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New York Times, Monday, July 8, 1957

Author:
Geraldine King
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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Students & seniors
Across
1. Load. : PACK
5. Russian log hut. : ISBA
9. Quarrel. : SPAT
13. Actor in "Love Me Tender." : EGAN
14. Unfermented grape juice. : STUM
15. The newest state. : GHANA
16. Franks, Slavs, etc. : EUROPEANS
18. Direction. : NORTH
19. Songbird. : REDWING
20. Fishing boat. : TRAWLER
22. Shelf. : LEDGE
24. Function. : USE
25. Diamond term. : ONBASE
28. Stand for holding glass, china, etc. : DISHRACK
33. Carnivorous mammal: Colloq. : COON
34. Lower in rank. : DEMOTE
36. 1051. : MLI
37. Lacking taste. : CRUDE
39. Bosh. : ROT
40. Mme. de ___. : STAEL
42. Branch of armed forces: Abbr. : USN
43. Things miraculously applied. : MANNAS
46. State: Fr. : ETAT
47. Hung again. : REDRAPED
49. Rockers. : CHAIRS
51. Number. : ONE
52. Get out! : SCRAM
54. Fanfare. : TANTARA
58. Ratlike animal. : HAMSTER
62. Here and there. : ABOUT
63. Substance for making griddles. : SOAPSTONE
65. Dried fruit. : PRUNE
66. Concerning. : INRE
67. Chemical suffix. : ENOL
68. Karachi is its capital. : SIND
69. Passing fashions. : FADS
70. Cheerful. : ROSY
Down
1. Equal. : PEER
2. A chill. : AGUE
3. Club or spade. : CARD
4. Minority leader in Senate. : KNOWLAND
5. "The song ___ . . . " : ISENDED
6. Alonzo of football fame. : STAGG
7. Roll. : BUN
8. City on the Zuider Zee: Abbr. : AMST
9. Party for the bride. : SHOWER
10. Legislative assembly: Abbr. : PARL
11. Status quo ___. : ANTE
12. Wild goat. : TAHR
15. Grinds the teeth together. : GNASHES
17. Mixes up, as type. : PIES
21. Reddish color. : RUST
23. Author of "Drums Along the Mohawk." : EDMONDS
25. Come to mind. : OCCUR
26. Language of the Vikings. : NORSE
27. Headed (for). : BOUND
29. Greek letter. : IOTA
30. Famous violin. : AMATI
31. Positive. : CLEAR
32. Uniform in certain British regiments. : KILTS
35. Sea bird. : ERNE
38. Come forth. : EMANATE
41. Member of a union. : TEAMSTER
44. Imitator. : APER
45. Embarrassing situations. : SCRAPES
48. Sonorous. : ROTUND
50. Amateur radio operators. : HAMS
53. Vegetable. : CHARD
54. Bugle call. : TAPS
55. Shelter: Fr. : ABRI
56. Part of speech. : NOUN
57. Supposing. : ASIF
59. ___ purpose. : TONO
60. Biblical name. : ENOS
61. Count (on). : RELY
64. Go off ___ tangent. : ONA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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