New York Times, Wednesday, June 1, 1983

Author:Eli Wesoff
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Z }, Scrabble score: 290 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 13, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Eli Wesoff has 92 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Seaport on Osaka Bay : KOBE
5. Turnpike vehicles : SEMIS
10. ___ Raton, Fla. : BOCA
14. Author Haley : ALEX
15. Lopez from Dallas : TRINI
16. The Bard's home : AVON
17. White or Blue ___ : NILE
18. Shelf : LEDGE
19. Strauss of dungaree fame : LEVI
20. Excessive : TOOTOO
22. Verse that's not the cat's meow : DOGGEREL
24. United : WED
25. Old name in film production : LOEW
26. ___ Anne de Beaupré : STE
27. Engaged : BETROTHED
31. Precognition : ESP
33. "Th" in Anglo-Saxon days : EDH
34. Current: Comb. form : RHEO
35. Loose : UNTIED
38. Deceived : LIED
40. ___ as the eye can see : ASFAR
42. Thomas ___ Edison : ALVA
43. Patronized a restaurant : ATEOUT
45. Buster Brown's pooch : TIGE
47. Rocketeer Willy ___ : LEY
48. Double pts. : QTS
49. Flails : THRESHERS
51. Dallas inst. : SMU
53. Ireland, once : EIRE
55. Coward's "___ About the Boy" : MAD
56. I.B.T. member : TEAMSTER
58. Sunday talk : SERMON
61. Show biz's Johnson : ARTE
62. Love, Italian style : AMORE
64. Tease : RIDE
65. Stravinsky : IGOR
66. Reluctant : LOATH
67. ___ du Vent (the Windwards) : ILES
68. "___ Mable," Streeter work : DERE
69. Judge's command : ORDER
70. Card game : SKAT
1. German metaphysician : KANT
2. Mixture : OLIO
3. Where to find the Southern Hemisphere : BELOWTHEEQUATOR
4. Devonshire county seat : EXETER
5. Place in the news: 1944 : STLO
6. Prior, to Browning : ERE
7. Where a moderate stands : MIDDLEOFTHEROAD
8. ___ time (before long) : INGOOD
9. Blockade of a kind : SIEGE
10. Bundle : BALE
11. Where not to cry : OVERSPILLEDMILK
12. Commandment verb : COVET
13. Old-womanish : ANILE
21. Bouquet : ODOR
23. Verdon of musicals : GWEN
27. Lugosi or Bartók : BELA
28. Blue-pencil : EDIT
29. "___ Old Black Magic" : THAT
30. Males : HES
32. B.&O. stop : STA
35. Importune : URGE
36. Constantly : EVER
37. Doris and Clarence : DAYS
39. Dowry : DOT
41. Word with field or force : AIR
44. Takes advantage of : USES
46. Salinger girl : ESME
49. Vibration : TREMOR
50. Franco of the Steelers : HARRIS
51. Decorous : STAID
52. Traffic sign : MERGE
54. Memorable airman ___ Balbo : ITALO
57. Only : MERE
58. ___ gut (O.K., in Leipzig) : SEHR
59. Ancient theaters : ODEA
60. Haunt : NEST
63. Travel-map abbr. : RTE

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