New York Times, Saturday, July 17, 1982

Author: Robert Katz
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Spans: 4
Robert Katz has 73 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
1
P
2
A
3
T
4
E
5
S
6
L
7
E
8
W
9
L
10
I
11
L
12
I
13
E
V
I
L
14
T
T
E
S
T
15
E
N
O
S
16
P
E
R
I
17
G
O
R
D
T
R
18
U
F
F
L
E
19
O
R
E
20
O
N
E
A
21
S
T
O
L
E
22
I
D
E
A
23
A
24
B
E
T
25
M
26
E
27
A
D
O
W
M
28
U
S
H
R
O
29
O
30
M
31
S
32
A
R
G
O
T
33
M
I
A
S
34
R
A
P
35
G
I
R
L
36
L
37
E
H
A
R
38
M
O
N
A
39
I
C
E
40
G
U
R
U
41
T
A
N
G
S
42
C
A
E
43
S
A
R
S
M
44
U
45
S
H
R
O
O
M
46
A
B
E
E
47
B
E
E
T
48
A
49
M
50
A
R
O
51
L
A
R
D
52
A
53
B
54
A
55
D
E
S
T
R
56
O
57
Y
I
N
G
A
58
N
G
E
L
59
E
M
I
R
60
V
E
N
G
E
61
A
R
E
A
62
N
O
N
E
63
A
S
T
I
64
B
A
R
N
© 1982, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Type of dough : PATE
5. Scads : SLEW
9. Caron role: 1953 : LILI
13. Three monkeys' no-no : EVIL
14. Statistical trial : TTEST
15. A grandson of Eve : ENOS
16. Prized edible fungus : PERIGORDTRUFFLE
19. Blende, e.g. : ORE
20. ___-cat (ball game) : ONEA
21. Wrap : STOLE
22. Brainstorm : IDEA
23. Be an accomplice : ABET
25. Cultivated edible fungi : MEADOWMUSHROOMS
32. Jargon : ARGOT
33. Farrow and Slavenska : MIAS
34. Séance sound : RAP
35. Jeune fille : GIRL
36. He composed "The Merry Widow" : LEHAR
38. Actress Barrie : MONA
39. Surface for Gretzky : ICE
40. Eastern solon : GURU
41. Sharp tastes : TANGS
42. Wild edible fungus : CAESARSMUSHROOM
46. ___ in one's bonnet : ABEE
47. Mangel-wurzel : BEET
48. Bitter, in Bologna : AMARO
51. Pork product : LARD
52. Desert wear : ABA
55. Wild, deadly fungus : DESTROYINGANGEL
59. Turkish title : EMIR
60. Vindicate : VENGE
61. Zone : AREA
62. "And then there were ___" : NONE
63. Wine town in Piedmont : ASTI
64. Bossy's abode : BARN
1. Melon or pumpkin : PEPO
2. Assert : AVER
3. Balloon ___ : TIRE
4. Yalie : ELI
5. Brook : STREAM
6. Clytemnestra's mother : LEDA
7. New York time : EST
8. When Jan. comes : WTR
9. "There is nothing ___ me but honor . . . ": Francis I : LEFTTO
10. Dope : INFO
11. Droop : LOLL
12. Listener's phrase : ISEE
14. " . . . yielding place ___": Tennyson : TONEW
17. "Waiting for ___" : GODOT
18. Consumers : USERS
22. Teraph : IDOL
23. Tibet is here : ASIA
24. Indian caste : BHAR
25. Prestidigitation : MAGIC
26. Heath : ERICA
27. Sign a contract : AGREE
28. Sound of comprehension : UMHUM
29. Maine town : ORONO
30. Tropical fruit : MANGO
31. Twitch : SPASM
36. Play the siren : LURE
37. Gaelic : ERSE
38. Rialto : MART
40. Magda is one : GABOR
41. "___ Calls It Murder": Gardner : THEDA
43. French existentialist : SARTRE
44. Congo feeder : UBANGI
45. Suit fabric : SERGE
48. South Yemen capital : ADEN
49. Office note : MEMO
50. B ___ Baker : ASIN
51. Whisk-broom target : LINT
52. Pearl Mosque site : AGRA
53. Milwaukee brew : BEER
54. Presidential middle name : ALAN
56. Female gametes : OVA
57. Sycophant's word : YES
58. Collar : NAB

Found bugs or have suggestions?