It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.

New York Times, Saturday, January 13, 1968

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { none — this is a pangram }, Scrabble score: 321 (avg 1.72)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
1
J
2
A
3
W
4
S
5
S
6
L
7
I
8
P
9
C
10
L
11
A
12
M
13
A
C
R
E
14
C
H
A
S
E
15
L
I
M
E
16
C
H
E
R
17
C
H
E
Z
L
A
18
F
E
M
M
E
19
K
E
N
20
H
O
L
Y
21
I
F
N
O
T
22
B
O
I
L
23
C
24
O
N
T
25
T
26
O
27
B
E
O
R
28
C
R
U
I
S
29
E
30
R
31
S
32
I
R
A
N
33
A
L
I
S
T
34
L
E
A
35
M
U
R
D
36
E
37
R
M
Y
S
T
E
38
R
I
E
S
39
O
R
O
40
L
E
A
D
S
41
O
A
K
S
42
N
O
N
43
S
E
N
S
E
44
B
45
R
A
S
S
Y
46
A
V
E
S
47
L
I
O
N
48
S
49
E
50
R
V
E
51
H
U
G
S
52
O
53
N
54
A
55
P
L
A
I
N
56
C
57
L
O
T
H
E
58
S
M
E
N
59
A
K
I
N
60
O
S
S
E
T
61
C
O
X
A
62
D
O
N
G
63
Q
U
E
S
64
D
O
T
S
© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,727
Across Down
1. Parts of a nutcracker. : JAWS
5. Garment. : SLIP
9. Quahog. : CLAM
13. Mediterranean seaport. : ACRE
14. Portrait on a $10,000 bill. : CHASE
15. Citrus fruit. : LIME
16. Sûreté slogan. : CHERCHEZLAFEMME
19. Perception. : KEN
20. Sacred. : HOLY
21. Otherwise. : IFNOT
22. Seethe. : BOIL
23. Lease: Abbr. : CONT
25. "___ not to be . . . " : TOBEOR
28. Squad cars. : CRUISERS
32. Where Tabriz is. : IRAN
33. Out of plumb. : ALIST
34. Mead. : LEA
35. Reading matter. : MURDERMYSTERIES
39. Spanish gold. : ORO
40. Indications. : LEADS
41. Trees. : OAKS
42. How absurd! : NONSENSE
44. Loud. : BRASSY
46. The birds. : AVES
47. Celebrity. : LION
48. Tennis term. : SERVE
51. Embraces. : HUGS
52. ___ shoestring. : ONA
55. Characters in 35 Across. : PLAINCLOTHESMEN
59. Like. : AKIN
60. Central Caucasian. : OSSET
61. The hip. : COXA
62. Bell sound. : DONG
63. Inquiry: Abbr. : QUES
64. Flecks. : DOTS
1. Car trunk item. : JACK
2. Become distressed. : ACHE
3. Bird. : WREN
4. Continued story: Abbr. : SER
5. Conch. : SHELL
6. Reluctant to act. : LAZY
7. Geographical abbreviation. : ISL
8. Shade of green. : PEA
9. Chinks. : CLEFTS
10. Delineate. : LIMN
11. Shot and shell: Colloq. : AMMO
12. Proper. : MEET
14. Vocal group. : CHOIR
17. Half a toy train. : CHOO
18. Limited in nature. : FINITE
22. Curve. : BEND
23. ___-cross. : CRISS
24. Dispossess. : OUST
25. "___ of Athens." : TIMON
26. Mining center of Bolivia. : ORURO
27. Lord of the realm. : BARON
28. Glasgow's river. : CLYDE
29. Hebrew prophet. : ELIAS
30. Exudes. : REEKS
31. Uppity, in a way. : SASSY
33. Bring together. : AMASS
36. Jets, for one. : ELEVEN
37. M. Clair. : RENE
38. Color. : ROAN
43. Putting aside. : SAVING
44. Loop in a rope. : BIGHT
45. Table wine. : ROSE
47. Old guitars. : LUTES
48. Miner's nail. : SPAD
49. City on the Humboldt. : ELKO
50. Weather word. : RAIN
51. Gardener's need. : HOSE
52. Melville title. : OMOO
53. Adjacent. : NEXT
54. Miscellanies. : ANAS
56. "Le ___ d'Or." : COQ
57. Baton Rouge campus. : LSU
58. Degree. : SCD

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

|