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OF PEOPLE AND PLACES

New York Times, Sunday, November 11, 1945

Author: Louis Baron
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 170, Blocks: 74, Avg Word Len: 5.35, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 661 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 160, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 70
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© 1945, The New York TimesNo. 196
Across Down
1. Ryuku Island. : OKINAWA
8. Scene of famous flag-raising epic. : IWOJIMA
15. Missiles that battered London. : ROBOMBS
22. Madman. : LUNATIC
23. Member of Council of Foreign Ministers. : MOLOTOV
24. Prepare for dyspepsia. : OVEREAT
25. Capital of East Siberia. : IRKUTSK
26. Occur before. : PRECEDE
27. Square root of 4900. : SEVENTY
28. Wine: French. : VIN
29. G.I. steak. : SPAM
31. President of Chile. : RIOS
32. Pluvious. : RAINY
34. Hindu cymbals. : TAL
35. Founder of Troy. : ILUS
37. Panoramic representations. : SCENICS
39. Quadrupeds. : ASSES
40. Symbol of peace. : DOVE
41. Upper tones of old Greek music. : NETES
43. Long-tailed apes of India. : KRAS
44. More snappish. : EDGIER
46. Excellence. : MERIT
47. Palestinian ascetic. : ESSENE
49. Oil-yielding Central American trees. : EBOS
51. Firmness. : IRON
52. Life-saving rafts. : BALSAS
53. Understands. : KENS
55. Struck. : SMITTEN
57. Move circularly. : ROLL
58. Chewing muscle of lower jaw. : MASSETER
62. Give forth feeling. : EMOTE
63. F. D. R.'s loyal friend. : FALA
64. Corpulent. : FAT
67. Camelhair garment. : ABA
68. Levantine ship. : SETEE
70. The gums: Comb. form. : ULO
71. Short whiskers. : SIDEBURNS
73. Vetoes. : NAYS
75. Common garden plant. : RHUBARB
77. Vulcan's workshop. : ETNA
78. Cultivated land. : ARADA
79. Oriental theocratic bodies. : ULEMAS
81. Second largest island in world. : NEWGUINEA
83. "Oom Paul," President of So. Africa (1825–1904). : KRUGER
84. Choral composition. : MOTET
85. Land of Shaw and Joyce. : EIRE
86. Stalin's H. Q. : KREMLIN
88. Hair: Comb. form. : PILI
89. Moneyed groups. : INTERESTS
91. .48 gal. in Japan. : SHO
92. Of a bristle. : SETAL
94. Famous World War I French river. : LYS
95. Short piece of pipe. : TEE
96. Sea bird. : ERNE
97. Republic since 1912. : CHINA
99. Most rigorous. : SEVEREST
101. Existence. : ESSE
102. Tree-trimming. : PRUNING
104. Margaret. : META
105. Investment's motive. : PROFIT
108. Make callous. : SEAR
109. Composed. : CALM
111. Seaport on West Hokkaido. : SUTTSU
115. Largest artery. : AORTA
116. City under four-power rule. : BERLIN
118. Seethe. : TEEM
120. Polynesian canoes. : PAHIS
121. Towboats. : TUGS
122. Expenditures. : COSTS
123. Plane formation. : ECHELON
126. Since: Scot. : SYNE
127. Indonesian. : ATA
128. "A ___ of feathers, and a heart of lead."—Dunciad. : BRAIN
129. Absolute. : SURE
130. Instrumental twosomes. : DUOS
132. River in South Russia. : SAL
133. Typical sight in Turkey's skyline. : MINARET
135. Abstract. : EPITOME
138. Territory disputed by Tito and Italy. : TRIESTE
140. Cartoonize cinematically. : ANIMATE
141. Brandy cocktail. : SIDECAR
142. Farming implements. : HILLERS
143. Lost ground. : RECEDED
144. Crystal gazer. : SEERESS
145. Monterey city. : SALINAS
1. Green garnet. : OLIVINE
2. Strategic Pacific islands. : KURILES
3. Dye-yielding prunelike tropical fruits. : INKNUTS
4. Ship: Prefix. : NAU
5. Thailand coins. : ATTS
6. Stray locks. : WISPS
7. Anti-aircraft fire. : ACKACK
8. Rogue. : IMP
9. Generating anxiety. : WORRISOME
10. Oily acid. : OLEIC
11. Merry. : JOCOSE
12. Natives: Suffix. : ITES
13. Scottish eisteddfod. : MOD
14. Antipathy. : AVERSION
15. More optimistic. : ROSIER
16. Hot-air chambers. : OVENS
17. Group of girls. : BEVY
18. Metal: Poet. : ORE
19. Counselors. : MENTORS
20. Java capital. : BATAVIA
21. Pointed tools. : STYLETS
30. Unqualified. : MERE
33. Three Norse sub-deities. : ASEN
36. Aims to find. : SEEKS
38. Catches. : NABS
39. Consent. : AGREE
40. "The Sheik" authoress. : DELL
42. Daggers. : SNEES
45. Likewise. : DITTO
46. S. W. coast of India. : MALABAR
48. Inscribes. : ENTERS
50. Huge bird of Persian myth. : SIMURG
52. Tree trunk. : BOLE
54. Adam's third son. : SETH
56. Chief of occupation forces in Rumania. : TOLBUKHIN
57. Ukrainian Legislature. : RADA
58. Emancipate from slavery. : MANUMIT
59. Ear shell. : ABALONE
60. Lining fabric. : SAYETTE
61. Bring together. : REUNITE
63. Conclusions. : FINALES
64. Delicately formed. : FRAGILE
65. Les ___, town in Eure, France. : ANDELYS
66. Russian Royalist. : TSARIST
69. German Egyptologist (1837–98). : EBERS
71. Originates. : STEMS
72. One of the Kuriles. : URUP
74. Pintail duck. : SMEE
76. Sail of a windmill. : AWE
77. Compass point. : ENE
80. Closure of an anatomical channel. : ATRESIA
82. Bitingly unexpected. : IRONIC
83. Scoundrels. : KNAVES
85. Serf. : ESNE
87. News article. : ITEM
90. Once upon a time. : ERST
91. Okinawa battleground. : SHURI
93. Abatement. : LETUP
97. Serbian princes. : CRALS
98. Maledictions. : ANATHEMAS
100. New Zealand timber trees. : RATAS
101. Newts. : EFTS
102. Sauciness. : PERTNESS
103. Delight. : GLEE
105. Coasting vessel of Bombay. : PATAMAR
106. Habitual path. : ROUTINE
107. Of biological functions. : ORGANIC
108. Black-fin snapper. : SESI
110. Pinochle term. : MELD
112. German industrialist who financed Hitler. : THYSSEN
113. Contemporary Pied Piper. : SINATRA
114. Of no appreciable value. : USELESS
116. Went sailing. : BOATED
117. ___ gender. : NEUTER
119. Utters. : MOUTHS
122. Candia. : CRETE
124. Italian statesman. : CROCE
125. Waterwheel. : NORIA
128. Small nail. : BRAD
129. Conceit: Slang. : SIDE
131. Army fort in Oklahoma. : SILL
134. Soul: French. : AME
136. Small coin of India. : PIE
137. Bitter vetch. : ERS
139. Name meaning high. : ELI

Answer summary: 10 unique to this puzzle, 60 debuted here and reused later, 15 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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