New York Times, Monday, June 8, 1981

Author:Sidney L. Robbins
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 280 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Sidney L. Robbins has 136 pre-Shortz puzzles and 50 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1981, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Disney : WALT
5. German town : STADT
10. Delayed : LATE
14. Ben Adhem : ABOU
15. Lovelorn one : PINER
16. Exam : ORAL
17. Prevaricator : LIAR
18. Foot part : ANKLE
19. Louvre displays : OILS
20. Cartoon horror : DENNISTHEMENACE
23. Mil. awards : DSMS
24. Botany is one : BAY
25. Group grasped by groupies : IDOLS
27. Thaw : MELT
29. Letters on some ships : USS
32. "What ___ fighting for?": R.W. Service : AREWE
33. Retain : SAVE
34. Carriage in Kensington : PRAM
35. Russian horror : IVANTHETERRIBLE
38. Hullabaloos : DINS
39. Type of convention : OPEN
40. Related on Mom's side : ENATE
41. Chemical suffix : ENE
42. Six events in an inning : OUTS
43. Streisand role : FANNY
44. "___ Vickers," S. Lewis novel : ANN
45. De ___, Italian movie maker : SICA
46. Master of cinematic horror : ALFREDHITCHCOCK
54. Burma or Tobacco : ROAD
55. The "10" girl of films : DEREK
56. Cathedral city NE of Paris : LAON
57. Run ___ (encounter) : INTO
58. Window jutting out from a wall : ORIEL
59. Domestic slave of Ethelred's day : ESNE
60. Bambi's kin : DEER
61. Peninsula in SE Quebec : GASPE
62. Beef ___ : STEW
1. Jerry ___, Hollywood writer-producer : WALD
2. Hero of a long-running play : ABIE
3. Banker's decision : LOAN
4. Refusals : TURNDOWNS
5. Sudden bursts of activity : SPASMS
6. Colors : TINTS
7. Egyptian cross : ANKH
8. Cancel : DELE
9. Quaker : TREMBLER
10. Tetched : LOONY
11. "Ritorna vincitor" is one : ARIA
12. Baby's need : TALC
13. Otherwise : ELSE
21. Key or cay : ISLET
22. Take tea in Trowbridge : EAT
25. Author Cobb : IRVIN
26. Colonists' first foreign emissary : DEANE
27. Spouses : MATES
28. Level : EVEN
29. Type of renewal : URBAN
30. Piquant : SALTY
31. Duck : SMEE
32. Ike, to Mac : AIDE
33. Clan : SEPT
34. Peaks : PINNACLES
36. Presley hit: 1956 : HOUNDDOG
37. Stretch : REACH
42. Follower of 12, sometimes : ONE
43. Capricious : FICKLE
44. Elan : ARDOR
45. High-priced : STEEP
46. Dry : ARID
47. Isolated : LONE
48. Lot : FATE
49. Juno, to the Greeks : HERA
50. Spring bloomer : IRIS
51. Kiln : OAST
52. Treat for a tot : CONE
53. "If You ___ Susie . . . " : KNEW

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