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PEOPLE AND PLACES

New York Times, Sunday, August 7, 1949

Author: Alice McKinley
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 142, Blocks: 62, Avg Word Len: 5.34, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 561 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 138, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 18, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 35
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© 1949, The New York TimesNo. 391
Across Down
1. Mr. Vishinsky. : ANDREI
7. Present East-West situation. : COLDWAR
14. High Commissioner to Germany. : MCCLOY
20. Close upon. : TOWARD
21. Use. : OPERATE
22. Mother of Sir Galahad. : ELAINE
23. Fifth ___. : AVENUE
24. School examinations in New York State. : REGENTS
25. Scrap. : MORSEL
26. Kind of paper: Abbr. : VEL
27. Thermal unit: Physics. : CALORIE
29. Karel Capek's imaginary man. : ROBOT
31. Useful hint. : TIP
32. Narrow passage between islands. : INLET
34. Patagonian Indians. : ONAS
35. ___ Van Doren, writer. : CARL
36. Native of Malmo. : SWEDE
38. ___ Timberlane. : CASS
39. Noted anthropologist (1858–1942). : BOAS
40. Garner's nickname, ___ Jack. : CACTUS
42. Jewish month. : ADAR
43. Connecticut's Governor, 1931–1939. : CROSS
45. Useful word for child tenders. : DONT
46. ___ Van Doren, writer. : MARK
48. Star. : HEROINE
51. ___ Injun. : HONEST
53. Sharp rock. : NEEDLE
57. Excessively. : OVERLY
58. Important part of Marshall Plan shipments. : FOODS
59. Herbert Hoover's former profession. : ENGINEER
61. Strong: German. : FESTE
62. Island of the Blue Grotto, near Naples. : CAPRI
63. Dutch painter (1626–79). : STEEN
64. ___ Vegas. : LAS
65. Respiratory infections: Colloq. : FLUS
66. Mr. Morley. : CHRISTOPHER
68. Cry of the wild goose. : HONK
69. .001 inch. : MIL
70. Prepares for an exam. : CRAMS
71. Isolated. : ISLED
72. ___ Arabia. : SAUDI
73. African cousin of the mountain goat. : ANTELOPE
75. ___ plexus. : SOLAR
76. One of Hitler's death camps. : BELSEN
77. City on New Providence Island. : NASSAU
78. Milk-curdling agent. : RENNET
80. Free from deceit. : SINCERE
81. Elite, roman, pica, etc. : TYPE
83. Close at hand. : NEAR
84. Disposed. : READY
85. Joke. : JAPE
88. Of a dividing wall. : SEPTAL
90. Sheep ticks. : KEDS
91. Units of electrical resistance. : OHMS
95. Wipe out. : ERASE
97. Supreme Court Justice. : REED
98. 500 mi. river, branch of the Colorado. : GILA
99. Prowl. : SNOOP
100. Man's nickname. : SOL
101. ___ cake. : LAYER
103. "___ and Old Lace." : ARSENIC
105. King of France, 888–898. : ODO
106. ___ Welles. : SUMNER
108. Sheepskin. : DIPLOMA
110. Symbol of Oregon. : BEAVER
112. Income of benefits from ownership of wealth. : USANCE
113. Infuriated. : ENRAGED
114. Turn upside down. : INVERT
115. 19c in Spain. : PESETA
116. Self-centered persons. : EGOISTS
117. Not stems. : STERNS
1. Of remote ancestors. : ATAVIC
2. Nine day devotion in the Roman Catholic Church. : NOVENA
3. Abides. : DWELLS
4. Sea goddess, wife of Aegir. : RAN
5. Emit violently. : ERUCT
6. Impression. : IDEA
7. Circles of light around sun or moon. : CORONAS
8. What Verdi wrote. : OPERAS
9. Of law: Lat. : LEGIS
10. Suffer: Scot. : DREE
11. Languid. : WAN
12. Invites. : ATTRACTS
13. Summer ___. : RESORT
14. Note. : MEMO
15. Coagulates. : CLOTS
16. Horse ___. : CAR
17. Registered. : LISTED
18. Lake in central New York State. : ONEIDA
19. Howler. : YELPER
28. Not precise. : LOOSE
30. Leon ___, French statesman. : BLUM
33. Safeguards. : ESCORTS
35. Raspberry stems. : CANES
37. Arouse. : WAKEN
39. Skeletal. : BONY
40. Not absolute. : CONDITIONAL
41. Advocate of birth control. : SANGER
44. Irritate. : RILE
45. Exits. : DOORS
47. Control. : REIN
48. Paul Gray ___, head of ECA. : HOFFMAN
49. Lord Orville's bride. : EVELINA
50. Follows. : RESULTS
51. Natives of Pueblo Bonito. : HOPIS
52. Rope. : TETHER
54. Free from vermin. : DELOUSE
55. Natatorial youth of Greek legend. : LEANDER
56. First name of author of "Tobacco Road." : ERSKINE
58. Beneficiary of the Brannan plan. : FARMER
60. Requirement. : NEED
62. Fellow. : CHAP
63. Part of a chair back. : SPLAT
66. Speaks hoarsely. : CROUPS
67. Beloved doctor of Johns Hopkins (1849–1919). : OSLER
68. Kingfisher. : HALCYON
70. New York gave him a welcome in May. : CLAY
72. Despatch. : SEND
74. Rocky Mountain resort. : ESTES
75. Sam ___, golf champion. : SNEAD
76. Prejudice. : BIAS
79. Joining. : ENTERING
80. Gateway to France, 1940. : SEDAN
82. Uncanny. : EERY
84. Plays the first card again. : RELEADS
85. Ambassador at Large. : JESSUP
86. Incite. : AROUSE
87. Las ___, Canary Island seaport. : PALMAS
89. River of the Carolinas. : PEEDEE
90. Otis Skinner's starring vehicle. : KISMET
92. Author of a report on our Government. : HOOVER
93. Person of these times. : MODERN
94. Arthur Daley's field. : SPORTS
96. Decide upon. : ELECT
98. Mixes spirit with water. : GROGS
99. Perfume. : SCENT
102. Range. : AREA
103. Lofty mountain chain of Asia. : ALAI
104. Bird of Thoth. : IBIS
107. Compass point. : NNE
109. For. : PRO
111. Hail. : AVE

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