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New York Times, Wednesday, January 30, 1957

Author:
Joseph LaFauci
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.54, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 278 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 88, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,773

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Trouble. : PESTER
7. Hat. : FEDORA
13. Story set to music. : CANTATA
14. Type of Broadway production. : REVIVAL
15. Occasionally. : ATTIMES
16. Promenade. : ALAMEDA
17. Legal claims. : LIENS
18. NATO or SEATO. : PACT
20. Greek goddess. : ERIS
21. Imparted. : LENT
22. Conduits. : TUBES
23. Angora. : CAT
24. Leaf cutter. : ANT
25. Restrain. : DETER
26. Hit hard. : SMOTE
28. Hurry: Colloq. : STEPONIT
30. Member of too many organizations. : JOINER
31. Panamanian seaport. : COLON
32. Soothes. : LULLS
33. Agent. : BROKER
35. Contestant. : FINALIST
38. Rowed. : OARED
39. Ancient physician. : GALEN
40. River of Wales. : DEE
41. Actor Caesar. : SID
42. Wall hanging of tapestry. : ARRAS
43. Famous Quaker. : PENN
44. Rapid motion: Colloq. : CLIP
46. Persian ___. : LAMB
47. Electrical unit of capacity. : FARAD
48. Expected. : AWAITED
50. Recount. : NARRATE
52. Museum. : GALLERY
53. Voter. : ELECTOR
54. Peephole. : EYELET
55. On the contrary. : RATHER
Down
1. Resigned. : PATIENT
2. International harmony. : ENTENTECORDIALE
3. Limitation. : STINT
4. Hats. : TAMS
5. It follows printemps. : ETE
6. Lionel Barrymore movie role. : RASPUTIN
7. Hats. : FELTS
8. Gabor sister. : EVA
9. John D. handout. : DIME
10. Too kind. : OVERCONSIDERATE
11. Shine. : RADIATE
12. Scottish form of Alexander. : ALASTER
13. "Norma" star. : CALLAS
14. Type of contestant. : RACER
19. Support. : ABET
22. Campora or Vinay. : TENOR
25. Gave in small quantities. : DOLED
26. Kind of goose. : SOLAN
27. Foundry. : MILL
29. Bonnet. : POKE
30. Spring times. : JUNES
32. Role for Peter Palmer. : LILABNER
33. Thicket. : BOSCAGE
34. Transportation system. : RAILWAY
35. Cultivate. : FARM
36. William A. Blakely, for example. : SENATOR
37. Compassionate. : TENDER
39. Former Ambassador to Greece. : GRADY
42. On the qui vive. : ALERT
43. Dry up. : PARCH
45. Bolus. : PILL
47. Worry. : FRET
49. Links place. : TEE
51. ___ Maryland. : ALA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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