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New York Times, Tuesday, September 29, 1959

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 29, Avg Word Len: 5.60, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 94, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,728
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1. Umpire's decision. : STRIKE
7. Atlantic City feature. : SEAFRONT
15. College paper. : THESIS
16. Space traveler. : EXPLORER
17. Take offense. : RESENT
18. Problem for dieters. : APPETITE
19. Have a picnic. : EAT
20. English-born comedienne. : GINGOLD
22. Hurt expressions. : OWS
23. Hide (away). : STOW
25. Bull ___. : MOOSE
26. Ziegfeld and others. : FLOS
27. Dried up. : SERE
28. Nautical term. : ALEE
29. Title for Jacques. : FRERE
30. Symbol on Tunisia's flag. : REDSTAR
32. Liquid containers. : FLASKS
33. First name of "Redhead." : GWEN
34. Social group. : CLAN
35. Tennis star Bueno and namesakes. : MARIAS
38. Thickened, as cream. : CLOTTED
41. FBI man. : AGENT
42. Sioux Indian. : CROW
43. Concerning. : INRE
45. Percussion instrument. : GONG
46. Delicate purple. : MAUVE
47. Sec. of State under John Quincy Adams. : CLAY
48. Adjective suffix. : ENT
49. 19th century poet and family. : LANIERS
51. Jungle inhabitant. : APE
52. Green grapes. : NIAGARAS
54. Great amount, as of fun: Colloq. : BARREL
56. Communications system. : TELETYPE
57. Fugitive from a country. : EMIGRE
58. Placed value on. : ASSESSED
59. Take away (a right), in law. : DEVEST
1. Importance. : STRESS
2. The drama. : THEATER
3. Put back into use. : RESTORE
4. Honshu bay. : ISE
5. Chief in size, importance, etc. : KING
6. Judges. : ESTIMATES
7. Mariner. : SEAGOER
8. Scandalous revelation. : EXPOSE
9. Rome Beauty. : APPLE
10. Vanished. : FLED
11. Tommy-___. : ROT
12. Major League baseball club. : ORIOLES
13. TV system. : NETWORK
14. Pony-tails. : TRESSES
21. Actor Lloyd ___. : NOLAN
24. Fastening with a tapering piece. : WEDGING
26. Greatly agitated. : FRANTIC
29. Motorist's plight. : FLAT
31. Batsman's clout. : SWAT
32. Garden area. : FLOWERBED
34. Segment of a bulb, as of garlic. : CLOVE
35. Purplish red. : MAGENTA
36. Sudden, strong emotions. : AGONIES
37. Amounts in leases. : RENTALS
38. Moved about, as a taxi seeking fares. : CRUISED
39. Broaden. : ENLARGE
40. Dealers in dry goods. : DRAPERS
42. Party tidbit. : CANAPE
44. Embroidery feature. : EYELET
46. "The Bells of St. ___." : MARYS
49. Money in Riga. : LATS
50. Unchanged. : SAME
53. Letter. : GEE
55. Stream: Abbr. : RIV

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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