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New York Times, Wednesday, November 30, 1955

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { H Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1955, The New York TimesNo. 2,346
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1. Royal authority or power. : DIADEM
7. Where Beaver Lodge Lake is. : CANADA
13. Large bay north of Quebec. : UNGAVA
14. "Sweet potatoes." : OCARINAS
17. Tall plant with yellow flowers. : FENNEL
18. Star of "Marty." : BORGNINE
19. Brother. : FRA
20. Lucy's last name. : RICARDO
22. Be situated. : LIE
23. Diminutive suffix. : ETTE
25. Furnaces. : KILNS
26. Flexible. : LIMP
27. Security claims. : LIENS
29. Certain sizes of shot. : TTS
30. Character in "Tannhäuser." : VENUS
31. Sagacious. : ASTUTE
33. U. S. naval hero. : JONES
34. Where Juneau is: Abbr. : ALAS
35. South Seas paradise. : BALI
36. Newspaper. : DAILY
38. Oriental chiefs. : AMEERS
41. Flirt. : DALLY
42. Receptacle. : BIN
44. Crisp cookies. : SNAPS
46. Greek letters. : ETAS
47. Turns aside (with "off"). : FENDS
49. Jaunt or junket. : TRIP
50. Ad ___. : LIB
51. Ranked. : CLASSED
53. Tempest ___ teapot. : INA
54. Withdraw from. : EVACUATE
56. Minister. : PASTOR
58. Legal objection. : DEMURRER
59. Military command. : ATEASE
60. Not attentive. : ABSENT
61. Had a tendency. : LEANED
1. Camper's kit. : DUFFEL
2. Sluggishness. : INERTIA
3. Relatives on the father's side. : AGNATES
4. Son of Jacob. : DAN
5. By any chance. : EVER
6. Envoy from Lebanon. : MALIK
7. Silver-white metallic element. : COBALT
8. Nuts. : ACORNS
9. Fragrant ointments. : NARDS
10. Legendary ship. : ARGO
11. Hullabaloo. : DIN
12. Coal-tar dye. : ANILINE
15. Ill-feeling. : ANIMUS
16. Percolates. : SEEPS
21. Summons. : CITES
24. Necessitates. : ENTAILS
26. Compassionate. : LENIENT
28. Tarnish. : SULLY
30. Meadow mice. : VOLES
32. River in Scotland. : TAY
33. Traffic trouble. : JAM
35. Collars. : BANDS
36. A case, in grammar. : DATIVE
37. Scene of North-South football game. : ALABAMA
39. Rutgers' river. : RARITAN
40. Thorny. : SPINOSE
41. Crossed out. : DELED
42. Vanquished. : BEATEN
43. Put in. : INSERT
45. Was saving of. : SPARED
47. Signal. : FLARE
48. Flower part. : SEPAL
51. Canines. : CURS
52. The 30th instant. : DATE
55. Chicago player. : CUB
57. Vast amount. : SEA

Answer summary: 5 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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