New York Times, Thursday, October 14, 1982

Author: Joy L. Wouk
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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Across Down
1. Hooter : OWL
4. Rails : SORAS
9. Tent part : FLAP
13. Life sto. : BIO
14. Shoot forth : SPROUT
15. What a wanderluster needs to do : ROVE
16. Overcrowded building's need : ELL
17. Ghost-dance group : PAIUTE
18. Novelist Evelyn's brother : ALEC
19. Old Faithful site : YELLOWSTONEPARK
22. Long periods : EONS
23. Blighted tree's need : SAP
24. Citified : URBAN
27. Incinerator product : ASH
30. Edison contemporary : TESLA
34. Bite : MORSEL
36. Mean fellow : CUR
38. Homeless hippie's need : PAD
39. Ballroom favorite, with "The" : BLUEDANUBEWALTZ
43. Wallach or Whitney : ELI
44. Chatter : GAB
45. Mourner's need : SOLACE
46. Sonata movement : RONDO
49. Accomplice : PAL
51. Hoboes' needs : BATHS
52. Shred : RAG
54. Wanes : EBBS
56. Former executive uniform : GRAYFLANNELSUIT
64. Wine valley : NAPA
65. Home of H. C. Andersen : ODENSE
66. Caviar : ROE
67. Nonagenarians : AGED
68. Twelfth grader : SENIOR
69. Bubble ___ : GUM
70. Unites : WEDS
71. Frozen rain : SLEET
72. Prof. Rhine's specialty : ESP
1. Mind : OBEY
2. Stratagem : WILE
3. Lounge : LOLL
4. Give rise to : SPAWN
5. State of E India : ORISSA
6. "Laugher" in sports parlance : ROUT
7. Reo or Essex : AUTO
8. British guns : STENS
9. Chilled : FRAPPE
10. She gets what she wants : LOLA
11. State : AVER
12. Dry measure : PECK
14. Smooched : SPOONED
20. Let : LEASE
21. Fulfill a basic need : EAT
24. Shade of brown : UMBER
25. First duke of Normandy : ROLLO
26. Terry O'Reilly is one : BRUIN
28. Diver's need, at times : SCUBA
29. Wheel part : HUB
31. Chair-back piece : SPLAT
32. Fastener : LATCH
33. Chisels' kin : ADZES
35. Loiter : LAG
37. ___ publica : RES
40. What a baby needs : NAP
41. Fishing lure : WOBBLER
42. "I loved ___ . . . ": Wither : ALASS
47. Wood nymphs : DRYADS
48. Clod : OAF
50. Steinbeck character : LENNIE
53. Specious appearance : GLOSS
55. Infatuate : BESOT
56. Consume in beaver fashion : GNAW
57. Fad : RAGE
58. Mimicked : APED
59. Nobility, in Ulm : ADEL
60. Hawaiian bird : NENE
61. Impulse : URGE
62. Unlucky gambler's output : IOUS
63. What an R.N. might take : TEMP

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