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New York Times, Monday, April 30, 1956

Author: Jack Luzzatto
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1956, The New York TimesNo. 2,498
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1. Maintainer of party discipline. : WHIP
5. Game appurtenances. : BATS
9. Growth of the soil. : GRASS
14. In this place. : HERE
15. Inter ___. : ALIA
16. Frilly collar lace. : RUCHE
17. Not at all in jest. : EARNESTLY
19. Greek market place. : AGORA
20. Foreign-language job. : TRANSLATION
22. Steep by soaking. : RET
23. Have beginning (with "from"). : DATE
24. Insinuation. : INNUENDO
26. ___ acids, obtained from proteins : AMINO
28. Sleeping children. : ANGELS
29. Strong feeling. : HEAT
30. Barrel. : KEG
31. Cartographer. : MAPPER
35. Part of a Tennessee Williams title. : ASTREET
37. Finnish-Russian isthmus. : KARELIA
38. Pulley wheel. : SHEAVE
39. Fasten. : PIN
40. Guido ___, painter. : RENI
41. Perfumed with burnt spices. : CENSED
43. Cried like a lamb. : BAAED
44. Reface with fine wood. : REVENEER
47. Without: Fr. : SANS
48. Mr. Yale. : ELI
49. Too hasty. : PRECIPITATE
53. ___ hand (help). : LENDA
55. Of the morning. : MATUTINAL
56. In disguise: Colloq. : INCOG
57. Kind of school: Abbr. : ELEM
58. Dross or refuse. : SCUM
59. Fictional ship. : CAINE
60. Township of ancient Attica. : DEME
61. Novel heroine. : TESS
1. Sharpen. : WHET
2. Get news. : HEAR
3. Beam out rays. : IRRADIATE
4. What the baseball season starts. : PENNANTRACE
5. Swiss city on the Rhine. : BASLE
6. Canadian province: Abbr. : ALTA
7. Taking part in a joust. : TILTING
8. Maxim. : SAYING
9. Like salt or sugar. : GRANULAR
10. Floor piece. : RUG
11. Squirrel find. : ACORN
12. Tatter. : SHRED
13. Bangkok is its HQ. : SEATO
18. ___ perpetua: Idaho's motto. : ESTO
21. Busiest kind of band. : ONEMAN
25. International language adherent. : ESPERANTIST
26. Exclamations. : AHAS
27. What gears do. : MESH
28. At the age of: Lat. abbr. : AET
30. Sharper. : KEENER
32. Delightful garden. : PLEASANCE
33. "___ Kleine Nachtmusik." : EINE
34. Desperate foray. : RAID
36. Part of a book; verso. : EVENPAGE
37. Fine leather. : KID
39. Fine sheet cotton. : PERCALE
42. Appeared. : SEEMED
43. Tempting offer. : BAIT
44. Leftover from the past. : RELIC
45. Former Queen of Italy. : ELENA
46. Leonardo da ___. : VINCI
47. Froth. : SPUME
50. Article. : ITEM
51. Greek letters. : TAUS
52. Trees. : ELMS
54. Man's title. : DON

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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