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Anne Fox
Anne Fox

TIMELY TOPICS

New York Times, Sunday, May 14, 1967

Author: Anne Fox
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 74, Avg Word Len: 5.24, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 581 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 120, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 22
Anne Fox has 46 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,483
Across Down
1. Not vain. : MODEST
7. Alma-___, English painter. : TADEMA
13. Legendary Cornish saint. : URSULA
19. Big name in literature. : ALEXANDREDUMAS
22. Down-Easter. : MAINER
23. South-of-the-border town. : MAMANTELMEXICO
24. Arm of the Atlantic. : BISCAY
25. Author of note. : ANON
26. Psychic phenomenon. : ESP
27. Pest. : TORMENTOR
29. Poetic contraction. : TIS
32. Cap. : TAM
35. Et ___. : ALII
36. Poem by Mary Dow Brine, 1878. : SOMEBODYSMOTHER
44. Eve's grandson. : ENOS
47. Period. : ERA
48. Melville novel. : OMOO
49. One of a fictional trio. : ATHOS
50. School subject. : FRENCH
52. Animal of rhyme. : LAMB
54. Expression from Cervantes. : MUMSTHEWORD
57. Song: Prefix. : MELO
58. Took in. : FLEECED
60. Madrigal, for one. : POEM
61. Passageways with shops. : ARCADES
63. Initials in weather reports. : THI
64. Region: Abbr. : TERR
65. Matterhorn. : ALP
67. Take ___ (be audacious). : ADARE
68. Novel of 1956. : MAMAILOVEYOUBYSAROYAN
74. Mature insect. : IMAGO
75. Deplorable. : SAD
76. Of a popular TV series. : FBIS
77. Small arm. : GUN
78. Marks with facts. : NOTATES
80. Took off. : APED
81. Disentangle. : UNSNARL
85. Site in a city. : SLUM
86. Imitation cloth. : CASHMERETTE
90. ___ Hassan. : ABOU
91. One of the Roosevelts. : KERMIT
93. Mates. : PAIRS
94. Ultimate. : LAST
96. Lap robe. : RUG
97. Gaelic name. : SEAN
98. Fruit of a European tree. : MAHALEBCHERRIES
101. Kind of street. : SIDE
103. Poetic contraction. : EER
104. Marmara, for one. : SEA
105. Gloss over. : WHITEWASH
110. Ceres' mother. : OPS
113. Festive. : GALA
117. Interpose. : DRAGIN
118. Nobelist in Literature 1902. : THEODORMOMMSEN
123. Lagerlof et al. : SELMAS
124. Part of Colorado. : MUMMYMOUNTAINS
125. Store sign. : ONSALE
126. ___ best behavior. : ONONES
127. Related, in a way. : AGNATE
1. "I Remember ___." : MAMA
2. "Good Earth" mother. : OLAN
3. People: Prefix. : DEMO
4. Based on assumption: Lat. : EXANTE
5. ___ Marino. : SAN
6. An explosive. : TNT
7. Lures. : TEMPTS
8. Hoosier writer. : ADE
9. Latin leader. : DUX
10. Give out. : EMIT
11. Egyptian cotton. : MACO
12. Hebrew harp. : ASOR
13. Flower cluster. : UMBEL
14. Peak near Tacoma. : RAINIER
15. Famous work of art. : SISTINEMADONNA
16. Strange: Scot. : UNCO
17. Limerick man. : LEAR
18. Place of: Suffix. : ARY
20. Highland river. : DEE
21. Literary initials. : RLS
28. Spoil. : MAR
30. Nigerian people. : IBO
31. Sleep: Fr. : SOMMEIL
33. Loving. : AMATORY
34. Relative of a Washington notable. : MOTHEROFPERLE
36. Word with made or mastery. : SELF
37. Not written. : ORAL
38. Broadway hit. : MAME
39. Mamie's maiden name. : DOUD
40. Hebrew "day." : YOM
41. Pronoun. : THEM
42. Manner of doing. : HOW
43. Inner: Prefix. : ESO
45. At some future time. : ONEDAY
46. Part of the eyeball. : SCLERA
50. Presidential monogram. : FDR
51. Stockings, old style. : HOSEN
53. Honor society. : BETAGAMMASIGMA
55. Dispatch. : SPEED
56. Seance signals. : RAPS
59. Native of a Greek island. : CHIOT
62. Dear: Lat. : CARUS
64. "Power" agcy., created in 1933. : TVA
65. Last. : ABIDE
66. River of France and Belgium. : LYS
68. Capital of Byelorussia. : MINSK
69. Soap plants. : AMOLES
70. Adult. : MATURE
71. Greek peak. : OSSA
72. On the other side of the ocean: Ger. : UBERSEE
73. Mrs. Copperfield and others. : AGNESES
79. Outside: Prefix. : ECT
80. Bowfin genus. : AMIA
81. Beehive State. : UTAH
82. Shelter: Fr. : ABRI
83. Rake. : ROUE
84. Drags. : LUGS
87. Royat or Dax. : SPA
88. Exclamation of surprise. : HAH
89. Tender loving care. : TLC
92. Sign in a certain way. : INITIAL
95. Italian number. : TRE
98. Sea gull. : MEW
99. House cleaners. : BROOMS
100. Textile dealer, in a way. : RAGMAN
102. Close. : DENSE
105. European warbler. : WREN
106. Painter Frans. : HALS
107. Air: Prefix. : ATMO
108. Keep clear of. : SHUN
109. Blood: Prefix. : HEMO
111. In favor. : PRO
112. Texas college. : SMU
114. Landmass on the map. : ASIA
115. Fast time. : LENT
116. Handle: Fr. : ANSE
117. British order. : DSO
119. All: Prefix. : OMN
120. Cochineal. : DYE
121. ___ shoestring. : ONA
122. Realtor's abbreviation. : MTG

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

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