New York Times, Thursday, August 27, 1987

Author:Judith Perry
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { F J Q V Z }, Scrabble score: 317 (avg 1.70)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0
Judith Perry has 22 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1987, The New York Times
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1. Ice-cream flavor : MOCHA
6. Box : SPAR
10. Injury : HARM
14. "Oklahoma!" aunt : ELLER
15. Deli offering : HERO
16. State or river : OHIO
17. Frighten : ALARM
18. Spoken : ORAL
19. N.Z. parrots : KEAS
20. Weak : NAMBYPAMBY
22. Ingests : EATS
23. Lincoln Ctr. attraction : MET
24. Welcome time for employees : PAYDAY
26. Motley crowd : RAGTAG
30. Walk heavily : CLOMP
32. Exhausted : ALLIN
33. Targets for some kickers : GOALPOSTS
37. Suggestive look : LEER
38. "Thoughtful" flower : PANSY
39. Boat's central structure : KEEL
40. Daily dozen : EXERCISES
42. Room in a Greek temple : CELLA
43. Mehitabel's companion : ARCHY
44. Ambush : WAYLAY
45. Sealskin boot : MUKLUK
48. Misspeak : ERR
49. Hillside dugout : ABRI
50. Helplessly; inevitably : WILLYNILLY
57. Leonine sound : ROAR
58. Certain savings accts : IRAS
59. A k a : ALIAS
60. Den : LAIR
61. Moslem judge : CADI
62. "Beau ___": Wren book : GESTE
63. Indian meal : ATTA
64. Patella's location : KNEE
65. Organic compound : ESTER
1. Denote : MEAN
2. Earthenware pot : OLLA
3. Symbol of silence : CLAM
4. Basil, e.g. : HERB
5. A West Point graduate : ARMYMAN
6. Young hog : SHOAT
7. Beautician's specialty, for short : PERM
8. Native of Oman : ARAB
9. Rotund : ROLYPOLY
10. Chicanery : HOKEYPOKEY
11. In the van : AHEAD
12. Lariat : RIATA
13. Like some tree trunks : MOSSY
21. Reade's "___ Woffington" : PEG
25. Elec. unit : AMP
26. Respiratory sound : RALE
27. "Family Ties" member : ALEX
28. Merriment : GLEE
29. Note of a robin or lark : TIRRALIRRA
30. Rabbit : CONEY
31. Girl : LASS
33. Cut : GASH
34. Vend : SELL
35. Anatomical tissue : TELA
36. Destroy : SLAY
38. Dickens character : PICKWICK
41. French vineyard : CRU
42. Slaughter : CARNAGE
44. Twisted : WRY
45. TV actress Gibbs : MARLA
46. W.W. I menace : UBOAT
47. Poisonous snake : KRAIT
48. Miss Dinsmore : ELSIE
51. Asian country : IRAN
52. Take on cargo : LADE
53. Small land masses in the Seine : ILES
54. Itemize : LIST
55. Recent : LATE
56. French river : YSER

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