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HERE ARE STATESMEN

New York Times, Sunday, September 10, 1950

Author: D. G. Caywood
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 144, Blocks: 63, Avg Word Len: 5.25, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 517 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 130, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 33
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© 1950, The New York TimesNo. 448
Across Down
1. Greenness. : VERDURE
8. Cuba's Minister of State. : HEVIA
13. Ammo wagon. : CAISSON
20. Sluggishness. : INERTIA
21. On the left. : APORT
22. Famous Seminole chief. : OSCEOLA
23. Excuses: Law. : ESSOINS
24. Ceremonies. : RITES
25. School book. : SPELLER
26. City in Oklahoma. : TULSA
27. Harness strap. : TRACE
29. Say. : UTTER
31. Lump. : DAB
32. Island W. of Sumatra. : NIAS
33. President of West German Republic. : HEUSS
34. Ox. : STEER
35. Greek letter. : BETA
36. Siamese coin. : ATT
37. Carnelians. : SARDS
38. Mollusk. : SNAIL
39. Wearied. : BORED
40. Where Indian mutiny started in 1857. : MEERUT
42. Tennis score. : DEUCE
44. Richardson's Miss Harlowe. : CLARISSA
46. Within. : INTO
48. Premier of Netherlands. : DREES
50. Burden. : ONUS
51. Whirlpool off Sicily. : GALOFARO
55. Elephant goad. : ANKUS
57. Plant migration. : ECESIS
61. Muse. : ERATO
62. Light-colored. : BLOND
64. Doubt: Fr. : DOUTE
66. Wood. : ASH
67. Transgresses. : SINS
68. Wild dog. : DINGO
69. African lily. : CALLA
70. ___ virumque cano. : ARMA
71. Two-year-old sheep. : TEG
72. Destined. : FATED
73. French painter (1832–83). : MANET
74. Record. : ANNAL
75. Writ. : ELEGIT
77. Ahmed's land. : YEMEN
79. Governor of New Jersey. : DRISCOLL
81. Mansard. : ROOF
83. Lowest point. : NADIR
85. Singing voice. : ALTO
86. Ambassador to Denmark. : ANDERSON
90. Injured: Obs. : LESED
92. Repairman. : MENDER
96. Removed the center of. : CORED
97. Where Chervenkov is Premier. : SOFIA
99. Potato. : TUBER
101. Rubber tree. : ULE
102. Oklahoma city. : ENID
103. Wading bird. : STORK
104. Church law. : CANON
105. Over again. : ANEW
106. Hebrew letter. : TAV
107. Tuscan city. : SIENA
108. Bones. : SHINS
109. Greek letter. : OMEGA
110. Cattle grazing official in England. : AGISTER
112. Ambassador to P. I. : COWEN
114. River in Burma. : KALADAN
116. Capacity of a vessel. : TONNAGE
117. Cognizant. : AWARE
118. Girl's name. : EMELINE
119. Betrothed. : ENGAGED
120. Located. : SITED
121. Oppressors. : TYRANTS
1. Bao Dai's land. : VIETNAM
2. In a series. : ENSUITE
3. Cover a roof again. : RESLATE
4. Waste. : DROSS
5. West Indian rodent. : UTIA
6. Japanese copper coin. : RIN
7. Luke of the Cleveland Indians. : EASTER
8. Badgered. : HARASSED
9. Poems. : EPICS
10. Ballot. : VOTE
11. Resentment. : IRE
12. Port of Nagoya. : ATSUTA
13. Irish Prime Minister. : COSTELLO
14. Turkish money of account. : ASPER
15. Refrigerator. : ICER
16. Self: Scot. : SEL
17. Alloys. : SOLDERS
18. Acid salts. : OLEATES
19. River of Central India. : NARBADA
28. Carplike fish. : RUDD
30. Nose ornament of India. : TEIC
33. Premier of Indonesia. : HATTA
34. Netherlands commune. : SNEEK
35. City in Idaho. : BOISE
37. Former Premier of China. : SUNFO
38. Lift of a wave. : SCEND
39. Ambassador to France. : BRUCE
41. Brawls. : RIOTS
43. Sky: Comb. form. : URANO
45. Dutch news service. : ANETA
47. Path of heavenly body. : ORBIT
49. Vast region of N. Africa. : SUDAN
51. Sign: Fr. : GESTE
52. Prospero's aid. : ARIEL
53. Norway's Foreign Minister. : LANGE
54. Secy. of State under Cleveland. : OLNEY
56. Mended, as a shoe. : SOLED
58. City near Salerno. : SARNO
59. Of a doctrine. : ISMAL
60. Verb form. : SHALL
63. City in Utah. : OGDEN
65. Extreme. : ULTRA
68. Moro chiefs. : DATOS
69. Dog family. : CANIS
70. Canal Zone town. : ANCON
72. Narrow inlet. : FIORD
73. Euripides drama. : MEDEA
74. Flower. : ASTER
76. Avarice. : GREED
78. Former President of Security Council. : MALIK
80. Large lake S. of Leningrad. : ILMEN
82. Nursed. : FOSTERED
84. Held. : RETAINED
86. Vinegar salt. : ACETATE
87. Figure with nine sides. : NONAGON
88. Motoring. : DRIVING
89. Meridian. : NOON
91. U. S. Ambassador to Italy. : DUNN
93. Port in N. Z. : DUNEDIN
94. Luxurious. : ELEGANT
95. Fades again. : REWANES
98. Disturbance. : FRACAS
100. Thicket. : BOSKET
103. Blockade. : SIEGE
104. Dear: Fr. : CHERE
105. Court official of India. : AMALA
107. For men only. : STAG
108. Hit: Colloq. : SWAT
109. Scent: Span. : OLER
111. Wild sheep. : SNA
113. War agency. : OWI
115. Jo's sister. : AMY

Answer summary: 10 unique to this puzzle, 23 debuted here and reused later, 13 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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