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New York Times, Sunday, January 17, 1943

Author:
Amy L. Glazier
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 180, Blocks: 83, Avg Word Len: 4.96, Missing: { Q W X }, Scrabble score: 674 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 122, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 112
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© 1943, The New York TimesNo. 49
Across
1. Important base in New Guinea. : GONA
5. Aircraft carrier in French fleet. : BEARN
10. Naval base taken by Allies. : DAKAR
15. Shinto temple gateway. : TORII
20. Baseball fault. : ERROR
21. Famous cow. : ELSIE
22. Angry. : IRATE
23. Fiat. : EDICT
24. Condition of the scalp. : DANDRUFF
26. Those open to attack. : VULNERABLES
29. Unknown Hindu god. : KA
30. Shunners. : EVADERS
31. Oblivion. : LETHE
32. At right angles to a ship's keel. : ABEAM
33. Egyptian god of earth. : BEL
34. The ___ lion, killed by Hercules. : NEMEAN
35. Out of style. : DATED
36. Norse singer. : SKALD
37. Former coin of German East Africa. : PESA
38. Do wrong. : ERR
39. Word meaning O. K. among bomber crews. : ROGER
40. Hits out of bounds. : FOULS
41. Period of time. : ERA
42. French commune. : SENS
44. Purple seaweed. : LAVER
45. Becomes dull. : PALLS
46. Spice. : CLOVES
49. "___, ___ in the living present."—Longfellow. : ACT
50. Excitement. : FEVER
51. Wields. : PLIES
52. Least firmly attached. : LOOSEST
53. 150. : CL
54. Sapper. : MINER
55. Desert hazard. : HEAT
56. Cause to become separated in flight. : DISPERSE
57. City on the Volga. : KALININ
59. First-rate: colloq. : TIPTOP
61. Poker stake. : ANTE
62. Pledge. : BET
63. Plagiarized. : STOLEN
64. Early English franchise. : SOC
65. Fighters in New Guinea. : AUSSIES
67. Eagles. : ERNS
68. War Volunteer in Britain. : VAD
69. Shirts, in "Tam o' Shanter." : SARKS
71. Lists. : ROLLS
72. Highest mountain in Philippines. : APO
73. City on Orne River, France. : CAEN
75. Gas found in petroleum. : PENTANE
77. Beam of light. : RAY
78. Vocal solo. : ARIOSO
81. Mountain on Baranof Island. : ADA
82. Pungent. : TART
83. Perhaps. : MAYHAP
85. Evader of military service. : SLACKER
86. Center of Allied struggle in Tunisia. : TEBOURBA
88. Arguments in favor. : PROS
89. Strike-breakers. : SCABS
90. Paid: abbr. : PD
91. Customers. : CLIENTS
92. Founder of dynasty of French kings. : CAPET
94. Frothy. : FOAMY
95. They: German. : SIE
96. Commander of U. S. Fleet in Solomons area. : HALSEY
97. Herring barrels. : CADES
98. British stronghold. : CAIRO
99. Guide of the Magi. : STAR
100. Noun suffix denoting agency. : IER
101. Sounder. : SANER
102. Begins a voyage. : SAILS
103. Shut out. : BAR
104. One pound in North Africa. : ROTL
106. Athenian astronomer of Fifth Century B. C. : METON
107. Chimes. : BELLS
108. Bog. : MORASS
111. One of whatever kind. : ANY
112. Devoured. : EATEN
113. Cripples. : MAIMS
114. Bird family, including the thrushes. : TURDINE
115. Exists. : IS
116. Place in Caucasus where Nazis were turned back. : ORJONIKIDZE
118. U. S. battleship damaged at Pearl Harbor. : VIRGINIA
119. Title of Abyssinian ruler. : NEGUS
121. German party members. : NAZIS
122. Ridge of gravel. : ESKAR
124. Unsuitable. : INEPT
125. Keep in reserve. : STORE
126. Sows. : SEEDS
127. Supreme Court justice. : STONE
128. In bronze: Latin. : AERE
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1. Serious. : GRAVE
2. Decoration. : ORNAMENT
3. Sleepy folk. : NODDERS
4. Balance due. : ARREAR
5. English armies fighting abroad: abbr. : BEFS
6. Sprite. : ELF
7. In equal degree. : AS
8. Defense worker. : RIVETER
9. Grammatical gender. : NEUTER
10. Eat. : DINE
11. Plot 10 meters square. : ARE
12. Sheep. : KARAKULS
13. Kettledrums. : ATABALS
14. Insurgents. : REBELS
15. Abound. : TEEM
16. Hypnotic forces. : ODS
17. State: abbr. : RI
18. Cabinet member. : ICKES
19. Latin version of the Scriptures. : ITALA
20. Recently appointed leader of House of Commons. : EDEN
25. Vase. : URN
27. Doctor of Humanities: abbr. : LHD
28. "When all the world is old, ___"—Kingsley. : LAD
31. Beer. : LAGER
33. British Minister of Supply. : BEAVERBROOK
35. Bombed seaport. : DOVER
36. Part of the foot. : SOLE
37. Ordinary language. : PROSE
39. Poem published 1845 in N. Y. Mirror. : RAVEN
40. Loafer: dial. : FAITOUR
41. Slip away. : ELOPE
42. Fires. : SACKS
43. Brilliancy. : ECLAT
44. Vladimir Ilich Ulianov. : LENIN
45. 225-mile river between Uruguay and Argentina. : PLATA
46. Expenses. : COSTS
47. Bombed city in Ruhr. : ESSEN
48. Directs printer to leave. : STETS
50. Penalized. : FINED
51. Enthusiasm. : PEP
52. Formations of troops. : LINES
54. Italian city. : MILAN
55. Bombed airfield in Hawaii. : HICKAM
56. Every day. : DAILY
58. Power to arouse affection: var. : LOVEABILITY
59. Wrongful act. : TORT
60. Skin diseases. : PSORAS
64. Annual visitor. : SANTA
66. Strike. : SLAP
67. Narrative poems. : EPICS
69. Balkan fighters. : SERBS
70. Kind of turtle. : SNAPPER
72. Ibn Saud's land: poet. : ARABY
73. Intercept. : CATCH
74. Girl's name. : ADELA
75. Detachment of troops. : PARTY
76. Circuit journeys. : EYRES
78. Site of massacre in 1836. : ALAMO
79. Brownish color. : SEPIA
80. Command. : ORDER
82. Engine adjuster. : TUNER
84. Angry. : HOT
85. Results of injuries. : SCARS
87. Estonian island in Baltic. : OESEL
89. Earths. : SOILS
92. Declare a saint. : CANONIZE
93. Gulf between Arabia and Africa. : ADEN
94. Flunks. : FAILS
95. Kitchen utensil. : STRAINER
97. Chains. : CATENAE
98. Least disturbed. : CALMEST
99. Young of the pilchard. : SARDINE
101. Medical threads. : SETONS
102. Takes. : SEIZES
103. Infamous Italian family. : BORGIA
104. Precipitations. : RAINS
105. Beginning. : ONSET
106. Military rank: abbr. : MAJ
107. Evil. : BAD
108. Wall: Fr. : MUR
109. Shoot from ambush. : SNIPE
110. Location. : SEAT
112. Irish language. : ERSE
113. Title. : MISS
114. Vital part of a jeep. : TIRE
116. Belonging to us. : OUR
117. Child: slang. : KID
118. Leading unit in battle. : VAN
120. Depart. : GO
123. Boxing term. : KO

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