New York Times, Thursday, October 28, 1982

Author:Eli Wesoff
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 12, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Eli Wesoff has 92 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Fellow : CHAP
5. "___ mio" : OSOLE
10. "A ___, of golden daffodils" : HOST
14. Hawaii's ___ Bowl : HULA
15. Eucharistic plate : PATEN
16. A. B. Giamatti is its president : YALE
17. Algae product : AGAR
18. Went over like ___ balloon : ALEAD
19. Greek porch : STOA
20. "Arrangement in Gray and Black, No. 1" : WHISTLERSMOTHER
23. Galena and hematite : ORES
24. Subdue : TAME
25. Rubinstein and Rubinstein : PIANISTS
29. Sea-horse rider : NEREID
33. Spanish article : LOS
34. Cheat, in a way : SCALP
36. Simpleton : NINNY
37. Echidna's diet : ANTS
39. Lamb and Kazan : ELIAS
41. Prolific auth. : ANON
42. Michelangelo work : PIETA
44. Yawl's cousin : KETCH
46. ___, deux, trois : UNE
47. Vamooses : SCRAMS
49. Makes less dense : RAREFIES
51. Pro ___ : RATA
53. Vasco da ___ : GAMA
54. Uncle Sam's forerunner : BROTHERJONATHAN
61. Hamilton, to G.W. : AIDE
62. Relied on for support : LEANT
63. Baltic island : AERO
64. South African colonist : BOER
65. Latin-American coin : MEDIO
66. Legal claim : LIEN
67. Japanese outcasts : ETAS
68. City on the Allegheny : OLEAN
69. Gaelic : ERSE
1. Bit of 'baccy : CHAW
2. Downs : HUGH
3. Jai ___ : ALAI
4. Weems : PARSON
5. Shimmer with colors : OPALESCE
6. Spiel or pitch : SALESTALK
7. To take off, in Rouen : OTER
8. Most insignificant : LEAST
9. Minstrel-show joker : ENDMAN
10. Uncontrollable emotion : HYSTERIA
11. ___ of allegiance : OATH
12. Dark-colored plum : SLOE
13. ___ apart (rend) : TEAR
21. Speaker of baseball : TRIS
22. Augury : OMEN
25. Falls with a flat sound : PLAPS
26. Column style : IONIC
27. Garden plant : ASTER
28. Foxier : SLIER
30. Accidie : ENNUI
31. ___ ear and . . . : INONE
32. Units of force : DYNES
35. Region in S.A. : PATAGONIA
38. When they shoot, runners scoot : STARTERS
40. A city or former governor of Pa. : SCRANTON
43. Oriental servant : AMAH
45. Blood: Comb. form : HEMA
48. Sailors' patron : STELMO
50. Femme ___ : FATALE
52. Staggering : AREEL
54. Paul Bunyan's blue ox : BABE
55. Wild scene : RIOT
56. Ancient theaters : ODEA
57. Become weary : JADE
58. Legatee : HEIR
59. Mars, to Melanthus : ARES
60. Word followed by such : NONE

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