Richard Silvestri
Richard Silvestri 

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New York Times, Sunday, January 17, 1982

Author: Richard Silvestri
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 136, Blocks: 81, Avg Word Len: 5.29, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 517 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 116, Cheaters: 18, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
Richard Silvestri has 46 pre-Shortz puzzles and 84 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1982, The New York Times
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1. Practice pedagogy : TEACH
6. Anjou or Seckel : PEAR
10. Live oak : ENCINA
16. Piece of needlework : SAMPLER
18. ___ the hills : OLDAS
20. Rode the Robert E. Lee : STEAMED
21. Evidence of error : ERASURE
22. Grip : CLAMP
23. Producing heat : THERMAL
24. Ex-Cub saves money : ERNIEBANKS
26. Winglike parts : ALAE
28. Gagarin : YURI
29. "Buenos ___" : DIAS
30. Friend of Larry and Curly : MOE
31. Good for plowing : ARABLE
33. Bill : NEB
34. Still : YET
35. Emcee stops driving : BERTPARKS
38. Vacillate : WAVER
40. Sun, at times : SETTER
43. First sign : ARIES
44. Grieg character : ASE
45. Charged particles : IONS
46. Hair net : SNOOD
47. Diamond "thief" : STEALER
51. Sonnet part : SESTET
54. Capital of Nigeria : LAGOS
55. Star-shaped : STELLATE
56. Movie heroes : IDOLS
57. Comedian is stifled : TOMSMOTHERS
59. Col.'s boss : GEN
60. Unsettle : RILE
61. Helicon : TUBA
62. Clumsy one's expression : OOPS
63. Ilk : SORT
64. British verb ending : ISE
65. Poet gets angry : ROBERTBURNS
69. Booth item : PHONE
70. Entered the lists : COMPETED
72. Waste maker : HASTE
73. Canted : LEANED
74. Earthworm, for one : ANNELID
75. Many-eyed monster : ARGUS
76. Bellow : ROAR
77. Something to cast : DIE
78. American dogwood : OSIER
79. Branch of physics : OPTICS
82. Sorrow : GRIEF
84. Showman went up in the world : BILLYROSE
87. Syrian weight : OKE
89. Serenade the umpire : BOO
90. Sonly or daughterly : FILIAL
92. Wrath : IRE
93. Olive genus : OLEA
94. Bard's river : AVON
96. Cardinal point : EAST
97. Playwright digs : ABEBURROWS
100. A fate worse than debt : DEFAULT
102. Prefix with mural : INTRA
105. In trouble : UPATREE
106. Small explosive : GRENADE
107. Reef material : CORAL
108. Certain commuters : DASHERS
109. Confers upon : ENDOWS
110. Tuesday : WELD
111. Molts : SHEDS
1. Lingers : TARRIES
2. Flow forth : EMANATE
3. Orbit point : APSIS
4. Aid for Miss Marple : CLUE
5. Mace or sage : HERB
6. Kind of veto : POCKET
7. Building additions : ELLS
8. City SSE of Enid : ADA
9. Butter of a sort : RAM
10. Actress tends to her garden : ETHELWATERS
11. Wedding-report word : NEE
12. Grant from Bristol : CARY
13. Safe from disease : IMMUNE
14. Start of an Adams hymn : NEARER
15. Comic's forte : ADLIB
16. Rundown : SEEDY
17. Gadgets for pipes : REAMERS
19. Activated : SPARKED
20. Use a shiv : STAB
25. Correlative : NOR
27. Girl for Lauder : LASS
31. Melodious : ARIOSO
32. Art supporters : EASELS
35. Inclination : BENT
36. Indications of hunger : PANGS
37. Forster's "___ with a View" : AROOM
39. Schnitzel ingredient : VEAL
41. What Holmes gained : TITLE
42. Pedal pentad : TOES
46. Philippine island : SAMAR
47. Rome's Spanish ___ : STEPS
48. Shallow bay : LAGOON
49. Forever, poetically : ETERNE
50. Let : RENTED
51. Watergate judge : SIRICA
52. Famed patentee : EDISON
53. Like a high mass : SOLEMN
54. Adjective for some leaves : LOBED
55. Stood out : SHONE
57. Formed a hollow cylinder : TUBED
58. Law-school subject : TORTS
61. Comedienne plays shortstop : TOTIEFIELDS
63. Puppeteer Lewis : SHARI
65. Bull-pen assistance : RELIEF
66. Home-team home run, e.g. : THRILL
67. Lox repository : BAGEL
68. Shylock's practice : USURY
69. Turf fuel : PEAT
71. Foot: Comb. form : PEDI
73. Run easily : LOPE
75. Mongol or Tatar : ASIATIC
76. Kane's treasured object : ROSEBUD
78. Sashes : OBIS
80. Distorted a story : COLORED
81. Runs through : SKEWERS
82. Rule : GOVERN
83. Did thatching : ROOFED
85. Coarsely jocular : RIBALD
86. Stibnite, e.g. : ORE
88. Slackens : EASES
89. Merit ___ : BADGE
91. Recent : LATE
93. " . . . ___ Tiger?": Stockton : ORTHE
95. One-billionth: Prefix : NANO
97. Inland sea : ARAL
98. Javanese tree : UPAS
99. Reckless : RASH
101. Detroit org. : UAW
103. Here's partner : NOW
104. Due follower : TRE

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