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New York Times, Thursday, January 19, 1956

Author: Madeline Corse
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 250 (avg 1.32)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Madeline Corse has 39 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1956, The New York TimesNo. 2,396
Across Down
1. Ruler. : SHAH
5. Foundation. : BASIS
10. Bicarb. : SODA
14. Combining form for a continent. : EURO
15. " ___ on a wide wide sea!" : ALONE
16. Prune. : TRIM
17. According to a means of proposed propulsion. : ASTRONAUTICALLY
20. Adams of the White House. : SHERMAN
21. Lustrous exterior. : ENAMEL
22. Iran's trump card. : OIL
23. Home of early civilization. : CRETE
24. C. D. signal. : ALERT
27. Hair-do. : BUN
28. "Our revels now are ___." : ENDED
32. "Dolls." : GALS
33. ___ Winston. : SIR
34. Resembling a certain animal. : URSINE
35. Sash. : OBI
36. Teases without malice. : BANTERS
38. Direction. : ESE
39. Having spokes. : RADIAL
41. Beverage. : ALE
42. Scatter at intervals. : STUD
43. Re. : ANENT
44. National Guard: Abbr. : MIL
45. Recesses in church structures. : APSES
46. Sully. : STAIN
48. Feminine name ending. : INE
49. Beef ___. : EATERS
51. Windpipe. : TRACHEA
55. Government executives and their policies. : ADMINISTRATIONS
57. That which claims devotion. : IDOL
58. "___ by the bell." : SAVED
59. Haywire. : AMOK
60. Crumbly soil. : MARL
61. Raise the spirits. : ELATE
62. Without: Suffix. : LESS
1. "I must go down to the ___ again . . . " : SEAS
2. Lullaby word. : HUSH
3. "Vissi d'___," Tosca aria. : ARTE
4. Exclamation of dismay. : HORRORS
5. Hackneyed. : BANAL
6. Actor Bunce. : ALAN
7. Small coin. : SOU
8. Young M. D. : INTERN
9. River of the Left Bank. : SEINE
10. Botanical parts. : STAMENS
11. Heraldic band. : ORLE
12. Famous British Field Marshal. : DILL
13. Marmee's youngest. : AMY
18. Neglect. : OMIT
19. Feeds a crowd. : CATERS
23. Last word of a play script. : CURTAIN
24. Place of assembly. : AGORA
25. Rachel's father. : LABAN
26. Slur over. : ELIDE
27. Trash receptacle. : BIN
29. Cookbook addenda. : DIETS
30. Result. : ENSUE
31. "Little ___ of kindness . . . " : DEEDS
33. ___ volatile. : SAL
34. Noun suffix of action. : URE
36. Grow fat. : BATTEN
37. Old measure. : ELL
40. Put in a drop at a time. : INSTILL
42. Distinctive. : SPECIAL
44. Prayer book. : MISSAL
45. A medical textbook: Abbr. : ANAT
47. Originate. : ARISE
48. Turkish decree. : IRADE
49. Icelandic literary work. : EDDA
50. Cupid, in art. : AMOR
51. Former trade allowance. : TRET
52. To the heart of the matter. : HOME
53. Biblical name. : ENOS
54. Invites. : ASKS
55. Try (to do something). : AIM
56. Power agency. : TVA

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

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