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New York Times, Saturday, November 22, 1958

Author:
A. H. Drummond, Jr.
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q V X }, Scrabble score: 309 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
A. H. Drummond, Jr. has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,434
Across
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Alpine resort lake. : GARDA
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Balance. : SCALE
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Metered vehicle. : CAB
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Mountain nymph. : OREAD
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Plaza de ___. : TOROS
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Man's nickname. : ABE
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Historic trophy. : AMERICASCUP
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Yarn measure. : LEA
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Traversed. : COURSED
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Attired. : CLAD
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Literary initials. : GBS
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Place of one replaced. : STEAD
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Like certain actors: Slang. : HAMMY
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One of the Fates, in Norse myth. : URTH
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Defense group: Abbr. : EDC
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Wan. : PALE
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___ corn. : EAROF
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Tulsan. : OKLAHOMAN
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Chimney swift. : SWALLOW
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Furious. : INARAGE
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Relative of a bowline. : SLIDEKNOT
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Factions. : SIDES
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Ten to a customer. : TOES
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Academic degree. : PHD
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Argot. : CANT
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Lollapaloozas. : LULUS
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Waterfront features. : PIERS
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Peaks: Abbr. : MTS
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Medical course: Abbr. : ANAT
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Felt by the ears, eyes, etc. : SENSATE
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Photo: Slang. : PIC
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Type of transmitter. : RADIOBEACON
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Supped. : ATE
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Hit and rebound. : CAROM
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The animals' friend. : ASPCA
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English letter. : ZED
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Pilotless plane. : DRONE
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Full of substance. : MEATY
Down
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Small antelope of Tibet. : GOA
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Strong ___. : ARM
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Arikara. : REE
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Jeanne ___. : DARC
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Farewell, in Madrid. : ADIOS
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Turn another's gaze with one's own. : STAREDOWN
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Cavalryman of the Czar. : COSSACK
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Curved. : ARCED
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Boisterous. : LOUD
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Sixth sense: Abbr. : ESP
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Merman vehicle. : CALLMEMADAM
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Nautical term. : ABEAM
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Describing some eyes. : BEADY
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Attractive: Colloq. : CUTE
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Of heat. : CALORIC
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Suppose. : GUESS
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Noisy quarrel. : BRAWL
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Prim. : STRAITLACED
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Laughs. : HAHAS
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Ballplayer who wants a better contract. : HOLDOUT
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God of the fields. : PAN
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Escapes. : FLEES
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Supple. : LITHESOME
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Emissary. : AGENT
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Retreats. : NESTS
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Endorses: Colloq. : OKS
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Public ___. : OPINION
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Uninteresting. : DRAB
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Bolivian seat of government. : LAPAZ
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Knit. : UNITE
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Sancho's friend. : PEDRO
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Power source. : STEAM
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___ Basin. : SAAR
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Alleviate. : EASE
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Business abbreviation. : RCD
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Accountant. : CPA
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Month: Abbr. : OCT
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Word of denial. : NAY

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 9 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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