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New York Times, Wednesday, June 6, 1951

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 90, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
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© 1951, The New York TimesNo. 717
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1. Maurice Evans role. : RICHARD
8. Star of "No Way Out." : WIDMARK
15. Member of the U. S. A. A. F. : AVIATOR
16. King Farouk, for instance. : AFRICAN
17. Current best seller. : KONTIKI
18. Segregate. : ISOLATE
19. Before. : ERE
20. ___ and image. : SPIT
22. Relatives of the agouti. : PACAS
23. Uprisings. : RIOTS
26. Artistic creation. : POEM
28. His ___, meaning a personage, humorously. : NIBS
29. Word in the Psalms. : SELAH
30. Where the Ganges flows. : INDIA
32. Half of a half-and-half. : ALE
33. Serious addresses. : SERMONS
35. Hollywood boulevard. : SUNSET
37. General's nickname. : DOUG
38. Flying machine. : AERO
39. Phenomenon of the Yellowstone. : CANYON
42. Describing a certain unfortunate feline. : CURIOUS
45. Arab's sleeveless garment. : ABA
46. Rizzutto's way of running. : SCOOT
48. Ready for use: 2 wds. : ONTAP
50. Coal mines. : PITS
52. Man's name. : ELMO
53. Girl's name. : LEILA
54. 10-point typewriter type. : ELITE
56. Part of the Capitol Building. : DOME
58. Portion of land. : LOT
59. Gear shift. : REVERSE
61. Valuable radio commodity. : AIRTIME
64. Combatants. : ENEMIES
65. Governor Driscoll's capital. : TRENTON
66. Dieter's nemesis. : DESSERT
67. Mariner's instrument. : SEXTANT
1. Lawn cleaners. : RAKERS
2. The musical 88. : IVORIES
3. Camphorlike liquid. : CINEOLE
4. Panama. : HAT
5. Native of Panay. : ATI
6. South Korean troops. : ROKS
7. Wet. : DRIPPING
8. Rested in expectation. : WAITED
9. Suppositions. : IFS
10. A football kick. : DROP
11. Cathedral city of Italy. : MILAN
12. Locust trees. : ACACIAS
13. Proportional. : RATABLE
14. Israeli parliament. : KNESSET
21. Electric particles. : IONS
24. Dilatory. : TARDY
25. Al Capp creations. : SHMOOS
27. Jack Benny's pretended role. : MISER
31. Foreign President. : AURIOL
34. Small portion. : OUNCE
36. Who wants war? : NOONE
38. Eating places. : AUTOMATS
39. Frolicked. : CAPERED
40. Eisenhower's home town. : ABILENE
41. Inhabitants. : NATIVES
42. Popular singer. : COMO
43. Usefulness: Italian. : UTILITA
44. American financier and Revolutionary patriot. : SALOMON
47. Most venerable. : OLDEST
49. Kind of leather. : PATENT
51. Checks. : STEMS
55. Pennsylvania city. : ERIE
57. Where Drogheda is. : EIRE
60. Indian weight. : SER
62. Lilli Palmer's husband. : REX
63. Powerful explosive. : TNT

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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