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New York Times, Saturday, November 11, 1950

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 4.80, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 301 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1950, The New York TimesNo. 510
Across Down
1. A Montana city. : BUTTE
6. Sodium chloride. : SALT
10. Stretched. : TAUT
14. Dumas character. : ATHOS
15. Malaysian outrigger canoe. : PROA
16. Girl's name. : ILSE
17. He wrote "The Theory of the Leisure Class." : THORSTEINVEBLEN
20. Throat-clearing sounds. : HEMS
21. Impediment. : SNAG
22. Musical instruments. : REEDS
23. Senora: Abbr. : SRA
24. He played "The Great Gatsby." : LADD
25. Artist and puppeteer. : SARG
26. Incentive to action. : SPUR
28. Man's name. : NEAL
30. Acknowledge. : OWN
33. Gold leaf rank. : MAJOR
35. Solid food. : MEAT
36. Melee. : FRAY
37. Batting ___. : AVERAGE
39. Aversion. : DISLIKE
41. Twenty-seventh President. : TAFT
42. "Modern ___ and Free Men," by Vannevar Bush. : ARMS
44. Shoe string. : LACET
45. Pixie. : ELF
46. Island group near Borneo. : SULU
47. He painted "The Duchess of Alba," "The Colossus," etc. : GOYA
48. Man's name. : EMIL
50. The Big Mo. : SHIP
52. Speech. : LIP
55. Telegraphed. : WIRED
57. Yesterday: Fr. : HIER
58. Miss Baxter. : ANNE
59. He wrote "God's Little Acre." : ERSKINECALDWELL
62. Chess piece. : ROOK
63. Interpret. : READ
64. Undetermined. : UNSET
65. Sicilian city. : ENNA
66. Unite by treaty. : ALLY
67. Wens. : CYSTS
1. Showers. : BATHS
2. Father of King Arthur. : UTHER
3. He invented the revolving chair. : THOMASJEFFERSON
4. Jutting rocks. : TORS
5. Letter. : ESS
6. Employ in some manner. : SPEND
7. Wife of Bacchus. : ARIADNE
8. Governor of Louisiana. : LONG
9. Hebrew letter. : TAV
10. Italian river flowing into the Mediterranean. : TIBER
11. Quality of figurative writing. : ALLEGORICALNESS
12. Customary. : USED
13. Numerals. : TENS
18. Autocratic ruler. : TSAR
19. Of an age. : ERAL
24. Orifice of the brain. : LURA
25. Egyptian queen of the gods. : SATI
27. ___ Arthur, Manchuria. : PORT
29. He bridged the Mississippi at St. Louis. : EADS
31. Where Truman and MacArthur met. : WAKE
32. No, in Russian. : NYET
33. Merchant marine officer. : MATE
34. Pertaining to a grandparent. : AVAL
35. Black bird. : MERL
36. Treat harshly. : FLAY
38. Frenchman. : GAUL
40. Spill over. : SLOP
43. "Call Me Madam" is one. : MUSICAL
46. Mohammedan title of respect. : SIDI
47. Jeune fille. : GIRL
49. Sacred city of Hejaz. : MEKKA
51. Intoxicating. : HEADY
53. Waterway. : INLET
54. Skins. : PELTS
55. Existed. : WERE
56. Household implement. : IRON
57. Part of the Italian peninsula. : HEEL
58. Bearded, as grain. : AWNY
60. An early New Deal Act. : NRA
61. Nobleman: Fr. : DUC

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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