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New York Times, Thursday, October 24, 1957

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.53, Missing: { F J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 265 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
PS notes: Original 39-Down had "it"; corrected it to "It."
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 3,040
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1. Cube root of 27. : THREE
6. ___ Flow, British naval base. : SCAPA
11. Particles. : GRAINS
12. Cutters. : HEWERS
14. Favorable publicity: Slang. : BUILDUP
15. Warned: Colloq. : ALERTED
17. Ceremony. : RITE
18. Criticized sharply: Slang. : RAPPED
20. Resident of: Suffix. : ITE
21. Fuss. : ADO
22. Contradicts. : BELIES
23. Entr'___. : ACTE
24. A composition similar to a medley. : CENTO
26. Fixed in position. : INSTALLED
28. Perfumes. : ESSENCES
30. Slothful ones. : IDLERS
31. Dry up. : SEAR
32. Grotto. : CAVE
33. Even chance. : TOSSUP
36. Cruel Roman emperor. : CALIGULA
40. Exactly opposite. : ANTIPODAL
42. Spanish title. : SENOR
43. Sink in mud. : MIRE
44. Type. : NATURE
46. Launching ___, in missile parlance. : PAD
47. Blue grass. : POA
48. English movie. : CINEMA
49. Invented. : MADE
50. Against communism. : ANTIRED
52. Brighten. : ENLIVEN
54. Branch of literature. : SATIRE
55. Wrapped snugly (in). : TUCKED
56. Not now. : LATER
57. Caught sight of. : SPIED
1. Attendants of the sea gods. : TRITONS
2. Patriot of 1776. : HALE
3. Free. : RID
4. Harden. : ENURE
5. Trellis or lattice. : ESPALIER
6. Phantoms. : SHAPES
7. Of the sky. : CELESTIAL
8. Impressed. : AWED
9. For every. : PER
10. Form of composition. : ARTICLE
11. Girl ___, British youth organization. : GUIDES
13. Breed of dog. : SETTER
14. Pair. : BRACE
16. Documents under seal. : DEEDS
19. Flagpoles on the golf course. : PINS
22. Prepare for an exam: Slang. : BONEUP
23. Claim. : ALLEGE
25. Diminutive of a girl's name. : TESSIE
27. Recommend. : ADVISE
29. In fortification, part of a ravelin : CAPONIERE
32. Peace pipes. : CALUMETS
33. Florida city. : TAMPA
34. Garnish for hamburgers. : ONIONS
35. Of a layer of rock. : STRATAL
36. Choice food: Archaic. : CATE
37. Type of road. : UNPAVED
38. Weighted. : LOADED
39. "As You Like It" scene. : ARDEN
41. Temper: Colloq. : DANDER
45. Raised rapidly. : RANUP
48. Play or book review: Abbr. : CRIT
49. Device on the dais. : MIKE
51. Philippine native. : ITA
53. Military landing craft. : LCI

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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