New York Times, Tuesday, April 13, 1982

Author: Eli Wesoff
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { Q U Z }, Scrabble score: 296 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
Eli Wesoff has 93 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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Across Down
1. Take a dip : BATHE
6. Paine's "The ___ of Reason" : AGE
9. Sibilant warning : PST
12. City on the Allegheny : OLEAN
13. On the horizon : AFAR
14. Fencing sword : EPEE
16. Open to view : OVERT
17. Winter garb : LONGJOHNS
19. What some politicians ride : BANDWAGON
21. Indian group : ERIES
22. Kind of cat : CIVET
23. Jeanne d'Arc, e.g. : SAINTE
24. Charitable person : ALMONER
27. Plaque in Greek antiquity : PINAX
28. Eagle, for one : SOARER
29. O'Brien and Boone : PATS
30. Describing Abner : LIL
33. Relaxation : EASE
34. Rip or hack follower : SAW
35. Pedigree listing at Aqueduct : SIRE
36. Formicarium member : ANT
37. Cooking direction : STIR
39. Wagers provide him wages : BOOKIE
41. Chemical compound : ESTER
43. Own up : CONFESS
44. "Wild and crazy" comic : MARTIN
46. One of Clark's roles : RHETT
47. City on the Nile : ASWAN
48. " . . . ___ moon": Song of Solomon : FAIRASTHE
52. Pitman's gift to stenos : SHORTHAND
54. Stashed again : REHID
55. Frau's partner : HERR
56. On ___ (impatient) : EDGE
57. "___ Lucy" : ILOVE
58. It could be the limit : SKY
59. Tiny, to Angus : WEE
60. Entertainer Ole : OLSEN
1. Dunce : BOOB
2. Part of T.A.E. : ALVA
3. Harold of the funnies : TEEN
4. Unyielding nucleus of a group : HARDCORE
5. Twist together : ENTWINE
6. In progress : AFOOT
7. "The High and the Mighty" author : GANN
8. Unit of energy : ERG
9. Site of Bradley U. : PEORIA
10. Inscrutable : SPHINXLIKE
11. Dogma : TENET
13. Writer Horatio : ALGER
15. Actual being : ESSE
18. Use for denim : JEANS
20. Affirm : AVER
23. Command to Rover : SIT
24. Voyaging : ASEA
25. Kind of shark : LOAN
26. Chef-d'oeuvre : MASTERWORK
27. Cat's-___ (dupe) : PAW
29. N.Y.S.E. term : PAR
31. Goddess of the rainbow : IRIS
32. Grant and Marvin : LEES
34. "Little ___ Echo" : SIR
35. Subtle inducement to buy : SOFTSELL
37. Be frugal : STINT
38. KO count : TEN
39. A Cape Town citizen : BOER
40. Smallest of the Great Lakes : ONTARIO
42. ___-eyed (idealistic) : STARRY
43. Reprimand : CHIDE
44. Col. Potter's command : MASH
45. Whence the phoenix rose : ASHES
46. Target area : RANGE
48. Lose brightness : FADE
49. Jefferson or Paine: Abbr. : THOS
50. Home for a honey bunch : HIVE
51. Tree of life locale : EDEN
53. Use an ax : HEW

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