WHO'S ZOO IN SPORTS

New York Times, Sunday, August 3, 1986

Author:Jeanette K. Brill
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 168, Blocks: 88, Avg Word Len: 5.25, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 673 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 147, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 8, XRef: 0
Jeanette K. Brill has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles and 2 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Baseball Hall of Famer Maranville : RABBIT
7. Musical sign : CLEF
11. Ooze : SEEP
15. Boorish person : SLOB
19. Charm : ALLURE
20. English statesman: 1880–1959 : HOARE
22. Collection of maps : ATLAS
24. Irish Free State : EIRE
25. N.Y. Yankee: 1954–62 : MOOSESKOWRON
27. Baseball Hall of Famer : CHICKHAFEY
29. Golf stroke : PUTT
30. Keepsake : TOKEN
31. Film shots : TAKES
33. Atelier items : EASELS
34. Propelled a dinghy : OARED
35. Lag behind : TRAIL
36. Prefix with metric : OPTO
37. Johnny ___ : REB
40. Play the lead : STAR
41. Agitate : CHURN
42. No longer active : EXTINCT
45. Clever escape : ELUSION
47. Baseball Hall of Famer : GOOSEGOSLIN
49. Twosome in "Roberta" : ARS
51. Plant shoot : TILLER
52. Coquette : FLIRT
53. Suffix with Ham or Shem : ITIC
54. Small needle case : ETUI
55. Do-nothing : IDLER
56. Ascertain : LEARN
57. Orchid byproduct : SALEP
59. Marine locating system : SOFAR
60. Songwriter Evans : REDD
61. Roast, in Rouen : ROTI
62. Prying bar : LEVER
63. Brackish : SALINE
64. Tokyo, formerly : EDO
65. Middleweight boxing champ: 1926 : TIGERFLOWERS
68. Mournful : TRISTE
69. Feel about blindly : GROPE
71. Golf's ___ Cup : RYDER
72. Trample : POACH
73. Dress size : PETITE
75. American skier: 1945–76 : SPIDERSABICH
79. Gen. Arnold, to friends : HAP
82. Memorable Sir Harry : LAUDER
83. Where Englishmen get out in the Aire : LEEDS
84. Kolinsky, e.g. : MINK
85. Emulate Harry (The Cat) Brecheen : HURL
86. Revealed fallibility : ERRED
87. Darnell or Evans : LINDA
88. Wilander, for one : SWEDE
90. Medieval note : LONGA
91. Beards growing on farms : AWNS
92. Talking bird : MYNA
93. The void of infinite space : INANE
94. Creator of Hyman Kaplan : ROSTEN
95. Be left on base : DIE
96. Baseball Hall of Famer : BUCKLEONARD
99. Eden denizen : SERPENT
100. Gratings forming screens : GRILLES
102. Make a second attempt : RETRY
103. Smooth the way : PAVE
104. Linemen, for short : RTS
105. Army mascot : MULE
106. Adorée of silent films : RENEE
107. "Stormy Weather" composer : ARLEN
108. Capital of Turkey : ANKARA
111. Quiche ingredient : BACON
112. Scoff : SNEER
113. "Peter Pan" pirate : SMEE
117. Memorable Alabama coach : BEARBRYANT
119. Baseball Hall of Famer : DUCKYMEDWICK
122. The Cat Nation : ERIE
123. Looey's aide : SARGE
124. Filched : STOLE
125. Subtle distinction : NUANCE
126. Stupid one : DOLT
127. Devil's-trumpet, e.g. : WEED
128. Eared vessel : EWER
129. Cared for : TENDED
1. Incline : RAMP
2. Baseball family name : ALOU
3. Escutcheon spoiler : BLOT
4. Washout : BUST
5. Anger : IRE
6. One who makes a will : TESTATOR
7. Short necklace : CHOKER
8. Mooed : LOWED
9. Merit : EARN
10. Back : FRO
11. Activity dreaded by QB's : SACKING
12. Waters or Merman : ETHEL
13. Ivy League team : ELIS
14. Felt shoe : PAC
15. April-to-October, for baseball : SEASON
16. Animation : LIFE
17. Pitcher Hershiser : OREL
18. Provincial Ottoman rulers : BEYS
21. Commit with confidence : ENTRUST
23. Doubting Thomas : SKEPTIC
26. Holy Moslem book : KORAN
28. With ___ hand (humbly) : HATIN
32. Swiss river : AARE
34. Willow twig : OSIER
35. McCullough's "The ___ Birds" : THORN
36. Hybrid primrose : OXLIP
37. Opt for ease : RETIRE
38. Suppressed : ELIDED
39. Football Hall of Famer : BULLDOGTURNER
41. Coconut fiber : COIR
42. Fragrant chemical compounds : ESTERS
43. A Cy Young Award winner: 1974 : CATFISHHUNTER
44. Absentee of sorts : TRUANT
46. Luge or pung : SLED
47. Egg white : GLAIR
48. Houston athlete : OILER
50. Follower of yes or no : SIREE
52. Elaborate party : FETE
54. Borne by the wind : EOLIC
56. Theater section : LOGE
57. Conduit : SEWER
58. Says it's so : AVERS
59. Cooke of tennis fame : SARAH
61. More mature : RIPER
62. Mineral deposits : LODES
63. Gilliflower : STOCK
65. Lugged : TOTED
66. Sautéed : FRIED
67. City in Israel : LYDDA
70. Emulates Shoemaker : RIDES
72. State tree of Ark. : PINE
73. Entreat : PLEAD
74. Nocturnal insect : EARWIG
75. Moves stealthily : SLINKS
76. Kind of code : PENAL
77. Improve : AMEND
78. Wait : BIDE
80. Silvery : ARGENT
81. Grant Wood's "Woman with ___" : PLANTS
85. R.N.'s habitat : HOSP
87. French secondary school : LYCEE
88. Trap : SNARE
89. Cautious : WARY
90. Signora Ponti : LOREN
92. Devices for stamping ornaments in relief : MULLARS
93. Plans : INTENDS
94. Worshipful : REVERENT
96. Short publicity notice : BLURB
97. Built : ERECTED
98. She had a way with wine : OENO
99. Hawthorne's birthplace : SALEM
101. Turkish inn : IMARET
103. Predator : PREYER
106. Roam at large : RANGE
107. Talus : ANKLE
108. Not up : ABED
109. ___ Deep, oceanic depression : NERO
110. Himalayan ibex : KAIL
111. Unadorned : BARE
112. Flat-bottomed boat : SCOW
113. Pitcher Craig ___ : SWAN
114. Obey : MIND
115. "___ homo!" : ECCE
116. Supplemented, with "out" : EKED
118. Swerve : YAW
120. Salt Lake City athlete : UTE
121. Owing : DUE

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