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A. J. Santora
A. J. Santora

NEW YORK TRIP

New York Times, Sunday, January 15, 1984

Author: A. J. Santora
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 78, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { J Z }, Scrabble score: 576 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 109, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 15, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 10
A. J. Santora has 185 pre-Shortz puzzles and 68 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1984, The New York TimesNo. 12,486
Across Down
1. Gold, to Cortés : ORO
4. Dandies : FOPS
8. ___ plume : NOMDE
13. Kind of acid : NITRIC
19. Corral : PEN
20. Germ for a Madison Ave. product : IDEA
21. French spa : EVIAN
22. Stupid behavior : IDIOCY
23. Hill "carpenter" : ANT
24. Where to see Atlas : ROCKEFELLERCENTER
27. Annealing ovens : LEHRS
29. Natural resource : OIL
30. Gramps, e.g. : REL
31. Sphere preceder : HEMI
32. "Ida, ___ Apple Cider" : SWEETAS
34. Pickle maker's purchase : TARRAGON
37. Kin of Mr. : ESQ
40. Ingredient of some muffins : BRAN
41. Violent Adriatic wind : BORA
42. Ditto : SAME
43. Throwaway found on 42d St. : STUB
45. W.W. II guns : BRENS
46. Keynote : ORATE
48. Light ammo : BBS
49. Asian weight unit : TAEL
50. TV talk show: 1950–51 : BROADWAYOPENHOUSE
54. Triborough starter : TEE
55. Cross : ROOD
56. Wallach from Brooklyn : ELI
57. Fire Island hues : TANS
58. Better : AMEND
60. Animator's need : INK
61. In medias ___ : RES
62. Pianist Gilels : EMIL
64. Without : SANS
65. Hybrid primrose : OXLIP
68. Subject of a 1906 hit song : CHINATOWN
72. Ben Adhem's group : TRIBE
74. Cell: Comb. form : CYTO
75. Sojourn : STAY
76. Spaceman Solo : HAN
78. Sight from Long Island : SEA
79. ___ Penh, Cambodia : PHNOM
80. Arrived : CAME
82. Self : EGO
83. What a treas. accounts for : DLRS
84. Toady's reply : YES
85. Huber's TV show: 1950–51 : ICOVERTIMESSQUARE
91. Shelton of "Annie" : REID
93. Memorabilia : ANA
94. Fiber plant : SISAL
95. Canned fish : TUNNY
96. Calendar used at St. Patrick's : ORDO
97. The Tombs, to a con : STIR
99. Koppel and Nugent : TEDS
100. Bacon part : RIND
101. Moynihan or D'Amato from N.Y. : SEN
102. Inducted one : SELECTEE
104. With the exception of : SAVEFOR
107. Summit : APEX
109. Gotham beginner : GEE
110. Chit : IOU
112. Tomato blight : EDEMA
113. Dos Passos novel : MANHATTANTRANSFER
119. Beam : RAY
120. Quantity : AMOUNT
121. Rubber basis : LATEX
122. Father : SIRE
123. Letter before sigma : RHO
124. Strike out : DELETE
125. ___ France : ILEDE
126. Part of U.S.M.A. : ACAD
127. Penn ___, N.Y. resort : YAN
1. Milky gems : OPALS
2. Freshen : RENEW
3. Bowling term for a hit : ONTHEBROOKLYNSIDE
4. "The ___ wisest . . . ": Milton : FIRSTAND
5. French king: 888–98 : ODO
6. Bill of cowboy renown : PECOS
7. Munro : SAKI
8. Old salt's clock : NEF
9. Regard too highly : OVERRATE
10. Coe or Ovett : MILER
11. Cowboys' home : DALLAS
12. N.Y.-to-N. Eng. dir. : ENE
13. Gentility : NICENESS
14. Footnote word : IDEM
15. Most petite : TINIEST
16. Decay : ROT
17. Surface for the Ranger sextet : ICE
18. Minsky's Lili St. ___ : CYR
25. Marine air station in Calif. : ELTORO
26. Geometric figure : RHOMBUS
28. Scan a page again : REREAD
33. Retort : ANSWER
35. Not care ___ : ARAP
36. African land : GABON
38. Famed N.Y.C. vessel : STATENISLANDFERRY
39. Boxing's Marquis of ___ rules : QUEENSBERRY
41. Like a stripling : BOYISH
44. Extorted : BLED
45. Razzes at Yankee Stadium : BRONXCHEERS
47. Being : ENTITY
50. Con ___ (mus. dir.) : BRIO
51. Actor Clunes : ALEC
52. Gloriole : HALO
53. N.Y.C. river : EAST
59. Deface : MAR
62. Joins : ENTERS
63. Pasture sound : MAA
66. Westernizer of Japan : ITO
67. Apple: Comb. form : POMI
69. "Woe ___!" : ISME
70. Hailey book : WHEELS
71. Slow horses : NAGS
73. Affluence : EASE
77. Cosa ___ : NOSTRA
79. Heat: Comb. form : PYRO
80. Environment : CONTEXT
81. Make use (of) : AVAIL
83. Importuned, in a way : DUNNED
86. Tape cartridge : CASSETTE
87. Giggled : TITTERED
88. Conversational cliché : ISEE
89. Words on some Japanese imports : MADEIN
90. Trembled : QUIVERED
92. TV show host : DONAHUE
98. Kingly : REGNAL
103. French demonstrative : CETTE
104. Of ascetic Islamic mysticism : SUFIC
105. Birthplace of G.R.F. : OMAHA
106. Smooth fabric : RAYON
108. Gasp : PANT
111. Greek peak : OSSA
113. Hopping ___ : MAD
114. Soul, in Amiens : AME
115. Lon ___, Asian leader : NOL
116. Winner at Madison Square Garden: Sept. 1977 : ALI
117. Tool for Ali Baba : AXE
118. Seaver stat. : ERA

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 9 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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