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New York Times, Wednesday, March 14, 1951

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 20
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© 1951, The New York TimesNo. 633
Across Down
1. Former chairman of Wage Stabilization. : WIRTZ
6. Draft-exempt 19-year-old: 2 wds. : ADAD
10. Recent royal bridegroom. : SHAH
14. Nebraska's big town. : OMAHA
15. Irritate: Colloq. : RILE
16. Protagonist. : HERO
17. Seized. : TAKEN
18. Dreamer of Xanadu. : COLERIDGE
20. March of time. : AGE
21. Milestone of time. : YEAR
23. Coins once worth 17c in Budapest. : PENGOS
24. Dozes. : NODS
26. German-scuttled ship, off Montevideo, Dec. 17, 1939. : GRAFSPEE
28. When ___, do as the Romans do. : INROME
30. Cindered. : ASHED
33. Bing Crosby's "Bowser." : TOUPEE
36. The Grecian Mars. : ARES
38. Where Salem is: Abbr. : ORE
39. Crawlers of earth. : INSECTS
41. Housewife's bête noire. : DISHPAN
43. Eskimo ___. : PIE
44. Peter the Great. : TSAR
46. Rancid: Dial. : REASTY
47. City in central Alabama. : SELMA
49. Credentials. : PAPERS
51. Sprung from two continents. : EURASIAN
53. Offended. : HURT
57. George ___, St. Louis batsman in Baseball Hall of Fame. : SISLER
59. Club money. : DUES
61. Greek R. : RHO
62. Airplane maneuvers. : NOSEDIVES
64. Secretary of Labor. : TOBIN
66. Exclusively. : ONLY
67. Gaelic Ireland. : EIRE
68. ___ outang. : ORANG
69. Biscay, Hudson, etc. : BAYS
70. Minus. : LESS
71. Glass insets. : PANES
1. Bass part in the Ring Cycle. : WOTAN
2. Adult insect. : IMAGO
3. Scraped together as hay. : RAKED
4. Article. : THE
5. Silly person. : ZANY
6. Citation's jockey, Kentucky Derby, 1948. : ARCARO
7. Modeled display scene. : DIORAMA
8. ___ the King's Men. : ALL
9. Ocean's fathoms. : DEEPS
10. Beams. : SHINES
11. Buzzes the landscape. : HEDGEHOPS
12. Ship after the Golden Fleece. : ARGO
13. Weeders. : HOES
19. Retracer. : REPASSER
22. Herons. : EGRETS
25. Seep: Scot. : SIPE
27. Queen Isabella's man. : FERD
29. Honey-sweet. : NECTARED
31. Quod ___ demonstrandum. : ERAT
32. Refuse. : DENY
33. Overturns. : TIPS
34. Any: Scot. : ONIE
35. In vain. : USELESSLY
37. Peace goddess. : EIRENE
40. Digs trenches. : SAPS
42. Old food on new plates. : HASH
45. Commandos, or Rangers. : RAIDERS
48. Hornless cows. : MULEYS
50. Stops. : PAUSES
52. Blithe spirit in "The Tempest." : ARIEL
54. Living in a city. : URBAN
55. Wagnerian river. : RHINE
56. Sugar raisers. : TONGS
57. Boston Brahmin. : SNOB
58. Isle of the Hebrides. : IONA
60. Traffic signal. : STOP
63. Compete. : VIE
65. Mouths: Lat. : ORA

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 17 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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