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New York Times, Saturday, October 10, 1959

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.36, Missing: { K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 85, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,739
Across Down
1. Historic city on the Vistula. : WARSAW
7. Vital fluid. : SAP
10. ___ market. : FLEA
14. Exact satisfaction for. : AVENGE
15. Curls. : RINGLETS
17. Voices. : TENORS
18. Gallants. : AMORISTS
19. Masons' tools. : TROWELS
21. Enamored. : SMITTEN
22. Fish. : EELS
24. Municipal law enforcement departments: Abbr. : PDS
25. Anthracite. : COAL
29. Barked shrilly. : YIPPED
31. Not so fast, on some traffic signs. : SLO
34. Biting. : ACRID
36. Large transport plane. : MAINLINER
38. Imaginary person, to date. : THEMANINTHEMOON
40. Fleeting. : TRANSIENT
41. Fern cell. : SPORE
42. Certainly. : YES
43. Fates, Furies, etc. : THREES
45. Watering places. : SPAS
46. Ball game, ___ alai. : JAI
47. Sketched. : DREW
49. Spreads out, as a flag. : UNFURLS
53. Spotted. : STAINED
58. Measuring depth. : SOUNDING
60. Irish county. : TYRONE
61. Estimator of values. : ASSESSOR
62. Inspire with love. : ENAMOR
63. Band, on an escutcheon. : FESS
64. Kitchen measure: Abbr. : TBS
65. Mended by stitching. : RESEWN
1. Unit of power. : WATT
2. Declare to be true. : AVER
3. City near Lake Tahoe. : RENO
4. What Grandma Moses has painted most often. : SNOW
5. Concur. : AGREE
6. Founder of Methodism. : WESLEY
7. Mrs., south of the border. : SRA
8. Goals. : AIMS
9. Capital of Cambodia. : PNOMPENH
10. Moves rapidly. : FLITS
11. In case. : LEST
12. The difference between cigar and cigarette. : ETTE
13. Y. W. C. A., for example. : ASSN
16. Cooking utensils. : GRIDDLES
20. More glutinous. : SLIMIER
23. Reached across. : SPANNED
25. Unit of weight in the Far East. : CATTY
26. Pigment. : OCHRE
27. Spaces. : AREAS
28. Outline. : LIMN
30. Kitchen gadgets. : PITTERS
31. Eavesdropper: Colloq. : SNOOP
32. Mrs. Arrowsmith. : LEORA
33. Village near Verdun. : ORNES
35. Arrant cowards. : DASTARDS
37. Gremlins. : IMPS
39. Advocate of violent revolution. : NIHILIST
44. Kind of dog. : SETTER
46. Spring times. : JUNES
48. Fort ___, Indiana. : WAYNE
49. Gen. White's concern. : USAF
50. Muzzle. : NOSE
51. Bustle. : FUSS
52. Parvenu's pal. : SNOB
54. Cleo's attendant. : IRAS
55. Seward Peninsula cape. : NOME
56. Omar Khayyám's "enough." : ENOW
57. Mild expletive: Dial. : DERN
59. Grades: Abbr. : GRS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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