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New York Times, Tuesday, June 5, 1951

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12 Grid is asymmetric.
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© 1951, The New York TimesNo. 716
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1. Important U. N. problem. : CHINA
6. At a distance. : AFAR
10. Opposite of nadir. : ACME
14. Certain army officers. : AIDES
15. Heroine of Conrad's "Victory." : LENA
16. Travel route for theatrical troupes. : ROAD
17. Low limit of the strike zone. : KNEES
18. Fortitude. : ENDURANCE
20. Minced oath. : EGAD
21. Segments of circles. : ARCS
22. Creator of Rebecca West. : IBSEN
23. Exquisite. : DELICATE
25. Point of land. : SPIT
26. Makes a bloomer. : ERRS
27. She danced in red shoes. : SHEARER
30. Innate. : INBRED
33. The villain's cry of triumph. : AHA
34. Artist's model. : NUDE
35. Truth, in Chinese philosophy. : TAO
36. Clear. : EVIDENT
39. Ingredient of a "prairie oyster." : EGG
40. Cousins of the ostrich. : EMUS
42. Mme. Pauker. : ANA
43. Pitches. : TOSSES
45. Trusted advisers. : MENTORS
47. Brusque. : CURT
48. ___ force. : TASK
49. Scorns. : CONTEMNS
53. Profits. : GAINS
55. V. I. P., given a parade in New York. : BENGURION
56. Puffing up. : INFLATING
58. Valley on the surface of the moon. : RILLE
59. Pout. : MOUE
60. Poker term. : ANTE
61. Delight. : ELATE
62. Exclusively. : ONLY
63. Mr. Stravinsky. : IGOR
64. Dells. : DENES
1. Hardened. : CAKED
2. Turn on. : HINGE
3. Embodying perfection. : IDEAL
4. In greater want. : NEEDIER
5. Speaker to Balaam. : ASS
6. Warnings. : ALERTS
7. Parry arguments, as on the witness stand. : FENCE
8. Ifs, ___ or buts. : ANDS
9. Prominent U. N. delegate. : RAU
10. Native of Jidda. : ARABIAN
11. Interprets. : CONSTRUES
12. Flavoring agent. : MACE
13. Where the tree of knowledge grew. : EDEN
19. Ready for gathering. : RIPE
21. African mammal, fond of ants. : AARDVARK
24. Indian tribe. : CREE
25. Popular summer fabric. : SHANTUNG
27. Pronoun. : SHE
28. Sharpen. : EDGE
29. Units of ground forces: Abbr. : REGS
30. Brief notice. : ITEM
31. Christen. : NAME
32. Generous in giving. : BOUNTIFUL
33. Political group headed by Francis Biddle. : ADA
37. Favored ones. : INS
38. Suffering anguish. : TORTURED
41. He said, "Dr. Livingston, I presume." : STANLEY
44. Free from germs. : STERILE
46. Mountain in Greece. : OSSA
47. Eel. : CONGER
49. Poetry made up of lines borrowed from others. : CENTO
50. City in Lombardy. : MILAN
51. Traveler whose life inspired "Anthony Adverse." : NOLTE
52. Daggers. : SNEES
53. Chiang's nickname. : GIMO
54. Later. : ANON
55. His real name is Harry. : BING
57. Siamese. : TAI

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 10 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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