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New York Times, Monday, March 30, 1959

Author: Cora Goodman
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 300 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,545
Across Down
1. ___ d'oeuvre. : CHEF
5. Member of Equity. : ACTOR
10. Kind of talking doll. : MAMA
14. The moon. : LUNA
15. Construct or erect. : RAISE
16. God of war. : ARES
17. Monad. : UNIT
18. Descriptive of skirts of the 1920's. : KNEELENGTH
20. Intellectuals, in current lingo. : EGGHEADS
22. Bis. : ENCORE
23. Big name in labor. : MEANY
24. Stores, as fodder. : ENSILES
25. Maps. : CHARTS
27. Arrangement. : SETUP
28. Permit. : LET
29. Wiser. : SAGER
31. Joint. : ELBOW
35. Eastern ruler. : EMIR
37. Palatable. : SAPID
39. Projecting part of a roof. : EAVE
40. Side or aspect. : FACET
42. South African Dutch. : BOERS
44. Part of ARC. : RED
45. Palmate, as many water birds. : WEBBY
47. Fur-bearing mammals. : OTTERS
49. Mistress of Louis XV. : DUBARRY
52. Hoax: Slang. : SPOOF
53. Loath. : AVERSE
54. Darby's Joan, for example. : HELPMATE
57. Entrance to a flower show. : GARDENGATE
59. Sour. : ACID
60. Salt tree of Asia. : ATLE
61. Mississippi area. : DELTA
62. Head: Fr. : TETE
63. If ___ be. : NEED
64. Distant. : ALOOF
65. Scent. : ODOR
1. Key. : CLUE
2. Suspended. : HUNG
3. Puzzling. : ENIGMATIC
4. ___ William, Lewis Carroll character. : FATHER
5. Sen. Fulbright's state. : ARKANSAS
6. Jelly beans. : CANDY
7. Bonds. : TIES
8. Chemical suffix. : OSE
9. Soften. : RELENT
10. Steward, as in an English college. : MANCIPLE
11. Tartar deposited in wine casks. : ARGOL
12. Measure of length. : METRE
13. Residue. : ASHES
19. Result. : ENSUE
21. Consumes. : EATS
24. Ghostly. : EERIE
25. Musical symbol. : CLEF
26. Blood: Comb. form. : HEMA
27. Native Indian soldier. : SEPOY
30. Inclined to chatter: Colloq. : GABBY
32. Audacious. : BAREFACED
33. Done. : OVER
34. Marries. : WEDS
36. Compensated. : REWARDED
38. Kind of table. : DROPLEAF
41. Succinct. : TERSE
43. Punctuation mark, usually a period. : STOP
46. Girl's name meaning "sword." : BRENDA
48. Colorful fruit used as a vegetable. : TOMATO
49. Babylonian earth god. : DAGAN
50. Grape conserve. : UVATE
51. TV comedian. : BERLE
52. Fight. : SETTO
54. Aureole. : HALO
55. Big name in Belgrade. : TITO
56. River into the Fulda. : EDER
58. Colloidal substance. : GEL

Answer summary: 9 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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