Frances Hansen
Frances Hansen 

YANKEE DOODLES

New York Times, Sunday, June 13, 1976

Author: Frances Hansen
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 170, Blocks: 96, Avg Word Len: 5.09, Missing: { Z }
Open Squares: 139, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 18, XRef: 0
Frances Hansen has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles and 40 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1976, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Epstein : JACOB
6. Fellow : CHAP
10. Duel preludes : SLAPS
15. Seats for Shipwreck Kelly : FLAGPOLES
21. City of Japan : OSAKA
22. Kind of bean : LIMA
23. Add up : TOTAL
24. Fr. menu item : SALADE
25. Hindu lute : SITAR
26. Susa's land : ELAM
27. Greek market : AGORA
28. Wintry : HIEMAL
29. Words by Henry H. Bennett : HATSOFFTHEFLAGISPASSINGBY
33. Hazel or pea : NUT
34. Drug initials : LSD
35. Forms : SHAPES
36. Arrests : RUNSIN
40. After amas : AMAT
42. Scary word : BOO
44. Papers: Abbr. : MSS
45. Letter : VEE
48. Mrs. Perón : EVITA
49. Summer drink : ADE
50. Rest upon : OVERLAP
53. Poetic cattle : KINE
54. Highwayman Claude : DUVAL
55. Cut grass : MOW
56. Ointment : NARD
57. Diminutive suffix : CLE
59. Paris suburb : ISSY
60. Florida land-developer : FLAGLER
61. Fern spores : SORI
62. Casey Jones, for one : ENGINEER
64. Puerto ___ : RICO
65. Without: Fr. : SANS
66. Waste allowances : TRETS
68. Have a bite : EAT
69. List : ROSTER
71. ___ Alto : PALO
73. Invited to a penthouse : HADUP
77. Bar bill : TAB
79. Make up for : ATONE
80. What Key was glad to see : THATOURFLAGWASSTILLTHERE
85. Naval order above captain : FLAGRANK
86. ___ Paulo : SAO
87. Bandwagon ism : METOO
88. Make ___ for it (flee) : ARUN
89. Antelopes : SAIGAS
91. Football gains: Abbr. : DNS
93. Finnish lake : INARI
95. " . . . spare your country's ___ said" : FLAGSHE
99. Spin: Scot. : TIRL
100. Grew an iris : RAISEDAFLAG
105. Polite interruption : AHEM
106. Yarn knot : SLUB
107. "I cannot tell ___" : ALIE
108. In the style of : ALA
109. Rock cavities : VUGS
110. Card game : LOO
111. Trite : STALE
112. Nourish : FEED
113. Conned : FLEECED
115. ___ truce (parley prelude) : FLAGOF
116. Arabian land : QATAR
117. Before H.S.T. : FDR
118. Pitch : TAR
120. Compass point : NNE
121. Kiln : OAST
123. Most impolite : RUDEST
124. Popular lane : LOVERS
126. Babel had one: Abbr. : TWR
127. Miss Farrow : MIA
128. What Betsy Ross said? : ISEWEDUNFLAGGINGLYONTHATFLAG
138. George M. Cohan, notably : FLAGWAVER
139. Range, as of emotions : GAMUT
140. Octavia, to Nero : UXOR
141. Put a levy on : TAXED
142. Make a mockery of : GIBEAT
143. Tactless : BRASH
144. German one : EINE
145. Tagalog servant : ALILA
146. Curls the lip : SNEERS
147. Matchmaker of "Fiddler" : YENTE
148. Nursery need, in baby-talk : DIDY
149. Gosh! : GOLLY
1. Chaff : JOSH
2. Vast land area : ASIA
3. Suffragist Carrie : CATT
4. Trappist cheeses : OKAS
5. Like Münchhausen's home? : BARONIAL
6. Split : CLEFT
7. Sword part : HILT
8. Asian nurse : AMAH
9. Actress Mason : PAMELA
10. Proper : STAID
11. Ship journals : LOGS
12. Over : ATOP
13. Sunshade : PARASOL
14. Cut sharply : SLASH
15. Commanders' boats : FLAGSHIPS
16. Patriot Thomas and family : PAINES
17. Cassini et al. : OLEGS
18. Elia : LAMB
19. V-___ (May 8, 1945) : EDAY
20. Seasoning, in Paris : SEL
30. "Ain't We Got ___?" : FUN
31. Patio slab : FLAGSTONE
32. Taste : SAMPLE
36. Mutineers' pennants : REDFLAGS
37. Palate part : UVULA
38. Actor David : NIVEN
39. Like a certain banner : STARSPANGLED
40. Dote on : ADORE
41. "Stay ___" (Biblical plea) : MEWITHFLAGONS
42. Arctic sight : BERG
43. Do ___ (all-out) : ORDIE
45. Guest : VISITOR
46. Mise ___ : ENSCENE
47. Pooh's donkey friend : EEYORE
49. In a mood for love : AMOROUS
51. Heflin : VAN
52. Perfumery solvent : ACETAL
53. Wagnerian soprano : KIRSTENFLAGSTAD
58. Slip : ERR
61. Normandy town : STLO
63. Old Glory, Union Jack et al. : NATIONALFLAGS
67. Observed : SAW
70. Pearl Harbor site : OAHU
72. Aleutian island : ATKA
74. Barrier : DAM
75. Employ : USE
76. Attention-getting sound : PST
78. "A ___ bugles, a ruffle of drums," : BLAREOF
80. Followed : TRAILED
81. More perilous : HAIRIER
82. Type of tire : RADIAL
83. Thou: Fr. : TOI
84. Shipshape : TRIM
85. Arizona city : FLAGSTAFF
90. Spanish Mrs. : SRA
92. Seas or wonders : SEVEN
94. Not give ___ : AHOOT
96. Agenda : SLATE
97. Oahu dances : HULAS
98. Ger. president : EBERT
101. Drake or Lunt : ALFRED
102. Mussolini's title : DUCE
103. Ripen : AGE
104. Hails, as a cab : FLAGSDOWN
111. Child's game : SQUATTAG
114. Trap : ENSNARE
118. Ready ___ (off the rack) : TOWEAR
119. Wards off : AVERTS
122. Debated : ARGUED
123. Jap. coin : RIN
124. Mississippi sight : LEVEE
125. Football, at Eton : RUGBY
126. Church pledge : TITHE
127. Comic Amsterdam : MOREY
128. "Heads ___ tails you lose" : IWIN
129. "Quién ___?" : SABE
130. Rail-crossing guard : FLAGMAN
131. Puff of wind : GUST
132. Roman 62 : LXII
133. "___ Cassius has a lean . . . " : YOND
134. Angel's headgear : HALO
135. Leaf angle : AXIL
136. Daisies don't do it : TELL
137. June 14 : FLAGDAY
138. James Montgomery et al. : FLAGGS

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