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GLOBAL GLEANINGS

New York Times, Sunday, August 10, 1947

Author: Eileen St. Clair
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 174, Blocks: 91, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 656 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 154, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 55
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© 1947, The New York TimesNo. 287
Across Down
1. Magellan's discovery, 1520. : PACIFIC
8. Man with a plan. : MARSHALL
16. Site of last Four-Power Parley. : MOSCOW
22. Synonym for freedom. : AMERICA
23. Moonstone. : ADULARIA
24. Interstice. : AREOLE
25. 100-carat diamond. : PARAGON
26. Needlework. : FAGOTING
27. Emit frequently. : DARTLE
28. Revise. : EDIT
29. Lowest point. : NADIR
31. Eating: Comb. form. : PHAG
32. Mechanic. : ARTISAN
33. Color. : ROSE
34. ___ Gershwin. : IRA
35. Pother. : ADO
36. Common: Comb. form. : COEN
37. Woo. : SUE
38. Sole. : ONLY
40. Strength. : BRAWN
43. "This quintessence of dust." : MAN
44. Pith. : GIST
48. Something worshipped. : IDOL
49. Spurious wings. : ALULAE
50. Impenetrably hard stones. : ADAMANTS
52. Monkshood. : ACONITE
55. Peninsula, SE Asia. : MALAY
56. Pronoun: Fr. : LUI
57. Margaret Truman's objective. : OPERA
58. "A ___ on both your houses." : PLAGUE
59. Race horse. : PACER
60. Extrusive rock. : LAVA
61. Large ungulate. : TAPIR
62. Primitive symbol. : TOTEM
63. Outer garment, N. Africa. : HAIK
64. Indian corn. : MAIZE
66. Surplices. : COTTAS
67. First lady. : EVE
68. Noticeable. : SIGNAL
70. English cathedral town. : ELY
71. Largest river of Transcaucasia. : KURA
72. Payment for use. : RENT
74. Salutation. : AVE
75. Mr. Truman's home state: Abbr. : MO
76. State that once had two capitals: Abbr. : RI
77. Semblance. : AIR
78. Qualifying examination: Oxford slang. : MODS
82. American patriot executed 1776. : HALE
84. Fermented taro root. : POI
85. Cheered. : YELLED
87. Ram. : TUP
88. Obvious. : PATENT
91. Tine. : PRONG
93. Invalid. : NULL
94. U. N.'s chief objective. : PEACE
96. Stop! : AVAST
97. Tools. : GEAR
98. What Hamelin town was. : RATTY
100. Where round-ups end. : CORRAL
101. Inhabitants of N. Europe. : NORSE
102. Butt. : RAM
103. Lave. : BATHE
104. France's Foreign Minister. : BIDAULT
105. Calamity. : DISASTER
107. Third largest city of British India. : MADRAS
108. Nautical records. : LOGS
109. Seed appendage: Bot. : ARIL
110. Beam of light. : RAY
111. Perfect. : IDEAL
112. Not a few. : MANY
113. Small loop for lifting. : TAB
116. Sashes. : OBIS
118. Friend: Fr. : AMI
119. Capital of Morocco. : FEZ
120. Compartment. : CELL
121. Landscapes. : SCENERY
124. Tropic seeds used in perfumery. : BENS
126. Alois Lang's home province. : TIROL
128. Ill-fashioned. : RUDE
129. Spherulitic rock: Geol. : OOLITE
130. Itemizer. : DETAILER
132. Gabbros: Geol. : NORITES
134. Eastern salutation. : SALAAM
135. Adjusters. : ALIGNERS
136. Captivates. : ENAMORS
137. City, Fyn Island, Denmark. : ODENSE
138. Going backward. : RECEDENT
139. Bulwark. : DEFENSE
1. Documents. : PAPERS
2. German tinder. : AMADOU
3. Color. : CERISE
4. Angry. : IRATE
5. Practically nothing. : FIG
6. Image. : ICON
7. Rabble. : CANAILLE
8. Sicilian secret society. : MAFIA
9. Month: Jewish Calendar. : ADAR
10. Blanket. : RUG
11. Slush. : SLOP
12. Shakespeare's father-in-law. : HATHAWAY
13. Daughter of Minos. : ARIADNE
14. Dialect. : LINGO
15. Loiter. : LAG
16. Evergreen tree: Pacific coast. : MADRONA
17. Harangue. : ORATE
18. Famous Mysore fortress besieged by Cornwallis, 1792. : SERINGAPATAM
19. Small beds. : COTS
20. Jar. : OLLA
21. Imagine: Archaic. : WEEN
30. Thirsty. : DRY
32. Old French name for Nova Scotia. : ACADIA
38. Opprobrium. : ODIUM
39. Bird-call. : NOTE
40. Othello. : BLACKAMOOR
41. Regulation. : RULE
42. Fireman's bug-bear. : ALARM
43. Violet. : MAUVE
45. Inappropriate. : INEPT
46. Minute groove. : STRIA
47. Obsolete rulers. : TSARS
48. The "Gloomy Dean." : INGE
49. At full speed. : AMAIN
51. Dynamo. : MOTOR
52. More dexterous. : APTER
53. Spice. : CLOVE
54. Made of grain. : OATEN
56. Slothful. : LAZY
59. Bellboy. : PAGE
60. A. E. C. chief. : LILIENTHAL
63. Busy place. : HIVE
65. Ethereal. : AERY
66. Thickened part of milk. : CURD
68. Jolly tar. : SALT
69. Common cut of meat. : LOIN
71. Prussian city. : KIEL
73. Inhabitant of Salonika. : THESSALONIAN
77. Colleague. : ALLY
79. City on W. coast of Hokkaido. : OTARU
80. Of an hereditary rank. : DUCAL
81. Variety of wheat. : SPELT
83. Poker stakes. : ANTES
84. Baby carriage. : PRAM
86. Instruments favored by Orpheus. : LUTES
88. Ruth Harkness' discovery. : PANDA
89. To have: Fr. : AVOIR
90. Ankles. : TARSI
91. He reached his goal, April 6, 1909. : PEARY
92. Sort. : GRADE
94. Fat and short. : PODGY
95. Periods of time. : ERAS
97. Slippery. : GREASY
99. Black: Latin. : ATRA
100. Budding plant shoot. : CION
103. Banter. : BADINAGE
104. Displayed ostentatiously. : BLAZONED
106. Roman galley. : TRIREME
107. Parrotlike. : MIMETIC
112. Sea: French. : MER
113. Goethe was one. : TEUTON
114. Their bark is used in tanning. : ALDERS
115. Wounded: Fr. : BLESSE
117. Members of a college fraternity. : BETAS
118. White poplar. : ABELE
119. Foremost. : FIRST
120. Wrong. : CRIME
121. Middling. : SOSO
122. Coadjutor: Abbr. : COAD
123. Pronoun: Fr. : ELLE
125. Province of British India. : SIND
126. Bird. : TERN
127. Single. : LONE
130. Patriotic society. : DAR
131. Light-Horse Harry. : LEE
133. Deciding factor in Battle for Britain. : RAF

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 48 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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