New York Times, Friday, May 20, 1983

Author: Peter Swift
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 6
Peter Swift has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Emulated Ederle : SWAM
5. Annexes : ADDS
9. Fabric feature : WALE
13. Sugarcane shoot : LALO
14. Stay : PROP
15. Malay Archipelago island : TIMOR
16. Capital of South Yemen : ADEN
17. Cold Andes wind : PUNA
18. Parallel to : ALONG
19. French novelist: 19th century : VICTORMARIEHUGO
22. Postmaster's HQ : GPO
23. Tennis serve, sometimes : LET
24. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
25. Aerial performer for whom a garment was named : LEOTARD
28. Conduit elbow : ELL
30. Coll. building : DORM
31. Woman's workbasket : CABA
33. Islamic prayer leaders : IMAMS
37. Film producer from Hungary : JOSEPHPASTERNAK
40. "Dum spiro, ___," S.C. motto : SPERO
41. Sir Herbert Beerbohm ___ : TREE
42. Merely : ONLY
43. Word with verily : YEA
45. Most cutting : TARTEST
47. Blueprint datum, for short : SPEC
50. Word of scorn : BAH
52. Campaigned : RAN
53. French painter: 19th century : TOULOUSELAUTREC
59. Large Roman rooms : ATRIA
60. Hoof sound : CLOP
61. Festival : GALA
62. Cram : STUFF
63. Mine, to Mitterrand : AMOI
64. Abba of Israel : EBAN
65. Army : HOST
66. ___ Sta., N.Y.C. : PENN
67. Actress Foch : NINA
1. Eastern European : SLAV
2. African gully : WADI
3. Actor Guinness : ALEC
4. He played in "The Misfits": 1961 : MONTGOMERYCLIFT
5. Make overtures to : APPROACH
6. Kind of roll : DRUM
7. He wrote "Great Days": 1979 : DONALDBARTHELME
8. Lean : SPARE
9. Physicist who discovered X-rays : WILHELMROENTGEN
10. "Hiroshima, Mon ___": 1959 film : AMOUR
11. Alba ___, suburb of old Rome : LONGA
12. Cereal disease : ERGOT
15. Great inventor's monogram : TAE
20. Choose : OPT
21. Ending for Brooklyn : ITE
25. Air-show maneuver : LOOP
26. Gaelic language : ERSE
27. Deeply absorbed : RAPT
29. Trygve of U.N. fame : LIE
30. Platter spinners, for short : DJS
32. In midocean : ASEA
34. Sheridan, Harding et al. : ANNS
35. Distillery material : MALT
36. Milieu of some divers : SKY
38. "Ulalume" poet : POE
39. Turtle : TERRAPIN
44. ___ Dhabi (Arabian capital) : ABU
46. Sigma follower : TAU
47. Cache : STASH
48. African lemur : POTTO
49. The southeast wind : EURUS
51. Composers' org. : ASCAP
54. Lout : OAF
55. Grebe's cousin : LOON
56. Moslem month : RABI
57. Verve : ELAN
58. Site of a miracle : CANA

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