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New York Times, Saturday, September 19, 1959

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 41, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 4, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,718
Across Down
1. Type of story. : SERIAL
7. Pours forth. : SPEWS
12. Arise. : SPRINGUP
14. Where Strasbourg is. : ALSACE
16. Ready money. : HARDCASH
17. Meat item. : MUTTON
18. Macaws. : ARAS
19. Small porches at house entrances. : STOOPS
21. Chew the ___ (ruminate). : CUD
22. Know: Scot. : KEN
23. See 25 Across. : ENDS
24. Road sign prefix. : THRU
25. With 23 Across, scraps. : ODDS
27. Satinwood or sandalwood. : TREE
28. Sea duck. : EIDER
29. Brimless headgear. : TAMS
31. Put back. : RESTORE
33. Saying. : ADAGE
35. Young men on line. : STAGS
36. Catchwords. : SLOGANS
38. Extend over. : SPAN
39. Scrivener Horatio. : ALGER
40. Man of law: Abbr. : ATTY
42. Satirical comedian Mort ___. : SAHL
46. Enactments. : LAWS
47. Electric fan sound. : BIRR
48. Card game. : LOO
49. West of Ga. : ALA
50. French port. : CALAIS
52. Fall with a thud. : FLOP
53. Maxims. : MOTTOS
55. Indulge in a playground activity. : SKIPROPE
57. Supposing that. : INCASE
58. Players of leading roles. : HEROINES
59. Mountain ranges of India. : GHATS
60. Gun dog. : SETTER
1. Saved from (something). : SPARED
2. Messenger's job. : ERRAND
3. ___ of (frees). : RIDS
4. Letterhead letters. : INC
5. Mohammedan titles. : AGAS
6. Glosses. : LUSTERS
7. Porridges made with corn meal. : SAMPS
8. Additional. : PLUS
9. Abbreviation on a cornerstone. : EST
10. Alert guardian. : WATCHDOG
11. Cleansing agents. : SCOURERS
12. Military headgear. : SHAKO
13. Handset, for one. : PHONE
15. Last. : ENDURE
20. Breslau's river. : ODER
24. Warriors against Olympian gods. : TITANS
26. Platforms. : STAGES
27. Federal agents: Colloq. : TMEN
28. This: Span. : ESTA
30. Culture medium. : AGAR
32. Discover. : ESPY
33. From the very beginning. : ALLALONG
34. Lookout time, at sea. : DOGWATCH
36. Item for a hero sandwich. : SALAMI
37. Flying jib. : SAIL
38. ___ out (erases). : STRIKES
41. Refuse. : TRASH
43. Of no importance. : ALLONE
44. Predecessor of Trendex, in TV rating. : HOOPER
45. Runs in a certain way. : LOPES
47. Establishes. : BASES
50. Price. : COST
51. Father: Poet. : SIRE
52. Mixture from which glass is made. : FRIT
54. Chinese pagoda. : TAA
56. Kettle. : POT

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

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