New York Times, Tuesday, August 2, 1983

Author: Arthur W. Palmer
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 12, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Arthur W. Palmer has 38 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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Across Down
1. Mets' stadium : SHEA
5. Roman goddess : VESTA
10. "The Man Who ___ to Dinner" : CAME
14. Decree ___ : NISI
15. River through Bavaria : ILLER
16. "___! poor Yorick" : ALAS
17. Sunburn inducers : ULTRAVIOLETRAYS
20. Strategic barrier : BLOCKADE
21. Up the bet : RAISE
22. Kind of grass or flower : RICE
23. Groove : SLIT
25. Bovary, e.g. : MADAME
28. Ostriches' cousins : EMUS
29. Actress Ullmann : LIV
32. Norway's king : OLAF
33. Airborne : ALOFT
34. Sayings collection : ANA
35. Mrs. Cripps, in "Pinafore" : LITTLEBUTTERCUP
39. King topper : ACE
40. Eat away : ERODE
41. Prefix for dynamic : AERO
42. Type of herring : RED
43. Neap or flood : TIDE
44. Jim Palmer specialty : SLIDER
46. "Of ___ I Sing" : THEE
47. Ball ___ hammer : PEEN
48. Where Anaxagoras shopped : AGORA
51. Type of bacon : CANADIAN
55. Song hit of 1899 : MYWILDIRISHROSE
58. Woody's son : ARLO
59. Unattended : ALONE
60. Preminger : OTTO
61. Turn's partner : TOSS
62. Basted : SEWED
63. Neck affliction : PAIN
1. Slight : SNUB
2. Beans measurement : HILL
3. This, to Manuel : ESTO
4. 747, e.g. : AIRCRAFT
5. Brisk, in music : VIVACE
6. Leave out : ELIDE
7. Type of gin : SLOE
8. ___ Aviv : TEL
9. Exist : ARE
10. Gem weight : CARAT
11. Jai ___ : ALAI
12. Willie of diamond fame : MAYS
13. Existence : ESSE
18. Tamiroff : AKIM
19. "Valse ___" : TRISTE
23. Struck : SMOTE
24. Air, to a Berliner : LUFT
25. Grinding tooth : MOLAR
26. Wonderland visitor : ALICE
27. Passé : DATED
28. Baffle : ELUDE
29. Spiked the punch : LACED
30. Habituate : INURE
31. Steam : VAPOR
33. Residence : ABODE
36. Deadly : LETHAL
37. Canal or Indian : ERIE
38. Cloud effluence : RAINDROP
44. Realized : SENSED
45. A daughter of Laban : LEAH
46. Threesomes : TRIOS
47. Author of "Common Sense" : PAINE
48. Amo, amas, ___ : AMAT
49. Stabilizing device, for short : GYRO
50. Certain hooters : OWLS
51. Exult : CROW
52. Theta-kappa connection : IOTA
53. ___ spumante : ASTI
54. Relative of krypton : NEON
56. "___ Kapital" : DAS
57. ___ de France : ILE

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