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New York Times, Wednesday, August 12, 1959

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { G H J K X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 94, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,680
Across Down
1. Part of a four-dimensional continuum. : SPACE
6. Explorer, for one. : SATELLITE
15. Straightened. : TRUED
16. Small vehicle. : TWOSEATER
17. Rosters. : ROTAS
18. Figuratively, lost vital force. : RANTOSEED
19. Prophet of Tekoa. : AMOS
20. Sables. : MARTENS
21. See 1 Across. : TIME
22. Ethiopia's capital, ___ Ababa. : ADDIS
23. Epistolary afterthoughts. : PPS
26. Patriotic monogram. : USA
27. Krupp's town. : ESSEN
28. Home on a height. : AERIE
30. Certain elements. : METALS
32. One of the missiles. : REDSTONE
34. Set apart. : ISLED
36. Arrangement. : SETUP
37. What every story has. : TWOSIDES
40. Legal papers. : BRIEFS
43. Slits in tailored coats. : VENTS
44. Spanish silver. : PLATA
46. Golf ball position. : LIE
47. Display items. : ADS
48. Spice. : CLOVE
49. Scheme. : PLAN
50. Second word of a marriage ritual. : BELOVED
52. Set down, as aircraft. : LAND
53. Four-part divider. : QUARTERER
56. Actor Alan. : BUNCE
57. Experienced. : UNDERWENT
58. Speak. : UTTER
59. Speeches. : ADDRESSES
60. Parts of missiles. : NOSES
1. Layer. : STRATUM
2. "Oh, ___ me that some day . . . " : PROMISE
3. New electronic techniques. : AUTOMATIONS
4. Desist. : CEASE
5. Blue-pencilers: Abbr. : EDS
6. Violins, for short. : STRADS
7. Prize giver. : AWARDER
8. Annuities shared by a group. : TONTINES
9. Park in Colorado. : ESTES
10. City in Spain. : LEON
11. Maiden. : LASS
12. Native of: Suffix. : ITE
13. Links place. : TEE
14. The earth: Dial. : ERD
20. Grouped. : MASSED
23. Explosive charges. : PROPELLANTS
24. Peg or bolt. : PIN
25. Comprehend. : SEE
27. ___ Island. : ELLIS
28. Per ardua ad ___. : ASTRA
29. Small case. : ETUI
31. Right-hand man: Abbr. : ASST
33. Owed: Obs. : DEBTED
35. Regrets deeply. : DEPLORES
37. Power project. : TVA
38. United. : WED
39. Yugoslavian. : SLOVENE
41. Bride-to-be. : FIANCEE
42. Transmitters. : SENDERS
45. Prevents. : AVERTS
48. Balls of yarn. : CLEWS
49. Planet. : PLUTO
50. Title for Rabbit or Fox. : BRER
51. Raison d'___. : ETRE
53. Sine ___ non. : QUA
54. And, in Bonn. : UND
55. Say further. : ADD
56. Roll. : BUN

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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