New York Times, Thursday, May 23, 1985

Author: Robert Katz
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.89, Missing: { F J K Q }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 61, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 7, XRef: 2, Spans: 1
Robert Katz has 73 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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1. Luke follower : WARM
5. "___ Little Acre" : GODS
9. Withered : SERE
13. " . . . ___ saw Elba" : EREI
14. "Olympia" painter : MANET
15. Family of sorts : CLAN
16. Places for dust : BINS
17. How some go it : ALONE
18. Audience approval : HAND
19. Writer's middleman : LITERARYAGENT
22. Diamond stats. : RBIS
23. "The word" : MUM
24. Thriller feature : ACTION
27. Peaches and cream, e.g. : DESSERT
31. Sand bar : SHOAL
32. In ___ (not in vitro) : SITU
33. Berlin's "___ a Rag Picker" : HES
35. Admonition to a professor : PUBLISHORPERISH
39. Marie or Jeanne: Abbr. : STE
40. Heart : CORE
41. Spanish inn : VENTA
42. Writers' overseers : EDITORS
45. Put more powder in a musket : RELOAD
46. Skiff item : OAR
47. Skirt type : MINI
48. Another name for 19 Across et al. : TENPERCENTERS
54. See 47 Across : MAXI
55. Fur pieces : PELTS
56. Part of R.S.V.P. : VOUS
58. Nev. neighbor : ARIZ
59. Idolize : ADORE
60. It, in Italy : ESSO
61. Kind of board : TOTE
62. Bird that went bye-bye : DODO
63. College V.I.P. : DEAN
1. Network : WEB
2. Seed covering : ARIL
3. Painter Guido: 1575–1642 : RENI
4. Judge's judgment, sometimes : MISTRIAL
5. Fetes : GALAS
6. ___ about (approximately) : ONOR
7. Contradict : DENY
8. Gets angry : STEAMSUP
9. Plot : SCHEME
10. Verve : ELAN
11. Rave's partner : RANT
12. Book part : END
14. Calif. county : MARIN
20. "Christ Stopped at ___" : EBOLI
21. Astronaut Grissom : GUS
24. Vipers : ASPS
25. Rapids : CHUTE
26. "Early ___ . . . " : TOBED
27. Some stylish garments : DIORS
28. To be, in Paris : ETRE
29. Large beast, for short : RHINO
30. Episperm : TESTA
32. Memorable restaurateur Toots : SHOR
34. Roe source : SHAD
36. Game accessory : SCOREPAD
37. Happening : EVENT
38. Unburdened : RELIEVED
43. Become electrically charged : IONIZE
44. Dance, in a way : TAP
45. Washer setting : RINSE
47. Paris subway : METRO
48. Elephant's-ear : TARO
49. Way out : EXIT
50. Renovate : REDO
51. Dolt : CLOD
52. Stein's flower : ROSE
53. Elam's capital : SUSA
54. Frame inside a frame : MAT
57. Charles, to Elizabeth : SON

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