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New York Times, Tuesday, July 31, 1951

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { F J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 15
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© 1951, The New York TimesNo. 772
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1. Capital of Dalai Lama's country. : LHASA
6. Press upon the attention. : URGE
10. Organization sending packages to Korea. : CARE
14. The shield of Zeus. : AEGIS
15. Underwrites again. : REINSURES
17. Our Ambassador in Teheran. : GRADY
18. Subject of New York State investigation. : NARCOTICS
19. Mother of Dionysus. : SEMELE
21. Contrivance for clearning away snow. : PLOW
22. Lunched. : ATE
23. Elicit. : EDUCE
25. ___ d'etre. : RAISON
27. Joe D.'s brother, of Boston. : DOM
29. Sculptors. : MODELERS
32. All: Comb. form. : OMNI
34. Girl's name. : LILA
35. Learned men. : SAGES
39. General who caused a furor in 1917. : WOOD
40. Evil spirit, in Mohammedan mythology. : EBLIS
42. ___ breve: Music. : ALLA
43. Canonical hour, 3 P. M. : NONES
45. Money in Milan. : LIRE
46. 1951 Pulitzer Prize winner for biography. : COIT
47. Subjoined. : APPENDED
50. Girl's name. : MAE
51. Star on the Kefauver TV session. : HALLEY
54. Reproductive body of a fern. : SPORE
56. A friend: Law. : AMI
57. The Union League, for instance. : CLUB
60. Traps. : SNARES
63. Recipient of rewards for past services. : PENSIONER
66. Adjust. : ADAPT
67. Before long. : PRESENTLY
68. Shaping machine. : LATHE
69. Desires: Slang. : YENS
70. Food fish. : SOLE
71. "Perchance to ___." : DREAM
1. Hangs back. : LAGS
2. Present. : HERE
3. He led the Greeks against Troy. : AGAMEMNON
4. Acted as ally. : SIDED
5. Temporary refuge granted by a foreign legation. : ASYLUM
6. Vase on a pedestal. : URN
7. Get as recompense. : REAP
8. ___ Scout. : GIRL
9. Demand for more at Carnegie Hall. : ENCORE
10. Refuse to recognize socially: Colloq. : CUT
11. Impeached President of Panama. : ARIAS
12. The right-hand page. : RECTO
13. Chief city of the Ruhr. : ESSEN
16. Mounted native soldiers in British Indian Service. : SOWARS
20. School: French. : ECOLE
24. Esculent. : EDIBLE
26. Man's name meaning laughter. : ISAAC
27. Football term. : DOWN
28. Romance of The South Seas, by Herman Melville. : OMOO
30. Irving Berlin's wife. : ELLIN
31. Landed proprietors of Scotland. : LAIRDS
33. Person taken as a model for imitation. : IDEAL
36. Clustered together. : GLOMERATE
37. Mr. Kazan. : ELIA
38. Surfeit. : SATE
41. Oozes. : SEEPS
44. What the mint makes. : SPECIE
48. Towers supporting high-tension lines. : PYLONS
49. Popular Disney character. : DONALD
51. A Disney dwarf. : HAPPY
52. Bitter: French. : AMERE
53. Bride's favorite shower. : LINEN
55. Plane detecting device. : RADAR
58. As far as: Poetic. : UNTO
59. Teacher of the deaf, known for a great invention. : BELL
61. Hebrew dry measure. : EPHA
62. Forward part of a ship. : STEM
64. Initials of the draft administration. : SSS
65. Sandwich bread. : RYE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 14 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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