New York Times, Monday, May 10, 1982

Author: Joel D. Lafargue
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 277 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 1, XRef: 0
Joel D. Lafargue has 51 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Narrow piece : STRIP
6. Boutique : SHOP
10. Actress Thompson : SADA
14. Busy place at Chicago : OHARE
15. Negri of the silents : POLA
16. "Trinity" author : URIS
17. Influential nation : SUPERPOWER
19. Quick look : PEEK
20. Prov. of Canada : ONT
21. It has a punch line : JOKE
22. Pays for all : TREATS
24. Partner of swift : SURE
25. Pseudologist : LIAR
26. Safe : SECURE
29. Breathed : RESPIRED
33. Cousin of baloney : TRIPE
34. Gamma preceder : BETA
35. Method : MODE
36. Caught a wave : RODE
37. "Oliver Twist" baddie : FAGIN
38. Singer-composer Anka : PAUL
39. Consumer : USER
40. Where the Shah ruled : IRAN
41. Compel : FORCE
42. Grand Central, e.g. : TERMINAL
44. What the insomniac did : TOSSED
45. Served perfectly at Wimbledon : ACED
46. Royal address : SIRE
47. Succeeds : SCORES
50. To ___ (exactly) : ATEE
51. Toddling terror : IMP
54. Armored vehicle : TANK
55. School-system V.I.P. : SUPERVISOR
58. Fencing sword : EPEE
59. Facilitate : EASE
60. Upper crust : ELITE
61. Buttonholer : PEST
62. A famous Scott : DRED
63. Thorny blooms : ROSES
1. Mediocre : SOSO
2. Swiss city : THUN
3. Engrossed : RAPT
4. Anger : IRE
5. Give false testimony : PERJURE
6. Radius of a wheel : SPOKE
7. "Battle Hymn . . . " composer : HOWE
8. Corrida cry : OLE
9. Supporter of a cause : PARTISAN
10. Place over : SUPERIMPOSE
11. Surveyor's concern : AREA
12. Regimen : DIET
13. Inquires : ASKS
18. Skin opening : PORE
23. Converse: Slang : RAP
24. Food emporium : SUPERMARKET
25. Admit : LETIN
26. Walk pridefully : STRUT
27. Corroded : EROSE
28. Fall drink : CIDER
29. Kingly : REGAL
30. Bellows : ROARS
31. Arrive at via reason : EDUCE
32. Erased : DELED
34. Unit of pressure : BARAD
37. Maneuvered tactfully or adroitly : FINESSED
41. Eternally : FOREVER
43. Gretzky's milieu : ICE
44. Row of seats : TIER
46. Spirited mount : STEED
47. Phase : STEP
48. Ann or May : CAPE
49. People : ONES
50. Building projection : APSE
51. Wife and sister of Osiris : ISIS
52. Iota : MOTE
53. U.S. leader : PRES
56. Egypt's official initials: 1961–71 : UAR
57. Peruvian port : ILO

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