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New York Times, Monday, June 29, 1959

Author: Leonard Sussman
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 306 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,636
Across Down
1. Cache. : HIDE
5. Far-reaching. : VAST
9. Mediterranean port. : HAIFA
14. Single. : UNAL
15. Together: Mus. : ADUE
16. Firebug's crime. : ARSON
17. Bread spread. : MARMALADE
19. Unit of currency in Brussels. : BELGA
20. A certain person. : ONE
21. Diamond star. : MAYS
22. Best. : FINEST
23. Indians. : REDMEN
25. Crimean seaport. : YALTA
27. Part of a foot. : INCH
29. Lye, for example. : CAUSTIC
33. Character in 42 Across. : DICKDEADEYE
37. ___ blanco (polar bear): Span. : OSO
38. Lothario. : ROUE
39. Rest. : SIT
40. Flickertail State: Abbr. : NDAK
41. Feasted. : ATE
42. Production of 1878. : HMSPINAFORE
46. Beverage for toasting purposes. : WASSAIL
48. Part of a honeycomb. : CELL
49. Vegetable dish. : PUREE
51. Of greatest range. : WIDEST
55. Objurgate. : BERATE
58. Easy gait. : LOPE
60. Compete. : VIE
61. Vinegary. : ACERB
62. Act in hoity-toity manner. : PUTONAIRS
64. Military dress hat. : SHAKO
65. Bouquet. : ODOR
66. Oversupply. : GLUT
67. Character in "Uncle Tom's Cabin." : TOPSY
68. Kibitzer, at times. : PEST
69. Behold. : ESPY
1. Frame of mind. : HUMOR
2. Empty-headed. : INANE
3. Feared not. : DARED
4. Tree. : ELM
5. Short drapery. : VALANCE
6. Forever and ___. : ADAY
7. Full of froth. : SUDSY
8. Pipe joint. : TEE
9. Frequenter of club, cafe, etc. : HABITUE
10. Circus rings. : ARENAS
11. Elba. : ISLE
12. Weather phenomena. : FOGS
13. Medical science: Abbr. : ANAT
18. Improve. : AMEND
22. Criticize mercilessly. : FLAY
24. M. C.'s instrument. : MIKE
26. See 61 Across. : ACETIC
28. Mix-up: Slang. : HASSLE
30. Ruckus. : TODO
31. River into the Danube. : ISAR
32. Fuel. : COKE
33. Receive from some source. : DRAW
34. After theta. : IOTA
35. Rods used in games. : CUES
36. Sink. : DIP
40. St. John's is its capital: Abbr. : NFLD
42. Musical instrument. : HAUTBOY
43. Sludge. : MIRE
44. Rhode Island resort. : NEWPORT
45. Outlander. : ALIEN
47. Dashing young men. : SPARKS
50. Baffle. : ELUDE
52. Crime and its retinue. : EVILS
53. Sundae stuff. : SIRUP
54. Hard to please. : TESTY
55. Rope fiber. : BAST
56. Repeat. : ECHO
57. Gather. : REAP
59. Indians. : OTOS
62. Summer beverage. : POP
63. A dog's ___. : AGE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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