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New York Times, Thursday, September 25, 1958

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { F J Q X }, Scrabble score: 302 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,376
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1. Part of the U. S.: Abbr. : ALAS
5. Spanish linen. : CREA
9. Han Cities of China. : WUHAN
14. Mediterranean coastal region. : GAZA
15. Worker. : HAND
16. Aromatic herb. : ANISE
17. Branch of biology: Abbr. : ECOL
18. Correct. : INTHERIGHT
20. Take in eagerly. : DEVOUR
22. European apple tree. : SORB
23. Small cabin. : HUT
24. People eater of former days. : OGRE
26. Western Canadian city. : CALGARY
28. Brimstones. : SULPHURS
32. Province of NW Spain. : LEON
33. Mouths: Anat. : ORA
34. Points of land. : SPITS
36. Artifice. : DODGE
39. Star in Draco. : ADIB
41. Eastern inn. : SERAI
43. Border state: Abbr. : NDAK
44. Glory: Colloq. : KUDOS
46. Varying measure of Italy. : SALMA
48. Map abbreviation. : RTE
49. The makings of a spread. : EATS
51. Spread out, as troops. : DEPLOYED
53. Expends. : PAYSOUT
56. Harvest ___. : MOON
57. Suitable for: Suffix. : ILE
58. New Zealand parrots. : KEAS
60. Extirpate. : UPROOT
64. Makes a profit from. : CASHESINON
67. Solve. : UNDO
68. ___ propre. : AMOUR
69. L' Amerique du ___. : NORD
70. Ragout. : STEW
71. Madrigals. : SONGS
72. Cards. : TWOS
73. Puller of the "shay." : HOSS
1. Having lived. : AGED
2. Bobbinet. : LACE
3. Arm of the Black Sea. : AZOV
4. Hot drink made from sassafras. : SALOOP
5. Bird sounds. : CHIRRUPS
6. ___ across (met). : RAN
7. Noun suffixes. : ENTS
8. For this case alone: Lat. : ADHOC
9. Sang with trills. : WARBLED
10. Numerical prefix. : UNI
11. Stranded. : HIGHANDDRY
12. Assyrian deity. : ASHUR
13. Like gauze. : NETTY
19. Of a certain time. : ERAL
21. Exclamations of annoyance. : UGHS
25. Enemies of the Iroquois. : ERIES
27. Continue. : GOON
28. Saturate. : SOAK
29. Hindustani. : URDU
30. Looked at. : LAIDEYESON
31. Valuable violin: Colloq. : STRAD
35. Oregon's capital. : SALEM
37. Mountain gap. : GATE
38. ___ out (supplemented). : EKED
40. Neckwear. : BOAS
42. Takes into legal custody. : IMPOUNDS
45. Firemen. : STOKERS
47. Hanging unevenly. : ALOP
50. Petitions. : SUES
52. Forward movement. : ONRUSH
53. Measures on a printer's ruler. : PICAS
54. Franciscan mission in Texas. : ALAMO
55. Corrupt. : TAINT
59. Weather forecast. : SNOW
61. Aware of: Slang. : ONTO
62. Poems. : ODES
63. Harbor craft. : TOWS
65. Keep close to. : HUG
66. Gold: Span. : ORO

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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