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New York Times, Monday, September 21, 1959

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.53, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 260 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,720
Across Down
1. Landing. : WHARF
6. Rain checks. : STUBS
11. Merchant. : TRADER
12. Narrow passage. : THROAT
14. Musical effect. : TREMOLO
15. Austerities, in England. : RIGOURS
17. Piece of high ground. : RISE
18. Lure. : ENTICE
20. Seance sound effect. : RAP
21. Lizard. : EFT
22. Onslaught. : ATTACK
23. Movie star's first name. : GINA
24. Permit. : ALLOW
26. Mind. : INTELLECT
28. Trying period for baby. : TEETHING
30. Din and clatter. : NOISES
31. Sound of a small bell. : TING
32. Crook. : BEND
33. Sportsmen's baskets. : CREELS
36. Bounty. : LARGESSE
40. Withdrew. : RETREATED
42. Italian form of a girl's name. : EDITA
43. Pub potations. : ALES
44. Seesaw. : TEETER
46. Hebrew letter. : TAV
47. Term of address. : SIR
48. Be grasped by the mind: Colloq. : SINKIN
49. Third power. : CUBE
50. Cornplanter's tribe. : SENECAS
52. Handbooks. : MANUALS
54. Military greeting. : SALUTE
55. Card game. : ECARTE
56. Greenish-yellow fruit. : LIMES
57. Variety. : STYLE
1. Engage in a physical struggle. : WRESTLE
2. Part of a horse's collar. : HAME
3. Fuss. : ADO
4. Sublease. : RELET
5. Facing. : FRONTING
6. Firm. : STRICT
7. Flour, for example. : THICKENER
8. Press. : URGE
9. Sound of scorn. : BOO
10. Sea fishes with projecting beaks. : SAURIES
11. Bagatelle. : TRIFLE
13. Daze. : TRANCE
14. Hallowe'en custom. : TREAT
16. Gaiters. : SPATS
19. Spiciness. : TANG
22. For a short time. : AWHILE
23. Moved smoothly. : GLIDED
25. Fur-bearing animals. : OTTERS
27. Of greater duration. : LONGER
29. Never satisfied. : INSATIATE
32. Adverse period. : BADTIMES
33. Obtuse. : CRASS
34. Depends (on). : RELIES
35. Everlasting. : ETERNAL
36. Vegetable. : LEEK
37. Place. : SITUATE
38. Permanent. : STABLE
39. Feature of tropical houses. : EAVES
41. Verb forms. : TENSES
45. Decree. : ENACT
48. Film on liquids. : SCUM
49. Ringlet. : CURL
51. Inventor Whitney. : ELI
53. Negative answer. : NAY

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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