New York Times, Monday, June 16, 1986

Author:Albert J. Klaus
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { F J K Q W X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 248 (avg 1.34)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Spans: 1
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Swiss range : ALPS
5. Having wings : ALATE
10. G.I.'s "pineapples," e.g. : AMMO
14. Wading bird : SORA
15. Trite : BANAL
16. Tolerate : BEAR
17. Tobacco-pipe part : STEM
18. ___ nous : ENTRE
19. Writer Gardner : ERLE
20. Artist C. C. Beck's hero : CAPTAINMARVEL
23. Zorina and Ralston : VERAS
24. Neighbor of Mich. and Ill. : IND
25. Anwar el-___ : SADAT
26. Hershfield's Homeless Hector, once : PUP
29. South American rodent : DEGU
32. Señor's cheer : OLE
33. Tapeworm : TAENIA
36. Sea eagles : ERNS
38. Hank Ketcham's holy terror : DENNISTHEMENACE
41. Suffix with resist : ANCE
42. Talked idly : PRATED
43. Hospital workers' org. : NLN
44. Close completely : SEAL
46. Call ___ day : ITA
47. Finished : ENDED
49. Woman's hair pad : RAT
51. Collect : AMASS
52. Harold Foster's nobleman : PRINCEVALIANT
58. Ceremony : RITE
59. An emperor and a pianist : NEROS
60. Drive tenpennies : NAIL
63. Top cards : ACES
64. George or Erich : SEGAL
65. Division word : INTO
66. Red planet : MARS
67. Disintegrate : ERODE
68. Paradise : EDEN
1. Donkey : ASS
2. Parcel of land : LOT
3. Priority : PRECEDENCE
4. Key fruit : SAMARA
5. Incites : ABETS
6. Actress Turner : LANA
7. Oppositionist : ANTI
8. Mountain lake : TARN
9. Resin : ELEMI
10. Former country in Scotland : ABERDEEN
11. Griffin of TV : MERV
12. Masculine : MALE
13. Russian city : OREL
21. Singer Page : PATTI
22. Plus : AND
23. Eastern Roman emperor: 364–78 : VALENS
25. Fountain drink : SODA
26. Bacteriologist's ___ dish : PETRI
27. Doff a derby, old style : UNHAT
28. Religious sculpture : PIETA
30. Stadium section : GRANDSTAND
31. Remus and Tom : UNCLES
34. Poisonous snake : ASP
35. Soul, in Sedan : AME
37. Transmit : SEND
39. "The ___ of You," 1940 song : NEARNESS
40. Swelling of tissues : EDEMA
45. Varnish base : LAC
48. British nursemaid : NANNIE
50. Taut : TENSE
51. Passageway : AISLE
52. What 48 Down pushes : PRAM
53. Costa ___ : RICA
54. Ancient Roman road : ITER
55. Deviate : VEER
56. Jason's ship : ARGO
57. Cargo : LOAD
61. Suffix with meteor : ITE
62. Chaney of films : LON

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