New York Times, Monday, July 12, 1982

Author:Bette Sue Cohen
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { F J Q X }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 16, XRef: 2, Spans: 2
Bette Sue Cohen has 41 pre-Shortz puzzles and 6 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Salami emporium : DELI
5. Degrade : ABASE
10. "When I was ___ . . . " : ALAD
14. Stratford-on-___ : AVON
15. Role for Heston : MOSES
16. "___-Tough," Reynolds film : SEMI
17. With 53 Across, quote by Emerson : MENAREWHATTHEIR
20. Before, to Spenser : ERE
21. Robert ___ : ELEE
22. Rise rapidly : ROCKET
23. Air homophone : HEIR
24. ___ Hari : MATA
25. Gorgon slain by Perseus : MEDUSA
28. Elevate to sainthood : CANONIZE
32. Fred's sister : ADELE
33. Hope from Conn. : LANGE
34. Gypsy : ROM
35. Acarid : TICK
36. Tureen adjunct : LADLE
37. Dwindle : WANE
38. Guidonian note : ELA
39. Wrong-number word : SORRY
40. Shankar's instrument : SITAR
41. Sibling, e.g. : RELATIVE
43. Just : MERELY
44. Pro ___ (proportionally) : RATA
45. Mentally sound : SANE
46. Seer at Delphi : ORACLE
49. Up-and-down man : OTIS
50. Refreshment for Jane Marple : TEA
53. See 17 Across : MOTHERSMADETHEM
56. Fencing sword : EPEE
57. Gladden : ELATE
58. Underdone : RARE
59. ___-do-well : NEER
60. Mamie van ___ : DOREN
61. Presently : ANON
1. Subject of a "South Pacific" song : DAME
2. Ending for when or where : EVER
3. Like an anchorite : LONE
4. Pig ___ poke : INA
5. Earhart : AMELIA
6. Arbor : BOWER
7. Arthur of tennis : ASHE
8. Goudge's "The Child from the ___" : SEA
9. Alienate : ESTRANGE
10. Depth charge: Slang : ASHCAN
11. Garden herb : LEEK
12. Friend, to Deneuve : AMIE
13. Gossip's lowdown : DIRT
18. Della of songdom : REESE
19. From head ___ : TOTOE
23. TV's "The Incredible ___" : HULK
24. Virile : MANLY
25. Alma follower : MATER
26. Circus Maximus emcee : EDILE
27. Sticker : DECAL
28. Framework : CADRE
29. Incensed : IRATE
30. Of an area : ZONAL
31. Abrasive substance : EMERY
33. Insect stage : LARVA
36. Lagged behind : LOITERED
37. Cable : WIRE
39. Fusty : STALE
40. Paine's "Common ___" : SENSE
42. Macdonald's private eye : ARCHER
43. Kind of aunt or voyage : MAIDEN
45. Utter : STATE
46. "The ___," Peck vehicle : OMEN
47. Ratline : ROPE
48. Suit to ___ : ATEE
49. Sharif or Bradley : OMAR
50. Comparative word : THAN
51. Architect Saarinen : EERO
52. Last word : AMEN
54. Middle-Eur. native : SLO
55. ___-la-la : TRA

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