New York Times, Thursday, November 3, 1983

Author:Tap Osborn
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J W X }, Scrabble score: 324 (avg 1.71)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Tap Osborn has 87 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Christiania, today : OSLO
5. Pretense : BLUFF
10. Haw's partner : HEM
13. 154, to Livy : CLIV
14. U.S. inventor Pliny ___ : EARLE
15. Lisa's leader : MONA
16. Third Reich swastika : HAKENKREUZ
18. Follow the leader : OBEY
19. Certain hormones : STEROIDS
20. Hooded killer : COBRA
21. Rialto trophy : TONY
22. Rant and rave : CARRYON
24. Nearby : ATHAND
27. Hot-dog helper : RELISH
28. Look for : SEEK
29. Ryan's daughter : TATUM
30. W.W. II agcy. : OPA
33. The Happy Warrior: 1911–78 : HUBERTHHUMPHREY
37. Août's saison : ETE
38. Buenos ___ : AIRES
39. Italian wine center : ASTI
40. Like royalty : TITLED
42. Film shower : SCREEN
44. France of France : ANATOLE
46. Game-table item : CHIP
47. Lucifer : SATAN
48. Slope of a road : GRADIENT
52. Plant holder : SOIL
53. Musical caprice : HUMORESQUE
55. Fukien port : AMOY
56. Fictional bell town : ADANO
57. Albacore : TUNA
58. Yang's partner : YIN
59. Napery : LINEN
60. Kind of list : SICK
1. Noted U.S. publisher : OCHS
2. Wood strip : SLAT
3. Enjoy : LIKE
4. Catch up with : OVERTAKE
5. "I must be cruel, only to ___": Hamlet : BEKIND
6. Fat : LARDY
7. Agents: Suffixes : URES
8. Ague's cousin : FLU
9. Adana headwear : FEZ
10. Pet idea : HOBBYHORSE
11. Month in Manuel's year : ENERO
12. Yucatán Indian : MAYAN
15. Moroccan natives : MOORS
17. Midday : NOON
20. Crease or fold : CRIMP
22. Mira's constellation : CETUS
23. Astringent : ALUM
24. U.S. Davis Cup captain : ASHE
25. Native of Ger. : TEUT
26. Increasingly dull state : HEBETATION
27. Gave a cheer : RAHED
29. Number in a tub : THREE
31. Fountain or Rose : PETE
32. Hebrew letter : AYIN
34. Be a fink : RATON
35. Register : TILL
36. Symphony players : HARPISTS
41. Common Market country : ITALY
42. Rose of ___ : SHARON
43. Killer: Suffix : CIDE
44. Gold test : ASSAY
45. Elimelech's wife : NAOMI
46. Hag : CRONE
48. Dillinger's nemesis : GMAN
49. Same: Prefix : EQUI
50. Now, to Ovid : NUNC
51. Deck wood : TEAK
53. Holbrook or Linden : HAL
54. Caucasian language : UDI

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