New York Times, Saturday, April 25, 1987

Author:Joy L. Wouk
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { V X }, Scrabble score: 297 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1987, The New York Times
Across Down
1. First Lt.'s boss : CAPT
5. English spa : BATH
9. Genu : KNEE
13. Onward : AHEAD
15. Eight, in Madrid : OCHO
16. Rows : OARS
17. Noisy Down Under festivity : CORROBOREE
19. Sale words : ASIS
20. Rooming-house items : HOTPLATES
21. ___ Springs, Australia : ALICE
22. Ordinal suffixes : ETHS
23. Poem form : SESTINA
25. A middle sch. : JHS
26. Violinist Bull : OLE
27. Dockers' gp. : ILA
30. Humble : ABASE
34. Expanse between Dublin and Liverpool : IRISHSEA
36. Aussies' W.W. II marching song : WALTZINGMATILDA
39. Father of Priam : LAOMEDON
40. Actor in "What's Up, Doc?" : ONEAL
41. Melbourne-to-Hobart dir. : SSE
42. Egyptian god of pleasure : BES
43. Brit. protectors in W.W. II : RAF
45. Produced certain canines : TEETHED
47. College in Mich. : ALMA
51. Great Barrier Reef material : CORAL
54. Memory or lien : RETENTION
56. Aussie leapers : ROOS
57. Brisbane is its capital : QUEENSLAND
58. Med.-sch. course : ANAT
59. Refs.' cousins : UMPS
60. Decreasing : WANEY
61. Ball role : MAME
62. Kind of prof. : ASST
63. States : SAYS
1. Hide : CACHE
2. Not worth ___ (valueless) : AHOOT
3. Capital of Western Australia : PERTH
4. Diamond protectors : TARPS
5. Arcturus's constellation : BOOTES
6. Outback units : ACRES
7. "Orphans of ___," Griffith film : THESTORM
8. Straddler : HOE
9. Down Under "teddy bear" : KOALA
10. Patriarch's title : NASI
11. Writer Berne : ERIC
12. Start of N.C.'s motto : ESSE
14. Aust. currency : DOL
18. Gala : BASH
21. "___ robins . . . " : ANESTOF
24. "Idomeneo" heroine : ILIA
25. Wife of Ahab : JEZEBEL
27. Key : ISLE
28. Mother of Helen of Troy : LEDA
29. Artists and writers gp. : AAAL
30. Hole makers : AWLS
31. Romney sounds : BAAS
32. Lotion ingredient : ALOE
33. Rev.'s deg. : STM
34. Unknown: Abbr. : IGN
35. Hebrew liquid measure : HIN
37. Nice notion : IDEE
38. Quack medicines : NOSTRUMS
43. Examine again : RETEST
44. South Yemen's capital : ADEN
45. Experience : TASTE
46. Family of Dickens's Uriah : HEEPS
47. Rand's shrugger : ATLAS
48. Tropical vine : LIANA
49. Aussie's bob or quid : MONEY
50. Gump and Hardy : ANDYS
51. Famed miler : CRAM
52. Chaplin's widow : OONA
53. Spatiate : ROAM
55. Sydney is its cap. : NSW
57. Sine ___ non : QUA

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