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Will Weng
Will Weng

CATCH PHRASES

New York Times, Sunday, July 10, 1966

Author:
Will Weng
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 176, Blocks: 93, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 649 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 124, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 15, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 22
Will Weng has 24 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,175
Across
1. Shouted. : CRIED
6. Dirt. : GRIME
11. Biblical wise men. : MAGI
15. Olympian goddess. : ATHENA
21. Depend (on). : HINGE
22. Frosts. : RIMES
23. Table spread. : OLEO
24. Bellowed. : ROARED
25. Eroded. : EATEN
26. Put out. : EVICT
27. North. : NANOOKSHOME
29. South. : FLORIDAETC
31. ___ sight. : LINEOF
32. Court items. : CASES
33. Peace Nobelist, 1946. : MOTT
34. Somewhat. : ABIT
36. Late columnist. : FPA
38. Ship's deck. : POOP
42. Olive genus. : OLEA
44. Arm of the Black Sea. : AZOV
46. Mamma ___! : MIA
47. Frost or Sandburg. : POET
51. East. : OFSUEZORFAR
54. West. : REBECCAORGO
57. Loses. : MISLAYS
58. Over, in France. : FINI
60. Frenchman's name. : RENE
61. Formal title for John. : MRDOE
62. Printing abbreviation. : ITALS
63. Scorch. : SEAR
65. ___ up (tense). : KEYED
67. Munro. : SAKI
68. Greek letter. : ETA
70. Cheerful singer. : LILTER
72. When a scholar used to come. : ATTENAM
75. Rink performer. : SKATER
78. Shrivels. : DRIESUP
80. Mal de ___. : MER
81. Fad. : RAGE
82. Goat-legged god. : PAN
83. Potato part. : ROSEEND
85. Extols. : PRAISES
88. Inlet. : RIA
89. Baba, et al. : ALIS
91. African fed. : UAR
92. Ms. workers. : EDITORS
94. Linger. : STAYON
96. The "Wanted Men." : TENMOST
98. Followed. : ENSUED
99. South, in France. : SUD
100. Valley. : DALE
101. Holy: Fr. : SACRE
104. Large P. I. trees. : DAOS
106. Desert clay. : ADOBE
110. Where there's ___ . . . : AWILL
112. Famous movie name. : GISH
113. Topers. : SOTS
115. Bus garage worker. : TIREMAN
117. Day. : WHATADOGHAS
120. Night. : GOODORTRAIN
122. Emphatic denial. : NONO
123. Admit (with "up"). : OWN
124. Poker holding. : PAIR
126. Palm. : NIPA
127. Spanish miss. : SRTA
128. Prefix for angle or arch. : TRI
129. Dregs. : LEES
131. Hindenberg and Steuben. : VONS
133. Steps. : STAIR
137. Give ___ (dismiss). : THEAIR
141. Heavy. : THEVILLAIN
147. Light. : HARRYSHORSE
149. ___ Jaw, Canada. : MOOSE
150. Passage. : AISLE
151. Goad. : INCITE
152. Valley. : GLEN
153. Polite refusal. : NOSIR
154. Secures. : NAILS
155. Relay. : PASSON
156. Government center. : SEAT
157. Starts. : OPENS
158. Neutral shades. : GRAYS
Down
1. Café VIP. : CHEF
2. Coin of Iran. : RIAL
3. Preposition. : INTO
4. Elbe tributary. : EGER
5. Coarse cloth. : DENIM
6. Words for a major setback. : GREATLOSS
7. Rosie of W. W. II. : RIVETER
8. Simulated: Abbr. : IMIT
9. Symbolic city. : MECCA
10. Time zone. : EST
11. Space tracker's board. : MONITOR
12. Paton. : ALAN
13. Fowler. : GENE
14. M. : IOOO
15. Famous boat. : ARK
16. Puccini opera. : TOSCA
17. Sound of laughter. : HAHA
18. God of love. : EROS
19. Thread: Suffix. : NEME
20. George and family. : ADES
28. Boss's HQ. : OFFICE
30. Humdinger. : DOOZY
31. Name for Mrs. Burton. : LIZ
35. Farm building. : BARN
37. Ocean: Abbr. : PAC
38. Apple: Prefix. : POMI
39. What ___? : OFIT
40. Pelion's partner. : OSSA
41. Young hen. : PULLET
43. Business, in France. : AFFAIRE
45. So. : VERY
46. Sew. : MEND
47. Sow. : PORKER
48. So-so. : ORDINARY
49. Self. : EGO
50. ___ the line. : TOE
52. Spring day. : EASTER
53. O'Hare tenant. : AIRLINE
55. Neighborly gathering. : BEE
56. Amo, amas, ___. : AMAT
59. Eisenhower et al. : IKES
64. Churchman. : ELDER
66. Emulates Pelee. : ERUPTS
67. Emphasize. : STRESS
69. Stir up. : AROUSE
71. Haying machine. : TEDDER
72. Old bronze. : AES
73. Exchange premium. : AGIO
74. Average. : MEAN
75. Tiff. : SPAT
76. Green. : KALE
77. Red. : ANINDIAN
79. Wilson's "too ___ fight." : PROUDTO
80. Err. : MISDO
84. Day: Abbr. : SAT
86. For ___ (purposely). : AREASON
87. Scotland's Mary. : STUART
90. Mosaic glass. : SMALTO
93. Feminine suffixes. : INES
95. Vipers. : ADDERS
97. Spanish jar. : OLLA
101. Use the dotted line. : SIGN
102. Tree. : ASH
103. Fellow. : CHAP
105. Tourist privileges. : STOPOVERS
107. Persian poet. : OMAR
108. Lure. : BAIT
109. Sicilian resort. : ENNA
110. Barley beard. : AWN
111. Guess ___. : WHO
112. Accompany. : GOWITH
114. Fearsome one. : OGRE
116. Teheran people. : IRANI
118. Beetle. : DOR
119. Conspicuous. : SALIENT
121. Gets on with a task. : DIVESIN
125. Noun suffix. : IER
128. ___ forget. : TRYTO
130. Porch. : STOOP
132. Argot. : SLANG
133. Liner. : SHIP
134. Ethiopian lake. : TANA
135. Bows. : ARCS
136. Eye part. : IRIS
138. Road ___. : HOGS
139. A Gardner. : ERLE
140. Under sail. : ASEA
142. Garden item. : HOSE
143. Equivocator. : LIAR
144. Continent. : ASIA
145. In a poor way. : ILLY
146. Noun suffix. : NESS
148. Wash VIP. : SEN
149. After j, k, l. : MNO

Answer summary: 15 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 11 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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