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New York Times, Monday, October 29, 1956

Author: Helen Fasulo
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Helen Fasulo has 94 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1956, The New York TimesNo. 2,680
Across Down
1. C. P. A.'s. : ACCS
5. More agreeable. : NICER
10. Therefore. : THUS
14. Husband: Fr. : MARI
15. Habituate. : ENURE
16. Toward this place. : HERE
17. Animal of folk tale. : BRERRABBIT
19. Frenzy. : RAGE
20. A great deal. : LOT
21. Charmian's companion. : IRAS
22. In the same place: Lat. : IBIDEM
24. Chose. : ELECTED
26. Racing boat. : SCULL
27. Pronoun. : HER
28. Ill-mannered. : CHURLISH
31. Mythical king of Phrygia. : MIDAS
34. Cadets' daily exercise. : DRILL
35. Recent: Comb. form. : NEO
36. Work on the copy desk. : EDIT
37. Type of car. : COUPE
38. Unbolted grain. : MEAL
39. Important U. S. board: Abbr. : AEC
40. End man in a minstrel show. : BONES
41. Political group. : PARTY
42. Fellow citizen. : NATIONAL
44. Eddie, Jr. : FOY
45. Store up. : AMASS
46. Mrs. Bob Hope. : DOLORES
50. Food staple. : POTATO
52. Craft. : WORK
53. Campaign nickname. : AVE
54. Aquiver with anticipation. : AGOG
55. Denizen of Sherwood Forest. : MAIDMARIAN
58. Existed in the past. : WERE
59. Small insect. : MIDGE
60. Wayside and Tabard. : INNS
61. Noun-forming suffix. : NESS
62. Moslem potentate. : EMEER
63. Headquarters. : BASE
1. Relative of a singlefoot. : AMBLE
2. Seasonal air. : CAROL
3. Island at S limit of the Aegean. : CRETE
4. Baronet's title. : SIR
5. First word of a well-known hymn. : NEARER
6. Out of favor: Slang. : INBAD
7. National League ball team. : CUBS
8. Assam insect. : ERI
9. Grandmother's handbag. : RETICULE
10. Sensation, à la Hollywood. : THRILL
11. Stage luminary. : HEADLINER
12. Spur on. : URGE
13. Appear. : SEEM
18. Solemn ceremonial. : RITES
23. Actor Ives. : BURL
25. Engage in small talk. : CHAT
26. Aircraft. : SHIPS
28. Ruthless. : CRUEL
29. Membership. : SEAT
30. Deserving reverence. : HOLY
31. Halfway between extremes. : MEAN
32. Scheme. : IDEA
33. Correspondence men. : DICTATORS
34. Spanish matrons. : DONAS
37. Popular first course. : CONSOMME
38. County in Connaught. : MAYO
40. Cruiser. : BOAT
41. Bohemian dance. : POLKA
43. Statuary. : IMAGES
44. Previous. : FORMER
46. Clever device or plan. : DODGE
47. Girl in "Arms and the Man." : RAINA
48. Star of "The Apple Cart." : EVANS
49. Sound judgment. : SENSE
50. Cat's-paw. : PAWN
51. Curved molding. : OGEE
52. Off target. : WIDE
56. Design. : AIM
57. Curved piece in an arch. : RIB

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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