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New York Times, Thursday, September 27, 1951

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { F J Q U X Z }, Scrabble score: 296 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 82, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
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© 1951, The New York TimesNo. 830
Across
1. Physician to the President. : GRAHAM
7. Hereditary ruler. : DYNAST
13. Boastful defiance. : BRAVADO
14. Don Marquis' "archie" and friends. : ROACHES
16. Former Russian royal family. : ROMANOV
17. Near the coastline. : INSHORE
18. Gremlin. : IMP
19. English black-marketeers. : SPIVS
21. Four: Prefix. : TETRA
22. Wild tribesman of Borneo. : DYAK
24. Instruct. : TEACH
26. Let it stand. : STET
27. The rubber city. : AKRON
29. Mrs. O'Dwyer. : SLOAN
31. Compass point. : ENE
32. Divided into shares. : LOTTED
34. Senator from Louisiana. : ELLENDER
36. Was indebted to. : OWED
38. Long easy stride. : LOPE
39. Senator from Maine. : BREWSTER
43. Furnished with window frames. : SASHED
47. Border. : RIM
48. Part of Arabia. : YEMEN
50. Set of steps for crossing a fence. : STILE
51. French man's name. : YVES
53. Equestrian. : RIDER
55. Little: Comb. form. : STEN
56. Mentioned publicly. : AIRED
58. Early Teutons who invaded the Roman Empire. : GOTHS
60. Hebrew letter. : TAV
61. Dwarfish native of the Philippines. : NEGRITO
63. Rope for pulling a barge. : TOWLINE
65. Arranged terms. : TREATED
66. Legislator. : ENACTOR
67. Orientals. : ASIANS
68. Weight unit expressing fineness of silk, nylon, etc. : DENIER
Down
1. The big threat at recent Japanese treaty conference. : GROMYKO
2. Protective bank of earth. : RAMPART
3. Girl's name. : AVA
4. Twin of Fritz. : HANS
5. Vote to accept. : ADOPT
6. Dore Schary's metier. : MOVIES
7. Governor of New Jersey. : DRISCOLL
8. Thither. : YON
9. Nemesis of the Tweed Ring. : NAST
10. Yearns. : ACHES
11. Loaded with a projectile. : SHOTTED
12. Of the earth. : TERRENE
13. Pertaining to a wedding. : BRIDAL
15. Usher. : SEATER
20. A depression among hills: Poet. : VALE
23. Show slavish obeisance: Var. : KOTOW
25. Angels' headdresses. : HALOS
28. Paper boy. : NEWSY
30. Water scorpions. : NEPAS
33. Hinder. : DETER
35. Hen house sections. : NESTS
37. Minor deities. : DEMIGODS
39. American poet, author of "Thanatopsis." : BRYANT
40. Mediterranean resort area. : RIVIERA
41. Comes into view. : EMERGES
42. Put in order again. : REDO
44. Native of ancient Asia Minor. : HITTITE
45. Former First Lady. : ELEANOR
46. Governor Thornton's capital. : DENVER
49. Produced as clear profit. : NETTED
52. Caravansary. : SERAI
54. River in Switzerland and southern France. : RHONE
57. Forest tree of Asia. : DITA
59. Symbol of Lohengrin. : SWAN
62. Number. : TEN
64. Naval assault boat. : LCI

Answer summary: 11 debuted here and reused later, 10 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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