Bernice Gordon
Bernice Gordon 

New York Times, Wednesday, March 5, 1986

Author: Bernice Gordon
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Bernice Gordon has 81 pre-Shortz puzzles and 21 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Zeus's queen : HERA
5. Moore or Mudd : ROGER
10. Sitter's charge : BABY
14. Cake-topping person : ICER
15. Poetic form : EPODE
16. Flightless bird : EMEU
17. Place of confusion : THETOWEROFBABEL
20. Lone : SOLITARY
21. Item in a first-aid kit : IODINE
22. Teasdale : SARA
23. A Lindbergh : ANNE
24. Home, to Norse gods : ASGARD
27. Pung users : SLEDDERS
31. Like a new penny : SHINY
32. Moves : STIRS
33. Inlet : RIA
34. U.S. missiles : SAMS
35. Listless : MOONY
36. One of the Joneses : DAVY
37. Make do, with "out" : EKE
38. Swiss city : BERNE
39. Spots : SITES
40. Put up with : TOLERATE
42. Pulitzer Prize historian: 1948 : DEVOTO
43. Drumsticks : LEGS
44. Garr of films : TERI
45. Give in : ACCEDE
48. Like some factors : DECIDING
52. Tree-of-life locale : THEGARDENOFEDEN
54. Small S.A. monkey : TITI
55. Bacon accompaniment : LIVER
56. Capital of Italia : ROMA
57. Small barracuda : SPET
58. Irish poet-dramatist : YEATS
59. Street sign : SLOW
1. Platinum records : HITS
2. Reverberate : ECHO
3. A lively dance : REEL
4. Skilled workers : ARTISANS
5. Word on a P.O. wall : REWARD
6. "Wozzeck," e.g. : OPERA
7. Gruesome : GORY
8. Tokyo, once : EDO
9. Type of plant : REFINERY
10. Like some dresses : BEADED
11. Both: Prefix : AMBI
12. Homophone for bin : BEEN
13. Tide or log preceder : YULE
18. Eared seal : OTARY
19. Covenants : BONDS
23. Style of skirt : ALINE
24. Property, e.g. : ASSET
25. Military cap : SHAKO
26. Hebrew letter : GIMEL
27. Cobble : STONE
28. Muse with a lyre : ERATO
29. Fasten securely : RIVET
30. Authority : SAYSO
32. Puts into order : SORTS
35. In a scanty way : MEAGERLY
36. Features in some rooms : DIVIDERS
38. Dutch river port : BREDA
39. Stroke on a letter : SERIF
41. Judicial writ : ELEGIT
42. Schemes for stage sets : DECORS
44. Principle : TENET
45. Lawyers: Abbr. : ATTS
46. Poker token : CHIP
47. Whale : CETE
48. Deity in Hindu mythology : DEVA
49. The golden calf, e.g. : IDOL
50. Captain of the Nautilus : NEMO
51. Harass : GNAW
53. Reno cube : DIE

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