New York Times, Wednesday, April 24, 1985

Author:Joy L. Wouk
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1985, The New York Times
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1. Cupid : AMOR
5. Circa : ABOUT
10. Porridge container : BOWL
14. Pasternak girl : LARA
15. Left-hand page : VERSO
16. Entertaining Martha : RAYE
17. "Evangeline" poet : LONGFELLOW
19. Cypriot measures : OKES
20. Spanish gold : ORO
21. Bohemian : ARTY
22. Stowe heroine : EVA
24. See : WITNESS
26. Lloyd, Jeff and Beau : BRIDGES
30. TV's "You ___ There": 1953–57 : ARE
31. W. Va. city settled in 1793 : FAIRMONT
32. Unite : MARRY
35. Trollope's Phineas : FINN
36. Dies ___ : IRAE
37. Moslem prince : EMIR
38. Artist James Montgomery : FLAGG
39. Archibald of the N.B.A. : NATE
40. Publius Ovidius ___ : NASO
41. Lake islets : AITS
42. Stella or Felix : ADLER
43. A Hollywood First Family : STEWARTS
45. Single : ONE
46. Spraying devices : AIRGUNS
47. Bartender's need : MUDDLER
51. Vital statistic : AGE
52. ___-majesté : LESE
53. Ratite bird : EMU
54. Pongee shade : ECRU
57. Diamond positions : SHORTSTOPS
60. Braided fastener : FROG
61. Ten-dollar coin : EAGLE
62. Feed the kitty : ANTE
63. Small child : TYKE
64. Race : SPEED
65. Former Tunisian rulers : BEYS
1. Permit : ALLOW
2. New Zealand denizen : MAORI
3. "Like it ___!" : ORNOT
4. Low or worthless playing card : RAG
5. Reluctant : AVERSE
6. Girdles : BELTS
7. Paris airport : ORLY
8. G.I. haven : USO
9. Excessive : TOWERING
10. Liberal : BROADMINDED
11. Acorn producer : OAK
12. Penultimate letter : WYE
13. ___ Cayes, Haiti : LES
18. " . . . ___ lands forlorn": Keats : FAERY
23. Man, to Cato : VIR
25. Kind of railroad : NARROWGAUGE
26. Forehead hair : BANGS
27. Himalayan antelope : GORAL
28. Growing out : ENATE
29. Guide : STEER
31. Decrees : FIATS
32. Southern constellation : MENSA
33. Violin designer : AMATI
34. Stair part : RISER
35. Zips around : FLITS
38. Dukes of Parma and Piacenza : FARNESES
42. Inca's milieu : ANDES
44. Summer mo. : AUG
45. Expelled : OUSTED
47. European blackbird : MERLE
48. Sierra ___ : LEONE
49. Void : EMPTY
50. Tricks : RUSES
52. Theater part : LOGE
54. Newt : EFT
55. Shout : CRY
56. Seoul is his cap. : ROK
58. Luck : HAP
59. Diner's bill : TAB

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