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THAT EXTRA HOUR

New York Times, Sunday, October 27, 1957

Author: Herbert Ettenson
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 172, Blocks: 85, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J Q V Z }, Scrabble score: 700 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 132, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 23
Herbert Ettenson has 87 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 3,043
Across Down
1. Miracle drug. : ACTH
5. A kind of lavender. : ASPIC
10. "When I was ___ . . . " : ALAD
14. Where Xanthippe shopped. : AGORA
19. Procrastination. : THIEFOFTIME
22. Mediocrity. : SECONDRATER
25. Latin bromide. : TEMPUSFUGIT
26. Household appurtenance. : CUCKOOCLOCK
27. French "one." : UNE
28. Facile. : GLIB
29. Small drum. : TABOR
31. Pooh! : TUSH
32. French connectives. : ETS
33. Bend. : FLEX
34. Aspect. : FACET
35. Radius, for example. : BONE
36. Curious one. : STARER
39. Eucharistic vessel. : PATEN
40. Norse name. : LARS
41. Put through a kitchen utensil. : RICED
46. Players chased in a game. : HARES
47. Role in classical tragedy. : MEDEA
48. 1941 headline. : WAR
49. Correlative. : EITHER
50. Wings. : ALAE
51. Diminished. : BATED
52. Recoils. : SHIES
54. Store fodder. : ENSILE
55. Civil War soldier. : REB
56. City on the Rhone. : ARLES
57. A certain mechanism. : CLOCKWORK
59. Fleur-de-___. : LIS
60. Sweaters. : KNITWEAR
62. Letters. : MAIL
63. Describing a quidnunc. : NOSY
64. Fruit drinks. : ADES
65. English composer. : STAINER
66. Macbeth and others. : MURDERERS
68. Turmeric product. : CURRY
69. Desideratum. : NEED
70. Claudicate. : LIMP
71. Go to ___ (deteriorate). : SEED
72. Excellent. : RARE
73. Member of the dog family. : CANID
75. Descriptive of a KO count. : TENSECOND
77. Adirondack resort. : SARANAC
80. Roisin Dubh. : ERIN
81. "___ James." : BEAU
82. Fortune, for one. : DAME
83. In the open air. : ALFRESCO
84. Italian title: Abbr. : SIG
85. Greenwich product. : RIGHTTIME
87. Friendship. : AMITY
88. Speak hesitatingly. : HEM
89. Place for rubbish. : ASHCAN
91. Early name for the Chinese. : SERES
92. Prolongs (with "out"). : SPINS
93. Sheepfold. : COTE
94. Adjust a piano. : RETUNE
95. Boy's best friend. : MOM
96. Chimney. : STACK
97. Consequence of any action. : FRUIT
98. Letters. : ESSES
99. ___ year. : LEAP
101. Metric measure. : STERE
102. Rummage. : SEARCH
103. Quarter. : COIN
104. Jeweler's weight. : CARAT
105. Glacial ice. : BERG
106. Scottish river. : ESK
109. Bell sound. : DONG
110. Fulminated. : RAGED
111. Lug. : TOTE
112. Wartime agency. : OWI
115. "How doth the little busy bee improve each ___." : SHININGHOUR
118. Revered. : TIMEHONORED
121. Two things in an ancient adage. : TIMEANDTIDE
122. He wrote "This Simian World." : CLARENCEDAY
123. Man's name. : ANSEL
124. Pung. : SLED
125. Cowardly mammal. : HYENA
126. Kewpie. : DOLL
1. Island near the DEW line. : ATTU
2. Genus of snow geese. : CHEN
3. Money, according to Ben Franklin. : TIME
4. Bopster's term. : HEP
5. Subjoin. : AFFIX
6. Rain check. : STUB
7. One of a nursery trio. : PIG
8. Copied. : IMITATED
9. Order of whales. : CETACEA
10. Village of Berkshire, England. : ASCOT
11. Their: Fr. : LEUR
12. Business abbreviation. : ACC
13. Herr's title: Ger. : DOKTOR
14. Mischievous. : ARCH
15. Service station abbreviation. : GAL
16. Indian. : OTOE
17. Straight: Comb. form. : RECT
18. Clumsy boats. : ARKS
20. Acts as a model: Colloq. : FUGLES
21. Famous physician. : OSLER
23. Substantives. : NOUNS
24. Medicinal amount. : DOSE
30. Big ___. : BEN
33. Generous. : FREE
34. Loses clarity. : FADES
35. Descriptive of Bermuda shorts wearers. : BAREKNEED
36. Adepts: Slang. : SHARKS
37. Gift. : TALENT
38. Ancient tales. : ARABIANNIGHTS
39. Cucurbit devourer of rhyme. : PETER
40. Secular. : LAIC
41. Skater's milieu. : RINK
42. Pronoun. : ITS
43. Longfellow poem. : CHILDRENSHOUR
44. More slippery. : EELIER
45. Smart: Colloq. : DRESSY
47. Of the cheek. : MALAR
48. Salubrious. : WHOLESOME
49. Eldritch. : EERY
51. Stock. : BREED
52. Skidded. : SLID
53. What "gladiolus" means. : SWORD
56. Aristate. : AWNED
57. Make the most of today!: Lat. : CARPEDIEM
58. Wartime agency. : OSS
61. Kind of sale. : TIEIN
62. Football flowers. : MUMS
64. Distinctive atmospheres. : AURAE
66. Daniel Chester French statue. : MINUTEMAN
67. M. Coty. : RENE
68. Bear. : CARRY
70. Namesakes of Laban's daughters. : LEAHS
72. Catamarans. : RAFTS
73. Italian man's name. : CESARE
74. Comes up. : ARISES
75. Sheep in its second year. : TEG
76. Relatives of sprockets. : CAMS
77. Move furtively. : SLINK
78. Vinegary. : ACETIC
79. Verb in O'Neill title. : COMETH
81. Hop stem. : BINE
83. Priestly vestment. : AMICE
85. Hanks of twine. : RANS
86. Too much: Fr. : TROP
87. To one side. : APART
90. Inkling. : CUE
92. Without respite. : STEADILY
93. Jagged rock. : CRAG
96. Continuous space (of time). : STRETCH
97. Molnar. : FERENC
99. Yearned: Ref. Sp. : LONGD
100. Regatta crews. : EIGHTS
101. Droop. : SAG
102. ___ Hall. : SETON
103. Where many clocks are made: Abbr. : CONN
104. Minded. : CARED
105. Kind of tea. : BOHEA
106. Part of to be: Span. : ESTA
107. Bone. : SHIN
108. O'Hara and others. : KIMS
109. Part of a clock. : DIAL
110. Robust. : RUDE
111. Sea bird. : TERN
112. Book of feast days. : ORDO
113. Woe's opposite. : WEAL
114. Bucolic. : IDYL
116. Born: Fr. : NEE
117. Product of Maracaibo. : OIL
119. Girl's name. : MAE
120. Britain's "Webster." : OED

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 15 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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