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New York Times, Friday, November 11, 1955

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 29, Avg Word Len: 5.60, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 84, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12
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© 1955, The New York TimesNo. 2,327
Across Down
1. Swift, graceful horse. : ARABIAN
8. Service man. : DRAFTEE
15. Peron's successor. : LONARDI
16. Losing candidate's demand. : RECOUNT
17. The late Hendrik Willem. : VANLOON
18. Repeat. : ITERATE
19. Star in Draco. : ADIB
20. Make baskets. : WEAVE
22. Ancestor of Methuselah. : ENOS
23. Soothing balms. : OINTMENTS
26. Get lost! : SCRAM
29. Most Rabelaisian. : EARTHIEST
33. Attempt. : TRY
34. Eskimo ___. : PIES
36. Treat with antiseptic. : IODATE
37. Melville's fourth novel. : REDBURN
39. Platform on a ship's mast. : FORETOP
40. Conceive thoughts. : IDEATE
41. Huckleberry. : FINN
42. Yalie. : ELI
43. Sink finish. : PORCELAIN
45. Was incorrect. : ERRED
47. Cooling drink. : ORANGEADE
49. A lifetime. : SPAN
52. Jewish month. : NISAN
53. Defoe's "Flanders." : MOLL
57. Quarters. : PERIODS
59. Satellite nation. : RUMANIA
61. Refugee. : ESCAPEE
62. Dreamlike states. : TRANCES
63. Folks from Oklahoma. : SOONERS
64. Grieves. : SADDENS
1. Part of Edison's name. : ALVA
2. Pike. : ROAD
3. Years: Latin. : ANNI
4. He, not Cortez, stood on a peak in Darien. : BALBOA
5. Refugee organization: Abbr. : IRO
6. Below: Poet. : ADOWN
7. Extra golf hole. : NINETEEN
8. Chauffeur. : DRIVER
9. Memory. : RETENTION
10. Card. : ACE
11. The front. : FORESIDE
12. Sir: Malaysian term. : TUAN
13. Within: Comb. form. : ENTO
14. Vous ___ (you are): Fr. : ETES
21. Wine vessels. : AMAS
24. Ascriber. : IMPUTER
25. Guarded like the rose. : THORNED
26. Cartoonist's daily stint. : STRIP
27. "I Believe." : CREDO
28. Golf cup. : RYDER
30. Diner. : EATER
31. Long scarf. : STOLE
32. Moderately warm. : TEPID
35. Hibernian. : IRELANDER
38. A nonbeliever in Shakespeare. : BACONIAN
39. Sculpture, music, painting. : FINEARTS
41. Trees found in Eden. : FIGS
44. Aromatic herbs. : ANISES
46. Send back to custody. : REMAND
48. Order of frogs and toads. : ANURA
49. Goddess of hope. : SPES
50. Mexican dollar. : PESO
51. Violin bow: Ital. : ARCO
54. Formerly. : ONCE
55. Legal claim. : LIEN
56. Girl with a "delicate air." : LASS
58. Unlock: Poet. : OPE
60. Wild about. : MAD

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 9 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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