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New York Times, Tuesday, September 10, 1957

Author: H. L. Risteen
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F H J K Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 243 (avg 1.30)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Herb L. Risteen has 244 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,996
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1. Porter. : REDCAP
7. Kitchen utensil. : COLANDER
15. Sharp at the end. : ACUATE
16. Begin. : INITIATE
17. Chattered. : PRATED
18. Gifted. : TALENTED
19. City S of Moscow. : TULA
20. John ___. : DOE
22. Residue. : LEES
23. Take it easy. : LOLL
25. Move. : STIR
27. Marred the enjoyment of. : SPOILED
30. Locks. : TRESSES
34. Cut away, as branches. : PRUNE
35. Glacier in Alaska. : MUIR
36. ___ Aviv. : TEL
37. Small amount. : IOTA
38. "Sturm und ___." : DRANG
40. Aqua ___. : PURA
41. Time just before. : EVE
42. Home of Lot's descendants. : MOAB
43. Cotton cloth. : DENIM
44. Inactive. : DORMANT
46. Republican Senator. : BRIDGES
48. Roman calendar term. : IDES
49. Excellent: Colloq. : AONE
50. Water ___. : POLO
52. Conceit. : EGO
53. Religious group. : SECT
57. Democratic Senator. : ELLENDER
60. "The Rose ___." : TATTOO
62. Acquired knowledge. : LEARNING
63. Click beetle. : ELATER
64. Roofs. : MANSARDS
65. Mislead. : DELUDE
1. Showing great joy. : RAPT
2. Light tan. : ECRU
3. Two-fold. : DUAL
4. Pacific Coast resort. : CATALINA
5. Consumed. : ATE
6. Sell. : PEDDLE
7. Ile de la ___, historic core of Paris. : CITE
8. "Ode ___ Grecian Urn." : ONA
9. Girl's nickname. : LIL
10. Workshop. : ATELIER
11. Forty-___. : NINERS
12. Tropical fruit. : DATE
13. Summers: Fr. : ETES
14. Rainbow hue. : RED
21. Of long standing. : OLD
24. Suffix in chemistry. : OLE
25. Overwhelm. : STUN
26. Smart looking. : TRIG
27. Caught sight of. : SPIED
28. City in Utah. : PROVO
29. External. : OUTER
31. Smarted. : STUNG
32. Having ghostly overtones. : EERIE
33. Bridge bonanzas. : SLAMS
35. Queen in English folklore. : MAB
38. Through. : DONE
39. Slangy exclamation. : RATS
40. Foot of a lamp. : PEDESTAL
42. Subject of many great paintings. : MADONNA
43. Say over and over. : DIN
45. Track athletes. : MILERS
46. Capture. : BAG
47. Supported the team. : ROOTED
50. Request. : PLEA
51. "Good Earth" heroine. : OLAN
52. Work units. : ERGS
54. Caesar's reproachful words. : ETTU
55. Student. : COED
56. Went hurriedly. : TORE
57. Hardwood tree. : ELM
58. Member of a board: Abbr. : DIR
59. Object. : END
61. Relative of porter. : ALE

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