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New York Times, Wednesday, April 1, 1959

Author: Robert Hegler
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { X }, Scrabble score: 324 (avg 1.71)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,547
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1. Woodpile accessory. : BUZZSAW
8. Metal-cutting implement. : HACKSAW
15. City in New York. : ONEONTA
16. Roman general, defeated Antony at Actium. : AGRIPPA
17. Leading Soviet deputy. : MIKOYAN
18. 12th century fox. : REYNARD
19. Garden vegetable. : BEET
20. Endows with authority. : VESTS
22. Glided. : SLID
23. Journey. : RIDE
24. Tasty fruit product. : JELLY
25. Composition for surfacing runways. : TARMAC
29. Take pleasure in. : ENJOY
32. Rounded. : ORBED
33. Sing à la Crosby. : CROON
34. Part of a locomotive. : CAB
37. Peak in the Cascade Range. : RAINIER
39. Redwood tree. : SEQUOIA
41. Letter. : ESS
42. Greek island. : CRETE
44. Making a practice of. : USING
45. More infrequent. : RARER
46. San Francisco ball team. : GIANTS
47. Donor of famous prizes. : NOBEL
50. Semiprecious stone. : OPAL
52. Exclamations of surprise. : AHAS
53. Lowest point. : NADIR
55. Ax handle. : HAFT
59. Part of a fortification. : BASTION
61. Kneecap. : PATELLA
63. Formerly Santiago de Cuba. : ORIENTE
64. Feminine advisers, from name of nymph of Rome. : EGERIAS
65. Cabinetmaker's aid. : BANDSAW
66. Playground equipment. : SEESAWS
1. Military projectile. : BOMB
2. Unicorn fish. : UNIE
3. Man's nickname. : ZEKE
4. Modern type of suit. : ZOOT
5. Curved plank of a ship. : SNY
6. Remotely ancestral. : ATAVIC
7. Decreased. : WANED
8. Male of the red deer. : HART
9. Generations. : AGES
10. Watchword. : CRY
11. Author of famous sociological report. : KINSEY
12. Flake or chip of stone. : SPALL
13. ___ Fool. : APRIL
14. Australian war club. : WADDY
21. Soothsayer. : SEER
23. Political rebel. : RADICAL
24. Spring flower. : JONQUIL
25. Ripped. : TORE
26. Macaws. : ARAS
27. Items in baseball statistics. : RBIS
28. Earthlings. : MEN
30. Snout. : NOSE
31. ___ Miller (old joke). : JOE
33. Algonquian Indian. : CREE
34. Make up, as a word. : COIN
35. Negative verbal contraction. : AINT
36. Snares game. : BAGS
38. "To ___ is human . . . " : ERR
40. Dos Passos trilogy. : USA
43. Crushed under foot. : TROD
45. Slumbered. : RESTED
46. Auto repair shop. : GARAGE
47. Man of great wealth. : NABOB
48. Scarlett ___. : OHARA
49. Water reservoir. : BASIN
51. Wind instruments. : PIPES
53. ___ bene. : NOTA
54. Over again. : ANEW
55. Pronoun. : HERS
56. Inter ___. : ALIA
57. Defect. : FLAW
58. Small cup: Scot. : TASS
60. Incumbents. : INS
62. Links place. : TEE

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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