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New York Times, Wednesday, October 2, 1957

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { H J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 3,018
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1. Tropical tree. : PALM
5. 15 years before Magna Carta. : MCC
8. Gambler's hangout in Westerns. : SALOON
14. To me: Fr. : AMOI
15. Longshoreman's group: Abbr. : ILA
16. Punish by fining. : AMERCE
17. Basis of a household bill. : GASMETER
19. Antimacassars. : TIDIES
20. All in one piece. : ENTIRE
21. Venerable. : AGED
23. Breakfast. : EAT
24. Behave abjectly. : GROVEL
26. River into the Danube. : ENNS
27. Type of brooch. : CAMEO
31. Chivalrous. : GALLANT
33. Periods of time. : ERAS
34. Osprey's cousin. : ERN
35. Ultimate aim. : IDEAL
37. Tending to stir up feeling. : EMOTIVE
39. Come into being suddenly. : STARTUP
41. Church vestment. : STOLE
42. Petition. : SUE
43. Actor Kelly. : GENE
44. Open-handed person. : SPENDER
46. Miss Languish. : LYDIA
47. Olympian god. : ARES
49. City in Spain. : TOLEDO
51. Groove. : RUT
52. Very good. : FINE
53. Springs up. : ARISES
58. Brand-new. : UNUSED
60. Binding agreement. : COVENANT
62. Produced in pairs, as leaves. : BINATE
63. Double: Prefix. : TWI
64. One of the Joneses. : DAVY
65. Various points of view. : ANGLES
66. Convene. : SIT
67. African antelope. : ORYX
1. Messenger. : PAGE
2. To ___ (every one). : AMAN
3. Perplexed. : LOST
4. Flower girl of opera. : MIMI
5. Carpenter's joint. : MITER
6. Diminutive suffix. : CLE
7. Company of travelers. : CARAVAN
8. The moon, for instance. : SATELLITE
9. Among. : AMID
10. Marked the way for. : LED
11. Faced east. : ORIENTATED
12. Pacific. : OCEAN
13. Resorts or haunts. : NESTS
18. Hence. : ERGO
22. Colloidal substance. : GEL
25. Villain of old tales. : OGRE
26. Inherent power. : ENERGY
27. Letter. : CEE
28. Heraldic symbols. : ARMS
29. Part of the Chinese puzzle. : MAOTSETUNG
30. Prevents by law. : ESTOPS
32. Character in "Bleak House." : ADA
34. Hours beloved by poets. : EVENTIDES
36. Moon: Comb. form. : LUNI
38. ___ de France. : ILE
39. Confident. : SURE
40. Legume. : PEA
42. Chooses. : SELECTS
45. Man's title. : DON
46. Knowledge. : LORE
47. Island of Dutch West Indies. : ARUBA
48. Quarrel: Colloq. : RUNIN
50. Tackle for lowering lifeboats. : DAVIT
52. Lawn party, for example. : FETE
54. ___-China. : INDO
55. Mining region in Europe. : SAAR
56. One of Seven Deadly Sins. : ENVY
57. River of Charon's ferry. : STYX
59. Actor Mineo. : SAL
61. Wartime agency. : OWI

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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