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

New York Times, Monday, January 20, 1958

Author: Madeline Corse
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { F J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Madeline Corse has 39 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
1
A
2
M
3
M
4
A
5
C
6
A
7
R
8
O
9
M
10
C
11
R
12
A
13
M
14
S
I
A
M
15
O
P
E
R
A
16
A
I
N
U
17
P
R
O
P
18
U
L
S
I
O
N
19
N
O
I
L
20
S
A
T
21
T
O
E
S
22
T
23
I
T
T
L
E
24
S
25
P
I
N
S
26
R
I
D
E
27
S
28
T
E
E
L
Y
29
C
O
L
O
R
30
A
31
D
32
O
33
T
I
T
L
E
34
S
H
A
L
L
35
U
R
U
36
A
B
U
T
37
C
L
A
R
A
38
E
T
A
T
39
M
I
N
40
L
I
A
R
S
41
S
L
O
P
E
42
P
A
G
43
E
A
N
T
S
44
H
U
M
M
E
R
45
A
V
E
S
46
S
A
M
O
A
47
W
48
R
49
I
T
E
R
50
S
E
R
A
51
T
52
E
53
L
54
R
I
V
E
55
A
56
N
T
A
R
C
57
T
I
C
A
58
A
G
A
R
59
M
I
A
M
I
60
D
O
R
M
61
P
I
N
S
62
A
B
Y
S
S
63
S
N
U
B
© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,128
Across Down
1. Abbess or spiritual mother. : AMMA
5. Billiard shot. : CAROM
10. Stuff. : CRAM
14. Mongkut's country. : SIAM
15. "Vanessa," for example. : OPERA
16. Japanese aborigine. : AINU
17. Force of a rocket. : PROPULSION
19. Short wool fiber. : NOIL
20. Convened. : SAT
21. Parts of pumps. : TOES
22. Iota. : TITTLE
24. Whirls. : SPINS
26. Gangster's finale. : RIDE
27. Adamant. : STEELY
29. River into Gulf of California. : COLORADO
33. Legal possession. : TITLE
34. Auxiliary verb. : SHALL
35. Latin-American country: Abbr. : URU
36. Border on. : ABUT
37. Santa ___. : CLARA
38. "L'___, c'est moi." : ETAT
39. Lowest degree: Abbr. : MIN
40. Deceivers. : LIARS
41. Incline. : SLOPE
42. Spectacular exhibitions. : PAGEANTS
44. Energetic person: Slang. : HUMMER
45. The birds: Zool. : AVES
46. Group of Pacific islands. : SAMOA
47. Journalist. : WRITER
50. Vaccines. : SERA
51. Word element meaning "distant." : TEL
54. Tear apart. : RIVE
55. Location of Hillary expedition. : ANTARCTICA
58. Seaweed substance. : AGAR
59. City on Biscayne Bay. : MIAMI
60. Student quarters. : DORM
61. Trifles. : PINS
62. Bottomless pit. : ABYSS
63. Descriptive of some noses. : SNUB
1. Vipers. : ASPS
2. Remarkable variable star. : MIRA
3. Asian Red. : MAOTSETUNG
4. Unit of electricity: Abbr. : AMP
5. Settlement. : COLONY
6. Recesses in basilicas. : APSES
7. Former Brazilian money. : REIS
8. ___ y plata. : ORO
9. Type of veil. : MANTILLA
10. Easy gait. : CANTER
11. Public disturbance. : RIOT
12. Indigo. : ANIL
13. Slipper. : MULE
18. Practical: Obs. : UTILE
23. Object of great devotion. : IDOL
25. Throw missiles. : PELT
26. Laughs loudly. : ROARS
27. Distinctive mark. : STAMP
28. Shinbone. : TIBIA
29. Scorches. : CHARS
30. Use of electronic devices. : AUTOMATION
31. Arrange in folds. : DRAPE
32. A kind of space. : OUTER
34. Nickname for a thin man. : SLATS
37. Method of movie presentation. : CINERAMA
38. Patron saint of sailors. : ELMO
40. Wash. : LAVE
41. Colorful shrub. : SUMAC
43. Diners. : EATERS
44. ___ tweed. : HARRIS
46. Coal strata. : SEAMS
47. Garment. : WRAP
48. Peak in central Switzerland. : RIGI
49. ___ Petrosky Skivar. : IVAN
50. Brace. : STAY
52. Color. : ECRU
53. Cosset. : LAMB
56. Point. : NIB
57. Gridiron scores. : TDS

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

Found bugs or have suggestions?

|