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New York Times, Thursday, April 4, 1963

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.08, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.42)
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 4,995
Across Down
1. Cheetahs. : CATS
5. Wine cask. : BUTT
9. Part of a spur. : ROWEL
14. Athenian landmark. : ACROPOLIS
16. January, in Spain. : ENERO
17. Words sung at a wedding. : PROMISEME
18. Race of Norse gods. : VANIR
19. Boring. : TEDIOUS
20. Still, for short. : THO
22. Big Cassino. : TEN
23. Wine cask. : TUN
24. O. T. book. : PSALMS
26. Poincianas. : TREES
29. U. S. A. : THESTATES
32. Box score item. : RUNS
33. Mauna ___. : LOA
34. City in Last Chance Gulch. : HELENA
35. Common suffix. : ENT
36. ___ Desert, Arizona. : PAINTED
38. Stir. : ADO
39. Attacked, as Troy. : SIEGED
41. Bushy clump. : TOD
42. Ideal spot. : EDEN
43. Item in steelmaking. : SCRAPIRON
45. Scottish river. : CLYDE
46. Trend or course. : STREAM
47. Cinnabar. : ORE
48. Indulge in a sport. : SKI
50. Volcanic output. : ASH
51. Irritate. : PROVOKE
55. Do away with. : ANNUL
57. Precipitation. : RAINWATER
59. Utter. : TOTAL
60. Family tree entries. : ANCESTORS
61. Anthology item. : STORY
62. "___ off!" : HATS
63. Feudal slave. : ESNE
1. After Comdr. : CAPT
2. Subdivision measure. : ACRE
3. Walked over. : TROD
4. Anthropod segments. : SOMITES
5. Navy man. : BOSUN
6. Diminutive suffixes. : ULES
7. Dickens character. : TIM
8. African pest. : TSETSE
9. Mutinied. : REVOLTED
10. ___ bet. : ONA
11. Kept company. : WENTSTEADY
12. Shallowest Great Lake. : ERIE
13. Desolate, old style. : LORN
15. Devout. : PIOUS
21. Bungled: Colloq. : HASHED
24. Vision. : PHANTOM
25. Wrong: Prefix. : MAL
26. Part of a wig. : TRESS
27. Written in an ancient alphabet. : RUNIC
28. Discusses. : ENTERSINTO
29. French pronoun. : TOI
30. Over. : ENDED
31. French river. : SAONE
33. Part of an audience. : LADIES
36. Pre-football game gathering. : PEPRALLY
37. Weight unit. : TON
40. Narrow ship channel. : GAT
42. Promote. : ELEVATE
44. Sound at 36 Down. : RAHRAH
45. Exults. : CROWS
47. Village near Verdun. : ORNES
48. Weekdays: Abbr. : SATS
49. Harness hitch. : KNOT
51. Early Britisher. : PICT
52. Indians. : OTOS
53. "Sunny" man. : KERN
54. Gaelic. : ERSE
56. Nasser's concern. : UAR
58. Santa ___, California. : ANA

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