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New York Times, Thursday, August 1, 1957

Author:
A. H. Drummond, Jr.
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { F J Q U X Z }, Scrabble score: 262 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
A. H. Drummond, Jr. has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,956
Across
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Great Spanish painter. : GOYA
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Orient. : EAST
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Malice. : SPITE
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Winged. : ALAR
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Creator of the Doolittles. : SHAW
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Weight unit. : CARAT
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Beautify the grounds. : LANDSCAPE
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Spicy odor. : AROMA
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Its capital is Luanda. : ANGOLA
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Watcher. : SENTINEL
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Line. : ROPE
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Kiddies. : TOTS
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Hammett's detective. : SAMSPADE
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Mug. : SEIDEL
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Commotion. : ADO
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One of the Sitwells. : EDITH
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Collect. : RAISE
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Vein of ore. : LODE
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Upper space. : ETHER
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Famed cartoonist. : NAST
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Common verbal contraction. : ARENT
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Corporate department. : SALES
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Openwork. : NET
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River mouths. : DELTAS
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Certain Westerners. : NEVADANS
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Lined up. : AROW
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Nothing: Span. : NADA
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Qualifies (one) for. : ENTITLES
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Blend. : MINGLE
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Part of a Yale refrain. : BOOLA
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Fall guy. : SCAPEGOAT
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Fluff. : BONER
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Basic infinitive. : TOBE
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Pianist Petri. : EGON
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Sideslips. : SKIDS
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Hied. : SPED
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Girl's name. : ROSA
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Celebration. : GALA
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"Good Earth" heroine. : OLAN
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Cry of a wild goose. : YANG
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Passions. : ARDORS
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Reckless prank. : ESCAPADE
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So! : AHA
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Undermines. : SAPS
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Birdlike sound. : TWEET
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Disperse. : SCATTER
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Dweller on the banks of the Seine. : PARISIAN
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Firm strength. : IRON
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Unexciting. : TAME
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And elsewhere. : ETAL
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Incline. : SLOPE
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French pronoun. : NOS
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Cuts and pastes. : EDITS
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___ dressing. : SALAD
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Just love. : ADORE
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Paragon. : MODEL
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Revolutionist Allen. : ETHAN
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A Barrymore. : DIANA
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German city. : ESSEN
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Europeans. : LETTS
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Artist Hokinson. : HELEN
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Necessitated. : ENTAILED
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Renovated. : REVAMPED
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Intractable ones. : TARTARS
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Miss Hawkins. : SADIE
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Coin of Peru. : SOL
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Word on many a sign. : DANGER
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Authors Nathaniel and Rebecca. : WESTS
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Wanes. : EBBS
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Space formed by an angle. : NOOK
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Modern girl's name. : TONI
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Bard. : SCOP
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Term for a hustling team. : GOGO
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Indo-Chinese state. : LAOS
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Sicilian sight. : ETNA
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Robert Sherwood hero. : ABE

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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