New York Times, Monday, August 9, 1982

Author: Evelyn Benshoof
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
Evelyn Benshoof has 71 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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Across Down
1. ___ Mountains, Alaska : BAIRD
6. Type of type : AGATE
11. Label : TAB
14. "Li'l" one : ABNER
15. Pal of Pythias : DAMON
16. Japanese game : IGO
17. Race-track habitué : HANDICAPPER
19. Fastener : PIN
20. Culminate : CEASE
21. Early French coin : OBOLE
23. Confront boldly : ACCOST
26. Disembarked from a jet : DEPLANED
29. Teller : RELATOR
31. City or town: Fr. : VILLE
32. Cabal : PLOT
33. School in Vincennes : ECOLE
35. Discerned : SAW
38. Jolson and Capp : ALS
39. Censured : REBUKED
41. Speed : HIE
42. Moore's "The Ballad of Baby ___" : DOE
43. Troop encampment : ETAPE
44. Equal : SAME
45. Famous race track : ASCOT
47. Perished like Icarus : DROWNED
50. Grew fat : BATTENED
53. Battery terminals : ANODES
54. Vestiges : ASHES
55. Flower : ASTER
57. Aunt, in Toluca : TIA
58. Without adequate help : SHORTHANDED
64. Chinese dynasty : HAN
65. Auriculate : EARED
66. Belgian city : LIEGE
67. Lineman : END
68. Dry cleaners, at times : DYERS
69. Pry : SNOOP
1. "Nonsense!" : BAH
2. Camel's-hair fabric : ABA
3. Swiss river : INN
4. British soldier of 1775 : REDCOAT
5. Most boring : DRIEST
6. Dickens-Nabokov heroines : ADAS
7. Stared : GAPED
8. Elec. unit : AMP
9. Kind of hold : TOE
10. Matriculated : ENROLLED
11. Reveal plans too early : TIPONESHAND
12. Pliant : AGILE
13. Filleted : BONED
18. Roman statesman : CATO
22. Laced, ankle-high shoe : BAL
23. National hero of Hungary : ARPAD
24. Part of a string quartet : CELLO
25. In the immediate vicinity : CLOSEATHAND
27. Drew forth : EVOKED
28. Scads : PILE
30. Car dealer's come-on : REBATE
34. Chalice : CUP
36. Evangelist McPherson : AIMEE
37. Dandelion and plantain : WEEDS
39. Discontinued activity : RECESSED
40. Town on the Thames : ETON
44. Under oath at a trial : SWORNIN
46. ___ Anne de Beaupré : STE
48. "Jabberwocky" creature : RATH
49. Ryan and Tatum : ONEALS
50. Use a Jacuzzi : BATHE
51. Native of Kuala Lumpur : ASIAN
52. Bold one : DARER
56. Norms: Abbr. : STDS
59. Timothy produces it : HAY
60. Assayer's concern : ORE
61. ___ volente : DEO
62. Self-importance : EGO
63. Agt. : DEP

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