New York Times, Thursday, September 12, 1985

Author:June A. Boggs
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 301 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, XRef: 0
June A. Boggs has 28 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.

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© 1985, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Soph, formerly : FROSH
6. "Thanks ___!" : ALOT
10. Mitts : PAWS
14. A Montague : ROMEO
15. Monstrous lizard : GILA
16. Loretta's teaser on "M*A*S*H" : ALAN
17. Serene Spielberg? : EVENSTEVEN
19. O'Hara's place : TARA
20. Mean : DENOTE
21. In a decline : ABATING
23. Depend : RELY
25. Seabees' branch : NAVY
26. Sport's club : BAT
29. Make a call : DIAL
31. Outmoded : ROCOCO
35. Husband of Jezebel : AHAB
37. Connors cart? : CHUCKWAGON
39. "Ora pro ___" : NOBIS
41. Yoko : ONO
42. Takes the top off : SKIMS
43. Convivial Mudd? : JOLLYROGER
46. Bacchanalian cry : EVOE
47. Verdi work : OTELLO
48. Waxed cheese : EDAM
50. Time abbr. : EST
51. Political coalition : BLOC
53. Hit, biblical style : SMIT
55. Netman René : LACOSTE
58. He wrote "Sodome et Gomorrhe" : PROUST
62. Atmosphere : AURA
63. First man's sweeting? : ADAMSAPPLE
66. Roman way : ITER
67. Hub : NAVE
68. Be reprimanded : GETIT
69. Pigeon follower : TOED
70. Showdown action : DRAW
71. Subject to ablation : ERODE
1. Flintstone or Allen : FRED
2. Be footloose : ROVE
3. Augur : OMEN
4. Mister, in San Cristóbal : SENOR
5. Led a talk show : HOSTED
6. Historical period : AGE
7. Ullmann : LIV
8. N.Y. city : OLEAN
9. Kind of beetle or oak : TANBARK
10. Duke dessert? : PATTYCAKE
11. Jai ___ : ALAI
12. Admonish : WARN
13. Hose run : SNAG
18. Purposive : TELIC
22. Acknowledges : AVOWS
24. Lout : YAHOO
26. Knee instrument, in a song : BANJO
27. ___ and a holler : AHOOT
28. Tennis preceder : TABLE
30. Fencing maneuver : LUNGE
32. Rocket nose : OGIVE
33. Lake and Perry : COMOS
34. Start : ONSET
36. Cosby two-by-four? : BILLBOARD
38. College girls : COEDS
40. Wd. divisions : SYLLS
44. ___ branch (entirely) : ROOTAND
45. Inclines : RAMPS
49. Desert sight : MIRAGE
52. Juniper : CEDAR
54. Companion of John Barleycorn : TOPER
55. Café au ___ : LAIT
56. Durant or LaSalle : AUTO
57. Manitoban Indian : CREE
59. Words with par and snuff : UPTO
60. Make skid marks, perhaps : SLID
61. Place for a chapeau : TETE
64. Biography by D. Hanna: 1960 : AVA
65. Clowder sound : MEW

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