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Anne Fox
Anne Fox

WORDS AND MUSIC

New York Times, Sunday, December 13, 1964

Author:
Anne Fox
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 172, Blocks: 86, Avg Word Len: 5.15, Missing: { Q }, Scrabble score: 720 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 116, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 16, XRef: 1, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 14
Anne Fox has 46 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,614
Across
1. Tippet. : SCARF
6. Mennonite. : AMISH
11. Storyteller. : LIAR
15. Best of its kind. : TOPS
19. Provider of a sort. : CATERER
21. Suitable place. : NICHE
22. Ahab's father. : OMRI
23. "What ___?" : OFIT
24. Where angels come from. : REALMSOFGLORY
26. Fruitless. : VAIN
27. Caspian port. : BAKU
28. Seed cover. : ARIL
29. Friendship VII's man. : GLENN
30. Songbird. : WREN
32. Ate. : GNAWED
34. Chic. : MODISH
37. Brew. : ALE
38. This: Lat. : HAEC
39. Enclosure. : BOOTH
40. Gillyflowers. : STOCKS
42. Map of Italy. : CARTA
43. Hartmann von ___. : AUE
44. German pronoun. : ICH
47. Words by Isaac Watts. : JOYTOTHEWORLD
51. Viscum album. : MISTLETOE
54. "___ y Plata." : ORO
55. Short time: Scot. : WEE
56. Iroquoian. : ERIE
57. Netted. : MESHY
58. State: Abbr. : TENN
59. Nose type. : SNUB
61. Cilia. : LASHES
63. Ample. : WIDE
64. Decrees. : ENACTS
66. Of the blood. : HEMAL
68. Long-gone bird. : MOA
69. Concert grand. : PIANO
71. Scot's pair. : TWA
72. Possess: Scot. : HAE
73. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
75. G.I. : PVT
77. Wax. : GROW
78. Pronoun. : HIS
79. Turnout. : RIG
80. Music by Mendelssohn. : HARKTHEHERALDANGELSSING
86. Pronoun. : OUR
87. Jinx. : HEX
88. Aureole. : HALO
89. Not so. : NAY
90. Rostrum. : DAIS
91. Examine. : TRY
92. Newt. : EFT
93. Bequeath. : ENDOW
95. Instruction: Abbr. : TNG
97. Extravagant. : ULTRA
100. Winged steeds. : PEGASI
102. Resins. : LACS
103. Certain skates. : RACERS
106. Govt. worker. : TMAN
107. Cheers. : OLES
108. Tidal flood. : EAGRE
110. Substance. : PITH
111. Isle. : AIT
113. As well as. : AND
114. Decorated, in a way. : TINSELLED
116. "There's a song in the air, there's ___." : ASTARINTHESKY
119. Rested. : SAT
120. Buyers' concern. : ADS
121. One of the Nelsons. : OZZIE
123. Man of Madras. : INDIAN
124. Rope. : LASSO
126. French pronoun. : NOUS
127. Washington group. : USS
128. Football star. : TITTLE
132. Ring in ___. : THENEW
134. Norse god. : THOR
135. Michaelmas daisy. : ASTER
137. Of the dawn. : EOAN
138. See 80 Across. : HYMN
139. Small case. : ETUI
141. Start of R. S. Willis carol. : ITCAMEUPONTHE
145. Notion: Fr. : IDEE
146. ___ ho. : GUNG
147. N. Y. county. : TIOGA
148. The Muses. : SISTERS
149. Goose of Hawaii. : NENE
150. Marine fish. : OPAH
151. Selvages. : EDGES
152. Pines. : TREES
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1. Settled. : STAID
2. Musician. : CELLIST
3. Humerus. : ARM
4. Home: Abbr. : RES
5. Mowgli's epithet. : FROG
6. Old French carol. : ANGELSWEHAVEHEARDONHIGH
7. Children's favorite. : MILNE
8. Work of art. : ICON
9. Portion: Abbr. : SHR
10. Creator of Catfish Row. : HEYWARD
11. Words by Christina Georgina Rossetti. : LOVECAMEDOWNATCHRISTMAS
12. "___ old cowhand . . . " : IMAN
13. "Exodus" hero. : ARI
14. "___ and Merry Bells!" : RINGOUTYEWILD
15. Go ___ for. : TOBAT
16. How to dream, in December. : OFAWHITECHRISTMAS
17. Fish. : PIKE
18. Scantling. : STUD
19. Crush. : CRAM
20. Plane. : AERO
25. Snow crystal. : FLAKE
31. Inactive: Abbr. : RET
33. One of Byron's names. : NOEL
35. Pack. : STOW
36. Grand ___. : HOTEL
38. Hearty's partner. : HALE
39. Good time: Brit. slang. : BASH
41. School for a prince. : CHEAM
42. Frosty. : CRISP
45. Hold. : CONTAIN
46. Breakfast food. : HENSEGG
47. Banter. : JOSH
48. French river. : ORNE
49. Words from an old London carol. : YOUMERRYGENTLEMEN
50. Argentite. : ORE
52. Verb suffix. : ISE
53. Greek letter. : ETA
57. Native of Crete. : MINOAN
60. Sailing ship. : BARK
62. Certain student. : SOPH
63. District. : WARD
65. Famous resort. : NASSAU
67. Machines. : LATHES
70. Dwelling. : IGLOO
71. Article. : THE
74. "O'er ___ laughing all the way." : THEFIELDSWEGO
76. Daze. : TRANCE
80. Stews. : HOTPOTS
81. Golden girl. : AURELIA
82. Outside: Abbr. : EXT
83. Officials: Abbr. : ALDS
84. Woman: Prefix. : GYNE
85. Sediment. : SILT
94. Pen. : WRITE
96. Illustrious. : GRAND
98. High degree. : RANK
99. Presidential nickname. : ANDY
101. Kiang. : ASS
102. Size: Abbr. : LGE
104. ___ standstill. : ATA
105. ___ out. : SITIT
109. Moreover. : ALSO
110. Greek letters. : PSIS
112. Siamese. : THAI
115. Let up. : EASE
116. Semiprecious stone. : AZURITE
117. Have discernment. : INSEE
118. Coalition. : ENTENTE
122. Bronx landmark. : ZOO
125. Bonne ___. : ANNEE
127. Custom. : USAGE
129. Carries. : TOTES
130. Veteran actor. : LAHR
131. Suffixes in chemistry. : ENES
132. Slight. : THIN
133. ___ Park. : HYDE
134. Bluefin. : TUNA
135. Slip ___. : ACOG
136. Shade of red. : RUST
140. Ram. : TUP
142. Thrice a day: Lat. abbr. : TID
143. Muslim saint. : PIR
144. Full of: Suffix. : OSE

Answer summary: 12 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 10 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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