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New York Times, Wednesday, March 11, 1959

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 267 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 82, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,526
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1. Having a handle. : ANSATE
7. Take in. : RECEIVE
14. Head of Astronautics and Space Administration. : GLENNAN
15. Flooded. : OVERRAN
16. Adriatic nation. : ALBANIA
17. Goddess of war, sister of Mars. : BELLONA
18. W. W. II bomber. : STUKA
19. Dancer Shearer. : MOIRA
21. Bird bill. : NIB
22. Wagon tongue. : POLE
23. Noted violinist. : BENNY
24. Ring. : TOLL
25. High note of old. : ELA
26. "Lollapaloozas." : LULUS
27. Ici on ___ Français. : PARLE
28. Left-hand column of an account. : DEBIT
30. Poor loser: Colloq. : SOREHEAD
32. Pismires. : ANTS
34. Admonitory words to a child. : NONO
35. H. S. T.'s philosophy. : FAIRDEAL
39. Consumers. : USERS
42. Lost. : ATSEA
43. Fortification ditch. : FOSSE
45. Exclamations. : AHS
47. Lump of clay. : CLOD
48. Bring into being. : BEGET
49. Short distance. : STEP
50. Hindu cymbals. : TAL
51. Ludicrous blunder: Colloq. : BONER
52. Berlin's river. : SPREE
53. Heedless. : UNAWARE
55. Basically. : ATHEART
57. Reaches. : ATTAINS
58. Struts. : PRANCES
59. Ophelia's brother. : LAERTES
60. Thwart. : HINDER
1. Counting everything. : ALLTOLD
2. Celestial spirals. : NEBULAE
3. ___ charmer. : SNAKE
4. Actress Magnani. : ANNA
5. Indo-Chinese: Var. : TAI
6. Hard, glossy surface. : ENAMEL
7. Fictional Swiss family. : ROBINSON
8. Each. : EVERY
9. That: Fr. : CELA
10. ___-König. : ERL
11. Product of Minnesota. : IRONORE
12. Flavor. : VANILLA
13. Provided with means. : ENABLED
14. Quebec peninsula. : GASPE
20. Burden. : ONUS
23. Montana's second largest city. : BUTTE
24. Sierra Nevada lake. : TAHOE
26. Diminutive of a girl's name. : LINDA
27. Think: Fr. : PENSE
29. Uncovered. : BARED
31. Drive (someone out). : ROUST
33. Security. : SAFENESS
35. Adhering to the truth. : FACTUAL
36. Capital of Empire State of the South. : ATLANTA
37. Place alone. : ISOLATE
38. Theatre area. : LOGE
40. Just "one thing after another." : RATRACE
41. More diaphanous. : SHEERER
44. Angel. : SERAPH
46. Small barracudas. : SPETS
48. Endured. : BORNE
49. Devote, as time. : SPEND
51. Enticement. : BAIT
52. Indo-Chinese tribe. : SHAN
54. Conflict. : WAR
56. Numerical combing form. : TRI

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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