This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.

New York Times, Monday, July 19, 1965

9-Down : Men.

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
1
T
2
A
3
P
4
E
5
A
6
L
7
P
8
A
9
B
10
N
11
E
12
R
13
U
R
A
L
14
M
O
L
15
T
16
P
R
O
N
E
17
F
A
C
E
18
T
I
O
U
S
19
L
O
T
T
E
20
T
R
A
C
Y
21
S
N
A
22
G
23
T
R
E
K
24
T
E
25
L
E
G
R
A
26
P
H
E
R
S
27
E
28
L
29
M
S
30
A
T
E
31
I
R
E
32
L
O
O
33
S
C
A
D
34
S
35
E
R
36
A
37
S
38
E
39
S
N
O
40
R
K
E
L
41
T
42
A
S
S
E
L
S
43
A
G
R
E
E
44
K
45
E
R
N
S
46
O
A
T
47
V
I
48
P
49
C
A
D
50
A
N
T
E
51
P
52
H
53
R
E
N
O
54
L
O
G
I
55
S
T
56
L
E
A
R
57
T
A
N
G
58
O
T
59
A
60
R
61
U
62
A
N
N
I
63
E
64
P
O
L
65
L
T
A
X
E
S
66
I
N
K
E
R
67
S
M
E
E
68
C
L
A
N
69
T
A
S
S
E
70
Y
R
S
71
H
E
R
A
© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,832
Across
1
Magnetic ___. : TAPE
5
High peak. : ALP
8
A Yokum. : ABNER
13
Eurasian range. : URAL
14
Shed. : MOLT
16
Disposed (to). : PRONE
17
Word containing all the vowels in order. : FACETIOUS
19
Goethe heroine. : LOTTE
20
Spencer. : TRACY
21
Obstacle. : SNAG
23
Journey. : TREK
24
Important workers. : TELEGRAPHERS
27
Trees. : ELMS
30
Had tea. : ATE
31
Where the Liffey flows: Abbr. : IRE
32
Gambling game. : LOO
33
Lots. : SCADS
35
Expunge. : ERASE
39
Submarine device. : SNORKEL
41
Trimmings. : TASSELS
43
Concur. : AGREE
44
Jerome and others. : KERNS
46
Grain. : OAT
47
Celebrity, modern style. : VIP
49
No gentleman. : CAD
50
Status quo ___. : ANTE
51
Skull expert. : PHRENOLOGIST
56
Limerick man. : LEAR
57
Flavor. : TANG
58
Hokkaido port. : OTARU
62
She "doesn't live here anymore." : ANNIE
64
Subject of a controversial act. : POLLTAXES
66
Printers' roller. : INKER
67
Duck. : SMEE
68
Family. : CLAN
69
Cup. : TASSE
70
Periods of time: Abbr. : YRS
71
Greek goddess. : HERA
Down
1
Cluster. : TUFT
2
Sandarac tree. : ARAR
3
Rodent. : PACA
4
Chooses. : ELECTS
5
"___ Blue?" : AMI
6
Gossip's cousin. : LOOSETALK
7
Took a dive. : PLUNGED
8
Month: Abbr. : APL
9
Men. : BROTHERS
10
Our: Fr. : NOTRE
11
Poet. : ENTER
12
Gives off fumes. : REEKS
15
Ruler. : TSAR
18
Nautical chain. : TYE
22
Toujours ___. : GAI
25
Alençon. : LACE
26
Urge. : PRESS
27
Princess of Brabant. : ELSA
28
Far-reaching. : LONG
29
Heath. : MOOR
33
Hank. : SKEIN
34
Wanderer. : STRAGGLER
36
Long time. : AEON
37
Louver board. : SLAT
38
Punta del ___. : ESTE
40
Dreams. : REVERIES
42
"The Moon ___." : ANDI
45
Thrift. : ECONOMY
48
Poker term. : POT
50
Fasten to. : ATTACH
51
Part of R.S.V.P. : PLAIT
52
Dye. : HENNA
53
An army. : RANKS
54
Race track units. : LAPS
55
Obstinate: Dial. : SOT
59
Where the grease goes. : AXLE
60
Bring up. : REAR
61
Middles' campus. : USNA
63
Before. : ERE
65
French article. : LES

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

Previous puzzle | Next puzzle