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New York Times, Thursday, October 22, 1953

Author: Joseph La Fauci
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { F Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
Joseph LaFauci has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1953, The New York TimesNo. 1,586
Across Down
1. French general in NATO. : JUIN
5. To be shared by two. : DUAL
9. Fishing bait. : SPOON
14. Twain's travelers. : INNOCENTS
16. One of the Dionnes. : MARIE
17. Ornamented with nailheads. : BESTUDDED
18. Certain exams. : ORALS
19. Poetic verb ending. : EST
20. Weather prediction. : RAIN
21. Weight. : STRESS
22. Island group, part of Finland. : ALAND
24. God: Comb. form. : THEO
25. Breaks up. : SPLITS
27. World Series pitcher. : ROE
28. Upbraid. : TWIT
32. Actress Palmer. : LILLI
33. Buenos ___. : AIRES
35. Cuckoo. : ANI
36. ___ de France. : ILE
37. New York's Impy. : VINCENT
39. Byword in Washington. : IKE
40. European: Abbr. : GER
41. Actor-dancer Buddy. : EBSEN
42. Baseball's father, ___ Doubleday. : ABNER
44. Thessalian mountain. : OSSA
46. Old Italian title. : SER
47. Football throngs. : CROWDS
48. Along the course of. : OVER
50. Part of a sedan. : MOTOR
51. New Chief Justice. : WARREN
54. Machine for making cider. : MILL
55. Trouble. : IRK
58. Man's name. : ALOIS
59. Minton to 51 Across. : COLLEAGUE
61. Most unimportant. : LEAST
62. Outlandish: Colloq. : UNEARTHLY
63. James and Percy Rockwell. : KENTS
64. Counselor-at-law: Abbr. : BARR
65. Nous sommes, vous ___. : ETES
1. Be in agreement: Colloq. : JIBE
2. Ones: French. : UNES
3. They set things up. : INSTALLERS
4. Negative. : NOT
5. Within: French. : DEDANS
6. Brought to naught. : UNDID
7. Sun symbol of ancient Egypt. : ATEN
8. Pounds, shillings, pence. : LSD
9. Buffeted. : SMOTE
10. Long John Silver's pet. : PARROT
11. Seacoasts: Latin. : ORAE
12. Pictures. : OILS
13. Suffix meaning "cape." : NESS
15. Restoring to health. : CURATIVE
21. TV headliner. : SHEEN
23. Girl's nickname. : LIL
24. Actress Marta. : TOREN
25. Seaport in NW Ireland. : SLIGO
26. Supports for a bridge. : PILES
27. Kitchen gadget. : RICER
29. The hero whose nickname was "Skinny." : WAINWRIGHT
30. Covered with color (with "in"). : INKED
31. Pinafores. : TIERS
33. Genus of birds. : ANSER
34. He surprises us. : STARTLER
38. Creator of Nora Helmer. : IBSEN
43. Relative of a Bronx cheer. : BOO
45. Tense in Greek grammar. : AORIST
47. Bertha. : COLLAR
49. Smart wearing apparel. : VESTS
50. Roger Bannister, for instance. : MILER
51. Baseball term. : WALK
52. Nautical term. : ALEE
53. Horse. : ROAN
54. Actress Freeman. : MONA
56. Decide. : RULE
57. House of ___, legislature of Isle of Man. : KEYS
59. Neophyte reporter. : CUB
60. Consumed. : ATE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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