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New York Times, Thursday, November 4, 1954

Author: E. E. Smith
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { C J Q }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1954, The New York TimesNo. 1,955
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1. Postpone discussion of. : TABLE
6. Hair nets. : SNOODS
12. Ambassadress to Switzerland. : WILLIS
13. Hollywood hopeful. : STARLET
14. "Rodeo," "Fall River Legend," etc. : BALLETS
15. Thoughtful. : PENSIVE
16. Permit. : ALLOW
17. Greek market place. : AGORA
19. Pledge. : VOW
20. Part of a jalousie. : SLAT
21. Romantic poet. : BYRON
22. Snack. : BITE
23. Small cask. : KEG
24. Where yachts are moored. : BASIN
25. Less constrained. : FREER
26. Discourage. : DETER
28. Regrets. : DEPLORES
30. Full of years. : AGED
32. ___-in-the-Face. : RAIN
33. Where Varna is. : BULGARIA
37. Where Beaumont is. : TEXAS
40. Cousin of Eskimo. : ALEUT
41. Diligent worker. : PLIER
43. Tool for planting. : DIB
45. Embraces. : HUGS
46. Wing lengths. : SPANS
47. Large package. : BALE
48. ___ carte. : ALA
49. Youthful age. : TEENS
50. Sickly one. : AILER
51. More adult. : MATURER
53. Conqueror of Mt. Everest. : TENZING
55. Penitents. : ATONERS
56. Space of margin. : INDENT
57. Four straight. : SERIES
58. Philippine island. : LEYTE
1. Cultivation of land. : TILLAGE
2. Distribute. : ALLOT
3. What Hazel did. : BLEW
4. Ignited. : LIT
5. Works of Hazlitt. : ESSAYS
6. Nobel Prize physicist. : STERN
7. Zola heroine. : NANA
8. Conjunctions. : ORS
9. Knightly film star. : OLIVIER
10. Zealot. : DEVOTEE
11. Worriers: Colloq. : STEWERS
12. Immured. : WALLED
13. He gave his name to a transposition of sounds. : SPOONER
14. Luxuriate in sunshine. : BASK
18. Plate in a storage battery. : GRID
21. Emptier. : BARER
22. Where Yankee Stadium is. : BRONX
24. Biblical word. : BEGAT
25. Jetman. : FLIER
27. Lisbon's river. : TAGUS
29. Canape spreads. : PATES
31. Big and Little. : DIPPERS
33. Where Nassau is. : BAHAMAS
34. Howl. : ULULATE
35. Testator. : LEGATOR
36. Large dog. : ALAN
38. Girl's name. : ADALINE
39. Omitting mention. : SILENT
42. Impart gradually: Var. : INSTIL
44. Television writer and actress. : BERG
46. Prophets. : SEERS
47. Composer Georges. : BIZET
49. Dryad's home. : TREE
50. Man's nickname. : ANDY
52. One: Comb. form. : UNI
54. Compass point. : ENE

Answer summary: 8 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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