New York Times, Tuesday, February 18, 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 X Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
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
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1. Word with boy or fever : CABIN
6. Italian monks' titles : FRAS
10. Prepare tortes : BAKE
14. Coeur d'___, Idaho : ALENE
15. Mimic Little : RICH
16. Dull : ARID
17. What i.e. means : IDEST
18. Not fooled by : ONTO
19. Was resonant : RANG
20. Austen novel : NORTHANGERABBEY
23. Within: Comb. form : ENDO
24. Some RR's : ELS
25. Categorize : ASSORT
29. Adherent : IST
30. U.S. Army rank : PFC
33. Mass : BULK
34. Matinee ___ : IDOL
37. Convex molding : OVOLO
39. Trollope novel, with "The" : AMERICANSENATOR
42. Fishing tool : SPEAR
43. Erect : REAR
44. Halt : STOP
45. F.D.R.'s successor : HST
46. Quercus : OAK
48. Famed furrier's family : ASTORS
50. Business abbr. : INC
51. Butterfly's relative : MOTH
53. Forster novel : APASSAGETOINDIA
61. Fencing leap : VOLT
62. Pub missile : DART
63. Large crosses : ROODS
64. Girasol : OPAL
65. He wrote "Bus Stop" : INGE
66. Watergate concerns : TAPES
67. Existed : WERE
68. Teen follower : AGER
69. Luster : SHEEN
1. A brother of Abel : CAIN
2. Ray or Moro : ALDO
3. Word with ginger or root : BEER
4. Part of V.M.I. : INST
5. Under : NETHER
6. Palm part : FROND
7. Drummer Starr : RINGO
8. Part of "Phèdre" : ACTE
9. Props : SHORES
10. Stings : BARBS
11. Yemeni, e.g. : ARAB
12. Cattle, to Cowper : KINE
13. Nervous : EDGY
21. Caper : ANTIC
22. City north of St. Louis : ALTON
25. Disconcert : ABASH
26. Cisterns : SUMPS
27. Winter hazard : SLEET
28. Gumbo ingredient : OKRA
29. Bergman in "Casablanca" : ILSA
30. African lemur : POTTO
31. Story : FLOOR
32. Army branch : CORPS
35. Light's antithesis : DARK
36. Unit : ONE
38. Very large : VAST
40. Actor Jeremy : IRONS
41. A Muse : ERATO
47. Evangeline's birthplace : ACADIA
49. Men's wear : SHIRTS
50. Cordage fiber : ISTLE
51. Join : MERGE
52. Swimming mammal : OTTER
53. Declare : AVOW
54. Author of "The Dunciad" : POPE
55. Winged : ALAR
56. Unsavory group : GANG
57. A Webster : NOAH
58. Stupefy : DOPE
59. ___ fixe : IDEE
60. N.A.A.C.P. or Y.M.C.A. : ASSN

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