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New York Times, Tuesday, May 13, 1958

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F J Q U X Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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1. Creator of the Yokums. : CAPP
5. Wheel-shaped. : ROTATE
11. Outdo. : CAP
14. Mediterranean port of Spain. : ADRA
15. Adept at declamation. : ORATOR
16. Finnish seaport. : ABO
17. Passage. : DOOR
18. Premier of Norway. : GERHARDSEN
20. Yeas and nays. : VOTES
22. In a secretive manner. : DARKLY
23. Candidate for "What's My Line?" : TAILOR
25. ___ la vista (goodbye): Span. : HASTA
27. Passover feast. : SEDER
28. A large sum of money: Colloq. : POT
29. Bogota's surroundings. : ANDES
33. Previous to. : ERE
34. Magna ___. : CHARTA
37. Retained. : KEPT
38. Container. : TIN
39. Product of any exertion. : HARVEST
41. Equivocate. : LIE
42. City in Maine. : SACO
44. Verdant. : GRASSY
45. Wrath. : IRE
46. Pick. : ELECT
48. Former Giant. : OTT
49. Secy. Mitchell's concern. : LABOR
51. Mercury, Venus, ___, etc. : EARTH
53. Relatives of the beanie. : BERETS
54. Wild sheep of Asia. : ARGALI
57. Inaccuracy. : ERROR
58. Legislator from Eugene. : WAYNEMORSE
61. Cover. : MASK
64. Design. : AIM
65. Nephew. : NEPOTE
66. Aleutian island. : ATKA
67. Draper's measures: Abbr. : YDS
68. Had dealings (with). : TRADED
69. German negative. : NEIN
1. Ungentlemanly one. : CAD
2. Pother. : ADO
3. Thrift. : PROVIDENCE
4. Word of honor. : PAROLE
5. I understand: Radio and Signaling term. : ROGER
6. Metallurgists' concern. : ORES
7. Peat product. : TAR
8. Belgian commune. : ATH
9. Amphibians. : TOADS
10. Linotyper's concern. : ERRATA
11. Barrel-shaped vessel. : CASK
12. Dutch mariner Tasman. : ABEL
13. Cayuse. : PONY
19. Quaffed. : DRANK
21. Small flashlight. : TORCH
23. Muscid fly. : TSETSE
24. Lofty. : AERIAL
25. 19th cen. Hungarian statesman. : HORVATH
26. Bear witness. : ATTEST
28. Lorikeet. : PARROT
30. Take counsel. : DELIBERATE
31. Native of ancient Greece. : EPIROT
32. Longhorns. : STEERS
35. Harridan. : HAG
36. Beast of burden. : ASS
40. One of the eight Virginia Presidents. : TYLER
43. Pacific. : OCEAN
47. Ancient weight and money unit. : TALENT
50. "Butcher'd to make ___ holiday." : AROMAN
52. Versifier. : RIMER
53. Propagate. : BREED
54. One in ___ (occasionally). : AWAY
55. Foray. : RAID
56. Training places for boxers: Colloq. : GYMS
57. Villa d'___, at Tivoli. : ESTE
59. Wartime agency. : OPA
60. Wand. : ROD
62. ___ jump. : SKI
63. Gov. Docking's state: Abbr. : KAN

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

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