New York Times, Thursday, March 13, 1986

Author: Albert J. Klaus
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { F J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 262 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Dressed : CLAD
5. Summers, in Paris : ETES
9. Prefix with corn : TRI
12. Uncouth : RUDE
13. Sports site : ARENA
14. Sharp blow : SWAT
15. Guinness or Templeton : ALEC
16. Palindromic title : MADAM
17. Flag staff : PIKE
18. Responsible position : BUSINESSMANAGER
21. Clamor : DIN
22. Operate : RUN
23. Musical "ssh!" : TACET
26. Unpretentious quality : PLAINNESS
32. Roman swain's "Te ___" : AMO
33. Get help from : ENLIST
35. External: Comb. form : ECTO
36. Mover of supplies : MATERIALHANDLER
39. Collar or jacket : ETON
40. Catchfly : SILENE
41. Porter : ALE
42. Aversions : DISTASTES
44. Companions : MATES
46. Caulfield's locale : RYE
47. Feat of Klee : OIL
48. Office worker : ACCOUNTINGCLERK
57. Cutting blow : CHOP
58. Exalt : HONOR
59. Dies ___ : IRAE
60. Saintly : HOLY
61. Excessive : UNDUE
62. Borgia in-law : ESTE
63. Female in a fold : EWE
64. Carl Ed's hero : TEEN
65. Observed : SEEN
1. A decapod : CRAB
2. Coward's "Look After ___" : LULU
3. Fruit drinks : ADES
4. Stop vacillating : DECIDE
5. Historical periods : ERAS
6. Spreads for drying : TEDS
7. Indian land grant : ENAM
8. "Good" person : SAMARITAN
9. Branchling : TWIG
10. Libertine : RAKE
11. Roman road : ITER
13. Kind of corner : AMEN
14. Extended across : SPANNED
19. Saltpeter : NITER
20. One of the buoys : NUN
23. Broke a bronco : TAMED
24. Violinmaker : AMATI
25. Ecuadorian group : COTOS
26. Braid of hair : PLAIT
27. City in N France : LILLE
28. Sackcloth's partner : ASHES
29. Brilliant display : ECLAT
30. Stone pillar : STELE
31. Bruises : SORES
34. Prefabricated army shelter : NISSENHUT
37. Efficiency measure : ENTROPY
38. Of certain worms : NEMIC
43. Sweetfish : AYU
45. Associates : ALLIES
47. Monster : OGRE
48. Kin of a twinge : ACHE
49. Vittles : CHOW
50. Mustard plant : COLE
51. Musical sound : TONE
52. "Massa's ___ cold . . . " : INDE
53. Part of speech : NOUN
54. Old tongue : ERSE
55. Classify : RATE
56. Sharp : KEEN

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