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New York Times, Friday, February 13, 1959

Author:
J. F. Kelly
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.72, Missing: { F J K Q }, Scrabble score: 303 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
J. F. Kelly has 25 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,500
Across
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Origin of Ike's Good Will broadcast. : ATLAS
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Variety of chalcedony. : SARD
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Fine: Scot. : BRAW
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City of the Orange Bowl. : MIAMI
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DiSalle's state. : OHIO
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Hercules' prize in archery contest. : IOLE
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Gasoline additive. : ETHYL
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Project involving Pioneer rockets. : MOONPROBE
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Where Oslo is: Abbr. : NOR
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Sept. 2, 1945. : VDAY
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Hemingway character. : OLDMAN
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Nazi salute. : HEIL
25
Three: Ger. : DREI
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Beauty in pictures. : COVERGIRL
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Satellite transmissions. : BEEPS
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Reluctant. : AVERSE
35
Employ. : HIRE
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___ into (scolded): Slang. : LIT
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Chinese and: Comb. form. : SINO
39
One of Franklin's inventions. : STOVE
41
Farm structure. : SILO
42
Finale. : END
43
Solar disc. : ATEN
44
Great river of Brazil. : AMAZON
46
Words of agreement. : YESES
48
Set apart. : SEGREGATE
50
Taunt. : TWIT
52
Six: Prefix. : HEXA
53
Little Annie, for instance. : ORPHAN
56
City of Bonaparte battle. : LODI
57
Diamond official. : UMP
60
Pickles, as fish. : MARINATES
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Shade of red. : CORAL
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With: Fr. : AVEC
65
Cartoonist of Boss Tweed era. : NAST
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Port of Chile. : ARICA
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Cape. : NESS
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Potato buds. : EYES
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Name: Lat. : NOMEN
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Expression of approval. : AMEN
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Communist dictator in Belgrade. : TITO
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Veteran comedian. : LAHR
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Jo's sister. : AMY
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Sergeant Bilko. : SILVERS
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Native of eastern Africa. : SOMALI
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Ship ___! : AHOY
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Where Copacabana beach is. : RIO
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Giver. : DONOR
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In golf, one under par for the hole. : BIRDIE
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Study or den. : ROOM
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Canadian province: Abbr. : ALBA
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Suppose: Archaic. : WEEN
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Student at Annapolis. : PLEBE
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News recap. : DIGEST
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Valorous one. : HERO
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554. : DLIV
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One of the Joneses. : CASEY
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Sheeplike. : OVINE
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Hawks. : VENDS
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River of Switzerland and France. : RHONE
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My Fair Lady. : ELIZA
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Wearer of wings. : PILOT
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Surface for lithography. : STONE
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Constructed. : REARED
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___ pilot. : TEST
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Story of the Forsytes. : SAGA
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Nile dam site. : ASWAN
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Native of Hidalgo. : MEXICAN
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Treatise on morals. : ETHICS
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Scrooge's visitors on Christmas Eve. : GHOSTS
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Pointless. : INANE
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Part of Arabia. : OMAN
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Storm. : RAVE
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Officer: Abbr. : PRES
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___ majeste. : LESE
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Thummim associate. : URIM
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Symbol of dignity in the House. : MACE
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Layout. : PLAN
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Scottish firth. : TAY
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Spanish gold. : ORO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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