New York Times, Saturday, October 15, 1983

Author: Robert Katz
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J K M X }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 59, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Spans: 2
Robert Katz has 73 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Ogled : EYED
5. Asseverate : AVER
9. Calculator key : PLUS
13. Dover delicacy : SOLE
14. Nothing, in Nicaragua : NADA
15. Taro : TANIA
17. Monocles with handles : QUIZZINGGLASSES
20. Sesame is one : OILSEED
21. Kinski role : TESS
22. Future queen : DIANA
25. Henry Morgan was one : PIRATE
27. Comedian Johnson : ARTE
28. Some visitors to Kennedy : SSTS
32. Tra followers : LALA
33. Face a hurler : BAT
34. Gave notice : APPRISED
36. Golden-wedding occasion : QUINQUAGENARY
40. Most rueful : SORRIEST
41. Take tiffin : EAT
43. Abderite : FOOL
45. Prospective grads : SNRS
46. Regarding : INRE
47. Arose, as tears : WELLED
49. See 46 Across : ANENT
50. Length times width, often : AREA
51. Managed an eleven : COACHED
56. Torquemada was one : GRANDINQUISITOR
61. Bout : SETTO
62. Off-ramp maneuver : TURN
63. Rice cake : CALA
64. Final, e.g. : TEST
65. Cockle : OAST
66. Arboret : TREE
1. U.K. gentry : ESQ
2. Homophone for ewe : YOU
3. High, to a Hebrew : ELI
4. Remove building regulations : DEZONE
5. Fabaceous shrub : ANIL
6. Capacious four-wheelers : VANS
7. Brink : EDGE
8. Act like Hotspur : RAGE
9. School org. : PTA
10. Fellini film: 1954 : LASTRADA
11. Open an envelope : UNSEAL
12. Postprandial repose : SIESTA
16. African fox : ASSE
18. Guglielmo's aunt : ZIA
19. Rank of Windermere or Chatterley: Abbr. : LDP
22. Use a powder puff : DAB
23. Middle East land : IRAQ
24. Aleutian site : ATTU
26. "___ him to a lady" (nursery-rhyme line) : ILENT
28. Letters from Rome : SPQR
29. Fillips : SPURS
30. Jog, spar, etc. : TRAIN
31. ___ de Brabant, medieval philosopher : SIGER
34. Lizard : ANOLE
35. Mtg. : SESS
37. Detached spores : ISOLANTS
38. Clair or Dubos : RENE
39. Tall tale : YARN
42. Asian holiday : TET
43. Polecat : FERRET
44. ___ of quinine : OLEATE
46. File charges : INDICT
47. Glib wits : WAGS
48. Seventh-century starter : DCI
49. Runner-up to D.D.E. : AES
52. In the know : ONTO
53. Pastel shade : AQUA
54. Villains : CURS
55. Clue : HINT
57. Comma's kin : DOT
58. Do roadwork : TAR
59. Bull-ring cry : OLE
60. Sally Field role : RAE

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