New York Times, Saturday, November 30, 1985

Author:Eli Wesoff
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.14, Missing: { F J Q W Y Z }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Eli Wesoff has 92 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Have flu symptoms : ACHE
5. Secular : LAIC
9. Kind of fund : SLUSH
14. Lateen, e.g. : SAIL
15. Within: Comb. form : ENDO
16. Jay Silverheels's TV role : TONTO
17. Maugham's "The Razor's ___" : EDGE
18. Yemeni port : ADEN
19. Bitter or week follower : ENDER
20. School of American art : ASHCAN
22. Macnee-Rigg TV series, with "The" : AVENGERS
24. Caen connectives : ETS
25. Judd Hirsch in "Taxi" : ALEX
26. Former lightweight champ : ERNE
27. N.J. bay or river : RARITAN
30. TNT ingredient : NITRO
32. Raise : ELEVATE
33. Monogram of Anna Christie's creator : EGO
34. Weathercock letters : NNE
37. Some summers : ADDERS
38. Make esteemed : ENDEAR
40. Noted German archeologist: 1840–1909 : MAU
41. Suffix with Bronx : ITE
43. Swallows food : INGESTS
44. Architect Pelli : CESAR
46. Trip : STUMBLE
47. Herring's relative : SHAD
49. Grow together : KNIT
51. Asian preceder : EUR
52. Women's dressing gowns : MATINEES
54. "Life ___! . . . ": Longfellow : ISREAL
57. Rebel : ARISE
58. Lily's kin : SEGO
60. Fad : RAGE
61. Condescend : STOOP
62. Shipping allowance : TRET
63. Hot times for Pierre : ETES
64. Type of rinse : HENNA
65. Rossini's "La scala di ___" : SETA
66. "Ellie ____," 1865 song : RHEE
1. Not ashore : ASEA
2. Thersitical ones : CADS
3. What N.Y.'s CUNY offers : HIGHEREDUCATION
4. Kind of office : ELECTIVE
5. Spare : LEAN
6. Plus : AND
7. Hypothetical : IDEAL
8. Meet : CONVENE
9. Sandhurst weapon : STEN
10. Not so short : LONGER
11. Sotto voce : UNDERONESBREATH
12. Violinist Isaac : STERN
13. Clydesdale, for one : HORSE
21. "___ Born" : ASTARIS
23. Demanding : EXIGENT
25. Dunce, in Dijon : ANE
27. Cheat : REAM
28. Frances of opera : ALDA
29. In jeopardy : ATSTAKE
31. Languages : TONGUES
35. League including St. L. and Pitt. : NATL
36. Irish-Gaelic : ERSE
39. Objection, in a courtroom : DEMURRER
42. Borgnine et al. : ERNESTS
43. Adherent : IST
45. Sec. of the Navy: 1939–40 : EDISON
47. Fruit drink : SMASH
48. Roaring Camp creator : HARTE
50. Rhone feeder : ISERE
53. Scorpio, to Scipio : NEPA
54. Jot : IOTA
55. Pulitzer Prize novelist: 1958 : AGEE
56. ___-majesté : LESE
59. Stump : GET

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