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New York Times, Tuesday, November 13, 1956

Author:
Dorothy E. Smith
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.70, Missing: { G J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
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Students & seniors
Across
1. Antiquated. : PASSE
6. Great name in music. : BACH
10. Young animals. : CUBS
14. Narrow notches. : SLOTS
15. Japanese version of a purse. : INRO
16. Russian city. : OREL
17. Silly one. : IDIOT
18. Fricassee's relative. : STEW
19. Adriatic seaport. : BARI
20. Oriental ceremonial compliment. : SALAAM
22. Squire's dwelling. : HALL
24. Home of the U. N.: Abbr. : NYC
25. Heaters. : STOVES
27. Proverbially akin to "a miss." : AMILE
29. Windy City. : CHI
32. Foe. : ENEMY
33. Type of cross. : TAU
34. Wild talk. : RANT
36. Art: Lat. : ARS
37. Photographed. : FILMED
40. "___ the Beautiful." : AMERICA
42. City near 21 Down. : MENTONE
43. Where Hidalgo is. : MEXICO
44. ___ Cupid. : DAN
45. English composer. : ARNE
46. Kimono sash. : OBI
47. Chats. : BIRDS
49. Sense organ. : EAR
50. Heap of rocky debris. : SCREE
52. Be indignant at. : RESENT
54. Exclamation. : AHA
55. Noisy mob. : ROUT
57. Professor's assistant. : READER
61. Certain workshops: Colloq. : LABS
63. Dishes. : PIES
65. Residence. : ABODE
66. Symbol of purity. : LILY
67. Concerning. : INRE
68. Mohammedan scriptures. : KORAN
69. Norse giant: Var. : YMER
70. League: Abbr. : ASSN
71. Amiens' river. : SOMME
Down
1. Greek letters. : PSIS
2. Former opera soprano. : ALDA
3. Type of bank. : SOIL
4. Sheltered promenades of Athens. : STOAS
5. Country place. : ESTATE
6. Encore!: Fr. : BIS
7. Hymns of praise. : ANTHEMS
8. Full of wrinkles. : CREASY
9. Wolf cry. : HOWL
10. Type of horse. : COB
11. Bonanza of the 20th century. : URANIUMORE
12. Aquamarine. : BERYL
13. Golfer's bad habit. : SLICE
21. Principality in the news. : MONACO
23. Spaniard or Italian. : LATIN
26. Actress Vague. : VERA
28. Island decorated for bravery. : MALTA
29. Stuff. : CRAM
30. Rigid piece on a horse's collar. : HAME
31. Relentless. : INEXORABLE
35. The Cleveland Indians. : TRIBE
37. Part of a car. : FENDER
38. City of Sicily. : ENNA
39. Ruminant. : DEER
41. More unfriendly. : ICIER
42. Astronomers' concern. : MARS
44. Calory watchers. : DIETERS
47. U. C. L. A. players. : BRUINS
48. Skulks. : SNEAKS
50. Bright retort. : SALLY
51. Israel's first President, ___ Weizmann. : CHAIM
53. Interdiction. : TABOO
56. Suffix indicating an eye defect. : OPIA
58. Campus building. : DORM
59. Cheese. : EDAM
60. President Coty. : RENE
62. Republic of Asia: Abbr. : SYR
64. Companion of Rep. : SEN

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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