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ANAGRAMUSICANA

New York Times, Sunday, November 17, 1968

Author: Barbara Golub
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 86, Avg Word Len: 5.07, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 570 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 105, Cheaters: 20, FITB: 18, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 23
Barbara L. Golub has 8 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
PS notes: Original solution grid had mistake at 87-Across: ADEPT instead of A DEBT; changed it.
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 7,036
Across Down
1. Mr. Calloway : CAB
4. ___ session : JAM
7. Big gun : VIP
10. Gauguin land : TAHITI
16. Egg-shaped : OVIFORM
18. Mr. Vance : PHILO
20. Father of the Furies : URANUS
21. LP no cue: Anag. : POULENC
22. Villa ___, Brazilian composer : LOBOS
23. New member : ENTRANT
24. Part of an inch in Austria : LINIE
25. A Minoress : CLARE
27. Shimmer : GLEAM
28. Take ___ at (someone) : ADIG
29. Mixtures : BLENDS
30. Recital piece: Abbr. : SEL
31. Man ___ : OWAR
35. Lower : NETHER
37. Driver's place : TEE
38. Chevalier made her famous : MIMI
39. Won by ___ : ANOSE
40. Legal arrangement in which guardian merely holds title : DRYTRUST
42. Progress too slowly : LAG
43. Slight : NOMINAL
45. ___ Q.T. : ONTHE
46. Long time : AEON
47. Cat: Sp. : GATO
48. "Jewels of the Madonna" composer : WOLFFERRARI
52. Water depth: Abbr. : FTH
53. Swiss canton : URI
56. Becomes one : UNITES
57. Vocally shrill animal : HYENA
59. French composer of symphonies, operas, etc. : ROUSSEL
61. Kidney: Prefix : NEPHR
62. Inner best: Anag. : BERNSTEIN
64. Sell ___ of goods : ABILL
66. Gipsy Moth's milieu : OPENSEA
68. Be crazy about : ADORE
69. Jutted out : BULGED
70. Falsehood : FIB
71. Conducted : LED
72. Apes: Var. : ORANGUTANGS
74. Section : UNIT
76. Change : VARY
78. ___ Jersey, hog breed : DUROC
79. Huge : MAMMOTH
82. Never split it: Abbr. : INF
83. ___ rich : STRIKEIT
87. Owe ___ to society : ADEBT
88. Warning : OMEN
90. See 100 Down : ASH
92. Duke loved by Viola : ORSINO
93. Straw vote : POLL
94. Oath : VOW
95. Jellied foods : ASPICS
97. Person in charge: Abbr. : MNGR
98. Fringed : EDGED
101. Jack Dempsey opponent : FIRPO
102. Mature : RIPEN
103. Like a ___ babe : NEWBORN
106. Place to live : ABODE
108. A set man: Anag. : SMETANA
110. Greek goddess : ATHENA
111. Baby food : PUREE
112. I hum, lad!: Anag. : MILHAUD
113. Lively pleasure : GAYETY
114. Part of a needle : EYE
115. Like a work animal : OXY
116. Early auto : REO
1. Can do LP: A nag. : COPLAND
2. Shunner : AVOIDER
3. A union of two : BIUNITY
4. Mr. ___ Lewis : JOEE
5. Alder tree: Scot. : ARN
6. 282 years from now : MMCCL
7. Percussion instrument, jazz style : VIBES
8. Union initials : ILO
9. Not neg. : POS
10. Air : TUNE
11. Gulf of Greece : ARTA
12. After "The," famous Handel harpsichord composition : HARMONIOUSBLACKSMITH
13. ___ daze : INA
14. Container : TUN
15. Suffix with harp or violin : IST
17. Popular part of Rimsky-Korsakov's "Tsar Saltan" : FLIGHTOFTHEBUMBLEBEE
18. Level : PLANE
19. Large group : HORDE
23. No telling: Anag. : ELLINGTON
26. Stationery feature : LETTERHEAD
27. Beryl : GEM
29. Yahoos : BRUTES
30. Flat or sharp : SIGN
32. Beat : WON
33. ___ rule : ASA
34. ___ pron. : REL
36. Brake plant: Dial. Eng. : ERNFERN
38. Chinese name : MAO
39. Total: Abbr. : AMT
41. Wall St. term : SHR
42. So elfin, Dr.: Anag. : LEINSDORF
44. Island for luaus : OAHU
46. Sport area : ARENA
48. Burmese governor: Var. : WUN
49. "___ these days . . . " : ONEOF
50. Florentine painter : LIPPI
51. City near Glasgow : AYR
52. Camaraderie : FRIENDSHIP
54. Term of monarchy : REIGN
55. Unlawful: Abbr. : ILLEG
58. Belonging to: Suffix : ATORY
60. Pendant brooch : SAUTOIR
62. One? He bet V: Anag. : BEETHOVEN
63. Epoch : ERA
65. Titles: Abbr. : LDS
67. Hem attraction : SLIT
69. Pack beasts : BURROS
73. Violin string : GUT
75. ___ a chance : NOT
76. Opinion : VIEW
77. Cape NE of Boston : ANN
79. Illustration of a kind : MAP
80. Commotion : ADO
81. Mr. Torme : MEL
84. A few: Ger. : EINPAAR
85. Young actress : INGENUE
86. Big storm : TORNADO
89. Au courant: Colloq. : MOD
90. Stage whisper : ASIDE
91. Wingding : SPREE
95. Ahead of: Scot. : AFORE
96. World: Prefix : COSMO
99. Admonition : DONT
100. Soft color : GRAY
102. Bank (on) : RELY
103. Harangue : NAG
104. Greek letter : ETA
105. "Warum?" : WHY
106. Mimic : APE
107. Good ___ : BUY
109. Socialize : MIX

Answer summary: 17 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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