New York Times, Monday, January 18, 1982

Author:Sidney L. Robbins
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { G J Q U X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Sidney L. Robbins has 136 pre-Shortz puzzles and 50 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Bet consideration : ODDS
5. Leif's father : ERIC
9. Calls a cab : HAILS
14. Rubber variety : PARA
15. San ___, Italian resort : REMO
16. Bone: Comb. form : OSTEO
17. Streisand is one : STAR
18. Mideast land : OMAN
19. Rob's cousin : STEAL
20. Double value, proverbially : ABIRDINTHEHAND
23. Roman bronze : AES
24. Wander : ROAM
25. Upon : ATOP
28. Whirl : SPIN
30. Vipers : ASPS
34. Treeless plain : STEPPE
36. Park and Fifth : AVES
38. Bellhop's expectation : TIP
39. Triple-header film? : THREEFACESOFEVE
42. ___ Alamos : LOS
43. Nigerian native : EFIK
44. Camera support : TRIPOD
45. "___ Sholom," Israeli song : OSEH
47. Gaelic : ERSE
49. Type of room : REST
50. Apiece : EACH
52. Purged Vietnamese general: 1966 : THO
54. This is sufficient : AWORDTOTHEWISE
61. Proposition for proving a theorem : LEMMA
62. Rich soil : LOAM
63. Part of T.L.C. : CARE
65. Twilled cotton : DENIM
66. Sea bird : ERNE
67. Sin : EVIL
68. Mine entrances : ADITS
69. Observed : SEEN
70. City ___ : DESK
1. Goddess of plenty : OPS
2. Information : DATA
3. Dreary : DRAB
4. Hindu garb : SARI
5. Wear away : ERODE
6. Negligent : REMISS
7. "___ Old Cowhand" : IMAN
8. Devise : CONTRIVE
9. Prophet or O.T. book : HOSEA
10. Respiratory illness : ASTHMA
11. Willow : ITEA
12. Far from fat : LEAN
13. Realty sign : SOLD
21. Snuff made from tobacco leaves : RAPPEE
22. ___ Abe : HONEST
25. Friend of Aramis : ATHOS
26. Succinct : TERSE
27. Unclose, in poesy : OPE
29. Loads a burro : PACKS
31. What Armstrong took on the moon : STEPS
32. Central point : PIVOT
33. Hied : SPED
34. Town on the Vire : STLO
35. Result : EFFECT
37. Woe : SORROW
40. Vents : AIRHOLES
41. Phooey's elegant relative : FIE
46. Recluse : HERMIT
48. A refrigerant : ETHANE
51. John Q. : ADAMS
53. Macho ones : HEMEN
54. "M*A*S*H" has brought him cash : ALDA
55. The ___ (nicotine) : WEED
56. Type of bus : OMNI
57. Ripped : TORE
58. Chilled : ICED
59. Salvage : SAVE
60. Goddess of discord : ERIS
64. Wapiti : ELK

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