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New York Times, Tuesday, June 10, 1958

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.43, Missing: { J Q X Y }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
PS notes: Original 52-Across had "mikado"; changed it to "Mikado."
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,269
Across
1. Rough-looking hickory. : SHAGBARK
9. Symbol on back of a dime. : FASCES
15. Lords of the land. : NOBLEMEN
16. Musical span. : OCTAVE
17. Bind by a contract promise, etc. : OBLIGATE
18. Begin again. : REOPEN
19. Plenty of trouble. : WOES
20. Family of a famous Dreyfusard. : ZOLAS
22. Time to fast. : LENT
23. Radio for overseas. : SHORTWAVE
26. Display boldly. : FLAUNT
28. On fire. : AKINDLE
32. Lumps of earth. : CLODS
33. To know: Scot. : KEN
34. To help. : AID
35. Pharaoh's name. : RAMESES
38. A combine among nations. : ENTENTE
40. Constellation. : ARA
41. Ragweed genus. : IVA
42. Goose gens. : ANSER
43. Of heredity. : GENETIC
45. Dawdler. : LAGGER
47. Enlister of new members. : RECRUITER
49. Away off. : AFAR
52. Heavenly Sovereign: Mikado's title. : TENNO
53. Culture medium. : AGAR
57. City NE of Torino. : MILANO
59. Make changes (in). : INNOVATE
61. Periodical employe. : EDITOR
62. Seesawed. : TEETERED
63. "Friends, ___, countrymen . . . " : ROMANS
64. Accents. : STRESSES
Down
1. Winter's traces. : SNOW
2. Road man of a sort. : HOBO
3. Efficient. : ABLE
4. Intentional slide in snow, in climbing. : GLISSADE
5. Beseech. : BEG
6. Warrior woman. : AMAZON
7. Cutting reply. : RETORT
8. Bent to pray. : KNELT
9. Lovelorn. : FORSAKEN
10. Particle. : ACE
11. Filched. : STOLEN
12. Headland. : CAPE
13. Parallel. : EVEN
14. Forced to depart. : SENT
21. Vigilant. : AWAKE
24. Follower of a Bohemian reformer. : HUSSITE
25. Wine. : VINTAGE
26. Signal fire. : FLARE
27. Arthur Miller's Willy. : LOMAN
29. Debussy opus. : DANSE
30. Foreign quart. : LITER
31. German dam. : EDER
32. Rough, broken cliff. : CRAG
36. Removers of tenants. : EVICTORS
37. Holy: Fr. : SACRE
39. Impresses deeply. : ENGRAVES
44. Mistakes in printing. : ERRATA
45. Small finch. : LINNET
46. One who makes amends. : ATONER
48. Standard amounts. : UNITS
49. Native of U. S.: Abbr. : AMER
50. Popular name for a dog. : FIDO
51. Moslem religious teacher. : ALIM
54. Food fish. : GARS
55. To ___ (exactly). : ATEE
56. Sunset colors. : REDS
58. Negative prefix. : NON
60. Native of: Suffix. : OTE

Answer summary: 7 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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