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New York Times, Monday, January 28, 1957

Author:
Sidney Lambert
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,771
Across
1. Large leaflike part of a flower. : SPATHE
7. Sides of doorways. : JAMBS
12. Enthusiastic embraces: Colloq. : BEARHUGS
14. On every side. : AROUND
16. Retaliation. : REPRISAL
17. Old Glory. : BANNER
18. Surface extents. : AREAS
19. Costa Rican port. : LIMON
21. Letter. : GEE
22. In a high degree. : VERY
23. Ornamental loop. : PICOT
24. Type of India rubber from South America. : PARA
25. Army togs. : ODS
26. Alaskan naval base. : SITKA
27. City on the Willamette River. : SALEM
28. Historic atoll. : WAKE
29. Makes clothes. : TAILORS
31. Vibrate. : SHAKE
33. Slackens. : SLOWS
34. Veteran troupers (with "old"). : STAGERS
36. Health centers. : SPAS
37. Loud shouts. : CRIES
38. Election name. : ESTES
40. City in Italy. : BRA
43. ___ de combat. : HORS
44. Any Western hero. : HEMAN
45. Understands. : SEES
46. Not in the pink. : ILL
47. Shade of blue: Colloq. : COPEN
48. Like some coats. : FURRY
49. Treat as unimportant. : SLIGHT
51. Corresponding factor. : ANALOGUE
53. Lackey. : MENIAL
54. First principle. : RUDIMENT
55. Thin and piping. : REEDY
56. Morning prayers. : MATINS
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1. Get angry: Colloq. : SEERED
2. Themes. : PAPERS
3. Marshal. : ARRAY
4. The thing mentioned. : THIS
5. Historic Czech reformer, Jan ___. : HUS
6. Liberté, ___, fraternité. : EGALITE
7. Ruffled lace trimming. : JABOT
8. Island off Ireland. : ARAN
9. Harry Lauder, for one. : MON
10. Resort abode. : BUNGALOW
11. Gibers. : SNEERERS
12. Cheer at the curtain call. : BRAVO
13. Glossy. : SLICK
15. Fond hopes. : DREAMS
20. Ditch. : MOAT
23. Tightwad. : PIKER
24. Columbus sailed from here. : PALOS
26. Oriental beverages. : SAKES
27. Companion of Paul. : SILAS
28. Pay. : WAGES
30. Colorado resort city. : ASPEN
31. Baby carriage. : STROLLER
32. Very slender margin. : HAIRLINE
34. Rift. : SCHISM
35. Percolate. : SEEP
36. Tin. : STANNUM
39. Blotch. : SMEAR
40. Miss Clinker's voice. : BERGEN
41. Most TV films. : RERUNS
42. Up to now. : ASYET
44. Violently. : HOTLY
45. Finland, to the Finns. : SUOMI
47. Lake in Africa. : CHAD
48. Flutter. : FLIT
50. Verb for Robert Burns. : GIE
52. Political group. : ADA

Answer summary: 7 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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