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GALLOP POLL

New York Times, Sunday, November 6, 1966

Author: W. E. Jones
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 72, Avg Word Len: 5.27, Missing: { F Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 552 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 125, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 8, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
W. E. Jones has 95 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,294
Across Down
1. Sensible. : AWARE
6. Blotch. : SMEAR
11. Not of the clergy. : LAIC
15. Spout of a kettle. : BEAK
19. Carpenter's instrument. : LEVEL
20. Name in opera lore. : CALVE
21. Haughtiness. : ARROGANCE
23. Finishers in the money. : PLACEHORSES
25. Kentucky Derby winner, 1966. : KAUAIKING
26. Endeavor. : STRIVING
27. Full-grown. : RIPE
29. Progress. : STRIDES
30. The "gate." : TAKE
31. Merry. : GALA
32. Color. : TAN
33. Having curved projections. : LOBATE
36. Mame, on stage. : ANGELA
38. Loads. : CARGOES
42. Mr. Rochester's ward. : ADELE
43. Wings: Zool. : ALAE
44. Marine plant. : ENALID
46. Pile. : NAP
47. Norse name. : NELS
48. Gives a handicap: Colloq. : SPOTS
49. Bucolic. : RURAL
50. ___ rays. : BETA
51. Monetary unit: Abbr. : DOL
52. Litigates. : SUES
53. Shifted sail. : JIBED
54. River of Paradise. : GIHON
55. Footwear. : SNEAKERS
57. Platforms. : PODIA
58. ___ Rouge. : BATON
59. Events in the headlines. : RIOTS
60. Natives of Viborg. : DANES
61. Sourdines. : MUTES
62. Fountain fare. : SODAS
63. Tooth. : MOLAR
64. Niches. : RECESSES
67. Assayer's receptacle. : CUPEL
68. Horsehair. : MANES
69. Vexes. : IRKS
70. Montecatini, for one. : SPA
71. Interjections. : HEHS
72. Alice's cat. : DINAH
73. Campus events. : SINGS
75. Type of dog. : CHOW
76. Affirmative reply. : IDO
77. Role in "The Masked Ball." : RENATO
78. Socks. : HOSE
79. A or B. : GRADE
80. Wistful. : PENSIVE
82. Weasel. : ERMINE
84. Uttered loudly and harshly. : BRAYED
85. Woman. : EVE
86. Except. : SAVE
87. Bushmen. : SAAN
88. Knaves. : RASCALS
92. Clerical title. : PERE
93. Army, navy, etc. : SERVICES
97. Polka-dot horse. : APPALOOSA
99. Paul Revere's horse. : BROWNBEAUTY
101. Pilots' stunts. : TAILSPINS
102. Lured. : LEDON
103. Thrum. : STRUM
104. Norse name. : ARNE
105. José Maria of art. : SERT
106. Girl's name, Italian style. : EDITA
107. Time of one's life. : TEENS
1. Pennine ___. : ALPS
2. Piece of shoe leather. : WELT
3. Language of the Caucasus. : AVAR
4. Narrations. : RECITALS
5. Ennoble. : ELEVATE
6. Quick bread. : SCONE
7. Broker's abbreviation. : MARG
8. Letters. : ELS
9. Baseball figures. : AVERAGES
10. Bounce back. : RESILE
11. Purplish-red pigment. : LAKE
12. Constellation. : ARA
13. Vagabond in "The Odyssey." : IRUS
14. Garment part. : COATTAIL
15. Housewife's job. : BAKING
16. Oklahoma city. : ENID
17. Skin affliction. : ACNE
18. Casks. : KEGS
22. City in Ohio. : GIRARD
24. March. : HIKE
28. Half of Katherine Anne Porter title. : PALERIDER
31. Insect. : GNAT
33. Catches. : LANDS
34. Theater of a kind. : ODEON
35. Owner of Pegasus. : BELLEROPHON
36. At ___. : ALOSS
37. Egyptian jackal god. : ANUBIS
38. Attired. : CLAD
39. Poem of 1858. : ONEHOSSSHAY
40. Member of Jackson's Cabinet. : EATON
41. Ox team. : SPAN
43. Mimics. : APERS
45. Tract. : AREA
48. Fats. : SUETS
50. Morsels. : BITES
52. Toast. : SKOAL
53. Dr. Salk. : JONAS
54. General of 1776. : GATES
56. Staff men. : AIDES
57. See 28 Down. : PALEHORSE
58. Pennsylvania county. : BUCKS
60. Contribute. : DONATE
61. Combine. : MERGE
62. Fabric. : SUEDE
63. "Give a ___ horse he can ride . . . " : MANA
64. Beauty parlor job. : RINSE
65. Pindar opus. : EPODE
66. Kerfed. : SAWED
67. Game counter. : CHIP
68. Colliery. : MINE
72. Evolves. : DEVELOPS
73. Vibrated. : SHIVERED
74. Novel heroine. : IONE
75. Type of animal. : CRANIATE
77. 1775 comedy (with "The"). : RIVALS
79. Most ominous. : GRAVEST
81. Genus of rye grass. : SECALE
83. Shooter. : MARBLE
84. Horse of North African breed. : BARB
87. Medicinal plant. : SENNA
88. Pro ___. : RATA
89. On ___ with. : APAR
90. Twirl. : SPIN
91. French fabric. : SOIE
92. Tense. : PAST
93. Work hard: Brit. slang. : SWOT
94. Preserve. : CURE
95. Vingt-___. : ETUN
96. Signs: Abbr. : SYMS
98. Man of Lisbon: Abbr. : SNR
100. I hate: Lat. : ODI

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 13 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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