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New York Times, Friday, April 4, 1958

Author:
Jack Luzzatto
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.71, Missing: { F H J X Z }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 90, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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Across
1. Papoose carriers. : SQUAWS
7. Philippine plants yielding hemp. : ABACAS
13. Gun tower. : TURRET
14. Legal infancies. : NONAGES
16. Hoi polloi. : RABBLE
17. Of the body. : ANATOMIC
19. Being of help. : AVAILING
21. Marched briskly. : STRODE
22. Tepee. : TENT
23. The typical or average. : NORM
25. Eli and family. : YALES
26. Staggering. : AREEL
28. Operates. : MANS
30. Admiral of W. W. I. : SIMS
31. Reduce to strict uniformity. : REGIMENT
34. Born: Fr. : NEE
35. Grand house. : MANSION
38. Strong, light trotting horses. : MORGANS
40. Took food. : ATE
41. Naval strength. : SEAPOWER
43. Partly fermented grape juice. : STUM
45. Daze. : STUN
46. Diamond weight: Var. : KARAT
50. Alpine resort region. : TIROL
52. Finn MacCool's land. : ERIN
54. New star. : NOVA
55. Eats away. : ERODES
57. Hot weather necessities. : ICECUBES
59. Separates again. : RESEVERS
61. Exercising volition. : VOLENT
62. Another name for Utah. : DESERET
63. Appear. : EMERGE
64. Mounts. : STEEDS
65. TV line pattern. : RASTER
Down
1. Layers. : STRATA
2. Tremulous sound. : QUAVER
3. Courteous and affable. : URBANE
4. Judges. : ARBITERS
5. Exclamation of surprise. : WELL
6. Beer glass. : STEIN
7. Word puzzle. : ANAGRAM
8. ___ mot. : BON
9. Duck genus. : ANAS
10. Subtly malicious. : CATTY
11. Greek market places. : AGORAS
12. Wheat for macaroni. : SEMOLINA
15. Jazz musicians: Colloq. : SIDEMEN
18. Taxes: Dial. : CESSES
20. Propose for office. : NOMINATE
24. Of memory. : MNEMONIC
27. Wreaths. : LEIS
29. Whiteness: Poet. : SNOW
32. Passes, as time. : GOES
33. Long journey. : TREK
35. An accomplished performer. : MASTER
36. Dressed. : ATTIRED
37. Anxieties and their retinues. : NEUROSES
39. Bits of sugar. : GRANULES
42. Advocates of precise usage in language. : PURISTS
44. Unassuming. : MODEST
47. Bob. : ROBERT
48. Take satisfaction for. : AVENGE
49. Worker with teas, wines, etc. : TASTER
51. Quay, in southern U.S. : LEVEE
53. At no time. : NEVER
56. Dry and yellow. : SERE
58. Torpor: Colloq. : COMA
60. Ruddy. : RED

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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