New York Times, Saturday, October 4, 1986

Author: Kenneth Witte
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { J Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 255 (avg 1.36)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Kenneth Witte has 30 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Rainier bathing spot : TARN
5. Reel in a keeper : LAND
9. Originated : AROSE
14. Out of the wind : ALEE
15. Widow of Ernie K. : EDIE
16. Tree of Lebanon : CEDAR
17. Garner : REAP
18. Subscribe : SIGN
19. Milking, e.g. : CHORE
20. All-inclusive, at the track : ACROSSTHEBOARD
23. Some haberdashery : TIES
24. Initials for the Nautilus : USS
25. Soil, in a way : BEMIRE
28. Least amount : FARTHING
33. Unevenly notched : EROSE
34. Clowder sound : PURR
35. Proper : DUE
36. All-inclusive, at sea : FROMSTEMTOSTERN
40. Type of jet engine : ION
41. Actor who played Nicholas Nickleby : REES
42. Scrape : ERASE
43. Small, stout canvas : TRYSAILS
46. John ___, cousin of Mr. Doe : STILES
47. Gold, in Granada : ORO
48. Director Vittorio De ___ : SETA
49. All-inclusive, at dinner : FROMSOUPTONUTS
56. Houston's The Summit, e.g. : ARENA
57. Touched terra firma : ALIT
58. Mirth : GLEE
59. Worked with rattan : CANED
60. Genu : KNEE
61. Victor Hugo work : LANE
62. Nine-headed serpent : HYDRA
63. Special : SALE
64. Ceases : ENDS
1. Famed hill in Meath : TARA
2. Composer Wilder : ALEC
3. Nurture : REAR
4. Family patronage : NEPOTISM
5. Tenant : LESSEE
6. Portals to silver : ADITS
7. Not distant : NIGH
8. Dover sand hill : DENE
9. Address abruptly : ACCOST
10. Same tale in new form : REHASH
11. Yerby's "An ___ of Sanctity" : ODOR
12. Chalcedony : SARD
13. Afore : ERE
21. Begets : SIRES
22. Pack animal : BURRO
25. Suit : BEFIT
26. A meaning for X : ERROR
27. Listless : MOONY
28. Vents one's anger : FUMES
29. Fine and martial followers : ARTS
30. Conceptual : IDEAL
31. Role for Swit : NURSE
32. Columbus's birthplace, to René : GENES
34. Baker's implement : PEEL
37. Parts of minuets : TRIOS
38. Fight : SETTO
39. Draftsman's tool : TRIANGLE
44. Jayhawker neighbor : SOONER
45. Fleet of 1588 : ARMADA
46. Divan : SETTEE
48. Barker's banter : SPIEL
49. Ravel : FRAY
50. Tear out : REND
51. Dumbarton ___ : OAKS
52. Radius's neighbor : ULNA
53. ___ Bator : ULAN
54. Conduce : TEND
55. Receives : SEES
56. Heine's sigh : ACH

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