New York Times, Wednesday, September 19, 1984

Author: Joy L. Wouk
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
Joy L. Wouk has 124 pre-Shortz puzzles and 9 Shortz era puzzles in our database.
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1. Ancient Semitic deity : BAAL
5. Flat-bottomed boat : SCOW
9. Cans or fires : SACKS
14. Russian saint : OLGA
15. Charlie's widow : OONA
16. Swedish coin : KRONA
17. Reputation : ODOR
18. Friendly or Coe : FRED
19. Wild sheep of Asia : AMMON
20. Authoritative order writer : MANDATOR
22. Term in music : ATEMPO
23. Method : SYSTEM
24. Garbo : GRETA
25. Wild asses : ONAGERS
27. Then's companion : NOW
30. Chart again : REMAP
34. Ibsen heroine : NORA
35. Hem : EDGE
36. "Down with!" in Paris : ABAS
37. Embellish : ADORN
38. Jellifies : GELS
39. Thelonius ___, jazz musician : MONK
40. Throw down the glove : DEFY
41. Plume source : EGRET
42. Conjunction : AND
43. Substance consisting of giant molecules : POLYMER
45. Mimics : APERS
47. Strangers : ALIENS
51. Satie ballet : PARADE
53. Sought by many : INDEMAND
55. Luzon municipality : IRIGA
56. Body of laws : CODE
57. Uncle of Joseph : ESAU
58. Doctrine : TENET
59. Is in debt : OWES
60. To be, to Henri : ETRE
61. Waste maker : HASTE
62. Flaw : WART
63. Bar displays : RYES
1. Flourish : BOOM
2. Alan and Robert : ALDAS
3. Convulsive struggle : AGONY
4. Covers with grease : LARDS
5. Relent : SOFTEN
6. Decorative lacquers on screens : COROMANDELS
7. Unique person : ONER
8. Small mass : WAD
9. Emulates Rosalynn Sumners : SKATES
10. Round medieval helmet : ARMET
11. Rank below captain in the Navy : COMMANDER
12. Knoblike ornament : KNOP
13. " . . . in corpore ___" : SANO
21. On the peak : ATOP
22. Firth of Clyde island : ARRAN
24. Manipulate unfairly : GERRYMANDER
26. Stupid and silly : GOOFY
28. Eye amorously : OGLE
29. Posse land : WEST
30. Vishnu incarnation : RAMA
31. Black : EBON
32. Pompous elite group : MANDARINS
33. Request : ASK
35. ___ and dart molding : EGG
37. Worship : ADORE
41. New York canal : ERIE
43. Footlike : PEDATE
44. Firstborn : ELDEST
46. Famed English surgeon: 19th c. : PAGET
48. Eastern V.I.P. : EMEER
49. Disagreeable : NASTY
50. Gin : SNARE
51. Gist : PITH
52. Region : AREA
53. Hawkeye State : IOWA
54. Member's obligation : DUES
56. Daunt : COW

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