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GLOBAL GLEANINGS

New York Times, Sunday, July 28, 1946

Author: A. H. Cook
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 168, Blocks: 85, Avg Word Len: 5.29, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 640 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 166, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 50
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© 1946, The New York TimesNo. 233
Across Down
1. Describing Operation Crossroads. : ATOMIC
7. Not suitable. : UNAPT
12. Document. : PAPER
17. Valley of the Dead Sea. : GHOR
21. Time: Comb. form. : CHRONO
22. Where Catabalogan is. : SAMAR
23. ___ Zola. : EMILE
24. Choice. : RARE
25. Language of Old Testament. : HEBREW
26. Youngest Republic. : PHILIPPINES
28. 9,968 sq. mi. of water. : ERIE
29. Asmara is its capital. : ERITREA
31. Dutch News Agency. : ANETA
32. Steered. : NAVIGATED
34. Brooded. : SAT
35. Former Jap stronghold in the Carolines. : TRUK
37. Scents. : ODORS
39. Staidly. : SEDATELY
40. February birthstone. : OPAL
42. Hush. : STILL
44. Reputation. : NAME
46. Man's name. : NEIL
47. Synthetic polyamide characterized by toughness and elasticity. : NYLON
49. Norse name. : OLE
50. Convoy. : ESCORT
52. Stops. : STALLS
56. Dr. Alexander Fleming's title. : SIR
58. Festivity. : GALA
60. Biblical mountain. : HOREB
62. Form of trapshooting. : SKEET
63. La ___, capital of Bolivia. : PAZ
66. Hereditary dignity. : BARONET
68. Bestseller of 1551. : UTOPIA
70. Town of central Sicily. : ENNA
71. Viking King. : OLAF
73. Cylindrical. : TERETE
74. Menaces. : THREATS
76. Author of "Life With Father." : DAY
77. Vampire. : LAMIA
79. Dictator still in power. : PERON
80. Necessary. : ESSENTIAL
82. Watchword of French Revolution. : LIBERTE
84. Book of Old Testament. : NUMBERS
87. Chinese, Japanese, etc. : ORIENTALS
92. Port 100 mi N of Hakodate. : OTARU
96. Destroyed. : SLAIN
97. Exclamation. : AHA
99. Sea captain in "Twelfth Night." : ANTONIO
100. Re-equip. : REGEAR
102. To be: Latin. : ESSE
103. ___ and Fontanne. : LUNT
105. Body of venerable men. : SENATE
106. Head of VA. : BRADLEY
108. Produce with difficulty. : EKE
109. Ancient city of Greece. : ARGOS
111. Irritater. : RILER
112. Preposition. : INTO
113. Drink. : TEA
115. Capital of Donets area. : STALIN
117. Makes red. : CORALS
119. Ben ___. : HUR
121. Town on W coast of Leyte. : ORMOC
125. Discoverer of Greenland. : ERIC
127. Biblical name. : GABA
128. Chief capital of Morocco. : RABAT
130. Ancient people of India. : SAKA
131. Governs badly. : MISRULES
135. Bogs: Latin. : LAMAE
137. God of thunder. : THOR
139. Ad ___. : LIB
140. Where plebes become ensigns. : ANNAPOLIS
142. Ancient name of Jaffa. : JOPPA
144. Bohemian composer, 1824–84. : SMETANA
146. Small piece of ground. : PLAT
147. Thought transferrer. : TELEPATHIST
150. Kettle drum. : ATABAL
151. Deep red pigment. : LAKE
152. Asiatic country: Comb. form. : IRANO
153. Genus of moths. : TINEA
154. Gilbert Island. : TARAWA
155. Sheep. : EWES
156. Membranous sac: Comb. form. : CYSTI
157. Composition. : ESSAY
158. Musical dramas. : OPERAS
1. Under-Secretary of State. : ACHESON
2. Treatment of disease. : THERAPY
3. Ocular. : ORBITAL
4. Hunting note at kill. : MORT
5. Sluggish. : INERT
6. Quails. : COWERS
7. Pharmacist's Bible: Abbr. : USP
8. Capital of Okinawa. : NAHA
9. Disinfectant. : AMINOL
10. Blanched. : PALED
11. Marine deities. : TRITONS
12. Animation. : PEP
13. Ammonia derivative. : AMIN
14. Pineapples. : PINAS
15. Football team. : ELEVEN
16. Dwells. : RESIDES
17. Huron. : GREATLAKE
18. Author of "M'liss" (1839–1902). : HARTE
19. Recessed window. : ORIEL
20. Having a thin, sharp tone. : REEDY
27. Flier's equipment. : PARACHUTE
30. Vehicle. : AUTO
33. Manners of walking. : GAITS
36. Sponsor of Full Employment Bill in Senate. : KILGORE
38. Calms. : SMOOTHS
41. The: Spanish. : LOS
43. What the Tower of Pisa is. : LEANER
45. Mistakes. : ERRORS
48. Point. : NIB
50. Devoured. : EATEN
51. Indian lodge. : TEPEE
53. Greatest supply organization of all time. : LENDLEASE
54. 3,000-mi. river of Siberia. : LENA
55. Hindrance. : STAY
57. Vermin. : RAT
59. Mother of Apollo. : LETO
61. Twice a year. : BIANNUAL
63. Enumerate. : POLL
64. Turkish regiment. : ALAI
65. Mindanao's chief port. : ZAMBOANGA
67. Regretter. : REPENTER
69. Aleutian island. : ATTU
72. Proud: French. : FIER
75. Commander of U. S. fleet in European waters, 1917–19. : SIMS
78. Melody. : ARIA
81. Competent. : ABLE
83. Half scores. : TENS
85. Dare. : RISK
86. Knife. : SNEE
88. Invigorating. : TONIC
89. Equivalent. : ANALOG
90. Following the exact words. : LITERAL
91. Large Java city. : SOERABAJA
92. Circle: Latin. : ORBIS
93. Gull-like bird. : TERN
94. Girl's name. : AGATHA
95. Enclosed fortification. : REDOUBT
97. Exclamation. : ALAS
98. Damage. : HURT
101. Soak. : RET
104. Endures. : TOLERATES
107. British commander of Great Lakes Fleet, captured Oswego, May 6, 1814. : YEO
110. Sweet liquid. : SIRUP
114. ___ longa, vita brevis. : ARS
116. Of Africa's great river. : NILOTIC
118. ___ sandstone of SE Missouri. : LAMOTTE
120. Cheers. : RAHS
122. SW coast of British India. : MALABAR
123. Ryukyu Island. : OKINAWA
124. Occult systems. : CABALAS
126. Vegetable. : CELERY
128. Affixes again. : REPINS
129. Vegetable. : TOMATO
131. Canada's symbol. : MAPLE
132. Relative. : INLAW
133. Chief tributary of Columbia River. : SNAKE
134. He sang in prison with Paul. : SILAS
136. Plant louse. : APHIS
138. Resole. : RETAP
141. Dispatched. : SENT
143. Afloat. : ASEA
145. Weed. : TARE
148. Taro root. : POI
149. Largest river of Scotland. : TAY

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 43 debuted here and reused later, 10 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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