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New York Times, Thursday, November 21, 1957

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.37, Missing: { J K Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 254 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 3,068
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1. Church like St. Paul's in Rome. : BASILICA
9. Pageantry. : POMP
13. French mezzanine. : ENTRESOL
14. Fictitious name. : ALIAS
16. Bombarders. : STRAFERS
17. Very small brook. : RILLET
19. Joseph C. Lincoln's "Cap'n ___." : ERI
20. Run. : TROT
21. Kind of bell ringer. : TOLLER
22. Slight quarrel. : TIFF
24. Father of Methuselah. : ENOCH
26. Carplike food fish. : IDE
27. Fuse, as ore. : SMELT
29. Jack pot stake. : ANTE
30. Profit. : GAIN
31. Breakfasts. : EATS
33. Laughed stertorously. : SNORTED
35. Extreme. : SEVERE
38. Willows used in basketry. : OSIERS
39. Very changeable. : PROTEAN
41. Kind of fastener. : SNAP
42. Party not in office. : OUTS
43. Speck of dust. : MOTE
45. Respond to simulus. : REACT
49. Shelley's "O Wild West Wind . . . " : ODE
50. Benjamin Franklin designed one. : STOVE
52. Pack. : STOW
53. Head ornament. : FILLET
56. Held in (with "up"). : PENT
58. Tool for grubbing. : HOE
59. Stow, as in a ship's hold. : STEEVE
60. Bongo. : ANTELOPE
62. Natural fat. : ESTER
63. Gave an epithet to. : SURNAMED
64. Men. : SONS
65. Prodigals. : SPENDERS
1. Hems in. : BESETS
2. Belfast's county. : ANTRIM
3. Conflict. : STRIFE
4. One of King David's guards. : IRA
5. Boxing blow. : LEFT
6. Department of France. : ISERE
7. Long cigars. : CORONAS
8. Dodgers' manager. : ALSTON
9. Temple on the Acropolis. : PARTHENON
10. Hodgepodge. : OLIO
11. Machine for grinding. : MILL
12. Alleviate. : PALLIATE
15. More shabby. : SEEDIER
18. Tendencies. : TRENDS
23. Arleigh Burke's concern. : FLEETS
25. Coins: Abbr. : CTS
28. Vetch. : TARE
30. Grumbles: Slang. : GRIPES
32. Large labor union. : TEAMSTERS
34. Eskers. : OSAR
35. Hoaxes: Slang. : SPOOFS
36. Learned. : ERUDITE
37. Without franchise. : VOTELESS
40. In no manner. : NOT
41. Card game. : SEVENUP
44. Come ___ (happen). : TOPASS
46. Kind of reception. : ATHOME
47. Maker of barrels. : COOPER
48. Suit fabrics. : TWEEDS
51. Between: Fr. : ENTRE
54. Mother of Artemis. : LETO
55. Uniform. : EVEN
57. State: Abbr. : TENN
61. Schoolboy. : LAD

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later.

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