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TIPS FROM THE TELETYPE

New York Times, Sunday, April 28, 1946

Author: Alberta N. Burton
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 164, Blocks: 77, Avg Word Len: 5.51, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 652 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 176, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 72 Grid has super symmetry.
Alberta N. Burton has 18 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
PS notes: In 120-Down clue, deleted comma after "Terry."
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© 1946, The New York TimesNo. 220
Across Down
1. Hitler's much-wanted deputy. : BORMANN
8. Cossack headman. : ATTAMAN
15. Whitefriars. : ALSATIA
22. Micronesia, Melanesia and Polynesia. : OCEANIA
23. Fixed allowance of food. : DIETARY
24. Exiled king. : LEOPOLD
25. Retraversed. : RESWEPT
26. Devour greedily. : ENGORGE
27. Intensive developments by Russia here. : SIBERIA
28. Dibble. : DAP
29. Relating to the Siamese. : TAIC
31. Mud volcano. : SALSE
32. Loiters. : LAGS
33. Beret. : TAM
34. Consort of anu. : ANAT
36. Mme. Perkins' successor. : SCHWELLENBACH
39. City on the Adda. : LODI
40. Tire repair. : RECAP
42. Egyptian cosmetic. : KOHL
43. Prong. : TINE
44. Garson ___, author of "Born Yesterday." : KANIN
45. Directs. : STEERS
47. Wallowing. : WELTERING
51. Fabulous herb. : PANACE
52. Dear: German. : LIEB
54. Process in block calico printing. : TEERING
55. Faint. : PALE
56. Japanese song. : UTA
59. Borneo oilfield liberated by Australians. : MIRI
61. Play. : DRAMA
62. Opening. : SLIT
63. Bad: Comb. form. : CAC
66. Paris cathedral. : NOTREDAME
69. Guido's top note. : ELA
70. Impasse. : STALEMATE
72. Preface. : PROEM
73. President of U. N. Assembly. : SPAAK
75. Strategic Okinawa seaport. : SHURI
77. Dorsal. : NOTAL
78. ___ Lenape, Delaware Indians. : LENNI
79. Hindu garment. : SARI
80. Compound derived from ammonia: Var. : IMIN
81. Boston ballplayer. : BRAVE
82. Relating to Mars. : AREAN
83. Deer. : HINDS
85. Fermented sweet drinks. : MEADS
86. Hindu queens. : RANIS
87. Napoleon's countrymen. : CORSICANS
89. Mohammed's son-in-law. : ALI
91. Molotov. : COMMUNIST
93. Sigmoid curve. : ESS
94. Fishtrap in a river. : SETT
95. Last king of Troy. : PRIAM
97. Saga of Sadie Thompson. : RAIN
98. Candlenut tree. : AMA
99. Sweetsop. : ATES
100. Fine hats made in Ecuador. : PANAMAS
102. Zola novel. : NANA
104. Perfumes. : CENSES
107. California's "golden" horses. : PALOMINOS
109. Byron ___, ranking U. S. athlete. : NELSON
113. Bellowing. : AROAR
114. Former occupant of White House. : FALA
115. ___ Spee, scuttled off Buenos Aires. : GRAF
117. Lasso. : REATA
118. Slav. : SERB
119. Sky-giant record breaker. : CONSTELLATION
124. Famous Chinese detective. : CHAN
125. I love: Latin. : AMO
126. San ___, capital of Costa Rica. : JOSE
127. Portland's husband. : ALLEN
128. Prohibitionists. : DRYS
130. History-making ship. : ARK
131. French Foreign Minister. : BIDAULT
133. Religious devotees. : OBLATES
135. Thermal unit. : CALORIE
137. Reduce to fine spray. : ATOMIZE
138. Believer that all space is plenum. : PLENIST
139. Causing hunger: Obs. : ESURINE
140. Group of research students. : SEMINAR
141. Mortising machine. : TENONER
142. Arab. : SARACEN
1. Feudal tenants. : BORDARS
2. Small ocean: Rare. : OCEANET
3. Rearrange. : RESPACE
4. Stomach. : MAW
5. Dill. : ANET
6. East Indian palms. : NIPAS
7. Mass. Indian tribe converted by John Eliot, 1651. : NATICK
8. American humorist. : ADE
9. Gaudy. : TINSELLED
10. Dutch residency and its capital, NW Java. : TEGAL
11. Bikini ___. : ATOLL
12. "___ Henry" Watterson, journalist (1840–1921). : MARSE
13. South American problem. : ARGENTINA
14. American humorist. : NYE
15. Rhine province. : ALSACE
16. Mrs. Browning's heroine. : LEIGH
17. Weeps. : SOBS
18. Chimpanzee. : APE
19. City near Marengo. : TORTONA
20. Of the Iliad. : ILIADIC
21. Zinc arsenate. : ADAMINE
30. Navy food. : CHOW
32. Cosmo Gordon ___, late Archbishop of Canterbury. : LANG
35. Chinese money of account. : TAEL
37. Sharpen. : WHET
38. Bob Hope's partner. : BING
39. Route across the Atlantic. : LANE
41. Mr. Attlee. : PRIMEMINISTER
44. Former chief of Gestapo. : KALTENBRUNNER
46. Descendant of Fatima and Ali. : SEID
48. Sandpiper. : TEREK
49. Of an age. : ERAL
50. Breadfruit. : RIMAS
51. Bucket. : PAIL
53. High-ranking officers: Slang. : BRASSHATS
55. Western cattleman. : PLAINSMAN
56. Dislocate. : UNPLACE
57. Bullfighters on foot: Sp. : TOREROS
58. Expiators. : ATONERS
60. Depict; color. : IMPAINT
62. Shrill noise. : STRIDOR
63. City at Etna's foot. : CATANIA
64. Reversion to primitive type. : ATAVISM
65. Pianolike instrument. : CELESTA
67. Rockfish. : RENAS
68. Deserves. : EARNS
70. Squaw bush. : SUMAC
71. Painter of the Yellowstone (1837–1926). : MORAN
74. Help. : AID
76. Hurry. : HIE
84. City near Salerno. : SARNO
85. Host to distinguished Briton. : MIAMI
88. Letters. : CEES
90. ___ O'Flaherty, Irish novelist. : LIAM
92. Hindu title. : MIAN
95. Savory. : PALATABLE
96. Grayish white metal used to harden steel. : MANGANESE
99. District and bay in S. Eritrea: Var. : ASAB
100. Cronies. : PALS
101. Kind. : SORT
103. Mr. Templeton. : ALEC
104. Winter melons. : CASABAS
105. Hermit. : EREMITE
106. Youthful king of Cambodia. : NORODOM
107. Window glass. : PANE
108. Great port on Suez Canal. : SAID
110. Of a great desert. : SAHARIC
111. Of the family of pinnipeds. : OTARINE
112. Chinese blue on white porcelain. : NANKEEN
114. Cultivate. : FOSTER
116. Compels. : FORCES
119. Variety of cabbage. : COLZA
120. ___ Terry (1848–1928). : ELLEN
121. South American plain. : LLANO
122. Cut-in: Print. : LETIN
123. The Zambesi River is its outlet. : NYASA
126. Chief of French General Staff. : JUIN
129. Stigma. : SLUR
132. Friend: Law. : AMI
133. Choose. : OPT
134. Steamer: Abbr. : STR
136. Danish money of account. : ORA

Answer summary: 16 unique to this puzzle, 56 debuted here and reused later, 12 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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