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New York Times, Monday, July 28, 1958

Author: Thomas Meekin
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 85, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 13 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,317
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1. Swaying. : AROCK
6. Arcturus or Regulus. : STAR
10. Tall spar. : MAST
14. Moors (the people). : MAURI
15. Devil-may-care. : RASH
16. Early Peruvian ruler. : INCA
17. Repeatedly. : OFTEN
18. Not in accord. : OUTOFSTEP
20. Heavily built. : STODGY
22. Football field marking. : SIDELINE
23. Letter cabinets. : FILES
25. Intertwined again. : RELACED
26. Radiance. : LAMBENCY
29. Foxy. : SLY
30. Slantingly raised. : ATILT
31. Desert water spot. : OASIS
33. ___ Ridge, Tennessee. : OAK
36. Burgundy. : WINE
37. Short surplice. : COTTA
38. Artifice. : RUSE
39. Degree in science. : SCD
40. Mother: Brit. colloq. : MATER
41. Mediterranean sharp-prowed vessel. : SETEE
42. Descendant. : SON
43. Fuel. : SOFTCOAL
45. Artist's mixing board. : PALETTE
49. Printer's galley. : PROOF
50. Pahlevi's people. : IRANIANS
52. Papal collars. : ORALES
55. Old-fashioned. : OUTOFDATE
57. Many ___ (frequently). : ATIME
58. Over: Ger. : UBER
59. Port of Algeria. : ORAN
60. Servant of Aladdin's lamp. : GENIE
61. Girl's name meaning princess. : SARA
62. Tear. : REND
63. Pleasant gardens. : EDENS
1. One of a famous comedy team. : AMOS
2. Float. : RAFT
3. "Out of sight, ___." : OUTOFMIND
4. Worthy of belief. : CREDIBLE
5. Small crested bird. : KINGLET
6. Theatrical notice: Abbr. : SRO
7. Greek letters. : TAUS
8. On the move. : ASTIR
9. Region in South Africa. : RHODESIA
10. Lose. : MISLAY
11. Caper. : ANTIC
12. Picture. : SCENE
13. Secured by adhesive strip. : TAPED
19. Strikes down. : FELLS
21. Money in Tokio. : YEN
24. Go swiftly: Colloq. : SCOOT
26. Statutes. : LAWS
27. Of the kind of: Suffix. : ATIC
28. County in Finger Lakes region, N. Y. : YATES
32. Razor sharpener. : STROP
33. Not in agreement. : OUTOFLINE
34. Beyond the three-mile limit. : ASEA
35. Ship's main timber. : KEEL
37. Spanish singer of folk songs. : CANTADOR
38. Applied paint again. : RECOATED
40. Theme in art. : MOTIF
41. ___ battery. : STORAGE
42. Lady in Spain. : SENORA
44. To and ___. : FRO
45. Devout. : PIOUS
46. Island off Venezuela. : ARUBA
47. Subsequently. : LATER
48. Lake in Finland. : ENARE
51. Musial of St. Louis. : STAN
53. ___ Pasha, 19th cen. African explorer. : EMIN
54. Views. : SEES
56. Finish. : END

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 9 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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