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OF PEOPLE AND PLACES

New York Times, Sunday, April 3, 1949

Author: D. G. Caywood
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 144, Blocks: 69, Avg Word Len: 5.17, Missing: { F Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 519 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 128, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 28
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© 1949, The New York TimesNo. 373
Across Down
1. Mitigate. : ASSUAGE
8. Indian province where women vote. : ASSAM
13. Resin. : GALIPOT
20. Limerick's river. : SHANNON
21. Incorporate. : UNITE
22. President of Guatemala. : AREVALO
23. Israel's army. : HAGANAH
24. Kingly. : REGAL
25. Woolly. : LANATED
26. Man's nickname. : IKE
27. Native of Leghorn. : ITALIAN
29. Abates. : LULLS
31. Clear. : RID
32. Congested. : DENSE
34. Secluded retreat. : NOOK
35. Sensitive. : SORE
36. Rabbit fur. : CONY
37. Region. : AREA
38. Wolframite. : CAL
39. Aleutian island. : TANAGA
41. One: Scotch. : ANE
42. City in Brazil. : BELEM
45. ___ paper. : TAR
46. Part of a bird's head. : LORAL
48. Rejected. : SPURNED
51. Textile city of France. : ARRAS
53. Foreign Minister of France. : SCHUMAN
57. What Plautus wrote. : COMEDY
58. Senator from N. H. : BRIDGES
60. Elm seed. : SAMARA
61. Mountain. : ALP
62. Valuable fur. : OTTER
64. Tall stories. : YARNS
66. Author of "Thirteen O'Clock." : BENET
67. Ground measure of 6 ells: Scot. : RAIP
69. Palliates. : EASES
71. Excursions. : TRIPS
73. Faint color. : TINT
74. Rival of Captain Absolute. : ACRES
76. Wash by draining. : LEACH
78. Secret shrines in ancient temples. : ADYTA
80. Taro root. : POI
81. Fractures. : BREAKS
83. Adriatic gulf. : TRIESTE
85. Extract forcibly. : EVULSE
87. Meeting. : SESSION
89. Perception. : SENSE
90. Colonist. : PIONEER
91. Where Uspallata Pass is. : ANDES
93. Compass point. : NNE
94. Italian left-wing Socialist. : NENNI
95. Early Chinese dynasty. : HAN
97. Lake in New York State. : SENECA
99. Man's name. : JAN
100. Fifth book of New Testament. : ACTS
104. Kick. : PUNT
105. Remove. : DELE
106. Chicago phenomenon. : WIND
107. Stock. : STORE
108. Uncle: Scot. : EME
109. Lubricated. : OILED
111. Cape on west coast of Cyprus. : ARNAUTI
113. Month: Abbr. : NOV
114. Palliate. : RELIEVE
116. Ruhr capital. : ESSEN
118. Concealed nature. : LATENCE
120. Locks of hair. : TRESSES
121. Heroine of "Arms and the Man." : RAINA
122. Astronomical. : URANIAN
123. Airplane attendant. : HOSTESS
124. Blustering behavior. : SWASH
125. Consolidations. : MERGERS
1. Former Premier of Japan. : ASHIDA
2. Follower of Mother Ann Lee. : SHAKER
3. Seven feet in Russia. : SAGENE
4. Girl's name. : UNA
5. Miss Oakley. : ANNIE
6. Capricornus. : GOAT
7. Augmented. : ENHANCED
8. President of France. : AURIOL
9. Lurk. : SNEAK
10. Portent. : SIGN
11. Malay savage. : ATA
12. Secretary of Treasury, 1921. : MELLON
13. President of Venezuela. : GALLEGOS
14. Sea in Russia. : ARAL
15. Magnifying glass. : LENS
16. Marsh elder. : IVA
17. Guardian. : PATRON
18. Liquid fat. : OLEINE
19. Mixture of spirits and water. : TODDY
28. Rich earth. : LOAM
30. River flowing into Caspian. : URAL
33. Sword with curved blade. : SABRE
35. Italian Socialist leader. : SARAGAT
36. Peace pipe. : CALUMET
39. Behind time. : TARDY
40. Curved lines. : ARCS
43. Within: Comb. form. : ENDO
44. Where Tacloban is. : LEYTE
45. Three: Prefix. : TRI
47. One-legged captain of fiction. : AHAB
48. Ancient charms. : SCARABS
49. Square-sailed Mediterranean vessel. : POLACRE
50. Arbiters. : UMPIRES
51. Unpaid sums. : ARREARS
52. Notched. : SERRATE
54. Ecclesiastic arm band. : MANIPLE
55. Very sandy. : ARENOSE
56. Neater. : NATTIER
58. Besiege. : BESET
59. Fraudulent: Slang. : SNIDE
63. Hindu cymbals. : TAL
65. Eavesdrop. : SPY
68. Follower of Wat Tyler, 1381. : PEASANT
70. Knowledge. : SCIENCE
72. Charlotte von ___, Goethe's friend. : STEIN
75. Hide. : SKIN
77. Tropical shrub. : HENNA
79. Swan River. : AVON
82. Covers with growing grass. : SODS
84. Compass point. : SSE
86. Oriental Christian. : UNIAT
88. Unnecessary. : NEEDLESS
90. Clock part. : PENDULUM
92. Dirk. : SNEE
94. Stage beauty in Zola novel. : NANA
95. Shoulder: Prefix. : HUMERO
96. Anoints. : ANELES
98. Seniors. : ELDERS
99. Pakistan statesman, died, 1948. : JINNAH
101. Mr. Mack. : CONNIE
102. Surgeon's stylet. : TROCAR
103. Numbers. : SEVENS
104. City on the Tay. : PERTH
106. Birds. : WRENS
107. Hindu guitar. : SITAR
109. Looped platinum wire. : OESE
110. U. S. Senator from N. Y. : IVES
111. Continent. : ASIA
112. Weed. : TARE
115. One who does: Prefix. : IST
117. Cut kerfs. : SAW
119. Wood of an East Indian tree. : ENG

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 24 debuted here and reused later, 15 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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