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New York Times, Friday, October 17, 1952

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 30, Avg Word Len: 5.27, Missing: { B F Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 97, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12
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© 1952, The New York TimesNo. 1,216
Across Down
1. Subject for the scientists. : ATOM
5. Bullet, shell or rocket. : PROJECTILE
15. 2,800-mi. river of Asia. : LENA
16. Mamie Doud's husband. : EISENHOWER
17. Beverages. : ALES
18. Birds of northern regions. : PTARMIGANS
19. A particle in cosmic rays. : MESON
21. Pygmy of the Belgian Congo. : AKKA
22. Helper: Abbr. : ASST
23. Placed in a kiln. : OVENED
25. A company: Abbr. : ASSN
27. Swindle: Var. : GIP
28. Adjective suffix. : OUS
30. Red Sox pitcher. : KINDER
35. Outwardly appearing as such. : OSTENSIVE
39. Painter of Washington's portrait. : PEALE
40. Monetary unit of Iran. : RIAL
41. Arabian rulers. : EMIRS
43. Pianist Templeton. : ALEC
44. Shows excessive fondness. : DOTES
46. Agreement to end hostilities. : PEACEPACT
48. A kind of dog. : ONEMAN
50. Egyptian King of 1350 B. C., tomb found 1923. : TUT
51. Japanese name. : ITO
52. Life preserver, Mae ___. : WEST
55. Wan appearance. : PALLOR
57. Rebuff or insult. : SLAP
61. Part of Lady Clara's name. : VERE
63. Coronet. : TIARA
64. Capital of Madagascar. : TANANARIVE
67. Amo, amas, ___. : AMAT
68. Ushers in. : INTRODUCES
69. Man's nickname. : NATE
70. Subject of campaign controversy. : REARMAMENT
71. Enzymes. : ASES
1. Site in New Mexico of first atomic explosion. : ALAMOGORDO
2. Field of entertainment. : TELEVISION
3. Having a single septum. : ONESEPTATE
4. Member of a fraternal order. : MASON
5. Liveliness: Slang. : PEP
6. Yasmin's mother. : RITA
7. Large Japanese seaport. : OSAKA
8. They work at soda fountains. : JERKS
9. Cover with a disguise. : ENMASK
10. Convention city: Colloq. : CHI
11. Part of Caesar's wardrobe. : TOGA
12. Hawaiian frigate birds. : IWAS
13. Cameraman's best friend. : LENS
14. First: Archaic. : ERST
20. Gas for glowing signs. : NEON
24. Famous Italian actress. : DUSE
26. Bite. : NIP
29. Silly person: Slang. : SIMP
31. Low high tide. : NEAP
32. Tibetan spiritual leaders. : DALAILAMAS
33. All those entitled to vote. : ELECTORATE
34. Clerical offices. : RECTORATES
36. Kind of school for primary grades: Abbr. : ELEM
37. Strive for superiority. : VIE
38. The "E" in Q. E. D. : ERAT
42. Porgy. : SCUP
45. Carpenter's tool. : SAW
47. "L'___ , c'est moi." : ETAT
49. Where Frenchman Flat is. : NEVADA
53. Antitoxic agent. : SERUM
54. A moment. : TRICE
56. Climbing plant. : LIANA
57. Move. : STIR
58. Narrow track. : LANE
59. Theatrical group. : ANTA
60. Young salmon. : PARR
62. On the same level. : EVEN
65. ___ de plume. : NOM
66. The "e" in i. e. : EST

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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