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New York Times, Tuesday, November 22, 1977

Author: Jack Luzzatto
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.56, Missing: { H J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 265 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Jack Luzzatto has 292 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,328
Across Down
1. Like spokes : RADIAL
7. "___ by land . . . " : ONEIF
12. Cinnamon : CANELLA
13. Mole hole : BURROW
15. Structure designed by Henry Bacon : LINCOLNMEMORIAL
18. Sluggish : INERT
19. Largest asteroid : CERES
20. Twist the truth : LIE
21. "___ ever healeth envy": F. Bacon : PITY
22. Intense go-getter : DEMON
23. Solemnity : RITE
24. Clique : SET
25. Wise lawmaker : SOLON
26. Memorable slugger, now in Hall of Fame : WANER
27. Nuclear device : REACTOR
29. Miffed : ANGRY
30. Yearning for a returning to yesterday : NOSTALGIA
33. British race track : ASCOT
36. Beat the drum for : BOOSTED
39. Varying humors : MOODS
40. Musky cat : CIVET
41. Vocal impudence : LIP
43. Peeve : RILE
44. Balky ones : MULES
45. Equal : PEER
46. New Guinea island group : ARU
47. Dye-designed fabric : BATIK
48. Schedule : SLATE
49. Songs of yesterday : MEMORYLANETUNES
52. Swathe in garments : ENROBE
53. Silver-tongues : ORATORS
54. Underground conduit : SEWER
55. Small drums : TABORS
1. Highest peak in the Cascades : RAINIER
2. Third of memorable Canadian five : ANNETTE
3. Belittle : DECRY
4. Islet: Fr. : ILOT
5. "And ___ our yesterdays . . . ": Macbeth : ALL
6. Lover many yesterdays ago : LANCELOT
7. Opera by von Weber : OBERON
8. Dynamic or creative force : NUMEN
9. Love divinity : EROS
10. Adj. for "to be" : IRR
11. Ornamentation with curved indentations : FOILING
12. Old movie excerpts : CLIPS
14. He takes orders : WAITER
16. Cherished records : MEMORABILIA
17. Suspicious : LEERY
22. Polka followers : DOTS
23. Attacked : RANAT
25. Haggis fanciers : SCOTS
26. Wasp of yesterday : WAIST
28. Battery terminal : ANODE
31. Decorative token of deep affection : LOVEKNOT
32. What today always does : GOES
33. Father of Moses : AMRAM
34. Evening affair : SOIREE
35. Thirty-eight items at 15 Across : COLUMNS
37. One of the Roosevelts : ELEANOR
38. They rue the sweets of yesteryear : DIETERS
40. He thrives by making knives : CUTLER
42. Media member : PRESS
44. Cautious answer : MAYBE
45. Animated hound : PLUTO
47. "Your bonny ___ was brent": Burns : BROW
48. Pierce : STAB
50. Crude metal : ORE
51. Group of memorable yesterdays : ERA

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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