INJENUITY

New York Times, Sunday, July 6, 1986

Author:Bette Sue Cohen
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 168, Blocks: 86, Avg Word Len: 5.27, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 737 (avg 1.66)
Open Squares: 157, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 17, XRef: 0
Bette Sue Cohen has 41 pre-Shortz puzzles and 6 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Thesaurus name : ROGET
6. ___ National Park, Okla. : PLATT
11. Lady Hamilton : EMMA
15. Calif. univ. : UCLA
19. It opened on Broadway on 9/25/79 : EVITA
20. Turnkey : JAILER
21. Alaska's ___ Islands : NEAR
22. Walking ___ (elated) : ONAIR
23. Shaw play : MAJORBARBARA
25. Result of a bottleneck : TRAFFICJAM
27. Take ___ the lam : ITON
28. School tool : RULER
29. They pull in pushers : NARCS
31. Play the siren : ALLURE
32. Gadget for Calvin Peete : TEE
33. Of muscular vigor : TONAL
34. Endeavor : ASSAY
35. Ages, as cheese : RIPENS
36. Hall of "Let's Make a Deal" : MONTY
37. Civilian clothes : MUFTI
38. Spain's Gulf of ___ : ROSAS
39. Grandeur : MAJESTY
42. Label on some merchandise : MADEINJAPAN
44. Make picots : TAT
47. "And, after all, what ___?": Byron : ISALIE
48. Hindu ascetic : FAKIR
49. Pitcher Hershiser : OREL
50. He played Injun Joe : JORY
51. More pleasant : NICER
52. He wrote "The Maids" : GENET
53. Thief or tenant : TAKER
55. "Horse designed by a committee" : CAMEL
56. Solidify : CAKE
57. A leporid : HARE
58. Priestley's "Johnson ___ Jordan" : OVER
59. Shaggy : COMATE
60. Off. Pulver, e.g. : ENS
61. Yorick, for one : COURTJESTER
65. Hirsch or Jolley : TRAINER
66. Sans reserve : OPENLY
68. Peter in a nursery rhyme : EATER
69. Jarred : GRATED
70. Terms of office : TENURES
72. Actor in "Brideshead Revisited" : JEREMYIRONS
74. Poke : JAB
77. Wilkes of "G.W.T.W." : ASHLEY
78. Knot in yarn : BURL
79. Favorable review : RAVE
80. "Next of skin" : HEIR
81. German sculptor-painter: c.1440–1533 : STOSS
82. Garden plant : PANSY
83. Fashion : FRAME
85. Beef casing : DERMA
86. Psychic affinity : TELE
87. Custom : WONT
88. Scoters : COOTS
89. Unfruitful : BARREN
90. " . . . ___ I saw Elba" : ERE
91. Agamemnon's wooden wile : TROJANHORSE
94. Mixed with a lesser metal : ALLOYED
95. S. S. Van Dine's ___ Vance : PHILO
96. Tia and tante : AUNTS
97. Done in : SLAIN
98. Erase : DELETE
100. Like marjoram : MINTY
101. ___ on (serves) : WAITS
102. Word with bone or breaker : JAW
105. Make effervescent : AERATE
106. Co-star in "Under Fire" : NOLTE
107. Dive : JOINT
108. Bali neighbor : JAVA
109. Clothing size : JUNIORMISS
111. An Oscar winner in 1960 : SHIRLEYJONES
114. Christie's "There is ___" : ATIDE
115. Turkish regiment : ALAI
116. Felt : SENSED
117. Manifest : OVERT
118. Anonymous Richards : ROES
119. Bpl. of John Crowe Ransom : TENN
120. Inquired : ASKED
121. Davis of "Dark Victory" : BETTE
1. Send money, as in payment : REMIT
2. Rounded : OVATE
3. Assoc. of Kilroy : GIJOE
4. Jacket or collar : ETON
5. Ralph Rackstraw, e.g. : TAR
6. Series of bets : PARLAY
7. Slander : LIBEL
8. Opposite of apterous : ALAR
9. River near Gerona : TER
10. Bus pass : TRANSFER
11. Board Amtrak : ENTRAIN
12. Lenity : MERCY
13. "Serpico" author : MAAS
14. Sound from Sandy : ARF
15. Sam and Tom : UNCLES
16. Certain Louisianian : CAJUN
17. They need good memories : LIARS
18. Weapon: Fr. : ARME
20. Chic : JAUNTY
22. Crankcase section : OILPAN
24. Charlotte, Emily or Anne : BRONTE
26. Name of two kings of Iraq : FAISAL
30. Italian wine center : ASTI
33. Poitier's "___ With Love" : TOSIR
34. I.R.S. activity : AUDIT
35. Cowboy, at times : ROPER
36. Skirmish : MELEE
37. Create : MAKE
38. More uncommon : RARER
39. Chop, as meat : MINCE
40. Man of Manchuria : ASIAN
41. Valley in NW Wyo. : JACKSONHOLE
42. "The Spanish Guitarist" painter : MANET
43. Wag : JOKER
44. Cartoon team : TOMANDJERRY
45. Virtue or valor : ARETE
46. Wat ___, English rebel : TYLER
48. Charon's vessel : FERRY
50. Farr of "M*A*S*H" : JAMIE
52. Frenchmen : GAULS
53. Kind of pole : TOTEM
54. ___ Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center : AVERY
55. Ulsters : COATS
57. Baklava ingredient : HONEY
59. Stretch one's neck : CRANE
61. Goddess who knew her oats : CERES
62. Ridicules : JEERS
63. "___ to bed . . . " : EARLY
64. Jeanne d'Arc: Abbr. : STE
65. Valuable collection : TROVE
67. Throb : PULSE
69. Metric units : GRAMS
70. Kind of bud : TASTE
71. Chemical compound : ESTER
72. Camarilla : JUNTA
73. Incensed : IRATE
75. "A Man and a Woman" actress : AIMEE
76. Stigmatize : BRAND
78. Type of clock : BANJO
80. Long-necked wading bird : HERON
82. First Pulitzer Prize novelist : POOLE
83. Score doubled : FORTY
84. First woman to govern a state : ROSS
85. Certain display of paintings : DALIS
87. Hale or Hardy : WRITER
88. "The Barefoot ___" : CONTESSA
89. "The Exorcist" author : BLATTY
91. Nickname for Lou Groza : THETOE
92. "Dared clean his ___ front of him": Pushkin : NAILSIN
93. Emulate a jaeger : HUNT
94. Straightened : ALINED
95. Highland wraps : PLAIDS
97. Left port : SAILED
98. Second: Comb. form : DEUTO
99. Cartoonist Bushmiller : ERNIE
100. American Indian language phylum : MOSAN
101. Less desirable : WORSE
102. Leigh or Blair : JANET
103. Prevent : AVERT
104. Refuse : WASTE
105. Discordant : AJAR
106. Where sudd grows : NILE
107. Make quick turns : JINK
108. Jupiter : JOVE
110. Tatami : MAT
112. Dads and lads : HES
113. Snow chaser : JOB

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