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New York Times, Tuesday, May 6, 1958

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 30, Avg Word Len: 5.42, Missing: { F J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 86, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,234
Across Down
1. Tennis strokes. : SMASHES
8. Pinto horse. : PIEBALD
15. Mailable item. : PACKAGE
16. Not in cipher. : UNCODED
17. Determine. : ARRANGE
18. Trusting. : RELIANT
19. Russian negative. : NYET
20. Sound of escaping steam. : HISS
22. Namesakes of soprano Gluck. : ALMAS
23. Come to pass. : EVENTUATE
26. Allow to pass. : LET
29. Type of sleeve. : RAGLAN
30. Dandy. : DUDE
34. Incursion. : INROAD
36. Sang a song of country. : ANTHEMED
38. New Zealand tribesman. : MAORI
39. Wheel track. : RUT
40. Maturing. : AGING
41. Assailant. : ATTACKER
43. Wrinkled. : RUGATE
44. Warm little home. : NEST
45. Coffee-break time. : ELEVEN
47. A Jackie Coogan role. : KID
48. Church musicians. : ORGANISTS
51. Mother-of-pearl. : NACRE
54. Egyptian god. : PTAH
55. Go out after game. : HUNT
59. Lustrous satins from France. : ETOILES
61. Wife of Aeneas. : LAVINIA
63. Fancy cupboard. : ARMOIRE
64. Swordsman. : EPEEIST
65. Turkish coin. : PIASTER
66. F. O. B. city. : DETROIT
1. Bridge. : SPAN
2. One of the Tudors. : MARY
3. Land area. : ACRE
4. U. S. atomic submarine. : SKATE
5. River into the Yangtze. : HAN
6. The new highbrow: Slang. : EGGHEAD
7. Enjoying TV. : SEEING
8. Following. : PURSUANT
9. Suffix forming feminine nouns. : INE
10. Brilliance. : ECLAT
11. A three-minute dish. : BOILEDEGG
12. The first exile. : ADAM
13. River of Siberia. : LENA
14. Insecticides. : DDTS
21. Retired P. M. of Canada. : STLAURENT
24. Seaweed for fertilizer. : VRAIC
25. Insect. : ANT
26. Native of Peru's capital. : LIMAN
27. Of the same mother. : ENATE
28. Easy gaits. : TROTS
31. Eskimo woman's boat. : UMIAK
32. Tooth: Comb. form. : DENTI
33. Sharp. : EDGED
35. Works like "The Messiah." : ORATORIOS
37. Frequent. : HAUNT
39. Backslider. : RELAPSER
42. Barrel. : KEG
43. Give a new form. : RESHAPE
46. Put in a small bottle. : VIALED
49. Kindled again. : RELIT
50. More bashful. : SHIER
51. Low tide. : NEAP
52. Italian town in Longfellow work. : ATRI
53. Cluster of bracts on a pineapple. : COMA
56. Fresh-water mussel. : UNIO
57. Unless: Lat. : NISI
58. Gunny cloth: Var. : TATT
60. Sooner than. : ERE
62. Old hand. : VET

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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