New York Times, Friday, January 22, 1982

Author:Christy Ridley
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.69, Missing: { B J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 272 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 62, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 7, XRef: 1, Spans: 2
Christy Ridley has 54 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Petty quarrel : SPAT
5. Mosque official : IMAM
9. Pack firmly : TAMP
13. How it feels to win a pot : NICE
14. Trap : SNARE
15. Medicinal plant : ALOE
16. Poker-hand sequence, such as 4, 5, 6, 7 : OPENENDSTRAIGHT
19. Westrum of baseball fame : WES
20. Venus, to Virgil : DEITY
21. Extra : SPARE
22. Long hit : SWAT
23. Compass pt. : ESE
24. Poker-hand sequence, such as 9, 8, 6, 5 : INSIDESTRAIGHT
31. As quick as ___ : ACAT
32. What some gild : LILY
33. Border : HEM
34. Carillo and Durocher : LEOS
35. This is often wild : DEUCE
37. Concern : CARE
38. Abner's partner : LUM
39. Lineup in a supermarket : CANS
40. Soon : ANON
41. Poker game : SPITINTHEOCEAN
46. Twilight : EVE
47. "Once ___ a time . . . " : UPON
48. African pastoral people : MASAI
51. Kitchen device : PARER
53. Rage : FAD
56. Poker players' options : DROPCALLORRAISE
59. Recent: Comb. form : CENO
60. Florida bay : TAMPA
61. Eye part : UVEA
62. Final : LAST
63. Faulkner character : ANSE
64. Duck or color : TEAL
1. January forecast in Buffalo : SNOW
2. Meerschaum : PIPE
3. Top pair, in poker : ACES
4. What a jack just beats : TEN
5. Compose, as a poem or a story : INDITE
6. Schooner pole : MAST
7. Imitative of fine creations : ARTY
8. Mal de ___ (seasickness) : MER
9. Asian capital : TAIPEI
10. Seaweed : ALGA
11. African gazelle : MOHR
12. Folk singer Seeger : PETE
14. Golfer Sam : SNEAD
17. King after Hen. III : EDWI
18. Score the ore : ASSAY
22. Fast jets : SSTS
23. Writer Gardner : ERLE
24. Freeze over : ICEUP
25. Mother-in-law of Ruth : NAOMI
26. Aftermath of 1 Down : SLUSH
27. Twitch : TIC
28. Its capital is Accra : GHANA
29. Wading bird : HERON
30. Treasury agts. : TMEN
31. "___ Well . . . " : ALLS
35. Scandinavian : DANE
36. Suffix with persist : ENT
37. Normandy town : CAEN
39. Municipal : CIVIC
42. Where to put Earl Grey : TEAPOT
43. Grand Tour site : EUROPE
44. "Nabucco" is one : OPERA
45. Accurate: Abbr. : CORR
48. 1650, to Caesar : MDCL
49. Extent of surface : AREA
50. "Fathers and ___": Turgenev : SONS
51. Design : PLAN
52. Tax-deduction items : ALMS
53. "___ Card Stud," 1968 film : FIVE
54. Where Magellan was: 1519–21 : ASEA
55. Loser's impatient command : DEAL
57. One ___ time : ATA
58. Self: Comb. form : AUT

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