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QUESTIONNAIRE

New York Times, Sunday, July 6, 1947

Author: P. J. Lamanna
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 75, Avg Word Len: 5.30, Missing: { Q }, Scrabble score: 547 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 130, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 43
P. Joseph Lamanna has 26 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1947, The New York TimesNo. 282
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1. Dapper Grover ___, Gotham's official greeter. : WHALEN
7. Waldorf ___. : SALAD
12. Commend. : PRAISE
18. Ranges of perception. : HORIZONS
21. Having a fixed idea. : PREPOSSESSED
23. Secretary of geoponics. : ANDERSON
24. Part of an important global problem. : UNTOUCHABLES
25. Movie animal. : LEO
26. Ethereal. : AERY
27. Forsake pals. : RAT
28. Impel. : GOAD
29. Author of "The College Widow," 1904. : ADE
30. Plain Jane. : EYRE
32. Codfish genus. : GADUS
34. Be animated. : GLOW
35. ___ alcohol. : AMYL
36. Lady gallinacean. : PEAHEN
38. Sank. : RELAPSED
41. Bee house. : APIARY
44. Compounds anew. : REMIXES
46. Halls: Sp. : SALAS
50. Pierces. : LANCES
51. Ill-natured. : NASTY
52. Sully. : BLEMISH
54. Special aptitude. : GIFT
55. Dipper. : LADLER
57. Scene of Conrad stories. : SEA
58. Projecting part of Saturn's rings. : ANSA
59. Any whatever. : ALL
60. Sentiment that must be controlled for U. N. success. : NATIONALISM
62. It glows red in a vacuum tube. : NEON
63. Retardation. : LAG
65. On the Thames opposite Windsor. : ETON
66. Lamb. : ELIA
67. Current fashion in epidermis. : TAN
68. Chide. : RATE
69. Big measurements on B-29's. : WINGSPREADS
73. Feminine name. : MAE
75. Territory in Saudi Arabia. : ASIR
76. Compass point. : ENE
77. Racket used in a game. : CROSSE
78. Ameliorate. : MEND
79. Lines on weather maps. : ISOBARS
81. Tie with thongs. : LEASH
82. Auriol's country. : FRANCE
84. Coarse cotton fabric. : DENIM
85. Bottom of sea. : BENTHOS
87. Unsound. : ROTTEN
88. What Attlee is. : LABORITE
91. Discard. : REJECT
93. Short swims. : DIPS
96. Her tear causes the Nile to overflow. : ISIS
97. Allotted. : METED
98. What the giants piled Pelion on. : OSSA
102. Facts on special subject. : ANA
103. Moccasins. : PACS
104. Source of soft, smooth leather. : DOE
106. Was indebted to. : OWED
108. Famous British cartoonist. : LOW
109. What most New Yorkers recently got. : VACCINATIONS
112. Dramatic cantata. : SERENATA
114. Meets. : INTERCROSSES
115. Eductor. : ELICITOR
116. Miss Durbin. : DEANNA
117. Wary: Slang. : LEERY
118. Berber of Algeria or Tunisia. : KABYLE
1. Sulphur-bottom. : WHALE
2. Flatter. : HONEY
3. Enthusiasm. : ARDOR
4. Trygve ___. : LIE
5. Book of Old Testament. : EZRA
6. Posies. : NOSEGAYS
7. Stimuli. : SPURS
8. Wild buffalo of India. : ARNA
9. Baltic native. : LETT
10. Highest mountain in P. I. : APO
11. U. S. Ambassador to Great Britain. : DOUGLAS
12. Shows contempt exclamatorily. : PSHAWS
13. Foresee. : READ
14. Fireproofing substance: Abbr. : ASB
15. Religion involved in Palestine controversy. : ISLAM
16. Shabby: Colloq. : SEEDY
17. ___ Ford. : EDSEL
19. Girl's name. : NORAH
20. Secretary of Treasury. : SNYDER
22. Dig out. : SCOOP
31. Period added to lunar year. : EPACT
33. Ceaseless. : UNENDING
34. Squint: Scot. : GLEY
35. Obdurate. : ADAMANT
37. Rather than. : ERE
38. Succeeded. : RISEN
39. Added fee. : EXTRA
40. Of: Suffix. : ESE
41. Plant of sea, fresh water, or land. : ALGA
42. Straw mattress. : PAILLASSE
43. Threat to post-war economy. : INFLATION
45. St. ___, seaport town, N. W. France. : MALO
47. Feature. : LINEAMENT
48. Resemblance of sound. : ASSONANCE
49. States in Burma. : SHAN
52. Compared with. : BESIDE
53. Tibetan priests. : LAMAS
55. Ancient Romans. : LATINS
56. Expiate. : ATONE
57. George Eliot's weaver. : SILAS
60. Stranger. : NEWER
61. Coast on side of ship toward which wind blows. : LEESHORE
64. Rodents of Asia, Africa and Russia. : GERBILS
68. Foray. : RAID
70. Get an inkling of. : SCENT
71. Chatter. : PRATE
72. ___ Hashana, Jewish New Year. : ROSH
74. Pre-Bevin man. : EDEN
78. ___ Grosso, state in Brazil. : MATTO
80. Wine vessel. : AMA
81. Hawaiian wreaths. : LEIS
82. King ___ IX of Denmark. : FREDERIK
83. Bird of myth. : ROC
85. City on the Avon. : BRISTOL
86. Bristlelike. : SETOSE
89. Sister of Katharina, the Shrew. : BIANCA
90. Movie prize. : OSCAR
92. Valued object. : JEWEL
93. Dickens hero. : DAVID
94. Pointless. : INANE
95. Informal agreements: Rom. Law. : PACTA
97. Untidy. : MESSY
99. Of a blue-red color. : SLATY
100. Yucca-like plant. : SOTOL
101. Conscious. : AWARE
103. Guide bobbin of weaver's shuttle. : PIRN
104. Quantity. : DOSE
105. First item: Colloq. : ONER
107. Ten: Prefix. : DECA
110. Period of time: Abbr. : CEN
111. Make into: Suffix. : ISE
113. Point. : NIB

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 35 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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