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COMMON MARKET

New York Times, Sunday, August 4, 1963

Author: Mary E. Grow
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 71, Avg Word Len: 5.29, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 539 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 130, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 5,117
Across Down
1. A pouf. : OTTOMAN
8. Dark marble. : BASALT
14. Syrian city. : ALEPPO
20. Hodgepodge : FARRAGO
21. Musical Dickens. : OLIVER
22. Famed name in opera. : FARRAR
23. Holidays. : FIESTAS
24. Ferber novel. : SARATOGATRUNK
26. ___ Newburg. : ALA
27. Wading birds. : STILTS
29. Gathers. : SHIRRS
30. Masefield heroine. : NAN
31. Bird's call. : NOTE
33. Greek goddess of war. : ENYO
34. End: Prefix. : TELO
35. Dotted, as with stars: Her. : SEME
36. Eurydice. : DRYAD
38. Elder statesmen of Japan. : GENRO
41. Shoshone. : UTE
43. Say grace. : PRAY
44. The old ___. : SOD
46. Moves swiftly. : SCUDS
48. Dome over a Buddhist. : STUPA
50. Sound reproduction. : STEREO
53. River of the Rove Tunnel. : RHONE
55. Bright colors. : ORANGES
59. Elegant carriages. : BERLINS
60. Sorties for the housewife. : ERRANDS
62. Tropical vine. : LIANA
63. ___ de France. : ILE
64. Inner part of anc. temple. : CELLA
66. Yearn (for). : SIGH
67. Monotheistic religion. : ISLAM
68. English actor, 1787–1833. : KEAN
70. Poles. : BOOMS
72. Peruvian camel. : LLAMA
75. The Himalayas. : HUMP
76. A kind of paper. : INDIA
78. Composition. : OPUS
80. Golfer's choice. : IRONS
82. Honey. : MEL
83. Ohio city. : NILES
84. Fauna. : ANIMALS
86. Sink plug. : STOPPLE
88. A kind of lettuce. : ICEBERG
90. Anc. Hebrew dry measure. : EPHAH
91. Psalmist's words. : SELAHS
92. Take over. : USURP
94. Chokes up with sand. : SILTS
96. Lima coin. : SOL
97. Spout. : GUSH
100. Go, in Scotland. : GAE
101. Sam Weller's calling. : BOOTS
103. Part of the U. S. : NORTH
107. Soup ingredient, in the Orient. : AGAR
108. Humbug. : FLAM
111. The real thing. : FACT
113. Angry: Colloq. : SORE
114. Lace of France. : VAL
115. Specify distinctly. : DEFINE
117. Silky dog. : AFGHAN
119. Religious denomination: Abbr. : BAP
120. Garb for Sherlock Holmes. : INVERNESSCAPE
123. Distinguished. : EMINENT
125. Thought highly of. : ADORED
126. Obtain. : SECURE
127. Domestic fowl. : MINORCA
128. Bairns. : LASSES
129. Cheers. : ELATES
130. On the qui vive. : ALERTED
1. ___ on. : OFFAND
2. Busy man in Hong Kong. : TAILOR
3. Compact. : TREATY
4. Noun suffixes. : ORS
5. Papier-mâché items, in printing. : MATS
6. Size of type. : AGATE
7. Moving forward. : NOSING
8. Menu item. : BOSTONCREAMPIE
9. Exclamation of pity. : ALAS
10. Winston or Laurence. : SIR
11. Nautical call. : AVAST
12. Oblivion. : LETHE
13. A son of Priam. : TROILUS
14. "___ Country." : AFAR
15. Map lines: Abbr. : LATS
16. Misjudge. : ERR
17. Garden tool. : PRUNER
18. A kind of hat. : PANAMA
19. County of Scotland. : ORKNEY
25. Caves. : GROTTOS
28. Lixiviums. : LYES
32. Canvas prop. : EASEL
35. A kind of onion. : SPANISH
37. Greek order of architecture. : DORIC
39. Important industrial region. : RUHR
40. Incense, spice, etc. : ODORS
42. France et al.: Abbr. : EUR
45. Huge star in Cygnus. : DENEB
47. Escargot. : SNAIL
49. Ancient language. : PALI
50. Like the moon. : SELENIC
51. Foot lever. : TREADLE
52. Where Frogner Park is. : OSLO
54. Confections. : ENGLISHTOFFEES
56. Prance, à la Lewis Carroll. : GALUMPH
57. Glazes. : ENAMELS
58. Introductory offer. : SAMPLE
59. Garment of a sort. : BIKINI
61. Town near Indore. : DHAR
65. Diving bird. : LOON
69. American theologian. : NIEBUHR
71. Mine pits. : SUMPS
73. Muskeg. : MOSS
74. Poker items. : ANTES
77. Suffixes for enzymes. : ASES
79. Title meaning "master." : SAHIB
81. A wise man. : SOLON
84. Armor clasp. : AGRAFFE
85. French composer. : LALO
87. Sailing port for Columbus. : PALOS
89. Kerman. : RUG
93. Fur cloak. : PELISSE
95. Cervine animal. : STAG
97. Crocodile of India. : GAVIAL
98. Congo's neighbor. : UGANDA
99. Rounds of applause. : SALVOS
102. Diagram. : SCHEMA
104. A Kennedy. : ROBERT
105. Magic sleep. : TRANCE
106. Group of seven. : HEPTAD
109. Man's name. : ANSEL
110. Goal for many people. : MECCA
112. Language of Ceylon. : TAMIL
115. Endure: Scot. : DREE
116. Limits. : ENDS
117. Sour: Fr. : APRE
118. ___ to five. : NINE
121. Vocalized pauses. : ERS
122. Self: Prefix. : AUT
124. Lie's land: Abbr. : NOR

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 11 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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