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New York Times, Thursday, August 2, 1951

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 81, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
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© 1951, The New York TimesNo. 774
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1. All right: Slang. : ROGER
6. George Fazio's sport. : GOLF
10. Seaport in Brazil. : PARA
14. American journalist, secretary to F. D. R. : EARLY
15. Dust bowl fugitive. : OKIE
16. Pianist Templeton. : ALEC
17. Riding horse. : STEED
18. Borough of London, source of the right time. : GREENWICH
20. Setting of the Henley Regatta. : THAMES
22. Insect's feelers. : ANTENNAE
23. Peace treaty provisions. : TERMS
25. A good cry. : WEEPS
26. City on the Rhine. : BONN
28. Antiquate. : OUTDATE
32. Give aid, usually to a bad cause. : ABET
33. Flogging weapons. : KNOUTS
34. Handy sailboat. : CAT
37. Medics. : DOCS
38. Pedestrians' safety zone, for Londoners. : ISLET
39. Port in SW Eire. : COBH
40. Cartoonists' word for a squeal. : EEK
41. Garment workers' trade designation. : NEEDLE
42. The true olives. : OLEA
43. Part of a Hopalong outfit. : PISTOLS
44. Electromotive unit. : VOLT
45. American painter, born 1871. : SLOAN
48. Different in nature. : OTHER
50. Characters of a play: Latin. : PERSONAE
54. Mexican blanket. : SERAPE
57. F. F. Gosden and C. J. Correll. : AMOSNANDY
59. Rootlike part. : RADIX
60. "___ Bungay." : TONO
61. Girl's name. : INGA
62. Banded quartz marble. : AGATE
63. Man's name. : ENOS
64. Ingredient of vichyssoise. : LEEK
65. "Fold their ___, like the Arabs . . . " : TENTS
1. First half of a vacation. : REST
2. "A good mouth-filling ___." : OATH
3. L. I. residential center. : GREATNECK
4. Earth, air, fire, and water. : ELEMENTS
5. ___ Cup, British-American golf trophy. : RYDER
6. Colossal wooden statue in the London Guildhall. : GOG
7. Pods used in soups. : OKRA
8. Legal claim. : LIEN
9. Charlie Chaplin's lowly breadwinners. : FEET
10. Indian of the Wild West. : PAWNEE
11. Stage designer Bernstein. : ALINE
12. Make over an old tire. : RECAP
13. Pains. : ACHES
19. Salamanders. : NEWTS
21. Famous southern range, in North Carolina and Tennessee. : SMOKIES
24. Popular promenade in Hollywood. : SUNSET
26. Ordered. : BADE
27. Reedy-toned instrument. : OBOE
29. South American Indian tent. : TOLDO
30. Rules of single combat. : DUELLO
31. Bears witness. : ATTESTS
34. Interior Secretary Chapman is one. : COLORADAN
35. Actor, first name, Walter. : ABEL
36. Conjunction. : THAT
39. Area reached by certain advertising media. : COVERAGE
41. Curtain fabric. : NINON
43. John Dos ___, novelist. : PASSOS
45. A rush, as of words. : SPATE
46. Faulty auto: Slang. : LEMON
47. Site of The University of Maine. : ORONO
49. Historic city of Afghanistan. : HERAT
51. Brad; spike. : NAIL
52. Princess ___ Elizabeth Alice Louise. : ANNE
53. Sharpness. : EDGE
55. He said, "Unlimited power is apt to corrupt the mind of those who possess it." : PITT
56. They mark spots. : EXES
58. Russian fighter plane. : YAK

Answer summary: 12 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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