It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Edge, Safari, or Firefox for best results.
Nancy Schuster
Nancy Schuster

New York Times, Saturday, July 31, 1965

Author:
Nancy Schuster
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.53, Missing: { J K Q X }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
Nancy Schuster has 10 pre-Shortz puzzles and 2 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
1
L
2
I
3
L
4
A
5
C
6
R
7
A
8
B
9
B
10
I
11
M
A
N
A
N
A
12
E
R
R
A
N
13
D
14
C
I
N
E
M
A
T
15
O
G
R
A
P
H
E
16
R
17
A
N
D
R
E
18
A
V
I
A
N
19
A
B
A
20
S
A
L
T
21
C
R
A
M
S
22
S
L
U
R
23
A
R
A
24
H
A
R
T
E
25
A
T
E
T
E
26
L
E
D
27
B
Y
T
H
E
N
28
O
S
E
29
S
T
Y
L
E
T
30
U
P
P
31
I
32
N
33
G
34
A
N
Y
35
W
36
E
37
D
N
E
S
D
A
Y
38
M
39
I
40
S
S
A
41
O
L
E
A
N
42
E
R
R
43
A
L
E
E
44
R
E
I
M
S
45
F
A
R
E
46
C
I
C
47
S
E
I
Z
E
48
S
O
L
A
N
49
E
A
R
50
T
H
S
S
A
T
51
E
L
L
I
T
E
52
C
E
R
I
U
M
53
E
T
O
I
S
E
54
T
Y
P
E
E
55
R
O
G
E
T
© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,844

Support XWord Info today

Pay now and get access for a year.

1. Select account level
2. Choose how to pay
Across
1
Flower. : LILAC
6
Maimonides. : RABBI
11
Relative of "by-and-by." : MANANA
12
Job for a boy. : ERRAND
14
Film producer. : CINEMATOGRAPHER
17
Ampère's first name. : ANDRE
18
Of birds. : AVIAN
19
Fabric of the Near East. : ABA
20
Cure. : SALT
21
Crowds. : CRAMS
22
Musical sign. : SLUR
23
Parrot of Brazil. : ARA
24
Western author. : HARTE
25
Tête-___. : ATETE
26
Henpecked. : LEDBYTHENOSE
29
Engraving tool. : STYLET
30
Raising. : UPPING
34
Long-run comedy on Broadway. : ANYWEDNESDAY
38
___ solemnis. : MISSA
41
New York city. : OLEAN
42
Be at fault. : ERR
43
Skipper's term. : ALEE
44
French cathedral city. : REIMS
45
Passenger. : FARE
46
Presidential title: Abbr. : CIC
47
Take advantage of (an opportunity) quickly. : SEIZE
48
Sea goose. : SOLAN
49
The moon. : EARTHSSATELLITE
52
Ductile element. : CERIUM
53
Seine-___, French department. : ETOISE
54
Melville romance. : TYPEE
55
Famous lexicographer. : ROGET
Down
1
Concierge of a sort. : LANDLADY
2
Neutral. : INERT
3
Rich fabric. : LAME
4
Librarian's concern. : ANA
5
Rheum. : CATARRH
6
Diet. : REGIMEN
7
Tapestry. : ARRAS
8
Chaff of grain. : BRAN
9
Religious denomination: Abbr. : BAP
10
Pipe smokers don't. : INHALE
11
Mosque feature. : MINARET
13
Social event. : DEBUT
14
Famous name in music. : CASALS
15
Of a certain shape. : OVATE
16
Exceptional. : RARE
21
Spiteful. : CATTY
22
Measures. : STEPS
24
Animal. : HYENA
25
Western resort. : ASPEN
27
World-weary. : BLASE
28
River in Finland. : OUNAS
31
Horatio Alger, for example. : IDEALIST
32
Tell. : NARRATE
33
Leatherneck. : GYRENE
35
Cry of grief. : WOEISME
36
Julie or Audrey. : ELIZA
37
Goddess akin to Ceres. : DEMETER
38
Nutmeg. : MACE
39
Pertaining to certain bones. : ILIAC
40
Top ___. : SECRET
44
Make a second petition. : RESUE
45
Madness: Fr. : FOLIE
47
Queen Mary. : SHIP
48
Plod heavily. : SLOG
50
Render. : TRY
51
Wartime area. : ETO

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 5 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.

|