New York Times, Saturday, June 13, 1987

Author:Patterson Pepple
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 282 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
Patterson Pepple has 37 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1987, The New York Times
Across Down
1. One of Doc's septet : HAPPY
6. Pallid : PASTY
11. Mattingly's magic wand : BAT
14. Rock star Billy : OCEAN
15. Bone: Comb. form : OSTEO
16. Haw. instrument : UKE
17. Do equine tomfoolery? : HORSEAROUND
19. Tennis term : LET
20. Winkle out : OUST
21. Zip : PEP
22. N.Y.S.E. bear : SELLER
24. Transgress : ERR
26. Horned problem : DILEMMA
27. Half-size newspaper : TABLOID
31. Old Testament book : HOSEA
32. Ceremonial cup : AMA
33. Kind of sweater : SLIPON
35. Wavy-bladed dagger : KRIS
38. Like many a cherub : PUDGY
40. Erie Canal mule : SAL
41. "And ___ other dowry . . . ": Shak. : ASKNO
42. Syllogistic word : ERGO
43. Accent : STRESS
45. Mayan or Roman : ERA
46. Evergreen shrub : ERICA
48. Smash : SHATTER
50. Asian cat : CARACAL
52. Lulu Bett's sister : INA
53. I. Walton was one : ANGLER
54. Dark cont. : AFR
56. Calendar abbrs. : SATS
60. Org. for Barber or Player : PGA
61. Avian position of power? : CATBIRDSEAT
64. Unit of radiation : REM
65. Cartoonist Dean : ABNER
66. Zola's "La ___" : TERRE
67. Tankard contents : ALE
68. Sacred song : PSALM
69. Knockabout : SLOOP
1. Sounds on Dec. 24 : HOHO
2. Hearing: Comb. form : ACOU
3. Ancient emp. : PERS
4. Pale color : PASTEL
5. Hydrocarbon suffix : YNE
6. Hit the books : PORE
7. All wet : ASOP
8. Nickname for a Udall : STU
9. Tautness : TENSION
10. Tyrolean output : YODELS
11. Taurian trading area? : BULLMARKET
12. Cager Olajuwon : AKEEM
13. Aquarium fish : TETRA
18. Pluvial month : APRIL
23. Alliums' kin : LEEKS
25. Bright : ROSY
26. Asian wild dogs : DHOLES
27. Record, in a way : TAPE
28. Tatar Strait feeder : AMUR
29. Wis. blackmail? : BADGERGAME
30. Proximal's opposite : DISTAL
34. Duffer's goal : PAR
36. Anent : INRE
37. Emulate eagles : SOAR
39. Rocky Mountain goat's cousin : GORAL
41. Straight ___ arrow : ASAN
43. Cleopatra's charms : SCARABS
44. Do a seamstress's job : SHIRR
47. Polar sight : ICECAP
49. Fez feature : TASSEL
50. "Lost Horizon" director : CAPRA
51. Trollope's "Ayala's ___" : ANGEL
54. Former labor leader : ABEL
55. Unyielding : FIRM
57. Baltic island : AERO
58. Poi ingredient : TARO
59. Part of a flight : STEP
62. Fed. document repository : TNA
63. "Lost Weekend" illness : DTS

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