New York Times, Friday, May 7, 1982

Author:Kay Sullivan
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J X Z }, Scrabble score: 352 (avg 1.86)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
Kay Sullivan has 19 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Serf : ESNE
5. Ziti, e.g. : PASTA
10. ___-da-fé : AUTO
14. Closemouthed person : CLAM
15. Hungarian national hero : ARPAD
16. Author of "Strangers and Brothers" : SNOW
17. Part of a horse collar : HAME
18. Ribbed cotton fabric : PIQUE
19. Pivot : SLUE
20. Superintendent : OVERSEER
22. Stills : QUIETS
24. "___ of My Dreams," 1927 song : GIRL
25. Venture : QUEST
26. Willows : OSIERS
29. "The ___ of mercy . . . ": Shak. : QUALITY
31. Kind of velvet : PANNE
32. Altogether : QUITE
33. Dawn goddess : EOS
35. Grass unit : TUFT
36. "The ___ Fellow," Behan play : QUARE
37. Very dry, as some champagne : BRUT
38. Old Indic lang. : SKR
39. Hypothetical particle : QUARK
40. Lorenzo di ___, Renaissance painter : CREDI
41. Result : SEQUENT
43. Shawl worn by Indian women : CHADOR
44. One of a famous five : QUINT
45. Feign : SHAM
46. Hackney, e.g. : EQUINE
48. Vex : ACERBATE
52. Roe or pudu : DEER
53. Finishing material for meubles : LAQUE
55. Boxer Firpo : LUIS
56. Actress Jackson : ANNE
57. Extols : LAUDS
58. Sea birds : ERNS
59. Tangles : MATS
60. Wipe out : ERASE
61. Basil's cousin : SAGE
1. Radar reflection : ECHO
2. Czech or Croat : SLAV
3. Call : NAME
4. Arising unexpectedly : EMERGENT
5. The pumpkin ___ : PAPERS
6. Spirit in "The Tempest" : ARIEL
7. The Senate and the Roman people: Abbr. : SPQR
8. Fraternity letter : TAU
9. Acceptable but not remarkable : ADEQUATE
10. Celebrated town near Perugia : ASSISI
11. Ignorant : UNLETTERED
12. Ballyhoo : TOUT
13. Is behindhand : OWES
21. Beget : SIRE
23. Ubangi tributary : UELE
25. Peculiar trait : QUIRK
26. Chooses : OPTS
27. Algonquian group : SAUKS
28. Uncommon : INFREQUENT
29. One-eighth of a peck : QUART
30. "___ Something to Me," 1929 song : YOUDO
32. Mary ___, mini-skirt introducer : QUANT
34. Commotion : STIR
36. Dumpling of minced meat or fish : QUENELLE
37. Berry producers : BRAMBLES
39. Comb. form for a bitter tonic : QUIN
40. Burn : CHAR
42. Twenty of these make a ream : QUIRES
43. Port-Salut, e.g. : CHEESE
45. Glides along swiftly : SCUDS
46. Dutch treat : EDAM
47. City on the Nile : QENA
48. Word with fortis or pura : AQUA
49. Nimbus : AURA
50. Light ringing sound : TING
51. Being : ESSE
54. Swiss river : AAR

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