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MINIATURE GOLF

New York Times, Sunday, April 24, 1966

Author:
Sidney Lambert
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 72, Avg Word Len: 5.27, Missing: { F J Z }, Scrabble score: 575 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 129, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 20
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,098
Across
1. Pleased with oneself. : SMUG
5. Egg white. : GLAIR
10. Western lily. : CAMAS
15. Dwindles. : EBBS
19. Prefix with sol or stat. : AERO
20. Round hand. : RONDE
21. River into the Missouri. : OSAGE
22. ___ d'Orsay. : QUAI
23. Social centers. : CLUBHOUSES
25. "I know not ___ others may take . . . " : WHATCOURSE
27. Living things. : BIOTA
28. Canards. : TALES
30. Saharan nomad. : TUAREG
31. Symbolic figures. : EMBLEMS
34. Pueblo Indians. : HOPIS
35. Roman receptacle. : CIST
36. Strata. : LAYERS
37. Chemical element. : BORON
38. Objection. : PROTEST
41. January in Jerez. : ENERO
42. Vegetables. : MIXEDGREENS
44. Exclamations. : AHS
46. Swans. : COBS
47. Imprecatory remark. : OATH
48. The makings of a spread. : EATS
49. Type of gun. : BURP
50. Whirl, in a way. : TRY
51. Exaggeratedly patriotic. : SPREADEAGLE
55. Girl of song. : SUSIE
56. Fill with joy. : ELATE
58. Mediterranean island. : ELBA
59. Console. : SOLACE
60. Lectures. : REBUKES
62. Error's partner. : TRIAL
63. Clouted. : SLUGGED
64. Quintessence. : ELIXIR
65. Son of Aphrodite. : EROS
66. Old hat. : PASSE
67. Preserves. : CURES
68. Act honorably. : PLAYTHEGAME
72. Set the pace. : LED
75. Tacks on. : ADDS
76. African settler. : BOER
77. Promises. : VOWS
78. Performer. : MIME
79. St. Lawrence island: Abbr. : PEI
80. Deplete, as a bankroll. : MAKEAHOLEIN
84. Port of Puerto Rico. : PONCE
85. Resolves. : DECIDES
87. Make ___ in (impress). : ADENT
88. Stalled (with "out"). : CONKED
89. Man's name, for short. : ALGY
90. Emulates Thraso. : BRAGS
91. Trips. : CRUISES
92. Architectural rib. : LIERNE
95. Sheriff's aides. : POSSE
96. Decalogue verb. : SHALT
97. Unpolished. : INTHEROUGH
99. Unwell. : NOTUPTOPAR
104. Within: Prefix. : ENTO
105. Man's name, for short. : ERNIE
106. Type of plane. : DRONE
107. Vogue. : RAGE
108. Emulsifier. : SOAP
109. P.O. instrument. : DATER
110. Immerses. : SOAKS
111. Intercept. : STOP
Down
1. Bursa. : SAC
2. Famous name in baseball. : MEL
3. So. American land: Abbr. : URU
4. Fowl. : GOBBLERS
5. Makes neat. : GROOMS
6. Clodhoppers. : LOUTS
7. Loop: Anat. : ANSA
8. Chemical suffix. : IDE
9. Put back. : RESTORE
10. Airplane engine cover. : COWLING
11. Sackcloth's partner. : ASHES
12. River into the North Sea. : MAAS
13. Middleman: Abbr. : AGT
14. Parts. : SECTIONS
15. Liken. : EQUATE
16. Speak in a certain way. : BURR
17. Plinth. : BASE
18. Victory: Ger. : SIEG
24. Sacred: Prefix. : HIERO
26. Dispossesses. : OUSTS
29. Peas in ___. : APOD
31. Exclusive. : ELECT
32. Demesne house. : MANOR
33. Hit musical. : BYEBYEBIRDIE
34. Premier of Albania, 1945–54. : HOXHA
35. Where Heraklion is. : CRETE
37. Snack. : BITE
38. Resound. : PEAL
39. Meat products. : SAUSAGELINKS
40. To a high degree. : THRICE
42. Equines. : MARES
43. Stately. : REGAL
45. M.p.h. : SPEED
47. To choose: Fr. : OPTER
49. Slavs: Abbr. : BULGS
51. Bushy-tailed monkeys. : SAKIS
52. Irish county, for short. : DERRY
53. Nobelist poet. : ELIOT
54. Disconcert. : ABASH
55. Immerse. : SOUSE
57. Units of illumination. : LUXES
59. Clouts. : SLAMS
60. Precis: Colloq. : RECAP
61. Got away from. : ELUDED
62. "___ passion to tatters." : TEARA
63. Fish eggs. : SPAWN
68. Snailish. : POKEY
69. Sediment. : LEES
70. Ties (the score). : EVENS
71. Carry on: Colloq. : GOIT
73. Man with a mike. : EMCEE
74. Exploits. : DEEDS
76. Chivied. : BADGERED
78. Regulates. : MONITORS
80. English dramatist. : MILNE
81. Not as smooth. : HARSHER
82. Sequestered rooms. : ODAS
83. Stories. : LEGENDS
84. Young turkey. : POULT
86. Restaurant employe. : CARHOP
88. Signs of mourning. : CRAPES
90. Specter. : BOGIE
91. Short thick piece. : CHUNK
92. Certain positions. : LIES
93. ___ time (pronto). : INNO
94. Girl's name, for short. : ETTA
95. Boat. : PUNT
96. Greek portico. : STOA
98. Musical work: Abbr. : ORA
100. Rio de ___. : ORO
101. Exactly suited. : PAT
102. Past. : AGO
103. Fabric. : REP

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 12 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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