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New York Times, Tuesday, October 29, 1957

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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1. Flummery. : SHAM
5. Canadian resort region. : GASPE
10. Commend for bravery. : CITE
14. Finish line. : TAPE
15. Daisylike flower. : ASTER
16. Face shape. : OVAL
17. The most. : LIONSSHARE
19. People: Ger. : VOLK
20. Relative of a graybeard. : OLDTIMER
21. Office help. : CLERKS
23. Arabian port. : ADEN
24. Hardhearted. : STONY
25. Small, flat piece, as of soap. : TABLET
28. Official message. : DISPATCH
31. Blunder. : ERR
32. Attack. : SETON
34. Make zzz's. : SNORE
35. Pome fruit. : PEAR
37. Oarsman. : ROWER
39. Double. : TWIN
40. More aloof. : ICIER
42. Quadrupeds. : ASSES
44. Poetic contraction. : EER
45. Margot Fonteyn, for example. : DANSEUSE
47. Resolute. : STURDY
49. Slide. : COAST
50. Spring. : LEAP
51. Bury. : INHUME
53. Cause of radio interference. : SUNSPOTS
57. Cut of meat. : LOIN
58. Coward. : FAINTHEART
60. Word at an auction. : SOLD
61. Wont. : USAGE
62. Relative of the cassowary. : RHEA
63. Completes. : ENDS
64. Describing highways. : LANED
65. Chop ___. : SUEY
1. Normandy town. : STLO
2. Salute as. : HAIL
3. As like as two peas in ___. : APOD
4. Intellectual. : MENTAL
5. Kitchen wall décor. : GASMETER
6. Pallid. : ASHEN
7. Excelling others. : STAR
8. By means of. : PER
9. Constructs. : ERECTS
10. Agreement. : COVENANT
11. Poet's symbolic abode. : IVORYTOWER
12. Sermon. : TALK
13. B. P. O. E. : ELKS
18. Factions. : SIDES
22. Truncates. : LOPS
24. Trigonometry functions. : SINES
25. Lukewarm. : TEPID
26. Palm genus. : ARECA
27. Idea: Colloq. : BRAINCHILD
28. Use a divining rod. : DOWSE
29. Implored. : CRIED
30. Ambassador Lodge. : HENRY
33. Skoal, for one. : TOAST
36. Echoes. : RESOUNDS
38. Took umbrage. : RESENTED
41. 480 sheets of paper. : REAM
43. Secrete: Slang. : STASH
46. Purposive. : USEFUL
48. Parts of shoes. : UPPERS
50. Sudden thrust. : LUNGE
51. Fraulein's name. : ILSE
52. Meridian. : NOON
53. Capital of Shensi Province. : SIAN
54. Island of T. H. : OAHU
55. Magnolia. : TREE
56. Deter. : STAY
59. Fresh ___ daisy. : ASA

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