New York Times, Wednesday, March 3, 1982

Author:Christy Ridley
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { F J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 4
Christy Ridley has 54 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Largest of seven : ASIA
5. Role for Liz : CLEO
9. Restraint : CURB
13. Al Hirt's companion : HORN
14. Its capital is Port-au-Prince : HAITI
15. Blue dye : ANIL
16. Sled dog : ALASKANMALAMUTE
19. "___ voyage!" : BON
20. Not appropriate : INAPT
21. Assail; plague : BESET
22. Phlegmatic fellow : CLOD
23. One that deals in: Suffix : EER
24. Part of the 49th state : ALEUTIANISLANDS
32. Young horse : COLT
33. Diana's sister-in-law : ANNE
34. Self: Comb. form : AUT
35. Garment for Mrs. O'Connor : ROBE
36. Conduct a program: Colloq. : EMCEE
38. Brownish purple : PUCE
39. Inner: Prefix : ESO
40. Tower in Genesis : EDAR
41. Spoken : ORAL
42. Westernmost North America : SEWARDPENINSULA
47. Time of the "darling buds" : MAY
48. A woodwind : OBOE
49. Resource : ASSET
52. Postsummer bloomer : ASTER
54. "___ Rhinestone Cowboy" : IMA
57. Feathered symbol at Juneau : WILLOWPTARMIGAN
60. Jai ___ : ALAI
61. "___ of vagabonds . . . ": Shak. : ASORT
62. Zip or area follower : CODE
63. System of exercise : YOGA
64. Moist, as blossoms : DEWY
65. Queeg's hands : CREW
1. Melville's white-whale hunter : AHAB
2. Alone : SOLO
3. Qum's land : IRAN
4. What a ques. expects : ANS
5. Eastern neighbor of the 49th state : CANADA
6. Slack; soft : LIMP
7. Coup d'___ : ETAT
8. Kind of field or man : OIL
9. Funt's source of fun : CAMERA
10. Ringling star who balanced on one finger : UNUS
11. Bar mitzvah, e.g. : RITE
12. Disease of overripe fruit : BLET
14. Capital of Vietnam : HANOI
17. Pleated wraparound tartan skirt : KILT
18. White poplar : ABELE
22. Clever : CUTE
23. Anglo-Saxon laborer : ESNE
24. Lands; estate : ACRES
25. Detached : LOOSE
26. Arm joint : ELBOW
27. Mother-of-pearl : NACRE
28. Suffix with elephant : INE
29. Pacific island republic : NAURU
30. Princely : DUCAL
31. Monument pillar : STELA
36. Whirlpool : EDDY
37. Chart : MAP
38. Do modeling : POSE
40. Muse of love poetry : ERATO
43. Earhart : AMELIA
44. Public certifier : NOTARY
45. "Divertissement" composer : IBERT
46. Standard : NORM
49. Not at home : AWAY
50. Cylindrical bin : SILO
51. Dross of a metal : SLAG
52. Basilica feature : APSE
53. Pack : STOW
54. Stravinsky : IGOR
55. ___ in U.S.A. : MADE
56. Turn over ___ leaf : ANEW
58. Soft plug : WAD
59. Fed. agency : ICC

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