It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.

New York Times, Friday, September 2, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.28, Missing: { F J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 90, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
1
E
2
M
3
E
4
R
5
A
6
L
7
D
8
S
9
C
10
R
11
I
12
M
13
P
14
R
E
V
E
L
E
R
15
P
A
L
O
M
A
R
16
A
L
A
M
E
D
A
17
E
M
U
L
A
T
E
18
S
O
S
O
19
O
P
20
E
N
21
B
E
G
E
T
22
E
D
I
T
23
N
E
S
T
24
S
25
S
I
R
E
26
R
I
V
E
27
T
28
P
A
P
29
A
30
S
I
N
31
C
E
L
A
32
B
Y
G
U
M
33
T
A
D
34
Y
U
35
L
E
36
O
R
A
37
L
38
A
39
M
40
S
41
N
O
L
42
A
N
43
R
I
44
P
45
E
46
R
A
W
47
T
O
L
L
48
A
B
O
V
49
E
50
A
G
A
51
G
52
T
O
B
53
I
54
T
55
E
L
I
A
56
B
E
N
E
57
T
58
W
A
D
E
59
R
E
N
T
60
I
N
S
T
O
61
R
E
62
E
N
63
H
A
N
C
E
64
S
T
O
O
P
E
D
65
S
T
U
T
T
E
R
66
T
A
N
N
E
D
67
T
H
R
E
A
D
Y
© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,229
Across Down
1. Richly green. : EMERALD
8. Be sparing and frugal. : SCRIMP
14. Playboy. : REVELER
15. California's Mount ___. : PALOMAR
16. Public promenade. : ALAMEDA
17. Try to surpass. : EMULATE
18. Mediocre. : SOSO
19. Frank. : OPEN
21. Engender. : BEGET
22. Blue-pencil. : EDIT
23. Breeding places. : NESTS
25. Regal form of address. : SIRE
26. Steeple-head or buttonhead. : RIVET
28. "___ Hemingway." : PAPA
30. Transgression. : SIN
31. That: Fr. : CELA
32. Mild oath. : BYGUM
33. Little lad. : TAD
34. December time. : YULE
36. Viva voce. : ORAL
38. Mornings. : AMS
41. The "Man Without a Country." : NOLAN
43. Mellow. : RIPE
46. Inexperienced. : RAW
47. Transportation charge. : TOLL
48. Overhead. : ABOVE
50. Biblical king. : AGAG
52. Father of Tobias. : TOBIT
55. "Essays of ___." : ELIA
56. American poet. : BENET
58. Go paddling. : WADE
59. Tenantry costs. : RENT
60. Set aside for the future. : INSTORE
62. Intensify. : ENHANCE
64. Bent. : STOOPED
65. Speak excitedly. : STUTTER
66. Well-sunburned. : TANNED
67. Lacking in fullness. : THREADY
1. Reminder of man's fallibility. : ERASER
2. Sweet to the ear. : MELODIC
3. Equivocal. : EVASIVE
4. With aloofness. : REMOTELY
5. Nog of old-time Norfolk. : ALE
6. Induced to proceed on an unwise course. : LEDON
7. Hang of clothing. : DRAPE
8. One of the Wellers. : SAM
9. Association. : CLUB
10. Functions. : ROLES
11. Kind of poet. : IMAGIST
12. ___ Medica. : MATERIA
13. Feign. : PRETEND
15. U.S. military nerve center. : PENTAGON
20. Catch sight of. : ESPY
24. Stimulate. : SPUR
27. Ridicule. : TAUNT
29. Opera soprano Lucine. : AMARA
32. Bawled. : BELLOWED
35. Spoils. : LOOT
37. Free. : LIBERATE
38. Specialist in a certain language. : ARABIST
39. Fuchsine. : MAGENTA
40. Big name in movies. : SWANSON
42. Canadian province: Abbr. : ALBA
44. Italian porridge. : POLENTA
45. Made manifest. : EVINCED
49. Lunch room: Slang. : EATERY
51. Be compatible. : GETON
53. That is: Lat. : IDEST
54. Tithe. : TENTH
57. Dome-shaped Buddhist shrine. : TOPE
61. Well-sunburned. : RED
63. Ben ___. : HUR

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

|