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New York Times, Sunday, October 5, 1947

Author: P. J. Lamanna
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 166, Blocks: 81, Avg Word Len: 5.40, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 672 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 148, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 11, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 53
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© 1947, The New York TimesNo. 295
Across Down
1. Pennant winners. : DODGERS
8. Mr. Stanky of Brooklyn. : EDWARD
14. Healers who produce vacua at body surface. : CUPPERS
21. Attire. : ARRAYAL
22. Editorial article. : LEADER
23. Homes in zoos. : AVIARIES
25. Figurative language. : IMAGERY
26. Where Hannibal and Scipio fought. : AFRICA
27. Outspoken opponent of disk jockeys. : PETRILLO
28. Spread abroad. : SOW
29. Delegate. : DEPUTE
31. Vessels. : TUGBOATS
33. Day house of the sun: Astrol. : LEO
34. Extensions often seen in farm buildings. : ELLS
36. What asafetida and galbanum are. : RESINS
38. Wrongful act: Law. : TORT
39. Contest in program of sports. : EVENT
41. ___ Glaspell, novelist. : SUSAN
43. Multitudes. : HOSTS
45. Close sib. : NIECE
48. Greek letters. : ETAS
49. Excelled in military skill. : OUTGENERALED
53. Central line of the vertebrate body. : AXON
55. Sigmate object. : ESS
58. Rude person. : BOOR
59. Choice part. : ELITE
60. Noted Russian novelist, recent visitor to U. S. : SIMONOV
64. Beverages. : POTABLES
66. "Bluejillets." : WAVES
67. Indian chief. : SAGAMORE
68. Actor recently knighted. : OLIVIER
69. Buffoons. : MIMES
70. Pole used in Gaelic games. : CABER
71. Capuchin monkey. : SAI
72. Wiseacre. : SOLON
73. Extravasation in orbital region: Slang. : SHINER
75. Mortal. : HUMAN
76. Become glutinous: Colloq. : JELL
77. Heel. : LIST
79. Roman road. : ITER
80. Hernando De___. : SOTO
81. Dull sound. : THUD
83. Unvarnished. : BALD
85. Moss and Kitty (Carlisle), playwright and actress. : HARTS
87. Person of violent temper. : TARTAR
89. Suppose. : OPINE
92. ___ Pasha. : ALI
93. Snow goose. : WAVEY
94. Gay. : SUNNY
95. Where Dartmoor College is. : HANOVER
97. Ebbed. : REFLOWED
99. Habitat of water lilies. : PONDS
100. Ominousness. : DIRENESS
101. Next after V. P. in line of succession to President. : SPEAKER
102. European's title in India. : SAHIB
103. Fuegian Indians. : ONAS
104. Compass point. : SSE
105. ___ libre. : VERS
106. Acquisitions. : PROCUREMENTS
110. Metal band on runner of sled. : SHOE
113. Yellowish red-yellow. : SEPIA
115. Place of contest. : ARENA
116. Sharp cries. : YELPS
120. Catty sounds. : PURRS
122. Russian saint. : OLGA
124. Punishment by confinement to school grounds: Eng. : GATING
127. Missile weapon used by Gauchos. : BOLA
128. Urge. : EGG
129. What the new skirts are. : OVERLONG
133. Hereditary. : LINEAL
135. "So few." : RAF
136. Paltriest. : CHEAPEST
138. Of a metallic element. : NIOBIC
140. Cupidity. : AVARICE
142. What Nereus drove. : SEAHORSE
143. Feminine name. : ELOISE
144. Fruits crushed by grinding. : POMACES
145. Official at track meet. : STARTER
146. Rail stations. : DEPOTS
147. Noted actor and aviator. : STEWART
1. Podia. : DAISES
2. Brass that looks like gold. : ORMOLU
3. Talks like typical cowboy. : DRAWLS
4. Silence by authority. : GAG
5. Ocellated. : EYED
6. More infrequent. : RARER
7. Cathedral passage: Arch. : SLYPE
8. Joy. : ELATION
9. Forrestal's herculean task. : DEFENSE
10. Secy. Royall's field. : WAR
11. Access. : ADIT
12. Trim again. : RECUT
13. Fabulous lizards, pocket size. : DRAGONETS
14. Long cloak. : CAPOTE
15. Part of eye. : UVEA
16. He effected union of Ireland with Great Britain, 1800. : PITT
17. Analyze grammatically. : PARSE
18. Much: Comb. form. : ERI
19. Little brook. : RILLET
20. Moon goddess. : SELENA
24. Soils with carbonic powder. : SOOTS
30. "Big brass" at the theatre. : USHERS
32. Elizabeth in November. : BRIDE
35. ___ Paulo, Brazil. : SAO
37. Page-wide newspaper headline. : STREAMER
40. Spite. : VENOM
42. Small projecting bits. : NUBBINS
44. Tray. : SALVER
46. Winter melon. : CASABA
47. Critical. : EXIGENT
50. Informed: Dial. : TOLE
51. Departers. : GOERS
52. White ___. : LIES
54. Gen. ___ Bradley. : OMAR
55. Kind of narrative poetry. : EPOS
56. What Odom's record global flight was. : SOLO
57. Jean Chardin's subject in painting. : STILLLIFE
61. Descends sharply and suddenly. : NOSEDIVES
62. Spoken. : ORAL
63. Curtain. : VEIL
65. Abstain from. : AVOID
66. What oenologists study. : WINES
67. Where Stevenson lived. : SAMOA
69. James Thurber's daydreamer. : MITTY
70. Something short: Scot. : CUTTY
74. Let. : HIRED
75. Ends of crescent. : HORNS
76. Doublet worn over armor. : JUPON
78. Melters. : THAWERS
80. Poet now studying new data on Lincoln. : SANDBURG
82. What Brutus was "arm'd so strong in." : HONESTY
83. Rules out. : BARS
84. French name for Syrian city. : ALEP
86. Reluctant. : AVERSE
87. Enveloping membrane: Anat. : TUNICA
88. ___ Province, where Coblenz is. : RHINE
90. Cape. : NESS
91. Scottish Gaelic. : ERSE
93. Revived. : WOKE
94. Movie center in London. : SOHO
96. ___ Isles, in Galway Bay. : ARAN
98. Purple seaweed. : LAVER
99. Served as a model of. : PARAGONED
100. Sphere of influence. : DOMAIN
102. Allow to become known, as news. : SPILL
107. Person with "feet on the ground." : REALIST
108. Tempts. : ENTICES
109. Father of Osiris. : SEB
110. Glasses: Colloq. : SPECS
111. His huge cargo plane will soon be tested. : HUGHES
112. Flavoring sirup. : ORGEAT
114. O. Henry's real name. : PORTER
117. Roman cuirass. : LORICA
118. Arranger. : PLACER
119. Most trustworthy. : SAFEST
121. Lethargy. : SOPOR
123. Infirm. : ANILE
125. Poles of team-drawn vehicles. : NEAPS
126. French dance. : GAVOT
130. Green: Her. : VERT
131. ___ quam videri: motto of North Carolina. : ESSE
132. One of Gelett Burgess' gremlins. : GOOP
134. ___ duck. : LAME
137. Eureka! : AHA
139. Life: Comb. form. : BIO
141. Untrained. : RAW

Answer summary: 12 unique to this puzzle, 41 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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