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New York Times, Tuesday, October 7, 1958

Author:
Roberta Morse
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 3, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
Roberta H. Morse has 64 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,388
Across
1. "Mens sana in corpore ___." : SANO
5. Belay there! : AVAST
10. Grouper of warm seas. : MERO
14. Spanish port of entry, near French border. : IRUN
15. Office copy, for short. : MIMEO
16. ___ Bator, capital of Outer Mongolia. : ULAN
17. Cheese fanciers. : MICE
18. Abrasive. : EMERY
19. The equator (with "the"). : LINE
20. Room on an ocean liner. : SALOON
22. Carrot-top. : REDHEAD
24. Adjective ending. : ENT
25. Went undercover. : HIDOUT
26. Pertaining to a school of philosophy. : PLATONIC
29. Iced desserts. : GLACES
33. ___ avis. : RARA
34. Armadillo. : APAR
36. Pale. : ASHEN
37. Old-time transportation. : ELS
38. Wanderers. : GYPSIES
40. Common verb. : ARE
41. Melting snow. : SLUSH
43. Tubers. : OCAS
44. Inter ___. : ALIA
45. Furs. : SABLES
47. Not having voted. : UNPOLLED
49. Begin. : INCEPT
51. Consumed. : ATE
52. Large cat. : PANTHER
54. Talks monotonously. : DRONES
57. Phenomenon of the Northern seas. : BERG
58. San Antonio landmark. : ALAMO
60. Former Russian police group. : OGPU
61. Plead. : URGE
62. Concise summary, for short. : RECAP
63. German for 28 Down. : NEIN
64. Former fashion mentor. : DIOR
65. French relative. : FRERE
66. Trajectories. : ARCS
Down
1. World War I admiral. : SIMS
2. Song. : ARIA
3. The Triton, colloquially. : NUCLEARSUB
4. City in the Catskills. : ONEONTA
5. Verily. : AMEN
6. Contender for the defender of 7 Down. : VIM
7. Sailing classic (with "The"). : AMERICASCUPRACE
8. Became dry: Var. : SERED
9. Little Boy Blue's plaything. : TOYDOG
10. Matador's staffs. : MULETAS
11. Essayist of 1820. : ELIA
12. Gold district in the Transvaal. : RAND
13. Somebody. : ONE
21. Indian. : OTO
23. Entertainment in Honolulu. : HULAS
25. Zoo attraction, for short. : HIPPO
26. Newspapers. : PRESS
27. "___ Rookh." : LALLA
28. Word of denial. : NAY
30. Sceptre in 7 Down. : CHALLENGER
31. Uncanny. : EERIE
32. Ace golfer. : SNEAD
35. Gay. : RIANT
38. Flanders treaty city. : GHENT
39. Thought transference, etc.: Abbr. : ESP
42. Missile man of ancient warfare. : SLINGER
44. Pennsylvania city. : ALTOONA
46. Sharp: Ger. : SCHARF
48. Rower. : OAR
50. Special fisherman. : EELER
52. Elf. : PERI
53. Legendary galley. : ARGO
54. Info. : DOPE
55. Heroic. : EPIC
56. Stars. : SUNS
57. Sprout. : BUD
59. Feb.'s follower. : MAR

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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