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New York Times, Friday, May 30, 1952

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.43, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 16
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© 1952, The New York TimesNo. 1,076
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1. On leave from Ford Foundation to work for Eisenhower. : HOFFMAN
8. A very good child. : CHERUB
14. Land. : ACREAGE
15. Gypsy. : ROMANY
16. Divisions of the year. : SEASONS
17. Mistreater. : ABUSER
18. Pismire. : ANT
19. Smithereens. : ATOMS
21. Have the power to. : CAN
22. Disagreeably damp. : DANK
24. Faultily. : AMISS
25. Senator from South Dakota. : CASE
26. Banishment. : EXILEMENT
28. Falsehoods. : TALES
29. Poetic heroine. : ELAINE
30. Manner of dress: Colloq. : GETUP
32. Goal of eight teams in each league. : PENNANT
34. Vents. : OUTAGES
38. Metrical stress. : ICTUS
40. Blue-flowered herb of Mediterranean region. : BORAGE
41. Doff the lid. : UNHAT
44. Condense anew. : REABRIDGE
46. German negative. : NEIN
47. Facetious. : WITTY
48. Avers. : SAYS
49. Mr. Williams, now a Marine. : TED
50. Beethoven's "Choral" symphony. : NINTH
51. In support of. : FOR
52. Confused. : ADDLED
54. Flavored with a fruit. : LEMONED
57. Stick or split. : CLEAVE
58. Mise ___ (theatrical setting). : ENSCENE
59. Our new Ambassador to U. S. S. R. : KENNAN
60. Settler. : DECIDER
1. Laughs. : HAS
2. Pertaining to lands of central Pacific. : OCEANIAN
3. Concerning "Poor Richard." : FRANKLINIAN
4. Sportive gathering. : FEST
5. Red spokesman. : MAO
6. Added appellation. : AGNAME
7. Spring activity in the avian world. : NESTING
8. Stuffs. : CRAMS
9. Short nails. : HOBS
10. Unit in electromagnetism: Abbr. : EMU
11. Knave. : RASCAL
12. Discomfort. : UNEASE
13. Anti-Truman Democrat in South. : BYRNES
20. Bone: Comb. form. : OSTEO
22. Recondite. : DEEP
23. Part of a wagon. : AXLE
24. Catkin. : AMENT
25. Wearing ornamental coverings, as circus horses. : CAPARISONED
27. Represent. : ENACT
28. Instruct. : TUTOR
31. Fat and clumsy. : TUBBY
33. City on the Po, with old university. : TURIN
35. Pertaining to some biblical swine. : GADARENE
36. What custards are. : EGGY
37. Understands. : SEES
39. Fixed. : SETTLED
41. Disjoin. : UNTACK
42. Part of a compass. : NEEDLE
43. Obscure. : HIDDEN
45. Olympian goddess. : ATHENE
47. Expand. : WIDEN
50. Russian river, to Gulf of Finland. : NEVA
51. Central points. : FOCI
53. District or county in Sweden. : LAN
55. Master of Science. : MSC
56. The: German. : DER

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 12 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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