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New York Times, Friday, August 2, 1957

Author:
Cora Goodman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q V W Z }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,957
Across
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Ancient Teuton. : GOTH
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More competent. : ABLER
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Blunt end. : STUB
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City on the Jumna River. : AGRA
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Viscous substance. : SLIME
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River of Italy. : ARNO
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Bang. : SLAM
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Machination. : CONSPIRACY
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Contrite. : PENITENT
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Ancient revelation. : ORACLE
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Position. : STAND
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One type of party favor. : CRACKER
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Shield. : DEFEND
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Impure product of copper smelting. : MATTE
28
Particle. : ACE
29
Frozen. : GELID
31
Over. : ENDED
35
Owner of the manor. : LORD
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Personal record. : DIARY
39
Six: Comb. form. : SEXI
40
Panel. : INSET
42
Stigmatize. : SMEAR
44
Sliding piece on a wheel. : CAM
45
Source of cayenne pepper. : CHILI
47
Gray-white metal. : CHROME
49
Mollusk. : ABALONE
52
Huzzah. : CHEER
53
Fox: Fr. : RENARD
54
Excited heart beats. : PITAPATS
57
Burn. : INCINERATE
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Over and on. : ATOP
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Biblical country. : EDOM
61
More pleasing. : NICER
62
Popular summer drink. : SODA
63
Without: Fr. : SANS
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Amphibians. : TOADS
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Run. : TROT
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Sound of dismay. : GASP
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Make eyes at. : OGLE
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Changes. : TRANSFERS
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Descendant of a son of Noah. : HAMITE
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Rose. : ASCENDED
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Light. : BLOND
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Fuzz. : LINT
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Type squares. : EMS
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Accounting. : REPORT
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Arabs. : SARACENS
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Course. : TRACK
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Sam or Tom. : UNCLE
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Star of movie romances. : BOYER
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Angry. : IRATE
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Spice. : TANG
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Scheme. : CADRE
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Unconventional modern artist. : DALI
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Course of study: Abbr. : ECON
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Southern resort. : MIAMI
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Woven fabric. : LISLE
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Authority on interiors. : DECORATOR
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Midyears event. : EXAM
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Piece of silver. : DIME
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Announces loudly. : DECLAIMS
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Affluent sailors. : YACHTERS
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Brier. : THORN
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Ostrich. : RHEA
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Set back from the margin. : INDENT
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Meal. : REPAST
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Sign of the zodiac. : ARIES
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Artist of the masks. : BENDA
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Canal Zone town. : ANCON
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Named. : CITED
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Large rodent. : PACA
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Great fuss. : TODO
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Quarrel. : SPAT
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So. American city. : RIO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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