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OF PEOPLE AND PLACES

New York Times, Sunday, January 29, 1950

Author: Elizabeth Patterson
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 168, Blocks: 83, Avg Word Len: 5.31, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 613 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 136, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 31, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 50
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© 1950, The New York TimesNo. 416
Across Down
1. Carlsbad ___. : CAVERNS
8. Town E of Mosul. : ERBIL
13. U. S. sub lost in Arctic. : COCHINO
20. German statesman. : ADENAUER
22. ___ de Poitiers. : DIANE
23. British labor leader. : MORRISON
24. Melanie's creator. : MITCHELL
25. Girl's name. : MARTA
26. Divided into small spaces. : AREOLATE
27. Draw with nitric acid. : ETCH
28. Great Lakes food fish. : CISCO
30. Milieu. : TERRAIN
32. Praise. : LAUD
33. Author Asch. : SHOLEM
35. Dante's subject. : INFERNO
37. Meat jellies. : ASPICS
39. Japanese measures. : RIS
40. Rose oil. : OTTAR
41. Naughty tot. : IMP
43. ___ long. : ERE
44. ___ Bay, scene of Perry's victory, 1813. : PUTIN
47. English poet and diplomat (1664–1721). : PRIOR
48. Order of amphibians. : ANURA
50. Aryan of central Caucasus. : OSSET
54. ___ Templeton. : ALEC
55. ___ Heavens. : SEVEN
56. "This other Eden." : ENGLAND
58. Creator of new "ism." : TITO
59. And: German. : UND
60. 6831-ft.-high Alpine pass. : CENIS
61. Christian ___. : ERA
62. City on the Allegheny. : OLEAN
64. Hockey ball: Var. : NUR
65. He said, "Don't give up the ship!" : LAWRENCE
67. Blue-pencils. : EDITS
69. Senator Lucas' state. : ILLINOIS
71. Abandoned by Theseus. : ARIADNE
72. Dress fabric. : TRICOTINE
74. Analyze, grammatically. : PARSE
75. Italian coin. : LIRA
76. ___ fritter. : CORN
77. Widowed. : LONE
78. Pine of N. Z. : RIMU
79. Mud volcano. : SALSE
81. Pulsation. : THROBBING
83. Ancient Sicilian city. : SEGESTE
86. Carpet. : ORIENTAL
88. Virginia's ___ Caverns. : LURAY
89. Seventh Wonder of the World. : COLOSSUS
90. Actress Munson. : ONA
91. Authoress Evelyn ___. : EATON
93. 1/10 of a sen. : RIN
94. Ingredient of 42 Down. : PECAN
95. ___ a free country. : ITS
96. Captain of the Nautilus. : NEMO
98. Lands. : ACREAGE
100. ___ Pitcher. : MOLLY
101. Teen-age specialty. : DATE
102. Plaster of Paris. : GESSO
104. Jangling. : HARSH
105. ___ à manger. : SALLE
106. Bey of ___. : TUNIS
107. Honey: Pharm. : MEL
109. Trim. : LOP
110. "Just call me ___."—Mrs. Mesta. : PERLE
111. With: Prefix. : COM
112. Region of search for Ark. : ARARAT
115. Ancestry. : LINEAGE
117. Vernacular. : PATOIS
120. ___ gun. : BREN
121. Like Petronius' writing. : SATIRIC
123. Displeasure. : ANGER
125. Grapelike fruits. : UVAS
127. One of the Fox Islands. : UNALASKA
129. Narrow gravelly ridge. : ESKER
131. California resort island. : CATALINA
133. Refused to obey. : MUTINIED
134. Thread. : REEVE
135. Perdita's prince. : FLORIZEL
136. President of Univ. of Pa. : STASSEN
137. Rumanian river, to Danube. : SIRET
138. Beguile. : ENSNARE
1. ___ the dawn. : CAME
2. Mine tunnels. : ADITS
3. Bitter ___. : VETCH
4. Native; domestic. : ENCHORIC
5. Cheer. : RAH
6. Texas river, to Gulf of Mexico. : NUECES
7. Turkish sultan, 1789–1807. : SELIM
8. Alberta's capital. : EDMONTON
9. Inlet. : RIA
10. Make a deal. : BARTER
11. Inurn. : INTER
12. Book ___. : LEARNING
13. Inner layers of skin from which leather is made. : CORIA
14. Spanish city on the Minho. : ORENSE
15. Old fine for murder. : CRO
16. Steepest. : HILLIEST
17. Rebecca's husband. : ISAAC
18. The south wind. : NOTUS
19. United. : ONED
21. Author of "David Balfour." : RLS
23. Animal's cry. : MAA
29. "A Tale of Two ___." : CITIES
31. Philippine leader of U. N. : ROMULO
34. ___ Yutang. : LIN
36. ___ East. : FAR
38. ___ rata. : PRO
40. Tarkington's "Little ___." : ORVIE
42. Nutty confection. : PRALINE
44. Girl's name. : PAULA
45. Of a bone. : ULNAR
46. American League's "most valuable player." : TEDWILLIAMS
47. English money. : PENCE
48. Inhabitant of Asia Minor. : ANATOLIAN
49. Anoint. : ANELE
51. Of Chinese and Slavic nationality. : SINORUSSIAN
52. Fancy cases. : ETUIS
53. Twisted spirally. : TORSE
55. Cassia leaflets. : SENNA
56. Composer Coates. : ERIC
57. Split pulse. : DAL
60. Oil of red cedar product. : CEDRENE
61. Ducal title of Prince Philip. : EDINBURGH
63. Large lake in Ontario. : NIPIGON
66. Heighten. : RAISE
67. Actor Flynn. : ERROL
68. ___ Point, site of Wayne's victory, 1779. : STONY
70. Appoints. : NAMES
72. Anderson's "High ___." : TOR
73. Common suffix. : ING
76. A narcotic. : CHLORAL
78. ___ race. : RELAY
79. Mei-ling's maiden name. : SOONG
80. Wild buffalo. : ARNEE
81. Spot or stain: Obs. : TATCH
82. Soft cheese. : BRIE
83. Lower pedestal section. : SOCLE
84. For all voices: Mus. : TUTTI
85. Sibilants. : ESSES
87. Chinese pagoda. : TAA
89. German city on Aller river. : CELLE
92. Oil of orange flowers. : NEROLI
94. Bees pick it up. : POLLEN
97. Turks. : OSMANLIS
99. Seekers. : ASPIRERS
100. Charley's aunt. : MARGARET
101. 1949 Belgian channel-swimmer. : DUMOULIN
103. Poetic preposition. : OER
105. Old Man of the ___. : SEA
106. Small thing. : TOT
108. "I Love a ___." : LASSIE
110. Knock-knock bird. : PECKER
111. Sydney ___. : CARTON
112. Earthnut: Obs. : ARNUT
113. Lariat. : REATA
114. Appropriated. : TAKEN
116. Japanese-American. : NISEI
117. Painter of Washington. : PEALE
118. One of the Balearic Islands. : IVIZA
119. More normal. : SANER
120. Dodgers. : BUMS
122. Youngster. : TAD
124. Greatest common factor. : GCF
126. Market. : SALE
128. Town near Liege. : ANS
130. ___ Curie. : EVE
132. Metric measures. : ARS

Answer summary: 17 unique to this puzzle, 33 debuted here and reused later, 11 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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