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New York Times, Tuesday, July 19, 1955

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 29, Avg Word Len: 5.44, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 256 (avg 1.31)
Open Squares: 92, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1955, The New York TimesNo. 2,212
Across
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Broadway drama (with "The"). : BADSEED
8
Kim Stanley vehicle. : BUSSTOP
15
Produce an effect. : OPERATE
16
French statesman Pinay. : ANTOINE
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Combatant. : OPPOSER
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Economical individual. : STINTER
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Light meal. : TEA
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Turncoat. : TRAITOR
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Bad: Prefix. : MIS
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Wagtail or pipit. : LARK
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French resort. : NICE
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Italian resort. : LIDO
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Senatorial first name. : ESTES
29
Induced. : LED
30
Nut tree. : PECAN
31
Actions for effect. : GESTURES
33
Secluded place. : RECESS
34
Walked along. : TROD
35
Fill up with sand. : SILT
36
Quiet: Poet. : STILLY
39
Easily made angry. : CHOLERIC
43
Midwest Senator. : WILEY
44
___ Paulo, Brazil. : SAO
45
Place of conflict. : ARENA
46
Building extensions. : ELLS
47
Modern dance. : TROT
49
Promontory, in place names. : NESS
50
Beverage. : ALE
51
Slight knowledge. : SMATTER
54
Fell suddenly. : LIT
55
Dominant people of Luzon. : TAGALOG
57
Occurrence. : EPISODE
59
Follower of "Liberté." : EGALITE
60
Type of industrialist. : REFINER
61
Raconteur. : RELATOR
62
Farm machines. : SEEDERS
Down
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Deal illicitly, à la Prohibition. : BOOTLEG
2
Quiet. : APPEASE
3
Sets out. : DEPARTS
4
Theatre sign. : SRO
5
Direction. : EAST
6
Everlasting: Poetic. : ETERN
7
Thrown off the course. : DERAILED
8
Sewed. : BASTED
9
Preposition. : UNTO
10
Activity. : STIR
11
Term of address. : SON
12
Very small birds. : TITMICE
13
Indians of Central New York. : ONEIDAS
14
Individuals. : PERSONS
21
Desserts. : ICES
24
Kitchen equipment. : KETTLES
26
Reading desk. : LECTERN
28
Uncivil. : SURLY
30
Italian statesman. : PELLA
32
Actor Rogers. : ROY
33
___ Grande. : RIO
35
Important marbles. : SHOOTERS
36
Pull-over. : SWEATER
37
Cultivation of land. : TILLAGE
38
Not authorized. : ILLEGAL
39
Vehicle. : CART
40
Part of a movie film. : REELONE
41
One in the know. : INSIDER
42
Swiveled wheels. : CASTERS
44
Person of long experience. : STAGER
48
Dwelling for 13 Down. : TEPEE
51
Cut. : SLIT
52
J. P. Marquand sleuth. : MOTO
53
Widespread. : RIFE
56
___ king. : ALA
58
One of the Caesars. : SID

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

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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