New York Times, Friday, October 17, 1986

Author: Sam Bellotto, Jr.
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { Q V X }, Scrabble score: 304 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
Sam Bellotto, Jr. has 10 pre-Shortz puzzles and 5 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Cry hard : BAWL
5. Pear-shaped instrument : LUTE
9. Trimming tool : ADZE
13. "I kiss'd thee ___ kill'd thee": Shak. : EREI
14. Parlor : SALON
15. Exult : CROW
16. Garment for a gumshoe? : FOLLOWSUIT
18. Lévesque, of Quebec : RENE
19. Doesn't abstain : IMBIBES
20. Word with legs or pockets : TROUSER
22. Fife firth : TAY
23. Monumental : EPIC
25. Handouts : ALMS
26. Safety sash for a spaceman? : ASTEROIDBELT
30. P.R. city : PONCE
33. Amphorae : URNS
34. ___ es Salaam, Tanzania : DAR
35. Help a thief : ABET
36. Is in need : LACKS
38. Francis, e.g. : MULE
39. Book on board : LOG
40. N.J. city : LODI
41. Material for sleeping bags : KAPOK
42. Evening wear for an entomologist? : YELLOWJACKET
46. She wed Glaucus : IONE
47. Charge : LOAD
48. Ruy Díaz : CID
51. "Sesame Street" resident : BIGBIRD
54. Better : UPGRADE
56. Compass : AREA
57. Four-in-hands for a polyglot? : TONGUETIES
59. What ravers do : RANT
60. Name on "The Front Page" : HECHT
61. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
62. Beast, in Brest : BETE
63. Statue at one end of Regent St. : EROS
64. Unaided : SOLO
1. Suit : BEFIT
2. Redolence : AROMA
3. Robert Young TV role : WELBY
4. Marlene, in song : LILI
5. Dog star : LASSIE
6. Eskimo blade : ULU
7. Nothing ___ (easy) : TOIT
8. Gets on a Pullman : ENTRAINS
9. To ___ (in complete detail) : ACRUMB
10. In glad rags : DRESSEDUP
11. Twilight or time follower : ZONE
12. Pitcher : EWER
14. Won big : SWEPT
17. Corpulent : OBESE
21. Auto pioneer : OLDS
24. Determining : CRUCIAL
26. Tread the boards : ACT
27. Mork's planet : ORK
28. Composer of "Cigarette Waltz" : LALO
29. Migration : TREK
30. Divided, in heraldry : PALY
31. Hautboy : OBOE
32. Remiss : NEGLIGENT
36. ___ boom (attack) : LOWERTHE
37. Dict. entry : ADJ
38. Tatami : MAT
40. Actress Anderson : LONI
41. Small anchor : KEDGE
43. Like a grebe's toes : LOBATE
44. Single bursts of firing : COUGHS
45. Done for : KAPUT
48. Mubarak's capital : CAIRO
49. Utopian : IDEAL
50. Sprightly, in music : DESTO
51. Sharpness; sting : BARB
52. Dies ___ : IRAE
53. One who's no slouch : DOER
55. I-95, etc. : RTES
58. Sgt. or cpl. : NCO

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