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Will Weng
Will Weng

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New York Times, Sunday, September 6, 1964

Author: Will Weng
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 168, Blocks: 90, Avg Word Len: 5.23, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 648 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 124, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 13, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 26
Will Weng has 24 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,516
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1. John of ___. : GAUNT
6. Biblical verb. : HAST
10. ___ Caliente. : AGUA
14. Hearer of "ole!" : MATADOR
21. French year. : ANNEE
22. Farthest. : OUTERMOST
24. Usually. : ASARULE
25. Department store area. : BARGAINBASEMENT
27. Shaky. : RICKETY
28. In a secondary way. : LESSSO
29. Indian of New Mexico. : TAOS
30. State: Fr. : ETAT
31. Done ___ turn. : TOA
32. Hearing aid. : EARDRUM
35. Native. : BORN
38. Peeved. : MIFFED
43. Metal tag. : AGLET
45. Temper. : MOOD
46. Silent: Mus. : TACET
47. Panay seaport. : ILOILO
48. Oveta ___ Hobby. : CULP
49. Kentucky sight. : MAMMOTHCAVE
51. Get on one's ___. : NERVES
52. State symbol. : KEYSTONE
54. Cry akin to "yipe." : EEK
55. Thereabouts. : ORSO
57. First lady. : EVE
58. Art work. : OIL
59. Port in Brazil. : NATAL
62. The Bowery and others. : SKIDROWS
65. Tracts: Abbr. : PAMS
67. Yearn (for). : SIGH
68. Douglas, Terry, etc. : ELLENS
70. Speeds. : HIES
72. Female deer. : HIND
73. Caribbean land: Abbr. : NICAR
74. Enzyme: Suffix. : ASE
75. Girl in an old song. : BONNIE
77. Futurama, 19th century version. : 2OOOOLEAGUESUNDERTHESEA
83. Think faster. : OUTWIT
84. What divers are. : WET
85. Bashful's brother. : DOPEY
86. Per ___. : CENT
87. Capital VIPs: Abbr. : SENS
88. Go. : DEPART
91. What some monkeys shun. : EVIL
92. Height of a sort. : MESA
93. Serviceably. : USEFULLY
95. Runs swiftly. : HARES
97. Paris social event. : BAL
98. Prohibit. : BAN
100. Song. : ARIA
101. Part of R.S.V.P. : SIL
102. Acaudal. : TAILLESS
107. Senior. : OLDEST
110. Eads' invention. : DIVINGBELLS
114. Epithet for Adenauer. : ALTE
115. Ham or Western. : OMELET
116. Topping. : ICING
117. Squib. : ITEM
118. A conserve base. : GRAPE
119. Mineral. : BARITE
120. St. Philip ___. : NERI
121. In proportion. : PRORATA
123. Half a score. : TEN
124. Hidden trouble. : SNAG
126. Carnelian. : SARD
128. Opening move. : GAMBIT
130. Stage direction. : CURTAIN
134. Shakespearean character. : BOTTOMTHEWEAVER
139. Tonic. : BRACING
140. Supervisors. : OVERSEERS
141. Alamogordo's county. : OTERO
142. Humor. : INDULGE
143. Port NW of Brindisi. : BARI
144. Kind of egg. : NEST
145. Fidgety. : FUSSY
1. Yak. : GAB
2. Something similar. : ANALOGUE
3. Artificially. : UNREALLY
4. Some films: Abbr. : NEGS
5. Certain tableware. : TEASET
6. Top-listed scholar. : HONORMAN
7. Bavarian town. : AUB
8. R.R. stop. : STA
9. Roman troop screen. : TESTUDO
10. Explosive items. : AMMO
11. Reverts. : GOESBACK
12. Nautical initials. : USN
13. Lawyer: Abbr. : ATT
14. Bazaar. : MART
15. Anatolia. : ASIAMINOR
16. Tangible. : TACTILE
17. Vessel. : ARK
18. Postage ___. : DUE
19. Danube tributary. : OLT
20. Spanish king. : REY
23. Scads. : REAM
26. "Happiness ___ Warm Puppy." : ISA
30. Join. : ENTERIN
31. Nautical term. : TACK
33. Sunday, in Italy. : DOMENICA
34. Type: Abbr. : ROM
36. Wood sorrel. : OCA
37. Play the wrong suit. : REVOKE
39. Pro. : FOR
40. Seeing, hearing, etc. : FIVESENSES
41. Height: Abbr. : ELEV
42. Portion. : DOSE
44. Derby track. : EPSOMDOWNS
46. Not know ___ about. : THELEASTTHING
49. Particle: Abbr. : MOL
50. A drink. : TEA
53. "My Country" follower. : TIS
56. Science degrees. : SDS
60. King of Amalek. : AGAG
61. Express road. : THRUWAY
62. Slight. : SLENDER
63. Surprised utterance. : OHOH
64. Oenologist's stock. : WINECELLAR
65. Devout. : PIOUS
66. Phrase designating a double flat. : ANOTEUNDER
67. German pronoun. : SIE
69. Baton Rouge campus. : LSU
71. City in Italy. : SIENA
72. Water. : H2O
73. Type of telegram: Abbr. : NLT
75. Military unit: Abbr. : BTY
76. Have a bite. : EAT
78. River in N. France. : OISE
79. Always, to poets. : EER
80. Bird. : DOVE
81. Paul, for one. : EPISTLER
82. A pronoun: Abbr. : REL
88. Major: Mus. : DUR
89. Skipping. : ELIDING
90. Flounder. : PLAICE
92. O.T. book: Abbr. : MAL
94. What cream puffs are. : FATTENING
96. Math course. : ALG
97. Encore! : BIS
98. Chump's pal. : BOOB
99. College song word. : ALMA
101. A bar of undistinction. : SINISTER
103. Ptolemy classic. : ALMAGEST
104. Superlatives. : ELATIVES
105. Neighbor of Hadrian's Tomb. : STPETERS
106. Noted. : SEEN
108. Ivy Leaguer. : ELI
109. Embark. : SETSAIL
111. Man: Lat. : VIR
112. Fliers. : BIRDMEN
113. W.W. II area. : ETO
118. ___ skill. : GAMEOF
121. Cons' partner. : PROS
122. Marble. : TAW
125. Heavenly being: Fr. : ANGE
127. Italian cathedral town. : ATRI
129. Grandson of Genghis Khan. : BATU
130. Hump area of W.W. II. : CBI
131. Receptacle. : URN
132. Auto front: Abbr. : RAD
133. S.M.U. rival. : TCU
134. Hairdo. : BOB
135. Eggs: Lat. : OVA
136. ___ up. : TEE
137. 9 to 5: Abbr. : HRS
138. Rob ___. : ROY

Answer summary: 13 unique to this puzzle, 13 debuted here and reused later, 11 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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