New York Times, Wednesday, April 18, 1984

Author: Robert Katz
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 245 (avg 1.34)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
Robert Katz has 73 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1984, The New York Times
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1. The ___ Reaper : GRIM
5. Old Glory, e.g. : FLAG
9. Man the picture : CAST
13. Better than never : LATE
14. Citrus fruits : LIMES
16. Competent : ABLE
17. Like a jalopy : USED
18. Fight site : ARENA
19. Cheer (for) : ROOT
20. Line from a nursery rhyme : THREEMENINATUB
23. "Exodus" character : ARI
24. Extinct relative of NATO : SEATO
25. Kind of relief : BAS
28. Carpenter with six legs : ANT
30. Ringed planet : SATURN
33. Dadaist works : ARPS
35. Thermal starter : GEO
37. Zeus's "juice" : ICHOR
39. Loesser's lazy vessel : SLOWBOATTOCHINA
43. Rhee ruled here : KOREA
44. Sailor : TAR
45. Organic compound : ENOL
46. Takes care of : SEESTO
49. Letterhead letters : INC
51. Follower of Japan or Siam : ESE
52. What Shea patrons are in : TIERS
54. ___ artium (art of arts) : ARS
56. Novel about events on a mine sweeper : THECAINEMUTINY
62. Countenance : MIEN
63. Net type : SEINE
64. On the briny : ASEA
65. Dies ___ : IRAE
66. "Life is an ___ itself": O. W. Holmes Jr. : ENDIN
67. 100 Iranian dinars : RIAL
68. Weaken : GELD
69. Camp sight : TENT
70. Famous penultimate words : ETTU
1. Satiate : GLUT
2. Reckless : RASH
3. Roman road : ITER
4. Jason's helpmate : MEDEA
5. Everglades denizen : FLAMINGO
6. Cambio currency : LIRE
7. Approvals at revival meetings : AMENS
8. Islamic spirits : GENIES
9. Scroll-like tablet : CARTOUCHE
10. ___ Ben Adhem : ABOU
11. Boor : SLOB
12. Asian holiday : TET
15. A Yemeni capital : SANAA
21. Epoch : ERA
22. Spot for old toys : ATTIC
25. Take a place in the sun : BASK
26. Guthrie namesakes : ARLOS
27. Reproductive body : SPORE
29. Kind of room or time : TEA
31. North Sea feeder : RHINE
32. Taboos : NONOS
34. Sugared : SWEETENED
36. Great Giant : OTT
38. Wheeze's cousin : RALE
40. Fundamental : BASIC
41. Southern Chinese people : TAI
42. Embellish : ORNAMENT
47. Hairdresser's offering : TEASE
48. This is not Occidental : ORIENT
50. French wine region : CRU
53. Insinuative : SNIDE
55. Gape : STARE
56. Item on a buggy : TIRE
57. Mend : HEAL
58. Grape pigment : ENIN
59. "Where ___ now, the glory . . . ?": Wordsworth : ISIT
60. Undiluted, as a bar drink : NEAT
61. River in 43 Across : YALU
62. Russian fighter plane : MIG

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