New York Times, Monday, December 5, 1983

Author:Shirley Soloway
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 254 (avg 1.34)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
Shirley Soloway has 34 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Sunday morning sounds : PEALS
6. Happy : GLAD
10. Surfeit : CLOY
14. Apportion : ALLOT
15. East Indian grass : RAGI
16. Singer Horne : LENA
17. Egyptian metropolis : CAIRO
18. Literary work : OPUS
19. Level : EVEN
20. Has friends over : ENTERTAINS
22. Fur bearer : MINK
23. Cultural studies : ARTS
24. Corrects : EMENDS
26. Spanish grocery shops : BODEGAS
30. Algerian port : ORAN
31. Up and about : ARISEN
32. Ability : APTITUDE
36. Go away! : SCAT
37. Jolly one in a red suit : SANTA
39. Angered : IRED
40. Magic charm : TALISMAN
42. Key activity : TUNING
44. Golda : MEIR
45. Subtlety : FINESSE
46. Oblique : ASLANT
49. Paid players : PROS
50. This and ___ : THAT
51. Southern Italian folk dance : TARANTELLA
57. Homophone for sorry : SARI
58. Cheese of Holland : EDAM
59. Heep of fiction : URIAH
60. Hence : ERGO
61. Ceremony : RITE
62. About : CIRCA
63. Capital of South Yemen : ADEN
64. Suffix with game or song : STER
65. Genua : KNEES
1. Rate of speed : PACE
2. Vivacity : ELAN
3. Landed : ALIT
4. Learning : LORE
5. Warehouse space : STORAGE
6. Hulled grain : GROATS
7. ___ lazuli : LAPIS
8. Berlin's "You Can't Get a Man with ___" : AGUN
9. Treatise : DISSERTATION
10. Wearer of No. 9 shoes : CLEMENTINE
11. Suspense novelist : LEVIN
12. Erect : ONEND
13. Pulls hard : YANKS
21. Parts of telephones : TRANSMITTERS
25. Spring month in Marseille : MAI
26. Strong woody fiber : BAST
27. Whale of a film in 1977? : ORCA
28. TV turner : DIAL
29. Ball-park figure : ESTIMATION
30. Choose : OPT
32. Raggedy ___ : ANN
33. "QB VII" author : URIS
34. Family rooms : DENS
35. Rim : EDGE
38. River of Switzerland : AAR
41. Japanese coin of yore : SEN
43. Loosened : UNSTUCK
45. Art-museum employee : FRAMER
46. Confused : ATSEA
47. Snail's shell : SHARD
48. Big : LARGE
49. Chatter : PRATE
52. Mine entrance : ADIT
53. "___ go bragh" : ERIN
54. Italian currency : LIRE
55. Alençon product : LACE
56. Sounds of discovery : AHAS

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