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New York Times, Saturday, March 10, 1951

Author:
Edward Buckler
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { J Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 13
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Students & seniors
Across
1. Arlene Dahl is one. So is Arthur Godfrey. : REDHEAD
8. Steering gear of a plane. : STICK
13. Presumptive. : APRIORI
14. Communist opposition to Moscow doctrine. : TITOISM
17. Make crude. : COARSEN
18. Deficiency. : ABSENCE
19. Behold!: Latin. : ECCE
20. Grasslike plant. : SEDGE
22. Gordon ___, chairman of A. E. C. : DEAN
23. Dinah ___, singer. : SHORE
25. What saws and laws have. : TEETH
27. ___ Grundy. : MRS
28. Graded. : RATED
30. Siliceous gem. : OPAL
32. Made importunate demands. : CLAMORED
36. Striker. : SMITER
38. Summer houses. : PAGODAS
39. Descendant of Abel's frater. : CAINITE
40. Goes fishing. : ANGLES
41. Joins. : CONNECTS
42. Gramp's wife. : GRAN
43. Receiver of gift. : DONEE
44. Uncle: Dial. : EME
45. Ranks. : TIERS
47. "The Divine ___." : SARAH
52. Rumple. : MUSS
54. Rabbit's fur. : LAPIN
56. Golfer's warning. : FORE
57. Lost. : MISLAID
59. Mode of scenic representation. : DIORAMA
61. Stimulation. : AROUSAL
62. Inveigler. : ENTICER
63. On guard. : READY
64. Pawl or click that works with wheel. : RATCHET
Down
1. Preakness, Derby, etc. : RACES
2. Event marking a new period. : EPOCH
3. Northern constellation, The Dragon. : DRACO
4. Employer. : HIRER
5. Goddess of dawn. : EOS
6. Son of Zeus and Hera. : ARES
7. Alcoves for eating in small apartments. : DINETTES
8. Arranged to take place dramatically. : STAGED
9. It's "Out of This World." : TIBET
10. Possessive pronoun. : ITS
11. Betty ___, in a song. : COED
12. Pertaining to motions of bodies. : KINEMATIC
15. Fictional heroine. : SCARLETT
16. Kind of ware a haberdasher sells. : MENS
21. Legal instrument. : DEED
24. Caustic. : ERODENT
26. Men. : HOMINES
29. Blue-and-yellow macaws. : ARAS
31. Symbol of Maine. : PINE
32. Letters designating an accountant. : CPA
33. Noted scientist heading intensive study of weather control. : LANGMUIR
34. Communist China, by U. N. vote of 44-7. : AGGRESSOR
35. A millstone: Latin. : MOLA
36. Sensible. : SANE
37. Matter, in legal phrases. : RES
39. Ponder. : CONSIDER
41. Non-commissioned officer: Abbr. : CORP
43. Implacable. : DEADLY
44. Ack (or pip) ___. : EMMA
46. Homeric epic. : ILIAD
48. Of a continent. : AFRIC
49. What "cucaracha" means. : ROACH
50. La Grande ___, organized by Napoleon. : ARMEE
51. Symbol of affection. : HEART
53. Swing about fixed point. : SLUE
55. Miss Foch, actress. : NINA
58. Name meaning physician. : ASA
60. New member of baseball Hall of Fame. : OTT

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 12 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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