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New York Times, Monday, October 19, 1959

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,748
Across Down
1. Rubs smooth in a certain way. : SANDS
6. Siamese ___. : CATS
10. Sharp report. : SNAP
14. Unalaskan. : ALEUT
15. Oriental noble. : AGHA
16. Store up (honey). : HIVE
17. Variety store. : FIVEANDTEN
19. Over again. : ANEW
20. ___ out (make shift with). : EKE
21. Passes. : GOES
22. ___ dozen. : BAKERS
24. Mamba or fer-de-lance. : SERPENT
26. Merciless. : CRUEL
27. Great anger. : IRE
28. ___ circus (lively occasion): Colloq. : FOURRING
31. Durable wood. : EBONY
34. Hair tint. : HENNA
35. Explorer ___, anti-satellite missile. : VII
36. Tuscan river. : ARNO
37. Proportion. : RATIO
38. Second of a series. : BETA
39. Bishopric. : SEE
40. ___ Hills of Rome. : SEVEN
41. Lazy ___. : SUSAN
42. Deceitful. : TWOFACED
44. Hostelry. : INN
45. Peak in Canada, 19,850 ft. high. : LOGAN
46. Quondam. : ONETIME
50. Sikh or Sioux. : INDIAN
52. Eureka red. : PUCE
53. Scarf of feathers. : BOA
54. Boots or moccasins. : PACS
55. Fundamentals of education. : THETHREERS
58. Young oyster. : SPAT
59. Republic west of England. : EIRE
60. Expunge. : ERASE
61. Victuals. : EATS
62. Sambar or wapiti. : DEER
63. Women of station. : DAMES
1. Strongboxes. : SAFES
2. Identical. : ALIKE
3. "When two Sundays meet." : NEVER
4. Rightful. : DUE
5. Play-acting. : STAGERY
6. West Pointer. : CADET
7. Ten-percenters: Abbr. : AGTS
8. Article. : THE
9. California city. : SANBRUNO
10. ___ Heights, Cleveland suburb. : SHAKER
11. Destiny of 6 Across. : NINELIVES
12. State. : AVER
13. Benches. : PEWS
18. Not one. : NONE
23. Atmosphere. : AURA
25. South American conifer. : PINO
26. Alkaloid from the poison hemlock. : CONIN
28. Lavishly honored. : FETED
29. Girl in Spanish song. : NITA
30. Menotti's first name. : GIAN
31. Poetic sunrise. : EAST
32. Foment. : BREW
33. Game of ball. : ONEOLDCAT
34. Refuge. : HAVEN
37. Abjured. : RECANTED
38. Relative of a single. : BUNT
40. Heroic tale. : SAGA
41. Exhibited disdain. : SNEERED
43. Palms off. : FOISTS
44. Part of a foot. : INCH
46. External. : OUTER
47. Steel girder. : IBEAM
48. Telegraphic code. : MORSE
49. Alleviates. : EASES
50. Himself: Lat. : IPSE
51. Soft leather. : NAPA
52. Father: Fr. : PERE
56. Go in haste. : HIE
57. Significant date. : ERA

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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