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New York Times, Thursday, August 21, 1952

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.49, Missing: { F H J Q X Y }, Scrabble score: 265 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 88, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 12
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© 1952, The New York TimesNo. 1,159
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1. Full of life. : ANIMATED
9. Title of Senator Smith of Maine. : MADAM
14. President of Panama. : AROSEMENA
15. Roman official. : EDILE
16. Ten o'clock scholar. : LATECOMER
17. Brandished. : WAVED
18. Name on a poster. : IKE
19. Any planet. : ORB
20. Senator from West Virginia. : KILGORE
22. The ___ Lands of South Dakota. : BAD
23. Popular fountain drink. : MALTED
25. Girl's nickname. : ETTA
26. Miss Jeffreys of the stage. : ANNE
28. Untie. : LOOSEN
30. Tavern sales. : BEERS
32. Told in detail. : RETAILED
36. Be an aggressor. : ASSAIL
38. Frigate or schooner. : SAILER
40. Exacts a fine. : ESTREATS
44. Hit. : SMITE
45. Fisherman's bailiwick. : STREAM
47. Theda of the silent films. : BARA
48. Hansel and Gretel were ___. : LOST
52. Relating to a European mountain chain. : URALIC
54. One thousand meters: Abbr. : KIL
55. Muse of music. : EUTERPE
57. Early initials of "better world" group. : UNO
58. Friend from Rouen. : AMI
59. Make satisfaction for. : ATONE
60. Uses Jonathan Swift's technique. : SATIRIZES
63. Import or purport. : SENSE
64. Shaking. : TREMULANT
65. Cornered. : TREED
66. Lees. : SEDIMENT
1. Natives of Lower Burma. : ARAKANESE
2. Renown. : NOTEDNESS
3. ___ Bay, Japan. : ISE
4. Jane ___, Ben Franklin's sister. : MECOM
5. Outside the bounds of ethics. : AMORAL
6. Earthquake. : TEMBLOR
7. Compass point. : ENE
8. Stanley's adjective for Africa. : DARKEST
9. Whimper. : MEWL
10. "Look before you leap" is one. : ADAGE
11. Piece of a golf course. : DIVOT
12. On the qui vive. : ALERT
13. Judith Anderson role. : MEDEA
14. One of Scheherazade's heroes. : ALIBABA
21. Requisites for cartoonists. : IDEAS
24. Part of a sock. : TOE
27. The "E" in Q. E. D. : ERAT
29. Island near Sumatra. : NIAS
31. Jebb, Franks, etc. : SIRS
33. ___ of Satan (mischievous child). : LIMB
34. "Streetcar" and "Salesman" director. : ELIAKAZAN
35. Injury; damage. : DETRIMENT
37. Cessation. : LETUP
39. Almost any modern novelist. : REALIST
41. Checks. : ARRESTS
42. Congou or souchong. : TEA
43. Honored by dipping the colors. : SALUTED
46. Tiny creatures. : MINIMI
48. Smallest amount. : LEAST
49. ___ Mongolia. : OUTER
50. Fourteen pounds. : STONE
51. Term in grammar. : TENSE
53. His specialty is sports. : CORUM
56. Mouthpiece of a clarinet. : REED
61. Auxiliary verb. : ARE
62. ___ de France. : ILE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 10 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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