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

OF PEOPLE AND PLACES

New York Times, Sunday, January 27, 1946

Author: D. G. Caywood
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 166, Blocks: 88, Avg Word Len: 5.31, Missing: { J W Z }, Scrabble score: 606 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 154, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 52
Dan Caywood has 6 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
1
S
2
T
3
A
4
S
5
S
6
E
7
N
8
A
9
P
10
O
11
S
12
T
13
L
14
E
15
P
16
O
17
T
18
S
19
D
20
A
21
M
22
A
R
R
I
E
R
E
23
B
A
V
A
R
I
A
24
A
D
R
I
A
N
A
25
M
A
S
T
E
R
S
26
B
L
A
T
A
N
T
27
H
E
A
R
I
N
G
28
A
V
E
29
R
O
T
30
A
31
E
L
I
D
E
32
C
A
R
P
33
R
A
N
34
R
E
N
35
D
36
R
E
M
37
I
S
S
38
E
S
39
S
E
N
40
C
Y
M
A
41
A
L
I
A
42
S
43
D
I
E
T
44
M
I
N
G
45
O
M
I
T
46
N
E
T
T
E
47
R
48
A
S
I
49
A
50
B
E
R
T
51
B
52
E
R
A
T
E
53
G
R
E
E
L
E
54
Y
55
I
N
T
56
E
R
N
E
57
B
A
L
I
N
E
58
D
E
U
59
S
60
E
T
N
A
61
T
62
R
O
L
L
63
F
64
L
65
A
66
B
E
L
L
U
67
M
68
L
E
D
69
O
70
A
S
S
E
71
M
72
B
73
L
74
E
75
L
E
M
O
N
76
E
R
A
77
S
E
R
78
D
79
A
V
E
80
N
A
R
E
S
81
O
M
A
R
82
I
N
T
E
G
83
R
A
T
E
84
T
U
R
S
85
A
N
S
A
86
R
87
S
N
E
E
88
E
A
S
I
N
89
G
90
G
E
N
O
A
91
T
A
S
M
A
92
N
I
A
93
P
94
U
T
T
95
A
N
I
96
M
O
S
I
T
Y
97
P
A
R
M
98
A
99
R
I
L
100
E
101
A
M
E
S
102
S
103
A
104
T
I
R
E
105
P
106
L
A
C
A
T
107
E
108
P
A
P
109
E
110
E
111
T
112
E
113
S
A
R
O
D
A
114
R
A
I
L
115
M
I
L
116
K
117
D
E
X
T
E
R
118
O
K
R
A
119
P
E
R
T
120
Q
U
I
121
T
122
L
O
I
R
E
123
S
H
A
D
124
A
N
T
I
125
S
126
S
U
L
T
A
127
N
128
N
O
R
M
129
C
A
N
130
U
131
P
G
O
132
G
A
133
S
P
E
134
S
C
A
135
R
136
L
A
I
137
A
L
G
138
E
R
I
A
139
P
A
L
M
A
T
140
E
141
O
V
E
142
R
A
C
T
143
G
I
E
S
S
E
N
144
E
N
S
U
I
T
E
145
M
A
N
A
T
E
E
146
E
N
D
E
A
R
S
147
S
T
E
R
N
E
R
148
A
L
I
P
E
D
S
© 1946, The New York TimesNo. 207
Across Down
1. Possible G. O. P. candidate in '48. : STASSEN
8. One charged with a high mission. : APOSTLE
15. Place of final German surrender. : POTSDAM
22. The rear. : ARRIERE
23. Birthplace of Nazism. : BAVARIA
24. Character in "Comedy of Errors." : ADRIANA
25. Dictators. : MASTERS
26. Excessively noisy. : BLATANT
27. Judicial investigation. : HEARING
28. Farewell. : AVE
29. Island in Marianas. : ROTA
31. Slur over a final vowel. : ELIDE
32. Find fault. : CARP
33. Hastened. : RAN
34. Tear apart violently. : REND
36. Neglectful. : REMISS
38. Industrial city in Ruhr. : ESSEN
40. Type of wavy molding. : CYMA
41. Nom de plume. : ALIAS
43. Legislature of Denmark. : DIET
44. Chinese dynasty. : MING
45. Ignore intentionally. : OMIT
46. Fisherman. : NETTER
48. Continent in turmoil. : ASIA
50. Man's nickname. : BERT
51. Scold. : BERATE
53. "Go West, young man." : GREELEY
55. Assistant hospital physician. : INTERNE
57. Jute fabric. : BALINE
58. God: Latin. : DEUS
60. Catania's mountain. : ETNA
61. Dwarf or giant. : TROLL
63. Fan used in religious ceremonies. : FLABELLUM
68. Former road into China. : LEDO
70. Convene. : ASSEMBLE
75. Citrus fruit. : LEMON
76. Obliterator. : ERASER
78. Man's nickname. : DAVE
80. Nostrils. : NARES
81. The Bard of Iran. : OMAR
82. Assemble various parts. : INTEGRATE
84. Caucasian goats with tough chin whiskers. : TURS
85. Early followers of Mohammed. : ANSAR
87. Snick and ___. : SNEE
88. Facilitating. : EASING
90. Ligurian city. : GENOA
91. Hobart is its capital. : TASMANIA
93. Golf stroke. : PUTT
95. Malignity. : ANIMOSITY
97. City E of Genoa. : PARMA
99. Incite to anger. : RILE
101. Home of Iowa State. : AMES
102. Subtle sarcasm. : SATIRE
105. Conciliate. : PLACATE
108. French South Pacific island. : PAPEETE
113. Large city N of Bombay. : SARODA
114. Scoff. : RAIL
115. Coconut juice. : MILK
117. On the right. : DEXTER
118. Gumbo. : OKRA
119. Sprightly. : PERT
120. Forsake. : QUIT
122. Nantes' rival. : LOIRE
123. Food fish. : SHAD
124. Chronic antagonists. : ANTIS
126. Moslem title. : SULTAN
128. Criterion. : NORM
129. May be able. : CAN
130. Ascent. : UPGO
132. Canadian peninsula, Gulf of St. Lawrence. : GASPE
134. Blemish. : SCAR
136. Medieval story. : LAI
137. Where the Berbers live. : ALGERIA
139. Webbed. : PALMATE
141. Exaggerate a role. : OVERACT
143. Capital of upper Hesse, Prussia. : GIESSEN
144. In a series. : ENSUITE
145. Herbivorous aquatic mammal with big eyes and tough whiskers. : MANATEE
146. Holds in affection. : ENDEARS
147. More exacting. : STERNER
148. Wing-footed animals. : ALIPEDS
1. Important city on Java: Var. : SAMARANG
2. Boston newspaper. : TRAVELER
3. Salt of arsenious acid. : ARSENITE
4. Brood. : SIT
5. Prophet. : SEER
6. Deviation from the truth. : ERROR
7. Carefully packed. : NESTED
8. Warp yarn. : ABB
9. Canaan. : PALESTINE
10. Elliptical objects. : OVALS
11. Egyptian queen of gods. : SATI
12. What competition is the life of. : TRADE
13. Football officials. : LINESMEN
14. Bore into. : EAT
15. Largest of the Malay States. : PAHANG
16. Stettin's river. : ODER
17. Heavy igneous rock. : TRAP
18. Title. : SIR
19. Big butter and egg man. : DAIRYMAN
20. Fighter in Indo-China. : ANNAMITE
21. Person of distinction. : MAGNATE
30. The bowfin. : AMIA
32. Coin. : CENT
35. Edible fruit. : DATE
37. City near Ancona, on the Adriatic. : IESI
39. City in Rumania, S of Cernauti. : SIRET
40. City near Anzio. : CORI
42. Recipient of first patent for gasoline-driven auto, 1895. : SELDEN
47. 1,000 feet of film. : REEL
49. Prime Minister of Great Britain. : ATTLEE
50. Nail. : BRAD
51. Dances: Fr. : BALS
52. Girl's name. : ELLEN
54. Christmas. : YULE
56. Strenuous. : ENERGETIC
57. Quisling of India. : BOSE
59. Dutch Guiana, capital Paramaribo. : SURINAM
62. City 45 mi. E of Bologna. : RAVENNA
63. Put bond issues into circulation. : FLOAT
64. Duckwood. : LEMNA
65. Accumulate. : AMASS
66. Airbase at Wewak, New Guinea. : BORAM
67. Hair on lion's neck. : MANE
69. Rooms in a harem. : ODAS
71. Matched pairs. : MATES
72. Island just S of Hobart, Tasmania. : BRUNI
73. Dormouse. : LEROT
74. Lengthy dissertation. : ESSAY
77. Footfall. : STEP
79. Caesar's sister. : ATIA
83. City in Western India. : RATLAM
86. Speedy. : RAPID
87. Male parent. : SIRE
89. Interlaced silk trimming. : GIMP
90. History of the life of Christ. : GOSPEL
92. City 20 mi. E of Osaka. : NARA
94. Russian river, 1,120 mi. to the Caspian. : URAL
96. U. S. Senator from New York. : MEAD
98. Aside from. : APART
100. Conventional rules of society. : ETIQUETTE
102. North Pacific island taken by Russia. : SAKHALIN
103. Made orderly. : ARRANGED
104. Batrachian. : TOAD
106. Contender by law. : LITIGANT
107. Jewish month. : ELUL
109. Inhabitant of Exeter. : EXON
110. Blanch. : ETIOLATE
111. Banked with earth. : TERRACED
112. Solitary monks. : EREMITES
113. Thicket. : SOSCAGE
114. City on the Truckee. : RENO
116. Outfits. : KITS
119. Not Christians, Mohammedans or Jews. : PAGANS
121. City on Puget Sound. : TACOMA
125. Mud volcano. : SALSE
126. Where a dictator still rules. : SPAIN
127. Of things maritime. : NAVAL
130. Constellation of the bears. : URSA
131. Wharf. : PIER
133. Mist. : SMUR
135. Famous Italian painter. : RENI
138. Compass point. : ESE
139. Foot-like part. : PES
140. Ever. : EER
142. Quick, sharp blow. : RAP

Answer summary: 12 unique to this puzzle, 40 debuted here and reused later, 12 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

|