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Louise Earnest
Louise Earnest

New York Times, Monday, October 3, 1966

Author: Louise Earnest
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { Q X Y }, Scrabble score: 308 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Louise Earnest has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,260
Across Down
1. Jazz buffs. : CATS
5. Hard wood. : BEECH
10. Of languages: Suffix. : GLOT
14. October quaffs. : ALES
15. Flower: Prefix. : ANTHO
16. Latvian seaport. : RIGA
17. Winner. : BESTOFSHOW
19. Deserve. : EARN
20. Fitting. : APT
21. G. I. : PFC
22. Court of ___. : STJAMES
24. Center of Lamaism. : LHASA
26. Inning situation. : ONEOUT
28. Supersabres. : PLANES
30. 18th-cen. date. : MDCCI
34. Pristine. : PURE
37. The "rocks." : ICE
38. Like a cathedral. : SPIRED
39. Of: Suffix. : ATIC
40. Shelf. : LEDGE
42. Rodent. : VOLE
43. Areas in suburbia. : PATIOS
45. Fond du ___. : LAC
46. "___ so young . . . " : IWAS
47. In advance. : AHEAD
48. Became liquid. : MELTED
50. Girl of song. : LOUISA
52. 48 Across and others. : VERBS
56. In the beginning. : ATFIRST
59. "Some ___ meat, and canna eat . . . " : HAE
61. State: Abbr. : ALA
62. Ruth's husband. : BOAZ
63. Histrionic. : THEATRICAL
66. Quondam. : ONCE
67. Wear away. : ERODE
68. Fender mark. : DENT
69. Snares. : NETS
70. Menuet. : DANSE
71. Big boats. : ARKS
1. Intrigue. : CABAL
2. Before beth. : ALEPH
3. Seed covering. : TESTA
4. Sibilant sound. : SST
5. Golf stroke. : BAFF
6. Put in a safe place. : ENSCONCE
7. Old verb ending. : ETH
8. Things: Fr. : CHOSES
9. "___ Succeed in Business . . . " : HOWTO
10. Continental backbone. : GREATDIVIDE
11. Irish name. : LIAM
12. Folklore being. : OGRE
13. Suns. : TANS
18. Semiprecious stone. : OPAL
23. Spring. : JUMP
25. Narrows the field. : SPECIALIZES
27. Pointed leaves. : NEEDLES
29. Is the trouble with. : AILS
31. Exult. : CROW
32. That: Fr. : CELA
33. Roman date. : IDES
34. Family member. : PAPA
35. Where Alta is. : UTAH
36. Liturgy. : RITE
38. School. : SECT
41. Upstanding characters. : GALAHADS
44. Scent. : ODOR
48. Persian god. : MITHRA
49. In any case. : EVER
51. You: Sp. : USTED
53. Track man. : RACER
54. Form to fill in. : BLANK
55. Seasons. : SALTS
56. ___ marché (cheaply): Fr. : ABON
57. Pitch. : TONE
58. Opposite of fancy. : FACT
60. Suit one to ___. : ATEE
64. Many years. : EON
65. Mount near Troy. : IDA

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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