New York Times, Saturday, January 15, 1983

Author:Robert Katz
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { Q V W Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 2, 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. Seafood item : CRAB
5. Nest robber : EGGER
10. Flop : BOMB
14. Golfer's target : HOLE
15. Valor, virtue, etc., in sum : ARETE
16. Not quite closed : AJAR
17. Typeface: Abbr. : ITAL
18. Shankar's strings : SITAR
19. Palermo pooches : CANI
20. Potluck at a comic's table? : CHICKENALANKING
23. New Year's Eve word : AULD
24. "___ to worry" : NOT
25. Ladd classic : SHANE
28. Fri. follower : SAT
31. Brown shade : TOAST
35. Kind of book : TEXT
36. Fellini film, with "La" : STRADA
38. School org. : PTA
39. See 20 Across : ONIONSOUPYSALES
42. OPEC concern : OIL
43. Pyle and Kovacs : ERNIES
44. Membership : SEAT
45. Steel-plow pioneer : DEERE
47. Printers' measures : ENS
48. Panache : STYLE
49. Old English letter : EDH
51. Stadium feature : TIER
53. See 20 Across : SIDCAESARSSALAD
61. Pulitzer Prize author: 1958 : AGEE
62. " . . . to fetch ___ of water" : APAIL
63. A bowl of cherries? : LIFE
64. "Rosebud," e.g. : SLED
65. Street show : RAREE
66. Spare : LEAN
67. Famed Scottish philosopher : HUME
68. Word with rehearsal or parade : DRESS
69. Siberian tent : YURT
1. Smart : CHIC
2. Portnoy's creator : ROTH
3. "Merry" in a game name : ALAI
4. Operatic singing style : BELCANTO
5. Artist's need : EASEL
6. Place for a nose : GRINDSTONE
7. "___ horse!" : GETA
8. Etc.'s relative : ETAL
9. Showed an oldie : RERAN
10. "___ the drawing board" : BACKTO
11. City in Calif. : OJAI
12. Nobel Prize author: 1929 : MANN
13. Shipboard jail : BRIG
21. Ar predecessor : KUE
22. Madrid memos : NOTAS
25. Bore : STOOD
26. Memorable Sonja : HENIE
27. Of a straight line : AXILE
29. "In ___ that's romantic": Gilbert : ARUIN
30. Museum offerings : TAPESTRIES
32. Marquand hero : APLEY
33. Underpriced item : STEAL
34. Enologist's interest : TASTE
36. S.U. unit : SSR
37. Prefix with function : DYS
40. "___ body cry?": Burns : NEEDA
41. In an exalted way : ASTRALLY
46. Ebb : RECEDE
48. French possessive : SES
50. Granted : HEARD
52. Skye and Wight : ISLES
53. Obi : SASH
54. Eskimo abode : IGLU
55. Think : DEEM
56. Train in the ring : SPAR
57. Thun's river : AARE
58. Place : LIEU
59. In the distance : AFAR
60. Scar on a car : DENT

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