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New York Times, Thursday, May 16, 1963

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { H J Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 253 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 5,037
Across Down
1. Island resort. : NASSAU
7. Fourpence, in old England. : GROAT
12. Translucent. : OPALINE
14. Circus man. : TRAINER
16. Most favorable. : OPTIMAL
17. Sketch. : OUTLINE
18. "___ now." : DOIT
19. Carpenter's tool. : PLANE
21. Small mollusk. : SLUG
22. ___ Fail, Irish coronation stone. : LIA
23. Excited. : ATINGLE
25. City in Korea. : IRI
26. Become a member. : ENTER
28. Shade of green. : PEA
29. Horses' hair. : MANES
31. Most apprehensive. : TENSEST
33. Features of Wales. : MINES
34. Granular snow. : NEVE
35. Apostle. : MARK
36. Indigenous animals. : FAUNA
38. Places. : LOCALES
41. Forearm bones. : RADII
42. Kind of shell. : POD
43. Purposeful. : TELIC
45. Eggs: Lat. : OVA
46. Firearm. : CARBINE
49. Wave: Sp. : OLA
50. Book. : TOME
52. Holiday fare. : GOOSE
53. Passed quickly. : SPED
54. Beginnings. : ORIGINS
56. Whipped cream, for one. : TOPPING
58. Escort. : RETINUE
59. Proclaim. : ENOUNCE
60. Clerical posts. : DESKS
61. Thrush. : SINGER
1. Head: Slang. : NOODLE
2. Name. : APPOINT
3. Cloy. : SATIATE
4. Louver. : SLIT
5. Purpose. : AIM
6. Not suitable. : UNAPT
7. Supper for Oliver. : GRUEL
8. Pompadour roll. : RAT
9. Paintings. : OILS
10. Dyestuff. : ANILINE
11. Holdings. : TENURES
13. Geometrical figure. : ELLIPSE
14. The Friendly Islands. : TONGA
15. St. ___ River, in the Adirondacks. : REGIS
20. Swiss-French author. : ANET
23. Element in many a whodunit. : ARSENIC
24. Eastern realm. : EMIRATE
27. Emptiness of spirit. : ENNUI
30. Tarsus. : ANKLE
32. Heroine of 1852. : EVA
33. Familiar term of address. : MAC
35. Figure in the fashion world. : MODISTE
36. Privileged. : FAVORED
37. Human being. : ADAMITE
38. Timber wolf. : LOBO
39. Running off. : ELOPING
40. Tacit omission. : SILENCE
41. Part of a dynamo. : ROTOR
42. Ordinary language. : PROSE
44. Free loader. : CADGER
47. Lamb: Lat. : AGNUS
48. Bright lights. : NEONS
51. Auspices. : EGIS
53. Describing some fabrics. : SPUN
55. Artist's medium. : INK
57. Food of a sort. : POI

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