New York Times, Friday, April 8, 1983

Author:Peter Swift
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 6
Peter Swift has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Pare : SKIVE
6. Wellaway : ALAS
10. Virile : MALE
14. Single-celled organism : MONAD
15. U.S. flight agency : NASA
16. On ___ with : APAR
17. Dunne or Rich : IRENE
18. Verdon : GWEN
19. Puccini heroine : MIMI
20. "Separate Tables" playwright : TERENCERATTIGAN
23. Pillboxes, e.g. : HATS
24. Mexican bravo : OLE
25. Copy : APE
26. Traffic in holy things : SIMONY
29. Patio dish : KEBOB
33. Design : CREATE
36. Bee follower : CEE
38. Plummer role : IAGO
39. Famed English illustrator: 1872–98 : AUBREYBEARDSLEY
42. Blackthorn : SLOE
43. "___ no onions nor garlic . . . ": Shak. : EAT
44. Lacked : NEEDED
45. Looks after : TENDS
47. Kind of Bible : GIDEON
49. A.M.A. members : GPS
51. Mass. capital : BOS
52. ___ of the dog : HAIR
56. Wilson foe : HENRYCABOTLODGE
61. Zone : AREA
62. Fourth person : ABEL
63. Mil. truants : AWOLS
64. Kashubian, for one : SLAV
65. Mandolin's ancestor : LUTE
66. Contradict : REBUT
67. Soccer's Edson Arantes do Nascimento : PELE
68. Part of D.A. : ATTY
69. Put soldiers in proper position : DRESS
1. N.Y.'s "Happy Warrior" : SMITH
2. Kilroy was here : KOREA
3. Sluggish : INERT
4. An Oscar winner in 1977 : VANESSAREDGRAVE
5. State of bliss : EDEN
6. Deputy in "Measure for Measure" : ANGELO
7. Famed baritone: 1896–1960 : LAWRENCETIBBETT
8. On the Coral : ASEA
9. Polar personage : SANTA
10. Mrs. Doud's famous daughter : MAMIEEISENHOWER
11. Buy ___ in a poke : APIG
12. Buddhist monk : LAMA
13. Hibernia : ERIN
21. "___ to the waters": Isaiah : COMEYE
22. Tollgate rte. : TPK
27. Resident: Suffix : ITE
28. Truly : YEA
30. Blunt : BALD
31. Kind of arch : OGEE
32. He played Hopalong : BOYD
33. Mold : CAST
34. Straightedge : RULE
35. Black : EBON
37. One of the Setons : ERNEST
40. Catch : BAG
41. ___ volente : DEO
46. Peeper : SPY
48. Dunne's Mr. ___ : DOOLEY
50. Valuable shell : SCALA
53. Anagram for abode : ADOBE
54. Labrador sights : IGLUS
55. Musical notations : RESTS
56. Fastener : HASP
57. Gardner : ERLE
58. Glenda Jackson role : NEAL
59. Touch upon : ABUT
60. Enrich : LARD

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