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New York Times, Tuesday, August 19, 1958

Author:
Joseph LaFauci
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.59, Missing: { J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 272 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 88, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Joseph LaFauci has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,339

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Across
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Tossed in a high arc. : LOBBED
7
18th cen. French writer. : LESAGE
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Printing mistakes. : ERRATA
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Multiple dwelling. : TENEMENT
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Idolized. : ADORED
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Delight. : ENTRANCE
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Splits. : RENDS
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Ford a stream. : WADE
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Maintained. : HELD
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Defensive alliance since 1949. : NATO
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Marner-like individual. : MISER
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Stick. : ROD
24
Remaining. : LEFTOVER
26
Discontinue. : CEASE
28
Spirit in "The Tempest." : ARIEL
29
Volcanic orifice. : CRATER
30
Croquet players on the loose. : ROVERS
32
Business firms. : HOUSES
33
Peace. : REPOSE
34
Butler's relative. : VALET
35
Furnaces. : OVENS
36
VIP in Ireland. : DEVALERA
39
Skin blemish. : WEN
40
End man in a minstrel show. : BONES
41
Certain chessmen. : REDS
43
Role in "Siegfried." : ERDA
45
Advantage. : ODDS
46
Drudge. : SLAVE
47
Level of oceanic influx. : NEAPTIDE
49
___ bread. : RAISIN
50
Pangolin. : ANTEATER
51
___ citato (in the place cited): Lat. : INLOCO
52
On the right-hand side. : DEXTER
53
New Jersey Governor. : MEYNER
Down
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Memorize. : LEARN
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Ancient form of trial. : ORDEAL
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Literary family of Haworth, Yorks. : BRONTE
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Epithet of a literary giant. : BARDOFAVON
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Vous ___ (you are): Fr. : ETES
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Paterfamilias. : DAD
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Borrower's opposite. : LENDER
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Join. : ENTER
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Weight of India. : SER
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Oriental nursemaid. : AMAH
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Cause to be. : GENERATE
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Surrounds. : ENCLOSES
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Plant with prickly flower heads. : TEASEL
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Farm machine. : TEDDER
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Helpmeets. : WIVES
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Fabric. : MOIRE
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Ringlet. : TRESS
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Barbarous. : CRUEL
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Paschal symbol. : EASTERLILY
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African nut trees. : COLAS
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Church title. : REVEREND
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Day of no scheduled performance. : OPENDATE
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Persons with relatively much wealth: Colloq. : HAVES
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Scott heroine. : ROWENA
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Seller. : VENDER
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Parasitic plant. : DODDER
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Intellect. : REASON
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Counsel. : ADVICE
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Box: Fr. : BOITE
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Caballero. : SENOR
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Summit. : APEX
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Rational. : SANE
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Work with a shuttle. : TAT
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Border. : RIM

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

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