New York Times, Tuesday, May 10, 1983

Author:Ernst Theimer
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { G J V W Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 2, Spans: 4
Ernst Theimer has 50 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Halt : LAME
5. Hides : MASKS
10. Skin : PELT
14. Mimic : APER
15. Motionless : INERT
16. One of HOMES : ERIE
17. Far North timekeeper? : METRONOMEALASKA
20. Hatchet : AXE
21. Neighbor of Algeria : TUNISIA
22. Slippery one : EEL
23. Dol. parts : CTS
24. Podiatrist's concern : CORNS
26. Forbidden : TABOO
29. Mountain pass : COL
30. Transfer pic : DECAL
34. The old sod : ERIN
35. Computer in a space film : HAL
36. Without difficulty : EASILY
37. Capital high in the aedes? : MOSQUITOECUADOR
40. Quantity : AMOUNT
41. Cole or Turner : NAT
42. Word on a biblical wall : MENE
43. More sensible : SANER
44. N.Y.C. is one : SPT
45. French fathers : PERES
46. Lasso for a gaucho : REATA
48. Dawn goddess : EOS
49. Notable period : ERA
52. Come forth : EMANATE
54. Beetle : DOR
57. Foamy Northeast spa? : BUBBLEBATHMAINE
60. With 49 Down, Israeli V.I.P. : ABBA
61. Pacific island : SAMOA
62. Speed : RACE
63. Require : NEED
64. Discolor : STAIN
65. Pierre's key : CLEF
1. Dalai ___ : LAMA
2. Peak : APEX
3. Apportion : METE
4. Go wrong : ERR
5. Negative : MINUS
6. Presently : ANON
7. Two quarters of an Isthmian city : SEMICOLONPANAMA
8. Coal-tar product: Var. : KRESOL
9. Step : STAIR
10. Pod dweller : PEA
11. Gaelic : ERSE
12. Enjoy : LIKE
13. Greenish blue : TEAL
18. Holy Roman emperor : OTTO
19. Covered carriage : LANDAU
23. Vanquish : CONQUER
25. Oil-producing plants : SESAMES
26. Motifs in music : TEMAS
27. Fragrance : AROMA
28. Bucknell mascot : BISON
29. Feline : CAT
31. Apple juice : CIDER
32. Solitary : ALONE
33. Ancient harps : LYRES
35. S.R.O. production : HIT
36. Old French coin : ECT
38. Wind thread or film off a spool : UNREEL
39. Nosh : EAT
44. "___ Mater," Latin hymn : STABAT
45. Laureate's product : POEM
47. Make ___ of (botch) : AMESS
48. Allen or Frome : ETHAN
49. See 60 Across : EBAN
50. Hick : RUBE
51. French cleric : ABBE
53. Your, in Paris : ATOI
54. Phone : DIAL
55. Fairy-tale opener : ONCE
56. Navigation hazard : REEF
58. Evil : BAD
59. Rainbow : ARC

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