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New York Times, Saturday, May 22, 1954

Author:
Jules Arensberg
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 30, Avg Word Len: 5.42, Missing: { Q U V X }, Scrabble score: 318 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 85, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 19
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Students & seniors
Across
1. Vetoes. : NOES
5. Lancet. : FLEAM
10. Shellfish. : CRAB
14. Girl's name. : ETTA
15. R. L. Blackmore heroine. : LORNA
16. Wing: French. : AILE
17. Ready. : JOHNNYONTHESPOT
20. Skills that are no longer lively. : DEADARTS
21. Capital of Vera Cruz, Mexico. : JALAPA
22. Spanish children. : NINOS
23. Major-___. : DOMO
24. Rub the wrong way. : OFFEND
26. Quality of sheer nylons. : FINENESS
30. Abounding in masses of ice. : BERGY
31. June 14th exhibits. : FLAGS
32. Chop. : HEW
33. Herman Melville novel. : OMOO
34. Gay time. : FLING
35. Excited exclamation. : WHEE
36. Author Kimbrough, familiarly. : EMM
37. List of candidates. : SLATE
38. Climbing plant. : LIANA
39. What comic-strip characters often do. : SEESTARS
41. Reflect. : MIRROR
42. Part of a library. : TOME
43. Certain fisherman. : EELER
44. Sodium bicarbonate, for instance. : ALKALI
47. Verb used in Nazi ideology. : ARYANIZE
50. George M. Cohan. : SONGANDDANCEMAN
52. Manitoba Indian. : CREE
53. Tomnoddies. : GEESE
54. Require. : WANT
55. Take warning. : HEED
56. Landlord. : OWNER
57. Cut. : SNEE
Down
1. Large state of Saudi Arabia. : NEJD
2. Oklahoma Indian. : OTOE
3. Novel by Edith Wharton. : ETHANFROME
4. West coast naval base. : SANDIEGO
5. Fishing pole. : FLYROD
6. Burglarizes. : LOOTS
7. White-tailed birds. : ERNS
8. Insect. : ANT
9. Tile game. : MAHJONGG
10. Old Style type face. : CASLON
11. River bank. : RIPA
12. Not symmetrical. : ALOP
13. Greek letter. : BETA
18. She goat. : NANNY
19. American soprano of the Gay Nineties. : EAMES
23. Girl's name. : DIANE
24. Wind instruments. : OBOES
25. Cherchez la ___. : FEMME
26. Moves fitfully. : FLITS
27. Railroad magnate of the 19th century. : EHHARRIMAN
28. Hear no evil, ___ evil, etc. : SEENO
29. Make a solemn promise. : SWEAR
31. Become suddenly angry (with "up"). : FLARE
34. Florida bird. : FLAMINGO
35. A service to the press. : WIRENEWS
37. Garment of a Roman matron. : STOLA
38. New Hampshire state flower. : LILAC
40. Exhibited. : STAGED
41. New Jersey's governor. : MEYNER
43. Wipe off. : ERASE
44. Noted Hebrew author. : ASCH
45. Erudition. : LORE
46. Genuflect. : KNEE
47. British crown colony. : ADEN
48. Author Grey. : ZANE
49. Heraldic term. : ENTE
51. Moisture. : DEW

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 14 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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