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

New York Times, Friday, September 23, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { F K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
1
M
2
A
3
D
4
E
5
B
6
A
7
B
8
A
9
R
10
A
11
M
12
T
13
S
14
I
N
I
T
15
I
N
O
N
U
16
C
O
U
P
17
L
I
G
H
18
T
N
I
N
G
B
19
E
E
T
L
E
20
A
M
I
N
O
21
S
N
E
A
D
22
O
L
E
23
N
O
T
I
M
24
E
25
S
T
I
26
R
R
E
D
27
C
A
L
28
L
29
A
30
O
T
I
C
31
O
32
I
33
L
34
N
I
O
B
35
E
36
J
A
37
M
38
B
39
B
L
O
40
O
D
A
N
D
T
41
H
42
U
N
D
E
R
43
S
O
U
L
44
G
E
T
O
N
45
E
G
O
46
P
E
47
S
48
T
49
L
E
A
V
50
E
51
G
52
O
G
G
L
E
53
D
54
R
E
N
55
N
56
E
57
T
58
A
V
A
59
A
V
A
60
S
61
T
62
I
D
O
L
A
63
M
E
R
64
I
W
E
T
H
E
65
R
L
E
W
I
S
66
I
R
O
N
67
R
E
E
S
E
68
R
E
S
T
69
N
A
U
T
70
E
R
A
T
O
71
S
L
A
Y
© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,250
Across Down
1. Contrived. : MADE
5. Elephant of juvenile fame. : BABAR
10. Totals: Abbr. : AMTS
14. Letter: Abbr. : INIT
15. Former President of Turkey. : INONU
16. Part of a revolution. : COUP
17. Firefly. : LIGHTNINGBEETLE
20. Type of acids. : AMINO
21. Big name in golf. : SNEAD
22. "The Better ___." : OLE
23. In ___. : NOTIME
25. Mixed. : STIRRED
27. Lily plant. : CALLA
30. Auditory. : OTIC
31. Painting. : OIL
34. Weeping woman of myth. : NIOBE
36. Side post of a doorway. : JAMB
39. Ingredients of melodrama. : BLOODANDTHUNDER
43. Person. : SOUL
44. Progress. : GETON
45. Part of the psyche. : EGO
46. Mosquito. : PEST
49. Part of AWOL. : LEAVE
51. Stared wide-eyed. : GOGGLED
54. Milk curdler. : RENNET
58. A Gardner. : AVA
59. Stop, at sea. : AVAST
62. Fallacies, in logic. : IDOLA
63. Famous explorer. : MERIWETHERLEWIS
66. Do a household job. : IRON
67. Baseball name. : REESE
68. Siesta. : REST
69. Of the sea: Abbr. : NAUT
70. Helicon dweller. : ERATO
71. Strike down. : SLAY
1. Lombardy city. : MILAN
2. With intention and will: Lat. : ANIMO
3. Number. : DIGIT
4. Of nations or groups. : ETHNIC
5. Receptacle. : BIN
6. Black birds. : ANIS
7. City on the Rhine. : BONN
8. Heavenly ones, in Paris. : ANGES
9. Direction in music. : RUBATO
10. Top-flight. : ACE
11. Parade of a kind. : MOTORCADE
12. Fabric for bridal veil. : TULLE
13. What radar checks. : SPEED
18. ___ Jerry, hot rum drink. : TOMAND
19. Prepare copy. : EDIT
24. Lamb. : ELIA
26. Rembrandt van ___. : RIJN
28. Southern Senator. : LONG
29. ___ Krim, Moroccan leader. : ABDEL
31. Discarded: Abbr. : OBS
32. Labor group. : ILO
33. Werewolf, in Paris. : LOUPGAROU
35. Feminine suffix. : ETTE
37. Jo's sister. : MEG
38. Family member: Abbr. : BRO
40. Cassini. : OLEG
41. Frost. : HOAR
42. Disclose formally. : UNVEIL
47. Vegetable dish. : SLAW
48. Roma's river. : TEVERE
50. Finishers. : ENDERS
51. Child of the streets. : GAMIN
52. Have ___ barrel. : OVERA
53. Office gadget. : DATER
55. Christmas, old style. : NOWEL
56. Relative of Betty. : ELISA
57. Word for a pasty. : TASTY
60. One of the stadiums. : SHEA
61. Laboratory procedure. : TEST
64. Kind of income: Abbr. : INT
65. Old car. : REO

Answer summary: 5 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

Found bugs or have suggestions?

|