New York Times, Thursday, September 1, 1983

Author:Eli Wesoff
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { Q V X }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Eli Wesoff has 92 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.

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© 1983, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Total : ADDUP
6. Neanderthal ___ : MAN
9. Transport in Aspen : TBAR
13. Part of a Blackmore title : LORNA
14. Salt or smoke : CURE
15. Moreno or Hayworth : RITA
16. Consecrated : BLEST
17. ___ part (dissemble) : ACTA
18. Earthmovers of a kind : ANTS
19. Inadvertent remark : SLIPOFTHETONGUE
22. Ireland, once : EIRE
23. Bifocal, e.g. : LENS
24. White House occupants in the 60's : JOHNSONS
28. Undone : RUINED
32. In ___ (sulking) : APET
33. Western writer Grey : ZANE
35. Word with house or keeper : STORE
36. One of the Gumps : MIN
37. Mythological eagle rider : ETANA
39. Have : OWN
40. Join a book club : ENROL
43. Beige : ECRU
44. Part of an acronym : INIT
45. Trawler gear : SEINES
47. Flagstad's namesakes : KIRSTENS
49. Producer of silk : ERIA
51. Ides of Mar. victim : CAES
52. Get spiffed again : FALLOFFTHEWAGON
59. Mealtime item : OLEO
60. Whitewall, e.g. : TIRE
61. Humiliate : ABASE
62. Horse of a reddish color : ROAN
63. Momentous times : ERAS
64. Radishes, e.g. : ROOTS
65. With "fu," a karate kin : KUNG
66. Corded fabric : REP
67. Units of force : DYNES
1. Vestments : ALBS
2. Barbie or Ken : DOLL
3. Number before vier : DREI
4. Like some funds at hand : UNSPENT
5. Creole, for one : PATOIS
6. "___ Ado About Nothing" : MUCH
7. U.S.S.R. cooperative : ARTEL
8. Not so messy : NEATER
9. Rapid follower : TRANSIT
10. Former V.I.P. at the Met : BING
11. Westernmost of the Aleutians : ATTU
12. Bulldoze, in Brighton : RASE
14. Form into a chain : CATENATE
20. Reacted to terror : FROZE
21. Responsibility : ONUS
24. Jesse or Henry : JAMES
25. Think : OPINE
26. Philosopher Bergson : HENRI
27. Kind of bar : SNACK
29. Not a soul : NOONE
30. Stu of old films : ERWIN
31. Scars on cars : DENTS
34. Adds nutrients : ENRICHES
38. Invisible emanations : AURAE
41. "With ___ kiss . . . ": Tennyson : ONELONG
42. Dodecanese island: It. : LERO
44. Birth announcement : ITSABOY
46. Baker's gadget : SIFTER
48. Alaska was his "folly" : SEWARD
50. Burning : AFIRE
52. Bisect : FORK
53. Name of three baseball brothers : ALOU
54. Spare : LEAN
55. Word with door : TRAP
56. Jewish title of honor : GAON
57. Bone: Comb. form : OSTE
58. Promontory : NESS

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