New York Times, Friday, October 25, 1985

Author:Dale O. Burgener
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { B F J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 251 (avg 1.33)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 2
Dale O. Burgener has 16 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "___ the music!" : STOP
5. Derby Downs : EPSOM
10. Challenge : DARE
14. Aircraft-related : AERO
15. P. Bailey's mom? : NACRE
16. Hyalite : OPAL
17. Persia, today : IRAN
18. About : CIRCA
19. State bird of Hawaii : NENE
20. Something auld : LANGSYNE
22. Intellectual : NOETIC
24. Object of a springtime hunt : EASTEREGG
26. Quebec land measures : ARPENTS
29. " . . . delight such as only ___ may know": Morison : ASEAMAN
33. Colleens : LASSES
34. Something gnu : ANTELOPE
35. Seventh Greek letter : ETA
36. Its soul is brevity : WIT
37. El Dorado's treasure : ORO
38. Propped up : PILLARED
42. Has a connection : TIESIN
45. Vassal : HOMAGER
46. Something burrowed : TUNNELS
47. Conifers : PINETREES
49. Something bleu : CORDON
52. Certain Georgians : RUSSIANS
56. Chromolithograph : OLEO
57. See 34 Across : ELAND
59. Goo : GLOP
60. Wedding token : RING
61. Kind of bean : TONKA
62. What many a bride changes : NAME
63. Specks : DOTS
64. Impudent : SASSY
65. Third-day creation : SEED
1. Jamie Green, e.g. : SAIL
2. Trillion: Comb. form : TERA
3. Algerian port : ORAN
4. Chinese silk fabrics : PONGEES
5. Capsulizes : ENCYSTS
6. Emulates Seurat : PAINTS
7. Rocky debris : SCREE
8. Grampus : ORC
9. Most small-minded : MEANEST
10. Northernmost Irish county : DONEGAL
11. In ___ (sulking) : APET
12. Rajah's wife : RANI
13. Realm of amps. : ELEC
21. Rational : SANE
23. Gula : OGEE
25. Carry on : RANT
26. First Hebrew letter : ALEPH
27. Proportion : RATIO
28. Sacred song : PSALM
30. Dr. Seuss's Thidwick : MOOSE
31. When Arbor Day comes : APRIL
32. Signs of a sort : NEONS
34. Further : AID
36. "As you ___!" : WERE
39. Chihuahuas, e.g. : LAPDOGS
40. Exchange rate : AGIO
41. Milk curdlers : RENNETS
42. Graceful child's birthday : TUESDAY
43. Chemical suffixes : INES
44. Banners : ENSIGNS
46. Boxer's garb : TRUNKS
48. Across: Prefix : TRANS
49. Sennit : CORD
50. Potpourri : OLIO
51. Lease : RENT
53. Wings for angeli : ALAE
54. City on Seward Peninsula : NOME
55. Went like sixty : SPED
58. Chilean river : LOA

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