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, Tuesday, August 31, 1965

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
1
C
2
Z
3
A
4
R
5
G
6
A
7
U
8
L
9
S
10
H
11
I
12
V
13
E
14
L
E
V
Y
15
A
F
L
A
T
16
A
S
I
A
17
A
R
A
B
18
R
O
U
M
A
19
N
I
A
N
S
20
M
O
R
I
21
S
C
O
22
G
A
L
W
A
Y
23
I
N
H
O
T
24
S
L
I
T
25
T
26
U
C
S
O
N
27
E
P
I
L
O
28
G
29
U
30
E
31
A
L
I
K
E
32
G
L
E
N
S
33
A
D
C
34
L
E
O
35
B
E
L
L
E
36
M
I
T
37
E
M
U
38
P
A
N
E
L
39
S
40
T
E
N
O
41
R
A
S
42
P
U
T
I
N
43
C
O
O
K
E
R
44
A
L
T
E
45
S
H
A
P
E
46
M
47
A
48
N
U
E
L
49
T
A
R
H
E
50
E
51
L
52
O
P
E
N
S
E
53
A
54
S
O
N
55
O
P
I
E
56
M
I
S
C
57
A
G
E
N
T
58
L
E
N
S
59
S
A
S
H
60
X
R
A
Y
S
61
E
R
S
T
© 1965, The New York TimesNo. 5,875
Across
1
Peter or Paul. : CZAR
5
The French. : GAULS
10
Busy place. : HIVE
14
Impost. : LEVY
15
Musical tone. : AFLAT
16
Scene of strife. : ASIA
17
Riffian. : ARAB
18
People of Transylvania. : ROUMANIANS
20
Moor of Spain. : MORISCO
22
County in Ireland. : GALWAY
23
___ water. : INHOT
24
Feature of the hobble skirt. : SLIT
25
City in Arizona. : TUCSON
27
Part of "As You Like It." : EPILOGUE
31
Identical. : ALIKE
32
Wooded vales. : GLENS
33
Staff member: Abbr. : ADC
34
Zodiac sign. : LEO
35
Starr of the Wild West. : BELLE
36
Cambridge school. : MIT
37
Ratite bird. : EMU
38
Jury. : PANEL
39
Office worker. : STENO
41
Notorious Russian. : RASPUTIN
43
Kitchen utensil. : COOKER
44
Der ___. : ALTE
45
Apparition. : SHAPE
46
Composer De Falla. : MANUEL
49
Native of North Carolina. : TARHEEL
52
Time for good hunting. : OPENSEASON
55
18th century portraitist. : OPIE
56
Varied: Abbr. : MISC
57
Businessman. : AGENT
58
Photographer's purchase. : LENS
59
Ornamental ribbon. : SASH
60
Expensive pictures of a kind. : XRAYS
61
Whilom. : ERST
Down
1
Chowder base. : CLAM
2
Cipher. : ZERO
3
Grasping. : AVARICIOUS
4
City on the Volga, now Shcherbakov. : RYBINSK
5
Waiter at Maxim's. : GARCON
6
On shank's mare. : AFOOT
7
Curved knife used by Eskimos. : ULU
8
Wallop. : LAM
9
Certain dance guests. : STAGLINE
10
"___ the Chief." : HAILTO
11
What "vidi" means. : ISAW
12
Guitarlike instrument of India. : VINA
13
Marryat's Midshipman. : EASY
19
Synonym for hardness. : NAILS
21
Oxford. : SHOE
24
Charm. : SPELL
25
Old German coin. : TALER
26
Body of Moslem scholars. : ULEMA
27
Lady of Loch Katrine. : ELLEN
28
Warden of a kind. : GAMEKEEPER
29
City near Venice. : UDINE
30
King Arthur's foster father. : ECTOR
32
Aladdin's friend. : GENIE
35
Formidable female. : BATTLEAX
38
Whimpers. : PULES
39
Take wing. : SOAR
40
First-class, in England. : TOPHOLE
42
Falstaff's special feature. : PAUNCH
43
Plain songs. : CHANTS
45
Unyielding. : STONY
46
VIP's on the home front. : MOMS
47
Port of the South Seas. : APIA
48
Suffix with thin or fat. : NESS
50
German number. : EINS
51
In case. : LEST
53
Farmer's forte: Abbr. : AGR
54
The Red or the Black. : SEA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 8 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.

|