New York Times, Thursday, May 8, 1986

Author:Joy L. Wouk
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { F Q W X Y }, Scrabble score: 295 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Rebuffs : SLAPS
6. At the peak : ATOP
10. Labyrinth : MAZE
14. Spartan slave : HELOT
15. Guitar accessory : CAPO
16. Famed compiler of almanacs: 1708–64 : AMES
17. Knoll: Sp. : OTERO
18. Tare's partner : TRET
19. Riga native : LETT
20. Helen Hayes–Vincent Price vehicle : VICTORIAREGINA
23. Store fodder : ENSILE
24. Unsigned, for short : ANON
25. Silent butler's contents : ASHES
28. Hauled : TUGGED
32. Muscle-energy source: Abbr. : ATP
35. Border upon : ABUT
37. La. region : DELTA
38. Matthew Josephson book : THEROBBERBARONS
42. Russian coin : KOPEK
43. Recipe direction : STIR
44. Cry of scorn : BAH
45. Scents : AROMAS
47. Noted English potter : SPODE
50. Girasol : OPAL
52. Seed coats : TESTAE
56. Burgess translation of a Sophocles play : OEDIPUSTHEKING
60. Jupiter : JOVE
61. Malayan craft : PROA
62. Mythical Norse giant : MIMIR
63. Indigo : ANIL
64. Outside: Comb. form : ECTO
65. Emulate a ham : EMOTE
66. Acceleration units : GALS
67. Athenian ars : RHOS
68. Actor in "The Citadel": 1938 : DONAT
1. What push may come to : SHOVE
2. Admit : LETIN
3. Templeton and Waugh : ALECS
4. Shakespearean heroine : PORTIA
5. Ottomans : STOOLS
6. Play opening : ACTI
7. Fictional plantation : TARA
8. "Martha" is one : OPERA
9. Strong : POTENT
10. Shirk : MALINGER
11. Breslin's "World Without End, ___" : AMEN
12. Sixth Greek letter : ZETA
13. Wintertime in N.Y.C. : EST
21. Part of R & R : REHAB
22. Dutch cheese : GOUDA
26. Wanes : EBBS
27. Avine treats : SUETS
29. Rounded mass : GLOB
30. Borough NNE of Pittsburgh : ETNA
31. Dot's partner : DASH
32. Type of mackerel : ATKA
33. "B.C." character : THOR
34. Melon or squash : PEPO
36. What Fogg took : TRIP
39. Makes over : REMODELS
40. Giraffe's kin : OKAPI
41. Extra cooks can spoil it : BROTH
46. Mine layer : SAPPER
48. Judged : DEEMED
49. Point Barrow resident : ESKIMO
51. Stagger : LURCH
53. Athenian misanthrope : TIMON
54. Actress Louise: 1915–70 : ANITA
55. Plume supplier : EGRET
56. Chaplin's widow : OONA
57. Harmful : EVIL
58. "And ___ bed": Pepys : SOTO
59. N.M. resort : TAOS
60. Sharp indentation : JAG

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