New York Times, Tuesday, November 4, 1986

Author:Joy L. Wouk
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "Chapter Two" actor : CAAN
5. Nonsense : BOSH
9. Get out of : EVADE
14. Pisa's river : ARNO
15. Hold sway : RULE
16. Like maple leaves : LOBAR
17. Allot : METE
18. To ___ (precisely) : ATEE
19. Chopin opus : ETUDE
20. Where citizens exercise rights : POLLINGPLACE
23. Little: Suffix : ULE
24. Lauder or Burns : SCOT
25. Adjective for a front runner : STRONG
29. "Fédora" playwright : SARDOU
31. Kin of bbls. : CKS
32. Bill's companion : COO
33. Colmar's region : ALSACE
36. Pump or clog : SHOE
37. Oct. lapel ornaments : CAMPAIGNBUTTONS
42. Ripens : AGES
43. Wig : TOUPEE
44. Author Yutang : LIN
45. Aurora : EOS
47. Poet John Crowe ___ : RANSOM
51. Pavarotti's home town : MODENA
53. Painter Juan: 1887–1927 : GRIS
55. Nabokov heroine : ADA
56. Emmeline Pankhurst et al. : SUFFRAGETTES
59. Hollywood award : OSCAR
62. What a winning candidate takes : OATH
63. Diner offering : HASH
64. Worth : VALUE
65. Mine entrance : ADIT
66. Faulkner hero : ANSE
67. Faulty : AMISS
68. Composer Janácek : LEOS
69. Despot : TSAR
1. College area : CAMPUS
2. Biological hollow : AREOLA
3. Stag feature : ANTLER
4. Coward : NOEL
5. "Bird in Space" sculptor : BRANCUSI
6. Expenditure : OUTGO
7. What Rip Van Winkle did : SLEPT
8. List at sea : HEEL
9. Chooses a candidate : ELECTS
10. V.I.P. in early Nov. : VOTER
11. ___ Simbel, historic Egyptian site : ABU
12. Mom's mate : DAD
13. Poet's preposition : ERE
21. Capri or Sardinia : ISOLA
22. " . . . ___ not what your country . . . ": J.F.K. : ASK
26. Siete follower : OCHO
27. Midday : NOON
28. "As Maine ___ . . . " : GOES
30. Skips a stone on water : DAPS
31. Philippine seaport : CEBU
34. Reps. : AGTS
35. C. W. Nimitz in 1945–47 : CNO
36. Actress Anna : STEN
37. Collected : CALM
38. Exchange fee : AGIO
39. Fix : MEND
40. Some pianos : UPRIGHTS
41. Raise a nap : TEASE
45. Habituates : ENURES
46. Clod : OAF
48. Devils : SATANS
49. Russian port : ODESSA
50. Kitchen device : MASHER
52. Namesakes of Jacob's twin : ESAUS
53. Rank : GRADE
54. Proportion : RATIO
57. Mare's baby : FOAL
58. "___ Hagen Girl," Reagan film : THAT
59. Roe, to Cato : OVA
60. Rayburn or Houston : SAM
61. One-tenth of MDX : CLI

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