New York Times, Wednesday, October 10, 1984

Author:Lois Sidway
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { G J Q X }, Scrabble score: 308 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
Lois Sidway has 67 pre-Shortz puzzles and 18 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Isinglass : MICA
5. Adjutant, e.g. : STORK
10. Escape route of a kind : LEAK
14. Sandarac tree : ARAR
15. "The Zoo Story" playwright : ALBEE
16. ___ 500 : INDY
17. Glowing : CANDESCENT
19. Dispassionate : COOL
20. Goes in : ENTERS
21. Game imported from Canada : LACROSSE
23. Concert ending : INA
24. Stringed instrument : ZITHER
25. Wowed : SENT
27. Julio's house : CASA
28. Deputy : VICAR
32. Landon : ALF
33. Hooey : BUNK
34. Find : LOCATE
35. Famed mountaineer : HILLARY
37. Left the arms of Morpheus : WAKENED
38. "___ Necessarily So" : ITAINT
39. Freshwater game fish : PIKE
40. Ol' Blue Eyes, to Nancy : DAD
41. Confuse with booze : BESOT
42. Superb : AONE
43. Words of surprise : MYMY
44. Irk : NETTLE
46. Algonquian : SAC
47. Pronounce the h in herb : ASPIRATE
50. Charge a liquid with gas : AERATE
53. Ruth's second husband : BOAZ
54. Celestial pooch : CANISMINOR
56. Parisienne's pronoun : ELLE
57. Toys on strings : KITES
58. Jerk : NERD
59. Schubert song : LIED
60. Kind of drum : SNARE
61. "¿Cómo ___ usted?" : ESTA
1. Knight's weapon : MACE
2. Middle East hot spot : IRAN
3. Mexican clown-actor : CANTINFLAS
4. Zealous : ARDENT
5. Impertinence : SASS
6. R.N.'s bestow this : TLC
7. Cleopatra's Needle, e.g. : OBELISK
8. Scotto or Tebaldi : RENATA
9. Sailing vessel : KETCH
10. Plant having blue flowers : LICORICE
11. A son of Seth : ENOS
12. Fusses : ADOS
13. Rote of football : KYLE
18. NOW concern : ERA
22. Withdraw, as a permit : REVOKE
24. Merry-andrew : ZANY
25. Amah's master : SAHIB
26. Best : ELITE
27. Brusque : CURT
29. Christmas decorations : CANDYCANES
30. Mr. T's crew : ATEAM
31. Vocalist Helen : REDDY
33. Persiflage : BANTER
34. Veronica or Arthur : LAKE
36. Treated as a celebrity : LIONIZED
37. Bacchus's brew : WINE
39. Cornmeal mush for Mario : POLENTA
42. Reach : ATTAIN
43. Nautical : MARINE
45. Attaches, in a way : TACKS
46. Coll. term : SEM
47. Former labor leader I. W. : ABEL
48. Recital pieces : SOLI
49. Blanch : PALE
50. Caama : ASSE
51. Wrongful act, in law : TORT
52. Earth goddess : ERDA
55. Ending for front or court : IER

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