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New York Times, Tuesday, May 8, 1951

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F Q U Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1951, The New York TimesNo. 688
Across Down
1. Not only, but. : ALSO
5. Subject of MacArthur-Dulles airborne conversation. : JAPAN
10. Good seasoning for stuffing. : SAGE
14. Companion of call. : BECK
15. Precious violin. : AMATI
16. Genus of olive trees. : OLEA
17. Louisiana's Governor Long. : EARL
18. Mecca of summerstock players. : NEWENGLAND
20. Spots along the Rialto. : THEATERS
22. Cleans a blackboard. : ERASES
23. Exclamation of surprise. : WHAT
24. Commotion. : STIR
25. Clerical title. : ABBOT
27. Proceeds at an easy gait. : LOPES
29. Short for Cecilia. : SIS
32. Humpless cousin of the camel. : LLAMA
33. Girl's nickname. : EDIE
34. Breed of dogs. : CHOW
35. Wisconsin site of Junior Ski Jumping Contests. : IOLA
36. Uncompromising. : STERN
37. Lloyd's symbol for first-class. : AONE
38. Oven for baking bricks. : KILN
39. Feminine suffix. : ETTE
40. Clear of the bottom, as an anchor. : ATRIP
41. English letter. : ESS
42. Bestow good upon. : BLESS
43. Flimflam. : CHEAT
44. Wild animal. : BOAR
45. Command to a dog. : HEEL
46. Memorizes. : LEARNS
49. Misers. : HOARDERS
53. Additional telephones. : EXTENSIONS
55. Martha of the movies. : RAYE
56. Winged Victory, now in the Louvre. : NIKE
57. Small body of land. : ISLET
58. Name of three rivers in England. : AVON
59. Radio's Mr. Lomax. : STAN
60. Corundum. : EMERY
61. Lithuanian. : LETT
1. Encourage. : ABET
2. Girl's name meaning weary. : LEAH
3. Crackpots. : SCREWBALLS
4. Native of Ponca City. : OKLAHOMAN
5. Miss Gaynor. : JANET
6. No. or So. ___. : AMER
7. They're the cat's. : PAWS
8. Devoured. : ATE
9. A roundhouse and four jacks: Pinochle. : NINETEEN
10. Kind of eclipse. : SOLAR
11. Sigh for Yorick. : ALAS
12. Hollywood's Miss Tierney. : GENE
13. Mississippi bridge at St. Louis. : EADS
19. ___ Nez, jump-off for English Channel swimmers. : GRIS
21. Bye-bye. : TATA
24. Feature of Brooklyn's skyline. : SPIRES
25. Similar. : ALIKE
26. City on the Loire. : BLOIS
27. Collegiate award. : LETTER
28. He wrote "Waiting for Lefty." : ODETS
29. Sailor's prime objective. : SHORELEAVE
30. Town on Grand River, Michigan. : IONIA
31. Brushed. : SWEPT
34. St. Patrick's or St. John's. : CATHEDRAL
36. Ruler of Ethiopia. : SELASSIE
40. The maples. : ACER
42. West German seat of government. : BONN
44. Ohio's Congressman from Dayton. : BREEN
45. Kind of pudding. : HASTY
46. Monocle. : LENS
47. Theatre sign. : EXIT
48. One of the Andreanof islands, in the Aleutians. : ATKA
49. Burrow. : HOLE
50. A stander-outer. : ONER
51. In India, a peasant. : RYOT
52. Transmitted. : SENT
54. Doctrine. : ISM

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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