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New York Times, Saturday, April 12, 1958

Author:
S. A. Kay
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
S. A. Kay has 118 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,210
Across
1. Irish Cobbler. : POTATO
7. Acquire. : OBTAIN
13. Abode of Morgan le Fay. : AVALON
14. Played the buffoon. : CLOWNED
16. Cherry. : CERISE
17. Lighthearted. : CAREFREE
19. Financial officer: Abbr. : TREAS
20. Revolution. : TURN
21. Part of a range. : OVEN
22. In safekeeping. : SECURE
24. Chemise. : DRESS
25. Isaac D. White's rank. : GENERAL
28. Glide. : SKIM
30. Advice: Fr. : AVIS
31. Energy. : VIM
33. Slice of bacon. : RASHER
37. Lawmaker: Abbr. : SEN
38. Affording promise of good. : HOPEFUL
40. Stowe character. : EVA
41. Famous park in Vienna. : PRATER
43. Amusing trick: Slang. : GAG
44. Narrow notch. : SLOT
45. ___ of exchange. : RATE
47. Saturn, Jupiter, and Neptune, etc. : DEITIES
49. Founded. : BASED
52. Punish with a fine. : AMERCE
54. Eastern title. : AGHA
55. Engendered. : BRED
56. Bend into the form of an arch. : EMBOW
60. Cheerful little earful. : GOODNEWS
62. Heroine of 1885 novel. : RAMONA
63. Substance used in cookery. : GELATIN
64. Means. : AGENCY
65. Fail to follow suit. : RENEGE
66. Norman Bel or Barbara Bel. : GEDDES
Down
1. Agreement. : PACT
2. Finished. : OVER
3. Biblical weed. : TARE
4. Incognito names. : ALIASES
5. Restless one. : TOSSER
6. Number. : ONE
7. Take place. : OCCUR
8. Loud sounds. : BLARES
9. Divided into factions. : TORN
10. Wonderment. : AWE
11. Tells. : INFORMS
12. Coolness. : NERVE
15. Letters. : DEES
18. Navy man: Abbr. : ENS
20. Springtime bloomer. : TULIP
23. Leap about. : CAVORT
24. Face of a meter. : DIAL
25. Sound of surprise. : GASP
26. At any time. : EVER
27. Historic ship. : NINA
29. Oom Paul of South Africa. : KRUGER
32. One of the Little Women. : MEG
34. The sun: Comb. form. : HELI
35. Bacchanalian cry. : EVOE
36. Rodents. : RATS
38. Command. : HEAD
39. Withered. : FADED
42. Part of a spinning wheel. : TREADLE
44. Sprang (from). : STEMMED
46. Insect. : EARWIG
48. Geological time. : ICEAGE
49. Capture. : BAG
50. Eagerly interested. : AGOG
51. Farrier. : SHOER
53. Middle, in law. : MESNE
55. ___ noire. : BETE
57. Kind of paper. : BOND
58. As soon as. : ONCE
59. Characteristic manners of acting. : WAYS
61. Girl's name. : NAN
62. ___ paper. : RAG

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

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