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Arthur Schulman
Arthur Schulman

SHOWING OFF

New York Times, Sunday, April 17, 1966

Author:
Arthur Schulman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 170, Blocks: 80, Avg Word Len: 5.28, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 824 (avg 1.84)
Open Squares: 159, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 12, XRef: 4, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 39
Arthur Schulman has 80 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,091
Across
1. Refrain of 1790 song. : CAIRA
6. Breakfast order. : JUICE
11. Material. : DENIM
16. Film family. : LADDS
21. Sorel of 15th cen. France. : AGNES
22. Make ___ for. : APLAY
23. Shavian heroine. : ELIZA
24. Chief gold coins of ancient Rome. : AUREI
25. Part of a steam engine. : CUTOFFVALVE
27. Coming to a slow halt. : TAPERINGOFF
29. Wood. : ASH
30. Cleo's maid. : IRAS
31. Mudguards of a sort. : SPATS
33. Something torn off. : RAG
34. With 50 Down, postpone. : PUT
35. Familiar pen name. : OHENRY
37. Kiss: Slang. : SMOOCH
39. Prevail. : WIN
40. ___ dixit. : IPSE
41. Goose: Fr. : OIE
42. Cold symptom. : CATARRH
44. Protection. : LEE
45. More like the Arctic. : ICIER
46. Lot: Colloq. : RAFT
48. Night spot. : CABARET
49. Rimbaud's "A ___ Hell." : SEASONIN
51. Turkish city. : URFA
52. Foremost god of Abydos. : OSIRIS
53. Stub. : TEAROFF
54. With 50 Down, alighted. : GOT
57. Calendar abbreviation. : FRI
58. Fabric. : COTTON
59. Intercept. : HEADOFF
60. Sally. : JOKE
61. Flutter. : FAN
62. Reserved. : ALOOF
63. Depart on wheels. : ROLLOFF
64. Moslem mystics. : SUFIS
65. Boil down maple syrup. : SUGAROFF
67. Accomplish: Slang. : PULLOFF
68. Pocahontas' husband and others. : ROLFES
69. Golf stroke. : BAFF
70. Football maneuver. : HANDOFF
71. Feeble. : PALE
72. Foist. : FOBOFF
75. Vacation. : DAYSOFF
76. Noli me tangere. : HANDSOFF
80. Star of "M." : LORRE
81. Imitates. : HITSOFF
82. Former 5-franc unit in Brussels. : BELGA
83. Balsam. : FIR
84. Unclosed: Poet. : OPED
85. Explodes. : GOESOFF
86. Woodchuck. : MARMOT
87. Washington agcy. : FBI
88. Hymn: Abbr. : PSA
89. Avert. : WARDOFF
90. Having varied ingredients. : MADEOF
91. French verb. : ETRE
92. Excludes. : KEEPSOFF
94. Cancel. : CALLOFF
95. Articles. : THES
96. Rod used in basketry. : OSIER
98. Cause's partner: Abbr. : EFF
99. Burlesque. : TAKEOFF
100. Kind of rod. : CUE
101. Wet. : DANK
102. A German counterpart of etc. : USF
103. Bona fide. : HONEST
104. Corners. : COIGNS
107. Narrow: Ger. : ENG
108. Live. : ARE
109. ___ the bill. : FOOTS
110. Hindu month. : ASIN
112. Creek. : RIA
113. Sojourning. : STOPPINGOFF
116. Misled. : OFFTHETRACK
120. European capital. : SOFIA
121. ___ drugs. : SULFA
122. Kind of book. : FOLIO
123. 12th c. Jewish scholar. : RASHI
124. Concerning. : ASFOR
125. Glacial ridge. : ESKAR
126. Barmecide. : FEAST
127. Basilica features. : APSES
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1. Tropical tree. : CACAO
2. Flowing. : AGUSH
3. Prospective. : INTHEOFFING
4. Old car. : REO
5. Red ___. : ASFIRE
6. Coffee. : JAVA
7. Tree. : UPAS
8. Common contraction. : ILL
9. Certain troops: Abbr. : CAV
10. Certainly not cynosures. : EYESORES
11. Take off. : DETACH
12. Port S of Jerusalem. : ELATH
13. Pinches off. : NIPS
14. Verbal suffix. : IZE
15. Gives in matrimony. : MARRIESOFF
16. Scottish folklorist. : LANG
17. Calendar abbreviation. : AUG
18. Falling asleep. : DROPPINGOFF
19. Make less explosive. : DEFUSE
20. Kitchen tool. : SIFTER
26. Offspring. : FRY
28. Gaelic name. : IAN
32. Aperitif. : PORT
36. Girl of song. : NITA
37. ___ India. : STAROF
38. Famed watercolorist. : MARIN
39. Lose effect. : WEAROFF
40. Here: Fr. : ICI
42. Loosed from a mooring. : CASTOFF
43. ___ all right. : ABITOF
44. Bat first. : LEADOFF
45. See 9 Down. : INF
46. Goffered collars. : RUFFS
47. Noted pianist. : ARRAU
48. Simmer down. : COOLOFF
49. Prevent exit or entry. : SEALOFF
50. Common adverb. : OFF
53. Give it to. : TELLOFF
55. Migrant. : OKIE
56. 1891 heroine. : TESS
58. Decanter. : CARAFE
59. Desist. : HOLDOFF
60. Feiffer. : JULES
63. Prints. : RUNSOFF
64. French fighter. : SOLDAT
66. D'___ (at first): Fr. : ABORD
67. Is profitable. : PAYSOFF
68. Hung up. : RANGOFF
70. Three cheers! : HATSOFF
71. See 72 Across. : PALMOFF
72. Fizzle. : FLOP
73. Sorry! : OOPS
74. Interrupting. : BREAKINGOFF
75. Petered out. : DIEDOFF
76. Concerning this. : HEREOF
77. Part of a common injunction. : OFFTHEGRASS
78. Essence. : FIBRE
79. French ___. : FRIES
81. Practical intelligence. : HORSESENSE
82. Evildoer: Colloq. : BADLOT
85. Lacuna. : GAP
86. Men. : MALES
89. German pronoun. : WER
90. Absconds. : MAKESOFF
91. Toilet case. : ETUI
93. Comic strip interjection. : EEK
94. Lean. : CANT
96. Black Sea port. : ODESSA
97. Coffee port of Brazil. : SANTOS
99. Go ___ (overdo). : TOOFAR
100. Prefix with band or bass. : CONTRA
102. Swiss canton. : URI
103. Labor name. : HOFFA
104. Co.: Fr. : CIE
105. Recess. : NICHE
106. So. American monkeys. : SAKIS
108. On ___ with. : APAR
109. People. : FOLK
110. Monkshood. : ATIS
111. Pellets. : SHOT
114. Fat: Prefix. : PIO
115. Grissom. : GUS
117. Adversary. : FOE
118. State: Abbr. : FLA
119. Farthing's cousin. : RAP

Answer summary: 17 unique to this puzzle, 22 debuted here and reused later, 15 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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