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

New York Times, Thursday, November 23, 1961

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
1
N
2
A
3
B
4
O
5
B
6
D
7
A
8
M
9
P
10
E
11
M
12
P
13
S
14
A
L
A
N
A
15
A
M
O
I
16
C
L
A
P
17
T
O
N
A
L
18
M
O
O
N
19
S
H
I
N
E
20
A
N
D
21
B
22
I
A
S
23
T
A
O
I
S
T
24
L
E
S
25
S
O
N
S
26
A
L
I
27
T
H
A
N
K
28
S
29
G
I
V
I
30
N
31
G
32
S
33
F
34
R
A
U
35
T
A
L
E
36
E
L
I
37
A
U
N
T
38
Y
39
J
O
Y
40
R
41
E
W
E
D
42
I
N
D
43
E
44
L
A
M
45
I
S
E
E
46
R
E
S
47
T
A
U
R
A
48
T
49
E
50
U
R
S
51
U
S
N
52
A
N
N
E
T
53
T
54
E
55
S
56
P
57
A
R
T
A
58
O
L
D
S
59
A
W
N
60
C
O
R
N
S
T
61
A
L
K
62
T
63
E
N
E
T
64
O
K
I
E
65
I
D
L
E
66
O
R
D
E
R
67
W
E
A
R
68
C
Z
A
R
69
P
A
S
T
Y
© 1961, The New York TimesNo. 4,514

Support XWord Info today

Access this site for a full year:

  1. Select your level
  2. Choose how to pay

Learn about support levels.

$50 — Angel

Full access + download

$20 — Regular User

Full access, limited Finder

$10 — Casual User

Students & seniors
Across
1. Very rich man. : NABOB
6. Moisture. : DAMP
10. Rulers: Abbr. : EMPS
14. ___-Dale, minstrel in "Ivanhoe." : ALANA
15. To me: Fr. : AMOI
16. Applaud. : CLAP
17. Of sound. : TONAL
18. Nonsense. : MOONSHINE
20. Also. : AND
21. Prejudice. : BIAS
23. Follower of Lao-Tse. : TAOIST
24. Homework. : LESSONS
26. Eastern name. : ALI
27. Certain prayers. : THANKSGIVINGS
33. Wife: Ger. : FRAU
35. Narrative. : TALE
36. Samuel's teacher. : ELI
37. Family member. : AUNTY
39. Delight. : JOY
40. Joined again. : REWED
42. State: Abbr. : IND
43. Where Susa was. : ELAM
45. Conversational phrase. : ISEE
46. Specialists in turkey dinners. : RESTAURATEURS
51. Nautical monogram. : USN
52. Girl's name. : ANNETTE
55. Storied Grecian city. : SPARTA
58. Automobile pioneer. : OLDS
59. Bristle. : AWN
60. Autumnal sight. : CORNSTALK
62. Doctrine. : TENET
64. Steinbeck character. : OKIE
65. Taking one's ease. : IDLE
66. Portion of food. : ORDER
67. Have on. : WEAR
68. Peter or Nicholas. : CZAR
69. Meat pie. : PASTY
Down
1. Port of Brazil. : NATAL
2. Solo. : ALONE
3. Village green structures. : BANDSTANDS
4. "Come ___ My House." : ONA
5. Spanish explorer. : BALBOA
6. Napery fabric. : DAMASK
7. Andy's friend. : AMOS
8. Rustic sound. : MOO
9. River duck. : PINTAIL
10. U. S. satellite. : ECHOII
11. 11th cen. date. : MLII
12. Roasters. : PANS
13. Barracuda. : SPET
19. Small tray. : SALVER
22. Boar's Head or Mitre. : INN
25. Enclose. : SHUT
28. Minute orifice: Bot. : STOMA
29. Merry. : GAY
30. Part of the street scene. : NEWSSTANDS
31. Hilarity. : GLEE
32. Starboard. : SIDE
33. Weather word. : FAIR
34. Poem: Poet. : RUNE
38. Baking ingredients. : YEASTS
39. Cooky container. : JAR
41. Where Cork is. : EIRE
44. ___ fringe. : LUNATIC
47. Lathe operator. : TURNER
48. Loquacious one. : TALKER
49. Omega. : END
50. Open. : UNSTOP
53. Arboreal sound. : TWEET
54. Vestibule. : ENTRY
55. River craft. : SCOW
56. Kind of bonnet. : POKE
57. Tenor's forte. : ARIA
58. Spanish pot. : OLLA
61. Bladed tool. : ADZ
63. Time. : ERA

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

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

|