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New York Times, Monday, July 6, 1959

Author:
Isaac Kert
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 306 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Isaac Kert has 30 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,643
Across
1. Billiard shot. : CAROM
6. Shiny material. : SPAR
10. Tidy (up), old style. : REDD
14. Joab's cousin. : AMASA
15. Comber. : WAVE
16. French saint of silversmiths. : ELOI
17. Showing no emotion: Colloq. : POKERFACED
19. Whimper. : MEWL
20. Arizona city, site of annual rodeo. : PRESCOTT
21. Tool for removing snow. : SHOVEL
23. Species of whale. : ORC
24. Imposing. : STATELY
25. Effective resource held in reserve: Colloq. : ACEINTHEHOLE
30. One thousand: Comb. form. : MILLI
31. "It ___ Necessarily So." : AINT
32. Poke. : BAG
35. City in Siberia. : OMSK
36. Creator of Baron Münchhausen. : RASPE
38. Reduce gradually. : PARE
39. Rock python in Kipling tales. : KAA
40. Tree trunk. : BOLE
41. Sand formation at river mouth. : DELTA
42. Deceitful fellow. : DOUBLEDEALER
45. Dickens heroine. : ESTELLA
48. Son of: Prefix. : MAC
49. Flaunt. : PARADE
50. Lamentably insignificant. : PITIABLE
55. More than. : OVER
56. Dostoevski story. : THEGAMBLER
58. Fir or pine board. : DEAL
59. Journey in a circuit. : TOUR
60. Progressively onward. : ALONG
61. Vortex. : EDDY
62. Judge's circuit. : EYRE
63. George Eliot's common law husband. : LEWES
Down
1. Creator of the Scraggs family. : CAPP
2. Love, in Spain. : AMOR
3. Slant. : RAKE
4. Suffixes in chemistry. : OSES
5. Physicist, 1909 Nobel Prize winner. : MARCONI
6. Worsted sample. : SWATCH
7. Treaty. : PACT
8. Hail! : AVE
9. Arsenal in Alabama. : REDSTONE
10. Secluded. : REMOTE
11. Schoolboy of France. : ELEVE
12. Wooden pin. : DOWEL
13. Daffodil: Colloq. : DILLY
18. Citadel. : FORT
22. Sentry's call. : HALT
24. Cruiser. : SHIP
25. Berserk. : AMOK
26. Mountain peak: Ital. : CIMA
27. Schiaparelli. : ELSA
28. Of that ___ (of the same sort). : ILK
29. Frame for display use. : EASEL
32. ___ four! : BALL
33. Commedia dell'___. : ARTE
34. Trappings. : GEAR
36. Game of chance. : ROULETTE
37. Canadian province: Abbr. : ALBA
38. Vegetable seed. : PEA
40. Striking. : BOLD
41. Numbered by tens. : DECIMAL
42. First word of the marriage service. : DEARLY
43. Refugee. : EMIGRE
44. Facts. : DATA
45. Poem. : EPODE
46. Redeemed. : SAVED
47. ___ water, in swimming. : TREAD
50. Fear: Fr. : PEUR
51. ___, Baker, Charlie, etc. : ABLE
52. Gale. : BLOW
53. Soft breathing, in phonetics. : LENE
54. Units of energy. : ERGS
57. Heavy barge. : HOY

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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