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Anne Fox
Anne Fox

TALL TIMBER

New York Times, Sunday, April 25, 1965

Author:
Anne Fox
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 134, Blocks: 74, Avg Word Len: 5.48, Missing: { X }, Scrabble score: 593 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 120, Cheaters: 16, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, 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. 5,747
Across
1. Shade trees. : ASHES
6. Deep sleep. : SOPOR
11. Famous spa. : BADEMS
17. Loud sound. : BLARE
18. Shuddered. : QUAKED
20. Size of type. : EMERALD
22. Bertholletia excelsa. : BRAZILNUTTREE
24. Raider. : FORAGER
25. Bird. : RAVEN
26. Shoshonean. : UINTA
27. M.P.'s concerns. : AWOLS
29. Former part of Indonesia: Abbr. : NEI
30. Nobility: Ger. : ADEL
31. Before vier. : DREI
32. Revere. : ADORE
33. Play in a game. : MOVE
34. Part of a sentence. : VERB
35. Common sense. : WITS
36. U. N. postal agency: Abbr. : UPU
37. Balances. : SCALES
39. Takes on. : ASSUMES
41. Of religious rites. : SACRAL
44. "___ was saying . . . " : ASI
45. Lariat: Sp. : REATA
47. Customary courses. : ROUNDS
49. Humbug. : SHAM
51. ___ Peninsula. : BALKAN
54. Moslem lady. : BEGUM
56. "___ willin'." : BARKISIS
59. Until now. : ASYET
60. Wicked. : FELON
61. Forbid. : VETO
62. Practice an art. : ETCH
63. Geographical abbreviation. : MTN
64. "___ With You." : YOUCANTTAKEIT
68. N. Z. woody vine. : AKA
69. Former town on the Danube. : BUDA
71. Vibrato: Mus. abbr. : TREM
72. Hindu queens. : RANIS
73. Considered. : RATED
75. Hornbeam. : IRONWOOD
77. Bewitching. : SIREN
78. Olive's man. : POPEYE
79. O'Neill role. : ANNA
80. Sinecure of a sort. : RACKET
82. Lively dance. : GALOP
84. Notch. : JAG
85. Brought up. : RAISED
87. Supplant. : REPLACE
91. Repeats. : QUOTES
94. Irritate. : IRE
95. Biblical word of contempt. : RACA
97. Big birds. : EMUS
98. Exclamations of distaste. : UGHS
99. Article of food. : VIAND
101. Strip of wood. : LATH
102. Curbs. : BITS
103. Resembling: Suffix. : EAN
104. Dye. : HENNA
105. Relish. : GUSTO
106. Part of a refrain. : TRALA
107. Opens. : UNSEALS
109. U. S. naval station. : GUANTANAMOBAY
112. Descendant of Esau. : EDOMITE
113. Like Horace's poetry. : EPODIC
114. Cries out loud. : BAWLS
115. Sock. : ANKLET
116. Spruce up. : SLICK
117. Queen ___ lace. : ANNES
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1. Rubs off. : ABRADES
2. Certain old-time ships. : SLAVERS
3. Shirley Booth role. : HAZELBURKE
4. Snakeless land. : ERIN
5. Musical piece: Abbr. : SEL
6. Jet. : SQUIRT
7. Externality. : OUTNESS
8. Baroness Cederström. : PATTI
9. Vegetable. : OKRA
10. Arikara. : REE
11. Approve of. : BEFOR
12. Soap plants. : AMOLES
13. Certain words: Abbr. : DERS
14. Age: Sp. : ERA
15. Mississippi. : MAGNOLIASTATE
16. Up one's ___. : SLEEVE
19. Wooden, as an expression. : DEADPAN
21. Desiccates. : DRIES
22. Cheer for a prima donna. : BRAVA
23. One kind of colony. : NUDIST
28. "The Man Who ___." : WOULDBEKING
32. Gold: Lat. : AURUM
33. Number five iron. : MASHIE
35. Alienate. : WEAN
38. Butt. : CASK
40. Substantial. : MEATY
42. Gaseous element. : ARGON
43. Lands. : COUNTRIES
46. Beginner. : ABECEDARIAN
48. Cloys. : SATES
50. Disney character. : MICKEY
51. Disney film. : BAMBI
52. River s. of Rome. : ASTURA
53. V.I.P. : LYNDONJOHNSON
55. Babylonia's neighbor. : ELAM
57. Vive le ___. : ROI
58. Darken. : SHADE
60. Rage. : FUROR
61. Sail of a windmill. : VANE
65. Siouan. : OTO
66. French pastry. : TARTE
67. Company. : TROOP
70. Benefice payments. : ANNATS
74. ___ Betty. : APPLEBROWN
76. Carry on. : WAGE
77. Glided in a certain way. : SKIED
78. Petition. : PLEA
81. Slaughter. : CARNAGE
83. Magistrate in anc. Athens. : ARCHON
86. Extreme. : DRASTIC
88. Obliging. : AMIABLE
89. Pirate's weapon. : CUTLASS
90. Try. : ESSAY
91. Braid. : QUEUE
92. Sudan's neighbor. : UGANDA
93. Slender and graceful. : SVELTE
96. Storm. : ATTACK
100. Put in. : INSET
101. Monday, in France. : LUNDI
104. Cheer. : HAIL
105. Old Bailey. : GAOL
106. Type of special agent. : TMAN
108. Estmark: Abbr. : EMK
110. Good times. : UPS
111. Arab garment. : ABA

Answer summary: 11 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 10 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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