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New York Times, Thursday, April 18, 1957

Author: Jules Arensberg
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q V X }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 81, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
Jules Arensberg has 95 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,851
Across Down
1. Bonus hand. : SLAM
5. British jails. : GAOLS
10. Injury to pride. : SLAP
14. " . . . je vous ___ beaucoup." : AIME
15. Site of Aconcagua. : ANDES
16. Piece of glass. : PANE
17. Type of house. : BROWNSTONE
19. "Hep." : ONTO
20. Opposite of a ten-o'clock-scholar. : EARLYBIRD
21. Famous forest. : ARDEN
22. Lath. : SLAT
23. Screens. : SIFTS
25. Solved. : DID
28. Golliwog. : OGRE
30. Type face. : CASLON
33. Pacific. : OCEAN
35. In battle. : UNDERFIRE
37. Naive person. : BABE
38. You: Span. : USTED
39. Po tributary. : ADDA
40. Intermissions. : ENTRACTES
42. Scoff. : SNEER
43. Constitutional. : STROLL
44. Silver coin of Iran. : RIAL
46. Elders: Abbr. : SRS
47. New slants. : IDEAS
49. Gazite. : ARAB
51. Mr. Kostelanetz. : ANDRE
53. Rural telephone service. : PARTYLINE
58. Part of a pedestal. : DADO
59. Humphrey or Thye. : MINNESOTAN
60. Pardon me! : AHEM
61. Of a radial bone. : ULNAR
62. Gambling game. : KENO
63. Horse's hair. : MANE
64. Vitreous. : GLAZY
65. Cycles. : ERAS
1. Quien ___? : SABE
2. Coin in Capri. : LIRA
3. Eros. : AMOR
4. Whimpers. : MEWLS
5. Part of a balloon. : GASBAG
6. Describing the Clayton Act. : ANTITRUST
7. Fragrance. : ODOR
8. Imparts. : LENDS
9. Mariner's direction. : SSE
10. Rooter. : SPORTSFAN
11. Overwhelming victories. : LANDSLIDES
12. Status quo ___. : ANTE
13. Wetback. : PEON
18. Synthetic fabric. : NYLON
21. Remote: Poet. : AFAR
24. Glacé. : ICED
25. Mexican houses, for short. : DOBES
26. "___ Do the Sum," song in "Babes in Toyland." : ICANT
27. Harasssed by creditors. : DEBTRIDDEN
29. Come in. : ENTER
31. Fiat. : ORDER
32. Approaches. : NEARS
34. Croydon is one. : AERODROME
36. Rickey Ricardo. : DESIARNAZ
38. Western college. : UCLA
41. Nautical term. : ALEE
42. Annihilates. : SLAYS
45. Main road. : ARTERY
48. Tumble: Colloq. : SPILL
50. Fellow: Slang. : BLOKE
51. Style of furniture. : ADAM
52. Capital of Okinawa. : NAHA
54. Grandma Moses. : ANNA
55. Roman road. : ITER
56. Novel by Zola. : NANA
57. Old man of the Bible. : ENOS
59. Stein. : MUG

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 9 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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