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New York Times, Friday, July 22, 1955

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.31, Missing: { F J Q X Y }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 78, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12
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© 1955, The New York TimesNo. 2,215

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Take a dip in the ocean. : BATHE
6. Gazed with malicious pleasure. : GLOATED
13. The loser. : ALSORAN
16. Put in a new sequence: Var. : REALINE
17. Cascade. : NIAGARA
18. Oriental. : EASTERN
19. ___ Tag. : DER
20. Touching. : TANGENT
22. Le Grand Louis. : ROI
23. Distinct part. : UNIT
25. Lavender or lilac. : SCENT
26. Authoress Vicki. : BAUM
27. Latin date. : NONES
29. Noun suffix of agency. : ENT
30. NATO and SEATO. : PACTS
31. Marked, as class papers. : GRADED
33. Father of the disciples James and John. : ZEBEDEE
35. Hydrocarbon used as fuel. : METHANE
37. Reindeer. : CARIBOU
40. Chocks placed under vehicle wheels. : SPRAGS
45. New York State symbols. : ROSES
46. Make do (with "out"). : EKE
48. Precocious French novelist. : SAGAN
49. The present date: Abbr. : INST
50. Markets. : SHOPS
52. Star in Cetus. : MIRA
53. University in Baton Rouge. : LSU
54. Pushing. : SHOVING
56. Jolly ___. : TAR
57. Pertaining to a unit of light. : LUMINAL
59. Valor. : COURAGE
61. Green variety of beryl. : EMERALD
62. Fly's finale. : SWATTER
63. Mexican blankets. : SERAPES
64. Poetic rewards. : MEEDS
Down
1. Site of recent conclave of Asiatic nations. : BANDUNG
2. One who transfers property. : ALIENOR
3. Catherine or Alexandra. : TSARINA
4. Farm animal. : HOG
5. Quod ___ demonstrandum. : ERAT
6. Infusion such as hyson. : GREENTEA
7. Relied on. : LEANT
8. Tobacco dryer. : OAST
9. High in pitch. : ALT
10. Dead heat. : TIERACE
11. On the way. : ENROUTE
12. Coarse materials. : DENIMS
14. Macaws. : ARAS
15. Mr. Garner's middle name. : NANCE
21. Number three Russian Army man. : GENZHUKOV
24. Baseball's Williams. : TED
26. Wrong. : BAD
28. Prefixes meaning half. : SEMIS
30. Sounds from the brooder. : PEEPS
32. Social bud. : DEB
34. Battalions: Abbr. : BNS
36. Very slight footings. : TOEHOLDS
37. Eat. : CONSUME
38. One who takes things for granted. : ASSUMER
39. Soak. : RET
41. Leader of the flock. : RAM
42. Fluster. : AGITATE
43. Put the car away. : GARAGED
44. Trappers. : SNARERS
45. Valleys on the moon. : RILLES
47. Classics. : EPICS
50. Fissile rock. : SHALE
51. Mountain cap. : SNOW
54. Break off. : SNAP
55. One of the Marianas Islands. : GUAM
58. Man's name. : IRA
60. Highway: Abbr. : RTE

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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