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

New York Times, Thursday, March 4, 1971

Author: Unknown
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q V W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
1
L
2
I
3
M
4
B
5
R
6
A
7
T
8
A
9
N
10
I
11
M
12
A
13
M
14
A
B
O
U
15
E
C
O
L
E
16
N
O
N
E
17
M
A
N
S
18
C
O
N
C
O
19
R
D
A
T
S
20
B
R
O
T
21
H
E
R
S
22
N
O
I
S
E
S
23
G
L
E
N
N
24
S
L
A
T
25
B
26
E
R
E
F
T
27
S
P
A
R
E
28
R
29
I
30
B
31
A
P
A
S
T
32
S
H
E
M
33
D
O
N
E
34
S
I
P
35
S
36
A
T
R
A
P
37
S
38
U
S
A
39
S
C
H
40
L
41
L
E
E
K
42
L
43
A
G
E
R
44
O
S
S
I
45
F
I
E
D
46
D
I
G
H
T
S
47
B
R
E
D
48
L
I
N
E
R
49
E
50
I
51
L
E
E
N
52
D
A
R
K
S
I
53
D
54
E
55
S
T
E
R
E
O
56
B
A
T
E
57
A
D
I
T
58
S
E
A
T
59
R
A
N
I
S
60
G
E
N
E
61
E
R
L
E
62
S
L
A
N
T
63
O
R
E
S
© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 7,873
Across Down
1. Place for a nest : LIMB
5. Wicker: Var. : RATAN
10. Moslem priest : IMAM
14. Eastern name : ABOU
15. School, in Nice : ECOLE
16. "Then there were ___" : NONE
17. Auto-racing city, with "Le" : MANS
18. Compacts : CONCORDATS
20. Karamazovs, e.g. : BROTHERS
22. Spreads rumors : NOISES
23. Early astronaut : GLENN
24. Wood support : SLAT
25. Lorn : BEREFT
27. Adam's possession, in a way : SPARERIB
31. Women with ___ : APAST
32. Son of Noah : SHEM
33. Finished : DONE
34. Taste : SIP
35. Petty tyrants : SATRAPS
38. Famous fifty: Abbr. : USA
39. Educ. place : SCHL
41. Onion's relative : LEEK
42. Beer : LAGER
44. Hardened : OSSIFIED
46. Adorns, old style : DIGHTS
47. Brought up : BRED
48. Vessel : LINER
49. "My Sister ___" : EILEEN
52. Moon area : DARKSIDE
55. Building foundation : STEREOBATE
57. Entrance : ADIT
58. Headquarters : SEAT
59. Eastern queens : RANIS
60. McCarthy, to friends : GENE
61. Gardner : ERLE
62. Viewpoint : SLANT
63. Raw materials : ORES
1. Farm animal : LAMB
2. Structural unit : IBAR
3. Certain treatises : MONOGRAPHS
4. Moves with energy : BUSTLES
5. Not long since : RECENT
6. Kind of squash : ACORN
7. Weights : TONS
8. Liquor ingredient: Abbr. : ALC
9. Illumination unit : NEONLAMP
10. Put in writing : INDITED
11. Struthious birds : MOAS
12. Prefix for bellum : ANTE
13. Dinner of a kind : MESS
19. Surf sound : ROAR
21. Lifts : HEFTS
24. ___ one's piece : SPEAK
25. Singer : BASSO
26. Memorable works : EPICS
27. Fragment : SHRED
28. Cavalryman with T. R. : ROUGHRIDER
29. Garment addition : INSET
30. Pooh's cousins : BEARS
32. Arab : STEED
36. Transferrers of property : ALIENORS
37. Move furtively : SLINK
40. One of a French trio : LIBERTE
43. Long in the past : AGESAGO
45. Word with port or lance : FREE
46. Most serious : DIREST
48. High-school subject : LATIN
49. Actual being : ESSE
50. Relative of via : ITER
51. Faithful, in Scotland : LEAL
52. Famous editor : DANA
53. Eat : DINE
54. Seasons in Nice : ETES
56. Remainder: Abbr. : BAL

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

|