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New York Times, Tuesday, October 6, 1959

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,735
Across Down
1. Listen. : HARK
5. Stakes. : PEGS
9. Exult. : BOAST
14. Hautboy. : OBOE
15. Kirghiz mountains. : ALAI
16. James P. Mitchell's Department. : LABOR
17. Type of whirlwind. : DUSTSTORM
19. Profitable: Obs. : UTILE
20. Polish seaport. : STETTIN
21. Cinnabar. : ORE
23. Dawn to dusk. : DAY
24. Potpourri. : OLIO
25. Promoters: Colloq. : BOOSTERS
27. Military musician. : FIFER
29. Upper House. : SENATE
30. Navy men: Abbr. : ADMS
31. Scottish alder. : ARN
32. Intellectual. : MENTAL
36. Pasture. : LEA
37. Riddle. : PROBLEM
39. Foxy. : SLY
40. Stores up for future use. : LAYSIN
42. Poetic preposition. : OER
43. Stupid: Fr. : BETE
44. Place apart. : ENISLE
46. Tennyson's poem, "The ___ Eaters." : LOTOS
47. Witch's familiar. : BLACKCAT
50. Weeders. : HOES
51. Trouble. : AIL
52. Held a session. : SAT
53. Conceal. : SECRETE
56. Scoff at. : FLOUT
58. Douglas spruce. : YELLOWFIR
60. Part of a whale's tail. : FLUKE
61. English coin, 1465. : RYAL
62. Silk fabric, usually black. : ALMA
63. Passover feast. : SEDER
64. State flower of Utah. : SEGO
65. Gypsy gentlemen. : RYES
1. Carriers for bricks, mortar, etc. : HODS
2. Border on. : ABUT
3. The poet's narcissus. : ROSEOFMAY
4. Cauldrons. : KETTLES
5. Inner court. : PATIO
6. College in North Carolina. : ELON
7. Needlefish. : GAR
8. Violent example of 17 Across. : SIMOON
9. Forage grass. : BLUESTEM
10. Cereal grass. : OAT
11. Remain. : ABIDE
12. Sun-like. : SOLAR
13. Three-spots. : TREYS
18. Rouse. : STIR
22. Ranger. : ROAMER
25. Song by Thomas Dunn English, 1843. : BENBOLT
26. Decad. : TEN
27. Season. : FALL
28. Design. : IDEA
29. Box-office sign. : SRO
31. Tincture for bruises. : ARNICA
33. Insect. : TSETSEFLY
34. Female voice. : ALTO
35. Lixiviums. : LYES
37. Whitsuntide, especially in N.Y. : PINKSTER
38. Shelter. : LEE
41. Dry: Fr. : SEC
43. Conflict of 1899–1902. : BOERWAR
45. Greek demigods. : SATYRS
46. From place to place: Comb. form. : LOCO
47. Lofting strokes, in golf. : BAFFS
48. Textile city of France. : LILLE
49. With the speaking voice. : ALOUD
50. Salutation. : HELLO
53. Dross. : SLAG
54. Fitting moment. : TIME
55. Historic periods. : ERAS
57. Music-maker. : UKE
59. View. : EYE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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