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

New York Times, Saturday, February 4, 1967

Author: George Laczko
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 303 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
George Laczko has 37 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
PS notes: Error in original PDF solution at 65-Across—said "PLAY" but should have been "PRAY." Corrected this.
1
J
2
A
3
T
4
O
5
P
6
E
7
A
8
L
9
S
10
T
11
B
12
A
13
R
14
A
V
O
N
15
A
N
D
O
N
16
U
R
S
A
17
W
O
R
D
18
A
S
S
O
C
I
19
A
T
I
O
N
20
S
W
E
E
T
S
21
R
I
F
T
22
D
L
O
23
C
A
B
24
I
N
25
F
L
26
A
G
O
N
27
B
28
A
29
C
K
L
O
T
30
Y
A
L
E
31
U
G
H
32
L
O
A
33
T
34
H
35
S
E
C
36
T
37
S
38
N
E
A
39
R
40
K
L
E
E
41
S
42
C
L
I
O
43
T
R
I
O
44
S
45
Y
E
A
T
46
S
47
U
L
M
48
R
A
H
49
S
50
R
A
T
51
A
B
L
E
52
C
53
O
W
M
A
N
54
E
D
M
A
N
55
A
P
O
56
D
O
57
I
T
58
P
I
T
59
T
60
E
61
D
62
M
E
M
63
B
E
R
S
H
64
I
P
D
R
I
V
E
65
P
R
A
Y
66
E
L
E
N
A
67
U
L
A
N
68
S
A
N
E
69
D
A
R
E
D
70
M
E
N
S
© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,384
Across Down
1. Airline acronym. : JATO
5. Sounds of laughter. : PEALS
10. Metal beam. : TBAR
14. Bristol's river. : AVON
15. Off ___ (intermittently). : ANDON
16. Heavenly bear. : URSA
17. Psychological test. : WORDASSOCIATION
20. Candy. : SWEETS
21. Crack. : RIFT
22. Where some letters go: Abbr. : DLO
23. Quarters of a sort. : CABIN
25. Container for water or wine. : FLAGON
27. Part of a building site. : BACKLOT
30. Old Eli. : YALE
31. Horrors! : UGH
32. Disinclined. : LOATH
35. Groups of adherents. : SECTS
38. Proximate. : NEAR
40. Certain paintings. : KLEES
42. Muse of history. : CLIO
43. ABC and XYZ. : TRIOS
45. Irish dramatist. : YEATS
47. Einstein's birthplace. : ULM
48. Cheers. : RAHS
50. Proportional. : RATABLE
52. Rancher. : COWMAN
54. American philosopher. : EDMAN
55. Address for a Pfc. : APO
56. ___-yourself. : DOIT
58. Set into opposition (against). : PITTED
62. Topic for 29 Down. : MEMBERSHIPDRIVE
65. Implore. : PRAY
66. Spanish girl's name. : ELENA
67. ___ Bator. : ULAN
68. Sound. : SANE
69. Hazarded. : DARED
70. Mind: Lat. : MENS
1. Parts of a vise. : JAWS
2. Claim. : AVOW
3. Dashed headlong. : TORE
4. Ready for duty. : ONDECK
5. Depositor's record. : PASSBOOK
6. Letters. : ENS
7. Add frippery. : ADORN
8. Places. : LOCI
9. Scornful: Colloq. : SNIFFY
10. Sound of annoyance. : TUT
11. Sociable group. : BRIDGECLUB
12. Browning's home in Italy. : ASOLO
13. Talked, nonstop. : RANON
18. In any way. : ATALL
19. Reference book. : ATLAS
24. Peninsula of Europe. : ITALY
26. Relative of Sandy. : ALEC
27. Baseball play. : BUNT
28. Field: Lat. : AGER
29. Executive post. : CHAIRWOMAN
33. Pipe branching. : TEE
34. Learned of. : HEARD
36. Cash drawer. : TILL
37. About. : SOME
39. Ramble. : ROAM
41. Desk item. : STAMPPAD
44. Obscure. : SHADE
46. Traditional in outlook. : STAID
49. Emulated some sleepers. : SNORED
51. Cave or cavity. : ANTRUM
52. Scenes of jamborees. : CAMPS
53. Bing's specialty. : OPERA
54. Clear sky. : ETHER
57. Cuba or Mallorca. : ISLA
59. Flooring piece. : TILE
60. Name meaning "young man." : EVAN
61. Lairs. : DENS
63. Unplayed round of a tournament. : BYE
64. Noun suffix. : INE

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

|