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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 Down
1. Origin of Ike's Good Will broadcast. : ATLAS
6. Variety of chalcedony. : SARD
10. Fine: Scot. : BRAW
14. City of the Orange Bowl. : MIAMI
15. DiSalle's state. : OHIO
16. Hercules' prize in archery contest. : IOLE
17. Gasoline additive. : ETHYL
18. Project involving Pioneer rockets. : MOONPROBE
20. Where Oslo is: Abbr. : NOR
21. Sept. 2, 1945. : VDAY
23. Hemingway character. : OLDMAN
24. Nazi salute. : HEIL
25. Three: Ger. : DREI
26. Beauty in pictures. : COVERGIRL
30. Satellite transmissions. : BEEPS
34. Reluctant. : AVERSE
35. Employ. : HIRE
37. ___ into (scolded): Slang. : LIT
38. 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. Word 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
62. Shade of red. : CORAL
64. With: Fr. : AVEC
65. Cartoonist of Boss Tweed era. : NAST
66. Port of Chile. : ARICA
67. Cape. : NESS
68. Potato buds. : EYES
69. Name: Lat. : NOMEN
1. Expression of approval. : AMEN
2. Communist dictator in Belgrade. : TITO
3. Veteran comedian. : LAHR
4. Jo's sister. : AMY
5. Sergeant Bilko. : SILVERS
6. Native of eastern Africa. : SOMALI
7. Ship ___! : AHOY
8. Where Copacabana beach is. : RIO
9. Giver. : DONOR
10. In golf, one under par for the hole. : BIRDIE
11. Study or den. : ROOM
12. Canadian province: Abbr. : ALBA
13. Suppose: Archaic. : WEEN
19. Student at Annapolis. : PLEBE
22. News recap. : DIGEST
24. Valorous one. : HERO
25. 554. : DLIV
26. One of the Joneses. : CASEY
27. Sheeplike. : OVINE
28. Hawks. : VENDS
29. River of Switzerland and France. : RHONE
31. My Fair Lady. : ELIZA
32. Wearer of wings. : PILOT
33. Surface for lithography. : STONE
36. Constructed. : REARED
40. ___ pilot. : TEST
41. Story of the Forsytes. : SAGA
43. Nile dam site. : ASWAN
45. Native of Hidalgo. : MEXICAN
47. Treatise on morals. : ETHICS
49. Scrooge's visitors on Christmas Eve. : GHOSTS
51. Pointless. : INANE
53. Part of Arabia. : OMAN
54. Storm. : RAVE
55. Officer: Abbr. : PRES
56. ___ majeste. : LESE
57. Thummim associate. : URIM
58. Symbol of dignity in the House. : MACE
59. Layout. : PLAN
61. Scottish firth. : TAY
63. 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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