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SLOGANIZING

New York Times, Sunday, July 28, 1968

Author:
Sidney Lambert
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 138, Blocks: 74, Avg Word Len: 5.32, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 551 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 129, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
Sidney Lambert has 114 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1968, The New York TimesNo. 6,924
Across
1. Irritate : RASP
5. Cod : GADID
10. Conspiracy : CABAL
15. Arena take : GATE
19. Bones : ILIA
20. Port of Japan : OTARU
21. Soviet lake : ONEGA
22. Smell ___ : ARAT
23. 1844 slogan : FIFTYFOURFORTYORFIGHT
27. Work groups : TEAMS
28. Arctic sights : FLOES
29. Habituate : ENURE
30. Large tool : SHEARS
32. Thinks : FEELS
33. Beams : SMILES
35. Fly : SOAR
36. Hazard : PERIL
37. Swank : TONY
38. 1872 slogan : TURNTHERASCALSOUT
44. Baton Rouge initials : LSU
47. Notice: Abbr. : ATT
48. Other: Prefix : HETER
49. German article : EINE
50. Yields (to) : BOWS
51. Political goal : THEGREATSOCIETY
56. Operatic passage: Abbr. : RECIT
57. Gay songs : LILTS
58. Asians : KURDS
59. Blanketlike wrap : SERAPE
60. Contends : STRIVES
63. U.S. poet : BATES
64. Equalized : LEVELED
65. Took to task : CHIDED
66. Fowl : CAPON
67. Printing term : SERIF
68. Hog-tied : ROPED
69. Phrase from 1845 : MANIFESTDESTINY
74. Swan: Lat. : OLOR
75. Hibernian : CELT
76. Sierra ___ : LEONE
77. Girl's name : MAE
78. Room : DEN
79. 1900 slogan : THEFULLDINNERPAIL
84. Mutton : MEAT
85. Highland names : ALECS
86. Bedouin head cord : AGAL
87. Garment sizes : SHORTS
89. Prop : BRACE
90. Stand : TRIPOD
93. Intercepts : STOPS
94. Greek letter : SIGMA
95. Prop : SHORE
96. 1840 slogan : TIPPECANOEANDTYLERTOO
103. English painter : OPIE
104. Modules : UNITS
105. Leitmotif : THEME
106. Naturalness : EASE
107. Parade ___ : REST
108. Dads : PAPAS
109. Extras: Slang : SUPES
110. British poet : DYER
Down
1. Region of Morocco : RIF
2. Pasha's name : ALI
3. Wife of Thor : SIF
4. Exemplar : PATTERN
5. Succeed: Colloq. : GOFAR
6. ___ for Peace : ATOMS
7. Girls: Abbr. : DAUS
8. Kind of verb: Abbr. : IRR
9. Some golfers : DUFFERS
10. Flower petals : COROLLA
11. Wagers, in games : ANTES
12. African titles : BEYS
13. Make ___ of : AGO
14. Roman god : LAR
15. Graceful : GAINLY
16. Contend : ARGUE
17. Wild goats : TAHRS
18. Noun suffix : ETTE
24. Affirmation : YEA
25. Of an acid : OLEIC
26. Pretense : FEINT
30. Solid ___ : SOUTH
31. U.S. writer : HARTE
32. Apprehensions : FEARS
33. Obdurate : STONY
34. Grimace : MOUE
35. Law: Abbr. : STAT
36. Verb forms: Abbr. : PRETS
39. Flourished : THRIVED
40. Rich: Slang : HEELED
41. Part of EUA : ETATS
42. Yorkshire city : LEEDS
43. Squats : SITS
44. Train : LOCAL
45. Pinch : SWIPE
46. You: Sp. : USTED
50. Deprived : BEREFT
52. Aircraft : GLIDER
53. Congo animal : OKAPI
54. The ___ one's jib : CUTOF
55. Pax in Greece : IRENE
56. Editor : REVISER
59. Tranquil : SERENE
60. Food fish : SCROD
61. Gunwale pin : THOLE
62. Wisconsin city : RIPON
63. African : BANTU
64. Lured : LEDON
66. Dogie : CALF
67. British guns : STENS
69. Comes across : MEETS
70. Golfer's flaw : SLICE
71. Insect stage : IMAGO
72. Water nymph : NAIAD
73. Cheer : YELL
75. Oscine bird : CHAT
79. Succinct : TERSE
80. Gift : LARGESS
81. Guanaco : LLAMA
82. Pours : DECANTS
83. Decorated a room : PAPERED
84. Child : MOPPET
87. Plant stalk : STIPE
88. Indians : HOPIS
89. Naturalist's concern : BIOTA
90. Herb : THYME
91. Heavy and others : ROLES
92. Wrath : IRE
93. Warehouse fee: Abbr. : STOR
94. Fragment : SNIP
95. Level : STEP
97. Chalice : CUP
98. Nurses' org. : ANA
99. Scott character : DHU
100. River in Scotland : TAY
101. Full of: Suffix : OSE
102. "___ the ramparts . . . " : OER

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 14 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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