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New York Times, Sunday, November 27, 1955

Author: Marjorie M. Connelly
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 174, Blocks: 82, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 613 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 114, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 9, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 24
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© 1955, The New York TimesNo. 2,343
Across Down
1. Spaces for spectators. : SEATS
6. British novelist. : WEST
10. N. C. Cape. : FEAR
14. Impressions. : DENTS
19. Rough. : COARSE
20. New Jersey city. : EASTORANGE
22. Greek market. : AGORA
23. Shine. : LUSTER
24. Recalcitrant ones. : DISOBEYERS
25. Aesopian conclusion. : MORAL
26. Barrister: Abbr. : ATTY
27. Cousins of the rhea. : EMUS
29. Equips. : RIGS
30. Paintings. : OILS
32. Power agency. : TVA
33. Chemist's degree. : PHC
34. A law. : ENACTMENT
36. Relative of the albacore. : TUNA
37. Exclaimed. : AHED
38. City south of Caspian Sea. : TEHERAN
40. Kitchen staple. : LARD
41. Comedian Blue. : BEN
42. Lodging. : MOTEL
44. Hayworth and others. : RITAS
45. Short swims. : DIPS
46. Courageous. : BOLD
47. Look out!: Sp. : ALERTA
49. Noun endings. : ANCES
50. Rosewall and others. : KENS
51. Pottery. : WARE
52. Mrs. in Spain. : SRA
53. Yugoslav city. : NIS
54. Anyway. : LEASTWISE
56. Halt in progress. : RELAPSE
58. Small: Comb. form. : MICRO
60. Lonardi's country: Abbr. : ARG
61. Rumanian city. : IASI
62. ___ majesty. : LESE
63. Hero of "Magic Mountain." : HANS
65. Highlander. : GAEL
66. Barometric lines. : ISOBARS
68. Tidy. : NEAT
69. Alias Lieut. Greenwald. : FONDA
70. Church calendar. : ORDO
71. Connective. : AND
72. Thinking. : WONDERING
74. Three subjects for 20 Down. : RRR
76. "For he ___ not any man." : OWES
79. Observers. : EYERS
81. Pres. Coty. : RENE
82. Raiser. : HOISTER
86. Pullets. : HENS
87. Tapering seam. : DART
88. Units. : ONES
89. "Oliver Twist" character. : FANG
90. Have: Scot. : HAE
91. Famous fur merchant. : ASTOR
93. Engaged anew. : REHIRED
95. Least. : SLIGHTEST
97. Map abbreviation. : RTE
98. California Fort. : ORD
100. German river. : EDER
101. "Western ___." : STAR
102. Blows a horn. : TOOTS
103. Ambrosia of Hindu gods. : AMRITA
105. Chums. : PALS
106. Light up. : GLOW
107. Metric measure. : LITRE
108. "Do ___." : ITNOW
109. Ibsen character. : ASE
110. Number suffix. : TEEN
111. Washers. : RINSERS
113. Catch. : SNAG
114. Portion of Germany. : EAST
116. Digging. : TROWELING
118. Explosive. : TNT
119. Just before omega. : PSI
120. Jardinieres. : URNS
121. ___-do-well. : NEER
122. Clean off. : WIPE
123. Rug surface. : PILE
124. Atomic numbers: Abbr. : ATNOS
126. Native of Managua. : NICARAGUAN
129. Lawyer, in Paris. : AVOCAT
131. Nimble Dodger. : REESE
132. Possible to discover. : INVENTIBLE
133. Joshua and others. : LOGANS
134. Misprint. : ERROR
135. Sponsorship. : EGIS
136. Depart for Europe. : SAIL
137. Ducking stool victim. : SCOLD
1. Dixiecrats. : SOUTHERNERS
2. Indiana city. : EASTCHICAGO
3. Overornate. : ARTY
4. Mao ___-tung. : TSE
5. Namesakes of "Porgy" character. : SERENAS
6. Dieter's concern. : WAISTLINE
7. Letter. : ESS
8. Warehouse men. : STORERS
9. "___ up the nation's wounds." : TOBIND
10. Elves. : FAYS
11. Direction. : ENE
12. Stranded. : AGROUND
13. Pine ooze. : RESIN
14. Water blocks. : DAMS
15. Part of the psyche. : EGO
16. Name for the Big Dipper. : NORTHERNCAR
17. Weary as a diplomat. : TRAVELTIRED
18. Waldorf ___. : SALAD
19. Applauded: Poet. : CLAPT
20. Process of learning: Abbr. : EDUC
21. Colonel's command: Abbr. : REGT
28. Adam. : MAN
31. Truman's birthplace. : LAMAR
34. Follower of Swiss theologian. : ERASTIAN
35. Cartograms. : MAPS
36. Intercom. : TELEPHONE
37. Consumed. : ATE
39. French verb form. : ETES
41. Adriatic wind. : BORA
43. Universe: Heb. : OLAM
45. Lucy's mate. : DESI
46. Cotton package. : BALE
48. Italian city. : ASOLO
49. Jai ___. : ALAI
50. Touch lightly. : KISS
51. Cowboy. : WESTERNER
52. Remit. : SEND
55. Fended (with "off"). : WARDED
56. Peruse. : READ
57. Harmonized. : SANG
59. Stravinsky and others. : IGORS
62. Glass. : LENS
64. Malayan style. : SARONG
67. Author of "Pompey's Head." : BASSO
68. New England. : NORTHEAST
69. Airfoils. : FINS
72. Common verb. : WERE
73. Wood wind. : REED
75. Correcting. : RIGHTING
76. Creator of Flicka. : OHARA
77. London landmark. : WESTMINSTER
78. Star. : ENTERTAINER
80. Place to play. : YARD
82. Very short distance. : HAIR
83. Not practical. : THEORETICAL
84. Burma, for instance. : EASTERNLAND
85. Soaks. : RETS
88. Galena, bauxite, etc. : ORES
89. Rift in the lute. : FLAW
92. Newspaper section. : ROTO
94. Unused. : IDLE
95. General's epithet. : STONEWALL
96. Children. : TOTS
99. Bleaker. : RAWER
101. Marshy spot. : SLEW
104. Common suffix. : ING
105. Going by. : PASSING
106. Where the Altamaha flows. : GEORGIA
107. Direct descendants. : LINEALS
110. Feasts. : TREATS
111. Tear. : RIP
112. Editor's notes. : STETS
113. Superfluous. : SPARE
115. Merman role. : ANNIE
116. Cousin of the gull. : TERN
117. Tow rope. : LINE
120. Partaker of. : USER
121. Scotch denials. : NAES
123. Cartoon beastie. : POGO
125. Colorado peak. : OSO
127. Roman year. : CVI
128. Where: Lat. : UBI
130. Case in grammar: Abbr. : VOC

Answer summary: 12 unique to this puzzle, 12 debuted here and reused later, 13 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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