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PARIS BOUND

New York Times, Sunday, July 16, 1961

Author: W. E. Jones
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 146, Blocks: 70, Avg Word Len: 5.08, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 536 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 119, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 16
W. E. Jones has 95 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1961, The New York TimesNo. 4,384
Across Down
1. Purify. : WASH
5. But: Fr. : MAIS
9. Rhubarb. : HASSLE
15. Destiny. : FATE
19. Mine: Fr. : AMOI
20. Fields: Lat. : AGRI
21. Choice. : OPTION
22. Miscreancy. : EVIL
23. French saint. : ROCH
24. Mecca for Paris tourists. : TUILERIESGARDENS
27. Petit déjeuner treats. : BRIOCHES
29. Jump. : START
30. Paris' Wall Street. : BOURSE
31. Shelter. : LEE
32. Men. : HES
33. Kind of squash. : ACORN
34. Failures: Slang. : FLOPS
35. Ahasuerus' queen. : ESTHER
37. "The ___ and the Ecstasy." : AGONY
38. Primary: Abbr. : ELEM
39. Phrase of agreement. : IDO
42. On: Ger. : AUF
43. Move. : STIR
44. Coaster. : SLED
45. Bois. : WOOD
46. Piece of jewelry. : CLIP
48. Seine island, home of literati. : ILESTLOUIS
51. Fabric. : PANNE
52. Bel ___. : AIR
53. Main part of the impact. : BRUNT
54. Silly. : APISH
55. Rosters. : LISTS
56. School book. : SPELLER
58. Solemn assents. : AMENS
59. Ship channel. : GAT
60. ___ as (without delay). : ASSOON
61. Kern musical set in Paris. : ROBERTA
63. In time: Mus. : ATEMPO
67. Music maker. : UKE
68. Early Irish saint. : EDANA
69. The Henry Ford of France. : CITROEN
70. Cut in two. : HALVE
73. Choose. : ELECT
74. Bill of fare. : CARTE
76. Marron. : NUT
77. Culture media. : AGARS
78. French bakeshop. : PATISSERIE
80. Eight: Ital. : OTTO
81. ___ bag. : TOTE
82. Traps. : PITS
83. Cheese. : EDAM
84. Youth. : LAD
85. Chemical suffix. : ENE
86. Honiton. : LACE
87. French girl's name. : AGNES
89. Canaanite slain by Jael. : SISERA
92. Spirals. : COILS
94. Notes. : BILLS
95. Hebrew letter. : MEM
96. Haunt of Tony Weller. : PUB
97. Novelist Asch. : SHOLEM
99. Daises. : PODIA
100. See 27 Across. : SAVARINS
102. It's housed in part of the Palais-Royal. : COMEDIEFRANCAISE
105. Wine: Comb. form. : OENO
106. Portent. : OMEN
107. That which is held in the mind. : RETENT
108. Mark. : SCAR
109. Silversmith's abbreviation. : STER
110. "Bird thou never ___ . . . " : WERT
111. Puts on the qui vive. : ALERTS
112. Pelt. : SKIN
113. European. : SERB
1. Sing. : WARBLE
2. Ovid's work. : AMORES
3. Stockholders, in France. : SOCIETAIRES
4. Exclamation like a sigh. : HIHO
5. Famous Puritan. : MATHER
6. Chills. : AGUES
7. Fleur-de-lis. : IRIS
8. Part of RSVP. : SIL
9. Veteran actor. : HORTON
10. Beehouse. : APIARY
11. Harsh. : STERN
12. Family member: Abbr. : SIST
13. Ship's record. : LOG
14. Made possible. : ENABLED
15. Surfeited: Slang. : FEDUP
16. Dislikes. : AVERSIONS
17. Piepans. : TINS
18. Other. : ELSE
25. Convoy. : ESCORT
26. Salon. : ROOM
28. Cordon bleu. : CHEF
33. Graze cattle for a fee: Eng. : AGIST
34. Shade of pink. : FLESH
36. Giddap! : HUP
37. Ikhnaton's symbol. : ATEN
38. Name for Dido. : ELISSA
40. A prohibition. : DONT
41. Poems. : ODES
43. Mark in music. : SLUR
44. Deposit in sheep's wool. : SUINT
45. Garçon. : WAITER
46. Chateau. : CASA
47. Edges. : LIPS
48. French girl's name. : IRENE
49. Deplores. : LAMENTS
50. Place de l'___. : OPERA
51. Tributary of the Missouri. : PLATTE
53. Fellows: Slang. : BLOKES
57. Neighbor of 24 Across. : LOUVRE
58. Oriental computers. : ABACI
59. "___ Parisienne," French ballet. : GAITE
61. Tell. : RELATE
62. He wrote "Golden Boy." : ODETS
64. Paris pawnshop. : MONTDEPIETE
65. ___-être (maybe): Fr. : PEUT
66. Upon. : ONTO
69. Penologist's abbreviation. : CRIM
70. Detest. : HATE
71. Ballet by Balanchine. : AGON
72. Tardy one. : LATECOMER
73. Great writings. : EPICS
74. Yields. : CEDES
75. Macaws. : ARAS
79. Scene of battle of Hastings. : SENLAC
80. Western Hemisphere group. : OAS
82. City in Colombia. : PALMIRA
84. S. A. capital. : LIMA
86. Falsified. : LIED
87. Helping: Rare. : AIDANT
88. Flashes. : GLINTS
89. Gloucester's river. : SEVERN
90. Olympic torch bearer. : RUNNER
91. Assimilate. : ABSORB
93. Fragrant. : OLENT
94. Insect. : BORER
95. Kenya people. : MASAI
97. Freight carrier. : SCOW
98. Habitation. : HOME
99. Musical instrument: Abbr. : PFTE
100. Malade. : SICK
101. Arctic explorer. : ROSS
103. Lamprey. : EEL
104. Beast. : ASS

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 9 debuted here and reused later, 13 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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