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Puzzles for April, 1952
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Tue 4/1/1952
SPASACESSARK
AWASHRHEAALAI
BONHOMMERICHARD
ERIROOFLOANED
DECATURBEAR
FERCORSAIRS
SCHARNHORSTNEH
HOERAPOARCA
ELLFLYINGCLOUD
SEMOLINAORA
RUBECRUSADE
AVIATEAOKIMER
MISTERCHRISTIAN
OSLOTOADEAGLE
SEEREBBSROOT

Left 54-Down clue as in original, but the ship was "The Pequod."

Wed 4/2/1952
SARCASMBAGNOLD
ARIETTAALIENOR
UNFATALCONVENE
LOTSBLOKEEGGS
EASERSCRASS
CLEFTTATAR
LEGITSDOMESDAY
AVERELLPOSTAGE
PYRENEESSTEVEN
DYNESEVERS
PACTSIMPEDE
ODORWEIRSDAWN
SARACENASTORIA
EMPIRICTEARING
DESTINYSNEEZES
Thu 4/3/1952
GALAABLEACOCK
ADAMLEAHPAULA
BONEHEADSASTIR
OBELISKSSCHOOL
RESINSHELF
ATTACHEETCH
SAWSORRELSOLO
PURASNAILSWAM
ATOMCOWLESNYE
TONEALLAYED
GRANDDOALL
MEDINADIMAGGIO
AROCKARGENTINA
IDEALZOOMALEM
MARNEOPTOGENS
Fri 4/4/1952
SOHOOHARAMEAD
ALANGAMERAPSE
FINGERWAVERITE
ENDUREHANDICAP
MARSEMAIN
TAREGAPREFER
TWIDDLERRESOLE
HIDAROSEOLD
ANEMICATLANTIS
TENORTRAGOBS
BALIYERBA
REDBEARDTELLME
ALIIWARDHEELER
SIRSENARESERA
PATHSATYRTRET
Sat 4/5/1952
DAFTSLEEPECHO
ETUIOUTRETHAN
CORNOSTIAHONE
KUOMINTANGAUKS
STRINGYRUNE
NISPRESENTS
HOSEAGREEKLOW
AMURPAEANDANA
RANARMEDDEIGN
DRYCLEANSOL
AIDESILESIA
EFTSMAOTZETUNG
DISCPEREZENDE
OLEOTRAILRUIN
MENSSONNESPAT

Original 33-Down clue had "across"; changed to "Across."

Sun 4/6/1952SPRING GLEANING
JULIANASHOFARSSCHUMAN
ANAGRAMTIRALEEHAULAGE
PINNATEOUTCASTASSURED
OTOKANINHEREFORESIND
NILSLEWISMICROPINTOI
IVIESDISTRACTEDCURARE
CENTERSHOOKSELACALMS
TEERAGIBEMILY
SILENCERTUNASSOMEBODY
KNEERUINEGYPTSPOUSES
IVSBUNNIESSAICULRICH
MOSSADEGHSIPHIGENEIA
PLEASESITSENSIGNSRAP
EVERESTLEAPSYOLAMERE
RESORCINSUITESUBSIDED
NIECETOEDSLUR
ALIGNEVASNEGUSERICAS
LETSGOAMUSEMENTSFAURE
MAHSUNDANCESLAINMETA
EDAMTOASTERSARMORBIB
RECITERSINITICPREFACE
IRANIANEMANATEESTELLE
ASSENTSREEGGEDRESILES
Mon 4/7/1952
MCTHINGYALEMEN
ARRIVALOVERATE
SIAMESEGAVILAN
SECSHAMUSCOLE
AREANORTH
SLIESTOATIS
MASSACREPOLISH
IMPUTESLAVALLE
LEEREDDETESTED
KNEESDEBARK
TERRAADES
GALAMYRNASIWO
ALABAMAEMITTED
GARBLEDSINATRA
ENDEARSENGROSS
Tue 4/8/1952
KAHNSWEEPBLAT
ALEEHANNARIRE
ROADMASTERANNA
LEDESTETANDEM
MASTERMIND
AGATHAOCTOPUS
BASESPILEASE
BITSVOILEUSNA
ALEROUTSSTEM
SYRIANSGAMMAS
CASABLANCA
XANADUOOSTSKI
MUIRPOSTMASTER
ATTUPONTEHERA
SOASESSENERNS
Wed 4/9/1952
PASHAVEALACME
ACHESELSACHAN
SHISHKEBABTINT
SAGSUREODENSE
UTETRYTRADEIN
PERMITHEIRSOT
SUITTENTRENE
MOSSADEGH
PACECARSREGO
AVAFORTPIERRE
HARMERSARMABA
LINEUPIDOEDIT
ELANINSUFFLATE
VEGAOEILALTAR
IDEMNESTREELS
Thu 4/10/1952
KENNANSARTRE
AROUSEAPPARENT
IRONERPREJUDGE
SANSVERAACRID
ETEFELONSKIND
RADIOANGUSVEE
TRIPSDESEED
BREEDSLAMARR
GREASETUNIS
RUMTAMARTHOLE
USISLEVENERAX
ESTESWERECANT
LETTERERPLUNGE
SLATTERNAIRGUN
SLOTHSLEASED
Fri 4/11/1952
SPARKSAFLFORE
EUGENEIRAOMIT
CRATERMACVEAGH
TARASMEUSEHOE
ISSUEDSNARL
BENNETTSATE
ERATREEMALAYA
ANYAADORELIAR
MASSEYSURFNRA
ELSESCOOTER
ADLAIASTERN
PROASSAYLESUD
PORTSAIDBOWERY
LONEILIORANGE
ELANLYESNYDER
Sat 4/12/1952
RACCOONAGELESS
UNHINGELARAMIE
STATUEOFLINCOLN
TORSERIOUSREA
LILASANUSGYNT
ENEMYMATBRUCE
RESPIRALMOINES
LUPUSPALMI
STALERBEREAVES
TRUESERRSCENT
RIGSSLAVEERMA
EPHSHIVERSSAM
TOTALITARIANISM
CLOTURESERETSE
HINTERSESSAYER
Sun 4/13/1952OF PEOPLE AND PLACES
SABATHATTACHOLAFEACH
EVALUEMURPHYHAPLESSLY
CAMPFIREGIRLSIMPARTIAL
TUBFLUNGOOSCOPESEDRA
SNOWSIDENEORAMASSEAN
TOADNEROPANELED
ZOOSSASSCSNVASSAR
BOXINGKNACKDESTINE
EXERTIVEROBUSTINHUMAN
TINSVENDIBLEOASTPOST
ADOMESSEDESCUTCHEON
SEPTATUNGACTEORIEL
HUMBLENESSSHIRESAVA
ODORREDEWESTERNSACID
BOBBIESDRAPEDESTIMATE
OPIATESAMIGOOCULAR
LEANEDARKCOWSEPOS
MERMAIDNUBSNEVA
CASSREASSUREBESSSETS
ALOHAALTHEASMNIUMSHA
COLERIDGESISTINECHAPEL
TEDDYBEARSLEETYRODENT
ISISARMSASSESSESDRAS
Mon 4/14/1952
PORTSPAINBRIG
AMERTORTEROSE
RATEELMERDAVIS
TRAMMELSERNEST
LOOPSPIED
SPIRALBADGERED
ERANEWELSIEGE
VOTESOBERSIRE
EVENTRESETNED
ROSTRUMSSHAFTS
RAPSPHILO
ASSAILTRISTRAM
JEANNATHANECHO
OMITNEESEZEAL
GINSDANESASST
Tue 4/15/1952
SLATEJUMPFALL
COMETARIAOLEO
ARENAPINKOTTO
PANDORADICTION
RIANTSAPS
DICINGRETRACTS
ENOLSOUTANDOUT
ELMHALDANEPTO
PAPERBAGSGAETA
SWANDIVETILSIT
GILDSALEM
LINGUALUSHERED
EDOMNEARARISE
NINACODALINTY
TOSSENDSLAKES
Wed 4/16/1952
BESSOBISCODA
EXONARENAAVER
RIMABIDDYSEMI
ELOPEDSISTERED
FEZRUBICONRAN
TRADUCEDTHINE
APTNESSIDES
CLINTONOPENERS
HINTRYSKIND
IBSENTORTURED
LETIMPALERONE
DRAWLERSLYRICS
RANARUSSEALOP
ETCHINEPTNERO
NEERTENTTRET
Thu 4/17/1952
AHABTIBETOSLO
NOSEARISERIOS
TWEEDLEDEEALVA
SEALIONSTINKER
ZONEDENTS
WAFERSPURLCBS
ARABTOPSECRET
REBUSUKETHERE
PARBOILEDRENE
SRIONLYSOONER
CENSEHELM
CHARGESATIATES
AUTOCOTTONTAIL
PLODTALESIERI
PARESTORECLEM
Fri 4/18/1952
CASELABORGRIP
UPONABUSELINE
BESSTRUMANAGRA
EXOTICSKETCHES
ACHSAWAIT
SPARKMANDEWAR
IOUSOVIETRITE
LISPNEGRISNOB
ANTITRENTSGNU
STREWRELAPSES
ADOPTSEUL
BALMORALPLEDGE
UNIOAGITATIONS
STANHUBERARAS
TENTASSETDATE
Sat 4/19/1952
APRILIDASSAKI
REESEMISLEARNS
NEWHAMPSHIRITES
AWEPARROTSEAU
LEAHPOORTARDE
LEVEEPOETLIER
SEAMLETEMBARS
VIERGAEA
BALERSDERANGE
AMANEDERLIONS
TASSOECONAUTO
ITAMETONICGEO
SELFNOURISHMENT
TULLIANUMEARTH
AREANEMORESEE
Sun 4/20/1952ABOUT THE WORLD
LOVETTPASTOREBARUCH
ENAMORESTONIAURANIA
HERSEYRIALTOSRIMINI
MIGSMARAGDDIANATUN
ADAHALONEPEELSPERA
NASALBNSFLOSSPISAN
MOSESHEARTACHE
CRIMEANBEANOTOUTERS
HERESYCLARKDIPTERAL
EVERSROARSGRASSEPI
MELSCOLINPRUNEAMID
INAWESERDEEMSPRIDE
SUNRISESBORESTARTAR
MEDUSANAARONCAREENS
SERBONIANKAVAS
HEUSSEXITSAETSTANG
ENTEGROSSGREEKSLOE
ADOSIGNEFLENSESEVE
REPEALITERATETHAMES
SAINTEATTIRESCONANT
TRADESNEATESTHENNAS
Mon 4/21/1952
ASCHSTEMBIDU
EXTRATUNAOBIS
BIRONELIZABETH
BLENDELDERATE
EUROPEARMOR
WATSONSAME
ARCPEDATEAMOS
STATEDEPARTMENT
PYROALEGARRCA
RAYETINCAN
MAPESTEEPEE
EWESABERLARDS
DANNEMORAARIAS
ARGOMONSNEEDS
LEONOKIEERSE
Tue 4/22/1952
DAYTONCADENT
ODOACERMALABAR
MEDIATEABALONE
ILESTANDINNEA
NILEADORNPITT
ENEASINEPUTTS
ERSKINEPELEE
TINGROSA
LEEDSDEPOSED
CORNSSOSSKIRL
ACIDSCOTTINEE
MAGALAMEINASP
DROLLERPRELUDE
ENNEADSSECEDER
NOESISSKEINS

Added the accent over "e" in the 53-Down clue "___ Misérables."

Wed 4/23/1952
HOLYLANDSCAR
POTBOILERWARE
WHITSUNDAYIRED
EOSREARANTON
ENTERSANGELO
KIETASTANISLAS
SCRATCHINGSSEE
TARANTULA
AMEPARTISANISM
GUNSLIDESNIGER
ADRIANADSORB
THORNDINKREI
HOURDESERTSONG
ALTEELABORATE
SEEDBAYONETS
Thu 4/24/1952
DISBARDEIRDRE
OTTAWAADMIRAL
SERGESDIPLOMAT
AMASPEALLIPPO
GENESPIERTASM
EDDIEASSETGIB
TRACTSERENO
FASCISTLITURGY
ARCHESLINOS
UMERAVELNEHRU
CONSMENADSEAT
ERATORICEWAIT
TIRESOMEAVERSE
NINEPINLISTER
GODSENTSATYRS
Fri 4/25/1952
WARSAWSCRAPER
GORILLATEACAKE
NEEDIERALGERIA
USAMUFFLESEND
STILLSEDGY
EBBSEASTER
COUEPLYIMAGED
HAYWARDVASSILY
ORSINIHALERLE
NASSAUSLED
FROGOPINED
OARSNORTERSHO
STEALERERISTIC
SEAPORTRIPPERS
ADDRESSSESAME
Sat 4/26/1952
ALPSSOCKSHOT
COREAMEERHAVE
TWEEDLEDEERHEE
SEPTUAGENARIANS
HERALIN
FAMILYTHICKSET
EVANSFROZEELY
LINGSUEDETRIP
OSOBUSESWHITE
NORSEMENJOINED
ARMBORN
SPONTANEOUSNESS
KINDRESISTIBLE
INCAYEASTSOUL
PEELDUESHEEL
Sun 4/27/1952WHO'S WHO?
ABILENEBROKESTLOCKMAN
TOLEDANRIPOSTEEMANATE
RUMPELSTILTSKINNAVAJOS
ITERAURALSILOSREVOLT
AONESRANNUMERALMERLS
CHEEPNATOSLAVES
DIEHARDWASHDAMSONSPA
ARNALLMESHMEXICODEUS
REVUEPASTURESSADSACKS
ANONLENTAIDESROANOKE
DEYSASTERPERTHOPERAS
FUTURESSERAPIS
ALISONANJOUTIRESHAUL
ROMANCESERFSPRAMONME
GRAFTERSCRACKPOTBRIBE
URGELENITYANEWFOSTER
SEEROBOTSBLEDARREARS
SUTUREBODESTAGS
SCATSSTROLLSJOTETAPE
LAMESTSAMOSPILEDABAS
ARABIASTATTERDEMALIONS
BEREAVEENTEREDPRELUDE
STERNESDIORAMATRISTAN
Mon 4/28/1952
FREDALASREPAY
LOLADELEELIDE
OVERPOWERMANIA
PECKSNIFFANTES
THAISHANDOUT
CAROLSHOLD
ENORMFOOLSGOLD
DONSTANDYOVID
ENSEMBLESANENT
EASYAVERTS
CARFARESNAGS
ALIENFLATNOTES
BLANDAUDITORIA
LANCECRICSERA
ENTEREKESEWER
Tue 4/29/1952
CHARTAMOTIFS
PHOLIENAKIHITO
LILIBETRIGSDAG
ALLESICKESERR
SEANALOESALLA
MANALLOTPRIED
ANDERSENCHESTY
GRASSROOT
SCARABKENNESAW
HALEYMIDGEULA
ALITFONDAPRET
KIMCAUSEDAMNS
OCELOTSNARDICO
SENORASEMERSON
STAPLEDUDEEN
Wed 4/30/1952
CHLOEBOSCTAFT
HEARNOEVILANOA
IAMACAMERASTUN
EVENKINERSARK
FEDERRKERRS
ORIENTSACCO
ABATEDAHASTOW
LILTGAVELHIRE
ELLAEVACALCES
CLOWNALBANY
SCABSOPSLEV
ATACHLORONEVA
NETSEISENHOWER
TREKOVEREATING
ANDYLESSMESTA