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New York Times, Saturday, July 4, 1959

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,641
Across Down
1. Facts and figures. : DATA
5. Egyptian god of magic. : THOTH
10. Blackthorn. : SLOE
14. Shellfish. : CRAB
15. Entertainment medium. : RADIO
16. Ringlet. : CURL
17. Where to see the Garden of the Gods. : COLORADOSPRINGS
20. Living the good life. : INCLOVER
21. Sailor's reply. : AYEAYE
22. Roman date. : IDES
23. Social group. : CLAN
24. Bridge or football player. : PASSER
27. Unbreakable, as a lease. : IRONCLAD
31. Where Moscow is. : IDAHO
32. Mythical king of Britain. : BRAN
33. Simplicity. : EASE
34. ___. pros. : NOL
35. Uncommon. : STRANGE
38. Give ___ whirl. : ITA
39. Is under obligation. : OWES
41. At any ___ (anyway). : RATE
42. Forty- ___. : NINER
44. Junior, for example. : NAMESAKE
46. Sunday best. : FINERY
47. Roof part. : EAVE
48. Jokers. : WAGS
49. Money back. : CHANGE
52. Concluding. : TERMINAL
56. Something else to see at 17 Across. : AIRFORCEACADEMY
58. Imperfectly: Prefix. : SEMI
59. Set of verses, as a stanza. : STAVE
60. German man's name. : EMIL
61. Helper: Abbr. : ASST
62. Was mistaken. : ERRED
63. Blushing. : ROSY
1. Year John VI became Pope. : DCCI
2. Short river into the Loire. : ARON
3. Soft mineral. : TALC
4. Abrogate. : ABOLISH
5. Author of "Anatomy of a Murder." : TRAVER
6. Nether world. : HADES
7. Aroma. : ODOR
8. Poetic contraction. : TIS
9. Famous Western moniker. : HOPALONG
10. Systematized knowledge. : SCIENCE
11. Moon goddess. : LUNA
12. Bacchanalia. : ORGY
13. Different. : ELSE
18. Western entertainment. : RODEOS
19. Actor Robert. : RYAN
23. Lifting device. : CRANE
24. Tree of the Southwest. : PINON
25. City in Ethiopia. : ADOWA
26. Gov. Hatfield's capital. : SALEM
27. Furious. : IRATE
28. Wool: Fr. : LAINE
29. Daisy-like flower. : ASTER
30. Term of endearment: Colloq. : DEARY
32. Slow down. : BRAKE
36. Cross. : TRAVERSE
37. Puzzle. : ENIGMA
40. Decided, by an act of choice. : SEENFIT
43. Person having first hand information. : INSIDER
45. Palm starch. : SAGO
46. Padded, as a book, with wit or quotations. : FARCED
48. Unite so as to form a design. : WEAVE
49. ___ Rosada, government HQ in Buenos Aires. : CASA
50. Hastens. : HIES
51. To ___! : ARMS
52. It's often shed. : TEAR
53. Verne character. : NEMO
54. French friends. : AMIS
55. Father of euphuism (1554–1606). : LYLY
57. Between R.G. and L.G. : CTR

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

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