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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
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© 1950, The New York TimesNo. 496

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Great soprano of the 19th century. : PATTI
6. Exchange. : SWAP
10. For fear that. : LEST
14. Shrink from, with a shudder. : ABHOR
15. Grandma Moses' medium. : OILS
16. Mixture. : OLIO
17. Joint arrangement. : COESTABLISHMENT
20. Name meaning burden. : AMOS
21. An awning. : TILT
22. Football players. : BACKS
23. "___ 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
60. 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
1. Spotted cavies. : PACAS
2. Large boa constrictor. : ABOMA
3. He and his brother wrote "On the Banks of the Wabash." : THEODOREDREISER
4. Flip. : TOSS
5. Part of New York City's subway system. : IRT
6. Edna Ferber's Pulitzer Prize novel. : SOBIG
7. Administrator of the N. P. A. : WILLIAMHARRISON
8. Landed. : ALIT
9. Additions to letters. : PSS
10. Thomas Mitchell's role. : LOMAN
11. Describing a device for lifting masses of iron. : ELECTROMAGNETIC
12. Slope downward. : SINK
13. Kindergartners. : TOTS
18. Constituent of an element. : ATOM
19. Piece of steel, with wide flanges. : HBAR
24. Auld Lang Syne. : YORE
25. Russia. : BEAR
27. Famous French illustrator. : DORE
29. F. B. I. agent. : GMAN
31. Mr. Paton. : ALAN
32. Bullying magistrate in "Oliver Twist." : FANG
33. Upright piece forming the side of an opening. : JAMB
34. Part of the eye. : UVEA
35. Girl's name. : ELMA
36. Reel on which thread or yarn is wound. : PIRN
38. Easy stride. : LOPE
39. Irritate. : ROIL
44. Block. : STOP
45. Part of the refrain of Bloody Mary's song. : BALI
47. Newspaper account. : STORY
49. Devoured. : EATEN
51. That is: Latin. : IDEST
52. Veins of gold. : LODES
53. Cease. : QUIT
54. Biblical preposition. : UNTO
55. Jackknife. : DIVE
56. ___ avis. : RARA
58. Having inside info. : HEP
59. 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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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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