New York Times, Tuesday, January 25, 1983

Author:Sidney L. Robbins
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Sidney L. Robbins has 136 pre-Shortz puzzles and 50 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Memorable actor of "Dragnet" fame : WEBB
5. Blackthorn : SLOE
9. Fellow : CHAP
13. Surroundings : AREA
14. Tip O'Neill's bailiwick : HOUSE
16. High land : RISE
17. When Luna rides : NIGHTAFTERNIGHT
20. Mousse, e.g. : DESSERT
21. Travels behind huskies : MUSHES
22. Reina's mate : REY
23. Bonehead : SIMP
24. Reviled : ABUSED
28. ___ fide (authentic) : BONA
29. Librarian's deg. : BLS
32. Hangs in there : COPES
33. Not even one : NONE
34. Group of families : CLAN
35. Have expectation sans foundation : HOPEAGAINSTHOPE
38. Bacheller hero : EBEN
39. Cheerful : ROSY
40. Washer cycle : RINSE
41. Isr. neighbor : SYR
42. Arrive : COME
43. Jolly boat : TENDER
44. Novelist Viaud's pen name : LOTI
45. Epoch : ERA
46. Obliquely : ASLANT
49. Instructed privately : TUTORED
54. Governor's report : STATEOFTHESTATE
57. Franchot of film fame : TONE
58. Salvages : SAVES
59. Shoe : TIRE
60. Peak : APEX
61. Move suddenly : DART
62. Nonpareil person : ONER
1. Baton : WAND
2. Canal or lake : ERIE
3. Panhandles : BEGS
4. Sounds from Scrooge : BAHS
5. Participated : SHARED
6. Like an aerie : LOFTY
7. Umpire's call : OUT
8. Dir. or suffix : ESE
9. Crunchy : CRISP
10. Companion of mighty : HIGH
11. He rivaled Laver : ASHE
12. Fondles : PETS
15. Furs : ERMINES
18. Brewer from Toledo : TERESA
19. ___ Pompilius, legendary king of Rome : NUMA
23. Al Jolson's "boy" : SONNY
24. Groans producers : ACHES
25. Kind of trap : BOOBY
26. A berth : UPPER
27. Discovered : SEEN
28. Idaho's capital : BOISE
29. Redford is one : BLOND
30. Error : LAPSE
31. Sign of contempt : SNEER
33. Ruth's in-law : NAOMI
34. Gab : CHIN
36. Caverns : GROTTOS
37. Entertains : TREATS
42. Squirrel's cache : CONE
43. Most loyal : TRUEST
44. Rubber base : LATEX
45. The wide blue yonder : ETHER
46. Movie dog : ASTA
47. Type of watch or sign : STOP
48. Path : LANE
50. Opera patron Kahn : OTTO
51. Picnic spoiler : RAIN
52. To be, in Paris : ETRE
53. Puma's prey : DEER
55. A day's craze : FAD
56. Tenn. org. : TVA

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