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Arthur Schulman
Arthur Schulman

WORLD-WIDE

New York Times, Sunday, August 23, 1959

Author:
Arthur Schulman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 174, Blocks: 80, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 728 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 127, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 13, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 18
Arthur Schulman has 80 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,691
Across
1. Inert gas. : HELIUM
7. One of the Magi. : GASPAR
13. Vespid. : WASP
17. Indians. : UTES
21. Baked ___. : ALASKA
22. Where Entebbe is. : UGANDA
23. Piercing wit. : ATTICSALT
25. Purcell opera. : DIDOANDAENEAS
27. Long shot. : DARKHORSE
28. First Chief Justice, 1798. : JAY
29. Mongkut's land. : SIAM
30. Moves, in checkers. : JUMPS
32. Relative of kvass. : BEER
33. Tiny ___. : TIM
34. Crotchet. : FREAK
36. Interferes with radio signals. : JAMS
37. Unbend. : THAW
39. Acceptances. : YESES
41. Anne Nichols hero. : ABIE
43. Cotton cloth. : CALICO
45. Barge to carry coal from Newcastle. : KEEL
46. Happy ___ lark. : ASA
47. Popular game. : BINGO
49. Nobel Prize physicist. : RABI
50. Hinged catch. : PAWL
51. Ministers. : CLERICS
55. "The ___ I." : EGGAND
57. Tiger's home. : BENGAL
59. Diatribe. : PHILIPPIC
61. Heave ___ (take soundings). : THELEAD
63. Cobbles. : STONES
65. Day in Roman calendar. : IDES
66. Latin pronoun. : EGO
67. Ship: Abbr. : STR
68. Canaan giant. : ANAK
70. Extra. : ODD
71. Where Pine View dam is. : OGDEN
73. Go home. : SCAT
74. Ars longa, vita ___. : BREVIS
76. File. : DOSSIER
78. Lively: Dial. : PEART
79. Flaps. : SLATS
81. Sport. : WATERPOLO
83. Parisian playgrounds. : PARCS
84. Hide: Slang. : STASH
85. Ceiling having sunken panels. : LACUNAR
86. Roman's undergarment. : TUNICA
88. Composer for "Comus." : ARNE
89. ___ the mill. : RUNOF
90. Brave under Black Hawk. : SAC
92. Cistern. : TANK
93. Scold: Brit. : WIG
96. See: Lat. abbr. : VIO
97. Pith helmet. : TOPI
98. Name in the Apocrypha. : TOBIAS
101. Twenty million Asians. : BURMESE
103. Hospitality. : OPENHOUSE
106. Where Tokyo is. : HONSHU
108. Fellow townsman: Italian. : PAISAN
109. Delivers. : REDEEMS
110. Rue de la ___. : PAIX
112. Spiders. : PANS
114. Kalmuck. : TATAR
115. Name meaning "king". : ROY
116. Chianti. : VINO
117. Disposed. : MINDED
119. Space travelers. : MICE
120. Song of joy. : CAROL
123. Savoir-faire. : TACT
124. Ditch. : MOAT
125. Fight: Colloq. : RUNIN
127. Fuss. : ADD
128. Type of exam. : ORAL
130. Kind of squash. : ACORN
132. Space traveler. : ABLE
133. Son of Jacob. : DAN
136. Orchard heater. : SMUDGEPOT
139. "Take it or leave it." : HOBSONSCHOICE
142. Shakespeare's last play. : HENRYVIII
143. Asia. : ORIENT
144. Typos. : ERRATA
145. Samuel Lover hero. : ANDY
146. In ___. : ESSE
147. Having feet. : PEDATE
148. Rutabaga. : TURNIP
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1. Moslem pilgrimage. : HADJ
2. Lamb. : ELIA
3. Cake. : LADYFINGER
4. Same: Prefix. : ISO
5. Flat. : UKASE
6. Frantic. : MANIAC
7. One of the Marianas. : GUAM
8. Lifetime. : AGE
9. Site of Sam Houston victory. : SANJACINTO
10. Lungs: Combo. form. : PNEUMO
11. Cascade peak. : ADAMS
12. Irritate. : RASP
13. Plug. : WAD
14. Moorish tabor. : ATABAL
15. Spread about. : STREW
16. Toll road. : PIKE
17. Serviceman's organization. : USO
18. Flans. : TARTS
19. Longfellow heroine. : ELSIE
20. Bows. : STEMS
24. Agamemnon's concubine. : CHRYSEIS
26. Atlantic port in Africa. : DAKAR
31. Lobscouse. : STEW
35. Splendid. : REGAL
36. Agrees: Colloq. : JIBES
38. Befriend. : HELP
40. Western figure. : EARP
41. Incites. : ABETS
42. Loop in a rope. : BIGHT
44. Part of Canada: Abbr. : LAB
45. Colewort. : KALE
46. Vermont hero. : ALLEN
48. "What ___!" : ONEARTH
50. Where Hope remained. : PANDORASBOX
51. Beverage. : CIDER
52. Madder plant. : IPECAC
53. Cuban export. : CIGARS
54. Hero of War of 1812. : SCOTT
56. Northern Europeans. : DANES
58. Novelist Rumer. : GODDEN
60. Mobsters' domicile. : HIDEOUT
62. Man's name: Abbr. : DAV
64. Middling. : SOSO
69. Lions' relative. : KIWANIS
72. Thin layer of gold. : GILT
73. Evening: Lat. : SERA
74. Found. : BASE
75. Maine city. : SACO
77. Wrench. : SPRAIN
78. N. American rodent. : PACKRAT
79. Distinctive mark. : STRIPE
80. Caught. : LANOED
82. Cluster. : TUFT
83. ___ girl. : PINUP
84. Delight in. : SAVOR
85. Southern constellation. : LUPUS
87. Seize: Colloq. : NAB
89. Capacious. : ROOMY
91. Baku's waterfront. : CASPIANSEA
93. Native of Tobago. : WESTINDIAN
94. Grandfather of 133 Across. : ISAAC
95. Kind. : GENRE
97. Seminarian's subject. : THEOLOGY
99. Louisville's river. : OHIO
100. Negative verbal contraction. : SHANT
102. City on Biscayne Bay. : MIAMI
104. Husband of Poppaea. : NERO
105. Majestic. : EPIC
107. And: Ger. : UND
111. Theatre group. : ANTA
113. Southern Europeans. : SERBS
116. French dynasty. : VALOIS
117. Gruesome. : MORBID
118. Organ stop. : DULCET
120. Soft cloth. : CASHA
121. Madison Ave. manipulators. : ADMEN
122. Polyphonic vocal piece. : RDUND
123. On the ___ (under consideration). : TAPIS
124. Poet of Byron's day. : MOORE
126. Asian leader. : NEHRU
129. Dream: Fr. : REVE
131. Tennis stroke. : CHOP
132. Pay one's part. : ANTE
134. Start of a drama. : ACTI
135. Wagontongue: Dial. : NEAP
137. Not sweet. : DRY
138. Four-in-hand. : TIE
140. Part of Canada: Abbr. : ONT
141. Lord Boyd ___. : ORR

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 13 debuted here and reused later, 10 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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