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New York Times, Friday, August 10, 1956

Author: Irving Rosenheim
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 297 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
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© 1956, The New York TimesNo. 2,600
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1. Filled with wonder. : AWED
5. Curly. : CRISP
10. Arrest. : STEM
14. Bail. : LADE
15. Charles or James. : RIVER
16. Leander's beloved. : HERO
17. Peculiar mode of handclasp. : GRIP
18. Type of type. : AGATE
19. Hotchpotch. : OLIO
20. First recorded Sherlock Holmes case. : ASTUDYINSCARLET
23. Trampled. : TROD
24. Coldness. : ICE
25. Conquistadores' promised land. : DARIEN
28. Sometimes portentous sound. : FOOTSTEP
33. Bewilderment. : AMAZE
34. A very beautiful woman. : VENUS
35. Column on a baseball score. : RBI
36. ___ le roi. : VIVE
37. Annoys thoroughly. : RILES
38. Common suffix. : TION
39. Summer on the Riviera. : ETE
40. Promenades. : MALLS
41. E. C. Bentley's detective. : TRENT
42. City in Georgia. : SYLVANIA
44. Upsweep, for example. : HAIRDO
45. Business abbreviation. : INC
46. Turfs. : SODS
47. First recorded Ellery Queen case (with "The"). : ROMANHATMYSTERY
55. Opposed: Dial. : AGIN
56. Salome's uncle. : HEROD
57. Current. : RIFE
58. ___ Stone. : FRED
59. Relative of a sierra. : ARETE
60. "For ever ___ day." : ANDA
61. Moors. : FENS
62. Visible sign. : TOKEN
63. A quantity of food. : MESS
1. Sea lettuce. : ALGA
2. Contends. : WARS
3. Redact. : EDIT
4. Appoint as a substitute. : DEPUTIZE
5. Stick of chalk or graphite. : CRAYON
6. Firm. : RIGID
7. A Karamazov. : IVAN
8. Becomes fast. : SETS
9. Term of endearment. : PRECIOUS
10. "To the ___ of Tripoli . . . " : SHORES
11. Enumerate. : TELL
12. Clinton's Ditch. : ERIE
13. Debatable. : MOOT
21. Undergo, in Scotland. : DREE
22. Court decisions. : ACTS
25. Runner Sime and others. : DAVES
26. Good will. : AMITY
27. Fray. : RAVEL
28. "Most Happy" one. : FELLA
29. Units. : ONES
30. Experimenter. : TRIER
31. Good investment. : EBOND
32. Cowboy's mount. : PINTO
34. Brother of Odin. : VILI
37. Sombrero. : RANCHHAT
38. Hero of medieval romance. : TRISTRAM
40. Horace or Thomas. : MANN
41. Small fry. : TADS
43. Provisions. : VIANDS
44. Tomboy. : HOYDEN
46. Hit. : SMOTE
47. Trash: Scot. : RAFF
48. Folklore character. : OGRE
49. Air. : MIEN
50. Prefix on an Air Letter. : AERO
51. Migrate by ox-wagon. : TREK
52. One: German. : EINE
53. P. O. designations. : RFDS
54. Words of assent. : YEAS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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