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New York Times, Saturday, March 27, 1954

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { J K }, Scrabble score: 314 (avg 1.65)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 4 (2 double stacks), Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 14
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© 1954, The New York TimesNo. 1,733
Across Down
1. European capital. : OSLO
5. Distinctive doctrine. : ISM
8. Excavation. : DITCH
13. Australian tennis star. : HOAD
14. Make up. : COIN
16. Honor highly. : ADORE
17. Wife of a popular golfer. : MAMIEEISENHOWER
20. Sen. Smathers’ colleague. : SPESSARDHOLLAND
21. Ritter of the Westerns. : TEX
22. Unit of energy. : ERG
23. Mr. Gershwin and others. : IRAS
24. Coal holders. : BINS
27. Box office assets. : LAUGHS
29. Age. : ERA
30. Biblical name. : ABEL
32. Pronounce with the sound of “i” or “y.” : IOTIZE
36. Spotted. : DAPPLED
38. Et cetera. : ANDSOON
39. Turn informer: Slang. : SQUEAL
40. Slav. : RUSS
41. Court. : WOO
42. Act performed involuntarily. : REFLEX
44. Schools of whales. : GAMS
45. Extends. : LIES
48. European country: Abbr. : AUS
49. Joyful cry. : AHA
51. A nose for news. : INQUISITIVENESS
57. Member of Senate subcommittee in the news. : STUARTSYMINGTON
58. Craft. : TRADE
59. Where the ibex roams. : ALPS
60. Reverberation. : ECHO
61. ___ talk. : SALES
62. Within: Comb. form. : ESO
63. Musical. : SHOW
1. Electrical units. : OHMS
2. Castile product. : SOAP
3. Cloth of gold. : LAME
4. Poets. : ODISTS
5. Tenzing’s implement. : ICEAX
6. Evening: Fr. : SOIR
7. Bridge error. : MISDEAL
8. Actress Arlene. : DAHL
9. Worshipers. : IDOLISTS
10. Sixth and seventh words of “Onward, Christian Soldiers.” : TOWAR
11. Indentation. : CRENA
12. Crowds. : HERDS
15. India’s Prime Minister. : NEHRU
18. Compass point. : ESE
19. Small mugs. : NOGGINS
24. Plant plots. : BEDS
25. Bagdad is its capital. : IRAQ
26. Mouse deer. : NAPU
27. Began. : LED
28. Trays for carrying mortar. : HODS
30. Wings. : ALAE
31. Capital of Northern Ireland. : BELFAST
33. Where Sioux City is. : IOWA
34. Move with a buzz. : ZOOM
35. Man’s name meaning man. : ENOS
37. Induce. : PERSUADE
38. “___ armes, citoyens!” : AUX
40. Fashion anew. : RESTYLE
43. Italian girl’s name. : LUISA
44. River into Bay of Bengal. : GANGES
45. Schedules. : LISTS
46. Within: Comb. form. : INTRA
47. Match. : EQUAL
49. Dispatch boat. : AVISO
50. Fowl. : HEN
52. Provokes to anger. : IRES
53. Rogues. : IMPS
54. Corrode the surface of. : ETCH
55. Part of London. : SOHO
56. ___ White. : SNOW

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 11 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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