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THIS AND THAT

New York Times, Sunday, July 12, 1959

Author: W. E. Jones
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 160, Blocks: 87, Avg Word Len: 5.53, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 603 (avg 1.36)
Open Squares: 168, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 22
W. E. Jones has 95 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,649
Across Down
1. Sponsors of social affairs. : PATRONS
8. More rapid: Mus. : STRETTA
15. Kind of onion. : SPANISH
22. Party to property transfer: Law. : ALIENEE
23. Coast dweller. : ORARIAN
24. Adriatic port. : TRIESTE
25. Benjamin Franklin's pen name. : RICHARDSAUNDERS
27. Character in "Comedy of Errors." : AEMILIA
28. Arrive at. : MAKE
29. Swerved. : VEERED
30. "One-Penny Magenta," "Triangle," etc. : STAMPS
32. Shortening. : LARD
33. Workers in metallurgy. : ASSAYERS
35. De Ré and d'Oléron. : ILES
37. Library exhibits: Abbr. : MSS
38. Clump of ivy, etc. : TOD
39. Imagine: Archaic. : TROW
43. Composer of "Manon." : MASSENET
47. Captured. : TAKEN
50. Pope in 928. : LEOVI
51. St. ___, Cornwall resort. : IVES
52. Ships for any port. : TRAMPS
56. Felled, as a tree. : AXED
57. N. African descendant of Ham. : BERBER
58. Proceeds with difficulty. : LIMPS
60. Cold: Poet. : FRORE
61. Cambridge school: Abbr. : MIT
62. Ornamental work. : TRACERY
63. Revers. : LAPELS
65. Clip. : SNIP
66. Book hastily written for gain. : POTBOILER
68. Restores. : RENEWS
70. Tyke. : TOT
71. City on the Somme. : AMIENS
72. Ships: Abbr. : STRS
75. Suppliers for 44 Down. : BIRDDEALERS
77. Abstains from food. : FASTS
79. Hawaiian food. : POI
80. Party member: Abbr. : REP
81. Of Frankish law. : SALIC
82. Mountain system of Western U. S. : CORDILLERAS
85. Eskers. : OSAR
87. Italian condiment. : TAMARA
90. Himalayan peak. : API
91. Bounded. : LEAPED
92. Banished from sight or mind. : RELEGATED
94. Impart. : LEND
96. Hiss: Dial. : SISSLE
98. Brilliant passage in music. : BRAVURA
100. There: Lat. : IBI
101. Cereal fungus. : ERGOT
103. Saltpeter. : NITER
104. Metric units. : LITERS
105. Cozy. : SNUG
106. To ___ (certainly). : BESURE
108. Red ink entry. : LOSS
109. River into the Orinoco. : APURE
110. Parlor, bedroom and bath. : SUITE
111. Answer. : RESPONSE
113. Catfish Row dweller. : BESS
114. Ad ___. : SUM
115. Rowan. : ASH
118. Where Nicholas Udall taught. : ETON
119. Reaffirms. : ITERATES
124. Apply oneself to. : READ
126. Take on. : ASSUME
130. Last word of "Rule Britannia." : SLAVES
133. Far: Comb. form. : TELE
134. Florence Dombey's shy suitor. : MRTOOTS
136. Gladstone, for example. : PARLIAMENTARIAN
139. Supervise. : OVERSEE
140. Dispose. : ARRANGE
141. Leaseholders. : TENANTS
142. Make amends to. : REDRESS
143. English poet. : SASSOON
144. Relative of a railbird. : STANDEE
1. Suburb of Cleveland. : PARMA
2. Otherwise. : ALIAS
3. Check marks. : TICKS
4. Warmed over. : REHEATED
5. ___ shoestring. : ONA
6. Gave vigor to. : NERVED
7. Jewish home festival. : SEDER
8. Mount aloft. : SOAR
9. Rightly so called. : TRUE
10. Transvaal region (with "the"). : RAND
11. Earth: Dial. : ERD
12. Sleepers. : TIES
13. Turnover. : TART
14. Handle: Lat. : ANSA
15. Standard item. : STAPLE
16. Begun but not ended. : PRESENT
17. Purpose. : AIM
18. Sec. McElroy. : NEIL
19. Moslem world. : ISLAM
20. Pokes. : STIRS
21. Large, compact buds. : HEADS
26. Money in Augustus' treasury. : SESTERCES
31. Squander. : MISSPEND
34. Farther: Archaic. : YON
36. Bondsman. : SERF
40. The Music Man. : ROBERTPRESTON
41. Through. : OVER
42. Stiff. : WIRY
43. Raised edge on a coin. : MILL
44. Zoo features. : AVIARIES
45. U. S. Coast Guard slogan. : SEMPERPARATUS
46. Bluejackets. : TARS
47. Where Ybor City is. : TAMPA
48. Truism. : AXIOM
49. Dramatist of "Look Homeward, Angel." : KETTIFRINGS
50. Loyal: Scot. : LEAL
53. Spa in Tuscany. : MONTECATINI
54. Former. : PRIOR
55. Ancient Irish clans. : SEPTS
57. Hackles. : BRISTLES
59. Coasters. : SLEDS
62. One of a pair: Anat. : TONSIL
64. Varsity garb. : SWEATERS
67. Small globular body. : BEAD
69. Gold Coast town. : SALAGA
73. Trackless. : ROADLESS
74. Young girl: Colloq. : SIS
75. Relative: Abbr. : BRO
76. Its port is Callao. : LIMA
78. Destroyed. : SLAIN
82. Chief spy sent into Canaan. : CALEB
83. ___ citato. : OPERE
84. Greek letters. : EPSILONS
86. Tending to turn backward. : REVERSIVE
88. Contradict. : REBUT
89. Verona's river. : ADIGE
93. Attraction. : LURE
95. Gloomy. : DOUR
97. Irish. : ERSE
98. Tell all. : BLAB
99. Sufficiently advanced. : RIPE
102. Hornbeam, for one. : TREE
105. Indonesian indigene. : SUMATRAN
107. Properties. : ESTATES
110. Over: Prefix. : SUR
112. Armed bands. : POSSES
114. Sonnet section. : SESTET
115. Bucklers, helmets, greaves, etc. : ARMOR
116. Olmedo's forte. : SERVE
117. Shrank from. : HATED
120. Canvases. : TENTS
121. Tithe: Scot. : TEIND
122. Exalt. : ELATE
123. Awareness. : SENSE
125. 1842 rebel. : DORR
127. Javanese tree. : UPAS
128. Naomi's chosen name. : MARA
129. Does wrong. : ERRS
130. Chinese: Comb. form. : SINO
131. ___ di Como. : LAGO
132. Reverential assent. : AMEN
135. Chemical suffix. : OSE
137. ___ Cruces. : LAS
138. Santa___, California. : ANA

Answer summary: 12 unique to this puzzle, 10 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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