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New York Times, Monday, October 23, 1950

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.28, Min Word Len: 4, Missing: { F Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 82, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 16
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© 1950, The New York TimesNo. 491
Across Down
1. Sir Benegal N. Rau's country. : INDIA
6. Time of day. : DUSK
10. Squalid part of a city. : SLUM
14. The lights of Broadway. : NEONS
15. One opposed. : ANTI
16. ___ sapiens. : HOMO
17. Voice of the opera. : CROSS
18. Man's nickname. : STAN
19. Exchange premium. : AGIO
20. Airport in the Azores. : HORTA
21. Nationality of Cardinal Mindszenty. : HUNGARIAN
23. Overhang. : IMPEND
25. Narrow strips of land. : NECKS
26. Nearly: Colloq. : MOST
29. Noble objectives. : IDEALS
31. Inspirit. : AROUSE
33. Coupling pin. : DRAWBOLT
38. Badges of Knighthood in Great Britain. : GARTERS
40. Visionary. : DREAMER
41. "The evil that men do lives after them. The good is oft ___ with their bones." : INTERRED
43. Lament. : GRIEVE
44. Scene of Hemingway's new novel. : VENICE
46. Prohibitionists. : DRYS
47. Stock Exchange: German. : BORSE
51. City north of Naples. : AVERSA
53. Short stories. : ANECDOTES
55. Subject of Congressional investigation. : CRIME
59. Palm thatch. : NIPA
60. Uncle of Sir Lancelot. : BORS
61. Rubber city. : AKRON
62. Man's name. : JOEL
63. Gaelic. : ERSE
64. He loved Francesca. : PAOLO
65. Exclusively. : ONLY
66. French-Belgian river. : YSER
67. Hirelings. : ESNES
1. Big ___, cross-country oil line. : INCH
2. Popular orchid-fancying detective. : NERO
3. Exit. : DOOR
4. National French society. : INSTITUTE
5. Part of the Union of India. : ASSAM
6. Ran violently. : DASHED
7. Cacophonous. : UNTUNED
8. Criterion. : STANDARD
9. George VI. : KING
10. Participate. : SHARE
11. Sound reasoning. : LOGIC
12. Eskimo boat. : UMIAK
13. Mars has two. : MOONS
22. R. S. V. P. : ANSWER
24. South Dakota's capital. : PIERRE
26. O'Henry's "The Gift of the ___." : MAGI
27. N. African invasion port, 1942. : ORAN
28. Classify. : SORT
30. Greater. : LARGER
32. Delivered: Tennis. : SERVED
34. Sealskin boats of Alaskan Eskimos. : BAIDARKAS
35. Tenth of an ephah. : OMER
36. Impose, as taxes. : LEVY
37. Very: French. : TRES
39. One-third of these seek re-election. : SENATORS
42. Of various kinds. : DIVERSE
45. Rater of taxes. : CESSER
47. Vote getter in the South. : BANJO
48. Cousin of the leek. : ONION
49. Drive back. : REPEL
50. Laminate. : SCALY
52. Shaft of a feather. : SCAPE
54. The third vow. : OBEY
56. Recent discovery in Venezuela. : IRON
57. Breakwater. : MOLE
58. Son of Seth. : ENOS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 14 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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