New York Times, Wednesday, May 28, 1986

Author: Joy L. Wouk
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { K Q X Y }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 1, Spans: 3
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
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1. Kind of prof. : ASST
5. Marconi specialty : RADIO
10. Thailand, once : SIAM
14. Word with cream or grapes : SOUR
15. Correct : AMEND
16. Sicilian city : ENNA
17. Big horn : TUBA
18. Lost color : PALED
19. QB's objective : GAIN
20. ___ Joe, killer exposed by Tom Sawyer : INJUN
22. "___ the season . . . " : TIS
23. Kind of TV : CABLE
24. Popular : DEMOTIC
26. Jamie of "M*A*S*H" : FARR
27. Arrived : CAME
28. King or Arkin : ALAN
30. Diplomatic rep. : AMB
33. Salesman's speech : PATTER
35. Need of 30 Across : TACT
36. Shakespearean prince : HAL
37. Hawkeye State : IOWA
38. Attorney General Edwin ___ : MEESE
40. Bewilderment : DAZE
41. Alfonso's wife : ENA
42. Arm, e.g. : LIMB
43. Judged : DEEMED
45. Legal thing : RES
46. "___ boy!" : ITSA
47. Samovars : URNS
48. Rant's partner : RAVE
50. Limousine accessory : LAPROBE
53. Southwestern building : ADOBE
55. Nabokov novel : DAR
56. Certain aircraft, for short : STOLS
58. Intermediate: Comb. form : MESO
59. Pivot : HINGE
61. "___ and loved": Gibbon : ISAW
62. Chilled : ICED
63. Necktie : ASCOT
64. ___ bene : NOTA
65. Medicinal amount : DOSE
66. Act part : SCENE
67. F.B.I. agents : GMEN
1. Italian wine region : ASTI
2. Long Island ___ : SOUND
3. Gilroy's 1965 Pulitzer Prize play, with "The" : SUBJECTWASROSES
4. Injuries : TRAUMATA
5. Knock : RAP
6. Violinmaker : AMATI
7. Albee's 1967 Pulitzer Prize play, with "A" : DELICATEBALANCE
8. Feminine suffixes : INES
9. Like one or five : ODD
10. Creator of Alice the Goon : SEGAR
11. Green's 1927 Pulitzer Prize play : INABRAHAMSBOSOM
12. Indigo : ANIL
13. Leo's locks : MANE
21. Seward Peninsula city : NOME
23. Argot : CANT
25. House destroyer : TERMITE
26. Confronted boldly : FACEDUP
29. ___ Vegas : LAS
31. Labyrinth : MAZE
32. Slovenian lake or town : BLED
33. Landing structure : PIER
34. Superior : AONE
39. North Sea feeder : EMS
40. Indicating : DENOTING
42. "Saturday Night ___" : LIVE
44. Slips : ERRS
49. Domicile : ABODE
51. Light-bulb gas : ARGON
52. Make happy : ELATE
53. Among : AMID
54. Art style of the late 1920's : DECO
55. Kind of brake : DISC
57. Duck's relative : SWAN
59. Possesses : HAS
60. Metz season : ETE

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