New York Times, Monday, December 10, 1984

Author:Bette Sue Cohen
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 10, XRef: 1
Bette Sue Cohen has 41 pre-Shortz puzzles and 6 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Director Lean : DAVID
6. Porgy's woman : BESS
10. Predicaments : JAMS
14. Actress Verdugo : ELENA
15. Porter or Portman : ERIC
16. Monad : UNIT
17. She played the Palace : FANNYBRICE
19. Roy Rogers's wife : DALE
20. Demolition team's explosive : TNT
21. Narrative : TALE
22. Metalious's "___ Place" : PEYTON
24. Two-wheeled vehicle : BIKE
25. Hind's mate : STAG
26. Composition : THEME
28. Poe poem : THERAVEN
32. Jalopy : CRATE
33. Male guinea pig : BOAR
34. San ___, Italy : REMO
35. Powers or Wagner role : HART
36. Allen's partner at the Palace : BURNS
37. Majors and Grant : LEES
38. River into the Ouse : AIRE
39. "___ More, With Feeling," 1960 film : ONCE
40. Hearn's co-star at the Palace : BARRY
41. Site of a famous rock : PLYMOUTH
43. Colorful garden flower : PANSY
44. Adjective suffixes : IALS
45. Dry : ARID
46. "A ___ the wise . . . " : WORDTO
49. Habeas corpus, e.g. : WRIT
50. Tokyo, formerly : EDO
53. Roman cit. : ITAL
54. She played the Palace : GWENVERDON
57. Balcony's rich cousin : LOGE
58. "Nil ___ bonum" : NISI
59. "___ the Titanic!," 1980 film : RAISE
60. Evil look : LEER
61. Suffix with luncheon : ETTE
62. Scoff : SNEER
1. Dexterous : DEFT
2. A Ladd : ALAN
3. Outlet : VENT
4. Hostel : INN
5. Postdawn period : DAYTIME
6. He played the Palace : BERLE
7. Pa. city : ERIE
8. Incite to attack : SIC
9. Emblems of authority : SCEPTERS
10. She played the Palace : JUDYGARLAND
11. Med. subject : ANAT
12. Venus de ___ : MILO
13. British carbine : STEN
18. Set for 350°, e.g. : BAKE
23. Where the malleus is : EAR
24. She played the Palace : BETTEMIDLER
25. Role played by 2 Down : SHANE
26. Lag behind : TRAIL
27. Houdini who played the Palace : HARRY
28. Fierstein's "___ Song Trilogy" : TORCH
29. Swerves : VEERS
30. ___ board : EMERY
31. Intrusive : NOSY
32. Crack : CHAP
33. Baseball ploys : BUNTS
36. French port : BOULOGNE
40. Tormentors : BAITERS
42. Bit for Dobbin : OAT
43. Not pub. : PRIV
45. Golfer Palmer : ARNIE
46. Rogers who played the Palace : WILL
47. Sioux Indian : OTOE
48. Sheldon's "___ of Angels" : RAGE
49. She played the Palace : WEST
50. Adams from Pa. : EDIE
51. Sedate, in a way : DOSE
52. Standout : ONER
55. Humor : WIT
56. Fled : RAN

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