New York Times, Saturday, March 8, 1986

Author: Patterson Pepple
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { H W Z }, Scrabble score: 303 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0
Patterson Pepple has 37 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Some sunken goods : LAGAN
6. Certain chisels : BURRS
11. Ring move : JAB
14. Ferrous : IRONY
15. Malodorous : AREEK
16. Summer cooler : ADE
17. "Be fruitful, ___": Gen. 1:28 : ANDMULTIPLY
19. Commandment word : NOT
20. Propitious : ROSY
21. Common contraction : ITS
22. Receive : ACCEPT
24. Globe : ORB
26. Prevent coagulation : OXALATE
27. Trap : ENSNARE
31. Hypothermal : TEPID
32. Pkg.-store item : LIQ
33. Close-fitting clothes : CAPRIS
35. Halls for the Pops : ODEA
38. Sharp : ACUTE
40. CX : IIO
41. Sacred song : PSALM
42. Miserly : NEAR
43. Ecole group : CLASSE
45. Gabon's first president : MBA
46. Copland work : RODEO
48. Passes : ELAPSES
50. House or book follower : KEEPING
52. Hilo music maker : UKE
53. Fervid : ARDENT
54. Cry of distaste : FIE
56. Dingo's den : LAIR
60. Coconut dish, e.g. : PIE
61. U.S. watershed : GREATDIVIDE
64. Wood sorrel : OCA
65. Galahad's weapon : LANCE
66. Pat Sajak's milieu : VIDEO
67. Seoul's airline : KAL
68. Doyen : ELDER
69. Highway perils : ESSES
1. Mythomaniac : LIAR
2. Florence's river : ARNO
3. Ea and Ra : GODS
4. S. Korean island : ANMYON
5. Gotham inst. : NYU
6. Mil. group : BATT
7. "Exodus" author : URIS
8. Ribbed fabric : REP
9. Takes five : RELAXES
10. Kennedy porter : SKYCAP
11. Hull-House founder : JANEADDAMS
12. Take as one's own : ADOPT
13. Davis or Midler : BETTE
18. Sky Scales : LIBRA
23. Awards for TV commercials : CLIOS
25. Watercourse : RACE
26. Vain : OTIOSE
27. Joie de vivre : ELAN
28. Kind : NICE
29. Fair shake : SQUAREDEAL
30. Coda : EPILOG
34. Inlet : RIA
36. Dresden's river : ELBE
37. Spanish landladies : AMAS
39. Figure of speech : TROPE
41. Acme : PEAK
43. Basic : CENTRAL
44. Pivoted : SLUED
47. Dell : DINGLE
49. Sacrum's locale : PELVIS
50. Java cotton : KAPOK
51. Brier : ERICA
54. Clock part : FACE
55. Via's cousin : ITER
57. Plays the paraclete : AIDS
58. Notion in Nantes : IDEE
59. Vintage cars : REOS
62. He may be tight : END
63. "___ Got a Secret" : IVE

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