New York Times, Friday, October 29, 1982

Author:John Greenman
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 43, Avg Word Len: 5.06, Missing: { Q W X }, Scrabble score: 302 (avg 1.66)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 7, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
John Greenman has 52 pre-Shortz puzzles and 12 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Relative of the rumba : SAMBA
6. Cpl.'s aide : PFC
9. Shadowbox : SPAR
13. Iroquoians : ERIES
14. River to the Caspian : URAL
16. Remark : NOTE
17. ___ and penates : LARES
18. Metropolitan sector : ZONE
19. Largest of seven : ASIA
20. Show-biz luminary: 1869–1932 : FLORENZZIEGFELD
23. "A ___ Life" (Bette Davis film of 1946) : STOLEN
24. Robust : LUSTY
25. Like a deluxe suite : POSH
28. City bisected by the Rhone : GENEVA
30. Romans' rages : IRAE
31. Milksops : SISSIES
36. Kind of copy : CARBON
39. One of Jolie's girls : ZSAZSA
40. Plant yielding a red dye : ALKANET
42. Sharp taste : TANG
43. Kilt fabric : TARTAN
47. Noun suffixes : URES
48. Blood vessel: Comb. form : ANGIO
52. " . . . ___ itself": F.D.R. : ISFEAR
54. Zealous journalist: 1697–1746 : JOHNPETERZENGER
59. Satellite : MOON
60. Tribunal of prelates : ROTA
61. Vocalist Shore : DINAH
62. Anagram for sees : ESSE
63. Town NW of Yenan : ANSI
64. Growing outward : ENATE
65. Dampens flax : RETS
66. Latin conjunction : SED
67. Opera by Handel : SERSE
1. Ego : SELF
2. Soviet inland sea : ARAL
3. He painted "Dog Barking at the Moon" : MIRO
4. Main city of the Negev : BEERSHEBA
5. A plus : ASSET
6. Rebus, e.g. : PUZZLE
7. Like sherbets : FROZEN
8. Wolves and foxes : CANINES
9. Chaos, G.I. style : SNAFU
10. What Cheryl Tiegs does : POSES
11. Skewed : ATILT
12. Rough partner : READY
15. Majors or Marvin : LEE
21. Milk-and-egg drink : NOG
22. Tumbler : GLASS
25. Size of type : PICA
26. Viva-voce : ORAL
27. One of the Channel Islands : SARK
29. Dict.'s "namely" : VIZ
32. Gloomy : SATURNINE
33. Islamic woman's garment : IZAR
34. Anglo-Saxon serf : ESNE
35. Flags : SAGS
37. Above Old Smokey : ONTOP
38. A.F.T. rival : NEA
41. Sea snails : TRITONS
44. African fly : TSETSE
45. Shaking in one's boots : AFRAID
46. Pince-___ : NEZ
48. Neighbor of Jaipur : AJMER
49. Loop in a rope : NOOSE
50. Marley, e.g. : GHOST
51. George Moore's "Evelyn ___" : INNES
53. Mosquito : AEDES
55. Time period : ERA
56. Snarl : GNAR
57. Beanery sign : EATS
58. Syngman ___ : RHEE

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