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New York Times, Wednesday, July 2, 1958

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { F J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
PS notes: Original 57-Down had "Trojan's"; corrected it to "Trajan's."
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,291
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1. Nap. : SLEEP
6. Pro-tennis star. : LEWHOAD
13. University in Hamilton, N. Y. : COLGATE
16. Cretan princess. : ARIADNE
17. Birds related to crows. : ORIOLES
18. Imply. : CONNOTE
19. Things, in legal phrases. : RES
20. Isolate. : SECLUDE
22. Tear. : RIP
23. Ivy Leaguers. : ELIS
25. Historic battleship. : MAINE
26. Sounds of disapproval. : BOOS
27. Far East capital. : SEOUL
29. Sweet ___. : PEA
30. Scottish hero. : BRUCE
31. Spurs on. : INCITES
33. Nipponese dancer. : GEISHA
34. Prom girl. : COED
35. Complain. : MOAN
36. Nevada Senator. : MALONE
39. Mounting. : SOARING
42. Affirms confidently. : AVERS
43. Morse code signal. : SOS
44. Burns. : SEARS
46. Ships' records. : LOGS
47. Writer Norman Vincent. : PEALE
49. 100 dinars. : RIAL
50. Card. : ACE
51. Devices on sewing machines. : TUCKERS
53. Edward ___. : VII
54. First aid item. : BANDAGE
56. Geological period. : MIOCENE
58. Gave as proof. : ADDUCED
59. Middle East people. : SEMITES
60. Flower-like ornament. : ROSETTE
61. Turn outward. : EVERT
1. A large number. : SCORES
2. Anita Loos heroine. : LORELEI
3. Relative of syncope. : ELISION
4. Conceit: Colloq. : EGO
5. Buddies. : PALS
6. Blank space. : LACUNA
7. Wear away. : ERODE
8. Champagne. : WINE
9. Chinese river. : HAN
10. Fragrant. : ODOROUS
11. Ohio college. : ANTIOCH
12. ___ fishing. : DEEPSEA
14. Abound. : TEEM
15. Avoided. : ESCAPED
21. Relatives of half-truths. : LIES
24. Helps. : SUCCORS
26. More salty. : BRINIER
28. Non-tree-climbing animals. : LIONS
30. Tree-climbing animals. : BEARS
32. Links place. : TEE
33. Portuguese enclave, in India. : GOA
35. Followers of the Prophet. : MOSLEMS
36. Coastal region of India. : MALABAR
37. Tropical fruit. : AVOCADO
38. Captions or inscriptions. : LEGENDS
39. Drench. : SOAK
40. Unaffected simplicity. : NAIVETE
41. Brush or tool for marking wood surfaces. : GRAINER
43. Withdraw. : SECEDE
45. Craftiest. : SLIEST
47. Seattle's Sound. : PUGET
48. Third largest city of Pennsylvania. : ERIE
51. Relative of discretion. : TACT
52. About. : SOME
55. Becoming. : DUE
57. Year in Trajan's reign. : CIV

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

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