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New York Times, Monday, June 23, 1952

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { F J Q V X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
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© 1952, The New York TimesNo. 1,100
Across
1. Comic man. : CAPP
5. Part of a rubber. : GAME
9. Dweller in one of the Iron Curtain countries. : LETT
13. Sector. : AREA
14. What to call her. : MADAM
15. Nautical term. : ALEE
16. Places to go in the summer. : INNS
17. The gate. : ADMISSIONS
19. That no-place-like-home feeling. : NOSTALGIA
21. Slang. : ARGOT
22. Soup dish. : TUREEN
23. Additional clauses tacked onto legislative bills. : RIDERS
24. Truman's press secretary. : SHORT
26. Giants of olden days. : TITANS
28. The best. : NICEST
30. Spades or clubs. : SUIT
31. Aberdeen's river. : DEE
34. Bothers. : IRKS
35. He wrote "O God, our help in ages past." : WATTS
37. Temperate. : MILD
38. Something like a foot. : PES
39. Hold up. : REAR
40. Girl's name. : ELISSA
42. Mr. Almanac. : KIERAN
44. The true Mohammedan faith. : ISLAM
45. Subjoin. : APPEND
48. Source of vitamin C. : TOMATO
50. Meals à la calorie. : DIETS
51. Gratiano quotes, "I am ___." : SIRORACLE
54. A peak on the Swiss-Italian border. : MATTERHORN
56. Tribal chief in Africa. : KAID
57. Deep blue. : ANIL
58. Ancient region colonized by Greece. : IONIA
59. To be: French. : ETRE
60. Perceive. : NOTE
61. Character in "Porgy." : BESS
62. Close-fisted. : NEAR
Down
1. Republican Senator from Tacoma. : CAIN
2. River flowing through Florence. : ARNO
3. Sluices or floodgates. : PENSTOCKS
4. Farm lands. : PASTURES
5. Contraption. : GADGET
6. Groups of men entrusted with executive powers. : ADMINISTRATIONS
7. Hermes' mother. : MAIA
8. City in West Germany. : EMS
9. Landowners of the Highlands. : LAIRDS
10. Panegyria. : ELOGE
11. Lanza or Peerce. : TENOR
12. Aptitude ___. : TESTS
14. Elliott Nugent's "The ___ Animal." : MALE
18. Joan or Jerome. : SAINT
20. Wiles. : ARTS
23. Stir up. : RAISE
24. Small piece of anything. : SNIP
25. Charter. : HIRE
27. King discovered by Lord Carnarvon, 1923. : TUT
29. Product of Scotland. : TWEED
31. Put out of place. : DISLOCATE
32. Opera heroine. : ELSA
33. Dutch cheese. : EDAM
36. Bern's river. : AAR
37. Understood wrongly. : MISTAKEN
39. Wash out. : RINSE
41. Follower of Ananias. : LIAR
42. Necessity for a tea party. : KETTLE
43. Former Senator from Nebraska. : NORRIS
45. He's interested in media. : ADMAN
46. Square or upright. : PIANO
47. A form of larceny. : PETIT
49. Girl's name. : MONA
51. Gillie. : SHOE
52. Money in Florence. : LIRA
53. River in West Germany. : EDER
55. Ridge. : RIB

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later.

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