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HIDDEN MEANINGS

New York Times, Sunday, June 24, 1951

Author: Nancy W. Atkinson
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 174, Blocks: 75, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 665 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 160, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 48
Nancy W. Atkinson has 16 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1951, The New York TimesNo. 735
Across Down
1. He wrote "The Egyptian." : WALTARI
8. Knight of the price war. : DISALLE
15. Foreign Minister of France. : SCHUMAN
22. Thinks. : IDEATES
23. Native of Abadan. : IRANIAN
24. Simple sacred tune. : CHORALE
25. Open-air galleries. : LOGGIAS
26. Our Ambassador to London. : GIFFORD
27. Curly lock. : RINGLET
28. Pilfer: Slang. : SNIG
29. Capek's play. : RUR
31. Mended place. : DARN
32. Uncover: Arch. : OPE
34. Fore-and-aft rigged vessel. : KETCH
35. Green places. : OASES
37. Sandy place. : SAHARA
39. Dehydrated. : DRIED
41. Nerve network. : RETE
42. Nickel: Abbr. : NI
43. ___ de veau. : RIS
45. Cuplike depression in coral. : CALICLE
47. Literary collections. : ANAS
49. European beetle. : DOR
50. Salicylic acid. : ASPIRIN
52. Astounds. : STUNS
54. Of a dark or black color. : EBON
56. Life: Comb. form. : VIT
58. Creeps along furtively. : SNEAKS
60. ___ Nations. : UNITED
62. Free. : LOOSE
66. Wild ox. : ANOA
68. Oriental metal cymbals. : TAL
69. Liveried servants. : FOOTMEN
71. Soft and wet. : MARSHY
72. Large cannon. : LONGTOM
74. Counterfeit. : BOGUS
75. Edith Wharton's hero. : ETHAN
77. Letter. : CEE
78. Ideal. : EDENIC
79. Flows with curling motions. : PURLS
80. Man's name. : BRIAN
81. Tug with force. : PULL
82. Greek provinces. : NOMES
83. Explain away. : GLOZE
84. Sack for use with a packsaddle. : KYACK
85. Marble slab. : DALLE
86. Exceedingly: Fr. : TRES
87. Daughter of Njord. : FREYA
88. Become absorbed. : MERGE
89. Senator from Ohio. : RATAFT
90. Electrified particle. : ION
91. Well done! : BRAVA
92. Velvet. : PANNE
93. Canadian policeman. : MOUNTIE
94. City in New Jersey. : NUTLEY
96. Liberté, ___, fraternité. : EGALITE
98. Scrap of cloth. : RAG
99. Tributary of the Aisne. : AIRE
100. Letters. : ESSES
101. Slavic princes. : KNEZES
102. Meadowsweet. : SPIREA
105. Poetic over. : OER
106. Fly. : SOAR
108. Sable: Russian. : SOBOL
110. Spread rapidly. : OVERRAN
112. Irving hero. : RIP
115. Crux of the price control problem. : MEAT
117. Stalk of a plant. : TENACLE
119. Diego and Francisco. : SAN
120. Left-hand page: Abbr. : VO
122. Mild oath. : EGAD
124. ___ Department. : STATE
126. Rejoices. : EXULTS
128. John L. Lewis man. : MINER
130. Draw off liquid. : UNTAP
132. Man's name. : IRA
133. Active volcano. : LINA
134. Capuchin monkey. : SAI
136. Star in Cetus. : MIRA
137. Whirlwind. : TORNADO
139. Domestic pigeons. : POUTERS
142. Democrat from Connecticut. : MCMAHON
144. Wearing away of soil. : EROSION
145. That which is taken in. : INGESTA
146. Pulsation. : BEATING
147. Becomes more mild. : RELENTS
148. Try again. : REESSAY
149. Interstices. : AREOLAS
1. Mobilizer chief. : WILSON
2. Elohim. : ADONAI
3. Assembly: Abbr. : LEGIS
4. Thin sheets of iron. : TAGGERS
5. Negrito. : ATI
6. Bring up. : REAR
7. Ancient town in Asia Minor. : ISSUS
8. Verbal thrust. : DIG
9. Of the rainbow. : IRIDAL
10. Hunting expeditions. : SAFARIS
11. Circuitous; sinuous. : ANFRACTUOUS
12. British emblem. : LION
13. Tutelary god. : LAR
14. Where Saul visited the witch. : ENDOR
15. Photographed. : SCREENED
16. Greek letter. : CHI
17. Cry of the wild goose. : HONK
18. Earnest insister. : URGER
19. Fountain drink. : MALTED
20. One of the furies. : ALECTO
21. Infernal. : NETHER
30. Of a family of men. : RACIAL
33. Mrs. Vogeler's sister. : PIA
36. Drinks little by little. : SIPS
38. Definite length of yarn. : HANK
39. Overall material. : DENIM
40. Flatfish. : DAB
44. Aromatic bark used as spice. : SINTOC
46. They appeared together in "Amphitryon." : LUNTS
48. The gannet. : SOLAN
50. Reparations for wrong. : ATONEMENTS
51. Twenty quires. : REAM
53. Part of a ship. : STEERAGE
55. Where Bergen is: Abbr. : NOR
56. He was succeeded by Eric Johnston. : VALENTINE
57. Scentless. : INODOROUS
59. Italian anti-Fascist leader. : SFORZA
61. Attract. : ENTICE
63. Kiss. : OSCULATION
64. Artillery action. : SHELLFIRE
65. Bodkin. : EYELETEER
67. Miss DeMille. : AGNES
70. Look at impertinently. : OGLE
71. Isle of ___. : MAN
73. Common contraction. : TIS
74. Channel-marking systems. : BUOYAGES
76. Legal claim, in India. : HAK
79. Ex-Premier of France. : PLEVEN
80. Governor of S. Carolina. : BYRNES
81. City on the Ganges. : PATNA
83. Love: Anglo-Ir. : GRA
84. Where Maidstone is. : KENT
85. Member of the family: Abbr. : DAU
87. He wrote "The Lady's Not For Burning." : FRY
88. Duplex apartments. : MAISONEITES
89. Cowboy philosopher. : ROGERS
91. Broom made of twigs. : BESOM
92. Freshman at West Point. : PLEBE
93. ___ Island, U. S. Navy yard. : MARE
95. Article: Fr. : LES
97. Nitrogen. : AZOTE
98. Fastens firmly. : RIVETS
101. Army emergency food. : KRATIONS
103. Gallup's forte. : POLL
104. Ancient Syria. : ARAM
107. Roman bronze. : AES
109. Negligence. : LAXNESS
111. Spirited: Mus. : ANIMATO
112. Mayor of Berlin. : REUTER
113. Snub. : IGNORE
114. Go the rounds. : PATROL
116. Pitch. : TAR
118. Rawhide whip of the Southwest. : CUARTA
120. City on the Adige. : VERONA
121. Long-armed apes. : ORANGS
123. ___ Russe. : DANSE
125. Animal with a flexible snout. : TAPIR
127. Brazilian dance. : SAMBA
129. A thing of no value. : NIHIL
131. Distress. : PAIN
133. Well done!: Rare. : LUGE
135. Cooler. : ICER
138. Dowry. : DOT
140. Certain thing. : ONE
141. Remark. : SAY
143. Girl's name. : MAE

Answer summary: 12 unique to this puzzle, 36 debuted here and reused later, 14 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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