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New York Times, Friday, January 18, 1957

Author:
Helen Fasulo
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Helen Fasulo has 94 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,761
Across
1. Creator of Bald Iggle. : CAPP
5. Just passably. : SOSO
9. Herd (cattle). : PUNCH
14. A form of 8 Down. : OPRY
15. Garment. : WRAP
16. January, in Spain. : ENERO
17. Hibernater's retreat. : LAIR
18. Fortune hunter. : ADVENTURER
20. Military forces. : ARMIES
22. Mother Machree's land. : ERIN
23. Recognize. : OWN
24. Congressional act. : STATUTE
26. Arabian garments. : ABAS
28. Poke fun at. : DERIDE
30. Stag party. : SMOKER
34. Arena decision. : TKO
36. Supplementing (with "out"). : EKING
38. The four hundred. : ELITE
39. Type of income. : RENT
41. Simulated. : ACTED
43. City in Sicily. : ENNA
44. Languor of the spirits. : ENNUI
46. Band. : TROOP
48. A son of Jacob. : GAD
49. Fixed. : STABLE
51. Lace frill. : EDGING
53. Island near Corsica. : ELBA
55. Most ghostly. : EERIEST
58. 951 years ago. : MVI
61. Filled with derring-do. : BOLD
63. Italian city on the Adriatic. : ANCONA
64. One with extra-sensory perception. : MINDREADER
67. Old Persian coin. : KRAN
68. Result. : ENSUE
69. Main part of a church. : NAVE
70. Shield. : EGIS
71. Glutted. : SATED
72. Suffused with color. : DYED
73. Dutch portrait painter. : LELY
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1. Flowering African trees. : COLAS
2. Estranged. : APART
3. Roberta Peters, for example. : PRIMADONNA
4. Fool's gold. : PYRITE
5. Design of ancient origin. : SWASTIKA
6. California military base. : ORD
7. Except. : SAVE
8. Works. : OPERA
9. Term of endearment. : PETNAME
10. Prime Minister back in power in Burma. : UNU
11. Fictional Wolfe. : NERO
12. Company. : CREW
13. Bugle. : HORN
19. His ___ (a self-important person). : NIBS
21. Tributary of the Seine. : EURE
25. Official decree. : EDICT
27. One and only. : SOLE
29. Between: Fr. : ENTRE
31. He ruled 1936–52. : KINGGEORGE
32. Sicilian peak. : ETNA
33. Interpret. : READ
34. Very: Fr. : TRES
35. Youthful British duke. : KENT
37. Stone with crystal-lined cavity. : GEODE
40. City transportation. : TUBE
42. Describing certain books. : DOGEARED
45. Boorish. : ILLBRED
47. Spool of a weaver's shuttle. : PIRN
50. Central American tree. : EBOE
52. Metallic element. : NICKEL
54. Baltic island group. : ALAND
56. Gastropod. : SNAIL
57. Silverweed. : TANSY
58. Butterfly and Bovary: Abbr. : MMES
59. ___ del Mar, port of Chile. : VINA
60. Of the current month: Abbr. : INST
62. Unspecified time for a military operation. : DDAY
65. Exactly. : DUE
66. "The ___ of St. Agnes." : EVE

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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