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

New York Times, Friday, October 11, 1963

Author: Manny Miller
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { K X Z }, Scrabble score: 296 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
Manny Miller has 32 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
1
I
2
M
3
P
4
A
5
S
6
S
7
E
8
M
9
A
10
B
11
Q
12
U
13
A
14
D
E
R
I
V
E
D
15
A
L
A
16
U
P
S
17
L
I
E
D
E
T
E
18
C
T
O
R
19
T
E
S
T
20
E
N
S
21
L
A
N
A
T
E
22
H
E
I
R
23
T
24
U
T
25
T
I
E
S
26
I
N
D
O
27
R
28
H
I
N
E
29
L
A
N
D
30
J
E
W
E
L
31
U
R
D
U
32
U
T
E
33
S
U
F
I
34
T
H
I
35
A
L
E
36
C
O
G
37
L
38
E
39
O
40
G
41
U
L
L
42
T
O
R
43
C
H
E
W
44
P
45
O
I
N
T
46
B
O
M
B
47
S
H
E
L
L
48
L
O
T
S
49
L
E
A
P
50
C
A
L
51
A
L
A
E
52
E
N
D
U
53
R
E
54
M
55
I
56
A
57
N
O
T
W
58
I
T
H
S
T
A
N
59
D
I
N
G
60
E
G
O
61
S
H
U
62
E
N
T
E
N
T
E
63
T
Y
R
64
H
E
R
65
D
I
S
C
A
R
D
© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 5,185
Across Down
1. Deadlock. : IMPASSE
8. Folklore queen. : MAB
11. Sine ___ non. : QUA
14. Traced from source. : DERIVED
15. In the style of. : ALA
16. Downs' associate. : UPS
17. Session with a polygraph. : LIEDETECTORTEST
20. Existence: Lat. : ENS
21. Woolly. : LANATE
22. Eldest son. : HEIR
23. Botheration! : TUT
25. Articles of clothing. : TIES
26. Of an Asian country: Prefix. : INDO
27. Part of West Germany. : RHINELAND
30. Peridot. : JEWEL
31. Eastern language. : URDU
32. Shoshonean. : UTE
33. Moslem mystic. : SUFI
34. Part of a weather report: Abbr. : THI
35. Tavern serving. : ALE
36. Metal tooth. : COG
37. July's sign. : LEO
40. Deceive. : GULL
42. Jutting rock. : TOR
43. Quid of tobacco. : CHEW
44. Location. : POINT
46. Sudden occurrence. : BOMBSHELL
48. Great deal: Colloq. : LOTS
49. Entrechat. : LEAP
50. Presidential nickname. : CAL
51. Petals, in botany. : ALAE
52. Stand. : ENDURE
54. Mamma ___. : MIA
57. All the same. : NOTWITHSTANDING
60. Conceit: Colloq. : EGO
61. Solar deity of Egypt. : SHU
62. Understanding. : ENTENTE
63. Scandinavian god of war. : TYR
64. Pronoun. : HER
65. Term in bridge. : DISCARD
1. Not working. : IDLE
2. German possessive. : MEIN
3. Trickery expert. : PRESTIDIGITATOR
4. Washington agency. : AID
5. Slender. : SVELTE
6. ___ precedent. : SETA
7. Toothless. : EDENTATE
8. Closely tangled. : MATTED
9. Bitter drug. : ALOES
10. Musical measure. : BAR
11. Former ruler. : QUEENWILHELMINA
12. ___ down. : UPSIDE
13. Pseudo science: Abbr. : ASTROL
18. Fictional ship. : CAINE
19. Artful Dodger, for one. : THIEF
24. Burmese statesman. : UNU
27. In a ___. : RUT
28. Princely title: Abbr. : HRH
29. Temporary calm. : LULL
30. Container. : JUG
33. Tree of apple family. : SORB
35. Musical high. : ALT
36. Calculated. : COMPUTED
38. Conger. : EEL
39. Hoot ___. : OWL
41. Rip. : UNSEW
42. Small animals. : TOADS
43. Oriental tea. : CHA
44. Pluto. : PLANET
45. Study of birds' eggs. : OOLOGY
46. Book and screen classic. : BENHUR
47. Bloodhounds' specialties. : SCENTS
49. River of Hades. : LETHE
53. Wife of a ruler. : RANI
55. Preface: Abbr. : INTR
56. Venerable. : AGED
58. Rather: Suffix. : ISH
59. Month: Abbr. : DEC

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

|