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AT ONE'S LEISURE

New York Times, Sunday, September 1, 1963

Author: Anthony Morse
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 70, Avg Word Len: 5.30, Missing: { J X Z }, Scrabble score: 502 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 132, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 8, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 5,145
Across Down
1. Deep tones. : BASSES
7. Cheer. : APPLAUD
14. View. : SCAPE
19. Anc. city of Greece, near Delphi. : ELATEA
20. Ornament. : ROSETTE
21. Finnish baths. : SAUNAS
22. Emblem of victory. : LAUREL
23. Phoenician goddess. : ASTARTE
24. Wandering. : ERRANT
25. Sacred Chinese mountain. : OMEI
26. Next to Ill. : IND
28. Find out. : SEE
29. Forenoon: Fr. : MATINEE
30. Part of an old-time song title. : WORKINGONTHERAILROAD
35. Times. : ERAS
36. Sooner than. : ERE
37. River to the Havel. : SPREE
38. Since: Fr. : DEPUIS
41. Man with a scale. : GUIDO
43. Noun suffix. : IER
44. Biblical land. : SABA
48. Genus of fishes. : ELOPS
49. Entrance. : GATE
50. Homers. : RUNS
52. Shaving adjunct. : STROP
53. Big question in some industries. : FEATHERBEDDING
56. Fanciful. : QUAINT
57. Cummerbund. : SASH
58. See 49 Across. : DOOR
59. Word of approval. : YEA
60. Vacation results. : SUNTANS
61. Spa on Lake Geneva. : EVIAN
63. ___ in the day's work. : ALL
64. Faithful. : LIEGE
65. Sinclair Lewis hero. : BABBITT
68. ___ shoestring. : ONA
69. Hill's partner. : DALE
70. "But yet the pity ___ . . . " : OFIT
74. See 1 Down: Scot. : ANEATH
75. Bonuses of a sort. : FRINGEBENEFITS
78. Empty. : INANE
79. S.A. streams. : RIOS
80. Theban city. : AMON
81. Nautical term. : ATRIP
82. 19th century soprano. : LIND
83. Be indisposed. : AIL
84. Flirtatious one. : OGLER
86. European capital. : ATHENS
87. More advanced. : OLDER
89. Desert robe. : ABA
90. School hour. : NINE
91. Words from "Macbeth," Act IV. : DOUBLETOILANDTROUBLE
99. Evades. : PARRIES
100. Extinct bird. : MOA
101. Exclamations. : AHS
102. Cleverly done. : NEAT
103. Native. : INNATE
104. Constellation. : CENTAUR
107. Bob. : HAIRDO
109. Measures. : STERES
110. Cuban province. : ORIENTE
111. Mangle. : IRONER
112. Norse gods. : AESIR
113. Found. : LOCATED
114. English dramatist. : PINERO
1. On earth. : BELOW
2. Where Colonel Bowie died. : ALAMO
3. ___kraut. : SAUER
4. Gershwin show. : STRIKEUPTHEBAND
5. Trio on a report card. : EEE
6. California city. : SALINAS
7. Farm land, as in Texas. : ARADO
8. Type of photo print: Abbr. : POS
9. Confidential sound. : PST
10. Held in check. : LEASHED
11. Up ___ (trapped). : ATREE
12. Divulges. : UTTERS
13. Aberdeen river. : DEE
14. French philosopher. : SARTRE
15. Article of virtu. : CURIO
16. Piña. : ANANA
17. Furnished with glass. : PANED
18. East: Sp. : ESTE
21. Ship. : SEALER
27. Military units: Abbr. : NGS
29. Sticks in the mud. : MIRES
31. Dubliners. : IRISH
32. Gender. : NEUTER
33. Did one's best. : TRIED
34. Taking off. : APING
38. Meanings, for short. : DEFS
39. Birthplace of Zeno. : ELEA
40. Bluegrasses. : POAS
41. African republic. : GABON
42. Window. : ORIEL
44. Lindsay-Crouse play. : STATEOFTHEUNION
45. Melody. : ARIA
46. European capital. : BONN
47. Certain homes: Abbr. : APTS
49. Old coin. : GROAT
51. Spenser character. : UNA
52. Warbled. : SUNG
54. Dame Sitwell. : EDITH
55. Poet Thomas. : DYLAN
56. Fictional detective. : QUEEN
60. Woodland deity. : SILEN
62. Swift: Fr. : VITE
63. Not equal: Prefix. : ANISO
64. Tomorrow's topic. : LABOR
65. Surety. : BAIL
66. Years: Lat. : ANNI
67. Seed. : BEAN
68. Pizarro's metal. : ORO
69. Lower. : DEMEAN
71. Enthusiasm. : FIRE
72. Schedule of a trip: Abbr. : ITIN
73. Recipe quantities. : TSPS
75. Cut of meat. : FILET
76. Roman ruler. : GALBA
77. "And his wife could ___ lean." : EATNO
79. Bridle paths. : RIDES
83. Tree-covered walks: Fr. : ALLEES
85. Ivory statue of legend. : GALATEA
86. Dirigible. : AIRSHIP
87. ___ dictum. : OBITER
88. Cesar of the movies. : ROMERO
90. To the ___ degree. : NTH
91. Subject of Boccaccio biography. : DANTE
92. Town near Verdun. : ORNES
93. Arrow poison. : URARI
94. Type style. : IONIC
95. Took a chance. : DARED
96. European capital. : BERNE
97. Stevedore. : LADER
98. Largest of the Kuriles. : ETORO
99. City NNE of Leghorn. : PISA
104. Mountain pass. : COL
105. Adjective suffix. : ANT
106. Western aborigine. : UTE
108. Uris hero. : ARI

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 13 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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