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New York Times, Saturday, March 22, 1958

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.72, Missing: { J Q V W Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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1. Air Force ICBM. : ATLAS
6. Stage requisite. : PROP
10. Mamie's maiden name. : DOUD
14. Song. : CHANT
15. Where Diamond Head is. : OAHU
16. Astronomical bear. : URSA
17. Coast: Span. : COSTA
18. Thrust of the pre-jet age. : PROPELLER
20. Annoyed exclamation. : TUT
21. Bargain basement sign. : SALE
23. Lightest. : PALEST
24. Dog star. : ASTA
25. Orpheus' instrument. : LYRE
26. Source of Canada's emblem. : MAPLETREE
30. Alphabet soup letters. : ESSES
34. Mrs. Martin Gabel. : ARLENE
35. ___ Sea. : DEAD
37. In the fashion of. : ALA
38. ___ pas. : FAUX
39. Aft. : STERN
41. Medley. : OLIO
42. Son (of), in Arabic names. : IBN
43. Source of power. : ATOM
44. Source of Alaskan industry. : SALMON
46. Inquired of. : ASKED
48. Vanguard I. : SATELLITE
50. Army men: Abbr. : COLS
52. Girl's name. : OLGA
53. Wilted. : DROOPY
56. Gave way to anger. : FUME
57. Encircle: Poet. : ORB
60. Army missiles. : REDSTONES
62. Fare. : RIDER
64. Baba and others. : ALIS
65. Heroine of Edwin Sheldon drama. : NELL
66. U. N. Delegate Dunne. : IRENE
67. Newcastle's river. : TYNE
68. Position of a town, building, etc. : SITE
69. City in N. E. Ohio. : AKRON
1. Man of figures: Abbr. : ACCT
2. Poetic pronoun. : THOU
3. Most recent. : LAST
4. Grasshopper's advisor. : ANT
5. Gopher now a Keystoner. : STASSEN
6. Cottonwood. : POPLAR
7. Thin. : RARE
8. Exclamation of surprise. : OHO
9. Mud ___, a kind of salamander. : PUPPY
10. Cabinet member. : DULLES
11. Heraldic bearing. : ORLE
12. Makes a practice of. : USES
13. Tavern missile. : DART
19. Describing some owls and seals. : EARED
22. Bear witness. : ATTEST
24. Relative of Sandy. : ALEX
25. Oglish glance. : LEER
26. Underworld group. : MAFIA
27. T. E. Lawrence's interest. : ARABS
28. Drop down heavily: Colloq. : PLUNK
29. Swelling. : EDEMA
31. Ragout of game. : SALMI
32. American educator and college president. : ELIOT
33. Rhone tributary. : SAONE
36. Man's name. : ANSELM
40. Chuck. : TOSS
41. Mexican pot. : OLLA
43. Vote to accept. : ADOPT
45. Gaillard's colonial problem. : ALGERIA
47. Scotland: Fr. : ECOSSE
49. Rumple. : TOUSLE
51. Silk center of France. : LYONS
53. Mild expletive. : DRAT
54. Put trust in (with "upon"). : RELY
55. Eddaic deity. : ODIN
56. Relative of baize. : FELT
57. River into the Baltic. : ODER
58. City on the Truckee. : RENO
59. British gun. : BREN
61. Queen Juliana's former colony: Abbr. : NEI
63. Trouble. : IRK

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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