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PEOPLE AND PLACES

New York Times, Sunday, January 22, 1950

Author:
Alice Cook
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 142, Blocks: 62, Avg Word Len: 5.34, Missing: { F X Z }, Scrabble score: 528 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 134, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 15, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 30
Alice H. Cook has 25 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1950, The New York TimesNo. 415
Across
1. Heifetz. : JASCHA
7. President of Philippines. : QUIRINO
14. Omar ___ Bradley. : NELSON
20. U. S. chief, 1881–85. : ARTHUR
21. Takes off cargo. : UNLADES
22. Salt of a fatty acid. : OLEATE
23. Ambassador to China. : STUART
24. Smoothest. : EVENEST
25. Great U. S. naval base in Carolines. : ULITHI
26. Shoe. : PUMP
27. Weapon with sharp point. : EPEE
29. Lake in "Lady of the Lake." : KATRINE
31. ___ publica. : RES
32. Marshall Plan. : ERP
33. Having spasms: Med. : CLONIC
35. Slashed. : SLIT
36. Approaches. : NEARS
38. Munificent. : ROYAL
40. British ___. : ISLES
42. Oread. : ECHO
44. Vaulted recess. : APSE
45. Commies. : REDS
47. Reduce. : SLIM
49. Dances. : HULAS
51. Chancellor in the Bundestag. : ADENAUER
55. Mohammedan priest. : IMAM
57. Sea nymphs. : NEREIDS
61. Resigns. : DEMITS
62. Passes. : ELAPSES
65. U. S. delegate to the U. N. : AUSTIN
66. ___ plaisir. : AVEC
67. Lug. : TOTE
69. For external use only. : LOTIONS
71. Gunnar Myrdal heads this U. N. group. : ECE
72. Pineapples. : PINAS
74. Five-___. : PERCENTER
76. Bret ___. : HARTE
78. Little shaver. : TAD
79. Ancient order. : ESSENES
81. Henry Robinson ___. : LUCE
83. Branch of the Moselle. : SAAR
84. Immutable: Poet. : ETERNE
86. Scoffer. : DERIDER
88. Holy: French. : SAINTE
90. Distributes again. : REDEALS
92. Incarnation of Vishnu. : RAMA
93. Cloyed. : SATIATED
95. Mountains of North Africa. : ATLAS
97. Nobel Peace Prize co-winner, 1946. : MOTT
99. City on the Aar. : BERN
100. Engendered. : BRED
103. Flexible flyer. : SLED
105. Norway. : NORGE
107. Krupp city. : ESSEN
111. Revive. : RENEW
113. At all. : EVER
115. Classified. : SORTED
117. Day of the week: Abbr. : TUE
118. Over: Prefix. : EPI
119. ___ laughter. : HOMERIC
122. ___ pilot. : TEST
123. Meat flavoring. : SAGE
124. Sponsor of Social Security Act in Senate. : WAGNER
126. Quick retort. : RIPOSTE
128. Saluted. : HAILED
130. Where Mark Twain courted Livvy. : ELMIRA
131. Prevented. : AVERTED
132. She died for Lancelot. : ELAINE
133. Extend downward. : DEEPEN
134. Libraries, banks, etc. : LENDERS
135. Artist. : LIMNER
Down
1. National Park in Canadian Rockies. : JASPER
2. Toscanini. : ARTURO
3. Short and stocky. : STUMPY
4. Man: Colloq. : CHAP
5. Ben ___. : HUR
6. Worker's guild in Russia. : ARTEL
7. New York City borough. : QUEENS
8. Discloses. : UNVEILS
9. ___ du Diable. : ILE
10. British movie producer. : RANK
11. Projects. : IDEAS
12. Cuddle. : NESTLE
13. Domesticated bird. : OSTRICH
14. Part of speech. : NOUN
15. Novelist Glasgow. : ELLEN
16. Wreath. : LEI
17. Ancient Persian governor. : SATRAP
18. Additional ones. : OTHERS
19. River between Poland and Germany. : NEISSE
28. Equilibrium. : POISE
30. Wife of Bragi. : ITHUN
33. Holdfast for a rope. : CLEAT
34. Carew's ladylove. : CELIA
37. Relieves. : EASES
39. For external use only. : ARNICA
41. Nursery rhyme hero. : SIMPLESIMON
43. City of W. New York. : OLEAN
46. Sprinkle with powder. : DUST
48. Truman is one. : MASON
50. In a great hurry. : ARUSH
51. Adjuster. : ADAPTER
52. Swerve. : DEVIATE
53. Corrected. : EMENDED
54. Began a golf stroke again. : RETEED
56. Courage. : METTLE
58. Repeating. : ITERANT
59. Command. : DICTATE
60. Curled the lip in scorn. : SNEERED
63. Max ___, columnist. : LERNER
64. Sirs: French. : SIEURS
68. Wife of Saturn. : OPS
70. Sea animal. : ORC
73. Government body: French. : SENAT
75. Largest of the Moluccas. : CERAM
77. Orientals. : ASIANS
80. Delivers into slavery. : SELLS
82. Family from which House of Hanover descended. : ESTE
85. Author of "Hard Cash." : READE
87. Tribal chiefs of P. I. : DATOS
89. Displayed. : AIRED
91. Governor McKay's capital. : SALEM
94. Aids and ___. : ABETS
96. Respective. : SEVERAL
98. Small child. : TROTTER
100. Concocted. : BREWED
101. Grow dim again. : REPALE
102. Riddle: Fr. : ENIGME
104. Obtain by reasoning. : DERIVE
106. Desires. : GREEDS
108. Septuagenarian, as of Dec. 21, 1949. : STALIN
109. Ormandy. : EUGENE
110. One in want. : NEEDER
112. To whatever place. : WHERE
114. Mature. : RIPEN
116. Miss Merman. : ETHEL
120. African port. : ORAN
121. ___ Meyer Jr. : CORD
123. King Aduldet's country. : SIAM
125. Peck. : NIP
127. ___ Anne Beaupré. : STE
129. Oriental name. : ALI

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 26 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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