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New York Times, Thursday, September 26, 1957

Author:
Jules Arensberg
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 3,012
Across
1. Parish priests. : PASTORS
8. Dishonor. : SHAME
13. Napoleon's sobriquet, Little ___. : CORPORAL
14. Rhythmical. : CADENT
16. Bosom friend. : ALTEREGO
17. Florida bowl. : ORANGE
18. Tree trunks. : BOLES
19. Mankind. : WORLD
21. Its symbol is Sn. : TIN
22. Footless animal. : APOD
23. Lukewarm. : TEPID
24. Heirs. : SONS
25. Month: Abbr. : NOV
26. Alekhine's game. : CHESS
27. Proverbially, a crowd. : THREE
28. Kind of barometer. : ANEROID
30. Repeat. : ECHO
32. Kuwatly is one. : SYRIAN
33. Wastelands. : HEATHS
37. Invites. : ASKS
39. Where to spend a schilling. : AUSTRIA
40. Long-legged bird. : STILT
43. Floor: Fr. : ETAGE
45. Purpose. : END
46. Army group. : WACS
47. Disfigures. : MAIMS
48. Commanded. : BADE
49. English festival. : ALE
50. American-born Japanese. : NISEI
51. Big name in baseball. : CASEY
52. Made figure eights. : SKATED
54. Something enjoyed. : PLEASURE
56. Any journey for safety. : HEGIRA
57. Kind of rays. : INFRARED
58. The people. : DEMOS
59. Snuggled. : NESTLED
Down
1. Mount for Pete Bostwick. : POLOPONY
2. Esthete. : ARTLOVER
3. It's checked by radar. : SPEED
4. Rugged rocks. : TORS
5. Mine output. : ORE
6. Allergy irritant. : RAGWEED
7. Relatives of yachts. : SLOOPS
8. Upbraid. : SCOLD
9. Unyielding. : HARD
10. Oklahoma city. : ADA
11. Teacher. : MENTOR
12. Locomotive. : ENGINE
13. Bathhouses. : CABANAS
15. Pluperfect, for one. : TENSE
20. Become stronger. : RISE
23. Sign on an office wall. : THINK
24. Piglet. : SHOAT
26. Seashore. : COAST
27. "___ are the times . . . " : THESE
29. Money in Teheran. : RIALS
31. Puffs along. : CHUGS
34. Cherish. : TREASURE
35. Obstructed. : HINDERED
36. Having a doleful look. : SADEYED
38. Coral and Black. : SEAS
39. Signature of British writer, children's favorite. : AAMILNE
40. Sound of splashing water. : SWASH
41. Discoursed. : TALKED
42. Period of geological time. : ICEAGE
44. Man's jewelry. : TIEPIN
47. Phrygian king. : MIDAS
48. Fundamental. : BASAL
50. Any tyrant. : NERO
51. Carry in a vehicle. : CART
53. Dickensian lad. : TIM
55. Failing marks. : EFS

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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