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

New York Times, Saturday, December 10, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { Q W X }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
1
S
2
I
3
G
4
M
5
A
6
J
7
A
8
M
9
B
10
I
11
Z
12
E
13
T
14
U
L
N
A
E
15
A
L
A
16
A
D
A
L
E
17
C
L
A
S
S
18
I
C
A
L
19
R
E
S
E
T
20
H
E
T
H
I
N
K
S
T
21
O
O
M
U
C
H
22
E
R
G
23
E
L
M
24
S
25
C
26
A
R
27
L
28
E
29
A
D
P
E
30
N
31
C
32
I
33
L
34
P
A
C
35
C
E
L
L
36
E
T
E
R
N
E
37
A
R
E
38
N
A
39
F
I
40
T
41
E
V
A
D
E
42
T
O
R
E
R
43
O
44
B
O
45
E
R
46
F
I
R
47
E
M
B
O
N
P
48
O
I
N
T
49
S
T
A
Y
50
E
I
N
51
A
52
S
H
53
C
54
A
55
S
56
T
L
E
S
57
I
58
N
T
H
E
59
A
60
I
61
R
62
A
D
L
A
I
63
E
L
I
S
A
B
E
T
H
64
T
I
A
R
A
65
T
I
N
66
M
A
R
I
E
67
A
N
T
O
N
68
S
A
E
69
S
T
O
N
E
© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,328
Across Down
1. Greek letter. : SIGMA
6. Sweet treat. : JAM
9. French composer. : BIZET
14. Bones. : ULNAE
15. Wing: Anat. : ALA
16. Allan ___. : ADALE
17. Type of music. : CLASSICAL
19. Fix again. : RESET
20. Caesar's judgment of Cassius. : HETHINKSTOOMUCH
22. Energy unit. : ERG
23. Shade tree. : ELM
24. Isolated rock. : SCAR
27. Handy instrument. : LEADPENCIL
34. Logger's boot. : PAC
35. Spies' unit. : CELL
36. Timeless: Poet. : ETERNE
37. Scene of Androcles's triumph. : ARENA
39. Proper. : FIT
41. Shirk. : EVADE
42. Bullfighter. : TORERO
44. ___ War. : BOER
46. Balsam. : FIR
47. Plumpness, French style. : EMBONPOINT
49. Pause. : STAY
50. German article. : EIN
51. Color. : ASH
53. Visions of a kind. : CASTLESINTHEAIR
62. Memorable U.N. name. : ADLAI
63. Libby's full name. : ELISABETH
64. Crown jewel. : TIARA
65. Kitchen container. : TIN
66. "Sound of Music" role. : MARIE
67. Dvorák. : ANTON
68. So: Scot. : SAE
69. Building material. : STONE
1. So great. : SUCH
2. "Winnie ___ Pu." : ILLE
3. Midge. : GNAT
4. Kitchen device. : MASHER
5. Odin, Thor, Balder, etc. : AESIR
6. Card. : JACK
7. Dear me! : ALAS
8. Fountain order. : MALTED
9. Weatherglass. : BAROMETER
10. The same: Lat. : IDEM
11. Actress Pitts. : ZASU
12. Source of power: Abbr. : ELEC
13. Hebrew letter. : TETH
18. Fireplace. : INGLE
21. Wine pitcher of ancient Greece. : OLPE
24. Outpouring. : SPATE
25. Billiard shot. : CAROM
26. Bitter. : ACERB
28. Sprite. : ELF
29. Excuse: Colloq. : ALIBI
30. State: Abbr. : NEV
31. Special skill. : CRAFT
32. Global area. : INDIA
33. Wary: Slang. : LEERY
35. Red quartz. : CARNELIAN
38. Recent: Prefix. : NEO
40. Weight. : TON
43. Man's name. : OPIE
45. ___ Unis. : ETATS
48. Attacks. : ONSETS
49. Fifth month of Jewish calendar. : SHEBAT
52. Feigns. : SHAMS
53. Down: Prefix. : CATA
54. Tennis term. : ADIN
55. Piece of wood. : SLAT
56. Elephant's-ear. : TARO
57. Dorsal bones. : ILIA
58. Rush hour. : NINE
59. Flying prefix. : AERO
60. Have ___ for. : ITIN
61. Korean name. : RHEE

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

|