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AIR-CONDITIONED

New York Times, Sunday, July 6, 1958

Author: Jules Arensberg
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 176, Blocks: 83, Avg Word Len: 5.07, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 721 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 122, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 15, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 24
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,295
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1. Sundae ingredient. : SIRUP
6. Wild plum. : SLOE
10. Acquire. : MAKE
14. Type of handwriting. : SCRAWL
20. "___ in sheep's clothing." : AWOLF
21. City in Michigan. : COLDWATER
23. Vehicle on the Via Appia. : CHARIOT
25. Mistress of Manderley. : REBECCADEWINTER
27. Story of chivalry. : ROMANCE
28. Very: Fr. : TRES
29. Where Crater Lake is: Abbr. : OREG
30. Indicator. : DIAL
31. Mere handful. : WISP
32. Leader: Lat. : DUX
33. Poetic contraction. : OER
34. French noblemen. : DUCS
35. "___ Brutus." : DEAR
36. Inside info. : DOPE
37. Subordinate: Abbr. : ASST
38. Unwordy. : TERSE
40. Greenbacks. : TENS
41. Encircled. : GIRT
42. Royal title: Abbr. : HRH
43. Provide for expenses. : DEFRAY
45. Weeding tools. : HOES
46. Famous anthropologist. : BOAS
47. A musician. : LUTIST
50. ___ corn. : EAROF
51. Hamlet. : DORP
52. Wealth of a sort. : FROZENASSETS
54. Site of a Southern cannery center. : FROSTPROOFFLA
57. Intensified exclamation. : OOH
58. Mauna ___. : LOA
59. Harvest goddess. : OPS
60. Nogs. : ALES
61. Downspouts. : RAINPIPES
65. Jewish month. : ADAR
66. Military dike. : ESTACADE
68. Adjective suffix. : ENT
69. Of speech. : ORAL
70. Nuns: Abbr. : SISTS
71. Piggery. : STY
72. Leaves. : GOES
74. Type of dive. : SWAN
75. Lugubrious. : SAD
76. Canal gates. : LOCKS
79. Polish city. : LODZ
80. Letter. : CEE
81. Capable of being flustered. : AGITABLE
86. Exclamations of aversion. : UGHS
87. Truman, for one. : NEWDEALER
89. Sheepfold. : COTE
90. Selassie's title. : RAS
91. Gilbertian princess. : IDA
92. Dress in. : DON
93. Snubs. : COLDSHOULDERS
96. Molly. : GERTRUDEBERG
101. Grass. : REED
102. Permission. : LEAVE
103. Buhlwork. : INLAYS
104. Thaumaturge. : MAGE
105. Estuaries: Span. : RIAS
106. Mattock. : PICKAX
107. Sounds of indecision. : ERS
108. Chinese dynasty. : MING
109. Tiller. : HELM
110. Find out. : GETAT
111. Detriment. : COST
113. Pitcher's miscue. : BALK
114. Part of Webster's signature. : DANL
115. Sea: Lat. : MARE
116. Folsom's domain: Abbr. : HEW
119. Jan ___ of Bohemia. : HUS
120. Other. : ELSE
121. See 20 Across. : LOBO
122. Levantine ketch. : SAIC
123. Evening, in Rome. : SERA
124. Slights. : IGNORES
126. Phenomenon of 1936. : GONEWITHTHEWIND
129. Attraction for a stage door Johnny. : CHORINE
130. City N. of San Diego, Calif. : OCEANSIDE
131. Prima ___. : FACIE
132. Describing a well-dressed sportsman. : TWEEDY
133. Stepped-on things. : TOES
134. Dry as dust. : ARID
135. Bucephalus. : STEED
1. Andrea del ___. : SARTO
2. "If ___ King." : IWERE
3. He wrote "Good-bye and Keep Cold." : ROBERTFROST
4. Rubber trees. : ULES
5. Army man. : PFC
6. Uncommon. : SCARCE
7. Mineral veins. : LODES
8. A Cassini. : OLEG
9. Man's name: Abbr. : EDW
10. Crazes. : MANIAS
11. Rose essence. : ATTAR
12. Ship: Poet. : KEEL
13. Misplay. : ERR
14. Scenario. : SCRIPT
15. Picked. : CHOSE
16. Garage approach. : RAMP
17. Macaw. : ARA
18. Protection for drivers. : WINDSHIELDS
19. Path of a point: Math. : LOCUS
22. Extends. : WIDENS
24. Book. : TEXT
26. Boston cager Bob. : COUSY
31. Inferior. : WORSE
34. Selective Service legislation. : DRAFTACTS
35. Operation ___. : DEEPFREEZE
36. Voyager of 1488. : DIAZ
37. Crafts. : ARTS
39. Greek god. : EROS
40. Matador's adversary. : TORO
41. Stickum. : GOO
42. Soothe. : HUSH
43. Author of "Moll Flanders." : DEFOE
44. Wyatt's family. : EARPS
45. "Cooler." : HOOSEGOW
46. Cereal dish. : BRAN
47. Asian land. : LAOS
48. Ermine. : STOAT
49. Kings. : TSARS
51. ___ Scott. : DRED
52. Rove on the wing. : FLIT
53. Winter song. : NOEL
55. "The Iceman Cometh." : PLAY
56. Cooling devices. : FANS
62. Boring device. : POWERDRILL
63. Man's name. : IRA
64. Helmet plumes. : PANACHES
65. Milanov role. : AIDA
67. Invites. : ASKS
70. Man-made moon. : SATELLITE
73. Bizarre. : ODD
74. Blind, in falconry. : SEEL
75. In ___. : SITU
76. Author Pirandello. : LUIGI
77. City in Utah. : OGDEN
78. Contemporary English novelist. : CHARLESSNOW
79. Impart. : LEND
80. Kind of dance. : CLOG
82. ___ humor. : GOOD
83. Get the party going. : BREAKTHEICE
84. Insect stage. : LARVA
85. County on the Thames. : ESSEX
87. French pronoun. : NOUS
88. Farm division. : ACRE
92. Prohibitionists. : DRYS
94. Groove. : SEAM
95. Ten: Prefix. : DECA
97. Pielet. : TART
98. Roussellian hero. : EMILE
99. Repository. : BANK
100. Chap: Slang. : EGG
105. Distinction. : RENOWN
106. Food fish. : PERCH
108. Portrayer of Lincoln. : MASSEY
109. ___ corpus. : HABEAS
110. Trained to trot, pace, etc. : GAITED
111. Stylish. : CHIC
112. Zero. : OUGHT
113. Mixture. : BLEND
114. Recipient. : DONEE
115. Mohammedan messiah. : MAHDI
117. Bilko. : ERNIE
118. Paddled. : WADED
120. Indian. : ERIE
121. In ___ parentis. : LOCO
122. Another "cooler." : STIR
123. Clout. : SWAT
125. Limonite. : ORE
126. Caught. : GOT
127. "A rose ___ rose . . . " : ISA
128. Letters. : EFS

Answer summary: 11 unique to this puzzle, 13 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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