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New York Times, Thursday, July 25, 1957

Author: S. A. Kay
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
S. A. Kay has 118 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,949
Across Down
1. Gopher's habitation. : HOLE
5. Excited. : AGOG
9. Companion of 46 Down. : ROCK
13. Mohammedan religious teacher. : ALIM
14. Secy. Mitchell's department. : LABOR
16. Black. : EBON
17. Gather in. : REAP
18. For the time (being). : PROTEMPORE
20. Tower over. : DOMINATE
22. Grand ___, on Columbia River. : COULEE
23. Copious. : RICH
24. Job for a trouble man. : FLAT
25. Richardson novel, 1740. : PAMELA
28. Slapdash painting. : DAUBERY
31. Humble. : ABASE
32. Half boots. : PACS
33. Strongly felt. : DEEP
35. Filial one. : SON
36. Spread. : SCATTER
39. Bigwig in China. : MAO
40. Harbor boats. : TUGS
42. Mined products. : ORES
43. Fixed times. : HOURS
45. "___ human . . . " : TOERRIS
47. Frozen dessert. : MOUSSE
48. Is drowsy. : NODS
49. Inclination. : BENT
50. Star: Fr. : ETOILE
53. Radio dial. : SELECTOR
57. Name in U. S. Senate's Hall of Fame. : LAFOLLETTE
59. Radames' beloved. : AIDA
60. Rumpus. : STIR
61. Let fly. : LOOSE
62. Omission. : SLIP
63. Picnic spread. : EATS
64. Utters. : SAYS
65. Camper's home. : TENT
1. Unfeeling. : HARD
2. Butter's rival. : OLEO
3. Novelist O'Flaherty. : LIAM
4. Roman and others. : EMPIRES
5. Andean animal. : ALPACA
6. Character in "Middlemarch." : GARTH
7. An organ stop. : OBOE
8. Prepared. : GOT
9. Generally supposed. : REPUTED
10. Coin of Greece. : OBOL
11. Kernel. : CORE
12. Housemaid's ___. : KNEE
15. Solitary. : RECLUSE
19. Ancient kingdom near Dead Sea. : MOAB
21. City near Youngstown. : NILES
24. Matters of reality. : FACTS
25. Nation's history. : PAST
26. Here and there. : ABOUT
27. Fruit. : MANGO
28. Fruits. : DATES
29. Romulus twin. : REMUS
30. Age. : YEARS
32. He eloped with Helen. : PARIS
34. Attitude. : POSE
37. ___ Hull. : CORDELL
38. Arles's river. : RHONE
41. Certain students. : SENIORS
44. Waif. : OUTCAST
46. See 9 Across. : ROLL
47. Battles royal. : MELEES
49. Golfer Rawls. : BETSY
50. Or ___! : ELSE
51. Bye-bye. : TATA
52. "Think nothing ___." : OFIT
53. Colonnade on the agora. : STOA
54. Wall material. : TILE
55. His steed is Sleipnir. : ODIN
56. Completely absorbed. : RAPT
58. Aurora of Greek mythology. : EOS

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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