New York Times, Monday, June 10, 1985

Author:H. Hastings Reddall
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F K Q V W Y Z }, Scrabble score: 255 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
H. Hastings Reddall has 18 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

1
M
2
A
3
T
4
S
5
M
6
O
7
T
8
E
9
L
10
S
11
L
12
A
13
B
14
U
S
E
S
15
A
R
A
R
A
16
P
I
M
A
17
T
H
R
E
18
E
R
I
N
G
C
19
I
R
C
U
S
20
E
E
N
21
S
M
O
G
22
R
A
I
S
E
23
A
N
O
N
24
T
25
R
O
T
T
E
D
26
J
27
E
28
N
N
E
T
29
R
O
A
N
S
30
E
C
O
N
31
D
E
N
S
E
32
L
33
A
34
P
35
T
H
R
E
36
E
37
L
E
G
G
E
D
38
R
A
C
E
39
S
O
D
40
X
E
N
I
A
41
E
D
I
T
42
S
C
O
T
S
43
S
44
T
E
E
D
S
45
A
46
T
47
T
A
I
N
S
48
D
E
E
D
49
T
A
U
N
T
50
R
A
R
E
51
L
52
E
53
T
54
T
H
R
E
E
55
P
56
I
E
C
E
S
57
U
I
T
S
58
I
O
N
S
59
A
L
I
E
N
60
S
E
T
A
61
C
E
S
T
62
T
E
N
S
E
63
O
D
E
R
© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Entangles : MATS
5. Highway stopover : MOTEL
10. Thick piece : SLAB
14. Employs : USES
15. Macaw : ARARA
16. Western Indian : PIMA
17. Confusing situation : THREERINGCIRCUS
20. Sundown, to Spenser : EEN
21. L.A. problem : SMOG
22. Salary increase : RAISE
23. Shortly : ANON
24. Jogged : TROTTED
26. Female donkey : JENNET
29. Kin of sorrels : ROANS
30. Bus. school subject : ECON
31. Chuckleheaded : DENSE
32. Once around the track : LAP
35. Picnic event : THREELEGGEDRACE
39. Turf : SOD
40. City near Dayton, Ohio : XENIA
41. Prepare for printing : EDIT
42. Natives of Dundee : SCOTS
43. Knights' horses : STEEDS
45. Accomplishes a goal : ATTAINS
48. Property conveyance : DEED
49. Twit : TAUNT
50. Uncommon : RARE
51. Permit : LET
54. Certain garb for men : THREEPIECESUITS
58. Physicists' particles : IONS
59. Foreign : ALIEN
60. Bristle : SETA
61. "___ la vie" : CEST
62. Past or present : TENSE
63. E. German river : ODER
1. Silent : MUTE
2. Arthur of tennis : ASHE
3. Sea swallow : TERN
4. Compass dir. : SSE
5. Burrowing rodent : MARMOT
6. Constellation east of Taurus : ORION
7. Spicy taste : TANG
8. Work unit : ERG
9. Varnish ingredient : LAC
10. Young herrings : SPRATS
11. Lawful : LICIT
12. Entertain : AMUSE
13. Founded : BASED
18. Domestic slave of yore : ESNE
19. Smoothed over : IRONED
23. She of the "thousand days" : ANNE
24. Kingdom in the Pacific : TONGA
25. Flatten a Soho flat : RASE
26. Super Bowl winners in 1969 : JETS
27. Canyon phenomenon : ECHO
28. North, in Nice : NORD
29. Actor Toomey : REGIS
31. Marks on old pots : DENTS
32. Take on cargo : LADE
33. Sour : ACID
34. Dogs and cats, e.g. : PETS
36. Arouse : EXCITE
37. Trotsky : LEON
38. Tall grass : REED
42. Most reasonable : SANEST
43. Unclouded : SERENE
44. Golf mounds : TEES
45. Garret : ATTIC
46. Lake near Reno : TAHOE
47. Revolutions : TURNS
48. Small fishes : DACES
50. Harness component : REIN
51. Prevaricated : LIED
52. Diminutive suffix : ETTE
53. Former Russian ruler : TSAR
55. Touch lightly : PAT
56. ___ de France : ILE
57. Gp. serving the services : USO

Found bugs or have suggestions?