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POTPOURRI

New York Times, Sunday, January 19, 1964

Author: William A. Lewis, Jr.
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 136, Blocks: 73, Avg Word Len: 5.41, Missing: { J K X Z }, Scrabble score: 516 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 118, Cheaters: 14, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 18
William A. Lewis Jr. has 45 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,285
Across Down
1. Divinities, in Roman myth. : NUMINA
7. Scornful utterances. : BAHS
11. Abruptly: Colloq. : SPANG
16. Well-liked. : POPULAR
17. Fencer's blade. : EPEE
18. Viatic ways of Venice. : CANALS
20. Thiamine, etc. : VITAMINB
21. Completely. : HEARTANDSOUL
24. Evangelist Sankey. : IRA
25. Mellowed surface appearance. : PATINA
27. Fashion name. : DIOR
28. Wise man: Sp. : SABIO
29. One-year-olds. : TOTS
31. Remove a metal from. : DETIN
32. Mimicked a bird. : CAWED
34. In case. : LEST
35. On the other hand. : AGAIN
37. D. C. title: Abbr. : SEN
38. Slant line (/), used in fractions, etc. : SOLIDUS
40. ___ Hsi, famed Chinese empress. : TSU
41. Tranquilized. : LULLED
43. French jurist, Nobelist, 1907. : RENAULT
45. Symptoms of a sort. : RASHES
47. Commercial bonanza. : SELLOUT
49. Young man. : SONNY
50. Sans ___ (without fail): Fr. : FAUTE
51. Early morning hour. : ONEAM
53. Fabric. : NET
54. Of a great poet. : DANTEAN
56. Families. : CLANS
59. Monograph. : PAPER
61. Item at a certain price. : TENCENTER
63. ___ Paul, Kruger's nickname. : OOM
64. Principal. : FIRST
65. Subsequently. : SINCE
66. City of over 3 million. : RIO
67. Ten-year-old's forte. : QUESTIONS
70. Coupled, in architecture. : GEMEL
71. Negative verbal form. : ARENT
73. Defeat with ease. : TROUNCE
74. Mrs.: Sp. : SRA
75. Longear. : BURRO
77. Where Ephesus was. : IONIA
78. Units of illumination. : PHOTS
80. Weight used for stability. : BALLAST
84. Of milk. : LACTIC
86. Meerschaum. : SEAFOAM
88. Dickens character. : WELLER
89. Time. : ERA
90. Far west mountain range. : CASCADE
92. Brightened (up). : LIT
94. Tarnish. : SULLY
95. ___ Blanc. : MONT
97. Hollywood name. : LORRE
98. Dignity. : HONOR
100. Indic language. : PALI
101. One of the seven arts. : MUSIC
103. Breathing space. : REST
104. Outdoor sportsman. : ANGLER
106. Lime tree. : LIN
107. Dwelling place of a sort. : ANOTHERWORLD
110. Designating some friends. : LIFELONG
112. Water down. : DILUTE
113. Adroit. : NEAT
114. Vesper. : EVENING
115. Permitted. : LEGAL
116. Yucca's relative. : SEGO
117. Infer. : DERIVE
1. In no respect. : NOTATALL
2. ___ tree. : UPA
3. To be sulky: Dial. : MUMP
4. "The wrath of Peleus' son . . . " : ILIAD
5. City on the Loire. : NANTES
6. Umpire. : ARBITER
7. Irish dramatist. : BEHAN
8. Copy. : APE
9. Tallying method. : HEADCOUNT
10. In installments. : SERIALLY
11. Alarmed. : SCARED
12. Spider. : PAN
13. Added particulars: Colloq. : ANDS
14. Type of voice. : NASAL
15. Historic playhouse. : GLOBETHEATRE
16. Dugout canoe. : PIROGUE
19. Neighbor of France: Fr. : SUISSE
20. Heart, brain, etc. : VITALS
22. Namely. : TOWIT
23. Water lily. : LOTUS
26. Angels, Giants, etc. : NINES
30. Furrow: Fr. : SILLON
33. Imprisonment. : DURANCE
36. Great White Way sights. : NEONS
38. Sounder. : SANER
39. Cooked. : SAUTE
42. Suitable. : DUE
44. Musical composition. : NONET
46. Type of gun. : STEN
48. Soup thickener. : TAPIOCA
50. Movie star's following. : FANCLUB
52. Chateau-Thierry's river. : MARNE
54. Huge star in Cygnus. : DENEB
55. Berlin's negative. : NEIN
56. "Le ___ d'Or." : COQ
57. Boor. : LOUT
58. The U. S. or its possessions. : AMERICANSOIL
60. Letter addenda. : PSS
61. Dickens character. : TIM
62. Twaddle! : ROT
64. Squeamish. : FINICAL
65. NATO-like group. : SEATO
68. Lampblack. : SOOT
69. Blouse. : TUNIC
70. Composer of "Grand Canyon Suite." : GROFE
71. City on the Rhone. : ARLES
72. Furl. : ROLLUP
74. Boon in summer. : SHADETREE
76. Bleak. : RAW
78. Canada's "first family." : PEARSONS
79. Drawing room. : SALON
81. Popular Berlin tune. : ALLALONE
82. Field for the aggressive. : SELLING
83. Hard on the patience. : TRYING
84. Premise of a syllogism. : LEMMA
85. In evidence. : AROUND
86. Propeller. : SCREW
87. Combined. : MINGLED
91. Reddish brown. : SORREL
93. "___ and learn." : TOLIVE
96. Count, for one. : TITLE
98. ___ do with. : HADTO
99. Advert (to). : REFER
102. Sound of a motor. : CHUG
105. Guido of Italian art. : RENI
108. Greek letter. : ETA
109. Move slowly. : LAG
111. Start of Nero's rule. : LIV

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 11 debuted here and reused later, 12 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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