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, Safari, Firefox, or Edge for best results.

New York Times, Wednesday, October 7, 1964

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J V Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
1
C
2
A
3
S
4
T
5
W
6
A
7
D
8
I
9
T
10
R
11
A
12
S
13
H
14
O
R
E
O
15
I
S
A
R
16
H
E
P
T
A
17
A
R
C
S
18
T
I
M
E
19
K
E
E
P
E
R
20
L
A
R
S
21
H
A
N
N
A
H
22
L
E
E
23
E
U
24
R
E
25
E
L
O
26
P
E
R
S
27
B
28
I
T
P
A
R
29
T
30
S
31
I
L
E
32
E
C
A
33
D
E
A
L
34
T
35
Y
A
36
Q
37
U
38
I
39
E
E
R
40
A
D
M
I
R
41
A
L
42
U
R
N
43
F
L
Y
44
E
R
45
S
P
I
N
A
46
A
D
S
47
L
S
48
D
49
S
T
A
N
50
D
S
U
P
51
T
52
A
53
X
I
C
A
54
B
55
C
D
I
I
56
I
N
E
57
R
I
A
58
L
59
T
O
60
E
M
61
M
62
A
63
C
O
N
64
C
E
S
S
I
O
N
65
S
O
U
R
66
A
D
O
R
E
67
S
C
U
D
68
E
D
G
E
69
L
E
N
I
N
70
O
K
R
A
71
L
O
S
S
© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,547
Across
1
Dramatis personae. : CAST
5
African ravine. : WADI
9
Inferior reading matter. : TRASH
14
Mountain: Prefix. : OREO
15
Munich's river. : ISAR
16
Seven: Prefix. : HEPTA
17
Curves. : ARCS
18
Factory employe. : TIMEKEEPER
20
___ Porsena. : LARS
21
Van Buren's wife. : HANNAH
22
Jacqueline ___ Bouvier. : LEE
23
Seine tributary. : EURE
25
Bride and groom. : ELOPERS
27
Work for movie extras. : BITPARTS
31
___ de France. : ILE
32
Former govt. agency. : ECA
33
Had to do (with). : DEALT
35
Mexican Indian. : YAQUI
39
Noun suffix. : EER
40
Felt, for one. : ADMIRAL
42
Jardiniere. : URN
43
Serviceman. : FLYER
45
Thorn: Lat. : SPINA
46
Billboard items. : ADS
47
British money. : LSD
49
Proves valid. : STANDSUP
51
Hack. : TAXICAB
55
5th cen. date. : CDII
56
Like: Suffix. : INE
57
The Great White Way. : RIALTO
60
1816 novel. : EMMA
63
Hat checking, for one. : CONCESSION
65
Jarring, as a note. : SOUR
66
Revere. : ADORE
67
Run before a gale. : SCUD
68
Advantage. : EDGE
69
Red Square name. : LENIN
70
Soup ingredient. : OKRA
71
Deprivation. : LOSS
Down
1
West Virginia product. : COAL
2
Gaelic exclamation. : ARRA
3
Office employe. : SECRETARY
4
Even chance. : TOSSUP
5
Faded. : WITHERED
6
Global area. : ASIA
7
Execrate. : DAMN
8
Netherlands princess. : IRENE
9
Place of pilgrimage. : THEHOLYLAND
10
Arikara Indian. : REE
11
Delicious. : APPLE
12
Range animal. : STEER
13
Hounds' prey. : HARES
19
Hindu divinity. : KALI
24
Observing device. : RADARSCREEN
26
Shade of green. : PEA
27
American food staple. : BEEF
28
Island country: Abbr. : ICEL
29
Tasseled caps. : TAMS
30
Garments. : SLIPS
34
Powdered substance: Abbr. : TRIT
36
Hugo hero. : QUASIMODO
37
Hindustani. : URDU
38
Police official: Abbr. : INSP
41
Montana town. : ANACONDA
44
Name meaning high. : ELI
48
Platform. : DAIS
50
Engine. : DIESEL
51
Old Thai coin. : TICAL
52
Battery part. : ANODE
53
Chemical element. : XENON
54
Singer. : BASSO
58
Observatory near San Jose, Calif. : LICK
59
Junket, perhaps. : TOUR
61
Steins. : MUGS
62
Olympian. : ARES
64
Shout: Fr. : CRI

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 5 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.

|