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

New York Times, Monday, November 15, 1976

Author: Margaret Leggett
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J K Q X Y }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Margaret Leggett has 1 pre-Shortz puzzle in our database.
1
A
2
Z
3
U
4
R
5
E
6
G
7
A
8
I
9
T
10
A
11
B
12
A
13
B
14
C
A
N
A
L
15
R
I
S
E
16
M
E
G
A
17
A
S
T
H
E
18
W
O
R
L
D
19
T
U
R
N
S
20
D
U
O
21
C
H
A
S
E
22
A
L
E
U
T
23
S
T
E
N
24
T
S
E
T
S
E
25
D
26
E
27
S
I
S
T
28
G
29
R
I
S
T
30
A
T
T
N
31
A
I
N
E
32
A
33
T
34
L
35
T
H
E
G
36
U
37
I
38
D
I
N
G
L
39
I
G
H
T
40
E
S
T
41
N
O
O
N
42
R
O
A
D
43
S
I
L
T
S
44
A
45
G
E
N
T
S
46
R
47
A
48
M
A
T
E
49
P
R
O
S
50
O
L
I
V
E
51
P
52
A
R
T
S
53
S
54
R
55
A
56
G
E
N
E
R
57
A
L
H
O
S
P
58
I
T
A
L
59
E
N
G
R
60
P
E
E
P
61
E
N
A
C
T
62
T
E
S
S
63
T
A
M
S
64
L
A
R
E
S
© 1976, The New York TimesNo. 9,956
Across Down
1. Like France's south coast : AZURE
6. Canter or trot : GAIT
10. Rhyme scheme : ABAB
14. De Lesseps's concern : CANAL
15. ___ and shine : RISE
16. Prefix for phone or cycle : MEGA
17. TV soaper : ASTHEWORLDTURNS
20. Music combo : DUO
21. Ilka or wild goose : CHASE
22. Northern native : ALEUT
23. Narrow: Prefix : STEN
24. African insect : TSETSE
25. Companion of cease : DESIST
28. Grain product : GRIST
30. Business-letter abbr. : ATTN
31. Eldest, in France : AINE
32. Water body: Abbr. : ATL
35. TV soaper : THEGUIDINGLIGHT
40. Superlative ending : EST
41. Time of day : NOON
42. Yellow Brick, for one : ROAD
43. Delta deposits : SILTS
44. Secret and foreign : AGENTS
46. Having branches : RAMATE
49. Experts : PROS
50. Popeye's friend : OLIVE
51. Whole components : PARTS
53. Spanish title: Abbr. : SRA
56. TV soaper : GENERALHOSPITAL
59. Tech graduate: Abbr. : ENGR
60. Incubator sound : PEEP
61. Put into force : ENACT
62. Durbeyfield : TESS
63. Caps : TAMS
64. House spirits : LARES
1. Educ. institute : ACAD
2. Miss Pitts : ZASU
3. Preposition : UNTO
4. Relative of olé : RAH
5. Makes a choice : ELECTS
6. Painful sound : GROAN
7. Hangs out to dry : AIRS
8. Man or Pines : ISLE
9. Mack : TED
10. Charm : AMULET
11. Left-Bank wear : BERET
12. ___ Dei : AGNUS
13. Moisten a roast : BASTE
18. Stimulate : WHET
19. Cornstalk part : TASSEL
23. Chant : SING
24. Partner of a-ling : TING
25. Engagement : DATE
26. Biblical endings : ETHS
27. Proof word : STET
28. Black-ink items : GAINS
29. Japanese coin : RIN
32. Classic struggle : AGON
33. Pronoun : THAT
34. Crack trains: Abbr. : LTDS
36. One who brings together : UNITER
37. Captive of Hercules : IOLE
38. Miss Lamour, to friends : DOT
39. Upsets : IRES
43. String addicts : SAVERS
44. Dada and pop : ARTS
45. First four N.T. books : GOSPEL
46. Synonym man : ROGET
47. Coeur d'___ : ALENE
48. Fine vases : MINGS
49. Stage pieces : PROPS
51. Legal move : PLEA
52. Throaty sound : AHEM
53. Take the lead : STAR
54. Yellow, white or black : RACE
55. Heights: Abbr. : ALTS
57. Relevant : APT
58. ___ fix (stymied) : INA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

|