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New York Times, Friday, August 28, 1959

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 303 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,696
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1. Source of coconut oil. : COPRA
6. Hudson River specialty. : SHAD
10. World War I plane. : SPAD
14. Makes eyes at. : OGLES
15. Strop. : HONE
16. Language of 50 million Asians. : URDU
17. Dinnerware items. : GRAVYBOATS
19. Stir up. : ROIL
20. Washington title: Abbr. : SEN
21. Wolfish look. : LEER
22. Large glass bottle. : CARBOY
24. Old French coins. : ECUS
26. Wartime construction men. : SEABEES
28. Deed: Lat. : ACTUM
30. ___ Beach, Fla. : DELRAY
31. Excellent. : RARE
32. Jeweler's units. : CARATS
33. Three: Prefix. : TRI
36. Good-money-bad-money theorist. : GRESHAM
38. Where to spend rials. : TEHERAN
40. Verse form. : ODE
41. Rubs off. : ERASES
43. A figurative lady. : LUCK
44. ___ in (enters abruptly): Colloq. : BARGES
45. Car accessories. : JACKS
46. 19th century French poet. : GAUTIER
48. Head: Slang. : CONK
49. Elijah's successor. : ELISHA
50. ___ libre. : VERS
52. Brother. : FRA
55. Branch. : LIMB
56. Easy living: Slang. : GRAVYTRAIN
59. Combining form for idea. : IDEO
60. One: Ger. : EINE
61. One of the Keys. : LARGO
62. Sprightly: Poet. : AERY
63. Court units. : SETS
64. American philosopher. : EDMAN
1. Wheel parts. : COGS
2. Scary character. : OGRE
3. Sycamore. : PLANETREE
4. Accelerate a motor (with "up"). : REV
5. Haven. : ASYLUM
6. Blucher. : SHOE
7. Sounding huskier. : HOARSER
8. Black or red insect. : ANT
9. Great mathematician. : DESCARTES
10. Light, pleasure carriage. : SURREY
11. Investigation. : PROBE
12. Latin farewell. : ADIOS
13. Suitably. : DULY
18. Egyptian god. : BES
23. Embarrass. : ABASH
25. Feeds lines to. : CUES
27. Makes joyful. : ELATES
28. Legendary ship. : ARGO
29. Proof of membership. : CARD
30. Impair. : DAMAGE
32. Victoria and clarence. : CARRIAGES
33. Vegetable enterprise. : TRUCKFARM
34. Singlefoot or pace. : RACK
35. Stationer's supplies. : INKS
37. Tract of waste land. : HEATH
39. Sparkle. : ELAN
42. Scarce worker in U. S. : SERVANT
44. Restaurant helper. : BUSBOY
45. Elbow. : JOSTLE
46. Coast. : GLIDE
47. To love: Fr. : AIMER
48. Shout. : CRY
49. Noted pseudonym. : ELIA
51. Notable nights. : EVES
53. Latvia's largest city. : RIGA
54. Author unknown. : ANON
57. Kind of grass. : RIE
58. Wheel: Ger. : RAD

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

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