It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.

New York Times, Thursday, April 28, 1977

Author:
Ann Jenkins
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.33, Missing: { B J K Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.34)
Open Squares: 86, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Ann Jenkins has 23 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
1
S
2
T
3
U
4
N
5
T
6
S
7
H
8
A
9
R
10
A
11
S
12
S
13
C
H
A
P
E
A
U
14
O
M
E
L
E
T
15
S
16
R
E
S
P
O
N
D
17
R
E
C
I
T
A
L
18
E
A
T
E
N
19
S
20
I
N
21
T
E
S
T
A
22
A
R
I
D
23
A
I
D
E
24
S
N
O
U
T
25
S
E
N
26
S
V
E
L
T
27
E
28
U
T
E
29
E
D
G
30
E
W
I
S
E
31
L
32
I
33
F
T
E
D
34
L
A
S
T
35
S
O
R
A
36
C
37
A
38
S
I
N
O
39
D
E
P
O
R
40
T
41
E
42
D
43
A
D
M
44
S
45
C
R
E
E
N
46
A
N
A
47
R
E
E
48
D
49
S
50
R
E
D
D
51
F
R
A
S
52
A
L
L
O
T
53
E
E
L
54
P
I
T
C
H
55
T
I
L
L
A
56
G
E
57
I
58
M
I
T
A
T
E
59
S
N
E
E
R
E
D
60
N
A
T
U
R
E
D
61
E
D
S
E
L
S
62
G
R
O
P
E
D
© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,120

Support XWord Info today

Pay now and get access for a year.

1. Select account level
2. Choose how to pay
Across
1
High jinks : STUNTS
7
Give the third degree : HARASS
13
Easter creation : CHAPEAU
14
Short-order dishes : OMELETS
16
Write back : RESPOND
17
One-man show, usually : RECITAL
18
Gone, as goodies : EATEN
19
Subject for Billy Graham : SIN
21
Episperm : TESTA
22
Lacking moisture : ARID
23
Staff man : AIDE
24
Schnauzer's feature : SNOUT
25
V.I.P. on the Hill : SEN
26
Lithe; slender : SVELTE
28
Reservation dweller in Colorado : UTE
29
One way to get a word in : EDGEWISE
31
Used a jack : LIFTED
34
Shoe form : LAST
35
Short-billed bird : SORA
36
Gamester's haunt : CASINO
39
Behaved or exiled : DEPORTED
43
Title Columbus held: Abbr. : ADM
44
Cynosure for millions : SCREEN
46
Amusing recountings : ANA
47
Rex and Oliver : REEDS
50
Foxx : REDD
51
Men in a monastery : FRAS
52
Give to each : ALLOT
53
Slithery creature : EEL
54
Seaver delivery : PITCH
55
Cultivated land : TILLAGE
57
Render sincere flattery : IMITATE
59
Sniffed at : SNEERED
60
Good-___ (amiable) : NATURED
61
Some ill-fated Fords : EDSELS
62
Felt one's way : GROPED
Down
1
Clipped : SHEARED
2
Oenologist's activity : TASTING
3
Hiked, as salaries : UPPED
4
Glowing ad : NEON
5
Sun-baked : TAN
6
Frothiest : SUDSIEST
7
Stinger : HORNET
8
Soul, to an abbé : AME
9
Certain parallelograms: Abbr. : RECTS
10
Outlander : ALIEN
11
Exhibits : SETSOUT
12
Congressional creation : STATUTE
13
Area around a goalie : CREASE
15
Scheduled : SLATED
20
Futile : IDLE
23
Dispatch boats : AVISOS
26
The Ugly Duckling : SWAN
27
Decamped for romance : ELOPED
30
Wallach : ELI
32
Like some wills : IRON
33
Removed : FAR
35
Young tree : SEEDLING
36
Units for brilliants : CARATS
37
Harmonizers' girl : ADELINE
38
Scented : SMELLED
39
Suffer, in Angus : DREE
40
Steak ___ : TARTARE
41
Made into a 12 Down : ENACTED
42
Sped : DASHED
45
Words to live by : CREEDS
48
Noted Hawaiians or Kansans : DOLES
49
Rubberneck : STARE
51
Supply; equip : FITUP
54
Spaniard's whistle : PITO
56
Set : GEL
58
Spoil : MAR

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

|