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Harold T. Bers
Harold T. Bers

TRAVELOGUE

New York Times, Sunday, May 15, 1960

Author: Harold T. Bers
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 164, Blocks: 75, Avg Word Len: 5.54, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 678 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 172, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 27
Harold T. Bers has 138 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 3,957
Across Down
1. Placed in a display case. : RACKED
7. The beat. : TEMPO
12. Partner of nonsense. : STUFF
17. Astronaut's concern. : MARS
21. Heroine when knights were bold. : ELAINE
22. East of Barbados. : OCEAN
23. Slugger Banks. : ERNIE
24. Genu. : KNEE
25. Capital of Martinique. : FORTDEFRANCE
27. Capital of Curaçao. : WILLEMSTAD
29. Harem room. : ODA
30. Quarrel. : SPAT
31. Cricket match. : TEST
33. Old-time movie name. : NALDI
34. Girl in a Gilbert and Sullivan title. : IDA
35. Costa ___. : RICA
37. Lethargy. : STUPOR
39. Where Carol Heiss shines. : ONICE
41. Chair back. : SPLAT
43. Provincial capital, in Siam. : MUANG
45. Stravinsky. : IGOR
46. Stood (by). : ABIDED
47. Dresden's river. : ELBE
48. Nieuw ___, in Dutch Guiana. : AMSTERDAM
50. Uproar. : FRACAS
51. What wholesalers do. : RESELL
53. ___ generis. : SUI
54. Like a trident. : PRONGED
56. Stevenson's Doctor on the Spanish Main. : LIVESEY
57. One of the B. W. I. : DOMINICA
62. Bread spreads. : OLEOS
63. With it: Ger. : DAMIT
64. N. latitude of 32 Down. : ELEVEN
65. Sister island of St. Kitts. : NEVIS
67. Marine realm of the Caribbean. : TROPICALIA
72. Telegram sender. : WIRER
73. Story to the press. : RELEASE
75. Cartographer's term. : INSET
76. Away: Abbr. : ABS
77. Bird: Lat. : AVIS
78. Strip of spars. : DEMAST
79. Mixing device. : SHAKER
81. Gibbons. : APES
82. Wine. : RED
83. SW Caribbean port. : COLON
84. Ports of call: Fr. : ESCALES
86. Yellow. : OCHRE
87. Climatic factor in Caribbean. : TRADEWINDS
90. Equine. : HORSY
91. Windward Passage, for example. : STRAIT
92. Year: Fr. : ANNEE
93. Mont Ste. ___, Alsace peak. : ODILE
95. Where Charlotte Amalie is. : STTHOMAS
97. Restricted. : STINTED
100. One of the B. W. I. : GRENADA
102. Scottish verb. : HAE
103. Frank. : CANDID
104. Grumble. : MUTTER
105. Jutted. : PROTRUDED
111. Starch with chicken dishes. : RICE
112. Flouts. : DEFIES
113. Lager, in Germany. : BIER
114. Roman garment. : STOLA
115. "As drunk as ___." : ALORD
117. Guess: Colloq. : INFER
118. Vermouth ___. : CASSIS
120. Unique person: Slang. : ONER
121. Lady of the house. : MOM
122. Mrs. Hobby. : OVETA
124. Cross. : SPAN
126. Adjective suffix. : ITIC
128. Ending in botany. : OME
129. Capital of Barbados. : BRIDGETOWN
132. Source of raw material for curaçao. : ORANGEGROVES
135. Longest river of Siberia. : LENA
136. French girl's name. : RENEE
137. Silk voile. : NINON
138. Caribbean's largest city. : HABANA
139. Nervous. : EDGY
140. Dutch city. : BREDA
141. Metal pieces. : TBARS
142. N. latitude of Santiago de Cuba. : TWENTY
1. Paseo de la ___, Mexico City boulevard. : REFORMA
2. Freehold estate, in law. : ALODIUM
3. Its port is LaGuaira. : CARACAS
4. Caboodle's partner. : KIT
5. Omegas. : ENDS
6. Waters of many fathoms. : DEEPS
7. Island off Haiti; Spanish for turtle. : TORTUGA
8. Marshall Plan adjunct. : ECA
9. Wise advisor. : MENTOR
10. Horse. : PACER
11. Singles. : ONES
12. Stitch. : SEW
13. Home of Calypso. : TRINIDAD
14. Loosens shoes. : UNLACES
15. Loaded. : FILLED
16. Farm requirement. : FEED
17. Former German money: Abbr. : MKS
18. West Indies. : ANTILLES
19. Acceptable appraisal of a book. : READABLE
20. With dignity. : SEDATELY
26. Prophetic. : FATIDIC
28. Wrong: Prefix. : MIS
32. One of the B. W. I. : TOBAGO
36. Insect. : ANT
38. Splendor. : POMP
40. Most agreeable. : NICEST
42. Money in Bogota. : PESETA
44. Discoverer of kerosene, 1852. : GESNER
46. TV Western star. : ARNESS
49. Kind of attraction Yucatán offers. : RUIN
50. Send out leaves. : FOLIATE
51. Hoarier. : RIMIER
52. Oust. : EVICT
55. Goes island-hopping. : ROVES
56. Slips. : LAPSES
57. Longtime N. Y. Sun editor : DEWART
58. Dickens character. : OLIVER
59. Yucatán's principle city. : MERIDA
60. Star in "Our Man in Havana." : IVES
61. Member of buttercup family. : ANEMONE
63. West Indies transportation. : DONKEYS
66. ¾-ton antelope. : ELAND
68. Money in Tabriz. : RIALS
69. Howells hero. : LAPHAM
70. Ancient name in Spain. : IBERIA
71. Stocks, back accounts, etc. : ASSETS
73. Trusted (with "on"). : RELIED
74. Big fish: Spanish for scholar. : ESCOLAR
78. Defeated. : DOWNED
80. Ran swiftly. : HARED
81. Prefix for heights. : ACRO
83. 100: Comb. form. : CENTI
85. 25c items. : SHINES
86. Supporting cast. : OTHERS
88. Anger: Colloq. : DANDER
89. Raid. : SORTIE
91. Photo copy. : STAT
94. Discourages. : DETERS
96. High explosive. : THORITE
97. Progress clumsily. : SCRAMBLE
98. Made to order. : TAILORED
99. Taking office. : INCOMING
100. Laughed raucously. : GUFFAWED
101. Sacred bull. : APIS
104. Italian name for Riviera resort. : MENTONE
106. Abdicates. : RESIGNS
107. ___-Aztecan language. : UTO
108. OSS chief. : DONOVAN
109. Strontium, for example. : ELEMENT
110. Consider probable. : DARESAY
112. Cottage cheese eater. : DIETER
113. A principal crop of the West Indies. : BANANA
116. Retriever. : DOG
118. B. W. I. native. : CARIB
119. View. : SIGHT
123. Be, for instance. : VERB
125. ___ Neuf, Paris. : PONT
127. Stomach. : CRAW
130. Sunlight. : DAY
131. Educational group. : NEA
133. Correlative. : NOR
134. High British order. : OBE

Answer summary: 9 unique to this puzzle, 18 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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