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Anne Fox
Anne Fox

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New York Times, Sunday, February 14, 1965

Author: Anne Fox
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 74, Avg Word Len: 5.24, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 581 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 123, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 8, XRef: 1, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 17
Anne Fox has 46 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,677
Across Down
1. Kiss, old style. : BUSS
5. One of a well-known trio. : FAITH
10. American author. : OHARA
15. Attic colonnade. : STOA
19. Town near Caracas. : AROA
20. Chénier. : ANDRE
21. Golfers' warnings. : FORES
22. Sovereign. : KHAN
23. Letters of a kind. : BILLETDOUX
25. Kind of neckline. : SWEETHEART
27. Get the idea. : SAVVY
28. Qua ___ (here and there): It. : ELA
29. Support. : AID
30. Nautically smart. : SEAWISE
31. Show of sentiment. : HEARTSANDFLOWERS
35. Needlefish. : GAR
36. Unimportant matters. : TRIVIA
37. Fitted (an arrow) on the string. : NOCKED
42. Remark. : NOTE
45. Household: Prefix. : ECO
48. Goethe drama. : STELLA
50. Ingenuous. : NAIVE
51. Hour, in Italy. : ORA
52. Jolly boat. : YAWL
54. Status symbol, on wheels. : ROLLS
56. Kind of song. : SWAN
57. Hinged pieces, on doors. : HASPS
60. Made ___. : INUSA
63. Love song. : VALENTINE
65. Musical composition. : OCTET
66. Musing. : REVERIE
68. Form of address. : BUD
69. Balcony scene question. : WHEREFOREARTTHOUROMEO
76. Chinese name. : MAO
77. Ruined by fire. : INASHES
78. Stylish one: Colloq. : SWELL
79. Certain decorations. : LOVEKNOTS
84. Tasmanian wolf. : HYENA
85. All over. : ENDED
86. Inter ___. : ALIA
87. Affaires d'honneur. : DUELS
89. Work units. : ERGS
91. Uncle: Scot. : EME
92. Horace and family. : MANNS
94. Three-wheelers, for short. : TRIKES
97. However. : YET
98. Mr. and Mrs. : PAIR
99. Foreign. : EXOTIC
101. Is stingy. : SKIMPS
103. Horatian work. : ODE
105. Popular song. : THREELITTLEWORDS
111. Mother of Meleager. : ALTHAEA
115. Greek verb form: Abbr. : AOR
116. Cape: Geog. : RAS
117. Rivera specialty. : MURAL
119. Civil War general. : BEAUREGARD
121. Long-lived Spewack opus. : KISSMEKATE
123. Unruffled. : CALM
124. Communication: Abbr. : TELEG
125. Ruffled. : UPSET
126. Traditional poetry. : EPOS
127. Jump for joy. : SKIP
128. Stage speech. : ASIDE
129. Certain signs. : NEONS
130. Mailed. : SENT
1. Girl's nickname. : BABS
2. Bathsheba's husband. : URIAH
3. Make clear. : SOLVE
4. Rescue. : SALVAGE
5. Prosperous. : FAT
6. Occidental range. : ANDES
7. Fallacies, in logic. : IDOLA
8. Straying. : TRUANT
9. Bewitch: Colloq. : HEX
10. "Just for a handful ___ . . . " : OFSILVER
11. Start of a Browning sonnet. : HOWDOILOVETHEE
12. Common verb. : ARE
13. Lizette of poetry. : REESE
14. Backward. : ASTERN
15. Twist. : SKEW
16. Native of Asia. : THAI
17. Crew's concern. : OARS
18. Prior: Prefix. : ANTE
24. Mexican wildcat. : EYRA
26. Wears. : HASON
29. Have ___ (be angry): Colloq. : AFIT
32. Canasta card. : TREY
33. Casey and others. : DRS
34. Half of a Washington city. : WALLA
38. Dejected. : CASTDOWN
39. Flightless bird. : KIWI
40. Welsh man's name. : EVAN
41. Sand tract: Brit. : DENE
42. Anyway: Dial. : NOHOW
43. Asiatic herb. : ORACH
44. Flavor. : TASTE
46. Home of the Mamelukes. : CAIRO
47. Man of property. : OWNER
49. "___ for Love." : ALL
53. "My ___ Red Rose." : LUVEISLIKEARED
55. River in French Morocco. : SEBU
58. Saturating. : PERMEANT
59. Menu specialty. : STEAK
61. O'Casey. : SEAN
62. Irish exclamation. : ARRAH
64. Role in "Romeo and Juliet." : NURSE
67. Bitsy's companion. : ITSY
70. Indulgent. : FOND
71. Unit of inductance. : HENRY
72. Siouan. : OSAGE
73. Euripides drama. : MEDEA
74. Resin. : ELEMI
75. Of longer standing. : OLDER
79. Rich fabric. : LAME
80. Genus of evergreens. : OLAX
81. Asti spumante. : VINO
82. In the open. : OUT
83. Succinct. : TERSE
88. Inn of a kind. : SKILODGE
90. Pack away. : STOW
93. Hindu musicmaker. : SITAR
95. Noble Arabian. : EMIR
96. New York or Boston: Abbr. : SPT
98. Barristers' headgear. : PERUKES
100. Leopard's cousin: Var. : CHEETA
102. Distinctive mark. : STRIPE
104. Capitol feature. : DOME
106. Carries on: Colloq. : RAGES
107. Rope. : LASSO
108. To eat: Ger. : ESSEN
109. Arrange in folds. : DRAPE
110. Was a member of. : SATON
111. Letters. : ABCS
112. Roof flaw. : LEAK
113. Anklebones. : TALI
114. Attribute of Punch. : HUMP
118. In case. : LEST
120. ___ Bey. : ALI
121. Béla of Hungary. : KUN
122. See 6 Down. : MTS

Answer summary: 10 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 9 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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