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INTERNATIONAL

New York Times, Sunday, July 8, 1962

Author: Ted Dombras
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 164, Blocks: 89, Avg Word Len: 5.37, Missing: { J X Z }, Scrabble score: 624 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 126, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 16, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 21
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,741
Across Down
1. Imperceptive. : OBTUSE
7. Toss. : FLIP
11. Copies: Abbr. : DUPS
15. Products of Cathay. : SPICES
21. Des ___, Iowa. : MOINES
22. Chinese delicacy: Var. : LICHEENUT
24. Island capital: Sp. : HABANA
25. Hosts. : ARMIES
26. Place name in 7 states. : UNIONCITY
27. Like Bartok's works. : ATONAL
28. S. F. hill. : NOB
29. Western nation: Abbr. : DEN
31. Vacillates. : TEETERS
32. Ph.D.'s. : DRS
33. M.D.'s group. : AMA
34. French title. : DUC
36. River of England. : SEVERN
38. Ukase. : DECREE
40. Concept. : IDEA
41. Certain Hindus. : SIKHS
43. Israeli coin. : MIL
44. Western nation: Abbr. : IRE
46. Norse goddess. : HEL
47. O. T. song. : PSALM
48. Involved. : ENTAILED
50. Eastern images. : ICONS
52. Mother of Perseus. : DANAE
54. French shrine. : LOURDES
55. Far Eastern. : ASIATIC
57. Bog. : MORASS
60. Moscow's rival. : LENINGRAD
62. Adepts in the occult. : CABALISTS
64. Area of 1944. : ETO
66. Sailor: Lat. : NAUTA
67. Quake. : TREMOR
69. Goulash. : STEW
70. Political phenomenon in Belgrade. : TITOISM
72. Slangy suffix. : EROO
74. Roman commoner. : PLEBIAN
76. Star: Fr. : ASTRE
77. ___ Royale. : ISLE
79. Far East headliner. : LAOS
81. Cowboy's home. : RANGE
83. Shore. : SEASIDE
85. The women. : SHES
87. Pursued. : HOUNDED
89. Western land: Abbr. : AUST
90. Venetian landmark. : RIALTO
92. ___ Rivières. : TROIS
94. Wave lengths: Abbr. : WLS
95. Natives of Exeter. : DEVONIANS
97. Famed Ingres painting. : ODALISQUE
100. Egyptian god. : OSIRIS
101. Furnace men. : STOKERS
103. Waxworks founder. : TUSSAUD
107. People of Vilna: Abbr. : LITHS
109. Hackneyed. : STALE
110. Region of N. Italy. : TRENTINO
111. Sao ___. : PAULO
114. Raincoat: Brit. abbr. : MAC
116. Prefix in chemistry. : THI
117. Day: Sp. : DIA
118. Surrounds. : GIRTS
119. Magic sign. : RUNE
120. Milan-Rome express. : RAPIDO
122. American Indians. : CREEKS
125. Vide. : SEE
126. Soul: Fr. : AME
127. The Peking ___. : MAN
128. Reds. : COMMIES
130. Israelites: Abbr. : HEB
132. Thirsty. : DRY
134. Egyptian land. : GOSHEN
136. Part of Spain. : CATALONIA
138. Spanish project of 1588. : ARMADA
140. Prepare to decant. : UNCORK
141. "Der Alte" and family. : ADENAUERS
142. Peon. : TOILER
143. Place de l'___. : ETOILE
144. Russian press agency. : TASS
145. Ooze. : SEEP
146. Belgian port. : OSTEND
1. Arabian state. : OMAN
2. Battle site near Moscow. : BORODINO
3. Sudanese town. : TIMBUKTU
4. Common prefix. : UNI
5. Sow. : SEED
6. Letters. : ESSES
7. Asian ___. : FLU
8. Part of a door frame. : LINTEL
9. More gelid. : ICIER
10. Ancient Near Eastern land. : PHOENICIA
11. Whodunit figure. : DECEDENT
12. To join: It. : UNIRE
13. Petty revolt: Ger. : PUTSCH
14. Pen. : STY
15. Part. : SHARE
16. Light blows. : PATS
17. Nigerian. : IBO
18. Western nation. : CANADA
19. Opaque glaze. : ENAMEL
20. Eastern bow. : SALAAM
23. Common suffix. : ENT
30. African herbs. : NEMESIAS
32. English author. : DELAMARE
35. City named for a queen. : CHARLOTTESVILLE
37. See: Lat. abbr. : VID
39. ___ Desert, in Arabia. : RED
40. "East ___ West." : ISEASTANDWESTIS
41. Salt: Fr. : SEL
42. East or West. : SIDE
45. "___ Rome." : ROADTO
47. Left Bank denizen. : PARISIAN
49. Namesakes of Steinbeck character. : LENNIES
50. Near East nation. : ISRAEL
51. Groom in India: Var. : SICE
53. ___-pros. : NOL
55. Business man: Abbr. : AGT
56. Field: It. : CAMPO
58. One of the Caseys. : STENGEL
59. Compass point. : SSW
61. Ancient North African land. : NUMIDIA
63. Russian theatre. : BOLSHOI
64. Greek letter. : ETA
65. Fine gauzes. : TISSUES
68. Hero, for one. : ROLE
71. Handel's "Israel in Egypt." : ORATORIO
73. Stop. : REST
75. Abrupt. : BRUSQUE
78. O'Casey and others. : SEANS
80. Gazing. : ASTARE
82. MS. men. : EDS
84. Dubliner. : IRISHMAN
86. Oriental pipe. : HOOKAH
88. Russian violinist. : OISTRAKH
89. Trouble. : ADO
91. Invasion boats: Abbr. : LSTS
93. British novelist. : RLS
96. Wee louse. : NIT
98. Variety of apple. : DELICIOUS
99. Defense unit: Abbr. : USNG
102. Turks. : OTTOMANS
104. Yorkshire terrier. : AIREDALE
105. ___ Linden. : UNTERDEN
106. Parties: Brit. : DOS
108. Energy. : SAP
110. Ascot. : TIE
111. East European capital. : PRAGUE
112. French actor. : AUMONT
113. Cultural agency. : UNESCO
115. Locust. : CICADA
117. Wish. : DESIRE
120. Noted German historian. : RANKE
121. ___ on (is overfond of). : DOTES
123. French girl's name. : RENEE
124. East-West alliance. : SEATO
127. European blackbird. : MERL
129. Language assn. : MLA
131. Marx ___. : BROS
133. Scotland ___. : YARD
135. ___ polloi. : HOI
136. Persian or Siamese. : CAT
137. Nile worm. : ASP
139. With: Ger. : MIT

Answer summary: 10 unique to this puzzle, 11 debuted here and reused later, 17 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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