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COLLATION

New York Times, Sunday, May 7, 1961

Author: Sandy Graf
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 142, Blocks: 72, Avg Word Len: 5.20, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 562 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 119, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 16
Sandy Graf has 2 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
PS notes: In the original, the number and clue for 14-Down was listed below the number and clue for 15-Down; switched them to correct this.
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© 1961, The New York TimesNo. 4,314
Across Down
1. Egypt's ruler, 1174–93. : SALADIN
8. Puzzle. : REBUS
13. Ionian island. : CORFU
18. Popular pasta. : MACARONI
19. Expunge. : ERASE
20. Drugs. : OPIUMS
22. Provoking. : INCITING
23. Fish dish. : FINNANHADDIE
25. Dazes. : STUNS
26. Lessen. : SHRINK
28. Young animal. : FOAL
29. Gave: Scot. : GAE
30. ___ Vegas. : LAS
31. Child. : TOT
32. Johnnycake ingredient. : CORN
33. Part of a turkey. : NECK
34. Diner. : EATER
37. Papal name. : PIUS
38. Because of. : FROM
39. Suns. : BASKS
40. Positive electrode. : ANODE
41. Regina's spouse. : REX
42. Goad. : PROD
43. Carte. : MENU
44. One-time diner in Syracuse. : DAMOCLES
46. Feline sound. : MEOW
47. Dessert in popular song. : BANANAS
50. Army food. : MESS
51. Hunger symptom. : PANG
52. Mountain gaps. : COLS
53. Ike. : DDE
54. Give a hand. : ASSIST
57. How to make political bread and butter. : BARNSTORM
59. Heal: Poet. : SAIN
60. Brewing agents. : MALTS
61. Paprika shade. : VERMILION
62. Relatives of Mother Goose. : POETS
63. ___ cheese. : BLUE
64. Disclosers. : REVEALERS
65. Party dessert. : MOUSSE
66. Shade tree. : ELM
67. Exceedingly. : VERY
68. Drumsticks. : LEGS
69. Stray. : WAIF
70. Places. : REGIONS
72. Food fish. : BASS
73. Pickled dish. : PIGSFEET
77. As far as: Poet. : UNTO
78. Bounders. : CADS
79. Punkah. : FAN
80. Escape. : ELUDE
81. Dance. : POLKA
83. Take the ___. : CAKE
84. Learning. : LORE
85. Canary's relative. : SERIN
86. Badly. : ILLY
87. Decline. : WANE
88. Purpose. : AIM
89. Lawyer: Abbr. : ATT
90. Year in Claudius' reign. : LII
91. Resort in Hawaii. : KONA
92. Concurred. : AGREED
95. Jazz pianist. : BASIE
97. Fruit dish. : AVOCADOSALAD
100. Port in Wisconsin. : SUPERIOR
102. The end. : FINALE
103. Menu item : TRIPE
104. Evangeline's people. : ACADIANS
105. Quivering. : ASPEN
106. Flower. : ASTER
107. Inhabitants of Argolis Valley. : NEMEANS
1. California city. : SANTAANA
2. Make familiar. : ACCUSTOM
3. Reclined. : LAIN
4. Cooking and others. : ARTS
5. "And so ___." : DOI
6. Eating places. : INNS
7. Certain garments. : NIGHTIES
8. Makes ready for use again. : REFITS
9. Ossian's land. : ERIN
10. Row of oars. : BANK
11. Defense group. : USN
12. Shore dinner. : SEAFOOD
13. George M. : COHAN
14. Gem. : OPAL
15. Get ___ of. : RID
16. Sweets. : FUDGESUNDAES
17. Relative of a kayak. : UMIACK
18. Cause to err. : MISLEAD
21. Attempts. : SEEKS
24. Standard. : NORM
27. Mixture for soup, sauces, etc. : ROUX
32. Boast. : CROW
33. Zola novel. : NANA
35. Idumean. : EDOMITE
36. Intermission. : RECESS
37. Near: Fr. : PRES
38. Dinner-time delicacy. : FROGSLEGS
39. Parlors: Scot. : BENS
42. Simple Simon's status. : PENNILESS
43. Limestone. : MALM
45. Navy craft. : LST
46. Bread spread. : MARMALADE
47. By nature. : BORN
48. Entrances. : ADITS
49. Smell or taste. : SENSE
51. Cut. : PARE
52. Bird sounds. : COOS
54. A color. : AMBER
55. ___ à manger. : SALLE
56. Stews: Slang. : SLUMGULLIONS
57. Flock. : BEVY
58. Shooting-matches: Fr. : TIRS
59. The downfall of many a cook. : SOUFFLE
61. Towards: Fr. : VERS
62. Balances. : POISES
64. City near Pyramid Lake. : RENO
65. Chatterbox: Colloq. : MAG
67. Roman religious festivals. : VOTA
69. Sommelier's concern. : WINE
71. Black. : INKY
72. Cook. : BAKE
73. Kind of cheese. : PARMESAN
74. Of a large global area. : EURASIAN
75. Printings. : EDITIONS
76. Stretching frames. : TENTERS
78. Game. : CANASTA
79. Pate de ___ gras. : FOIE
81. Oriental dish. : PILAF
82. Sebastian's bride. : OLIVIA
83. Sing: Lat. : CANO
84. Supply of food. : LARDER
87. Heathen god. : WODEN
91. Colewort. : KALE
92. Came down. : ALIT
93. Yawn. : GAPE
94. Chief: Ital. : DUCE
95. English historian. : BEDE
96. Diva's forte. : ARIA
98. Mushroom part. : CAP
99. ___ poetica. : ARS
101. Mrs. North. : PAM

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 9 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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