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, Safari, Firefox, or Edge for best results.

New York Times, Monday, August 10, 1964

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
1
P
2
A
3
R
4
R
5
M
6
E
7
T
8
R
9
E
10
P
11
R
12
O
13
D
14
O
B
O
E
15
A
G
A
I
N
16
L
O
V
E
17
P
L
U
M
18
R
O
U
N
D
19
R
O
B
I
N
20
S
E
N
A
21
T
E
22
G
E
O
D
E
S
Y
23
D
R
E
S
24
S
25
Y
26
D
U
D
27
B
28
E
A
K
S
29
P
E
30
P
31
T
E
32
R
33
M
34
S
35
L
A
B
36
T
37
R
I
A
L
38
S
39
R
O
A
N
40
A
G
O
41
S
E
R
R
A
T
42
E
43
U
N
E
44
S
L
U
45
B
46
D
E
N
I
E
R
47
N
N
E
48
T
E
T
E
49
S
50
S
E
C
51
R
52
A
D
A
R
53
L
A
54
E
55
D
E
56
P
O
R
T
57
A
58
B
59
S
I
N
T
60
H
61
A
R
M
A
62
D
63
A
64
R
O
U
N
D
H
E
65
A
66
D
S
67
I
B
E
X
68
A
R
I
D
69
E
L
I
A
S
70
E
L
B
E
71
B
E
T
A
72
L
I
N
D
Y
73
S
E
T
S
© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,489

Support XWord Info today

Pay now and get access for a year.

1. Select account level
2. Choose how to pay
Across
1
Young salmon. : PARR
5
Poetic cadence. : METRE
10
Urge or rouse. : PROD
14
Instrument with plaintive tone. : OBOE
15
Besides. : AGAIN
16
Darling. : LOVE
17
Greengage. : PLUM
18
Type of tournament. : ROUNDROBIN
20
Capital group. : SENATE
22
Branch of applied mathematics. : GEODESY
23
Stylish: Colloq. : DRESSY
26
Failure. : DUD
27
Bills. : BEAKS
29
Zip. : PEP
31
Names. : TERMS
35
Workshop: Colloq. : LAB
36
The Prestons' forte. : TRIALS
39
Reddish-brown. : ROAN
40
Long, long ___. : AGO
41
Saw-toothed. : SERRATE
43
French pronoun. : UNE
44
Nubbly yarn. : SLUB
46
Thread weight, for silk, rayon, etc. : DENIER
47
Compass point. : NNE
48
Heads: Fr. : TETES
50
Not sweet. : SEC
51
Modern detection system. : RADAR
53
New Guinea port. : LAE
55
Exile. : DEPORT
57
Wormwood. : ABSINTH
61
Fleet. : ARMADA
64
Puritans, circa 1650. : ROUNDHEADS
67
Wild goat. : IBEX
68
Dry as dust. : ARID
69
One of the Howes. : ELIAS
70
Dresden's river. : ELBE
71
Greek letter. : BETA
72
Famous nickname. : LINDY
73
Cliques. : SETS
Down
1
Certain candies. : POPS
2
Suffix with eat or drink. : ABLE
3
Indirect. : ROUNDABOUT
4
Observation. : REMARK
5
Equines. : MARES
6
Self. : EGO
7
Greek letter. : TAU
8
___ finger. : RING
9
Over. : ENDED
10
Slow worker. : PLODDER
11
Caftan. : ROBE
12
Genus of sheep. : OVIS
13
Disavow. : DENY
19
Defeat. : ROUT
21
Aptitude ___. : TESTS
24
Certain towers. : SPIRES
25
Was filled with longing. : YEARNED
27
Gust of wind. : BLAST
28
U. S. emblem. : EAGLE
30
Fish. : PLAICE
32
Conference. : ROUNDTABLE
33
Spiritual food. : MANNA
34
Scoff. : SNEER
37
Cardinal. : RED
38
Sault ___ Marie. : STE
42
Misplay. : ERROR
45
Heroine of "The Rape of the Lock." : BELINDA
49
French novelist. : SAND
52
Legions. : ARMIES
54
Merman. : ETHEL
56
Part of Paris. : PASSY
57
Muscat man. : ARAB
58
Caliber. : BORE
59
Please. : SUIT
60
Sun: Prefix. : HELI
62
Obligation. : DEBT
63
Hatchets. : AXES
65
French department. : AIN
66
Family member. : DAD

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 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.

|