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New York Times, Tuesday, November 29, 1955

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1955, The New York TimesNo. 2,345
Across Down
1. City in Nehru's land. : AGRA
5. Gov. Faubus of Arkansas. : ORVAL
10. Piece of a log. : SLAB
14. False step. : TRIP
15. Deceit. : GUILE
16. General to be new head of Marine Corps. : PATE
17. Catch for a staple. : HASP
18. Dabbler in fine arts. : DILETTANTE
20. Exaggerated. : OVERDONE
22. Darlings. : HONEYS
23. Ladies from Monterrey. : SENORAS
24. Popular toys. : CARS
25. Troublesome. : BAD
26. Uncas loved her. : CORA
27. Feathery neckpiece. : BOA
30. Roam. : STRAY
33. Large containers for cut flowers. : BOUGHPOTS
35. Look sullen. : POUT
36. Inferior in worth. : SORRY
37. Castle, in chess. : ROOK
38. Scintillating. : IGNESCENT
40. Small lunches. : BITES
41. Pester with scoldings. : NAG
42. On one's guard. : WARY
43. Not talking. : MUM
44. Outlaws. : BANS
45. Endangered. : PERILED
49. Nautically shipshape. : ATAUNT
52. Name for Gov. Leader's state. : KEYSTONE
53. Gov. Kennon, for example. : LOUISIANAN
55. Riza Shah's country. : IRAN
56. Relative of a tablet. : PILL
57. Kinswoman. : NIECE
58. Instead of. : VICE
59. Part of a shutter. : SLAT
60. Star Garson. : GREER
61. Mouths of tidal rivers: Abbr. : ESTS
1. One of Pere Dumas' trio. : ATHOS
2. Thoughtful. : GRAVE
3. Advanced. : RISEN
4. Sanction. : APPROBATE
5. The number eight. : OGDOAD
6. Archaeologist's interest. : RUINS
7. "And only man is ___."—Bishop Heber. : VILE
8. Contents of a toby. : ALE
9. Total indifference. : LETHARGY
10. Wing lengths. : SPANS
11. Gov. Dwinell of New Hampshire. : LANE
12. Dist. ___. : ATTY
13. Neighborly meetings. : BEES
19. The Pentateuch. : TORAH
21. Wagon. : DRAY
24. Area for a ball game. : COURT
26. Banal: Slang. : CORNY
27. Fumble in baseball. : BOOT
28. Siouan Indian. : OTOE
29. Invites. : ASKS
30. Plane maneuver. : SPIN
31. Caligula's garment. : TOGA
32. Spoke. : RUNG
33. Afrikanders. : BOERS
34. A Grandma Moses painting. : PRIMITIVE
36. Failing to give full measure to. : SCANTING
39. Birds. : SWANS
40. Prickly seedcases. : BURS
43. Governor in Trenton. : MEYNER
44. Founded. : BUILT
45. Mankind's goal. : PEACE
46. Sloth monkey. : LORIS
47. Pass (a law). : ENACT
48. Sandy places. : DENES
49. Dolomites. : ALPS
50. Hard work. : TOIL
51. Assembly hall in a German school. : AULA
52. Joint. : KNEE
54. Tune. : AIR

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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