New York Times, Tuesday, July 3, 1984

Author:Arthur W. Palmer
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Arthur W. Palmer has 38 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1984, The New York Times
Across Down
1. White frost : HOAR
5. Cnossus' country : CRETE
10. Type of oil : LUBE
14. Behold! to Brutus : ECCE
15. Stair part : RISER
16. Catchall abbr. : ETAL
17. Auto pests : BACKSEATDRIVERS
20. Calculate approximately : ESTIMATE
21. Romance in verse : GESTE
22. "___ creature was stirring . . . " : NOTA
23. Eat out : DINE
25. Bit : SMIDGE
28. Type of skirt : MINI
29. Liturgical vestment : ALB
32. Viscount's superior : EARL
33. Price increase : BOOST
34. Society-page word : NEE
35. Wryneck's cousin : GREENWOODPECKER
39. ___ Arbor, Mich. : ANN
40. Busiest airport : OHARE
41. Ye ___ Shoppe : OLDE
42. Poe's Annabel : LEE
43. Type of learning : ROTE
44. Most tractable : TAMEST
46. Namesakes of Cantor's wife : IDAS
47. Cuckoopint : ARUM
48. Vietnamese capital : HANOI
51. Height : EMINENCE
55. Patrick Henry, for one : IRONCLADPATRIOT
58. Elfin being : PERI
59. One of the senses : SMELL
60. Hibernian : CELT
61. Fountain order : SODA
62. Hamlet's people : DANES
63. Raines or Fitzgerald : ELLA
1. Cupbearer to the gods : HEBE
2. Wood sorrels : OCAS
3. Bookkeeper: Abbr. : ACCT
4. Revive an old flame : REKINDLE
5. Produce : CREATE
6. Lariat : RIATA
7. Villa d'___ : ESTE
8. Kennedy, to pals : TED
9. Go wrong : ERR
10. Fashionable party : LEVEE
11. Shoshones : UTES
12. Starr of football fame : BART
13. Otherwise : ELSE
18. Los Angeles problem : SMOG
19. Light : IGNITE
23. Electron tube : DIODE
24. Police off. : INSP
25. He wrote "Love Story" : SEGAL
26. Seine feeder : MARNE
27. Dunne or Castle : IRENE
28. Victor ___, former comedian : MOORE
29. Talus locale : ANKLE
30. West Yorkshire city : LEEDS
31. Pierre's cap : BERET
33. Ferry and wherry : BOATS
36. Scandinavian : NORDIC
37. Order to Dobbin : WHOA
38. Trade : COMMERCE
44. Track preliminaries : TRIALS
45. Pittypat in "G.W.T.W." : AUNT
46. Ancient Greek district : IONIA
47. Plentiful : AMPLE
48. Coxae : HIPS
49. Martian: Comb. form : AREO
50. Sud's opposite : NORD
51. Garden in Genesis : EDEN
52. Maréchal ___ (type of rose) : NIEL
53. C.C.N.Y. is one : COLL
54. Kett of comics : ETTA
56. Mind-altering drug, for short : LSD
57. Dr.'s org. : AMA

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