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New York Times, Saturday, April 13, 1957

Author: Diana Sessions
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.40, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 13
Diana R. Sessions has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,846
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1. Deeds: Lat. : ACTA
5. Expressions of contempt. : BAHS
9. Pirate captain in "Peter Pan." : HOOK
13. Den. : LAIR
14. Indo-European. : ARYAN
16. Border. : EDGE
17. Phrase for perfect arrangement. : INAPPLEPIEORDER
20. Livelihood. : BREADANDBUTTER
21. Colonel's insignia. : EAGLES
22. Employer. : USER
23. Language: Abbr. : GER
24. Furrier's concern. : PELTRIES
28. Reliable. : SOLID
31. Bluefins. : TUNAS
32. Noun suffix. : CLE
33. Musical group. : TRIO
34. Token of esteem. : HONOR
35. Migrant worker. : OKIE
36. Landon's nickname. : ALF
37. Ballads. : SONGS
38. Lazy ___. : SUSAN
39. Drinking vessels. : BEERMUGS
41. Branch of a business: Abbr. : DPT
42. Lillie and others. : BEAS
43. "Uneasy lies the head that ___ crown." : WEARSA
46. "Neither fish, nor flesh, nor ___." : GOODREDHERRING
50. Early Edna Ferber novel. : ROASTBEEFMEDIUM
52. Entity: Sp. : ENTE
53. Site of wartime conference. : YALTA
54. Fencer's weapon. : EPEE
55. "Taffy ___ Welshman . . . " : WASA
56. Register. : LIST
57. Sleep. : REST
1. Caliph's name. : ALI
2. "Now it ___ told." : CANBE
3. Coronet. : TIARA
4. Type of chord. : ARPEGGIO
5. Having less hair. : BALDER
6. Ranges. : AREAS
7. Sleep: Comb. form. : HYPN
8. Spoke. : SAID
9. Recent State Department appointee. : HERTER
10. Bridge winnings in excess of a book. : ODDTRICKS
11. Kind of molding. : OGEE
12. Senator from Oklahoma. : KERR
15. Resembling the Milky Way. : NEBULAR
18. Lost color. : PALED
19. Ejects. : OUSTS
24. Boxlike sleighs. : PUNGS
25. Cainan's father. : ENOS
26. Charles Lamb. : ELIA
27. Witnessed. : SEEN
28. Sudden attempt: Colloq. : STAB
29. Heraldic fillet. : ORLE
30. Ship's equipment. : LIFEBOATS
31. Chinese secret society. : TONG
34. "The ___ the Side of the Road." : HOUSEBY
35. Attendant on horseback. : OUTRIDER
37. Shrewd. : SMART
38. Fifth tire. : SPARE
40. Of which the Gulf of Aqaba is an arm. : REDSEA
41. Skin: Comb. form. : DERMAT
43. Woven materials. : WEFTS
44. Shore bird. : SNIPE
45. Chills. : AGUES
46. Waxed. : GREW
47. Mrs. Chaplin. : OONA
48. New ___. : DEAL
49. Sun: Comb. form. : HELI
51. Encountered. : MET

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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