It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.

New York Times, Wednesday, January 13, 1954

Author:
Albert Carroll
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.49, Missing: { F J K Q U W X Z }, Scrabble score: 272 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 84, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
Albert Carroll has 5 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
1
S
2
E
3
C
4
T
5
G
6
A
7
P
8
S
9
N
10
A
11
I
12
L
13
E
T
H
I
14
C
A
L
L
Y
15
T
O
S
T
I
16
C
H
O
C
H
O
S
A
N
17
R
A
S
E
S
18
R
E
P
19
A
L
O
N
E
20
O
H
A
R
E
21
E
R
I
22
A
S
23
E
R
24
S
T
25
G
A
T
26
T
I
N
S
27
G
28
O
R
G
E
T
29
A
N
T
30
S
C
E
P
31
T
I
C
32
E
D
E
33
N
I
T
E
34
I
S
N
T
35
T
A
R
E
36
C
37
H
38
I
C
A
G
O
39
I
N
S
T
40
E
41
A
42
D
43
H
A
M
44
R
E
B
45
E
C
S
46
O
R
L
O
47
O
V
O
48
I
R
E
D
49
A
P
R
I
L
50
R
E
G
51
A
N
52
R
I
53
G
54
I
D
55
A
M
O
56
T
H
E
M
A
57
A
L
A
B
A
58
S
T
E
R
59
L
A
N
E
S
60
L
E
V
A
N
T
I
N
E
61
E
D
E
R
62
E
S
E
R
63
A
C
T
S
© 1954, The New York TimesNo. 1,660
Across
1
Denomination. : SECT
5
Spaces. : GAPS
9
Spike. : NAIL
13
Morally. : ETHICALLY
15
Composer of "Goodbye." : TOSTI
16
Madame Butterfly. : CHOCHOSAN
17
Demolishes. : RASES
18
Corded fabric. : REP
19
Solo. : ALONE
20
Anne ___ McCormick. : OHARE
21
Assam silkworms. : ERIAS
23
Formerly: Archaic. : ERST
25
Rod. : GAT
26
Containers. : TINS
27
Piece of armor to protect the throat. : GORGET
29
Six-legged insect. : ANT
30
A doubting Thomas: Var. : SCEPTIC
32
Follower of a certain British statesman. : EDENITE
34
"There ___ any more." : ISNT
35
Weed. : TARE
36
Where Mrs. O'Leary lived. : CHICAGO
39
In place of. : INSTEAD
43
"Scenery chewer." : HAM
44
Medieval musical instruments. : REBECS
46
Flat plinth, in architecture. : ORLO
47
Egg: Comb. form. : OVO
48
Riled. : IRED
49
Springtime. : APRIL
50
Cordelia's sister. : REGAN
52
Unbending. : RIGID
55
I love: Latin. : AMO
56
A term in logic. : THEMA
57
Smooth and white. : ALABASTER
59
Hurdler's paths. : LANES
60
Native of Syria or Lebanon. : LEVANTINE
61
Tributary of the Fulda. : EDER
62
Weights of Denmark. : ESER
63
Parts of "Strange Interlude." : ACTS
Down
1
Things not to be told. : SECRETS
2
Of the upper regions of space. : ETHERIC
3
Platform shoe of 17th and 18th centuries. : CHOPINE
4
Muscular contraction. : TIC
5
Subject of Wilde ballad. : GAOL
6
Too. : ALSO
7
Machine tool for cutting. : PLANER
8
Working together. : SYNERGETIC
9
One of the Websters. : NOAH
10
Aftrican spear. : ASSAGAI
11
Repeating. : ITERANT
12
Diminutive of Elizabeth. : LISETTE
14
Man's name: Abbr. : CHAS
15
Pig's feet. : TROTTERS
22
Jelly. : ASPIC
24
Portable chairs. : SEDANS
27
Miss Rogers. : GINGER
28
Seasonal beverage. : OCTOBERALE
31
Catherines I and II. : TSARINAS
33
Indian greeting meaning "friend." : NETOP
36
Gleeful sound, à la Lewis Carroll. : CHORTLE
37
Possessed: 2 wds. : HAVEHAD
38
Well-known first name on TV. : IMOGENE
40
Departing from the usual course. : ERRATIC
41
Food. : ALIMENT
42
Actress Gray. : DOLORES
45
Roman magistrates. : EDILES
49
Mohammedan call to prayer: Var. : ADAN
51
Yankee: Abbr. : AMER
53
Presented. : GAVE
54
Shaped piece of metal. : IBAR
58
Depot: Abbr. : STA

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 10 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

|