New York Times, Monday, March 28, 1983

Author: Virginia L. Yates
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J X Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
Virginia L. Yates has 38 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1983, The New York Times
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1. Rose and Fountain : PETES
6. Quarrel : SPAT
10. Mil. addresses : APOS
14. "___ at last!" : ALONE
15. Eureka red : PUCE
16. The Venerable ___ : BEDE
17. Pumpkin eater : PETERPETER
19. Sioux : OTOE
20. Early seducee : EVE
21. ___ Laurier, Quebec resort : MONT
22. Antique's antithesis : MODERN
24. Follow up on an R.S.V.P. : RESPOND
26. Actor sans words : MIMER
27. "Nor ___ drop to drink" : ANY
28. ___-cake (tots' game) : PATA
29. Brother of a sort : FRA
32. Neighbor of Canis Major : LEPUS
35. ___ and Mary of songdom : PETERPAUL
37. Is indebted : OWES
38. Mosquito : AEDES
39. Rootless plant : ALGA
40. Pianist from N.Y.C. : PETERNERO
42. Flightless birds : WEKAS
43. Prior to, to Poe : ERE
44. Of soil: Comb. form : AGRO
45. "Eureka!" : AHA
46. Stirs up : ROILS
48. Musical group : QUINTET
52. Mountainous : ALPINE
54. Takes action against : SUES
55. Words with mode or carte : ALA
56. Duck or color : TEAL
57. Pepper picker : PETERPIPER
60. Antler point : TINE
61. Molding : OGEE
62. Oust : EVICT
63. U.N. nation : USSR
64. Parka padding : DOWN
65. Naps : RESTS
1. Origami material : PAPER
2. "Etre" conjugator : ELEVE
3. Carries : TOTES
4. Compass pt. : ENE
5. Homilies : SERMONS
6. Use up : SPEND
7. Tap on the green : PUTT
8. Top card : ACE
9. They can bring the house down : TERMITES
10. Place to hang one's hat : ABODE
11. Actor in "The Cheap Detective" : PETERFALK
12. Redolence : ODOR
13. Noticed : SEEN
18. Express or tail predecessor : PONY
23. "The Tentmaker" : OMAR
25. Interregnum : PAUSE
26. San ___, Calif. : MATEO
28. Peter, in Palos : PEDRO
30. Botanical wrinkle : RUGA
31. Alack's partner : ALAS
32. Canter's cousin : LOPE
33. Vase-shaped jug : EWER
34. Closefitting collars : PETERPANS
35. Jury members : PEERS
36. Song of praise : PAEAN
38. Milkweed : ANGLEPOD
41. Play inspired by a Maugham story : RAIN
42. Susurrus : WHISPER
45. Mischa Elman's teacher : AUER
47. Maritime vessel : OILER
48. Fischer's best man : QUEEN
49. Wall hanging : TAPIS
50. Choose : ELECT
51. Wanton women : TARTS
52. Aleutian island : ATTU
53. Oahu offerings : LEIS
54. Fret : STEW
58. Self : EGO
59. "___ Been Working . . . " : IVE

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