New York Times, Friday, January 21, 1983

Author:Robert Katz
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { Q }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 1, Spans: 3
Robert Katz has 73 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Paris cop : FLIC
5. Filmland statuette : OSCAR
10. Sail corner : CLEW
14. Saarinen : EERO
15. Having many: Comb. form : MULTI
16. Type of notice : RAVE
17. ___ the Man (Musial) : STAN
18. "___ in the hand . . . " : ABIRD
19. Final word : AMEN
20. "Jaws" director : STEVENSPIELBERG
23. Man the city desk : EDIT
24. Johnny ___ : REB
25. Cubic meter : STERE
28. Mun. post : ALD
31. Short match : VESTA
35. Eye part : IRIS
36. Sternutation : SNEEZE
38. Sesame : TIL
39. "8½" director : FEDERICOFELLINI
42. Inventor's monogram : TAE
43. Reading problem : ALEXIA
44. Savoie seraph : ANGE
45. Rooster's gait : STRUT
47. Attack word : SIC
48. "You used to come ___ . . . " : ATTEN
49. Society-page word : NEE
51. Rumanian city : IASI
53. "Darling" director : JOHNSCHLESINGER
61. Fencing piece : EPEE
62. Simpletons : LOONS
63. Letter famed for its size : IOTA
64. Radiation measures : REMS
65. She wore a blue gown : ALICE
66. Cinch : SNAP
67. Purl's partner : KNIT
68. Curtis and Bennett : TONYS
69. Thaw : MELT
1. Actor Parker : FESS
2. Latvian : LETT
3. Dies ___ : IRAE
4. Chitchat : CONVERSE
5. Gulf Arab : OMANI
6. Elements, e.g. : SUBSTANCES
7. Gridiron foul : CLIP
8. Longfellow's bell town : ATRI
9. Passenger : RIDER
10. A Tarzan : CRABBE
11. Kind of duck : LAME
12. Always : EVER
13. Crossword puzzledom's Will : WENG
21. Dutch town : EDE
22. On the ___ (honest) : LEVEL
25. Pans : SIFTS
26. Halloween option : TREAT
27. Soft down : EIDER
29. Pope Clement VIII's successor : LEOXI
30. Shortage : DEFICIENCY
32. Tour of duty : STINT
33. Hue : TINGE
34. Foreign : ALIEN
36. Part of R.S.V.P. : SIL
37. ___ mays (Indian corn) : ZEA
40. Is acceptable : RATES
41. 59 Down is one : LATINISM
46. Evict a starling : UNNEST
48. "___ was saying . . . " : ASI
50. Display of pomp : ECLAT
52. Fools : ASSES
53. Steve Martin film, with "The" : JERK
54. Kind of house or sandwich : OPEN
55. Prefix for sphere or cycle : HEMI
56. Total: Comb. form : HOLO
57. Butcher-shop offering : LOIN
58. Part of "G.W.T.W." : GONE
59. Etc.'s kin : ETAL
60. Transported : RAPT

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