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

New York Times, Tuesday, November 23, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
1
B
2
O
3
D
4
E
5
D
6
M
7
A
8
I
9
D
10
M
11
A
12
S
13
T
14
A
B
E
L
E
15
E
C
C
O
16
O
L
E
O
17
B
A
S
I
C
18
T
H
I
N
19
K
T
A
N
K
20
A
D
E
21
E
22
T
R
E
23
A
H
O
R
S
E
24
R
25
A
D
I
I
26
E
T
A
27
M
E
N
28
R
29
E
T
R
E
N
C
30
H
M
E
N
31
T
32
A
R
R
A
N
T
33
A
I
D
34
A
35
B
36
E
37
T
38
P
L
A
N
T
39
B
I
T
40
S
N
A
R
E
41
S
E
T
H
42
E
A
T
43
A
C
A
C
I
A
44
A
45
R
C
H
I
46
E
B
U
N
K
E
R
47
S
48
A
49
W
50
E
S
S
51
V
E
L
A
R
52
T
R
I
53
V
E
T
54
G
A
S
P
55
O
56
F
57
T
58
U
N
R
E
L
A
59
T
E
D
60
T
61
I
A
R
A
62
M
I
E
N
63
S
E
R
E
64
O
L
D
E
N
65
P
E
S
T
66
Y
A
M
S
67
R
E
S
T
S
© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,137
Across Down
1. Augured : BODED
6. Minor role : MAID
10. Barnyard food : MAST
14. White poplar : ABELE
15. Behold, in Milan : ECCO
16. Spread : OLEO
17. Kind of training : BASIC
18. Rand Corp., for one : THINKTANK
20. Humorist George : ADE
21. To be, in France : ETRE
23. Mounted : AHORSE
24. Math lines : RADII
26. Greek letter : ETA
27. Word on a bathhouse door : MEN
28. Cutback : RETRENCHMENT
32. Thorough : ARRANT
33. Support : AID
34. Encourage : ABET
38. Factory : PLANT
39. Went for the bait : BIT
40. Trap : SNARE
41. Abel's brother : SETH
42. Consume : EAT
43. Locust tree : ACACIA
44. TV family man : ARCHIEBUNKER
47. Adage : SAW
50. Curve : ESS
51. Of the palate : VELAR
52. Stand for hot dishes : TRIVET
54. Show surprise : GASP
55. Poetic word : OFT
58. Irrelevant : UNRELATED
60. Mini-crown : TIARA
62. Aspect : MIEN
63. Withered : SERE
64. Past, to poets : OLDEN
65. Hanger-on : PEST
66. Vegetables : YAMS
67. Idles : RESTS
1. Rum cake : BABA
2. O.T. book: Abbr. : OBAD
3. Prospector in Southwest : DESERTRAT
4. Wallach : ELI
5. Silent partner in a will fight : DECEDENT
6. System of measure : METRIC
7. Pain : ACHE
8. Where "on parle français" : ICI
9. Helped a cause : DONATED
10. Marquand sleuth : MOTO
11. Morning sound : ALARM
12. Common or horse : SENSE
13. Keepsake : TOKEN
19. Kublai ___ : KHAN
22. Hue : TINT
25. Brazil's Oswaldo ___ : ARANHA
26. Send forth : EMIT
28. Communicates : RAPS
29. Gardner : ERLE
30. Bebe Doc's land : HAITI
31. Yukon tributary : TANANA
35. Short cuts, at times : BACKROADS
36. Perry's lake : ERIE
37. Pull apart : TEAR
39. Exclamations : BAHS
40. Praxiteles, for one : SCULPTOR
42. Rapture : ECSTASY
43. Burrows and Beame : ABES
45. Dance : REEL
46. Sidesteps : EVADES
47. Electioneer : STUMP
48. Name in golf : ARNIE
49. Metal strings : WIRES
53. Opening : VENT
54. Beginning : GERM
56. Ridge on a guitar : FRET
57. Slow burns : TANS
59. Hyson : TEA
61. ___ de France : ILE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

|