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New York Times, Monday, January 2, 1956

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.31, Missing: { B F J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 2, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12
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© 1956, The New York TimesNo. 2,379
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1. Imitation. : MOCK
5. Girl in a popular song. : LOLA
9. Novel of 1816. : EMMA
13. Wings. : ALAE
14. Resign voluntarily from a job. : DEMIT
15. Amphibian. : TOAD
16. One of many at 51 Across. : DELEGATEATLARGE
19. "Peace and Prosperity," for instance. : CAMPAIGNSLOGAN
20. Consumed. : ATE
21. Recreation center for service men. : USO
22. Rose Bowl team. : ELEVEN
24. Hawk. : PEDDLE
26. Part of a ship. : KEEL
28. Japanese name. : ITO
29. Expresses agreement. : ASSENTS
31. Delay in anticipation of. : WAIT
32. Grating. : GRID
35. Allow. : LET
36. Noun suffix. : ANCE
37. Prefix on air letters. : AERO
38. Quandary. : DILEMMA
41. 901 years ago. : MLV
42. Register. : LIST
43. Doctrine of prejudice. : RACISM
47. Welsh and Shetland. : PONIES
49. Mr. Summerfield: Abbr. : PMG
50. Self: French. : SOI
51. Cow Palace. : CONVENTIONHALL
55. Sam Rayburn, for example. : PARLIAMENTARIAN
56. Virginia willow. : ITEA
57. Bout: Colloq. : SETTO
58. Detest. : HATE
59. Counting out word. : EENY
60. Letters. : EXES
61. Females. : SHES
1. Reckless. : MADCAP
2. Chemical salt. : OLEATE
3. Soothed. : CALMED
4. Maintain. : KEEP
5. Opposite of 4 Down. : LETGO
6. Presage. : OMEN
7. Important rock strata of the Jurassic system. : LIAS
8. New Earl and Countess. : ATTLEES
9. Floor of a maison. : ETAGE
10. Native of Brno. : MORAVIAN
11. Endowed with personal attractiveness. : MAGNETIC
12. Hoosier author. : ADE
14. Where VIPs gather. : DAISES
17. Frenchmen. : GAULS
18. Recline. : LOLL
23. Observation. : NOTE
25. Part of a pedestal. : DADO
26. Worshiped. : KNELT
27. Diminutive suffix. : ETTE
30. Mr. Whitney, et al. : ELIS
31. Corps of 1942. : WAAC
32. Large umbrella. : GAMP
33. Establish again. : RELOCATE
34. Yankee outfielder. : IRVNOREN
38. Evil state of affairs. : DISEASE
39. Peter Lorre's role. : MRMOTO
40. ___ cum laude. : MAGNA
42. Son of Jacob. : LEVI
44. Book of the Old Testament. : ISAIAH
45. "Who passes by this road ___?" : SOLATE
46. A. A. and family. : MILNES
48. Adorn by insertion of other material. : INLAY
49. Measures. : PINTS
52. Where Los Alamos is: Abbr. : NMEX
53. Head: Fr. : TETE
54. Royal titles: Abbr. : HRHS
55. Article of food. : PIE

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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