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New York Times, Friday, October 25, 1957

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F J Q X }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 3,041
Across Down
1. Brightly colored bird. : MACAW
6. Hindu garment. : SARI
10. Proper. : PRIM
14. With nothing more. : ALONE
15. Man's name meaning man. : ENOS
16. Narrow shoe size. : AAAA
17. 100th anniversary. : CENTENNIAL
19. Chance of loss. : RISK
20. Reef or low island. : KEY
21. John ___ Passos. : DOS
22. Character in "Gone With the Wind." : MELANIE
24. Scene of defeat of Napoleon III, 1870. : SEDAN
26. Surpasses. : TOPS
27. Portended. : BODED
30. Slow clumsy boat. : TUB
32. Slangy exclamation of disappointment. : SHOOT
35. Pianist Templeton. : ALEC
36. Ingredient of gunpowder. : NITRE
38. Speak enthusiastically. : RAVE
39. European President. : TITO
40. Most common style of printing type. : ROMAN
41. Allied by nature. : AKIN
42. Smooth. : EVEN
43. Concerning. : ANENT
44. Transmitted. : SENT
45. Carnelians. : SARDS
47. Unhappy. : SAD
48. Ancient people of Persia. : MEDES
49. Frenchman. : GAUL
51. Mistakes in printing: Colloq. : TYPOS
53. Comedy character of French pantomime. : PIERROT
56. Achieved. : WON
57. Short for an aircraft. : ZEP
60. Modern girl's name. : TONI
61. In conclusive terms. : DECISIVELY
64. Poker stake. : ANTE
65. Acquisition. : GAIN
66. Song. : CAROL
67. Myra of music. : HESS
68. Robert ___. : ELEE
69. Of the same opinion. : ATONE
1. Memorable name in baseball. : MACK
2. To the sheltered side. : ALEE
3. Rabbit fur. : CONY
4. Insect. : ANT
5. Worked in the garden. : WEEDED
6. Hearing, seeing, etc. : SENSATIONS
7. Blackbird. : ANI
8. Wander. : ROAM
9. Isolated spot. : ISLET
10. Expresses in different words. : PARAPHRASES
11. Wet all through. : RAINSOAKED
12. City in Rumania. : IASI
13. Build. : MAKE
18. Be drowsy. : NOD
23. Spanish article. : LOS
24. Subordinate persons. : SECONDARIES
25. Edible kernel. : NUTMEAT
27. College in Maine. : BATES
28. Father Dionne. : OLIVA
29. Modern cleansers. : DETERGENTS
31. Scene of a battle, Sept. 11, 1777. : BRANDYWINE
33. Like sheep. : OVINE
34. Temporary shelters. : TENTS
36. Former government agency. : NRA
37. Adjective suffix. : ENT
46. On: Fr. : SUR
48. Novelist Baldwin. : MONICA
50. U. N. name. : LODGE
52. Opposite of neg. : POS
53. Chief god of ancient Memphis. : PTAH
54. "Last Days of Pompeii" character. : IONE
55. Small duck. : TEAL
57. Nothing. : ZERO
58. Son of Zebulun. : ELON
59. Writer of World War II fame. : PYLE
62. French company: Abbr. : CIE
63. Large tank. : VAT

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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