This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.

New York Times, Monday, October 19, 1964

54-Across : Breed of dog.

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { B J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 1, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
1
C
2
R
3
A
4
M
5
S
6
P
7
O
8
K
9
E
10
R
11
P
H
A
R
A
O
12
H
13
F
O
U
N
D
E
14
R
15
R
A
D
I
C
L
E
16
R
E
C
E
I
V
E
17
I
R
I
S
H
18
Y
19
E
A
20
H
A
T
E
S
21
A
L
A
E
22
S
W
A
N
23
S
24
D
O
R
E
25
M
E
T
26
S
P
A
R
K
E
27
R
28
R
I
A
29
S
E
30
A
T
E
R
S
31
T
I
32
N
S
E
L
33
I
R
E
D
34
D
O
D
O
35
A
36
S
37
T
R
I
D
38
R
E
V
E
R
39
S
40
E
41
C
H
E
42
P
E
43
R
U
S
E
S
44
C
M
45
L
46
C
A
R
47
D
48
D
I
N
E
R
49
P
U
P
A
50
E
R
R
O
51
R
52
L
T
R
53
G
E
T
I
N
54
S
P
A
N
I
55
E
L
56
T
57
H
E
A
T
R
E
58
S
E
C
T
O
R
S
59
S
E
T
T
L
E
S
60
N
E
S
T
S
61
H
A
Y
E
S
© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,559
Across
1
Stuffs. : CRAMS
6
Game. : POKER
11
Ruler. : PHARAOH
13
Sink. : FOUNDER
15
Rootlet. : RADICLE
16
Get. : RECEIVE
17
Kind of stew. : IRISH
18
Affirmative. : YEA
20
Strong feelings of ill will. : HATES
21
Wings, in botany. : ALAE
22
Birds said to mate for life. : SWANS
24
Famous French illustrator. : DORE
25
Aspiration of many singers. : MET
26
Small firework. : SPARKER
28
Narrow inlet. : RIA
29
Ushers. : SEATERS
31
Showy pretense. : TINSEL
33
Angered. : IRED
34
Extinct bird. : DODO
35
Norwegian princess. : ASTRID
38
Car gear. : REVERSE
41
That: It. : CHE
42
Reads. : PERUSES
44
Connected with business: Abbr. : CML
46
King or queen. : CARD
48
Railroad car. : DINER
49
Insect stage. : PUPA
50
Cause for an apology. : ERROR
52
Missive: Abbr. : LTR
53
Arrive. : GETIN
54
Breed of dog. : SPANIEL
56
Form of entertainment. : THEATRE
58
Town quarters. : SECTORS
59
Pieces of furniture. : SETTLES
60
Homes of a sort. : NESTS
61
White House name of 1877. : HAYES
Down
1
Prince of Wales. : CHARLES
2
Transmit electromagnetic waves. : RADIATE
3
Come up. : ARISE
4
Austrian physicist. : MACH
5
Musical syllable. : SOL
6
Originator of the detective story. : POE
7
Exclamation of pain. : OUCH
8
Do a baker's job. : KNEAD
9
Newspaper executives. : EDITORS
10
Brown study. : REVERIE
11
Wooden horse victim. : PRIAM
12
Author of "Porgy." : HEYWARD
13
Modern diarist. : FRANK
14
Fasten again. : RESEAL
19
Feature of 54 Across. : EARS
22
Expedited. : SPEEDED
23
Assign as supervisor. : SETOVER
26
Part of an airfield. : STRIP
27
Bridle paths. : RIDES
30
___ letter. : AIR
32
Conjunction. : NOR
34
Geographical areas. : DESERTS
35
Means of approach. : ACCESS
36
Put an edge on. : SHARPEN
37
Paved area adjacent to a house. : TERRACE
38
No six-footer he. : RUNT
39
Coal bucket. : SCUTTLE
40
Realms. : EMPIRES
43
Brooks. : RILLS
45
Country ways. : LANES
47
Admonitions. : DONTS
49
Resembling a certain fuel. : PEATY
51
Disorder. : RIOT
53
Japanese wooden clog. : GETA
55
Hesitations in speech. : ERS
57
Questioning sound. : HEH

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

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

Previous puzzle | Next puzzle