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LOST AND FOUND

New York Times, Sunday, November 18, 1962

Author:
Threba Johnson
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 72, Avg Word Len: 5.27, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 559 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 115, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 8, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 22
Threba Johnson has 31 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,874
Across
1. Paris subway. : METRO
6. Galatea's beloved. : ACIS
10. British CIC, 1915–19. : HAIG
14. Star in Crater. : ALKES
19. Lend ___. : ANEAR
20. Schoolboy's chore. : MATH
21. Part of A.D. : ANNO
22. Historic mountain. : SINAI
23. U. S. satellite. : DISCOVERER
25. T. Williams hero. : STAN
26. Tillers of the soil. : HOERS
27. Latin verb. : ESSE
28. Fruitlessly. : INVAIN
30. Centerpieces. : EPERGNES
32. ___ Miss. : OLE
33. Goods: Abbr. : MDSE
34. Varieties of limonite. : MEADOWORES
36. Grass. : FESCUE
38. 1667 epic. : PARADISELOST
41. Glacier melting line. : ISOTAC
45. A Kennedy. : PAT
46. Poetic pronoun. : THY
47. Hint. : CUE
48. Poet of a sort. : ODIST
51. Dance. : HULA
53. River into the Danube. : LECH
55. Large falcon. : SAKER
57. 1944 novel. : LOSTWEEKEND
60. Be sweet (on). : DOTE
62. Hissed sounds. : TSTS
63. Explosive. : TNT
64. House part. : ELL
65. Richard and others. : ROES
67. Innocent. : WHITE
69. Inge play. : COMEBACKLITTLESHEBA
75. Lyric poem. : EPODE
76. Conversational phrase. : ISAY
77. Pig's squeal. : WEE
78. Town near Liège. : ANS
80. Got: Abbr. : RECD
83. Lure: Scot. : WYLE
85. Anthropologist's topic. : MISSINGLINK
88. Of gold. : AURIC
90. Loon and others. : VANS
92. Time of day. : NOON
93. Kind of race. : RELAY
94. Choler. : IRE
95. Naval chief in old England: Abbr. : LHA
97. Man of accounts. : CPA
99. Prods. : NUDGES
101. Where Avalon Peninsula is. : NEWFOUNDLAND
105. Save. : RESCUE
109. Gauze mask. : RESPIRATOR
110. O'Faolain. : SEAN
112. Come: Abbr. : ARR
113. Tender touches. : CARESSES
114. Hose. : NYLONS
116. Constellation. : ARGO
117. Unspoken. : TACIT
118. Befalls, old style. : HAPS
120. Experienced again. : RECAPTURED
122. A Castle. : IRENE
123. Woman of Irish Saga. : EMER
124. Of poetry. : ODIC
125. City near Venice. : UDINE
126. Nonplused. : POSED
127. Degrees in religion. : SSDS
128. Horn sound. : TOOT
129. Farm crop. : BEETS
Down
1. "What are little girls ___?" : MADEOF
2. Place apart. : ENISLE
3. Namesakes of novel heroine. : TESSES
4. Cape of 101 Across. : RACE
5. Spanish gold. : ORO
6. Choir's forte. : AMENS
7. Cut. : CARVE
8. Willow genus. : ITEA
9. Shade of pink. : SHRIMP
10. Takes. : HAS
11. Preceded in time. : ANTEDATED
12. Like two peas ___. : INAPOD
13. Quote from Dowson poem. : GONEWITHTHEWIND
14. Colors. : ASHGREYS
15. A Barrymore. : LIONEL
16. Boys' hose. : KNEESOCKS
17. Lugs. : EARS
18. Sibling, for short. : SIS
24. "Telly." : VIDEO
29. Kind of tide. : NEAP
31. ___ Hashana. : ROSH
33. "For men must work, and women ___ . . . " : MUSTWEEP
35. Sea near Balkonur. : ARAL
37. Stone chest. : CIST
39. Pudding ingredient. : SUET
40. Regions: Abbr. : TERS
42. Hitchcock thriller. : THELADYVANISHES
43. Diving bird. : AUK
44. Cratchit's job. : CLERK
48. River into the Danube. : OLT
49. Therefore: Fr. : DONC
50. Ratio term. : ISTO
52. Lizard. : ANOLI
54. Hood. : COWL
56. To ___. : ATEE
58. Joint. : ELBOW
59. Belief in a personal God. : DEISM
61. Iron: Ger. : EISEN
66. Spot. : STAIN
68. Ireland's symbol. : THEGREEN
70. Kind of "care." : MEDI
71. That: Fr. : CELA
72. American Arctic explorer. : TYSON
73. Lade. : BAIL
74. "___ Christie." : ANNA
79. Firmament. : SKY
80. Oft-revived play. : RAIN
81. River into the Seine. : EURE
82. Henley events. : CREWRACES
84. Seized and held. : ENCLASPED
86. 5 centimes. : SOU
87. Not as much. : LESS
89. In seclusion. : CLOSETED
91. Quarrel. : SPAT
96. Sounds to urge on a horse. : HUPS
98. Soon. : ANON
100. Control. : GRASP
102. Untamed. : FERINE
103. Ideals. : DREAMS
104. Wood decay. : DRYROT
106. Dreiser character. : CARRIE
107. Exigent. : URGENT
108. Eats away. : ERODES
110. One of the ologies. : SOCIO
111. Decree. : ENACT
113. Dear: It. : CARO
115. Historic road in Assam. : LEDO
116. Carcassonne's river. : AUDE
117. Slant. : TIP
119. Elders: Abbr. : SRS
121. Clumsy ship. : TUB

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 14 debuted here and reused later, 14 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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