New York Times, Monday, April 1, 1985

Author:Ernst Theimer
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Spans: 2
Ernst Theimer has 50 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Flat hill : MESA
5. Fanon : ORALE
10. Arabian gulf : ADEN
14. Dinghy equipment : OARS
15. Transfer picture : DECAL
16. Walking tempo : PACE
17. CAMEL BACK : SHIPOFTHEDESERT
20. Finish : END
21. Amos's friend : ANDY
22. Stupefy : BESOT
23. Sniffs : NOSES
25. ___ precedent : SETA
27. Wading birds : STILTS
29. Assume the burden of : SHOULDER
33. Jutting rock : CRAG
34. Lustrous fabrics : SATINS
36. Age : ERA
37. Brutus or Cato : ROMAN
39. Rather of TV : DAN
40. Certain fisherman : EELER
42. Greeting for 37 Across : AVE
43. Imitation pearl : OLIVET
46. Red color : PUCE
47. Declaim at length : PERORATE
49. Fly : AVIATE
51. Appends : ADDS
52. Cut, as prices : SLASH
53. Violinmaker : AMATI
56. Is unwell : AILS
57. Dakota Indian : REE
60. QUARTERBACK : TWENTYFIVECENTS
64. Operatic prince : IGOR
65. Circumference : GIRTH
66. Hot spot : OVEN
67. Cong. group : SENS
68. Plaster of paris : GESSO
69. Copperfield's first wife : DORA
1. Speck : MOTE
2. Merit : EARN
3. RESTS UP : REMAINDERS
4. Onager or dunce : ASS
5. Peculiarity : ODDNESS
6. Instruments or plants : REEDS
7. Sore : ACHY
8. Opposite of long. : LAT
9. Pixie : ELF
10. Go to a higher court : APPEAL
11. Platform : DAIS
12. Reverberate : ECHO
13. Fledgling's home : NEST
18. Orient : EAST
19. Dense : OBTUSE
24. Gymnast Korbut : OLGA
25. Gleam : SHINE
26. Eternity : EON
27. Discard : SCRAP
28. Treasure ___ : TROVE
29. Barrel part : STAVE
30. PASSED UP : OVERHAULED
31. Upright : ERECT
32. Street show : RAREE
35. Mine entrances : ADITS
38. Scandinavian : NORDIC
41. Steeple ornaments : EPIS
44. Youngster : LAD
45. Hunting cry : TALLYHO
48. Westerns : OATERS
50. Far-reaching : VAST
52. Screens : SIFTS
53. Sale sign : ASIS
54. Lien: Abbr. : MTGE
55. Presently : ANON
56. Affectation : AIRS
58. Pitcher : EWER
59. Lab heater : ETNA
61. Humpty Dumpty : EGG
62. Compete : VIE
63. Nap or err : NOD

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