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New York Times, Saturday, November 9, 1957

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { F J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 278 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 3,056
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1. Scented toiletry. : SOAP
5. Moor. : HEATH
10. Nora Helmer, figuratively. : DOLL
14. Russo-Manchurian border river. : AMUR
15. Any perennially popular tune: Colloq. : OLDIE
16. Actress Adams. : EDIE
17. TV's "___ Show." : LATE
18. Indicator in a detection device. : RADARSCOPE
20. Tendency to turn, as a flower toward light. : TROPISM
22. Wall décor. : MIRROR
23. Not a few. : MANY
24. Fictional ship. : CAINE
26. Look fixedly. : STARE
28. Crowned. : CORONETED
32. Eton student's father. : PATER
33. Muscat's neighbor. : OMAN
34. Limiting surface. : SIDE
35. Samuel's teacher. : ELI
36. He wrote "The Wonderful O." : THURBER
39. Toby. : MUG
40. Lily plant. : ALOE
42. October birthstone. : OPAL
43. Betel palm. : ARECA
45. Where the Magna Charta was signed. : RUNNYMEDE
47. Certain bird abodes. : COTES
48. "It's ___ father . . . " : AWISE
49. Bland fruit. : PEAR
50. Like the first man. : ADAMIC
53. To the point. : GERMANE
56. Golfers' boasts. : HOLESINONE
59. At any time. : EVER
60. Equal: Fr. : EGAL
61. Exclude. : DEBAR
62. Diminutive of Rebecca. : REBA
63. Jumble. : MESS
64. Selects for printing. : EDITS
65. Mail drop. : SLOT
1. Pungent humor. : SALT
2. Astronomer-poet of Nishapur. : OMAR
3. Present-day production trend. : AUTOMATION
4. Put together. : PREPARE
5. Of the hunting set. : HORSY
6. Ancient Iranian kingdom. : ELAM
7. Make further comment. : ADD
8. Madre's sister. : TIA
9. Comedienne Gingold. : HERMIONE
10. Proclamations. : DECREES
11. Fragrance. : ODOR
12. Great Chinese poet. : LIPO
13. Sly look. : LEER
19. ___ Fein. : SINN
21. Indisposed to action. : INERT
24. Close associate. : COMRADE
25. Fit for plowing. : ARABLE
26. Weapon. : SPEAR
27. Nickname well-known on Broadway. : TALLU
28. Automobiles. : COUPES
29. Familiar science-fiction theme. : TIMETRAVEL
30. Bring forth. : EDUCE
31. Impressionist painter. : DEGAS
37. Police department division. : HOMICIDE
38. Speed car. : RACER
41. Paints. : ENAMELS
44. Peripatetics. : ROAMERS
46. Certainly: Archaic. : YWIS
49. Dukes. : PEERS
50. Interjection. : AHEM
51. Venetian official. : DOGE
52. Oh dear! : ALAS
53. Insect. : GNAT
54. Biblical Mount. : NEBO
55. Quod ___ demonstrandum. : ERAT
57. Edmund, informally. : NED
58. Part of a geisha's costume. : OBI

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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