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New York Times, Wednesday, January 23, 1952

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.59, Missing: { F Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 263 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 84, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12
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© 1952, The New York TimesNo. 948
Across Down
1. G. O. P. Presidential candidate. : WARREN
7. Subtle craftsman. : ARTIST
13. Off the sea. : ASHORE
14. Carriers. : BEARERS
16. He "feeds" a comedian. : STOOGE
17. Extreme folly. : INSANITY
19. Possessed. : HAD
20. Lady in a harem. : ODALISK
22. Girl's name. : MAE
23. Rather than. : ERE
24. ___ Jones, architect of London, 1573–1652. : INIGO
25. Bright sayings. : MOTS
26. Physician of higher rank than an interne. : RESIDENT
29. ___ pray: 2 wds. : LETUS
30. Shuffles along: Slang. : MOSEYS
32. Honor. : ADORE
33. President Sukarno's capital, in Java. : JAKARTA
36. Sought ambitiously. : ASPIRED
38. Last letter of Greek alphabet. : OMEGA
39. Triangular sail. : LATEEN
41. Musical mate of the klaxon. : SIREN
42. An Irish trout. : GILLAROO
46. New Mexican town favored by D. H. Lawrence. : TAOS
47. A cubic meter. : STERE
49. Danube port with towering Gothic cathedral. : ULM
50. Scale weights: Abbr. : LBS
51. Regional English. : DIALECT
53. Born. : NEE
54. Delectable refinement. : ELEGANCE
56. Native name for Formosa. : TAIWAN
58. Those we guard against. : ENEMIES
59. Showily splendid. : ORNATE
60. Chooses. : ELECTS
61. Changed back to blonde, for instance. : REDYED
1. Faucet item. : WASHER
2. Wide-eyed. : ASTARE
3. Founder of Oxford scholarships for Americans. : RHODES
4. What the Aussies call their national animal. : ROO
5. Therefore. : ERGO
6. "Gifts for the ___." : NEEDIEST
7. Power to cope with tasks. : ABILITY
8. Break one's word. : RENIG
9. Italian poet who wrote "Jerusalem Delivered." : TASSO
10. Country between the Tigris and Euphrates: Var. : IRAK
11. Japanese coin. : SEN
12. Triple-engined. : TRIMOTOR
15. Size. : STATURE
18. Agreed with everyone. : YESSED
21. Temper by heat. : ANNEAL
25. Judge, U. S. Court of Appeals. : MEDINA
27. TV reflections. : IMAGES
28. Publisher who brought Maugham, Walpole and Bennett to the U. S. : DORAN
29. Base for a boutonniere. : LAPEL
31. Sharp comedy. : SATIRE
33. Bump rudely. : JOSTLE
34. Friendly. : AMIABLE
35. Cheap light fuel. : KEROSENE
37. Tuning-in device on a radio. : SELECTOR
40. Unwithered by time. : AGELESS
43. Aircraft carrier's take-off strip. : RUNWAY
44. Oleic acid salt. : OLEATE
45. Presaged. : OMENED
47. Chinese. : SINIC
48. It is silent, in music. : TACET
51. Honored lady in Britain. : DAME
52. A weed, in the Bible. : TARE
55. Congeal, as jelly. : GEL
57. Where Kokomo is: Abbr. : IND

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 11 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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