New York Times, Friday, February 22, 1985

Author:Dorothy Elliott
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.28, Missing: { J K Z }, Scrabble score: 298 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 78, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Dorothy Elliott has 11 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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Across Down
1. AMPAS bestowals : OSCARS
7. Suffragette Bloomer : AMELIA
13. Maximilian's empress : CARLOTA
15. Queued up : ONALINE
16. Brooklyn Dodgers, to Roger Kahn : THEBOYSOFSUMMER
18. "___ a man with . . . " : IMET
19. Oust : EXPEL
20. NOW aim : ERA
21. Repute : ODOR
22. Conspiracy : CABAL
23. Inventor of a steam engine : WATT
24. Suggestion : HINT
25. "When the frost ___ the punkin . . . " : ISON
26. ___ Hawkins Day : SADIE
27. Strikebreaker : SCAB
28. Solemn promise : VOW
29. Ky. college or city : BEREA
30. Refined, in Stuttgart : FEIN
32. "Esse ___ Videri" (motto of N.C.) : QUAM
33. Ceramic chip : SPALL
35. Equivoque : PUN
36. Mulligan : STEW
40. Pep ___ : RALLY
41. Design : PLAN
42. Beseech : PRAY
43. Jewish month : ELUL
44. W.W. II vice admiral : LEARY
45. Stratagem : RUSE
46. Tiniest Cratchit : TIM
47. C.P.A.'s concern : AUDIT
48. Haze's cousin : MIST
49. First mistress of Manderley : REBECCADEWINTER
53. "The ___," 1928 song : ONEGIRL
54. N.H.L. team : RANGERS
55. Walked triumphantly : STRODE
56. Take umbrage : RESENT
1. Fall mo. : OCT
2. Coptic dialect of Egypt : SAHIDIC
3. Fine violin : CREMONA
4. Teapot Dome figure : ALBERTBFALL
5. Entrench : ROOT
6. Poland China's place : STY
7. Late photographer Adams : ANSEL
8. Heavy hammer : MAUL
9. Winged or slippery ___ : ELM
10. Summer cooler : LIMEADE
11. Seat belts help overcome this : INERTIA
12. Make effervescent : AERATE
14. "To every thing there is ___": Eccl. : ASEASON
15. The pipes ___ : OFPAN
17. Filmic "Incident" of 1943 : OXBOW
21. Exclamations : OHS
22. Polite : CIVIL
23. F.D.R.'s Georgia retreat : WARMSPRINGS
26. Overwhelming quantity : SEA
29. Cottontail : BUNNY
31. He played Tarzan in 1970 : ELY
32. Mercy : QUARTER
33. Conspicuous : SALIENT
34. He manipulates snakes : PLUMBER
35. Tartan : PLAID
37. College-board member : TRUSTEE
38. Oriental : EASTERN
39. View from Tintern Abbey : WYE
40. Certain rockets : RETROS
41. Ride a bicycle : PEDAL
44. Pelf : LUCRE
47. Caustic : ACID
48. Arizona's Lost Dutchman, e.g. : MINE
50. Conceit : EGO
51. Tug of ___ : WAR
52. Q–U linkage : RST

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