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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.
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© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,844

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Students & seniors
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.

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