It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.

New York Times, Friday, May 31, 1968

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 41, Avg Word Len: 4.84, Missing: { J Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 254 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
1
S
2
O
3
M
4
E
5
P
6
A
7
T
8
S
9
A
10
M
11
E
12
N
13
S
14
U
R
A
L
15
I
D
E
O
16
B
I
G
O
T
17
P
E
N
D
18
N
O
E
L
19
S
K
A
T
E
20
R
A
G
O
21
U
T
22
T
O
23
R
E
A
D
O
R
24
A
D
O
R
N
25
T
H
E
E
N
D
26
A
P
27
I
A
28
S
E
T
O
29
F
30
F
31
S
32
S
33
H
34
A
D
I
N
G
35
E
E
L
36
L
E
M
O
N
D
E
37
A
38
V
39
O
40
C
A
D
O
41
A
B
A
42
R
E
M
O
R
S
E
43
T
E
N
44
A
45
B
46
L
47
E
48
I
T
E
R
49
D
E
E
D
50
E
D
51
G
O
52
R
53
G
54
E
55
C
56
O
57
L
O
R
A
D
O
58
P
A
N
O
U
T
59
A
N
A
N
A
60
I
S
61
E
E
62
A
S
I
A
63
M
E
D
I
T
64
E
I
N
E
65
D
I
S
T
66
P
A
S
S
E
67
S
N
A
P
68
O
N
E
S
© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,866
Across
1
Remarkable: Colloq. : SOME
5
Butter portions. : PATS
9
Prayerful words. : AMENS
14
River into the Caspian. : URAL
15
Thought: Prefix. : IDEO
16
Narrow-minded one. : BIGOT
17
Hang. : PEND
18
One of the Harrisons. : NOEL
19
Indulge in a sport. : SKATE
20
Menu entry. : RAGOUT
22
Man in the ring. : TOREADOR
24
Bedeck. : ADORN
25
Film's finish. : THEEND
26
Samoan city. : APIA
28
Counterbalances. : SETOFFS
32
Artistic effect. : SHADING
35
Fish. : EEL
36
Tout ___. : LEMONDE
37
See 3 Down. : AVOCADO
41
Bankers' group. : ABA
42
Compunction. : REMORSE
43
Defensible. : TENABLE
48
Appian Way, for one. : ITER
49
Transferred, in a way. : DEEDED
51
Rocky formation. : GORGE
55
1,400-mile river of the U.S. : COLORADO
58
Succeed: Colloq. : PANOUT
59
Spanish fruit. : ANANA
60
Words of understanding. : ISEE
62
Where Anatolia is. : ASIA
63
Historic sea: Abbr. : MEDIT
64
Chemical suffix. : EINE
65
Precinct: Abbr. : DIST
66
Dated. : PASSE
67
Energy. : SNAP
68
Persons. : ONES
Down
1
Above. : SUPRA
2
Echo. : OREAD
3
Fruit. : MANGO
4
Symbol of wealth. : ELDORADO
5
Kitchen measure. : PINT
6
Featured trio of this puzzle. : ADO
7
Canines. : TEETH
8
Flies, in a way. : SOLOES
9
Nonexistent. : ABSENT
10
Oriental title. : MIKADO
11
Mild oath. : EGAD
12
Say ___ (reject). : NOTO
13
Suffix with tap or spin. : STER
21
Remove fastenings. : UNPIN
23
Sheepfold, in Scotland. : REE
25
Bei ___ (by day): Ger. : TAGE
27
State: Abbr. : IND
29
Dismay. : FEAR
30
Govt. men: Slang. : FEDS
31
Fruit tree. : SLOE
32
Piece of wood. : SLAT
33
Youth goddess. : HEBE
34
To ___ (everyone). : AMAN
37
Dry-as-dust. : ARID
38
Man of experience. : VET
39
See 25 Across. : OMEGA
40
Spanish explorer. : CORONADO
44
Man of myth. : ADONIS
45
Chide vehemently. : BERATE
46
Grassy field. : LEA
47
Air currents. : EDDIES
50
Red dye. : EOSIN
52
Colophony. : ROSIN
53
Costume. : GUISE
54
___ Unis. : ETATS
55
Temporary dwelling. : CAMP
56
Draft status. : ONEA
57
Adolescents. : LADS
58
Type of show. : PEEP
61
Alfonso's queen. : ENA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

|