New York Times, Monday, April 12, 1982

Author: Robert Katz
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 278 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
Robert Katz has 73 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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1. Literary captain : AHAB
5. Defunct Times Square hotel : ASTOR
10. Los Angeles 11 : RAMS
14. Bath accessory : ROBE
15. "A face that could ___ clock" : STOPA
16. Dies ___ : IRAE
17. Primates : APES
18. Virile fellows : HEMEN
19. Indigo : ANIL
20. Seafood tidbit : LITTLENECKCLAM
23. Carry on : RANT
24. Posed : SAT
25. Kind of acid : BORIC
28. Japanese sash : OBI
31. Tiberius was one : ROMAN
35. Full of fear and respect : AWED
36. Lady Diana married one : PRINCE
38. Writer Levin : IRA
39. Seafood tidbit : BLUEPOINTOYSTER
42. Engineering degs. : EES
43. Screen offerings : IMAGES
44. "___ homo!" : ECCE
45. End of the Titanic : STERN
47. Neither's partner : NOR
48. Laughs galore : HAHAS
49. Tread the boards : ACT
51. Scores for Snead or Sneed : PARS
53. How to serve 20 and 39 Across : ONTHEHALFSHELL
60. Barbecue item : SPIT
61. One of 12 grinders : MOLAR
62. Reed instrument : OBOE
63. Pick : CULL
64. Flat: Comb. form : PLANO
65. Elihu ___: 1845–1937 : ROOT
66. Words of understanding : ISEE
67. He wrote "Golden Boy" : ODETS
68. Sicilian province : ENNA
1. Asian sea : ARAL
2. Pueblo Indian : HOPI
3. Be an accomplice : ABET
4. Straddle : BESTRIDE
5. Pale : ASHEN
6. Extremely loud : STENTORIAN
7. Heavy reading : TOME
8. Oil org. : OPEC
9. An army : RANKS
10. Bridge over the Grand Canal : RIALTO
11. Water buffalo : ARNA
12. Disable : MAIM
13. Salt, in Sedan : SEL
21. ___ Léman, Genève : LAC
22. V.I.P. at Albany : CAREY
25. "___ in Toyland" : BABES
26. Young "wise one" : OWLET
27. Conservationist's advice : REUSE
29. Game for certain card players : BINGO
30. Sow between rows : INTERPLANT
32. Bandleader Miller : MITCH
33. Asian palm : ARECA
34. Nostrils : NARES
36. Small dog, for short : POM
37. Type of lettuce : COS
40. Penny follower : PINCH
41. Where "she sells . . . " : SEASHORE
46. Snake sound : RATTLE
48. 60-min. periods : HRS
50. Pace : TEMPO
52. Hairdos : AFROS
53. Composition : OPUS
54. Blue or White : NILE
55. Clutch : HOLD
56. Amor's wings : ALAE
57. Black : EBON
58. Simpleton : LOON
59. "___ Smile Be Your Umbrella" : LETA
60. H.S. course : SCI

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