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New York Times, Thursday, November 29, 1956

Author:
Jack Luzzatto
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { F J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
Jack Luzzatto has 292 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1956, The New York TimesNo. 2,711
Across
1. News from abroad. : CABLE
6. Reputation. : NAME
10. Sprinkling, for flavor. : DASH
14. Metal combine. : ALLOY
15. Certain lily plant. : ALOE
16. Desirable yodel effect. : ECHO
17. Staggering the imagination. : STUPENDOUS
19. ___ Chapman, fashion designer. : CEIL
20. Price of the party. : TAB
21. Condescend. : DEIGN
22. Carried. : BORNE
23. Kin. : SIBS
25. In vapid style. : TRITELY
27. For one. : EACH
29. Sensible. : SANE
30. Where Jamaica is: Abbr. : BWI
33. Sad song. : DIRGE
35. Not the real thing. : IMITATION
37. Gets one's bearings. : ORIENTS
39. Inscriber of music. : NOTATOR
40. Gigantic. : MONSTROUS
42. Give out. : EXUDE
43. New ___. : ENG
44. Sloping roadway. : RAMP
45. Demure. : PRIM
46. Actress Brown. : VANESSA
48. Chinese: Comb. form. : SINO
51. This goes with lox. : BAGEL
54. Macbeth, ___ of Cawdor. : THANE
56. Negative prefix. : NON
57. Verve. : ELAN
58. Shields. : PROTECTORS
60. An unsupported act. : SOLO
61. Give a job. : HIRE
62. Stir up. : ROUSE
63. Enjoyed the water. : SWAM
64. Topped off, as a cake. : ICED
65. Unexpected defeat. : UPSET
Down
1. Flings. : CASTS
2. Range of Central Asia. : ALTAI
3. Weeping noisily. : BLUBBERING
4. Clip off. : LOP
5. Scanned. : EYED
6. Lowest point. : NADIR
7. Something contrary to logic. : ALOGISM
8. Geographical barriers. : MOUNTAINS
9. Engineering degrees. : EES
10. Wooden duck. : DECOY
11. Maple genus. : ACER
12. Part of the leg. : SHIN
13. Golf target. : HOLE
18. Country of Europe: Abbr. : NETH
22. Lost sheep. : BLEATER
24. Wise men. : SAGES
26. Within: Comb. form. : ENTO
28. Telephone exchange. : CENTRAL
30. Describing soft coal. : BITUMINOUS
31. Walnut. : WOOD
32. Concerning. : INRE
33. Feature of the Capitol. : DOME
34. Feature of the Saar. : IRON
35. Measuring the same, as crystal sides. : ISOMETRIC
36. Stock cars. : TAXIS
38. Across: Prefix. : TRAN
41. Away from the beach. : UPSHORE
45. Transparent square. : PANE
46. Malice. : VENOM
47. Too full. : SATED
49. Group of European languages. : NORSE
50. Attack. : ONSET
51. Catfish Row dweller. : BESS
52. Not aloft. : ALOW
53. Festive. : GALA
55. Light tan. : ECRU
58. Greek letter. : PHI
59. Surmount. : TOP

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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