It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.

New York Times, Monday, October 5, 1964

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 41, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q Y Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
1
S
2
P
3
A
4
R
5
K
6
T
7
A
8
F
9
T
10
S
11
B
E
A
C
O
N
12
T
H
R
O
A
T
13
S
14
I
N
T
I
M
E
15
R
E
I
N
D
E
E
16
R
17
B
I
R
D
18
W
19
H
I
N
E
D
20
P
R
O
21
L
O
O
22
A
B
C
S
23
N
O
V
A
24
E
R
L
25
E
26
G
L
E
E
27
D
E
N
I
M
28
S
29
C
U
T
S
30
N
O
V
I
C
E
31
D
32
I
33
S
C
U
S
S
34
B
E
L
A
T
E
D
35
I
N
P
A
R
T
36
M
I
X
E
D
37
A
D
O
P
T
38
L
I
T
T
39
A
40
C
41
T
42
S
43
B
I
T
E
44
M
I
S
T
45
H
A
P
46
L
A
C
47
S
U
N
S
E
48
T
49
S
I
L
O
50
O
N
A
51
S
P
R
E
E
52
E
53
L
O
P
E
D
54
A
S
H
C
A
N
S
55
R
E
F
I
N
E
56
H
E
A
T
S
57
M
E
A
N
T
© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,545
Across
1
Beau, old style. : SPARK
6
Washingtonians, circa 1910. : TAFTS
11
Signal light. : BEACON
12
Narrow passages. : THROATS
14
Close friend: Fr. : INTIME
15
Dancer, for one. : REINDEER
17
Shuttlecock. : BIRD
18
Complained. : WHINED
20
Common prefix. : PRO
21
Lanterloo. : LOO
22
Relative of the Three R's. : ABCS
23
Type of star. : NOVA
24
Well-known name, before Stanley. : ERLE
26
Kind of part song. : GLEE
27
Twilled fabric. : DENIM
28
Rabbits' tails. : SCUTS
30
Amateur. : NOVICE
31
Argue. : DISCUSS
34
Unpunctual. : BELATED
35
To a certain extent. : INPART
36
Confused. : MIXED
37
Take as one's own. : ADOPT
38
Part of a degree. : LITT
39
See 11 Down. : ACTS
43
Nibble. : BITE
44
Spray. : MIST
45
Luck: Archaic. : HAP
46
Fond du ___. : LAC
47
Time of day. : SUNSET
49
Farm edifice. : SILO
50
Painting the town red. : ONASPREE
52
Went to Gretna Green. : ELOPED
54
Part of the street scene. : ASHCANS
55
Impart polish to. : REFINE
56
Track term. : HEATS
57
Denoted. : MEANT
Down
1
Campus figure. : SENIOR
2
Eight Boy Scouts. : PATROL
3
Chemical. : ACID
4
Type of type: Abbr. : ROM
5
Was aware of. : KNEW
6
From that time. : THENCE
7
Constellation. : ARIES
8
Loving. : FOND
9
Little one. : TAD
10
Hurry up! : STEPONIT
11
King James Version. : BIBLE
12
Sioux and others. : TRIBES
13
Tennis term. : SERVICE
16
Went hither and yon. : ROAMED
19
Hesitates. : HALTS
23
Three electoral votes. : NEVADA
25
Go over the wall. : ESCAPE
26
Squall. : GUST
27
Give (out) sparingly. : DOLE
29
Short. : CURT
30
Subsequently. : NEXT
31
Devil: Sp. : DIABLO
32
13 electoral votes. : INDIANA
33
Ready money. : SPOTCASH
34
Please: Ger. : BITTE
36
Certain garment sizes. : MISSES
38
Housewife's concern. : LINENS
40
Contribute: Colloq. : CHIPIN
41
Natural gift. : TALENT
42
Fine china. : SPODE
44
Napoleon I's brother-in-law. : MURAT
47
Society started by Henry Bergh. : SPCA
48
Word or phrase. : TERM
49
Davenport. : SOFA
51
Novel title. : SHE
53
Edgar ___ Masters. : LEE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 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.

|