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New York Times, Thursday, September 5, 1957

Author: Herbert Ettenson
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
Herbert Ettenson has 87 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 2,991
Across Down
1. Sen. Hayden. : CARL
5. College course: Abbr. : BIOL
9. Big name on Broadway. : COHAN
14. French friend. : AMIE
15. Hep. : ONTO
16. Go to Gretna Green. : ELOPE
17. Pro ___. : RATA
18. Mishmash. : OLIO
19. Resign. : DEMIT
20. Device used in police work. : LIEDETECTOR
23. Sigmoid. : ESS
24. When seen. : ONSIGHT
25. Handful. : WISP
27. Figures: Abbr. : NOS
28. Course in higher mathematics. : CALCULUS
32. Sharp tastes. : TANGS
35. Gentle person. : DOVE
36. El ___, Texas. : PASO
37. Greek coin. : OBOL
38. Type of lace. : FILET
39. Sight from Taormina. : ETNA
40. Dickens heroine. : DORA
41. Real estate. : LOTS
42. Plane surfaces. : AREAS
43. Alfresco. : OUTDOORS
45. Slippery ___. : ELM
46. Photographer's solution. : HYPO
47. "Though every prospect ___ . . . " : PLEASES
51. Mercatorial device. : MAP
53. Turf's highest honor. : TRIPLECROWN
56. Commune in Salerno. : EBOLI
58. City on the Dneiper. : KIEV
59. Patella. : KNEE
60. Fragrant shrub. : LILAC
61. Major European waterway. : ELBE
62. Mexican wildcat. : EYRA
63. Composer Taylor. : DEEMS
64. Observed. : SEEN
65. Piece of work. : TASK
1. Monte ___. : CARLO
2. Hastily: Poet. : AMAIN
3. Obsequies. : RITES
4. Star. : LEADINGLADY
5. Features of some restaurants. : BOOTHS
6. Fiord. : INLET
7. Auricular. : OTIC
8. Boodle. : LOOT
9. Actor Hardwicke. : CEDRIC
10. Suffix in chemistry. : OLE
11. Part of a diamond. : HOMEPLATE
12. Sacred bull. : APIS
13. Trawling equipment. : NETS
21. Individuals. : EGOS
22. Young hooter. : OWLET
26. Shopping center. : SUPERMARKET
28. Foals. : COLTS
29. Class of verebrates, the birds. : AVES
30. Annapolis. : USNA
31. Provided that. : SOAS
32. Fuss. : TODO
33. Oriental name. : ABOU
34. End of the earth. : NORTHPOLE
35. Fashion expert. : DIOR
38. Knock down. : FLOOR
42. One of the Waughs. : ALEC
44. A branch of physics. : OPTICS
45. Soccer team. : ELEVEN
47. West Pointer. : PLEBE
48. Girl's name. : SONYA
49. Pitchers. : EWERS
50. ___ preview. : SNEAK
51. Pinochle term. : MELD
52. He loved Rose. : ABIE
54. D. D. E. and others. : IKES
55. Nap. : PILE
57. Run away: Slang. : LAM

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