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New York Times, Saturday, October 28, 1950

Author:
Leonard Goldberg
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { X Z }, Scrabble score: 303 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 6, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
Leonard Goldberg has 21 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1950, The New York TimesNo. 496

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Across
1
Great soprano of the 19th century. : PATTI
6
Exchange. : SWAP
10
For fear that. : LEST
14
Shrink from, with a shudder. : ABHOR
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Grandma Moses' medium. : OILS
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Mixture. : OLIO
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Joint arrangement. : COESTABLISHMENT
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Name meaning burden. : AMOS
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An awning. : TILT
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Football players. : BACKS
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"___ Sack." : SAD
24
Catcher for the Yankees. : YOGI
25
Go on a non-starch diet. : BANT
26
Round-the-world solo flyer. : ODOM
28
Maturing agent. : AGER
30
England's best defense. : RAF
33
One of twelve men. : JUROR
35
One of Queen Juliana's names. : EMMA
36
___ Negri. : POLA
37
He attends all Cabinet meetings. : AVERELLHARRIMAN
40
B. C. Persian. : MEDE
41
Arabian state. : OMAN
42
Borneo ape. : ORANG
43
Tribunal. : BAR
44
Coast Guard woman. : SPAR
45
Edward Johnson's successor. : BING
46
Italian royal family. : ESTE
48
Unfeigned. : REAL
50
Nothing. : NIL
53
Capital of Ecuador. : QUITO
55
Telephone accessory. : DIAL
56
Fix over. : REDO
57
Ingenuous. : UNSOPHISTICATED
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Roman road. : ITER
61
Bacchanalian cry. : EVOE
62
Spring up. : ARISE
63
Conservative. : TORY
64
Founder of the Keystone State. : PENN
65
International agreements. : PACTS
Down
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Spotted cavies. : PACAS
2
Large boa constrictor. : ABOMA
3
He and his brother wrote "On the Banks of the Wabash." : THEODOREDREISER
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Flip. : TOSS
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Part of New York City's subway system. : IRT
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Edna Ferber's Pulitzer Prize novel. : SOBIG
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Administrator of the N. P. A. : WILLIAMHARRISON
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Landed. : ALIT
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Additions to letters. : PSS
10
Thomas Mitchell's role. : LOMAN
11
Describing a device for lifting masses of iron. : ELECTROMAGNETIC
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Slope downward. : SINK
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Kindergartners. : TOTS
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Constituent of an element. : ATOM
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Piece of steel, with wide flanges. : HBAR
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Auld Lang Syne. : YORE
25
Russia. : BEAR
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Famous French illustrator. : DORE
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F. B. I. agent. : GMAN
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Mr. Paton. : ALAN
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Bullying magistrate in "Oliver Twist." : FANG
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Upright piece forming the side of an opening. : JAMB
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Part of the eye. : UVEA
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Girl's name. : ELMA
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Reel on which thread or yarn is wound. : PIRN
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Easy stride. : LOPE
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Irritate. : ROIL
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Block. : STOP
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Part of the refrain of Bloody Mary's song. : BALI
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Newspaper account. : STORY
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Devoured. : EATEN
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That is: Latin. : IDEST
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Veins of gold. : LODES
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Cease. : QUIT
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Biblical preposition. : UNTO
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Jackknife. : DIVE
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___ avis. : RARA
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Having inside info. : HEP
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Mortarboard. : CAP

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 9 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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