New York Times, Monday, July 15, 1985

Author: Arthur W. Palmer
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Arthur W. Palmer has 38 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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Across Down
1. Schoolgoer in a nursery rhyme : LAMB
5. Brahman, e.g. : CASTE
10. Shower alternative : BATH
14. Aliform : ALAR
15. Nurses in Peking : AMAHS
16. She loved Narcissus : ECHO
17. Sub ___ (secretly) : ROSA
18. Incurred, as debts : RANUP
19. Dry : ARID
20. Skimming-stones-on-water pastime : DUCKSANDDRAKES
23. ___ Kett : ETTA
24. Before, to Byron : ERE
25. Birthplace of Pythagoras : SAMOS
27. Brief : ABSTRACT
32. Cherub : ANGEL
33. Baseball's Slaughter : ENOS
34. Hyson, e.g. : TEA
35. Former U.A.W. head : LEONARDWOODCOCK
39. Cash follower : IER
40. Alaskan statesman : EGAN
41. "Dallas" character : ELLIE
42. Ticket given to a bus rider : TRANSFER
45. Attachment to a fish line : SNELL
46. Gone by : AGO
47. Attention getter : AHEM
48. American trailing plant : PARTRIDGEBERRY
55. Poker holding : PAIR
56. Town near Harrisburg : ENOLA
57. Negatives : NOES
58. Kind of phobia : ACRO
59. Guide : STEER
60. Publisher's ponderous product : TOME
61. Dither : STEW
62. Civil wrongs : TORTS
63. Slammer : STIR
1. Dress for cooking : LARD
2. Baseballer Matty : ALOU
3. Not fem. or neut. : MASC
4. Railroad workers : BRAKEMEN
5. Weights of pearls : CARATS
6. Famous town SW of Cedar Rapids : AMANA
7. Tot's box-filler : SAND
8. Dull sound : THUD
9. Coffee, Italian style : ESPRESSO
10. Pharmacist's vessel : BEAKER
11. Farm unit : ACRE
12. "___ above all . . . ": Shak. : THIS
13. Mason's burden : HOD
21. Garment for Calpurnia : STOLA
22. Actor Carney : ART
25. Scoff : SNEER
26. Marketplace, in old Athens : AGORA
27. Sadat : ANWAR
28. Blessing : BOON
29. Coral reef : ATOLL
30. Rhodes or De Mille : CECIL
31. Capture : TAKE
32. Landed : ALIT
33. Brink : EDGE
36. Plant new trees : REFOREST
37. Star in Cygnus : DENEB
38. Fourteen Vatican leaders : CLEMENTS
43. Short of breadth : NARROW
44. An NCO : SGT
45. Large scissors : SHEARS
47. Ornamental tag : AGLET
48. Locarno ___: 1925 : PACT
49. River at Leeds : AIRE
50. Division word : INTO
51. Active one : DOER
52. Type of beer : ROOT
53. Ancient Gauls : REMI
54. W.W. I battle site : YSER
55. ___ de deux (duet) : PAS

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