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New York Times, Thursday, May 9, 1963

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.46, Missing: { B H J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 92, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 5,030
Across
1. Yellowish resin. : MASTIC
7. City on the Po. : CREMONA
14. Where Hungry Horse Dam is. : MONTANA
15. Young hare. : LEVERET
16. Island group in Bay of Bengal. : ANDAMAN
17. City north of Boston. : EVERETT
18. Lay up. : STORE
19. Religious symbol. : DOVE
21. Wee bit. : MITE
22. Dray. : CART
23. Fetters. : GYVES
24. "___ Well." : ALLS
25. People eater. : OGRE
26. The U. S. : AMER
27. Frenchman's waistcoat. : GILET
28. Sunder. : TEAR
29. Blemish. : MAR
30. Withered. : FADED
31. Shoe style. : WINGTIP
33. Part of the kitchen sink. : DRAIN
36. Melted. : RAN
37. Share. : PART
41. "___ You Glad You're You?" : ARENT
42. Roused. : WOKE
43. Beyond. : OVER
44. ___ magnifique! : CEST
45. Faculty. : POWER
46. Freckle: Sp. : PECA
47. Contemporary of Scipio. : CATO
48. River of Florence and Pisa. : ARNO
49. Sensational. : LURID
50. Sinister. : OMINOUS
52. Infringe on. : VIOLATE
54. Murillo's birthplace. : SEVILLE
55. Exasperated. : ENRAGED
56. Trample. : TREADON
57. "O, my Luve's like a ___ rose . . . " : REDRED
Down
1. Composite picture. : MONTAGE
2. Republic between Spain and France. : ANDORRA
3. Part of a car. : STARTER
4. Unexciting. : TAME
5. ___ nutshell. : INA
6. Purveyor of sweets: Colloq. : CANDYMAN
7. Bright. : CLEVER
8. Dreams of a sort. : REVES
9. Mother of Cain. : EVE
10. Tavern frequented by Jonson. : MERMAID
11. Ear: Fr. : OREILLE
12. Provoked. : NETTLED
13. Certify. : ATTEST
14. Good luck symbol. : MASCOT
20. Covered, as with foliage. : OVERGROWN
23. Street urchin. : GAMIN
27. Hiatus. : GAP
30. More delicate. : FINER
31. Ingenuity. : WIT
32. Military coup: Colloq. : TAKEOVER
33. Castle-builder. : DREAMER
34. Balky. : RESTIVE
35. Cather heroine. : ANTONIA
37. Very well liked. : POPULAR
38. Not special. : AVERAGE
39. Spoke in class. : RECITED
40. Took a pitcher for a catcher. : TRADED
41. Greet. : ACCOST
42. Deteriorate. : WORSEN
45. Sao ___, Brazil. : PAULO
49. Master. : LORD
51. Venerable. : OLD
53. Common suffix. : INE

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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