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New York Times, Saturday, November 30, 1957

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 30, Avg Word Len: 5.74, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 85, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 0, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 3,077
Across
1. House of refuge of a religious order. : HOSPICE
8. Bidder. : OFFERER
15. Visual. : OPTICAL
16. Provincial governor, in Slavic countries. : VOIVODE
17. Glancing quickly. : PEEKING
18. Stephen, in Spain. : ESTEBAN
19. Useful Latin phrase. : INRE
20. Rows. : TIERS
22. Captain under the sea. : NEMO
23. Nonsense. : MOONSHINE
26. Not yet a citizen. : ALIEN
29. Charm. : TALISMAN
33. Family of the Keystone State. : PENNS
34. Nonfiction. : TRUESTORY
35. Eroded. : ATE
36. Announces. : HERALDS
38. Cymbals, in India. : TAL
39. Shoes of a certain leather. : CORDOVANS
41. January: Span. : ENERO
43. Starting upon. : ENTERING
44. Lloyd of stage and screen. : NOLAN
45. Idiotic. : SENSELESS
48. Upon. : ATOP
51. Fragrant wood. : CEDAR
52. Ambush. : TRAP
56. Relative of 45 Across. : MORONIC
58. In proportion. : PRORATA
60. Old as the hills. : ANCIENT
61. More compact. : SOLIDER
62. Ability to walk the deck. : SEALEGS
63. Where the Boyne flows. : IRELAND
Down
1. Shoshone. : HOPI
2. Frank. : OPEN
3. Made of silver: Abbr. : STER
4. Old type of soldiers. : PIKEMEN
5. Here: Fr. : ICI
6. Part of a long poem. : CANTO
7. Marble works from the Parthenon. : ELGIN
8. Fixes from top to bottom. : OVERHAULS
9. Turned into an archaeological remnant. : FOSSILED
10. Healthy. : FIT
11. Most level. : EVENEST
12. Cloak. : ROBE
13. Cheese city. : EDAM
14. Nevada city. : RENO
21. Friends no more. : ESTRANGED
24. Landward. : ONSHORE
25. Quonsets in England. : NISSENS
26. Without delay. : APACE
27. Reveal. : LETON
28. Moveless. : INERT
30. Modern stopover. : MOTEL
31. Macaw. : ARARA
32. Material from coal, water and air. : NYLON
34. Cuts across. : TRANSECTS
37. Displaying. : EVINCING
40. Pillage. : DESPOIL
42. Breathing opening. : NOSTRIL
46. Mistakes: Lat. : LAPSI
47. Lapse. : ERROR
48. Wine vessels. : AMAS
49. Distinctive style. : TONE
50. Killer whale. : ORCA
53. Ukrainian country. : RADA
54. Egyptian symbol. : ATEN
55. Western pal. : PARD
57. Born: Fr. : NEE
59. Norse name. : OLE

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

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