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New York Times, Friday, April 7, 1961

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 49, Avg Word Len: 5.18, Missing: { F J X Z }, Scrabble score: 298 (avg 1.69)
Open Squares: 58, Cheaters: 22, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1961, The New York TimesNo. 4,284

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Students & seniors
Across
1
Jargon. : CANT
5
Vestments. : ALBS
9
Street sign. : ONEWAY
12
A people conquered by Rome. : SABINES
15
Watershed. : DIVIDE
16
Bishops, knights, etc. : CHESSMEN
18
Heroine of "Private Lives." : AMANDA
19
Latvian. : LETT
20
Shoulder: Comb. form. : OMO
21
American humorist. : ADE
22
American ostriches. : RHEAS
24
Small in amount. : SLIM
25
Mrs. Lyndon Johnson. : LADYBIRD
27
Opposite of rain. : SHINE
28
A little: Ital. : POCO
29
Master, in South Africa. : BWANA
30
Dictums: Colloq. : SAYSOS
33
Jewish leap year month. : VEADAR
34
Bird sound. : QUACK
35
Impair. : HARM
36
Wind instrument. : BUGLE
37
One of the hills of Rome. : QUIRINAL
41
Unusually good. : RARE
42
Easter symbol. : BUNNY
43
Uncle: Dial. : EME
44
Macaw. : ARA
45
Garden area. : PLOT
46
Sudden raid. : INROAD
49
Photography process. : WETPLATE
51
Nine days worship: Var. : NOVENE
52
Not put into service. : DISUSED
53
Swimming birds. : GREBES
54
Distinguished person. : NAME
55
English Channel island. : SARK
Down
1
Closing passage, in music. : CODA
2
One of the three kingdoms. : ANIMAL
3
Its name means "snowfall." : NEVADA
4
Wrapped around. : TWINED
5
Encourages. : ABETS
6
Inventory. : LIST
7
Tactical units: Abbr. : BNS
8
Meal used in macaroni. : SEMOLINA
10
Say further. : ADD
11
College publication. : YEARBOOK
12
Hard: Comb. form. : SCLERO
13
In front. : AHEAD
14
Study group. : SEMINAR
17
Alaskan town. : NOME
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Sounds akin to coughs. : HICS
24
Herringlike fish. : SHAD
26
Christian Endeavor group for young people: Abbr. : YPSCE
27
Hindu title. : SWAMI
29
Fruit gathering. : BERRYING
30
Made right or even. : SQUARED
31
With a browned crust of breadcrumbs. : AUGRATIN
32
Chester Bowles' alma mater. : YALE
33
Futile. : VAIN
35
Trailed. : HUNTED
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Finely dressed: Scot. : BRAW
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Cite. : QUOTE
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Gives courage to. : NERVES
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Microscopic animal. : AMOEBA
40
Slimmer. : LEANER
42
Life-weary. : BLASE
45
Choice or desirable object. : PLUM
47
Neither's mate. : NOR
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Governor Winthrop ___. : DESK
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Old Testament book: Abbr. : PSA

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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