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New York Times, Saturday, January 5, 1957

Author: A. H. Drummond, Jr.
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { F J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 10, XRef: 1, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
A. H. Drummond, Jr. has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,748
Across Down
1. "___ brillig . . . " : TWAS
5. Winged. : ALATE
10. Facts and figures. : DATA
14. Potherb. : WORT
15. Frosty. : GELID
16. ___ vital. : ELAN
17. Hardly ever. : ONCEINABLUEMOON
20. Temporary measure. : STOPGAP
21. Celestial phenomenon. : ECLIPSE
22. ___ voce. : SOTTO
24. Completely. : ALL
25. Make certain of. : ASSURE
28. Opposite of a mechanist. : VITALIST
33. Zoo attraction. : HIPPO
34. Sandy seaside tract. : DENE
35. Inner: Comb. form. : ENTO
36. Guido's note. : ELA
37. Popular class on shipboard. : TOURIST
40. Clamor. : DIN
41. On the end. : ATIP
43. Musical symbol. : REST
44. Treating. : USING
46. Blow up. : DYNAMITE
48. Candy, pop, etc. : TREATS
49. Heckle. : NAG
50. Exudes. : EMITS
52. Corporeal. : SOMATIC
56. Congressman ___. : ATLARGE
60. Familiar celestial sight. : THEMANINTHEMOON
62. Operatic staple. : AIDA
63. Up ___. : ATREE
64. Saragossa's river. : EBRO
65. "As Maine ___ . . . " : GOES
66. Prospects for salesmen. : LEADS
67. Fret: Colloq. : STEW
1. Pairs. : TWOS
2. Habit. : WONT
3. Bow: Ital. : ARCO
4. Intensifies. : STEPSUP
5. Kin. : AGNATE
6. Hurdled. : LEAPT
7. Churchly garment. : ALB
8. Flooring material. : TILE
9. Schools. : EDUCATES
10. Agnes or Cecil B. : DEMILLE
11. Askew. : ALOP
12. Site of Kit Carson's grave. : TAOS
13. ___ Boleyn. : ANNE
18. Native of Luzon. : IGOROT
19. She: Span. : ELLA
23. Superintend. : OVERSEE
25. Winning. : AHEAD
26. Choked with sediment. : SILTY
27. Where the 64 Across flows. : SPAIN
29. Put one's foot ___. : INIT
30. Neutralist nation. : INDIA
31. Be frugal. : STINT
32. Hammers' companions. : TONGS
34. Operatic feature. : DUET
38. Pristine. : ORIGINAL
39. Turn ___ (upset). : TURTLE
42. Products of the jipijapa. : PANAMAS
45. Passwords. : SESAMES
47. ___ Hari. : MATA
48. Tenth parts. : TITHES
51. Joined. : MATED
52. Men's affair. : STAG
53. Louisville's river. : OHIO
54. Man from Ecbatana. : MEDE
55. Refer to. : CITE
57. Man's name: Abbr. : ROBT
58. Senator from Carthage. : GORE
59. Enough: Arch. : ENOW
61. The Blue Eagle. : NRA

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

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