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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
Dorothy E. Smith has 10 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1956, The New York TimesNo. 2,695
Across
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Antiquated. : PASSE
6
Great name in music. : BACH
10
Young animals. : CUBS
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Narrow notches. : SLOTS
15
Japanese version of a purse. : INRO
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Russian city. : OREL
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Silly one. : IDIOT
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Fricassee's relative. : STEW
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Adriatic seaport. : BARI
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Oriental ceremonial compliment. : SALAAM
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Squire's dwelling. : HALL
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Home of the U. N.: Abbr. : NYC
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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
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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
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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
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U. C. L. A. players. : BRUINS
48
Skulks. : SNEAKS
50
Bright retort. : SALLY
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Israel's first President, ___ Weizmann. : CHAIM
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Interdiction. : TABOO
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Suffix indicating an eye defect. : OPIA
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Campus building. : DORM
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Cheese. : EDAM
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President Coty. : RENE
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Republic of Asia: Abbr. : SYR
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Companion of Rep. : SEN

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

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