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GLOBAL GLEANINGS

New York Times, Sunday, April 19, 1953

Author: Louis Baron
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 170, Blocks: 79, Avg Word Len: 5.29, Missing: { X }, Scrabble score: 691 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 150, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 32
Louis Baron has 39 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
PS notes: Original 135-Across and 71-Down clues had "across"; changed it to "Across."
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© 1953, The New York TimesNo. 1,400
Across Down
1. State-to-be? : ALASKA
7. Girl's name. : ONA
10. Reuter, for instance: Abbr. : GER
13. M. S. A. head. : STASSEN
20. Device of crossed slats. : LATTICE
22. Geographical headliner. : FORMOSA
24. Shores in a famous Marine song. : TRIPOLI
25. Part of Article 1, Bill of Rights. : FREEDOMOFSPEECH
27. Verdi role. : RADAMES
28. Product of 69 Down. : OIL
29. Garb. : DRESS
30. Brahms' "___ Rhapsody." : ALTO
31. Relative of the agouti. : PACA
32. Little ___. : EVA
33. Fasten. : NAIL
35. Settles down in. : NESTS
37. Describing a voice. : THROATY
39. Hillside: Scot. : BRAE
40. Power. : STEAM
42. Countersinks. : REAMS
44. Babylonian hero. : ETANA
45. ___ Rica. : COSTA
46. Umpire for Laertes-Hamlet duel. : OSRIC
47. Early Irish alphabet. : OGAMS
49. Shinto temple. : SHA
50. Sister in a book, play, movie. : EILEEN
51. Helmet-shaped headgear. : CASQUE
54. Faulty. : ILL
56. Horseshoe-shaped lodestone. : UMAGNET
58. Dine. : EAT
61. Members of F. F. V. : LEES
62. Held one's ground. : STOOD
64. Actor Guinness. : ALEC
65. Marble. : MIG
68. Lacking lubrication. : UNOILED
70. Member of Truman Cabinet. : ACHESON
72. Poppycock. : BAH
73. Up: Comb. form. : ANO
74. Mrs. Bogart. : LAUREN
75. Blue, green, etc. : HUES
76. Roman emperor. : TRAJAN
78. Game like parchesi. : LUDO
79. Gov. Shivers of Texas. : ALLAN
80. Pianist Moiseivitch. : BENNO
81. Local Tarzan type. : HEMAN
82. Inflexible. : RIGID
83. Large city of France: Fr. : LYON
84. Speaker of the House. : MARTIN
85. Sign. : OMEN
86. Voice of a quadruped. : HEEHAW
87. Old province of Honshu. : IZU
88. Cask. : TUN
89. Squirrel, to a zoologist. : SCIURUS
91. Fiery Italian film actress. : MAGNANI
92. Old Roman coin. : AES
93. Newts. : EFTS
95. Wrap-around garments. : SARIS
96. Signal by bugle. : CALL
97. Person. : MAN
98. 3-D movies, for instance. : EYEFULS
101. Pince ___. : NEZ
102. Ambassador to the U.S.S.R. : BOHLEN
104. Claws. : TALONS
106. Eyes: Scot. : EES
108. Maker of oxbows. : YOKER
110. Tribal symbol. : TOTEM
114. Learns by report. : HEARS
115. Birthplace of Columbus. : GENOA
117. Ferns of P. I. : NITOS
119. Clifton Webb role. : SOUSA
120. Creator of Captain Queeg. : WOUK
121. Learned men. : SAVANTS
123. Pioneer French painter. : MANET
125. Girl's name. : KATE
126. Elevation: Abbr. : ALT
127. England's Princess. : ANNE
128. Guide. : SHOW
130. Four: Comb. form. : TETRA
132. Marble. : TAW
133. Ring. : CIRCLET
135. Champion of 25 Across. : THEFOURTHESTATE
138. Bread shaper. : KNEADER
139. Tasso's hero. : RINALDO
140. Relatives of travesties. : SATIRES
141. Protestant nonconformist. : SECTARY
142. Animal. : APE
143. Flipper. : FIN
144. Athenian judge. : DICAST
1. King deposed in 1931. : ALFONSO
2. Cowpoke's gear. : LARIATS
3. Studio. : ATELIER
4. Sault ___ Marie. : STE
5. Charles Laughton role. : KIDD
6. Potential tree. : ACORN
7. In the wings. : OFFSTAGE
8. French pronoun. : NOS
9. A harp, to Toscanini. : ARPA
10. Poet, dramatist, novelist, scientist. : GOETHE
11. Convoys. : ESCORTS
12. Exclamation of joy. : RAH
13. Levels. : STRATA
14. Cartoon character. : TRACY
15. "Celeste ___." : AIDA
16. Resort. : SPA
17. Creator of Philip Carey. : SOMERSETMAUGHAM
18. Heighten. : ELEVATE
19. Breed of ancient Persian horse. : NISAEAN
21. Eastern prince. : EMEER
23. Become gentle. : MELT
26. Bony. : OSSEOUS
31. Where Col. Remon is President. : PANAMA
34. Non-professional. : LAIC
36. Wee. : SMA
38. Island in T. H. : OAHU
39. Tree trunk. : BOLE
41. A gateway to Mexico, in Texas. : MCALLEN
43. Sightseer's must in Washington, D. C. : SMITHSONIAN
45. Saddle girth. : CINCH
48. Purplish black. : SLOE
50. Sea east of Greece: Var. : EGEAN
52. Witnessed. : SEEN
53. Proven. : QED
55. Best seller of 1933. : LOSTHORIZON
57. British saint. : ALBAN
58. Girl's name meaning fair speech. : EULALIA
59. Study in detail. : ANALYZE
60. José Ferrer role. : TOULOUSELAUTREC
62. Picturesque movies. : SCENICS
63. Hero of "It Can't Happen Here." : DOREMUS
66. Gov. Craig's state. : INDIANA
67. Marquand hero. : GOODWIN
69. U. S.–British diplomatic problem. : IRAN
70. Last word of "I Am the Monarch of the Sea." : AUNTS
71. 13 and 102 Across. : NAMES
75. Pronoun. : HER
77. Author de Hartog. : JAN
78. Legal claim. : LIEN
80. Kaffir. : BANTU
82. Flat moldings. : REGLETS
84. Fur pieces. : MUFFS
86. Meeting place. : HALL
88. Certain years. : TEENS
90. Heavy hydrogen discoverer. : UREY
91. Lunar angel of Persian myth. : MAH
94. Hideout for an extra card. : SLEEVE
96. Heraldic figure. : CORONET
99. City in Pennsylvania. : YORK
100. Great Zambezi bridge. : SENA
102. Atom smasher. : BETATRON
103. Remote spot. : NOOK
104. Slapstick sounds. : THWACKS
105. Mouth harmonica. : AEOLINE
107. Filial state. : SONSHIP
109. Best seller of 1901. : KIM
111. Descendant of earliest reptile. : TUATARA
112. Properties. : ESTATES
113. Life-preserver. : MAEWEST
115. Another Sinclair Lewis hero. : GANTRY
116. Ulysses' friend. : ATHENE
118. Adam's son and others. : SETHS
121. Look of scorn. : SNEER
122. Chesterfield. : SOFA
124. A bearing surface. : TREAD
127. Former diva. : ALDA
129. Famous grandma-impersonator. : WOLF
131. City of Italy. : ASTI
134. Archy's Mehitabel. : CAT
135. Refrain syllable. : TRA
136. North Caucasian language. : UDI
137. Twitch. : TIC

Answer summary: 10 unique to this puzzle, 22 debuted here and reused later, 14 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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