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WITH CLUES FROM THE WORLD'S NEWS

New York Times, Sunday, August 30, 1942

Author: Louis Jenkins
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 170, Blocks: 76, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 659 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 143, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 113
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© 1942, The New York TimesNo. 29
Across Down
1. Senator from Florida. : PEPPER
7. American patriot. : HALE
11. Member of a certain baseball team. : GIANT
16. Strategic point in the Crimea. : KERCH
21. Pass off. : EXHALE
22. A goal of the Axis in Africa. : ALEXANDRIA
24. Burning. : AFIRE
25. Algerian cavalrymen : SPANIS
26. French island in Indian Ocean. : MADAGASCAR
27. Flow out. : ISSUE
28. Feminine name. : TINA
29. Goes. : HIES
31. Vehicle. : CAR
32. Prohibits. : STOPS
34. Object. : END
35. Time. : ERA
36. Long periods of time. : EONS
37. Mining refuse. : ATTLE
39. Nonbelievers. : ATHEISTS
41. Altar screen. : REREDOS
43. Anglers. : FISHERS
45. Heroic native fighting the Axis. : SERB
46. Snake. : RATTLER
48. Exterior angle. : ARRIS
50. Best informed. : WISEST
54. Broom. : BESOM
57. Befriender. : AIDER
59. Glacier block. : SERAC
61. At no time. : NEVER
62. Nazi propaganda. : LIES
63. One who gives tongue to. : UTTERER
65. Indian city. : DELHI
67. "I love this church, the low long ___."—Jean Ingelow. : NAVE
68. Snake. : ASP
69. Belittle. : SNEER
70. To stalk capercaillies. : TOK
72. Fauna of the Aleutians. : SEALS
74. Egyptian flute. : NAY
75. Easy things to do. : SETUPS
77. What Mr. Henderson does. : RATIONS
80. What shoes in a bad state are. : SOLELESS
82. Water wheels constructed of buckets. : NORIAS
84. Material used for poultices. : LINSEED
86. Most infallible. : SUREST
87. Pertaining to a sheriff. : SHRIEVAL
89. Alcohol radicals. : BUTENES
91. An Axis objective. : MOSCOW
93. Thou: French. : TOI
94. Removes, in printing. : DELES
96. Anguiform fish. : EEL
97. Scatter. : STREW
99. Slender finial. : EPI
100. What a truant soldier is. : AWOL
102. People under Axis subjection. : DANES
104. Goes into seclusion. : RETIRES
106. By and by. : ANON
107. Plateaux. : MESAS
109. Cotton goods. : DENIM
111. Greek dialect. : DORIC
112. Right to property. : TITLE
113. Quickly. : PRESTO
115. Wicked biblical city. : SODOM
117. Worn with exertion. : WEARIED
119. Sward. : TURF
121. Given a different title. : RENAMED
123. Removes from a resting place. : UNNESTS
127. Favors. : PROSPERS
131. Pertaining to a heavenly body. : SOLAR
132. "The coward does it with a ___."—Wilde. : KISS
133. Baked food dish. : PIE
134. Scull. : OAR
135. Moro of Mindanoa Island. : ILANO
137. Melt: Scotch. : RIN
138. Yield to stratagem: slang. : BITE
139. Noted German literary refugee. : MANN
140. Lay in surrounding matter. : IMBED
142. Catching. : CONTAGIOUS
145. Hoarse cries. : CROAKS
147. Large nail. : SPIKE
148. Former British Commander in Middle East. : AUCHINLECK
149. Reptile. : TURTLE
150. Compound ether. : ESTER
151. War material. : STEEL
152. Ancient Phoenician city. : ARKA
153. Takes hold. : SEIZES
1. Bother. : PESTER
2. Die. : EXPIRE
3. Greek quarter in Constantinople. : PHANAR
4. Ridge of glacial deposits. : PANA
5. High priest. : ELI
6. Fire again. : RESHOOT
7. Harness parts. : HAMES
8. Expression of sorrow. : ALAS
9. Guided. : LED
10. Enforces. : EXACTS
11. Growlers. : GNARLERS
12. European fish. : IDS
13. Curves. : ARCS
14. Deformed cattle. : NIATA
15. Fourteenth-century playing cards. : TAROTS
16. Former German ruler. : KAISERIN
17. Letters of the alphabet. : EFS
18. High grounds. : RISES
19. Blow with a club: Scotch. : CRUNT
20. Considers. : HEEDS
23. Heroine of "Der Freischuetz." : AGATHA
30. Place in office. : INSTATE
33. Exclamation heard in hot weather. : PHEW
36. Seaport in Holland. : EDAM
37. Clothes drier. : AIRER
38. Made a mistake. : ERRED
40. Author of Peer Gynt. : IBSEN
42. Character in Antony and Cleopatra. : EROS
43. Unionist in 1861. : FEDERAL
44. Fathers. : SIRES
47. Liquid measure. : LITER
49. Deals. : SALES
51. Fleeting. : EVANESCENT
52. Crimean seaport. : SEVASTOPOL
53. Playing-cards. : TREYS
54. "Gil ___." : BLAS
55. Commander of U. S. forces in Europe. : EISENHOWER
56. Plant disease. : SEPTORIOSE
58. Train. : RETINUE
60. "How the heav'ns and earth rose out of ___."—Milton. : CHAOS
63. Not delivered from sin. : UNSAVED
64. Bird. : ROOSTER
66. Lights up. : ILLUMES
69. What the secret agents did. : SPIED
71. Genuflected. : KNEELED
73. Goat antelope. : SEROW
76. Locale of "Wilhelm Tell." : URI
78. End of a cart: English. : TIB
79. Japanese coin. : SEN
81. The: French. : LES
83. Dinner course. : SALAD
85. Prayed for. : DESIRED
87. Small investment in victory. : STAMP
88. Unaspirated consonants. : LENES
90. Narrow streak. : STRIA
92. Fermented drink. : WINE
95. Spanish gentleman. : SENOR
98. Rookie. : RECRUIT
101. Shoemaker's forms. : LASTS
103. Lateral surfaces. : SIDES
105. Historic building in London. : TOWER
106. Assistant. : AIDE
108. Dumber. : STUPIDER
110. Used by a gyroscope car. : MONORAIL
112. Numbers. : TENS
114. Russian city. : OREL
116. Defame. : MALIGN
118. Small invertebrates. : INSECTS
120. Brawl. : FRACAS
122. City which fell to the Japanese. : MANILA
124. Commander of U. S. Air Forces in Europe. : SPAATZ
125. Metallic sound. : TINKLE
126. Mental powers. : SENSES
127. Equanimity. : POISE
128. Inclined ways. : RAMPS
129. Arena of action. : ORBIT
130. Muzzle. : SNOUT
132. Japanese outpost in North America. : KISKA
136. Without repetition. : ONCE
138. A dollar: slang. : BUCK
139. Japanese statesman slain in 1889. : MORI
141. Stretch. : EKE
143. Article. : THE
144. Past: Poet. : OER
146. "We may call it herb of grace o' Sundays."—Hamlet. : RUE

Answer summary: 13 unique to this puzzle, 100 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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