New York Times, Monday, May 6, 1985

Author: Sidney L. Robbins
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Sidney L. Robbins has 153 pre-Shortz puzzles and 50 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Actress Daniels : BEBE
5. Menu item : SALAD
10. Strikebreaker : SCAB
14. Internat. cartel : OPEC
15. Nurse Barton : CLARA
16. Shipping word : TARE
17. "Damn ___ . . . ": Pope : WITHFAINTPRAISE
20. Educated : SCHOOLED
21. It's off the mark : ERROR
22. Dermal bump : WEN
23. Certain supporters : PATRONS
25. Raised : UPHELD
29. What a life he led! : RILEY
30. Genuine : REAL
31. "We ___ Overcome" : SHALL
32. New Deal org. : NRA
35. Melodrama heroine's command : UNHANDMEVILLAIN
39. Abbreviated depot : STA
40. Upper crust : ELITE
41. On top of : UPON
42. Kind of complex : GUILT
43. Envoy : LEGATE
45. Part of F.R.S. : RESERVE
48. Feather's partner : TAR
49. Texas shrine : ALAMO
50. Held back : DETAINED
55. Donne statement : NOMANISANISLAND
58. An armadillo : APAR
59. Friend of Pythias : DAMON
60. Director Wertmuller : LINA
61. Evening, in Roma : SERA
62. Foretokens : OMENS
63. Do in : SLAY
1. Nods deeply : BOWS
2. "Odyssey," for one : EPIC
3. "Little Women" character : BETH
4. Repeat : ECHO
5. Like certain fish : SCALED
6. Not native : ALIEN
7. Debark : LAND
8. Buchwald or Carney : ART
9. Dip bait lightly : DAP
10. Like some nights : STARRY
11. African capital : CAIRO
12. Hot crime : ARSON
13. Pub drinks : BEERS
18. Gallinacean : FOWL
19. Narrate anew : RETELL
23. River to the Adriatic : PIAVE
24. "___ Want for Christmas . . . " : ALLI
25. Wild ox of yore : URUS
26. Confined : PENT
27. Sunken fence : HAHA
28. Guidonian note : ELA
29. Butler of fiction : RHETT
31. Umbrella substitute? : SMILE
32. Calif. valley : NAPA
33. Kind of squad : RIOT
34. Actress Meara : ANNE
36. Nerve cell : NEURON
37. Half of MCVIII : DLIV
38. Tote : LUG
42. Commentary on the Mishna : GEMARA
43. Most South Americans, e.g. : LATINS
44. Historic periods : ERAS
45. Princes of India : RANAS
46. Flee to a J.P. : ELOPE
47. A Visayan island : SAMAR
48. Part of a dovetail : TENON
50. Lady of quality : DAME
51. Woes : ILLS
52. Finger ending : NAIL
53. Sicilian resort : ENNA
54. June 6, 1944 : DDAY
56. "Well, ___ declare!" : IDO
57. Uncle for Americans : SAM

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