New York Times, Tuesday, April 17, 1984

Author:Burns
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
Burns has 36 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "Stop!": Naut. : AVAST
6. Hastened : SPED
10. Shoemakers' tools : AWLS
14. Concise : TERSE
15. Site of Guantánamo Bay : CUBA
16. Boutique : SHOP
17. Famous Hollywood restaurant : BROWNDERBY
19. Type size : PICA
20. Fleet C.O. : ADM
21. Showing good sense : SANE
22. English native : BRITON
24. London office break : TEATIME
26. Pair of game birds : BRACE
27. ___ du Diable : ILE
28. Young person : TEEN
29. These: Fr. : CES
32. Walk slowly : AMBLE
35. Blowhard : BRAGGART
37. Umpire's decision : CALL
38. Model T starter : CRANK
40. Altar end of a church : APSE
41. More ritzy : CLASSIER
43. Balance-sheet entry : ASSET
44. Muscular twitch : TIC
45. Picnic problem : ANTS
46. Meas. of economic activity : GNP
47. Tails of Q's : KERNS
49. Gas-station sign, of old : FREEAIR
53. Showy flower : DAHLIA
55. English streetcar : TRAM
56. Dos Passos trilogy : USA
57. Single : UNAL
58. Texas state flower : BLUEBONNET
61. One opposed : ANTI
62. Japanese aborigine : AINU
63. Part of TNT : NITRO
64. Kind of leader : LOSS
65. Movie critic Rex : REED
66. Actor Buddy : EBSEN
1. Not in the field : ATBAT
2. Cape ___ Islands : VERDE
3. Pleasant odor : AROMA
4. Compass heading : SSW
5. ___ strength (breaking point) : TENSILE
6. Public outburst : SCENE
7. Sheer; simple : PURE
8. Decrease : EBB
9. Sunup : DAYBREAK
10. Appetizing jelly : ASPIC
11. Wind-whipped waves : WHITECAPS
12. Frenzied : LOCO
13. Extend across : SPAN
18. ___ Myra Hess : DAME
23. Sought entrance, in a way : RANG
25. Cash drawers : TILLS
26. Swiss capital : BERN
28. Parts of ski towlines : TBARS
30. Gaelic : ERSE
31. Note for a typesetter : STET
32. C.P.A. : ACCT
33. West African republic : MALI
34. Symbols of villainy in oaters : BLACKHATS
36. Quebec peninsula : GASPE
38. Mercury-bearing ore : CINNABAR
39. Softens by soaking : RETS
42. Rani's garb : SARI
43. Windflower : ANEMONE
46. Seize eagerly : GRAB
48. ___ Bell (Emily Brontë) : ELLIS
49. Colleague of Jung : FREUD
50. Polly and Chloe : AUNTS
51. Rhone feeder : ISERE
52. Boca ___, Fla. : RATON
53. Twofold : DUAL
54. Part of A.D. : ANNO
55. Dancer-choreographer Tommy : TUNE
59. Concern for Crenshaw : LIE
60. Penpoint : NIB

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