New York Times, Saturday, October 11, 1986

Author: Joy L. Wouk
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 247 (avg 1.32)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 2
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Incites : ABETS
6. A–F connection : BCDE
10. Columbus's hands : CREW
14. Bridge expert : GOREN
15. Jungle sound : ROAR
16. Word with book or long : YEAR
17. Where 61 Across was wrecked : HISPANIOLA
19. Honshu religious center : NARA
20. Unlike the past : ALTERABLE
21. Ballad-opera by John Gay : POLLY
22. Threat word : ELSE
23. Strauss's "___ Italien" : AUS
24. Hawthorne home : MANSE
27. Columbus sought support here : PORTUGAL
32. A Khan : ALY
33. Toes : DIGITS
36. Civil War general : RENO
37. Beatles' "Abbey ___" : ROAD
39. ___ Domingo (17 Across today) : SANTO
40. Within: Comb form : ENTO
41. Roof piece : TILE
42. Wyo. range : TETONS
44. Roble : OAK
45. Columbus patron : ISABELLA
47. Bedouin headdress cords : AGALS
49. Employ : USE
50. Balsam : TOLU
52. Type size : AGATE
55. An activity of Joe College : HOORAYING
60. A caravel of 1492 : NINA
61. Columbus's flagship : SANTAMARIA
62. He wrote "The Israelis" : ELON
63. Norwegian fjord : ALTA
64. Turkish statesman Ismet ___ : INONU
65. Need : WANT
66. Earth sci. : GEOL
67. More reasonable : SANER
1. Turkish title : AGHA
2. Seethe : BOIL
3. First, in Frankfurt : ERST
4. Plains shelters : TEPEES
5. Like some traffic : SNARLED
6. Venalize : BRIBE
7. Collected companion : COOL
8. Senator Bumpers : DALE
9. Period : ERA
10. Center of attention : CYNOSURE
11. Actual : REAL
12. Campbell of the N.F.L. : EARL
13. A Kong captive : WRAY
18. Initials at Pensacola : NAS
21. Wall Street term : PUT
23. Fiery crime : ARSON
24. Cuban patriot : MARTI
25. Hitler's father : ALOIS
26. African antelope : NYALA
27. A caravel of 1492 : PINTA
28. Conductor Klemperer : OTTO
29. Columbus's birthplace : GENOA
30. Conductor Dorati : ANTAL
31. Appearance : LOOKS
34. Net fiber : ISTLE
35. Isle of Man native : GAEL
38. One beginning a career : DEBUTANT
43. Island near Piraeus : SALAMIS
46. London-to-Dover dir. : ESE
48. Georgetown is its capital : GUYANA
50. Bottom line : TOTAL
51. Mouths : ORA
52. Once more : ANEW
53. Colorado River feeder : GILA
54. Shortly : ANON
55. Well : HALE
56. Not duped by : ONTO
57. Something to pump : IRON
58. Reds, e.g. : NINE
59. World's largest cattle : GAUR
61. Give : SAG

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