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MEMORY PIECE

New York Times, Sunday, November 21, 1965

Author: W. E. Jones
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 78, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 530 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 110, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 15
W. E. Jones has 95 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,944
Across Down
1. Look over. : SCAN
5. Brazilian weight. : ONCA
9. Hesitate. : PAUSE
14. Oklahoma city. : ADA
17. Mrs. ___, who befriended Little Nell. : JARLEY
19. Trick. : HOAX
20. Town near Verdun. : ORNES
21. River into the Ouse. : CAM
22. Theme of 1776 document. : UNALIENABLERIGHTS
25. Three: It. : TRE
26. Jaunty. : DEBONAIR
27. Exercises. : USES
28. Studio. : ATELIER
30. Whilom. : ERST
31. Power for the Clermont. : STEAM
33. Lack of height. : LOWNESS
35. Assn. in schools. : PTA
36. Cultivated. : REFINED
38. Nature of Casca's attack : STAB
42. Revere and others. : RIDERS
46. Cleveland's V. P. : STEVENSON
49. Lowell's métier. : ODE
50. Bellini heroine. : AMINA
51. Diminutive suffix. : OLE
53. ___ Tag. : DER
54. He wrote "The Red Rover." : COOPER
56. Flavorous. : TANGY
57. Wide open spaces. : RANGES
59. Ripening. : MATURING
61. Elbe tributary. : EGER
62. Look. : APPEAR
63. Anc. British people. : ICENI
64. Theo's cousin. : DORA
65. Law of 1765–66. : THESTAMPACT
68. Begone! : SCAT
72. Of a promise. : VOTAL
74. Lets. : LEASES
75. Peninsula of N. Europe. : KOLA
76. Workouts for Peter Snell. : MILERUNS
79. Talismans. : CHARMS
80. Trite. : BANAL
81. Frog or toad: Zool. : ANURAN
82. Exclamation. : AHA
83. Degrees. : MAS
84. Go fishing. : ANGLE
85. Black Hawk's tribe. : SAC
86. W. Louisiana parish seat. : LEESVILLE
90. Inlets of the South. : BAYOUS
91. Bit. : SNIP
93. Gold pieces ($4) of 1879. : STELLAS
94. Presidential nickname. : CAL
95. Kind of sauce. : TARTARE
98. Sorrow. : TEARS
100. Tastes. : SIPS
104. Hiawatha's mother. : WENONAH
107. Novel aunt. : MAME
109. Logical. : RATIONAL
111. Past. : AGO
112. To "promote ___." : THEGENERALWELFARE
115. Where Toulon is. : VAR
116. Mouse: Sp. : RATON
117. Unchanged. : SAME
118. Emulated the Pilgrims. : SAILED
119. Days of yore. : ELD
120. Have ___ for (excel in). : ABENT
121. Pennine ___. : ALPS
122. Benefactor, as of 1778. : YALE
1. More sensible. : SANER
2. Crustaceans. : CRABS
3. Parcel out. : ALLOT
4. Familiar negative. : NEIN
5. Chicago airfield. : OHARE
6. Cribbage jack. : NOB
7. Peace pipe. : CALUMET
8. Tools. : AXES
9. Nero or Claudius. : POISONER
10. Silver: Abbr. : ARG
11. Lets go. : UNHANDS
12. Seven: It. : SETTE
13. Letters. : ESSES
14. Drama part. : ACTI
15. Virginia ___. : DARE
16. Yankee: Abbr. : AMER
17. Hardy hero. : JUDE
18. Leaveners. : YEASTS
23. Girl of song. : NITA
24. Experiences anew. : RELIVES
29. Coast Guard abbreviation. : LSS
32. Lupin and others. : ARSENES
34. Old English letter. : WEN
35. Say grace. : PRAY
37. Inaugural site, 1789. : FEDERALHALL
39. African antelope. : TOPI
40. Arabian port. : ADEN
41. Mountain: Ger. : BERG
42. Considered. : RATED
43. Insect stage. : IMAGO
44. Turkey "gobbler." : DINER
45. Paul Revere's trade. : ENGRAVER
47. Groups of singers. : OCTETS
48. Substantive. : NOUN
51. Annie, for one. : ORPHAN
52. Tailor's concern. : LAPELS
55. Site of battle, 1777. : ORISKANY
58. Gained, old style. : GAT
59. Noxious vapor. : MIASMA
60. Means of entry. : ACCESS
62. Bring into harmony. : ATTUNE
66. ___ culpa. : MEA
67. Certain Italians. : PARMESE
69. Rival of the Amazon. : CONGO
70. Babylonian deity. : ALALU
71. Hawthorne's forte. : TALES
73. Kind of exam. : ORAL
76. Where Plymouth is: Abbr. : MASS
77. ___ uproar. : INAN
78. White House name. : LUCI
79. Native of Santiago. : CHILEAN
80. Phoenician deity. : BAAL
82. Affirmation. : AVERMENT
87. Man of taste. : ESTHETE
88. Depot: Abbr. : STA
89. Sideways. : LATERAL
90. Moistens with drippings. : BASTES
92. Reader's guide: Abbr. : PTO
94. Bird's crop. : CRAW
96. Cavities: Anat. : ANTRA
97. Harlot of Jericho. : RAHAB
99. French city. : ARLES
100. Bulgaria's capital. : SOFIA
101. Altogether. : INALL
102. Gay ___. : PAREE
103. Cutter. : SLED
104. The sea: Poet. : WAVE
105. Equal: Fr. : EGAL
106. Part of France. : NORD
108. Arizona city. : MESA
110. "Now ___ me down to sleep . . . " : ILAY
113. Suffix with nona or hexa. : GON
114. Elec. unit. : AMP

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 9 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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