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New York Times, Wednesday, July 10, 1957

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,934
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1. Place ___ Concorde. : DELA
5. Disney's "___ Island." : SEAL
9. Heroes of a TV series. : TMEN
13. Over. : ATOP
14. Chaucerian subdivision. : TALE
15. Was outstanding. : SHONE
16. How Louis Napoleon became dictator. : COUPDETAT
18. Spenserian subdivision. : CANTO
19. Makes beloved. : ENDEARS
20. Take courage. : HEARTEN
22. Year in the 11th century. : MLII
23. Cape of North Carolina. : FEAR
24. Time periods: Abbr. : YRS
25. Court. : WOO
27. Speak indistinctly. : SLUR
29. Calendar abbreviation. : SAT
31. Be contiguous. : ABUT
33. Phrase for certain cities in wartime. : ENEMYBASES
38. Mentioned. : CITED
40. Links place. : TEE
41. Unstressed central vowel sound. : SCHWA
42. Phrase for a member of a human triangle. : OTHERWOMAN
45. Parts of hose. : TOES
46. Teachers' group. : NEA
47. Dear me! : ALAS
49. Common suffixes. : ERS
50. Calendar abbreviation. : DEC
53. Peninsula on the Arabian coast. : ADEN
55. Cravats. : TIES
57. Defenseless. : UNARMED
59. "Inside" author. : GUNTHER
62. Irving Berlin song. : MARIE
63. Part of car becoming obsolete. : GEARSHIFT
65. Lee Strasberg pupil. : ACTOR
66. Inter ___. : ALIA
67. Poker term. : ANTE
68. Photo copy: Colloq. : STAT
69. Rivulet. : RILL
70. Loch in Inverness-shire. : NESS
1. Fresh-water fish. : DACE
2. Town on the Thames. : ETON
3. Jackie Gleason creation. : LOUDMOUTH
4. Quick tap with the foot, in fencing. : APPEL
5. Aseptic. : STERILE
6. Sign on a diner. : EATS
7. ___ carte. : ALA
8. Mythical river. : LETHE
9. "___ she blows!" : THAR
10. Famous general's nickname. : MONTY
11. Stage direction. : ENTER
12. Main Street luminescence. : NEONS
15. Beetle-shaped amulets. : SCARABS
17. Where VIP's sit. : DAIS
21. Pleasant. : EASY
23. Governor of Minnesota. : FREEMAN
25. City in Texas. : WACO
26. Type of newspaper piece. : OBIT
28. Biblical preposition. : UNTO
30. Social asset. : TACT
32. Suffix for cardinal numbers. : TEEN
34. Lunch. : MEAL
35. Italian award-winning movie. : SHOESHINE
36. Pitcher. : EWER
37. Back talk. : SASS
39. "Beautiful ___," Stephen Foster song. : DREAMER
43. Go forward with effort. : WADE
44. Real. : NATURAL
48. Pride and others. : SINS
50. French author. : DUMAS
51. Put through legislation. : ENACT
52. Magna ___. : CARTA
54. One of the Hoovers. : EDGAR
56. Allen of the Green Mountain Boys. : ETHAN
58. ___ Act. : RIOT
59. Girl's name. : GAIL
60. Newts. : EFTS
61. Highways: Abbr. : RTES
64. Bulldog. : ELI

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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