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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

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Students & seniors
Across
1
Sen. Hayden. : CARL
5
College course: Abbr. : BIOL
9
Big name on Broadway. : COHAN
14
French friend. : AMIE
15
Hep. : ONTO
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Go to Gretna Green. : ELOPE
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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
Down
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
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___ preview. : SNEAK
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Pinochle term. : MELD
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He loved Rose. : ABIE
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D. D. E. and others. : IKES
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Nap. : PILE
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Run away: Slang. : LAM

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later.

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