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New York Times, Tuesday, June 28, 1955

Author: Sidney Lambert
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
Sidney Lambert has 114 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1955, The New York TimesNo. 2,191
Across Down
1. A shout or call. : HALLO
6. Public promenade. : MALL
10. Arabian judge. : CADI
14. Spiny plants. : ALOES
15. Part of U. S.–Canadian boundary. : ERIE
16. Its capital is Muscat. : OMAN
17. ___-arms (soldier). : MANAT
18. Pub beverages. : ALES
19. Appellation. : NAME
20. Stubborn. : PIGHEADED
22. Plant of thistle family. : ASTER
23. Drawing room. : SALON
24. Rockwell Kent. : ARTIST
25. Titles for Peter and Paul: Abbr. : STS
28. Author Wallace. : LEW
29. After Shebat. : ADAR
30. Have charge of. : LEAD
32. Thunderstorm phenomenon. : CLOUDBURST
37. Estate. : ACRES
39. Lawyer: Abbr. : ATT
40. French department, including Greater Paris. : SEINE
41. Small brush. : WHISKBROOM
44. Extent of an arch. : SPAN
45. Short dagger. : DIRK
46. Relative of a tankard. : MUG
48. Quick to learn. : APT
49. Take umbrage. : RESENT
52. Exhibitions of products. : FAIRS
54. Senior's final hurdle. : EXAMS
55. Political prerogative. : PATRONAGE
59. Sympathetic response. : ECHO
60. Hawaiian island. : MAUI
61. Town or city: Fr. : VILLE
62. Streak of mineral matter. : VEIN
63. Highest: Comb. form. : ACRO
64. Outer: Anat. : ECTAL
65. Napoleon slept here. : ELBA
66. Common verb. : BEEN
67. Runners used on aircraft. : SKIDS
1. Where Smith College is: Colloq. : HAMP
2. Kirghiz mountain range. : ALAI
3. Tedious. : LONG
4. Laban's daughter and namesakes. : LEAHS
5. Bony. : OSTEAL
6. Songbird. : MEADOWLARK
7. "Green Hat" author. : ARLEN
8. Told fibs. : LIED
9. French article. : LES
10. Interprets. : CONSTRUES
11. Teacher of Stradivari. : AMATI
12. English titles. : DAMES
13. Sluggish. : INERT
21. Relative of Sandy. : ALEC
22. Bedouins. : ARABS
24. Subjoin. : ADD
25. Kind of salad. : SLAW
26. Carnegie or Georgia. : TECH
27. Woman's wear in Bombay. : SARI
29. Describing new electronic devices. : AUTOMATION
31. Shakespearean wife. : DESDEMONA
33. Ear: Comb. form. : OTO
34. River bank. : RIPA
35. Fastener. : SNAP
36. Creation of Omar. : TENT
38. Furrier's concern. : SKINS
42. Trainmen's union. : BRT
43. Glacier in Alaska. : MUIR
47. Woods. : GROVES
49. Village official in Canada. : REEVE
50. Outdo. : EXCEL
51. VIP in India. : SAHIB
52. Successor to Mendès-France. : FAURE
53. Small notch. : SNICK
55. Walk the floor. : PACE
56. High: Comb. form. : ALTI
57. Pleased. : GLAD
58. Fish. : EELS
60. Oberon's spouse. : MAB

Answer summary: 8 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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