John M. Samson
John M. Samson 

New York Times, Tuesday, June 26, 1984

Author:John M. Samson
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { Q V Z }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Spans: 2
John M. Samson has 47 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Small amount : DRIB
5. Literary genre : SAGA
9. Puccini opera : TOSCA
14. Geraldine Chaplin's mother : OONA
15. S. Yemen capital : ADEN
16. Pianist Peterson : OSCAR
17. A. W. Clausen's concern : WORLDBANK
19. U ___ of U.N. fame : THANT
20. Shostakovich : DMITRI
21. W. German boundary river : ELBE
23. New Guinea port : LAE
24. Ballet opening : ENTREE
26. Cash drawer : TILL
27. Quizzed : ASKED
31. Anchorman Dan : RATHER
33. Holly : ILEX
34. Suffix for resident : IAL
35. Wed sub rosa : ELOPED
39. Predecessor of 19 Across : DAGHAMMARSKJOLD
42. Sponge up : ABSORB
43. Roosted : SAT
44. Inter follower : ALIA
45. Least abundant : RAREST
47. Mosaic : INLAY
48. Witticism : JEST
51. U.N. cultural org. : UNESCO
53. Nosh : EAT
54. Duration : TERM
55. Nobel Peace Prize recipient: 1965 : UNICEF
60. Strad's kin : AMATI
62. Native : ABORIGINE
64. Countryless man of fiction : NOLAN
65. In addition : PLUS
66. Elevator-brake inventor : OTIS
67. Adversary : ENEMY
68. Lebanese Port : TYRE
69. Nyet group : REDS
1. Stewart's "Harvey" role : DOWD
2. Lodge : ROOM
3. Calvary letters : INRI
4. Estonian : BALT
5. Salk colleague : SABIN
6. Ohio Northern's town : ADA
7. U.N.'s main deliberative body : GENERALASSEMBLY
8. Girl's short sock : ANKLET
9. Kind of bag : TOTE
10. Kirghiz S.S.R. city : OSH
11. Former U.N. delegate John ___ : SCALI
12. Martian marking : CANAL
13. Cooperative, Russian style : ARTEL
18. Stowe hero : DRED
22. Order : BEHEST
25. Londoner's trolley : TRAM
26. Paris, e.g. : TROJAN
27. Radames's love : AIDA
28. Piece of cake, e.g. : SLAB
29. They get tapped : KEGS
30. Admonish : EXHORT
32. Wapiti : ELK
34. Stain : IMBRUE
36. Straw vote : POLL
37. Kazan : ELIA
38. Military time : DDAY
40. Antony's altar : ARA
41. Ship deserters : RATS
46. Ecstatic : ENRAPT
47. Caddoan tribe : IONI
48. Chief delegate Kirkpatrick : JEANE
49. De Valera : EAMON
50. Flat : STALE
52. Malediction : CURSE
54. Wee : TINY
56. Stravinsky : IGOR
57. Summon, in a way : CITE
58. Sooner State city : ENID
59. Actor Parker : FESS
61. Tim ___, 1958 Derby winner : TAM
63. "The Lord's Prayer" starter : OUR

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