New York Times, Thursday, December 23, 1982

Author: Joel D. Lafargue
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { G J Q }, Scrabble score: 306 (avg 1.62)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 2
Joel D. Lafargue has 51 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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© 1982, The New York Times
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1. Kind of coffee : IRISH
6. With 15 Across, Eliot hero : ADAM
10. Henri's head : TETE
14. Loud musical passage : FORTE
15. See 6 Across : BEDE
16. Herbie Bookbinder's creator : WOUK
17. Baker's motto? : FLOURPOWER
19. Being, in Barcelona : ENTE
20. Eastern coin : YEN
21. Flock of quail : BEVY
22. Macaque : RHESUS
24. Diminutive ending : ETTE
25. Wild disturbance : RIOT
26. What Justice holds : SCALES
29. Abel was one : SHEPHERD
33. Dance for card players? : POLKA
34. Platform : DAIS
35. Flightless bird : EMEU
36. Latin pronoun : ILLE
37. Basie : COUNT
38. Part of U.S.A. : AMER
39. N. H. county : COOS
40. Aware : ONTO
41. Alla ___ : BREVE
42. Insect feelers : ANTENNAE
44. Plate figure : BATTER
45. "Why don't we?" : LETS
46. Enthusiasts : FANS
47. Small sofa : SETTEE
50. Something to pass : TEST
51. Vast expanse : SEA
54. Cross, in Córdoba : CRUZ
55. Clever like Redd? : SLYASAFOXX
58. Last of the Stuarts : ANNE
59. Military "good night" : TAPS
60. Cheryl Tiegs, e.g. : MODEL
61. Poetic negative : NEER
62. Printing term : STET
63. Buzz Aldrin's field : SPACE
1. Uncertain : IFFY
2. Dirty Harry, to Eastwood : ROLE
3. Kind of mask or curtain : IRON
4. Actor Gilliam : STU
5. Health-store purchase : HERBTEA
6. Overhead : ABOVE
7. Like morning grass : DEWY
8. Humorist famous for juicy stories? : ADE
9. Most joyful : MERRIEST
10. Lovebirds? : TWEETHEARTS
11. Years and years and years : EONS
12. Garment for Pavlova : TUTU
13. ___ out (supplements) : EKES
18. "No ___ allowed" : PETS
23. Fifties social event : HOP
24. Sommer's reliever? : ELKESELTZER
25. Horned beast, for short : RHINO
26. Star in Virgo : SPICA
27. Aspinwall, today : COLON
28. Portion out : ALLOT
29. Fry quickly : SAUTE
30. Certain hill dweller : EMMET
31. Female sandpiper : REEVE
32. German engraver : DURER
34. León ladies : DONAS
37. Asks for a recount : CONTESTS
41. Small aggressors : BANTAMS
43. Born : NEE
44. Kind of clef : BASS
46. Pleasure for Lucullus : FEAST
47. Look over : SCAN
48. Sea flier : ERNE
49. Adjust an upright : TUNE
50. Classification : TYPE
51. Parlor treat : SODA
52. Corp. figure : EXEC
53. Wheel shaft : AXLE
56. Atlas abbr. : LAT
57. Dandy : FOP

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