials. : RLS
51. Thingumajig. : DOODAD
54. Minister to. : TEND
55. Between Tenn. and Fla. : ALA
56. Apollo's twin. : ARTEMIS
58. Hoosier humorist. : ADE
59. Island where Father Damien labored. : MOLOKAI
61. Indian coastal region. : MALABAR
63. Types of football kicks or passes. : SPIRALS
64. Glosses. : ENAMELS
65. Top ___. : SECRET
66. River hazard. : RAPIDS
Down
1. Artist noted for Tahitian scenes. : GAUGUIN
2. Tintinnabulation. : RINGING
3. Scene of Tell legend. : URI
4. Curve. : BEND
5. Journalize. : ENTER
6. Begin again. : REOPEN
7. Native of city that predates Rome. : BOLOGNAN
8. Tree fruit. : ACORN
9. Gay blades. : ROUES
10. Letters at the helm. : NNE
11. Without freight. : UNLADEN
12. Playwright of Louis XIV's time. : MOLIERE
13. Patois in New Orleans. : CREOLE
15. Pressed down. : RAMMED
20. Mendacious man. : LIAR
23. Participate to the end. : SEEOUT
27. Group settling wage disputes. : NLRB
29. Being what it seems. : HONEST
31. Kinsman. : SIB
33. Toddler. : TOT
34. Where H. C. Loveless was elected Governor. : IOWA
36. He favors relatives. : NEPOTIST
38. Vamooses. : SCRAMS
39. Rashers of bacon. : COLLOPS
40. Cole Porter work. : ROSALIE
41. Emulated Dave Erb. : RODE
43. He sleeps late. : LIEABED
44. Sackers of Rome, 455. : VANDALS
45. Bitter-___. : ENDERS
48. Spillane's hero. : HAMMER
51. Capital of French West Africa. : DAKAR
52. Papal cape. : ORALE
53. Roman name for 56 Across. : DIANA
57. Injury to pride. : SLAP
60. Sea animal. : ORC
62. "Where ___?" : AMI

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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