It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Edge for best results.

New York Times, Monday, November 3, 1952

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { J Q V W X }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 98, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 16
1
L
2
A
3
M
4
B
5
S
6
A
7
S
8
S
9
U
10
R
11
A
12
N
13
C
14
E
15
A
L
E
A
K
16
P
E
N
S
A
C
O
L
A
17
R
E
D
L
Y
18
T
R
E
A
S
U
R
E
S
19
D
U
E
T
20
P
A
G
E
21
M
A
Y
22
S
T
A
I
23
R
24
Z
E
K
E
25
F
A
R
M
26
C
O
27
L
O
N
Y
28
G
O
N
N
A
29
S
30
A
31
T
32
B
E
L
T
33
H
A
R
D
E
R
34
T
S
A
35
R
I
N
A
36
S
U
N
D
I
S
K
37
A
S
S
E
N
T
38
P
I
N
G
39
E
S
S
40
T
O
M
E
S
41
T
E
S
T
E
42
D
43
E
C
A
D
44
G
E
N
E
45
D
O
46
M
47
E
48
S
49
L
I
N
50
M
I
N
T
51
G
A
M
E
52
E
A
S
53
T
E
R
N
E
54
R
55
S
I
R
E
N
56
S
T
E
A
M
L
I
N
E
57
H
E
I
R
S
58
S
E
A
T
O
S
S
E
D
59
Y
S
A
Y
E
© 1952, The New York TimesNo. 1,233

Support XWord Info today

Pay now and get access for a year.

1. Select account level
2. Choose how to pay
Across
1
Gentle people. : LAMBS
6
Freedom from doubt. : ASSURANCE
15
Dripping. : ALEAK
16
Site of U. S. naval air station. : PENSACOLA
17
As a ruby gleams. : REDLY
18
People, books, doubloons, etc. : TREASURES
19
"Shall We Dance?" for instance. : DUET
20
Congressional messenger. : PAGE
21
New Jersey cape. : MAY
22
Companionway. : STAIR
24
Man's nickname. : ZEKE
25
Old MacDonald's place. : FARM
26
Name for Massachusetts (with "Old"). : COLONY
28
"I'm ___ wash that man right out of my hair." : GONNA
29
Convened. : SAT
32
Gay Nineties' fistic trophy. : BELT
33
More enduring. : HARDER
34
Alexandra was the last. : TSARINA
36
Object of Egyptian worship. : SUNDISK
37
Approval. : ASSENT
38
Sound in a tennis game. : PING
39
Feminine suffix. : ESS
40
Encyclopedias. : TOMES
41
Said "one, two, three" into the microphone. : TESTED
43
Changed plant form. : ECAD
44
Actor Autry. : GENE
45
Cupolas. : DOMES
49
Shade tree. : LIN
50
Nelly Tayloe Ross' department. : MINT
51
5,000 points at canasta. : GAME
52
New Yorker, for instance. : EASTERNER
55
Enchantress. : SIREN
56
Piping in a power plant. : STEAMLINE
57
Legatees. : HEIRS
58
Describing the schooner Hesperus. : SEATOSSED
59
Belgian concert violinist (1858–1931). : YSAYE
Down
1
Garnishes with bacon. : LARDS
2
Native of a U. S. archipelago. : ALEUT
3
Greek sorceress. : MEDEA
4
Memel's sea. : BALTIC
5
Where the Truculent Turtle roams. : SKY
6
Pertinent. : APT
7
Anaconda. : SERPENT
8
Underhanded. : SNEAKY
9
Custom. : USAGE
10
Pull or tear down. : RASE
11
Needle: Comb. form. : ACU
12
Famous French liner. : NORMANDIE
13
Freedom from confusion. : CLEARNESS
14
Gullible ones. : EASYMARKS
23
Round ___. : ROBINS
24
Contemporary of Maupassant. : ZOLA
25
Director of screen plays. : FORD
27
Feb. 18 to April 5, 1953. : LENT
28
Acted as a group (with "up"). : GANGED
29
Without territory. : STATELESS
30
Co-worker. : ASSOCIATE
31
Expanse of water W of New Zealand. : TASMANSEA
33
Marsha or Martita. : HUNT
35
Supreme Court justice. : REED
36
Highest cast in dicing. : SISE
38
In chemistry, a hydrocarbon. : PENTENE
41
Ken McGregor's forte. : TENNIS
42
Motherless calves in a range herd. : DOGIES
44
"Sugar and spice." : GIRLS
46
Soprano Jeritza. : MARIA
47
Polishing powder. : EMERY
48
Reasonableness. : SENSE
50
Jotted note. : MEMO
53
Make a knotted lace. : TAT
54
Man's nickname. : RED
55
Like a violet. : SHY

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 12 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.

|