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New York Times, Friday, July 1, 1955

Author:
Victor Goldfarb
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 296 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 15
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Students & seniors
Across
1. Cockcrow. : MORN
5. Culminations. : ACMES
10. Petty dispute. : SPAT
14. Video. : ISEE
15. Hardship. : TRIAL
16. Diminutive of a girl's name. : TINA
17. A lot: Colloq. : SLEW
18. Honest Injun. : TONTO
19. Peruse. : READ
20. Method of preserving vegetables. : COLDPACK
22. Pancakes: Slang. : WHEATS
24. Where Munster is. : EIRE
25. Purloin. : STEAL
26. One of the Allens. : ETHAN
29. Brewer's mixture. : SOURMASH
32. Introduction. : PROLOG
34. Singer Petina. : IRRA
35. French pronoun. : MOI
36. Apparel in the ring. : HATS
37. Abolish again. : REBAN
39. Boisterous. : LOUD
40. Eight: Prefix. : OCT
41. Inexpensive fur. : CONY
42. Blur. : SMUDGE
44. Description for Dizzy Gillespie. : REALCOOL
46. Choctaw version of OKs. : OKEHS
47. Injures. : MAIMS
48. Dim. : PALE
50. A gradual slope. : GLACIS
52. Beauty parlor specialty. : COLDWAVE
56. Function. : ROLE
57. Intended. : MEANT
59. Make ___ (be popular). : AHIT
60. Freezer. : ICER
61. Children's favorite. : ALICE
62. Dream: Fr. : REVE
63. Flower. : POSY
64. Forty-___. : NINER
65. Abbreviated titles. : MMES
Down
1. Mixed: Abbr. : MISC
2. Haakon's capital. : OSLO
3. Part of a movie. : REEL
4. Fresh starts. : NEWDEALS
5. Oil of rose petals. : ATTAR
6. Italian philosopher. : CROCE
7. Symbol of luxury. : MINK
8. Consume. : EAT
9. Minuet movements. : SLOWTURNS
10. Sweet Afton, for instance. : STREAM
11. A dessert. : PIEALAMODE
12. Artist's study: Abbr. : ANAT
13. Children. : TADS
21. Tree of the Southwest. : PINO
23. Goddess. : HERA
25. Rail. : SORA
26. Official of modern Greece. : EPHOR
27. Small quantity. : TRACE
28. Food for the Cisco Kid. : HOTTAMALES
29. A witch. : SIBYL
30. Soft murmuring sound. : SOUGH
31. Leather. : HIDES
33. Wedding attendant. : GROOMSMAN
38. Biblical name. : ENOS
39. Lacking enthusiasm. : LUKEWARM
41. 202. : CCII
43. Source of penicillin. : MOLD
45. Fine needlework pattern. : LACERY
48. ___ de Leon. : PONCE
49. Fix, as clothing. : ALTER
50. Handshake. : GRIP
51. In ___ parentis. : LOCO
52. Author of "Double Indemnity." : CAIN
53. Sceptical sound. : AHEM
54. Qui ___. : VIVE
55. French seasons. : ETES
58. Yale man. : ELI

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 12 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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