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BOUQUET

New York Times, Sunday, May 13, 1962

Author:
Threba Johnson
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 172, Blocks: 90, Avg Word Len: 5.10, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 644 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 118, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 22
Threba Johnson has 31 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,685
Across
1. Pole: Naut. : SPRIT
6. Uncommon. : SPECIAL
13. Sailing race. : REGATTA
20. City on the Po: It. : TORINO
21. Military group. : CAVALRY
22. Belonging to someone else. : ANOTHERS
24. Rumer Godden novel. : BLACKNARCISSUS
26. Bearing. : PRESENCE
27. Break fast. : EAT
28. Mens sana in corpore ___. : SANO
29. Born. : NEE
30. Military mail stations: Abbr. : APOS
31. Road: Ger. : BAHN
32. Maple genus. : ACER
34. Amy Lowell poem. : LILACS
36. Mannequin. : MODEL
38. Curved. : ARCED
39. Excellence. : MERIT
41. French girl: Abbr. : MLLE
42. Monet theme. : WATERLILIES
44. Behold!: Fr. : VOILA
46. Threefold. : TRIPLE
48. Wynken's friend. : NOD
49. Greek letter. : PSI
51. Willingly, in phrases. : LIEF
53. Heroine of "The Great Gatsby." : DAISYBUCHANAN
60. Coral reefs. : ATOLLS
62. Relay. : RACE
65. Cereal. : OAT
66. Cottonwood. : ALAMO
67. Dining hall: Sp. : SALA
68. Dumas novel. : THEBLACKTULIP
74. Dam. : WEIR
75. Fountain in Rome. : TREVI
77. Another: Sp. : OTRO
78. ___ polloi. : HOI
79. Den. : LAIR
81. Cares for. : ATTENDS
83. Farmer's land. : ACREAGE
86. Puts in. : INSERTS
90. Adroit. : NEAT
91. Ben ___. : HUR
92. Mountains in Germany. : HARZ
94. New Zealand aborigine. : MAORI
95. "Come into the garden ___ . . . " : MAUD
98. Joshua Logan play. : WISTERIATREES
103. Peter, for one. : TSAR
104. Star: Gr. : ASTER
106. Falsity. : LIE
107. To be: Lat. : ESSE
108. Plot. : SCHEME
110. T. Williams play. : THEROSETATTOO
115. Word: Prefix. : LOGO
117. Likely. : APT
118. Cry of surprise: Var. : HOA
119. Wasn't. : WASNOT
122. Traffic maneuver. : UTURN
124. Author of "An Unofficial Rose." : IRISMURDOCH
129. Raincoats: Colloq. : MACS
131. Short and fat. : PODGY
134. Used a prie-dieu. : KNELT
135. Smallest amount. : LEAST
136. Scold. : BERATE
138. Soup vegetable. : OCRA
139. Make void. : NULL
140. Noun suffixes. : ISTS
141. Book size: Abbr. : FOL
142. Poppaea's spouse. : NERO
144. Operated. : RAN
145. Congreve character. : ARAMINTA
147. Hammerstein musical. : FLOWERDRUMSONG
151. One who answers. : RETORTER
152. Musical program. : RECITAL
153. Shrimplike crustaceans. : PRAWNS
154. IOU signers. : DEBTORS
155. Adriatic seaport. : TRIESTE
156. Metallic. : TINNY
Down
1. Consolation. : SOLACE
2. Isherwood novel. : PRATERVIOLET
3. Realm: Suffix. : RIC
4. Blackens. : INKS
5. Of sound. : TONAL
6. Curved ornament. : SCROLL
7. Moccasin. : PAC
8. One who demonstrates. : EVINCER
9. Instances. : CASES
10. Diminutive of Elizabeth. : ILSE
11. Indeed: Anglo-Ir. : ARU
12. River in Belgium. : LYS
13. Door knocker. : RAPPER
14. Put on a list. : ENROLL
15. Departs. : GOES
16. Army transport group. : ATS
17. Undset novel. : THEBRIDALWREATH
18. Bridge card combination. : TENACE
19. Curved structures. : ARCHES
20. Metal bar. : TBEAM
23. Dispatch. : SEND
25. Souls: Lat. : ANIMAE
30. Hoosier writer. : ADE
33. ___ Grande. : RIO
35. Height: Abbr. : ALT
36. African land. : MALI
37. Natives of: Suffix. : OTES
38. Island greeting. : ALOHA
40. Cultivate. : TILL
42. 1935 govt. agency. : WPA
43. Abbr. on firm names. : INC
45. Roll. : LIST
47. Concept. : IDEA
49. Dough: It. : PASTA
50. Begin. : START
52. Annoy. : FRET
54. Pronoun. : YOU
55. Dance: Fr. : BAL
56. Make serviceable. : UTILIZE
57. Scotsman's "no." : NAE
58. Friend: Fr. : AMI
59. Conjunction. : NOR
61. Alec Guinness film. : LAVENDERHILLMOB
63. Mountain pass: Sp. : ABRA
64. Hat. : CLOCHE
69. Unfriendly. : HOSTILE
70. Sweetheart: Fr. : CHERI
71. Hawaiian tree. : KOA
72. Dancer's garment. : TIGHTS
73. Greek god. : PAN
76. Feminine suffix. : INE
80. Doctrine. : ISM
82. Bird. : DAW
84. Capek play. : RUR
85. Auricles. : EARS
87. Sean O'Casey book. : ROSEANDCROWN
88. Trudge. : TRAMP
89. River into the Danube. : SIRET
93. Dance. : REEL
95. Doily. : MAT
96. Tree. : ASH
97. Shoshonean. : UTE
99. Pose for a portrait. : SIT
100. Kind of rose. : TEA
101. Long, long time. : AEON
102. Army man: Abbr. : SSGT
105. Perch. : ROOST
109. Unexpected stratagem. : COUP
111. Uncle ___. : SAM
112. Pairs. : TWOS
113. Savoir-faire. : TACT
114. ___-kosh. : OSH
116. Dispossession: Law. : OUSTER
120. Egg dishes. : OMELETS
121. Bluejacket. : TAR
123. Marsupial, for short. : ROO
124. Used to. : INURED
125. Tell. : RELATE
126. Part of Ireland. : ULSTER
127. Resurfaces a road. : RETARS
128. The: Ger. : DAS
130. Taper. : CANDLE
132. Kind of knot. : GRANNY
133. Honks of wild geese. : YANGS
134. Burr in wood. : KNAR
136. Kind of knife. : BOWIE
137. Burst out. : ERUPT
140. Preposition. : INTO
141. Centers of activity. : FOCI
143. A king of Israel. : OMRI
146. N. Y. subway system: Abbr. : IRT
147. Kind of train. : FRT
148. Irish sea god. : LER
149. Rodent. : RAT
150. ___ Remo. : SAN

Answer summary: 9 unique to this puzzle, 13 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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