New York Times, Wednesday, November 16, 1983

Author: John Greenman
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J X Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, 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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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Giant fishhook : GAFF
5. Partner of loose : FAST
9. Name in a Rand title : ATLAS
14. Etc.'s relative : ETAL
15. Baltic feeder : ODER
16. Hoisting machine : CRANE
17. Hoopla : TODO
18. Venetian cash : LIRA
19. Richard D'Oyly ___ : CARTE
20. Start of a James A. Garfield quotation : APOUNDOFPLUCKIS
23. Denials : NOES
24. Kind of master : PAST
25. Sudden fall : HEADER
28. K. A. Porter's "Noon ___" : WINE
29. Gained a lap : SAT
32. Christmas-card figure : ANGEL
33. Dead duck : GONER
34. Rah or bah : CRY
35. Electric-company client : USER
36. Rum-and-water drinks : GROGS
37. Witticism : QUIP
38. Conventual : NUN
39. Forms droplets : BEADS
40. Sentiments of an electorate : PULSE
41. Da Nang holiday : TET
42. Gruesome septet member : ENVY
43. Lost a sunburn : PEELED
44. Yours, in Lourdes : ATOI
45. Dormer's base : SILL
46. End of the quotation : WORTHATONOFLUCK
53. Milanese love : AMORE
54. Dyestuff : ANIL
55. Take care of a pressing detail : IRON
56. Slow mover : SNAIL
57. Pierre's pate : TETE
58. Place for a necklace clasp : NAPE
59. Arizona group : PIMAS
60. Word with while : ERST
61. Lightheartedness : GLEE
1. "___ horse!" : GETA
2. At the apex : ATOP
3. Portuguese folk song : FADO
4. Flail in water : FLOUNDER
5. Origami hobbyist, e.g. : FOLDER
6. Picador's farewell : ADIOS
7. Feudal thrall : SERF
8. Paraphernalia : TRAPPINGS
9. Finger pointer : ACCUSER
10. Plot for an A-frame : TRACT
11. Carefree adventure : LARK
12. Con : ANTI
13. ___ red (fumes) : SEES
21. Caroler's offering : NOEL
22. Traffic divisions : LANES
25. Visit often : HAUNT
26. Result : ENSUE
27. ___ Orange : AGENT
28. Herman or Allen : WOODY
29. Row in a race : SCULL
30. Originate : ARISE
31. Transcribed notes : TYPED
33. Be led by a certain force : GRAVITATE
36. Ligurian Sea port : GENOA
37. Activity of conquerors or pacifiers : QUELLING
39. Holy places : BETHELS
40. Ill-gotten gains : PELF
43. Ice ax : PIOLET
44. Latium courtyards : ATRIA
45. Fretful states : SNITS
46. Pesky insect : WASP
47. Where the Hawks fly : OMNI
48. Meander : ROAM
49. Ripsnorter : ONER
50. Caspian feeder : URAL
51. Contend with successfully : COPE
52. ___-high to a grasshopper : KNEE

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