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New York Times, Saturday, November 17, 1956

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.08, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 301 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1956, The New York TimesNo. 2,699
Across Down
1. Famous Broadway name. : GISH
5. Hotel employes. : MAIDS
10. Snack. : BITE
14. Eight: Span. : OCHO
15. German city. : ESSEN
16. Always. : EVER
17. Time for man-made satellite experiments. : GEOPHYSICALYEAR
20. Lord Boyd ___. : ORR
21. Formicids. : ANTS
22. Newsstands. : KIOSKS
23. Stories. : TALES
25. Gov. Clement's state: Abbr. : TENN
26. More tangy. : RACIER
28. Quiet, please! : PIPEDOWN
32. Washington V. I. P. : ADAMS
33. Twist's tutor. : FAGIN
34. ___ media (middle way): Lat. : VIA
35. Tibetan beasts. : YAKS
36. Pleasure craft. : YACHT
37. Steersman's post. : HELM
38. Unit. : ONE
39. Relative of a bois. : FORET
40. Singer Lena. : HORNE
41. Cure-alls. : NOSTRUMS
43. Lethargy. : TORPOR
44. Turmerics. : REAS
45. March king. : SOUSA
46. Where the Cyclades are. : AEGEAN
49. God of thunder. : THOR
50. Health resort. : SPA
53. Well-known art expert. : EDWARDGROBINSON
56. Foulards. : TIES
57. Ballerina Shearer. : MOIRA
58. Torn. : RENT
59. Member of class of 1957: Abbr. : SENR
60. Government loan certificate. : EBOND
61. Voyaging. : ASEA
1. Slogan of action : GOGO
2. Refrigerator. : ICER
3. Dessert treats. : SHORTCAKES
4. Jump onto. : HOP
5. Eastern Governor. : MEYNER
6. Helpers: Abbr. : ASSTS
7. Egyptian goddess. : ISIS
8. Ten: Comb. form. : DEC
9. Reptilian abode. : SNAKEPIT
10. Past. : BEYOND
11. Biographer of Stevenson. : IVES
12. Valuable wood. : TEAK
13. Goes astray. : ERRS
18. Drags. : HALES
19. Napery. : LINEN
24. Goals. : AIMS
25. Scarce in relation to demand. : TIGHT
26. Synthetic fabric. : RAYON
27. Town in a Hersey novel. : ADANO
28. Steps. : PACES
29. Highway bridges. : OVERPASSES
30. Polish name of Lithuanian capital. : WILNO
31. One who nominates. : NAMER
33. Dairies. : FARMS
36. Part of the refrain of "Little Brown Jug." : YOUANDME
37. ___ de combat. : HORS
39. Senator from Delaware. : FREAR
40. Mohammedan nymph. : HOURI
42. Check signer: Abbr. : TREASR
43. Tch, tch! : TOOBAD
45. Clipped. : SHORN
46. Abbreviations meaning "aged." : AETS
47. "Daisy Mae" Adams. : EDIE
48. "Lola" Verdon. : GWEN
49. Three. : TRIO
51. Corn bread. : PONE
52. Broadway initials. : ANTA
54. Sailor: Slang. : GOB
55. Blue Eagle. : NRA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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