New York Times, Monday, July 14, 1986

Author: Arthur W. Palmer
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { F J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0
Arthur W. Palmer has 38 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Take a risk : DARE
5. Blood of the gods : ICHOR
10. Thailand, formerly : SIAM
14. Exude : EMIT
15. Feature of a lariat : NOOSE
16. Ruin : UNDO
17. Alexander's horse : BUCEPHALUS
19. Twice DLII : MCIV
20. Neighbor of Mex. : USA
21. Beginner for scope : TELE
22. Pact, in Paris : TRAITE
24. " . . . ___ is the night": Keats : TENDER
26. Administer : DIRECT
28. Brother of Eris : ARES
30. Sort of roof : MANSARD
33. Donkey : BURRO
36. Lacking enthusiasm : TEPID
38. Type of hold : TOE
39. Later : ANON
40. Georgia nut : PECAN
41. ___ libre : CUBA
42. Fam. member : SIS
43. Flynn of film fame : ERROL
44. Puzzle : POSER
45. Type of cheese : STILTON
47. Shield : EGIS
49. Tidier : NEATER
51. Paean : ANTHEM
55. Shack : LEANTO
57. "Paradise Lost," e.g. : EPIC
59. Eggs for Cato : OVA
60. " . . . but as it ___, it ain't": Carroll : ISNT
61. The Duke of Wellington's horse : COPENHAGEN
64. Italian wine center : ASTI
65. Emulate Stephen Douglas : ORATE
66. Starr of football fame : BART
67. Stagger : REEL
68. Hen : LAYER
69. One of the Setons : ANYA
1. Actor's first performance : DEBUT
2. Divert : AMUSE
3. Puerto ___ : RICAN
4. Time of juin : ETE
5. Be innate : INHERE
6. Christmas-stocking item for brats : COAL
7. Sank a putt, with "out" : HOLED
8. Columbus inst. : OSU
9. Curb : RESTRAIN
10. Poisonous plants of the cashew family : SUMACS
11. Caligula's horse : INCITATUS
12. Access for a miner : ADIT
13. Actuate : MOVE
18. Beginner for dactyl : PTERO
23. Cleave : REND
25. Fix a sock : DARN
27. Transfix : IMPALE
29. Creator of Tristram Shandy : STERNE
31. Lap or ward follower : ROBE
32. Letter opener : DEAR
33. Fish or singing voice : BASS
34. Part of an army : UNIT
35. Quixote's horse : ROSINANTE
37. Type of system : ECO
40. Rigid code : PROTOCOL
41. Expenditure : COST
43. "L'___, c'est moi" : ETAT
44. Snuff quantity : PINCH
46. Soup ingredient : LENTIL
48. Certain dive : GAINER
50. Compensate : REPAY
52. Snead contemporary : HOGAN
53. "Ay, ___ inch a king": Shak. : EVERY
54. A ray : MANTA
55. Fibber : LIAR
56. "___ Quam Videri," N.C. motto : ESSE
58. Rose or Rozelle : PETE
62. Old Danish coin : ORA
63. Rhyme scheme : ABA

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