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New York Times, Tuesday, July 10, 1951

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 266 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
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© 1951, The New York TimesNo. 751
Across Down
1. Capital of Afghanistan. : KABUL
6. DiSalle of the O. P. S. : MIKE
10. Gen. Vandenberg of the U. S. Air Force. : HOYT
14. Put in high spirits. : ELATE
15. Arabian chieftain. : EMIR
16. Siouan Indian. : OTOE
17. Become delayed. : LATEN
18. Prominent resident of the Waldorf. : MACARTHUR
20. Allow or hinder. : LET
21. The big bird. : STORK
23. Everlasting: Poetic. : ETERN
24. Command to troops: 2 wds. : ATEASE
26. Reluctant. : AVERSE
27. The best qualified. : ABLEST
29. Man with a stop watch. : TIMER
31. Boston Braves star. : SAIN
32. Fur trader and financier. : ASTOR
33. Sign the playwright loves. : SRO
36. Conspired. : PLOTTED
39. One who tries. : ESSAYER
41. Serious transgression. : SIN
42. Small marsh tree. : ALDER
44. German biographer Ludwig. : EMIL
45. Loud blowing of a horn. : BLAST
46. Of the nostrils. : NARINE
48. What the Bad Lands are. : BARREN
51. Piece of "fruit salad." : RIBBON
53. Bitter substance from aloes. : ALOIN
54. Sandwich and a cup of coffee. : LUNCH
55. He wrote "Pygmalion." : GBS
58. Conn McCreary rode him in the Derby. : COUNTTURF
60. A double quartet. : OCTET
62. Small, pretty and dainty. : CUTE
63. Pennsylvania city. : ERIE
64. Having many underground parts, as plants. : ROOTY
65. Roman date. : IDES
66. Miserly. : NEAR
67. Sounding device used in submarines. : SONAR
1. Detroit ballplayer. : KELL
2. Winglike parts. : ALAE
3. HQ and two or more companies. : BATTALION
4. Indian. : UTE
5. Parts of microscopes. : LENSES
6. Interoffice notes. : MEMOS
7. Turkish rest houses. : IMARETS
8. Flutter ___. : KICK
9. Period of time. : ERA
10. Closer to the sought-for object. : HOTTER
11. Different one. : OTHER
12. Sign-off of a letter. : YOURS
13. Coat with tin. : TERNE
19. Coat lapels. : REVERS
22. Make lace with a shuttle. : TAT
25. Camper's refuge. : TENT
26. Name meaning burden. : AMOS
27. Cobras. : ASPS
28. Island east of Java. : BALI
30. Journey: Latin. : ITER
32. Finds the sum. : ADDS
33. New head of the R. F. C. : SYMINGTON
34. Means of controlling. : REIN
35. Heraldic bearing. : ORLE
37. What scouts hunt for. : TALENT
38. Dash, ardor. : ELAN
40. Plane. : AERO
43. Ancient name of Tuscany. : ETRURIA
45. Salty liquids. : BRINES
46. Contender in the color controversy. : NBC
47. Detests. : ABHORS
48. Berry: Prefix. : BACCI
49. Not whispered. : ALOUD
50. Boston Post Road, for instance. : ROUTE
52. Conclude from the evidence. : INFER
54. Artificial fly. : LURE
56. Letter before gamma. : BETA
57. River in east Poland. : STYR
59. When some banks open. : TEN
61. Pigeon talk. : COO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 10 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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