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INNER MEANINGS

New York Times, Sunday, July 18, 1971

Author: Anthony Morse
Editor: Will Weng
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 168, Blocks: 88, Avg Word Len: 5.25, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 682 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 169, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 16
Anthony Morse has 35 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,009
Across Down
1. Traffic maneuver : UTURN
6. Swizzle stick : MIXER
11. Heat milk in a way : SCALD
16. Black entry : ASSET
21. Cold : NIPPY
22. Doddery : ANILE
23. P. I. island : PANAY
24. Author of children's books : MILNE
25. Dostoevsky subject : CRIME
26. Like a parade : OFPASSINGINTEREST
29. English city: Abbr. : LON
30. Bowl : TUREEN
32. Got the word : HEARD
33. African banana : ENSETE
34. High notes : ELAS
36. Stretch out : LIE
37. Like S. F. or Rome : HILLY
38. Pathetic : SAD
39. Cushion : PAD
40. Constellation : SERPENS
42. Punishment, in law : PEINE
44. Elec. unit : OHM
45. Ooze : MIRE
46. Capital of Eritrea : ASMARA
47. Object of playing post-office : LIPSERVICE
50. Quebec, etc.: Abbr. : CAN
51. Middle, in law : MESNE
52. Guides : PILOTS
53. Part of a play : ACTI
54. Jargon : ARGOT
57. Metal : LEAD
58. Stream : CREEK
59. Zodiac sign : LIBRA
60. Christian symbol : IHS
63. Part of a scarecrow : STUFFEDSHIRT
67. Documents : DEEDS
68. Cover : MAT
69. Troubles : CARES
70. Korean family : RHEES
71. Mountaineer's parent : PAW
73. Draw a bead on : AIM
74. Fat: Prefix : PIO
75. Bring up : REAR
76. Hammer parts : PEENS
77. Make out : FARE
78. Spenser lady : UNA
79. Bow : ARC
80. Wing : ELL
81. Takes on fuel : COALS
82. Channing : CAROL
83. Sawbuck : TEN
84. Linen braid : INKLE
86. Garibaldis take to the alleys : GOLDFISHBOWL
88. Agreeable word : YES
89. Pine product : RESIN
90. Russian range : URALS
91. Weather prediction : COLD
92. Hesse or Ohio : STATE
93. Trait of bigotry : HATE
94. Timid : MOUSEY
96. Italian fare : PASTA
101. Man's nickname : NED
102. Fibbing before snoozing : LYINGINBED
104. Pool addict : BATHER
105. Star in Cygnus : SADR
107. College degrees : BAS
108. Route to north : ALCAN
109. Land measure : HECTARE
110. Jujube : ELB
111. Glove shade : TAN
112. Swiss city : BASLE
114. Jet housing : POD
115. Abbot's counterpart : AMMA
116. Daughter of Cyrus : ATOSSA
118. Canadian peninsula : GASPE
119. Lighthouses : PHARES
122. Realm: Suffix : RIC
123. University : MENTALINSTITUTION
126. Air: Prefix : OZONO
128. Witch's home : ENDOR
129. Clown : CUTUP
130. Talk: Fr. : PARLE
131. Group of ten tones : DECAD
132. Stingers : WASPS
133. French river : ISERE
134. Do a sheep job : SHEAR
135. Joint : ANKLE
1. Friend of John Bull : UNCLESAM
2. Alpine natives : TIROLESE
3. Where a baby often is : UPINARMS
4. Engine rate: Abbr. : RPM
5. U. N. word : NYET
6. N. Z. people : MAORIS
7. ___ simple : INFEE
8. Aztec god of sowing : XIPE
9. Dash : ELAN
10. Home: Abbr. : RES
11. Sideshow man : SPIELER
12. Place for locks : CANAL
13. Boiling : ANGRY
14. Put down : LAID
15. Power: Prefix : DYN
16. Modify : AMEND
17. Titles : SIRS
18. Miss America at night : SLEEPINGBEAUTY
19. Stud with gems : ENSTAR
20. ___-pont (bridgehead) : TETEDE
27. Stands out : SHINES
28. Rams or Cubs : TEAM
31. Bone : ULNA
35. Pair of horses : SPAN
37. Sound for attention : HIST
38. Valentino role : SHEIK
41. ". . . ___ I saw Elba" : ERE
42. Rice dishes : PILAFS
43. Lyric poem : EPODE
44. Musical group : OCTET
45. Dressler : MARIE
47. More willing, old style : LIEFER
48. Changes : VARIES
49. Bakery workers : ICERS
50. Taylor or Erskine : CALDWELL
52. Denoting more than one : PLURAL
55. One invested in ministry : ORDINEE
56. Dutch explorer and family : TASMANS
58. Sinkiang town : CHENSI
60. Damages : IMPAIRS
61. It rules the waves : HAIRNET
62. Puritan penal equipment : STOCKSANDBONDS
63. Sorted out : SCREENED
64. Asian weight : TAEL
65. Phobias : DREADS
66. Ledge : SHELF
71. Takeoff : PARODY
72. In line : AROW
76. Allergy source : POLLEN
77. Fictitious : FABLED
81. Raccoon-like animal : COATI
82. Picked : CHOSEN
85. Measure : LITER
86. ___ "Elegy" : GRAYS
87. Form of diving : SCUBA
90. Prussian lancer : UHLAN
94. Cereal grass : MILLET
95. This is usually enough : ONCE
96. Footwear : PAC
97. Tropical tree : ATTA
98. Imitation diamond : SHAMROCK
99. End : TERMINAL
100. Part of a phone number : AREACODE
103. Fuel line : GASPIPE
104. George Eliot character : BEDE
105. Gull : SEAMEW
106. Town in Westphalia : ALTENA
107. False god : BAAL
109. One of the Jacks : HORNER
111. Tyrants : TSARS
112. Sew : BASTE
113. Macaulay's chieftain : ASTUR
114. Italian town : PAOLA
117. Traffic sign : STOP
118. African antelopes : GNUS
119. God of Egypt : PTAH
120. Take on : HIRE
121. Bar item : SODA
124. Here, in France : ICI
125. Downs' partner : UPS
127. Buddhist sect : ZEN

Answer summary: 15 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 12 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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