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New York Times, Thursday, April 23, 1959

Author: Cora Goodman
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { J K Q X Y }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,569
Across Down
1. Censure. : ACCUSE
7. Quadrangles. : COURTS
13. ___ Life, in "Porgy and Bess." : SPORTIN
14. Guarantee. : ASSURE
15. Forebearing. : PATIENT
16. Catchy phrases. : SLOGANS
18. Entr'___. : ACTES
19. Dry. : WIPE
21. Nine inches. : SPAN
22. Man's name: Abbr. : THOS
23. Peace and Platte. : RIVERS
25. SHAEF's war theatre. : ETO
26. Biddy. : HEN
27. More rational. : SANER
28. Freshman's nemesis. : HAZER
30. Attars. : ESSENCES
32. Least hazardous. : SAFEST
33. Musical instrument. : REED
34. Miami's county. : DADE
35. Strolled aimlessly. : AMBLED
38. Distracted. : DIVERTED
42. Runner. : MILER
43. Advances. : MOVES
44. Age. : ERA
45. Wing. : ALA
46. Impassive. : STOLID
48. Chief executive: Abbr. : PRES
49. In ___ (in position): Lat. : SITU
51. Keep in the mind. : HOLD
52. Shrivel. : PARCH
53. Substitute. : STANDIN
55. Issue. : EMANATE
57. Chant. : INTONE
58. Prepared. : READIED
59. Made reparation. : ATONED
60. Shore. : STRAND
1. Indians. : APACHES
2. Summer dresses. : COTTONS
3. Shouts. : CRIES
4. Western Indians. : UTES
5. Fault. : SIN
6. Wreathed. : ENTWINED
7. Mr. Milquetoast. : CASPER
8. Canadian physician and teacher. : OSLER
9. Service organization: Abbr. : USO
10. Orientals. : RUGS
11. Recent dress style. : TRAPEZE
12. Law-making bodies. : SENATES
13. White leaf of the calla lily. : SPATHE
17. Harsh sound. : SNORT
20. Oscar winner. : IVES
23. Competed. : RACED
24. Screens from light. : SHADES
27. Gibes. : SNEERS
29. Southwest wind. : AFER
31. Writer Gardner. : ERLE
32. Kept. : SAVED
34. Devices for keeping drawers neat. : DIVIDERS
35. Pile up. : AMASS
36. Armed force. : MILITIA
37. Vociferous. : BLATANT
38. Pretty child. : DOLL
39. Region. : TERRAIN
40. Raised. : ERECTED
41. Discouraged. : DASHED
43. Wandered about in an abstracted manner. : MOONED
47. Pronoun. : THINE
48. Red bearcat. : PANDA
50. "Render ___ Caesar . . . " : UNTO
52. MC on TV. : PAAR
54. Put on. : DON
56. Singer's goal. : MET

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